TRAVELZOO DEAL - Canadian Rockies & Alaska Cruise and Tour

Fly/Tour/Stay/Cruise • Royal Caribbean • Ovation of the Seas • 15 Nights • 18 May 2019

Enjoy a 7 day cruise on Ovation of the Seas as this Quantum Class ship debuts in Alaska
Includes a 7 night pre-cruise escorted tour of the Canadian Rockies
Includes return flights from Australia and all meals, entertainment and gratuities onboard your cruise
This unbelievably priced package will save you $680 compared to packaging it yourself

Package Highlights

Icy harbours, piercing blue lakes, fiords, glaciers and jagged ice-capped peaks – you don’t want to miss out on this amazing package! Prices start from $4499pp

Snatch up this unbelievably priced Fly/Tour/Stay/Cruise holiday package and you could be embarking on an action-packed expedition of Alaska and the Canadian Rockies next May!

  • This extraordinary holiday begins on 18 May 2019 with your flights from Australia to Calgary, the gateway city to the Canadian Rockies.
  • Your 7 day escorted tour of the Canadian Rockies will include visits to Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Jasper National Park and Columbia Icefield. Your tour will finish in Seattle, in the U.S. State of Washington, where you’ll embark on your cruise.
  • On your 7 night Alaskan cruise you’ll discover the inside passage to Juneau (the state’s capital, which is not accessible by car) and the gold rush town of Skagway, before cruising through Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier to Victoria and disembarking in Seattle.
  • If you thought the tour and cruise itinerary was exciting enough – you’ll find even more activity and adventure onboard Ovation of the Seas. There’s roller-skating, bumper cars, aerial shows, circus school, a spa, multiple pools and surfing and skydiving simulators. Another feature of this ship is the North Star – a jewel shaped capsule that ascends 90 metres over the sea, with panoramic views of the beautiful Alaskan scenery.
  • What’s more – all meals, entertainment and gratuities onboard the cruise are included in this incredible price!
  • Upgrade to an Oceanview Stateroom for $499pp or a Balcony Stateroom for $929pp.

Don’t miss out on this offer! Pick up the phone and dial 1300 857 345 to speak to one of our Cruise1st Specialists today.

Your Seven Day Canadian Rockies Tour
18 May 2019: Australia to Calgary

Today, you’ll fly from Australia to Calgary, Alberta. You’ll arrive in Calgary on the same day (local time), Alberta's major city and gateway to the Canadian Rockies. Here, you’ll make your own way to your hotel for the night.

19 May 2019: Day Trip to Head-Smashed-In-Buffalo Jump

Enjoy a day to Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This historic site bears witness to a method of buffalo hunting practiced by native people of the North American plains for nearly 6,000 years.

20 May 2019: Calgary, Lake Louise & Banff 

Enjoy a day of scenic grandeur as you drive west through the foothills and into Banff National Park – the entrance to the majestic Canadian Rockies. Today's first stop is Lake Louise, whose turquoise waters create a natural mirror that reflects its surroundings. Enjoy a stroll along the shores of picturesque Lake Louise and visit the famous Chateau at Lake Louise. Then proceed to Moraine Lake (if opened) and take a short walk to a viewpoint in the Valley of Ten Peaks overlooking Moraine Lake for fantastic views of its emerald waters and massive snow-capped peaks.

21 May 2019: Banff & Columbia Icefield 

This morning, you’ll head for Columbia Icefield in Jasper National Park, perhaps riding the specially designed "Ice Explorer" (optional activity) onto the surface of the stunning Athabasca Glacier. Considered the most beautiful drive in the world, the jaw-dropping scenery is punctuated by more than 100 ancient glaciers, waterfalls cascading from dramatic rock sprees and turquoise lakes set in sweeping valleys. The views of Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Summit, Mistaya Canyon are sure to please all who journey to this amazing part of the world.

22 May 2019: Banff to Abbotsford 

Today's journey will have you experiencing the fertile land and endless mountain ranges unique to scenic southern British Columbia. Visit the Last Spike of the transcontinental railway - where it connects the east and the west. Finish your day in the charming city of Abbotsford, in the lush Fraser Valley.

23 May 2019: Abbotsford to Seattle 

This morning, you'll cross the border into the U.S. and drive to Seattle, the city that never sleeps! Seattle is surrounded by majestic mountains, beautiful lakes and the Puget Sound. Enjoy an introductory tour of the city with a stop at Pike Place Market.

24 May 2019: Transfer to Pier 91 

After your incredible land adventure, head to Pier 91 to begin your journey on Ovation of the Seas.

Your Seven Day Alaskan Cruise Itinerary
24 May 2019: Seattle 

Embark the Ovation of the Seas

Smell the coffee in Pike Place Market, where it all began for Starbucks, then see it from far above at the 520ft Space Needle. A magnet for art and culture lovers of all stripes and an outdoor wonderland for adventurers - the Emerald City has it all.

25 May 2019: Cruising

An 'at sea' day is your chance to explore all the amazing activities the ship has to offer, including doing nothing at all. Relax in the Spa, take in a show at the theatre, or experience any of the incredible dining venues. There's so much to do the difficulty will be choosing what to do next!

26 May 2019: Juneau

Today you'll explore Alaska's capital city, which isn't accessible by car. You could view the majestic Mendenhall Glacier from the East Glacier Loop Trail, or sail 1,800ft aloft via gondola to Mount Roberts. The fresh air is sure to wet your appetite. Why not try out the local treat - crisp crab cakes?

27 May 2019: Skagway

This is the gateway to the rugged Klondike Goldrush National Historic Park. Here you can see the vast Davidson Glacier up close, or hop aboard the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway. Ascending 3,000ft in 32km, you'll have unrivalled photo opportunities at every turn.

28 May 2019: Cruising

Enjoy a day at your leisure onboard Ovation of the Seas as you cruise through Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier. You could indulge in some of the delicious dining options onboard including ‘Jamie’s Italian’ – a restaurant by world-renowned chef, Jamie Oliver. After dinner, why not check out one of the innovative martini mixing robots? They’re sure to shake up your perfect drink!

29 May 2019: Cruising

Another day of cruising is another day of endless opportunities. You could go roller-skating, drive the bumper cars, watch an aerial show or try the skydiving simulators. You could even ascend 90 metres over the sea and enjoy the views from the North Star!

30 May 2019: Victoria

Today you’ll visit the charming capital city of the Canadian state of British Columbia. You can soak in the city’s natural beauty with a visit to one of its renowned parks and gardens or dive into history at one of the museums.

31 May 2019: Seattle to Australia

Disembark the Ovation of the Seas and fly home

At the end of your unforgettable journey, you’ll cruise back to Seattle where you’ll disembark Ovation of the Seas and make your own way to the airport for your flight back to Australia.

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