The beauty of the Pacific coast is revealed as you travel the Sea-to-Sky Highway, explore the diverse coastal city of Vancouver and experience the unique Sunshine Coast. While on the breathtaking Sea-to-Sky Highway between Vancouver and Whistler, you will visit the Britannia Mine Museum and the Sea-to-Sky Gondola, where you will see sweeping views of Howe Sound fjord, luscious coastal forest, and surrounding mountains.
Day 1: Arrival in Vancouver, BC
A vibrant metropolitan city, Vancouver is nestled between majestic mountains, sparkling ocean, rainforests and beautiful foliage. All four seasons
make Vancouver one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
Day 2: Vancouver - Whistler, BC
Travel from Vancouver to Whistler via the spectacular Sea-to-Sky Highway, we arrive at the Britannia Mine Museum. Go back in time on a guided tour
of this once bustling Copper Mine. Then travelling north, enjoy the spectacular scenery en route to the Sea-to-Sky Gondola. Breathtaking views
of 2600 metre high mountains on one side and glacier fjords on the other. Stops include: Shannon Falls- 3rd highest waterfall in BC,
Aboriginal Cultural Centre and Whistler Village.
Day 3: Whistler - Sechelt, BC
This morning after breakfast we will visit the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre to discover the fascinating history of the Squamish and Lil’Wat People.
Heading to Sechelt, enjoy travelling again along the Sea-to-Sky Highway. From Vancouver, we board the BC Ferry to Langdale, a tiny village on the
north side of Howe Sound. Drive along the Sunshine Coast to Gibson’s Landing. Visit the Winegarden Waterfront Park and take a panoramic picture
of the harbour and scenic backdrop. Visit the many quaint shops at Gibson’s Landing. Take a stroll down Molly’s Lane or along Marine Drive and
discover a compact collection of fine galleries, village shops and small markets. Our lodging for the next 2 nights overlooks Trail Bay and the
Trail Islands in Sechelt.
Day 4: Sechelt, BC
Our day begins with a visit to the Tem Swiya Museum, a First Nations museum that offers a rich collection of Native art and artifacts chronicling the
heritage of the local Shishalh Nation, including an extensive basket collection. A local guide will then board the coach for a tour of the town
of Sechelt and an island tour. A short drive takes us to Pender Harbour to visit the fabulous Ruby Lake Resort. The islands and fjords on the coast
form one of the most beautiful cruising grounds in the world and you will experience this natural beauty in the Pender Harbour area. Get ready
to set sail as you board a chartered yacht for a scenic Cruise of Pender Harbour.
Day 5: Sechelt - Vancouver, BC
It is time to say farewell to Sechelt and reboard the BC Ferry back to Horseshoe Bay.
Day 6: Vancouver, BC
On our city tour this morning, discover why Vancouver is often called the most captivating city in Canada. Our tour takes us through Stanley Park,
Chinatown, Gastown, English Bay as well as some prestigious residential areas of Vancouver. This afternoon experience the natural wonder of British
Columbia’s west coast rain forest and the thrill of standing 450 feet above the Capilano River at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. This evening,
a scrumptious buffet awaits us onboard as we sail out under the Lions Gate Bridge for a cruise on English Bay. Following dinner, sit back, relax
and enjoy the spectacular Celebration of Light show- the world’s largest and most prestigious musical ﬁreworks display.
Day 7: Depart Vancouver, BC
Today we say farewell to British Columbia and the Sunshine Coast.
- 6 Nights Accommodation (3.5 - 4 star)
- Professional Tour Leader
- Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation
- 11 Meals: 6 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 3 Dinners
- Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre
- Sea-to-Sky Gondola
- Britannia Mine Museum
- Vancouver City Tour
- Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
- BC Ferry
- Sechelt Tour
- Tem Swiya Museum
|Departure Dates 2017:
|| Tour Code
July 24 - 30
Pricing is per person in Canadian Dollars plus 5% GST