Travel agents can now take advantage of early bookings for APT’s most popular luxury Canada and Alaska holidays for 2017,with the award winning travel operator announcing the launch of its new Pre-Release brochure.
Available now, the APT Canada & Alaska featuring USA 2017 Pre-Release brochure features a collection of six luxury holidays ranging from 17 to 32 days in length.
In Western Canada APT’s journeys combine luxury land tours of the Rockies, featuring rail journeys with Rocky Mountaineer in GoldLeaf or VIA Rail along with a choice of Alaskan cruises, all of which include World Heritage-listed Glacier Bay.
Exclusive highlights on offer in Western Canada include a special sail away dinner, drinks included with dinner and guaranteed Verandah Staterooms for guests aboard APT’s Alaskan cruises; and guaranteed Lakeview Rooms at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
APT’s most popular itinerary for this region is the 22-day Rockies Odyssey & Alaska Cruise.
Priced from $12,195* per person, twin share, it comprises a 14 night luxury land journey from Victoria to Vancouver with two night stays also in Whistler, Jasper, Lake Louise and Banff.
Guests then set sail on a seven night Inside Passage cruise with Holland America Line to Juneau, Skagway, Glacier Bay and Ketchikan.Sightseeing highlights on this trip include a two day journey travelling in a GoldLeaf carriage on the Rocky Mountaineer; bear-spotting on a Blue River Safari; a refined lakeside barbeque with First Nations entertainment in Jasper; breakfast at The Butchart Gardens before the crowds arrive; the chance to meet a Mountie in Banff; and on the cruise a special ‘Sail Away’ dinner at the Pinnacle Grill.
Agents with clients wanting to explore Eastern Canada can book APT’s 32-Day Eastern Canada, Rockies Odyssey and Alaska Cruise, which offers guests the exclusive opportunity to enjoy dinner overlooking Niagara Falls before visiting the Illumination Tower to create their very own light display on the Falls.
Two USA Itineraries feature in the brochure, one of which is an exciting new in depth luxury land journey, the 19-day Grand Southern Charm. Tracing its way through the Southern US states from New Orleans to New York this journey features numerous included highlights, from the chance to take to the historic waters of the mighty Mississippi on a Jazz Dinner cruise; to joining a traditional Dixieland Jazz marching band through the streets of New Orleans; learning to make the classic southern Mint Julep cocktail followed-by a five-course dinner in a former antebellum home; enjoying a performance and a post-show tour at the home of the iconic Grand Ole Opry; and savouring a dinner in Savannah’s only 18th-century mansion.
APT is offering a special ‘Fly to Canada from just $995 per person’ SuperDeal.
This offer represents a saving of up to $5,560 per couple and applies to five itineraries in the brochure. Agents can also book Business Class flights from $5,995 on the 18-day Majestic Rockies & Alaska Cruise and the 22-day Rockies Odyssey & Alaska Cruise.
These offers are available until 19 May 2016 and are subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply.
As well as operating smaller groups tours of no more than 40 guests on every departure, APT also offers a long list of guaranteed inclusions across all journeys on its Canada & Alaska featuring USA program. These include all sightseeing, most meals, port charges, porterage and tipping, airport transfers and dedicated APT tour and cruise directors.