Reflections of the Rockies and Alaska Cruise

Ocean Cruise

Victoria to Vancouver
Experience the best of the Canadian Rockies, including a two-day rail adventure aboard the famous Rocky Mountaineer. Conclude with a cruise through Alaska’s iconic Inside Passage.

Trip notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • This itinerary is operated by Travelmarvel, part of the APT Travel Group
  • Overseas transfers, port charges and tipping included
  • Prices are for land/rail/cruise only. Flights not included

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Tour Provider APT
Number Of Days
Price From
Start Location
Victoria, Canada
End Location
Vancouver, Canada
Age Range
Avg. 45+
Group Size
10 to 45
Tour Style
Tour Themes
Rail, Small Marine/Cruise
Physical Rating
Easy to Moderate
Itinerary Expand all
Day 1 - Arrive Victoria
Arrive into Victoria, where you’ll be met on arrival and transferred to your hotel before enjoying a Welcome Reception.
Day 2 - Victoria
This morning, enjoy a short orientation tour before visiting The Butchart Gardens.
Day 3 - Victoria, Georgia Strait, Whistler
Drive to Chemainus before boarding a ferry across the Georgia Strait to Horsesh Bay.
Day 4 - Whistler
The day is yours at leisure to spend time exploring the picturesque town of Whistler however you wish.
Day 5 - Whistler, Blue River
Travel through rugged Cariboo territory to Blue River.
Day 6 - Blue River, Jasper
Enjoy an Insider Experience. Then journey along the famous Yellowhead Highway and pass Mt Robson on your way to Jasper National Park.
Day 7 - Jasper
Explore Jasper at your leisure today or choose one of the select experiences available to you in this alpine resort town (own expense). Savour an Insider Experience tonight.
Day 8 - Jasper, Icefields Parkway, Athabasca Glacier, Lake Louise
After breakfast this morning, travel along the Icefields Parkway on your way to Lake Louise, stopping at the Columbia Icefield for a thrilling Ice Explorer ride onto Athabasca Glacier.
Day 9 - Lake Louise, Banff
This morning, travel to Moraine Lake (weather permitting) on your way to Banff. Later, continue to Banff with time to settle in and explore this beautiful township.
Day 10 - Banff
Enjoy today at leisure to explore this charming alpine town at your own pace or choose a select experience (own expense).
Day 11 - Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops
Today, you’ll board the world-famous Rocky Mountaineer train to Kamloops.
Day 12 - Kamloops, Rocky Mountaineer, Vancouver
Rejoin the Rocky Mountaineer and continue on your journey to Vancouver.
Day 13 - Vancouver
After this morning’s Insider Experience, explore the city of Vancouver on a sightseeing tour, including some of its most vibrant districts such as Gastown and Granville Island. Tonight, enjoy a special Farewell Dinner with your fellow guests.
Day 14 - Vancouver, Embark Ship
After breakfast, transfer to your premium cruise ship. There’s plenty of time to relax and settle in before enjoying dinner on board this evening.
Day 15 - Inside Passage
Enjoy a full day at sea at the beginning of your journey. Relax and take in the majestic scenery as your ship cruises past dramatic rocky headlands and glides over the icy waters of the Inside Passage.
Day 16 - Juneau
Today, your journey brings you to Alaska’s capital Juneau. There is time to explore the region’s glacial terrain and gold rush history. Alternatively, perhaps make your way to the town and explore the rustic shops located here. You may also like to join an exhilarating dog sled ride across a glacier or try one of the other activities available to you. These include sampling delicious salmon baked over a fire or even trying your hand at panning for gold in this former gold rush town (own expense).
Day 17 - Skagway
This morning, you’ll dock at the port of Skagway, which is located at the northernmost point of the Inside Passage. Skagway was once a frontier town and gateway to the Klondike and still celebrates its gold rush past to this day. You will find stores and saloons in town that capture the excitement and history of the gold rush days. You can also learn more about gold prospecting or view local wildlife on a tour (own expense).
Day 18 - Glacier Bay
Wake up to the breathtaking sight of Glacier Bay National Park this morning, with its rivers of ice, wild coastline and sheltered fjords. As you cruise through the national park, it is easy to see why this wilderness area has received World Heritage status. Today, local rangers join you on board to explain the geology and wildlife of this remarkable region.
Day 19 - Ketchikan
This morning, arrive in the Alaskan town of Ketchikan, which is regarded as the salmon capital of the world and is renowned for its idyllic scenery and Alaska Native cultures. Enjoy free time to relax and explore. Alternatively, perhaps join a walking tour of the town or learn about the history of Tlingit culture at Saxman Native Village (own expense).
Day 20 - Inside Passage
Today marks the final day aboard your premium Holland America Line cruise ship. There’s time to enjoy the scenery and the facilities of your ship.
Day 21 - Disembark Ship, Depart Vancouver
After breakfast this morning, disembark in Vancouver and transfer to the airport.
Inclusions Expand
  • 20 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 12 dinners
  • Seven-night Inside Passage Cruise in an Ocean View Stateroom
  • Two-day Rocky Mountaineer rail journey in SilverLeaf Service
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director, plus local guides in select locations
  • Stay overnight at Blue Rivers Mike Wiegele Heli Village
  • Watch for wildlife on a River Safari to Grizzly Bear Valley
  • Enjoy dinner at Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen
  • Stay at the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Departure dates Expand
Start End Availability Price
27 Apr 2023 17 May 2023 Available $9,695
04 May 2023 24 May 2023 Available $9,895
07 May 2023 27 May 2023 Available $10,195
11 May 2023 31 May 2023 Available $9,895
14 May 2023 03 Jun 2023 Available $10,595
18 May 2023 07 Jun 2023 Available $10,195
21 May 2023 10 Jun 2023 Available $10,695
25 May 2023 14 Jun 2023 Available $10,895
28 May 2023 17 Jun 2023 Available $11,695
01 Jun 2023 21 Jun 2023 Available $11,295
08 Jun 2023 28 Jun 2023 Available $11,295
15 Jun 2023 05 Jul 2023 Available $11,295
29 Jun 2023 19 Jul 2023 Available $11,295
06 Jul 2023 26 Jul 2023 Available $11,495
16 Jul 2023 05 Aug 2023 Available $12,195
20 Jul 2023 09 Aug 2023 Available $11,495
10 Aug 2023 30 Aug 2023 Available $11,495
13 Aug 2023 02 Sep 2023 Available $11,895
17 Aug 2023 06 Sep 2023 Available $11,495
20 Aug 2023 09 Sep 2023 Available $11,695
24 Aug 2023 13 Sep 2023 Available $11,295
31 Aug 2023 20 Sep 2023 Available $11,295
07 Sep 2023 27 Sep 2023 Available $10,995
11 Sep 2023 01 Oct 2023 Available $11,295
17 Sep 2023 07 Oct 2023 Available $10,995

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