Multi-Day Tour | Independent

Lights on the Lake (8 days)

Entrée Canada

Vancouver, Canada To Vancouver, Canada

Valid for Departures Now Through: 31 Mar 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Vancouver, BC Canada
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre None

Upon your arrival in Vancouver, you’ll be met by your driver and transported downtown to your hotel. Depending on your schedule you may wish to explore downtown Vancouver, nearby Yaletown or Stanley Park. You’re in the heart of the entertainment district, with plenty of fantastic restaurants to choose from. We’re happy to make recommendations or reservations for you! Accommodations are at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre in a Traditional Room.

Day 2
Vancouver, BC Canada
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Canada
Inn on the Lake Dinner

Today your driver will meet you for your private transfer to the Vancouver International Airport. After a short 2 ½ hour flight to Whitehorse, you’ll be met and shuttled to Inn on the Lake, 35 minutes south of Whitehorse. Nestled on the shores of Marsh Lake, the Inn is remote yet residential, and offers guests a taste of true northern Canadian hospitality. After a hearty supper and welcome orientation, turn your view skyward to admire the jaw-dropping northern lights. Accommodations are at Inn on the Lake in the Bayview Apartment.

Day 3
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Canada
Inn on the Lake Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

You’re in for an adventurous discovery of the Inn’s surrounding area as you ride your very own snowmobile through scenic trails, taking in the sights along the way. You’ll stop to try your hand at ice fishing, drilling holes into thick ice and waiting for a bite. Fantastic beasts reside under the Yukon ice, and you may reel in a massive trout or Arctic char. Keep warm with a hot drink and lunch by a camp fire while you wait to reel in a fighter. You’ll also get the opportunity to strap on some snowshoes and take to the trails by foot. At the conclusion of your fun-filled day, you’ll snowmobile your way back to the lodge. Accommodations are at Inn on the Lake.

Day 4
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Canada
Inn on the Lake Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Mushing in the crisp winter air is a once-in-a-lifetime experience! On this authentic dog sledding tour, you will be taken for a ride in the boreal forest. You will be exhilarated by the wind in your face as your exuberant team of huskies pulls you over the hard-packed snow and a winter wonderland rushes by. Soak your muscles with an afternoon dip in the outdoor hot tub or visit to the sauna. After another gourmet dinner, admire the dancing lights of the aurora borealis. Accommodations are at Inn on the Lake.

Day 5
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Canada
Inn on the Lake Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Enjoy a day at leisure today, soaking up the wintery scenery from the 90-foot deck or outdoor hot tub. Another evening brings superb aurora viewing, no two light shows are the same! Accommodations are at Inn on the Lake.

Day 6
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Canada
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Breakfast

After a hearty breakfast your shuttle will deliver you to Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport for your short return flight to Vancouver (cost of flight not included in package). Upon your arrival in Vancouver you’ll be met by your driver for your short transfer to your hotel downtown. The afternoon and evening are yours to spend at leisure. You may wish to revisit a neighborhood that caught your eye days earlier, or enjoy dinner at one of the countless restaurants near your hotel. Accommodations are at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre in a Traditional Room.

Day 7
Vancouver, BC Canada
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre None

Today you’ll explore diverse and multi-cultural Vancouver with a private guide. Discover Yaletown’s warehouse conversions and boutiques, marvel at the towering totem poles in Stanley Park and the herbal pharmacies in historic Chinatown. Stroll the cobbled streets of Gastown, stopping at the famous steam clock that blows every hour on the hour, easily one of the most photographed monuments in the city. The afternoon is yours at leisure, and you may wish to enjoy a private culinary tour, a harbour cruise or a bike ride along the winding seawall, which wraps around Stanley Park and the Pacific Ocean.

Day 8
Vancouver, BC Canada
None None

This morning you’ll be met by your driver for a short transfer back to the Vancouver International Airport, where you’ll catch your return flight(s) home. Safe travels!

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Description

Experience northern hospitality in a unique setting, at the quaint and cozy Inn on the Lake. Nestled on the shores of Marsh Lake, you’re positioned perfectly for northern lights viewing and endless winter adventures!

About Us

At Entrée Canada we live for unique travel experiences. The kind of out-of-the-box personalized travel moments that fulfill dreams, tick off bucket lists, and create memories, stories and legends for our guests. Our dedication to meticulously planned journeys has made us a leader in the field, but what feeds our soul is giving our guests what they never dreamed possible. This could be helicopter fishing in a remote glacial-fed river, coming face-to-face with polar bears on the tundra, or witnessing the breathtaking magic of the aurora borealis.

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By: SJS25


Reviewed on: 09 Nov 2013

Very pleased with all of our arrangements in Canada
Travel Advisor:  Joan Gerson

Outstanding

By: Randy


Reviewed on: 03 Aug 2015

We had some changed due to mechanical issues and Entree did an excellent making all of the changes necessary.
Travel Advisor:  Joan Gerson

Friendly service

By: Joanna787


Reviewed on: 18 Sep 2016

We had a great trip, and would do it again!
Travel Advisor:  Karen Lee-Ishmael

Lovely

By: Tired


Reviewed on: 29 Aug 2017

Absolutely fabulous, great guides....grand time!! Weather even cooperated.
Travel Advisor:  Jen Mitchell
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Trip to Canada

By: Jim


Reviewed on: 30 Aug 2017

Our experience with Entree Canada was excellent. All of the drivers and cars were very good and the recommended guides were knowledgeable and helpful. They scheduled us on Via Rail Canada from Montreal to Quebec City and the attendants were extremely nice and helpful as were the lady porters. One of our traveling companions lost a hearing aid while on the train and didn't discover it until we reached the hotel, Auberge St. Antoine, who called immediately. The train had departed. Miraculously, the next day Via Rail brought the hearing aid to the hotel. That is really good service. Use Entree Canada if you travel to Canada.
Travel Advisor:  Jen Mitchell
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Perfect Day

By: Dana


Reviewed on: 28 Jun 2018

Such a great day! Our two guides (whose names sadly escape me at this moment ) were so kind, knowledgeable , and engaging that they really made our tour a highlight of the trip.
Travel Advisor:  Loni Truitt

vacation

By: Grammy


Reviewed on: 06 Jul 2018

very helpful and immediately available
Travel Advisor:  Sigrid Braeckeveldt
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highly recommend!

By: Canada


Reviewed on: 06 Aug 2018

Our Canadian honeymoon was fantastic. The coordination between our advisor and Entrée was seamless and the excursions planned based on their recommendations were unforgettable! We will be returning to Canada and would utilize Entrée's services again!
Travel Advisor:  Michelle Cowell

Canadian Rockies

By: PF


Reviewed on: 30 Jul 2018

Entree Canada was great. There was a contact at the airport waiting for us to help get the trip started on the right foot. We loved all the guides they recommended for us - they fun and knowledgable, and took us to places both on and off the beaten path. Entree checked in with us during the trip as well to make sure that everything was running smoothly which was a nice touch.
Travel Advisor:  Meredith Broder

Honeymoon in the Canadian Rockies

By: James


Reviewed on: 23 Nov 2018

Entree Canada was a great partner with our travel agent to make our Honeymoon a trip we will never forget. In each leg of our trip, we felt like we were being taken care of and that they would only provide us the best. The seamless travel experience made for some exceptional first few days as a married couple and thankful for all they did to help us make those memories.
Travel Advisor:  Katie Rollins
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