British Columbia Wildlife Safari with Alaska Cruise (CWI) - 2014

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17 Day Tour from Vancouver to Vancouver


British Columbia Wildlife Safari with Alaska Cruise
Vancouver Island
Vancouver Island
The Butchart Gardens in British Columbia, Canada
Enjoy bear-watching in Tofino, British Columbia
The floral displays in the Butchart Gardens
Enjoy bear-watching in Tofino, British Columbia
The Vancouver Harbour at dusk
Pacific Rim National Park
View of downtown Vancouver
Go whale watching near Telegraph Cove

Optional Excursions

The following list of optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These optional excursions might or might not be offered. Whether it's a special dinner, a local show or a special behind-the-scenes glimpse into an historical site, optional excursions are a wonderful way to enrich your vacation even further. Plus, they give you flexibility. We include the must-see sites and experiences, and we also understand that people take interest in different activities and may want to craft a more personal vacation by hand-picking optional excursions that appeal to them.

Availability is subject to sufficient participation, weather conditions, seasonal suitability, days of operation, group interests, and general feasibility for your vacation. The approximate value listed gives you a good, general idea of what you can expect to pay but may vary once you are on your vacation. Some information provided might be in a foreign currency; you can use our online currency converter for exchange rate information.

Once you have booked your vacation, Globus provides the ability to pre-purchase excursions, register for your vacations and provide emergency contact information online.

Chinatown Dinner and Lantern Walk A fascinating tour of Chinatown, one of the oldest in Canada. Your expert local guide will offer you the opportunity to learn about the "East meets West" portals. Themes range from Feng Shui and the Chinese Zodiac to Brave Pioneers and World Developments. Food sampling along the way with dinner in a first-class restaurant. Finally, at dusk you will be given lanterns and lead through the narrow alleys to Bastion Square. A very unique and memorable way to experience Victoria. (Approximately 3 hours)

Approximate value: $78 CAD per person


Grizzly Bear Tour See Wild and Majestic Grizzlies in their natural habitat far away from human civilization! This grizzly bear tour starts with a 2 hour (approximately) boat ride to the mainland, the Bute Inlet - our Grizzly bear destination. On arrival, we're welcomed by our guides, the Homalco First Nations band, and shuttled by minibus to the various viewing platforms. Watch those wild, beautiful bears chase and catch big salmon to fatten up for hibernation.

Approximate value: $349 CAD per person


Guided Fishing Set off from the resort in a 17-foot Boston Whaler and fish the waters of Discovery Passage with an experienced guide who shares your passion and excitement for fishing. Our guides are BC salmon fishing experts with a vast knowledge of the region and a deep respect for the sport. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced angler, your guide will help you reel in the catch you've been waiting for. Two guests per boat.

Approximate value: $308 CAD per person


Marine Wildlife tour You will LOVE this very popular safari - it's the perfect way to enjoy our pristine marine environment as well as lots of stunning wildlife. See Black Bears, Pacific White Sided Dolphins, Porpoises, Seals, soaring Bald Eagles, numerous ocean birds and when in season Stellar and Californian sea lions. If the tide is right you'll experience the Arran Rapids, the 2nd fastest ocean rapids in the world. Being on this fabulous adventure cruise is the perfect way to spend a summer day in British Columbia and to be one with nature.

Approximate value: $135 CAD per person


Sunset Cruise This 2 1/2 hour tour sets off from April Point Resort & Spa and takes you into the hidden coves and inlets that make up the majestic Discovery Passage. Enjoy light refreshments including wine & cheeses as you learn about the history and culture of the area through the experienced guide onboard the vessel. You'll also see a variety of wildlife and marine birds.

Approximate value: $66 CAD per person


Wildlife Adventure Guided by a trained naturalist, you'll travel among the Discovery Islands and see local BC wildlife thriving in their natural habitat. Watch for black bears, stellar sea lions, seals, whales and Pacific white-sided dolphins. You'll see bald eagles swoop from the treetops and majestic herons fishing in the tidal pools. Breathe the crisp, salty air as you dart around lush inlets and explore secluded Pacific islands by boat. It's the ultimate way to get a first-hand glimpse of magnificent BC wildlife in our gorgeous Pacific Playground.

Approximate value: $111 CAD per person