Cruising during daylight hours with accommodation in comfortable, onshore lodges, this cruise provides the ideal opportunity to explore the cultures and landscapes of the West Coast.

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Explore remote corners of Desolation Sound

Learn about First Nations culture

Visit stunning Quadra Island

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Day by day Itinerary

Vancouver & Desolation Sound Discovery Cruise

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Day 1


Arrive into Vancouver today where you will spend the night.

Day 2

Vancouver to Homfray Lodge

Arrive at Powell River Airport and transfer to Lund, then taking a 3 hour cruise to the lodge. Upon arrival, receive an orientation of the lodge and an overview of the next day's activities. In the afternoon, take some time to explore the amenities and comforts of the lodge before dinner. Overnight at Homfray Lodge. (D)

Day 3

Homfray Lodge

Today is a day of discovery. Travelling to the Toba Inlet, the ship traces the rugged coastline of East Redonda Island. At the head of the inlet is the First Nation village of the Tla’amin people. Returning to Homfray Lodge, the remainder of the day is at leisure. (B)(L)(D)

Day 4

Homfray Lodge

Set sail along the spectacular waterways to the renowned Desolation Sound. The ship’s experienced captain and knowledgeable crew reveal the hidden treasures of one of North America’s most beautiful waterways. Return to Homfray Channel for the evening. (B)(L)(D)

Day 5

Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge

Set sail for another day of scenic cruising through the Pryce and Whale Channels before arriving at Heriot Bay on Quadra Island. From Heriot Bay, transfer to Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge – a magnificent First Nations property. (B)(L)(D)

Day 6

Quathiaski Cove to Vancouver

This morning board the Pacific Bear for breakfast and begin your southbound voyage to Lund. From here return to Vancouver by flight.

Day 7


Today depart Vancouver for your onward arrangements.

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