Experience three of British Columbia's cities in such a way that the journey is just as visually captivating as the destinations themselves.  Travel Vancouver to Whistler onboard the Whistler Sea to Sky Climb rail journey, stopping at the Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre along the way.  Enjoy scenic floatplane flights between Whistler & Victoria and Victoria & Vancouver, capturing views of Gulf Islands, Howe Sound, and the spectacular harbours themselves.

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Why We Love It

Hiking along epic coastline or mountain trails and get up close and personal and meet British Columbia's wildlife.

The rich history and storied Aboriginal culture and vibrant cities surrounded by mountains.

The diverse landscape can range from horseback pack trips through mountain meadows to scouting for white Kermode (Spirit) bears in misty fjords.

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Day by day Itinerary

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Day 1


Upon arrival into Vancouver, transfer (own cost) to your pre-selected downtown hotel.  

Rest of the day at leisure. 

Day 2


Explore the sights of Vancouver on a guided sightseeing tour this morning. Highlights include Robson Street, Stanley Park, Totem Poles and Granville Island.

Day 3

Whistler (Rail)

Depart Vancouver onboard Rocky Mountaineer to Whistler; enjoy panoramic vistas of the Howe Sound and the Coastal Mountain Range. We have included admission to the Squamish Lil’Wat Cultural Centre which can be used anytime during your stay in Whistler, this authentic cultural experience features art and exhibits showcasing the histories, creative works and cultures of the Squamish and Lil’Wat. 

Day 4


Free day to explore Whistler. This charming alpine resort is nestled between world renowned Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Enjoy an extensive range of summer activities from golf on one of the 4 championship designer golf courses, water activities on any of the 5 lakes or numerous rivers, to mountain top dining or just relax and enjoy some of the many fine cafés and restaurants in this European inspired alpine village.

Day 5

Victoria (by Floatplane)

This morning is free to explore Whistler before departing by floatplane bound for Victoria inner harbour. Enjoy spectacular views of the Gulf Islands, Black Tusk peak & the Howe Sound.

Day 6


This coastal excursion is an exhilarating round trip of 50 to 80 kilometres in search of orcas, minke whales, grey whales, porpoises, harbour seals and other marine wildlife. You will ride aboard a 14-metre ocean cruiser or a custom-built Zodiac boat that offers high speed with extraordinary stability giving you an exhilarating, safe and intimate whale watching experience. Comments by a certified Marine biologist and naturalist are provided. Rest of the day is free to explore Victoria. 

Day 7

Vancouver (by Floatplane)

Stroll through the floral splendour of the Butchart Gardens and enjoy some free time to explore Victoria. Depart mid-afternoon on a scenic floatplane flight back to downtown Vancouver.

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