Deluxe Alaskan Voyage and Rocky Mountaineer

Resort: Alaska & Canada
Operator: Titan Travel
Destination: Alaska
Price From: £5099.00

Overview

Pairing the famous Rocky Mountaineer and an Alaska cruise, captivating vistas will unfold on every turn of this incredible cruise and tour holiday. Magnificent mountains, lakes and national parks fill our first few days in Banff and Jasper. The iconic Rocky Mountaineer railway transports you through forested valleys and over mountain passes. Then on a week-long Alaskan cruise, spot harbour seals, humpback whales, swooping eagles and more as you sail past the monumental glaciers and snow-dusted mountains of the Alaskan fjords. Finally, we wrap up in Vancouver, one of the most liveable cities in the world.


What’s included

  • – 26 meals
  • – 9 breakfasts (days 6-7 and 9-15)
  • – 9 lunches (days 6-14)
  • – 8 dinners (days 5 and 8-14)

  • – International flights

International flights. Prices are based on return flights with Air Canada from London Heathrow.


  • – Accommodation

9 nights in hotels, 7 nights cruise on Koningsdam and 1 in flight


  • – Ship

Koningsdam


  • – Rail

Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service (2 days). To upgrade to GoldLeaf Service please contact our travel advisors


  • – Transport

Travel in destination by coach

Plus

Exclusive Titan cocktail party on board

Alaska State Tax on cruise passengers


Deluxe Alaskan Voyage and Rocky Mountaineer

Itinerary

Day 1 – UK – Calgary – Banff

Titans VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your flight to Calgary. Upon arrival, we transfer to Banff, in the heart of the Rocky Mountains.

Royal Canadian Lodge, Banff (4-star)


Day 2 – Banff (Lake Louise)

Banff is regarded as one of North Americas loveliest small towns, and makes a wonderful base for exploring the scenic surrounding area. With a charming and friendly atmosphere, youll want to spend the day exploring on foot – but we have bigger plans. Today we head out on an excursion to Lake Louise – known as the jewel of the Rockies. Named after Queen Victorias fourth daughter, Lake Louise is one of Canadas most beloved attractions and perhaps the most picturesque body of water in the world. The best view is from the chateau on the eastern shore, where you can snap a postcard-pretty view of snow-capped mountains and picturesque pin forests. This is just a sample of the natural glory of Banff National Park.

Excursions & visits:

Tour of Banff with Lake Louise (full day)

Royal Canadian Lodge, Banff (4-star)


Day 3 – Banff

Take a day to yourself to browse the craft shops, boutiques, cafs and restaurants of Banff. Or you could join an optional gondola ride to Sulphur Mountain for an amazing birds-eye view of six mountain ranges.

Royal Canadian Lodge, Banff (4-star)


Day 4 – Columbia Icefield – Jasper

We journey north through the Rockies to Jasper, with captivating vistas unfolding at every turn of the road. En route we make a stop at the Columbia Icefield for a unique Ice Explorer ride on the surface of the Athabasca Glacier (weather permitting). The vehicles expert driver teaches us about glaciers, icefields and the environment. Theres also a chance to safely hop off and stand on this icy giant. Well arrive in Jasper later this afternoon.

Excursions & visits:

Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure (afternoon)

Crimson Hotel, Jasper (3.5-star)


Day 5 – Jasper

Jasper National Park is one of Canadas oldest and largest, brimming with cultural treasures and miracles of nature. Our guide will take us deep into the park, where well gawp at the dramatic Maligne Canyon, pause for a moment of peace at Medicine Lake and – another icon of world travel – Maligne Lake. Surrounded by mountains and glaciers, youll really get the feeling of being in the middle of this great wilderness. Well enjoy an interpretative talk at dinner this evening.

Excursions & visits:

Jasper National Park (morning)
Interpretative talk during dinner (evening)

Crimson Hotel, Jasper (3.5-star)


Day 6 – Rocky Mountaineer (Jasper – Kamloops)

Step on board the renowned Rocky Mountaineer train today for a railway ride unlike any youve taken before. Sink back into your seat and get ready for the breathtaking scenes that await as we wind our way through the Canadian Rockies over the next two days. This exhilarating journey between Jasper and Vancouver is punctuated with an overnight in Kamloops. Well dart between valleys and lake shores, over mountain passes, through forests and remarkable tunnels hewn from the rock. On this part of the journey, look out for the towering peak of Mount Robson, the Albreda Icefields expansive glaciers, the Pyramid Falls and the snow-capped Monashee peaks.

Hotel in Kamloops


Day 7 – Rocky Mountaineer (Kamloops – Vancouver)

On the menu for todays scenic feast: the lush green fields of Fraser Valley, Coast and Cascade mountains, the steep slopes of the Thompson River and tumbling waters of Hells Gate in the Fraser Canyon. After all that youll want a rest, so you have the afternoon at leisure in Vancouver.

Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront (4-star)


Day 8 – Vancouver

Therell be more time to explore Vancouver at the end of our cruise, but this morning is at leisure to gather memorable first impressions of a city before we board our ship. Youll have some time to get acquainted with the ship before we set sail late afternoon.

Koningsdam (4-star)


Day 9 – Canadas Inside Passage

Today we intrepidly explore the awe-inspiring panoramas of Canadas Inside Passage, a peaceful and picturesque marine highway between British Columbias islands and mainland. Look out for intricate fjords, dense forests and snow-topped mountains. Theres plenty of wildlife to spot, too. Harbour seals, humpback whales and swooping eagles call this beautiful area home.

Koningsdam (4-star)


Day 10 – Juneau

Sightings of whales, seals and sure-footed mountain goats are likely today as the ship makes its way through narrow waterways to Juneau, Alaskas state capital since 1906. Though it covers a large area, this cosmopolitan city has a surprisingly small population. Juneaus location, in the heart of the Tongass National Forest and at the foot of the towering mountains that overlook Gastineau Channel, makes it a memorable visit.

Koningsdam (4-star)


 

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