2020

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New Orleans - Southern Styles

 January 19 - 25, 2020 

New Orleans: known as “The Big Easy” is famed for much more than jazz music and the extravagant Mardi Gras festival.  Explore this fascinating city and state’s vibrant culture. From Bourbon Street to Baton Rouge “Laissez les bon temps rouler” (“Let the good times roll”). 

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Harrison Hot Springs

 March 9 - 12, 2020

$75 Early Booking Discount Available

World renowned Harrison Hot Springs is a landmark British Columbia resort on the picturesque shores of Harrison Lake in the Fraser Valley.  Enjoy a soak in the hot mineral waters said to be a “healing place” by the local Sts'ailes First Nations.  Watch for wildlife as you sail the serene Harrison River to see ancient pictographs that tell stories of long ago.  

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Vancouver Shen Yun & Chinese Culture

 March 20 - 22, 2020

$75 Early Booking Discount Available

Shen Yun is a phenomenon that will enthrall, educate and inspire you with vibrant colours, graceful elegance and precision choreography. Combined with a visit to the first Chinese or "scholars" garden built outside of China-the famed Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Gardens and a sumptuous dinner at a local fine Chinese restaurant, you will encounter culture as never before.  

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Southwest Wonders

 March 29- April 5, 2020 

$250 Early Booking Discount Available

Go beyond the Strip in sparkling Las Vegas to the grandeur of Arizona’s breathtaking natural beauty. Visit the National Historic landmark Hoover Dam and traverse the preserved section of America’s Mother Road – Route 66. Have a unique dining experience in North America’s largest dry caverns. Take a train ride to the edge of the world-renowned Grand Canyon. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of picturesque Sedona as you glide over Red Rock country.

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New York, New York!

April 22 - 28, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available

Welcome to New York! Stay steps away from Times Square, in the heart of the theater district. Visit iconic landmarks such as the Lady Liberty, the Empire State Building and Central Park. Attend a spectacular Broadway Show, as you find yourself falling in love with the city that never sleeps.

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Okanagan Spring

May 7-11, 2020

$ 75 Early Booking Discount Available 

Visit the Okanagan this spring and witness beautiful interior B.C come to life. During your visit, sample some of B.C's VQA certified wines, ride the Kettle Valley Train, tour the SS Sicamous and explore the beautiful communities of Osoyoos and Kelowna. 

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Epic Canadian Rail Journey

May 15 - 30, 2020

$100 Early Booking Discount Available

The ultimate cross Canada journey travels the rails from Vancouver to Halifax. You won’t just be seeing the passing scenery from your window, this trip includes stopovers along the way where you’ll experience firsthand the culture and heritage of the many regions, coast to coast.

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Magical Maritimes

 June 6-15, 2020

$100 Early Booking Discount Available

Experience true maritime charm as you journey across Canada’s three smallest provinces. Explore the rocky shores of Peggy’s Cove. Walk on the ocean floor along the Bay of Fundy. Savour lobster the Acadian way as you cruise the calm waters of Shediac Bay. Cross the massive Confederation Bridge to Prince Edward Island and spend a day touring Cape Breton’s spectacular Cabot Trail. All this and so much more! 

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Discover Newfoundland & Labrador

 June 15 - 26,2020 

Starting from the vibrant port city of St. John’s, travel east to the community of Gander. Cruise the waters off Twillingate in search of whales and icebergs. Explore the Viking Trail enroute to the Norse settlement at L'Anse aux Meadows, and more. With an unimaginable landscape, a culture deeply steeped in history and a people truly like no other Newfoundland and Labrador. It is a land that has long begged to be discovered. 

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Complete Atlantic Experience

 June 6 -26, 2020

$100 Early Booking Discount Available

A combination tour of Atlantic Canada that offers one wonderful experience. Magic in nature and outstanding in discovery, this 3-week tour will complete your total Atlantic experience. Good things come in small packages and Canada’s four smallest provinces offer a rich and varied cultural heritage.

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Southern Alberta– Canada’s Wild West

June 17 -25, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available

Visit the world-renowned Royal Tyrrell Museum, see life-sized models of the dinosaurs and stand in awe of the prehistoric landscape of Dinosaur Provincial Park - a World Heritage Site.  Examine pictographs and petroglyphs left by ancient peoples. Be captivated by cowboy poetry, song and story-telling, and much more that will transport you back in time and possibly change how you view the Canadian plains.

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Skeena Adventure

 June 27- July 4, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available 

 An adventure of a lifetime awaits as you travel from the Pacific Coast to the Rocky Mountains. Board VIARail’s vintage train “The Skeena” for a spectacular rail journey along Canada’s second longest river, the Skeena, from Prince Rupert to Jasper.   Visit the naturally beautiful Kitselal Canyon,  take an adventurous boat ride to the only Grizzly bear sanctuary in Canada,  Walk on an ancient glacier at the iconic Columbia Icefields and more adventurous activities  !

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Haida Gwaii & The Inside Passage

 3 departures:

  • July 6-14, 2020
  • August 3-11, 2020
  • August 25- September 2, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available 

Cruise the remote and untouched Inside Passage on route to the mystical islands of Haida Gwaii known as the “islands of the people”. Witness firsthand Mother Nature in all her glory.   The story is told from monumental totem poles, argillite carvings, exquisite jewellery and local cuisine.  

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Yukon & Northwest Territories: Beyond the Arctic Circle

 2 departures:

  • July 6-17, 2020
  • August 10-21, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available for August 10, 2020

Beginning in Whitehorse our journey follows in the footsteps of gold prospectors to the Klondike and the historic Gold Rush town of Dawson City. Experience northern culture firsthand as you try your hand at gold-panning on Bonanza Creek, and more! 

A remarkable experience awaits you as you venture beyond the arctic circle!

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Discovering Vancouver Island

July 22-29, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available

Uncover fascinating history, rich culture and west coast wilderness that showcase Vancouver Island from Victoria to Port Renfrew and Port Hardy-  the largest on the West Coast of North America.   An intimate, homespun tour that is remote and rustic yet still within your reach. 

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Autumn in Quebec & Ontario

September 27- October 6, 2020

$250 Early Booking Discount Available

From the nation’s capital Ottawa and throughout, enjoy dazzling displays of autumn leaves changing to warm golds and reds. Visit the National War Memorial. Watch the busy St. Lawrence River roll by.  Zoom to the top of Toronto’s signature icon, the CN Tower. Feel the mist on your face as you cruise up to impressive Niagara Falls and more.   

Fantastic scenery, culture and food await you in Quebec and Ontario. 

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Enchanted Ireland

October 10-22, 2020

$ 250 Early Booking Discount Available

I Stunning scenery.  From the lively capital of Dublin to the barren west coast to the long-troubled North. Kiss the blarney stone, tour the Ring of Kerry, and take in the view from atop the precipitous Cliffs of Moher.  Walk on a Giant’s Causeway and tour the murals of Belfast.   A land steeped in history, Ireland offers a plethora of castles, cathedrals, cliffs and caves.

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Tofino Escape

October 25-28, 2020

$ 75 Early Booking Discount Available

Immerse yourself in the rugged West Coast wilderness on this 4 day escape to Tofino. Spend 3 nights in ocean view accommodation at the beautiful Tin Wis Resort while enjoying stunning island scenery. Explore the eclectic communities of Tofino and Ucluelet, stroll along Long Beach, marvel at the wonders of Pacific Rim National Park and dine on delicious local fare.