b"SkagwayYOUR ITINERARY Juneau CANADA CANADAKetchikanDays 1-2 - London, Calgary and Banff and Yoho National Parks 7 JasperFollowing our flight from London Heathrow, we arrive in Calgary andBantransfer by coach to our hotel in Banff for two nights. We enjoy anKamloops 1 2excursion to crystal-clear Lake Louise on Day 2, one of the most iconic1 Calgarysights in the Canadian Rockies, before continuing to Emerald Lake, the2largest of Yoho National Parks lakes, known for its vivid colours. ThisVancouver USAevening, we meet a retired Mountie for a fascinating talk.Nights in hotel Nights on ship Rail Coach ShipDays 3-5 - The Icefields Parkway and The Rocky Mountaineer TOUR HIGHLIGHTSWe depart by coach along the famous Icefields Parkway, a 144-mile roadthat takes us past many of the highest and most rugged peaks in the Rockies. We pause beside the turquoise waters of Peyto Lake beforeJourney aboard the Rocky making our way to the foot of the Columbia Icefields to marvel at theMountaineer. Athabasca Glacier. We continue to Athabasca Falls, where thunderingTake a seven-night cruise, waters carve their way through the peaceful mountain scenery. Wecruising through Glacier Bay and spend the night in Jasper. Boarding the Rocky Mountaineer on Day 4,the Inside Passage. we begin the first of our daylight journey through some of Canadas best-loved scenery to Kamloops. Taking in the scenery of the JourneyMeet a retired Mountie in Banff.Through the Clouds route, we pass through Banff National Park andExplore the landscapes of the cross the Continental Divide as we soak in the sights of rolling rivers, theRocky Mountains, including Lake cascading Pyramid Falls and mighty Mount Robson. On Day 5, our RockyLouise. Mountaineer experience continues along the Thompson and Fraser Canyons, passing the sinisterly-named Hells Gate before descendingTravel along Icefields Parkway towards the Pacific Coast. We arrive in Vancouver for a two-night stay. and see the Athabasca Glacier. Days 6-8 - Vancouver, Alaska cruise and the Inside Passage Tour the city of Vancouver. Our day begins with a guided sightseeing tour of Vancouver that includes the old Gastown Quarter - an area of stylish coffee shops, galleries,WHAT'S INCLUDEDnative art stores and home to the famous Gastown Steam Clock - Chinatown, with its colourful, traditional architecture and leafy StanleyUK Tour Manager throughoutPark, home to a set of unique totem poles that honour the citys NativeFlights from London Heathrow American background. We say goodbye to mainland Canada on Day 7, boarding MS Zuiderdam for an incredible seven-night Alaskan cruise.to Calgary and from Vancouver to Day 8 takes us on the first section of our journey through the famousLondon HeathrowInside Passage, an area of pristine waters, snow-capped mountains andAll rail and coach transfersdeep fjords that are renowned as a haven for marine animals.Luggage transfers throughoutDays 9-10 - Tracy Arm, Juneau and Skagway 6 nights 3 and 4-Star hotel Our ship arrives at Tracy Arm, a fjord surrounded by high-rock cliffsaccommodation and plunging waterfalls thats home to the blue-tinged North and South Sawyer Glaciers. As we sail through the Tracy Arm Inlet, we enjoy lunch7-night cruise on the MS before arriving into the Alaskan state capital of Juneau. CompletelyZuiderdaminaccessible by road, this former gold rush city is set against a backdrop of mountains and your time here is free. On Day 10, we call at Skagway,24 meals including 9 breakfasts, 8 famed for its association with Jack Londons 1903 novel, The Call of thelunches and 7 dinners Wild. With free time here, you could stroll along the historic boardwalk. All tour excursionsDays 11-12 - Glacier Bay and Ketchikan 2021 DEPARTUREToday is spent sailing through some of the most amazing scenery in Alaska. The ice formations of Glacier Bay are thought to be 4,000 years old and are protected by UNESCO as theyre home to a number ofSep 9 4,495incredible creatures; from the whales and seals that inhabit the water, to2022 DEPARTURESthe bears, mink and moose that stalk its shores. On Day 12, we dock at Ketchikan, where you can disembark and explore. Native culture and art flourishes throughout Alaska and perhaps no more so than here. May 5 4,495 Jun 2 4,59519 4,595 Sep 8, 15 4,595Days 13-15 - Vancouver and LondonTour Code: RPO| per person based on 2 We begin our return journey, sailing back along the Inside Passage tosharing. Deposit from 720 per person. Vancouver. After breakfast on Day 14, we disembark and you have someSupplement for solo travellers from 1,395. free time before we transfer to the airport for our flight back to LondonPlease note the itinerary for 2021 departures may differ, please call for more details. For the Heathrow, arriving on Day 15. latest guidance on entry requirements, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-adviceCall us on 01904 521990 or visit GreatRail.com for more details 41"