Cruise with Bluewater Adventures into the coastal waters next
to the Great Bear Rainforest. Sail through intricate waterways
beneath towering mountains, explore lush coastal temperate
forests full of wildlife, go in search of Kermode, grizzly and black
bears, and discover ancient native cultures.
Take the flight from Vancouver and, upon arrival in Bella Bella, transfer to
the Shearwater Resort or Cedar Hotel for 1 night. (N)
Today join the Island Roamer for your 7-night cruise along the British
Columbia coast. (L, D)
Cruise deep into the coastal mountains to the Fiordland Conservancy
with its spectacular rock faces and cascading waterfalls. Travel along
remote estuaries where bears will usually be feasting on the spawning
salmon. A visit may be made to the native village of Klemtu. (B, L, D)
Travel along the shores of Princess Royal Island, which is home to the
rare Kermode bear, or spirit bear, with its white-coloured coat. Visit creeks
and river estuaries with abundant birdlife, the beautiful river valley of
Khutze Inlet where bears can be seen, and Whale Channel where you
may see humpback whales. For two days a local Tsimshian guide will be
on hand. (B, L, D)
Arrive back in Bella Bella this morning and transfer to the airport for your
flight back to Vancouver. From here, take a flight home or continue your
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
The itinerary is kept flexible to take advantage of
wildlife sightings, weather and tides. Some departures cruise on the
Bluewater 82 vessel.
Launched in 1983, the custom-built Island Roamer is a 68-foot yacht that provides a comfortable base for exploring the coast of British Columbia and accessing remote wildlife regions. There are eight cabins that all have power sockets and adequate storage for luggage. The three communal bathrooms, although basic, feature hot water showers. The public areas include a lounge and an extensive library, as well as a large covered seating area on deck that provides shelter and protection in all...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
YGC2017: 8 Nights