Seattle, Victoria and Vancouver


  • Western Canada

  • Steady pace

Tour : CM

Overview

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Experience vibrant cities, beautiful scenery, and fun experiences on this Pacific Northwest tour featuring Seattle, Victoria, and Vancouver. You'll enjoy two nights each in Seattle, Victoria, and Vancouver, along with sightseeing and free time in each city.

Highlights of this Seattle, Victoria, and Vancouver tour include a mini-cruise from downtown Seattle to Victoria aboard the Victoria Clipper, where you'll have a chance to witness amazing views and spot wildlife. Between Victoria and Vancouver, travel via BC Ferry through the Gulf Islands, enjoying the scenery along the way. In Victoria, visit the world-famous Butchart Gardens, where 55 acres of beautiful flowers and gardens await you.

On this Seattle, Victoria, and Vancouver tour, Globus has included out-of-the-ordinary experiences, including a tasting and dinner at a local winery in Victoria, and a guided tasting tour of Seattle's Pike Place Market, Seattle's famous year-round farmers market with bakeries, butcher shops, produce stands, fish markets, and more. You'll see the first Starbucks store, hear about the market’s rich history, experience its flying fish, and hear entertaining stories from market vendors. In each city, you’ll also have time to explore on your own. Perhaps browse the elegant shops on Victoria’s Government Street or Vancouver’s Robson Street, and visit Seattle’s Space Needle for excellent views.

With a perfect balance of fun, scheduled activities and free time to explore on your own, you're sure to arrive home with many memories and photos of this thrilling Seattle, Victoria, and Vancouver holiday.

Highlights

Seattle Sightseeing; guided tasting tour of Pike Place Market

Victoria Clipper Scenic ferry from Seattle to Victoria

Victoria Sightseeing; dinner & tasting at a local vineyard; visit Butchart Gardens

Vancouver Sightseeing; farewell dinner

Tour itinerary

Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Total meals included:

  • 6 breakfasts, 2 dinners

Seattle

Day
1

Welcome to Seattle, the coffee capital of the world! At 6 pm, meet your travelling companions for a welcome drink. Your Tour Director will prepare you for your upcoming adventure.

Seattle

Day
2

This morning, sightseeing includes Pioneer Square and the city’s diverse neighborhoods. Next, a guided TASTING TOUR of Pike Place Market explains the Market’s rich history and culture. See the first Starbucks store, experience the Market’s flying fish, and hear entertaining stories from market vendors. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. You may wish to visit Seattle’s famous Space Needle for spectacular views of the city below, spend time at beautiful Chihuly Garden and Glass, or enjoy a waterfront dinner with fresh local seafood. Your Tour Director will have more suggestions for sightseeing, shopping and dining.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Seattle - Victoria Clipper - Victoria

Day
3

Enjoy a mini-cruise as you travel from downtown Seattle to Victoria aboard the VICTORIA CLIPPER. Have your camera ready for fantastic views and the chance to spot wildlife. Arrive in Victoria, British Columbia, where a sightseeing tour includes Chinatown, the Fairmont Empress Hotel, Bastion Square, and Thunderbird Park. This evening, enjoy a tasting and dinner at a local WINERY.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Victoria

Day
4

This day is free to explore on your own; your Tour Director suggests an optional wildlife and whale-watching trip. For shoppers, Government Street’s elegant shops and Market Square’s collection of speciality stores are good places to start. History buffs should be sure to visit the Royal British Columbia Museum.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Victoria - Vancouver

Day
5

We start today with a visit to world-famous BUTCHART GARDENS. This estate offers more than 700 varieties of flowers on 55 acres and includes Italian, Japanese, and English-style gardens. Next, travel via BC FERRY through the Gulf Islands to Vancouver—British Columbia’s largest city. Your sightseeing tour includes Stanley Park, the waterfront, and Chinatown. This evening is at leisure to explore more of this vibrant city on your own.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Vancouver

Day
6

There’s always something to do in Vancouver and with a full day to explore, the possibilities are endless. Your Tour Director suggests a walk across the thrilling Capilano Suspension Bridge, a climb up Grouse Mountain for spectacular views of the city, or time to explore the many shops of Robson Street. This evening, your Tour Director hosts a special farewell dinner at a local restaurant.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Vancouver - Seattle

Day
7

This morning, return to Seattle. After a stop at the airport for guests with homebound flights, the coach continues to the port for Alaska cruise extension passengers, then stops at the Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown for any passengers with extra nights in Seattle.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Extend your tour and see even more

On selected tours you can extend your time at the beginning or end of your holiday. To book your holiday with an extension, call us on 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

Post tour

+8 days Alaska Cruise

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners

Seattle (Embarkation)

Day
1

Embark Holland America’s MS Eurodam to begin your cruise.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

Cruising

Day
2

Your cruise continues north toward Alaska today. Spend the day aboard the ship preparing for the endless scenic surprises that await you as you get closer to the Gulf of Alaska, abundant wildlife, and the many ports of call you’ll enjoy.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Juneau

Day
3

Visit one of the most remote capital cities—Juneau. Accessible only by air and water, Juneau is located at the base of two towering mountains in the heart of Alaska’s Inside Passage and is home to a rich Gold Rush history, Native culture, wildlife, and a wealth of natural wonders. Shop for gold nuggets, visit the stately Governor’s Mansion, saunter through the swinging doors of the historic Red Dog Saloon, or visit mighty Mendenhall Glacier, an impressive river of ice that is 12 miles long and 1.5 miles wide.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Scenic Cruising: Glacier Bay National Park

