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British Columbia's sights and experiences include spectacular scenery, cosmopolitan cities and a wide varied range of activities, that highlight the natural environment.
British Columbia is the kingdom of abundance. Where glaciated mountains stand over an unruly Pacific. Rainforests wrap cities. Nature shapes culture. The wild breathing life back into the wild within.
Destinations > Western Canada > BC'S Coastal Adventure
Six nights' accommodation at Fairmont properties throughout, scenic floatplane flights Whistler to Victoria and Victoria to Vancouver, sightseeing in Vancouver, admission to Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre, Whale Watching tour, Butchart Gardens tour, taxi transfers in Victoria between floatplane and hotel.
Daily, 29 Apr - 21 Sep '17
Culture & Heritage
Experience three of British Columbia's cities in such a way that the journey is just as visually captivating as the destinations themselves. Travel Vancouver to Whistler onboard Rocky Mountaineer rail journey, stopping at the Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre along the way. Enjoy scenic floatplane flights between Whistler & Victoria and Victoria & Vancouver, capturing views of Gulf Islands, Howe Sound, and the spectacular harbours themselves.
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Hiking along epic coastline or mountain trails and get up close and personal and meet British Columbia's wildlife.
The rich history and storied Aboriginal culture and vibrant cities surrounded by mountains.
The diverse landscape can range from horseback pack trips through mountain meadows to scouting for white Kermode (Spirit) bears in misty fjords.
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On arrival in Vancouver make your own way to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to discover the city.
Explore the sights of Vancouver on a guided sightseeing tour this morning. Highlights include Robson Street, Stanley Park, Totem Poles and Granville Island.
Depart Vancouver along the scenic Sea to Sky Highway and enjoy panoramic vists of Howe Sound and the Coast Mountain Range. Arrive in the charming alpine resort of Whistler and enjoy a village tour.
Board the Peak 2 Peak Gondola, the longest and highest lift in the world, for incredible views of towering volcanic peaks and coastal rainforest. Enjoy a visit to the Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre, an authentic cultural experience showcasing the history and culture of the First Nations people.
This morning is free to explore Whistler before departing by floatplane bound for Victoria inner harbour. Enjoy spectacular views of the Gulf Islands, Black Tusk peak & the Howe Sound.
This coastal excursion is an exhilarating round trip of 50 to 80 kilometres in search of orcas, minke whales, grey whales, porpoises, harbour seals and other marine wildlife. You will ride aboard a 14-metre ocean cruiser or a custom-built Zodiac boat that offers high speed with extraordinary stability giving you an exhilarating, safe and intimate whale watching experience. Comments by a certified Marine biologist and naturalist are provided. Rest of the day is free to explore Victoria.
Stroll through the floral splendour of the Butchart Gardens and enjoy some free time to explore Victoria. Depart mid-afternoon on a scenic floatplane flight back to downtown Vancouver.
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