On arrival at Toronto, you will be met by our local representative in Canada for a brief meet and greet. You will then be transferred to your hotel in Toronto for Check-in.
Toronto, the vibrant metropolis of Canada, is a captivating blend of cultural diversity and modern urbanity. As the country’s largest city and the capital of Ontario, Toronto exudes a dynamic energy that never fails to entice visitors and residents alike. The iconic skyline, dominated by the impressive CN Tower, stands tall over a bustling cityscape teeming with multicultural neighborhoods, eclectic dining options, and a thriving arts scene. From exploring the waterfront of Lake Ontario to wandering through the vibrant streets of Chinatown or Little Italy, Toronto offers a rich tapestry of experiences for everyone.
The day is free to relax and roam around in Toronto on your own.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, we proceed for a full-day tour of Toronto.
Embark on an enchanting journey through Toronto, where you will be introduced to some of the city’s most remarkable landmarks on a guided tour. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of the iconic City Hall, an architectural marvel that stands as a testament to Toronto’s modernity and civic pride. Explore the picturesque Queens Park, a serene oasis amidst the bustling city, offering lush greenery and a sense of tranquility.
Next, venture into the vibrant and culturally rich Chinatown, where you’ll be captivated by the lively atmosphere, colorful facades, and an array of tantalizing aromas from various eateries. Dive into the heart of Toronto’s multicultural spirit as you savor delectable dishes and explore unique shops.
Later, visit the CN Tower Observatory –one of the world’s tallest freestanding structures. Later, we drive to Niagara Falls. Here, go on the ‘Hornblower Cruise’ to get a close-up experience of the magnificent Niagara Falls. (Due to weather conditions, the ‘Hornblower Cruise’ operates only from the last week of May). Later, visit the Skylon Tower Observatory, the tallest structure that overlooks the falls, both from the American and the Canadian side.
Overnight stay at hotel in Toronto.
After breakfast, we embark on a journey to the charming city of Kingston, where an unforgettable adventure awaits us in the renowned 1000 Islands. Our spirits are high as we anticipate cruising through the heart of this mesmerizing archipelago, famed for its picturesque landscapes, majestic castles, and the enchanting allure of a thousand legends that echo through its waters. The anticipation builds as we set sail, ready to be captivated by the breathtaking beauty that surrounds us.
After a fulfilling day in Kingston, our adventure continues as we drive onward to the historic city of Ottawa, Canada’s illustrious capital. There, we will undoubtedly be enthralled by its rich heritage, iconic landmarks, and vibrant atmosphere. The prospect of discovering the essence of this significant city leaves us eager with anticipation, knowing that the wonders of Canada’s capital await us with open arms.
Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, witness the splendor of Parliament Hill, the esteemed residence of the Prime Minister, and the historic Rideau Canal, a testament to the city’s rich heritage. As you immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant ambiance, numerous other notable sites will unfold before your eyes, leaving you in awe of Ottawa’s grandeur.
Later, transfer to the city of Montreal, where the delights continue to unfold. Prepare to be enchanted by the panoramic views from Mount Royal Park, offering a breathtaking perspective of the city’s sprawling beauty. The guided tour will then take you on a captivating journey around Montreal’s Old Port, a picturesque district brimming with history and charm. You’ll also visit the magnificent St. Joseph Oratory and the resplendent Notre Dame Basilica, both cultural gems that epitomize Montreal’s architectural brilliance and spiritual significance.
Overnight Stay at the hotel in Montreal.
After breakfast at the hotel, we embark on a full-day adventure to the charming city of Quebec. Our guided tour takes us through the captivating Upper and Lower Towns, where we will be immersed in the rich history and breathtaking architecture that this city has to offer. Among the remarkable sights, we will witness are the majestic Parliament Buildings, the historic Plains of Abraham, the formidable Citadel, the iconic Chateau Frontenac, the elegant Place d’Armes, and the esteemed Quebec National Assembly. Each of these landmarks holds a unique significance in the story of Quebec, adding depth to our experience.
