11 Day Coastal Inside Passage & Northern BC Explorer (Self Drive Tour)

 11 Day Coastal Inside Passage & Northern BC Explorer (Self Drive Tour)

Travel through Vancouver Island, Inside Passage, Northern BC and the Okanagan Valley


This self-drive adventure allows you to travel with your ‘designated bubble or family’ while traversing through the Inside Passage of BC. We will take care of your hotel bookings and attraction admissions and book a car rental at the best possible pricing. You will have the flexibility to take your time at each stop. We will also provide you with a sample itinerary written by our team of experts in order to experience this adventure to the fullest. Let us take care of the planning so that you can enjoy the adventure stress-free.

We are also able to assist you with, travel insurance and flight bookings should you require them. You also have the option to book a professional driver/guide and private vehicle. There is a fleet of vehicles ranging from a sprinter van to deluxe mini coaches. This is a great option for multigenerational family trips.

2011 Departure Dates:
July 4, 10, 18, 24 | August 1, 7, 15, 21, 31 | September 4
11 Days | 10 Nights
Single Occupancy Double Occupancy Triple Occupancy Quad Occupancy
Per Person plus GST
Per Person plus GST
Per Person plus GST
Per Person plus GST

Package Includes

  • 10-nights hotel accommodation based on double occupancy (Kelowna, Blue River, Prince George, Smithers, 2 nights Prince Rupert, Port Hardy, Campbell River, Parksville & Sooke)
  • Inside Passage cruise (BC Ferries) from Prince Rupert to Port Hardy for 1 standard-sized vehicle and passengers
  • Ferry fees from Victoria to Vancouver, (one-way) for 1 standard-sized vehicle and passengers
  • 3 Breakfast
  • Admission to the following attractions:
  • Museum of Northern BC
  • Self-drive itinerary with all of the suggested stops and map
  • Set departure dates with guaranteed availability

Package Excludes

  • Sales tax
  • Transportation – we can arrange a car rental for you at a discounted rate
  • Parking charges
  • National Park Pass
  • Insurance – we highly recommend the purchase of travel insurance and can book this for you
  • All other meals not indicated as being included in the package
  • Note, Ferry service is offering limited meal service. You may wish to purchase food in advance to bring on all sailings. We highly recommend a cooler for food storage. You will be able to access your vehicle periodically on the inside passage sailing.

Presell Options

Optional activities are available at the time of booking your tour as availability for some activities is limited. We offer the following optional activities on this tour for a discounted price. 


  • Royal BC Museum
  • Butchart Gardens

Campbell River: (all options must be pre-booked)

  • Sunset Kayak Tour through an estuary on shores of Campbell River. This tour includes an intimate pizza dinner & glass of wine. Trips operate rain or shine. Limited space available (minimum of six pax, max twelve) *advanced bookings only
  • Whale Watching
  • Bear Watching Tour *seasonal

Prince Rupert

  • Cannery Museum
  • Bear Watching or Whale Watching *seasonal, recommend advance booking 


  • Pre & Post accommodations in Vancouver can be arranged at the time of booking
  • Half-Day Vancouver City Highlights (minimum of six pax required) *advanced bookings only
  • Sightseeing tickets to Capilano Suspension Bridge, Grouse Mountain, Fly Over Canada and Vancouver Lookout Tower. 


Land Only
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Terms and Conditions

The schedule is subject to change based on government issues travel advisories and restrictions. Individual tour dates may be cancelled if we don't reach the minimum number of passengers required. We can organize private tours for any group size.

General Terms & Conditions:
Conditions apply. Valid on travel booked through Uniglobe Travel. All advertised prices include or disclose taxes & fees. Prices and offers are valid for new bookings only. Air only prices are per person for return travel in economy class unless otherwise stated. Package, cruise, tour, rail and hotel prices are per person, based on double occupancy for total length of stay unless otherwise stated, and are applicable for the departure date listed at the advertising deadline. Pricing that includes airfare is valid only for the departure gateway listed. Airport transfers to/from the hotel may not be included and are supplier and destination specific. Some packaged travel products for certain destinations may include flight connections at an additional cost ($). Taxes & fees due during travel or in destination are additional and may include, but not limited to, local car rental charges & taxes, one-way car rental drop fees which are to be paid upon arrival, resort fees & charges, tour ‘kitty’ or local payment, airline baggage fees, departure taxes, and cruise gratuities. Prices are for select departure dates and are accurate and subject to availability at advertising deadline, errors and omissions excepted, and subject to change without notice by the supplier. Advertising deadline: May 7, 2021. For full terms & conditions please speak with a Uniglobe Travel consultant.

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Payment Terms: Full payment is due at time of booking
Cancellation Terms: The decision to suspend train departures (due to travel restrictions or other) will be made 45 days prior to departure. If the departures are suspended, guests will receive a 100% refund. Otherwise the following terms will apply: Refundable up to 31 days prior to departure less a $50 admin fee per person. This fee can be used as a credit for future travel with Discover Canada Tours
100% non-refundable 30 days or less prior to departure

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