Whales, bears and Vancouver Island, 9 days
DEPARTURE DATES: Daily departures: May 1 - October 10, 2020
This programme offers lively urban centres, remote wilderness destinations, the unrivalled beauty of Vancouver Island’s scenery and fascinating aboriginal culture experiences. Arriving in the provincial capital of Victoria, you will plunge right into a whale watching journey. Travel to remote Tofino to discover the remote and untamed beauty seldom seen by people, home to grizzly bears, eagles and other quintessentially Canadian wildlife. A captivating stay at an authentic wilderness lodge provides the perfect setting for eco or wilderness tours. The final leg of your adventure takes you back to the mainland where you will explore Vancouver.
Departing: Victoria, BC
Arrives: Vancouver, BC
LOCATION, ACCOMMODATION, INCLUSIONS:
- DAY 1-2. VICTORIA.
- Standard - Best Western PLUS Carlton Plaza or Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites
- Superior - Inn at Laurel Point or Magnolia Hotel & Spa
- DAY 3-4. TOFINO.
- Standard - Schooner Motel or Tofino Resort & Marina
- Superior - Long Beach Lodge Resort or Tofino Resort & Marina
- DAY 5-6. SONORA.
Accommodation (Standard & Superior): Sonora Resort
- Water taxi transfers between Campbell River and Sonora Resort.
- Meals: Full board at Sonora Resort starting with dinner on Day 5 and ending with lunch on Day 7.
- Guided Ecotour or Guided Bear Watching excursion, depending on season.
- DAY 7-8. VANCOUVER.
- Standard - Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre or Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre
- Superior - Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel or Coast Coal Harbour Vancouver Hotel by Apa
- Water taxi transfers between Campbell River and Sonora Resort
- Ferry crossing (car and passengers): Nanaimo to Horseshoe Bay (1 hour 15 minutes)
- DAY 9. VANCOUVER. End of Tour.
COST PER PERSON, CAD:
|Dates (Standard Accommodation)||Twin||Single||Triple||Quad||Child|
|May 1-24, 2020||3150||4673||N/A||N/A||1897|
|May 25 - June 25, 2020||3337||5094||N/A||N/A||1897|
|June 25 - August 9, 2020||4087||6234||N/A||N/A||2501|
|August 10 - September 30, 2020||4606||6747||N/A||N/A||3020|
|October 1-11, 2020||3593||5094||N/A||N/A||2410|
|Dates (Superior Accommodation)||Twin||Single||Triple||Quad||Child|
|May 1-24, 2020||3520||5453||N/A||N/F||1861|
|May 25 - June 18, 2020||3666||5725||N/A||N/A||1861|
|June 19-25, 2020||3813||6039||N/A||N/A||1861|
|June 26 - August 9, 2020||4502||7058||N/A||N/A||2471|
|August 10 - September 3, 2020||5014||7570||N/A||N/A||2983|
|September 4-30, 2020||4947||7436||N/A||N/A||2983|
|October 1-10, 2020||3886||5673||N/A||N/A||2379|