For those wanting to see wildlife in a beautiful part of BC, there is no better holiday. The opportunities to see Spirit Bears, Grizzly and Black Bears as well as marine life are abundant.
• International flights with Air Transat / economy class based on London Gatwick departure
• Includes seat selection on Air Transat flights only
• 7 nights' standard hotel accommodation
• Internal flights to Bella Coola
• Water taxi from Bella Coola to Spirit Bear Lodge
• Spirit bear viewing tours
• 3 days Intermediate car hire with Fully Inclusive insurance
• Bear viewing tour in Whistler
• Full board at Spirit Bear Lodge starting with dinner on the first day and lunch on the last day
Why not upgrade your flights to Club Class on Air Transat
Treat yourself and upgrade your hotel to a deluxe or luxury accommodation
Drive in style and upgrade to an SUV
Day 1 Arrive in Vancouver
Upon arrival, make your way to your hotel and spend the rest of your day sampling the delights of this bustling city.
Day 2 Vancouver – Spirit Bear Lodge
Board your flight up the Sunshine Coast to the resort of Bella Bella. Enjoy a 90-minute scenic boat ride to Klemtu and the Spirit Bear Lodge.
Day 3-4 Spirit Bear Lodge
Experience a full day bear viewing adventure today at one of the main grizzly viewing estuaries, where the bears come to feed and play. Your first sighting will be a moment you will never forget!
Day 4 Spirit Bear Lodge
Today, you will set out on a full day’s boat and walking tour in search of the elusive Spirit bear. Each evening you will be treated to a sumptuous dinner followed by stories of the First Nations people, the Great bear rainforest and the bears that inhabit it.
Day 5 Spirit Bear Lodge to Vancouver
Return to Vancouver by water taxi and scheduled flight. Spend time enjoying the many attractions of the city such as Granville Island and Stanley Park. Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 6 Vancouver to Whistler (125km)
Collect your car and drive up to Whistler along the Sea-to-Sky Highway, one of the most scenic drives in BC. Overnight in Whistler.
Day 7 Whistler
Start the day on an organised bear watching tour. Be sure to remember your camera! Spend the rest of the day enjoying Whistler’s many activities.
Day 8 Depart Vancouver
Time to retrace your steps back down the scenic highway to Vancouver before heading to the airport for your flight home.Want to alter anything?
Please call one of our travel experts on 020 7616 9933 to tell us your requirements
Selected departure dates between June and October 2018
Please note prices and availabilty are subject to change. The tour price is based on a London Gatwick departure, call us for other departure airports.
2017 selected departure dates are still available.