- Canadian Explorer -
Canada: Probably the best destination in the world for amazing scenery. This tour takes you to the mountain resort of Whistler, beautiful Vancouver Island, and the stunning city of Vancouver. Play 6 truly spectacular courses and enjoy some unique sightseeing, including a ride on the world’s longest gondola, a whale watching trip, and a stunning sunset cruise along Vancouver’s glorious waterfront!
✓12 nights twin-share accommodation on B&B basis
✓Car hire – SUV which will accommodate four golfers and luggage
✓Return ferry tickets Vancouver/Victoria
✓6 rounds of golf
✓Ride on Peak 2 Peak gondola
✓Half day tour of Vancouver
✓Sunset river cruise of Vancouver
✓24 hour local expert assistance
from £3,450 per person
Located in Pemberton, a short drive north of Whistler, Big Sky Golf Club is an outstanding 18-hole golf course with stunning tri-valley mountain views of Mount Currie. The Robert Cupp-designed course features an exquisitely manicured set of links that makes use of ponds and natural vegetation to provide a memorable round of golf.
Carved from the slopes of Blackcomb Mountain, Chateau Whistler offers mountain golf at its finest. This classic Robert Trent Jones Jr. course features elevation changes of over 400 feet and wonderful views of the Whistler valley, the inspiration for a truly remarkable round of golf.
Wow! You will struggle to find a more spectacular setting for a round of golf as Nicklaus North. Majestic fir trees line the fairways, which border a stunning emerald-coloured lake. Add in the fresh, invigorating mountain air, and you can see what inspired Jack to create one of his finest courses.
Day 1: On arrival at Vancouver Airport, pick up your SUV touring rental car. Take a scenic 2 hour along the stunning Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler; one of the most beautiful drives in the world. Overnight Whistler
Day 2: Round of golf at Nicklaus North Golf Course. Overnight Whistler
Day 3: Enjoy the spectacular mountain scenery with a ride on longest and highest gondola in the world; the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola stretches for over 4km between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains and provides stunning views in every direction. Overnight Whistler
Day 4: Round of golf at Big Sky Golf Course. Overnight Whistler
Day 5: Round of golf at Chateau Whistler Golf Course. Overnight Whistler
Day 6: Drive to the ferry terminal for the scenic crossing to Vancouver Island, a paradise of pristine coastlines and unspoilt nature and wilderness, and home to an abundance of wildlife including bears, whales and cougars. Overnight Victoria
Day 7: Round of golf at Bear Mountain Golf Course. Overnight Victoria
Day 8: Enjoy a spectacular whalewatching trip; Vancouver Island is one of the best places in the world to spot whales. Overnight Victoria
Day 9: Round of golf at Victoria Golf Club then transfer back to Vancouver. Overnight Vancouver
Day 10: Spend a leisurely half day tour taking in stunning Vancouver’s highlights. Highlights of the tour include historic Gastown, Chinatown, scenic English Bay and its picturesque Harbour. Overnight Vancouver
Day 11: Round of golf at Northlands Golf Course. Overnight Vancouver
Day 12: A final day to explore Vancouver at your leisure. In the evening enjoy a stunning sunset dinner cruise along the city’s gorgeous waterfront! Listen to live music and enjoy a magnificent Pacific Coast-styled buffet as you float through Vancouver’s Inner Harbour. Overnight Vancouver
Day 13: Depart Vancouver.
Best Time to Travel to Canada to do this Tour: The best time will be Canadian summertime to ensure warm weather in all 3 destinations, particularly in Whistler. We would recommend travelling between May and October.
Nita Lake Lodge Whistler****
5 nights B&B
One of Canada’s top hotels, the boutique Nita Lake Lodge is Whistler’s only lakeside property and lies within walking distance to Whistler’s main amenities.
Magnolia Hotel & Spa****
3 nights B&B
Just steps from Victoria’s picturesque Inner Harbour, the elegant Magnolia Hotel & Spa is the ideal base for a luxury stay on the island.
Auberge Hotel, Vancouver****
4 nights B&B
The Auberge Hotel sits in the Terminal City Tower offering stunning views of the picturesque waterfront & mountain backdrop.