Later in the day, get treated to the awe-inspiring beauty of the Montmorency Falls. Nature’s masterpiece, the falls stand an astounding 30 meters higher than the renowned Niagara Falls, casting a spellbinding aura upon all who visit. The thundering cascade and the lush surroundings create a picturesque setting, offering us an unforgettable encounter with the power and splendor of nature.
After the tour, return to Montreal for overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, we take a flight to Calgary. Upon arrival, proceed on orientation tour of Calgary. Upon landing, we are greeted by the beautiful landscapes and warm hospitality that Alberta is known for. After a brief rest to freshen up, we embark on an orientation tour of Calgary, getting a glimpse of some of its iconic landmarks and attractions.
Next, we set off on a picturesque drive to Banff National Park, a true natural wonder and a UNESCO World Heritage site. As Canada’s oldest national park, Banff is a haven of natural beauty and breathtaking landscapes, nestled amidst the awe-inspiring Canadian Rocky Mountains. The journey itself is a treat, with awe-inspiring views of the rugged mountain peaks and lush valleys.
Upon reaching Banff National Park, we head straight to one of the park’s most famous attractions – the Banff Gondola. The gondola is a scenic cableway that takes us on a memorable ride up to the summit of Sulphur Mountain. As we ascend, the panoramic vistas get more and more awe-inspiring, and we can’t help but be mesmerized by the surrounding wilderness.
Overnight stay at hotel in Calgary.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will proceed for a bus tour through the breathtaking Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in the Canadian Rockies. The park is known for its stunning mountain landscapes, pristine wilderness, and abundant wildlife. As the bus winds its way through the park, you’ll be surrounded by towering peaks, including Mount Rundle, Tunnel Mountain, Cascade Mountain, and Mount Norquay. The views are nothing short of awe-inspiring, leaving you with a sense of wonder at the majesty of nature.
During the tour, stop at Bow Falls, a majestic waterfall located on the Bow River. The sight and sound of the rushing water cascading over the rocks create a truly mesmerizing experience. You’ll have the opportunity to take pictures and immerse yourself in the stunning scenery.
Next, proceed to the Surprise Corner, a scenic viewpoint that offers a postcard-perfect view of the iconic Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. The historic hotel, built-in 1888, exudes elegance and grandeur as it sits amidst the pristine mountain backdrop. From Surprise Corner, you’ll have an excellent vantage point to capture this iconic landmark in all its splendor. Later visit the enchanting Lake Louise, world famous for its turquoise water, the Victoria Glacier and soaring mountain backdrop.
Overnight Stay at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, embark on the breathtaking Icefields Parkway and be mesmerized by the awe-inspiring landscapes that unfold before your eyes. The journey takes you through two of Canada’s most iconic national parks, Banff and Jasper, each boasting their own unique natural wonders.
As you continue along the Icefields Parkway, the grandeur of the Canadian Rockies becomes even more apparent. The landscape seems to stretch endlessly, showcasing massive glaciers clinging to the mountain slopes. It’s hard not to be in awe of the sheer power and beauty of nature as you make your way towards the Athabasca Glacier.
Later, Arrive at the Columbia Icefield and embark on a thrilling adventure aboard the specially designed Ice Explorer.
Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, Today, we embark on an exciting journey to explore the natural wonders of Jasper National Park. As we approach Jasper, the breathtaking beauty of the park unfolds before our eyes, and we can’t help but be captivated by the pristine wilderness that surrounds us.
Visit Maligne Canyon, a true marvel of nature. We lace up our hiking boots and set out to explore the awe-inspiring depths of the canyon. The trail takes us along the edge of the canyon, where we are treated to spectacular views of rushing waterfalls, ancient rock formations, and lush vegetation that thrives in this dramatic landscape.
After a rewarding hike, we take a moment to enjoy a leisurely picnic amid the tranquil setting of Maligne Canyon. The peaceful atmosphere and the sound of flowing water make it the perfect spot to recharge and immerse ourselves in the serenity of the Canadian Rockies.
Later, Transfer to Kamloops. Upon arriving in Kamloops, we settle into our accommodation and take some time to relax and freshen up. The city has a laid-back charm, and we can explore its vibrant downtown area or enjoy a peaceful stroll along the Thompson River.
Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Kamloops.
After breakfast at the hotel, set out on a picturesque drive to Whistler, a renowned resort town nestled in the stunning Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Canada. The scenic journey itself offers breathtaking views, with winding roads cutting through lush forests and snow-capped peaks in the distance.
Upon arriving in Whistler, we’ll make our way to the base of the Whistler Blackcomb mountains, home to the world-famous ‘Peak 2 Peak’ gondola. This engineering marvel connects the summits of Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain, and we’ll be treated to an unforgettable 360-degree panorama of rugged landscapes and alpine beauty during our ride.
Later, explore Whistler on your own.
Return to the hotel for overnight stay in Whistler.
After breakfast at the hotel, arrive in Vancouver. Vancouver is a vibrant and picturesque city located in the southwestern corner of Canada. It is the largest city in British Columbia and serves as a major economic, cultural, and tourism hub. Known for its stunning natural beauty, diverse population, and mild climate, Vancouver offers a unique mix of urban living and outdoor activities Visit the renowned Capilano Suspension Bridge & Park. This iconic suspension bridge spans across a lush rainforest, offering stunning views of the canyon and the Capilano River below. As you walk across the swaying bridge, you’ll feel a rush of excitement and a deep connection to nature.
Next proceed on a guided city tour of Vancouver, visit Stanley Park and Canada Place. Stanley Park is a famous urban park located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is one of the largest and most renowned city parks in North America. The park covers an area of about 1,001 acres (405 hectares) and is situated at the northwestern edge of downtown Vancouver.
View the famous steam clock while driving through historic Gastown. Later experience the ‘FlyOver Canada’, a breath-taking flight simulation ride that will whisk you away on an exhilarating journey across Canada.
Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast at the hotel, we’ll embark on a delightful journey aboard the British Columbia Ferry, cruising through the Active Pass and Gulfs Islands en route to Victoria. Our destination is the renowned Butchart Gardens, an expanse of 55 acres filled with enchanting greenery and vibrant blossoms.
Afterward, we’ll enjoy a panoramic excursion around Victoria, taking in the sights of the Royal British Columbia Museum. The Royal British Columbia Museum, located in Victoria, is a renowned museum that showcases the natural and human history of British Columbia. It is one of the most significant cultural institutions in the province and attracts numerous visitors each year. Visit the picturesque Inner Harbor, and the impressive Parliament Building.
You’ll also have some free time to explore the charming city of Victoria before we head back to Vancouver.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will be leaving our hotel and heading towards the Vancouver port where we’ll embark on an unforgettable journey aboard the luxurious cruise ship named “Brilliance of the Seas,” which is operated by Royal Caribbean Cruise Line (RCCL). Our destination is the beautiful and scenic region of Alaska, known for its stunning landscapes and wildlife.
Once we arrive at the port, we will check in and settle into our cozy and comfortable Inside state-room cabin on the cruise ship. The Inside state-room ensures that we have a tranquil and restful night’s sleep while we sail towards our Alaskan adventure.
During the cruise, we can expect to be pampered with top-notch amenities and indulge in a wide range of activities and entertainment options on board. From exquisite dining experiences to thrilling shows and recreational facilities, the cruise promises to keep us entertained throughout the journey.
Once we arrive in Alaska, we’ll have the chance to explore various picturesque ports, each offering its unique charm and opportunities for exciting excursions. From exploring glaciers and going on wildlife-spotting tours to immersing ourselves in the local culture, Alaska has a lot to offer, and we’ll make the most of our time in this awe-inspiring destination.
Overnight Stay in Cruise.
After breakfast, the guests are free to relax on the deck or any open area of the ship and indulge in the breathtaking view of the falling glaciers. It’s a mesmerizing sight, one that is rarely experienced and truly awe-inspiring. The ship is positioned perfectly to provide the best vantage point for observing these majestic glaciers as they cascade down into the water.
With such a rare spectacle unfolding before their eyes, the guests are encouraged to keep their cameras and camcorders close at hand. This is a moment that deserves to be captured and cherished forever. The beauty and grandeur of nature on display are beyond words, and these memories will undoubtedly become treasured keepsakes.