Day
4

This Biosphere Reserve and UNESCO World Heritage Site protects a unique ecosystem in an ever-changing glacial landscape. Witness the spectacle of thunder and flying spray as huge slabs of ice break off and “calve” into the sea—making for lasting memories. National Park rangers accompany the ship, adding expert commentary to the day’s events.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sitka

Day
5

Step back in time in the charming port of Sitka, which reigned as the capital of Russian America for 100 years. Experience “life under the czars” with majestic onion-domed St. Michael’s Cathedral, the Sheldon Jackson Museum (housing prized Russian and Indian artefacts), and a lively performance by the New Archangel Dancers.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Ketchikan

Day
6

Experience Native Alaska firsthand. Meet the spirits of the raven, whale, and eagle as you view the largest collection of totems in the world at Saxman Totem Park or Totem Bight State Historic Park. Or, explore Creek Street, now home to contemporary art galleries and quaint boutiques.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Victoria

Day
7

Experience a bit of Britain in this Canadian city with its unique blend of Old World charm and New World experiences. Boasting the mildest climate in Canada, the city is green and beautiful year-round. You’ll find history, architecture, colourful gardens, and traditions like Afternoon Tea mixed with an abundance of outdoor adventure, world-class culinary experiences, and a vibrant art and culture scene. Visit world-famous Butchart Gardens, stroll along the Inner Harbour, or maybe sample some of Canada’s finest brews.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Seattle (Disembarkation)

Day
8

Your cruise ends after breakfast this morning with guests departing on individual schedules.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

To book your holiday with an extension, call 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

Total meals included:

  • 6 breakfasts, 2 dinners

UK - Seattle

Day
1

Meet your travelling companions and tour director for a welcome drink this evening.

Seattle

Day
2

This morning, sightseeing includes Pioneer Square and the city’s diverse neighbourhoods. Next, a guided tasting tour of Pike Place Market explains the Market’s rich history and culture. See the first Starbucks store, experience the Market’s flying fish, and hear entertaining stories from market vendors. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. You may wish to visit Seattle’s famous Space Needle for spectacular views of the city below, spend time at beautiful Chihuly Garden and Glass, or enjoy a waterfront dinner with fresh local seafood. Your tour director will have more suggestions for sightseeing, shopping, and dining.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Seattle - Victoria

Day
3

Enjoy a mini-cruise as you travel from downtown Seattle to Victoria aboard the Victoria Clipper. Have your camera ready for fantastic views and the chance to spot wildlife. Arrive in Victoria, British Columbia, where a sightseeing tour includes Chinatown, the Fairmont Empress Hotel, Bastion Square, and Thunderbird Park. This evening, enjoy a tasting and dinner at a local Winery.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Victoria

Day
4

This day is free to explore on your own; your tour director suggests an optional wildlife and whale-watching trip. For shoppers, Government Street’s elegant shops and Market Square’s collection of speciality stores are good places to start. History enthusiasts should be sure to visit the Royal British Columbia Museum.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Victoria - Vancouver

Day
5

We start today with a visit to world-famous Butchart Gardens. This estate offers more than 700 varieties of flowers on 55 acres and includes Italian, Japanese, and English-style gardens. Next, travel via BC Ferry through the Gulf Islands to Vancouver—British Columbia’s largest city. Your orientation tour includes Stanley Park, the waterfront, and Chinatown. This evening is at leisure to explore more of this vibrant city on your own.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Vancouver

Day
6

There’s always something to do in Vancouver and with a full day to explore, the possibilities are endless. Your tour director suggests a walk across the thrilling Capilano Suspension Bridge, a climb up Grouse Mountain for spectacular views of the city, or time to explore the many shops of Robson Street. This evening, your tour director hosts a special farewell dinner at a local restaurant.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Vancouver - Seattle

Day
7

Your tour ends today.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Extend your tour and see even more

On selected tours you can extend your time at the beginning or end of your holiday. To book your holiday with an extension, call us on 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

Pre Tour

+8 days Alaska Cruise

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners

Vancouver (Embarkation)

Day
1

Embark your cruise ship for an unforgettable Inside Passage cruise.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

Inside Passage Cruising

Day
2

One of the most picturesque sea lanes in the world, the natural beauty here is unbelievable, featuring thick emerald-green forests and expansive turquoise glaciers.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Juneau

Day
3

Accessible only by air and water, history, Native culture, wildlife, and nature come to life here. Shop for gold nuggets, saunter through the swinging doors at the Red Dog Saloon, or visit mighty Mendenhall Glacier.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Skagway

Day
4

Step back in time as you stroll along wooden boardwalks, visit the Red Onion Saloon, explore Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park, or ride the antique White Pass and Yukon Route narrow-gauge railway.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Scenic Cruising: Glacier Bay

Day
5

This incredible Biosphere Reserve protects a unique ecosystem, hosting an amazing spectacle as tremendous slabs of ice break off and “calve” into the sea.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Ketchikan

Day
6

Hugging the shores of the Tongass Narrows, this self-proclaimed “Salmon Capital of the World” boasts the largest totem collection on the planet and a former red-light district-turned art district on historic Creek Street.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Scenic Cruising: Inside Passage

Day
7

Cruise through the awe-inspiring scenery of the Inside Passage. Keep your cameras ready for spouting whales, soaring eagles, and other wildlife. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous dinner and onboard entertainment.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Vancouver (Disembarkation)

Day
8

Disembark this morning and transfer to Vancouver International Airport for your return flight home.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

To book your holiday with an extension, call 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

What's included

Tour only

Prefer to book your own flights and transfers? You have the freedom to do that with our Tour Only holiday option.

  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Free Wi-Fi on coach
  • Porterage

Tour with flights

Let us take care of everything. Our package option includes return flights from your chosen airport, plus overseas transfers to your hotel.

  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Free Wi-Fi on coach
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes

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