West Coast Explorer

Begins in and ends in Vancouver, British Columbia

  • 11 Days / 10 Nights
  • May to September

Your fly drive includes

  • Round trip scheduled flights
  • Accommodations as stated
  • Mini-coach tour of the Sea-to-Sky highway
  • Seaplane flight from Whistler to Victoria
  • Admission to Butchart Gardens and the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre
  • Orca Spirit whale watching cruise
  • 2 day Vancouver hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus pass.

From £3032 per person based on twin occupancy of a standard room, departing from Heathrow. Other prices available on request.

Day 1

Arrive Vancouver

Depart the UK on your chosen scheduled flight into Vancouver. Upon arrival, take a taxi to the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, where you will be staying the next 5 nights.

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Day 2, 3, 4, 5


Spend the next four days exploring the beautiful city of Vancouver. The cosmopolitan city, which is renowned for its shopping, dining and culture is an outdoor playground. We have included a 2 day hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus pass to allow you to easily get around the tourist attractions of this vibrant city.

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Day 6


Today, you will depart Vancouver by mini-coach along the stunning Sea-to-Sky highway. Take in viewpoints on the fully narrated tour along the way, offering perfect photo opportunities of the spectacular scenery. Arrive into Whistler before noon, allowing an afternoon to explore the mountain resort.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Day 7, 8


Enjoy two days in the heart of the Rocky Mountains in the resort of Whistler. Known for its multitude of summer activities and outdoor adventure pursuits such as rafting, mountain biking, zip-lining and heli-hiking, there is something on offer for all ages. Relax in the evening at the stunning Fairmont Chateau Whistler and enjoy a drink on the outdoor fire lit terrace.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Day 9


Today, you will depart Whistler’s Green Lake for a breathtaking one hour seaplane flight aboard Harbour Air to downtown Victoria. Flying high above Whistler valley, passing over glacial lakes, lush alpine meadows, the Strait of Georgia and the beautiful Gulf Islands, the awe-inspiring flight gives a different view of the stunning scenery. Upon arrival in Victoria, you will spend the next three nights at The Oswego Hotel in downtown Victoria.

Fairmont Empress
Day 10, 11


The capital city of British Columbia, Victoria offers some of the most fascinating museums in Western Canada and many historic buildings. We have allowed two days for you to explore Victoria, including a half-day whale watching with Orca Spirit, with the chance to witness resident Orca whales in all their glory.

Fairmont Empress
Day 12


Board a fully narrated coach tour today to the world famous Butchart Gardens en-route to the BC Ferries terminal, where you will sail back across to Vancouver through the scenic Active Pass. Arrive back into Vancouver in time for a relaxing final evening meal.

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Day 13

Journey Home

Today, spend the morning shopping for those last minute souvenirs before catching a taxi back to Vancouver Airport for your scheduled flight back to the UK.

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