Overnight Stay at the Cruise.
After breakfast, the guests have the option to disembark and explore Sitka, an enchanting Alaskan city rich in history and natural beauty. Situated near the state capital, Juneau, Sitka holds a fascinating past as it was once a part of Russia until 1867. One of the iconic landmarks in the city is the St. Michael’s Orthodox Cathedral, distinguished by its elegant onion dome, which stands as a testament to its Russian heritage. Nearby, the 1842 Russian Bishop’s House provides visitors with a glimpse into the region’s past.
Known for its thriving fishing industry, both on a commercial and recreational scale, Sitka offers an excellent opportunity to experience the essence of Alaskan coastal life. But that’s not all – the city is a paradise for nature enthusiasts and hikers. The Tongass National Forest, the largest national forest in the United States, embraces many of these trails, making Sitka a haven for outdoor adventurers.
Overnight Stay at the Cruise.
After breakfast, guests on the cruise can disembark and enjoy one of the shore excursions they had booked. Juneau, often referred to as “Alaska’s peak experience,” is renowned for its breathtaking glacier views from places like Tracy Arm Fjord, Juneau Ice fields, and Glacier Bay National Park. Visitors can engage in various activities such as kayaking in protected waterways, taking flightseeing tours, exploring historic downtown, or trying their luck at gold panning. Being the capital of Alaska, Juneau is famous for its abundant salmon and king crab sightings.
The ship arrives at the port in the afternoon, providing ample time for guests to explore the ship, take part in onboard activities like trivia or treasure hunts organized by the staff. Since Juneau is not easily accessible by road, it is advisable for guests to opt for shore excursions from the ship.
Return to cruise and overnight Stay.
After breakfast, we will proceed our cruise journey and cross the Hubbard Glacier. You can experience the magnificent views from your window. Hubbard Glacier is a massive tidewater glacier located in Alaska, USA. It is one of the most famous and largest glaciers in North America. The glacier stretches approximately 76 miles (122 kilometers) from its source in the Yukon Territory to its terminus at Disenchantment Bay, near the town of Yakutat in southeastern Alaska.
Overnight stay at Cruise.
After breakfast, we will have a half-day stop at Ketchikan, guests have the option to either stroll around the port or participate in one of our recommended shore excursions. Ketchikan, known as Kach Khanna in Tlingit, translates to “spread wings of the eagle.” You might have the opportunity to observe these majestic birds perched on Sitka trees. The region is surrounded by lush wilderness, thanks to its abundant rainfall. One of our suggested excursions is the Misty Fjords & Wilderness Explorer tour. On this luxurious sightseeing vessel, you’ll get to explore the breathtaking Misty Fjords, experiencing a memorable wilderness adventure. As you depart from the harbor, you’ll pass by vibrant fishing boats and floatplanes. Alternatively, you can choose to visit Saxman Native Village & Lumberjack Show, where you’ll immerse yourself in the rich culture of Southeast Alaska’s Native Americans and witness an exciting lumberjack competition. Whichever option you choose, you’re in for an unforgettable experience in Ketchikan.
Overnight stay at Cruise.
After breakfast, our guests have the entire day to themselves to relish the breathtaking sight of cascading glaciers from various vantage points on the ship’s open deck. Don’t forget to keep your cameras and camcorders ready to capture these extraordinary moments that are truly awe-inspiring. If you’re in the mood for some entertainment, head to the casino for slot machines or indulge in a friendly game of poker. For those seeking relaxation, the fitness center and spa are open throughout the day, offering a range of facilities for you to enjoy. During lunchtime, savor your meal on the open deck while being surrounded by stunning glaciers. Later in the evening, treat yourself to a delightful dining experience at one of our specialty restaurants, followed by an exceptional show at our main theatre.
Overnight stay at Cruise.
After breakfast, disembark from the cruise at Vancouver port and transfer to airport to board a flight to India.
Arrive home with pleasant memories of your Canada tour with cruise organised by State Express Global Voyages, which we are sure you will treasure for a lifetime.