Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime. Head up the coast and explore oceanside communities along Northern Vancouver Island before embarking on a 16-hour journey up the famed Inside Passage from Port Hardy to Prince Rupert. Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime wildlife tour before heading exploring BC's Northern Interior on your way back to Metro Vancouver.
+ RETURN FERRY
+ WILDLIFE TOUR
+ taxes and fees, per person based on double occupancy
- Seven nights' hotel in six destinations
- Two sailings: One-way ferry between Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island, and between Port Hardy and Prince Rupert for two adults and one vehicle
- Grizzly bear tour in Prince Rupert
(mid-May to late Jul)
- Whale-watching tour in Prince Rupert
(late Jul to late Sep)
- Free breakfast at select hotels
Metro Vancouver to Courtenay
Depart Metro Vancouver for a scenic sailing to Vancouver Island. When you arrive on Vancouver Island, head north and explore unique seaside towns along the way, before arriving in Courtenay for the night.
Lodging: Bayview Hotel
Courtenay to Port Hardy
Continue your drive to Northern Vancouver Island, famous for its expansive forests, and stop off at remote communities like Sayward, Telegraph Cove and Port McNeill.
Lodging: Pier Side Landing Hotel
Inside Passage cruise to Prince Rupert
Relax on a breathtaking sailing from Port Hardy to Prince Rupert. As you sail through the Inside Passage, enter another world: Northern BC, where you’ll discover rich history, fascinating Indigenous culture and pristine natural beauty.
Lodging: Prestige Hotel Prince Rupert
Prince Rupert: Wildlife tour
Travel to Khutzeymateen Provincial Park and observe grizzly bears in their natural habitat on a guided grizzly bear tour (mid-May to late Jul), or adventure offshore to see orcas and other marine animals on an unforgettable whale-watching guided excursion (late Jul to late Sep)
Prince Rupert to Smithers
Follow the banks of the mighty Skeena River on your journey east along Highway 16, then head south along the Bulkley River to Smithers. Take in the majestic surroundings including the spectacular Hudson Bay Mountain and Glacier.
Lodging: Prestige Hudson Bay Lodge
Smithers to Prince George
Your picturesque journey continues as you travel south from Smithers to Prince George, enjoying a few detours along the way. Spend the night in Northern BC’s largest city – Prince George.
Prince George to Williams Lake
As your adventure winds to a close, stop off at Williams Lake to learn about the gold rush era. While you’re there, visit the Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin for a history of ranching and rodeo in the area.
Lodging: Coast Fraser Inn
Williams Lake to Metro Vancouver
Depart Williams Lake and enjoy as many stops as you like on your scenic drive back to Metro Vancouver.
Travel in comfort on your sailing from Port Hardy to Prince Rupert. Take a nap, kick up your feet, or enjoy a delicious meal with one of the following onboard add-ons:
Inboard cabin From $90Outboard cabin From $110
Lounge seat From $40
Adult buffet breakfast From $21.79 Adult buffet dinner From $32.29
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