West Coast fly/drive

16 Nights/17 Days

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Trip highlights

  • Vancouver

  • Grouse Mountain

  • Vancouver Island

  • Okanagan Valley

  • Osoyoos

  • Sunshine Coast

  • Whistler

  • Kelowna

  • Echo Valley Ranch

  • Victoria

  • West Coast Wilderness Lodge

  • Wilderness Ranch Experience

Day 1 - 2

Arrive (Canada)

 

Welcome to Vancouver, Canada!

Upon arrival in Vancouver, make your way to the hotel where you have 2 nights to explore this vibrant city.

Take a stroll through Stanley Park, A trip up Grouse Mountain or simply explore the sights of the city, taking in the museums and shopping. 

2 nights in Vancouver :

The Metropolitan Hotel

(Standard Double room) 

Day 3-4

Victoria

Today, you’ll pick up your vehicle and take the short drive to Tsawwassen where you’ll take the ferry across to the harbour front city of Victoria.

 

The capital city of British Columbia, located on Vancouver Island. You’ll have 2 nights here to explore this scenic city which is full of history and culture. Expect to feel at home with the strong British influence.

 

2 Nights in Victoria :

The Magnolia Hotel & Spa

Day 5 - 7

Victoria-Comax-Powell River-Earls Cove-Egmont

It’s an early start today as you head along the scenic coastal route up to Comox where you’ll catch the ferry across to Powell River on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Keep the camera to hand as you pass through this picturesque landscape.

 

Upon arrival in Powell River, you’ll continue to drive a short distance where you’ll pick up your next ferry across to Earls Cove. From here your final destination at the West Coast Wilderness Lodge is a short 15 minute drive away.

 

The next full 2 days can be used to fully explore this spectacular location on foot, by kayak or by boat. The beautiful lodge is located on a cliff top overlooking the waters of Sechelt Inlet.

3 nights in Egmont :

West Coast Wilderness lodge

(Ocean View Room)

Breakfast & dinner

Day 8 - 9

Whistler

Today, you’ll head south to pick up your final ferry from Langdale to Horseshoe Bay. It’s another beautiful scenic drive, so keep the camera close. From here, you’ll join the sea to sky highway all the way to Whistler.

You’ll see the towering peaks and meadows of beautiful Whistler and you’ll have the opportunity to take part in many outdoor pursuits here in this scenic heaven.

2 Nights in Whistler :

Delta Whistler Suites

(1 bedroom Suite)

Day 10 - 12

Whistler - Clinton

You’re heading north today out of Whistler. You’ll travel into the interior and the picturesque Cariboo region en route to your wonderful accommodation at Echo Valley Ranch.

You’ll have 3 nights here to experience the gastronomy and the incredible local activities while bringing out the cowboy in you. This fantastic Ranch blends the best of nature and comfort and also has a great range of on site facilities, such as a wonderful Thai spa and horse riding.

 

3 nights in Clinton:

Echo Valley Ranch

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Day 13 - 15

Clinton - Kelowna

After your Cowboy experience, you’re now heading south to the wine region of the Okanagen Valley where you’ll base yourself in the city of Kelowna. Some of Canada’s best vineyards are located here and you’ll also have the time to visit Osoyoos at the southern tip of this region.

As your fly drive enters the final few days, explore the rolling hills and lakes of this region and enjoy visiting the vineyards for some wine tasting.

 

3 Nights in Kelowna:

Fairfield Inn & Suites Kelowna - B&B

Day 16

Last day - drop your hire car back at Vancouver Airport and catch flight back home

Enjoy your last day as you travel the scenic drive back to Vancouver Airport, full of experiences and memories to tell your friends back home.
 

International Flights back home

Trip details

Price from £ 2575  Per person based on twin share basis

With Economy international flights from

 £ 3160 per person

Price includes

  • Accomodation as per itinerary

  • Room only basis unless otherwise shown

  • All room only taxes included

  • Car hire (Alamo Gold) for 13 days as shown based on a Full size size car (Please ask if you require SatNav at an extra cost)

  • ATOL protection (When taking international flights)

Additional Extra's

  • International Flights

  • Additional unscheduled excursions

  • Ferry tickets

  • local admission fees

  • Fuel

  • Hotel parking

  • Immunisations

  • Visa's

  • Personal travel insurance

  • local gratuaties