A birdseye view of Garibaldi Lake and landing on Green Lake Whistler
A birdseye view of Garibaldi Lake and landing on Green Lake Whistler
Green Lake Whistler
Green Lake Whistler
Soar over Vancouver in a float plane
Soar over Vancouver in a float plane
Fly from Vancouver to Victoria by float plane
Fly from Vancouver to Victoria by float plane
Stunning Whistler Scenery & Activities
Stunning Whistler Scenery & Activities
Vancouver City Skyline & Mountainous Backdrop
Vancouver City Skyline & Mountainous Backdrop

Encounter BC - Vancouver, Whistler and Victoria by Float Plane

7 nights from £2,449 per person Including Flights


A holiday with difference, exploring the contrasting charms of British Columbia by float plane. Begin in vibrant Vancouver, exploring this enchanting city with its beautiful backdrop of sea and mountains. Then take the float plane to Whistler, landing on Green Lake just north of this attractive mountain resort. After a couple of days enjoying the great outdoors, take another float plane to the coastal capital of Victoria, landing just a stones throw from your hotel. Stroll BC's Garden City, admiring the parks and botanical gardens, perhaps enjoying a cruise to go dolphin and whale watching. (TM)

Available May - Sept

Whats included?
  • Flights & taxes
  • Accommodation
  • Checked baggage
  • ATOL protection
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
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Days 1 to 3


Fly to Vancouver and make your way independently to the luxurious Fairmont Waterfront for your three night stay. Enjoy sightseeing, shopping, eating and drinking in this attractive city with its beautiful backdrop of mountains and ocean.

Overnight: Fairmont Waterfront or similar

Days 4 to 5


The float plane takes off just a few minutes away from the Fairmont Waterfront, so relax and enjoy the experience, enjoying the birds eye view of the city. You will land on the Green Lake just a few minutes north of the mountain resort of Whistler, taking the shuttle to your hotel for the next two nights - the Fairmont Chateau Whistler. You can enjoy Whistler at your own pace - either stroll the beautiful hiking trails and enjoy the panoramic views. Or pick up the speed by renting bikes in the mountain bike park or take an exhilarating zip-line ride through the lush countryside.

Overnight: Fairmont Chateau Whistler or similar

Days 6 to 7


Return to the Green Lake for your float plane trip to Victoria. This coastal capital city is a delight - named the Garden City of British Colombia, due to the abundance of its parks and botanical gardens. Here you can also enjoy wildlife spotting, with numerous options by land or sea.

Overnight: Fairmont Empress or similar

Day 8

Take your final float plan leg returning to Vancouver for your flight home. Enjoy a few more hours in this pleasant city before transferring independently to the airport. Or perhaps you would like to add on an Alaskan cruise, just ask for details.

  • Return transatlantic flights
  • Float plane flights from Vancouver to Whistler, Whistler to Victoria and Victoria to Vancouver.  Maximum baggage weight floatplane transfers is 23kg per person, bags will be sent on the same flight if possible, or on the next available flight.
  • Transfers to and from the float plane terminal
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation as detailed or similar

What's not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Meals unless stated
  • Optional excursions - please see other tab for further information

Approximate from prices per person:

  • Vancouver Hop on Hop off Tour - 48 hours incl Vancouver Lookout - £50
  • Vancouver Granville Island Market Tour - 2 hours - £90
  • Vancouver Wildlife & Whale Watching Adventure 4-5 hours - £130
  • Whistler Peak 2 Peak Gondola - £60
  • Vallea Lumina - Night Walk - £30
  • Victoria Downtown Food & City Walking Tour - 2 hours - £50
  • Victoria Hop on Hop off City Tour - £40
  • Victoria Whale Watching by Catamaran - 3-4 hours - £100

Speak to our sales specialist on pre-booking these excursions for you

Fairmont Waterfront


The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel is a stunning hotel that is tucked between the coastal mountains and the beautiful harbour. It offers modern amenities and excellent service and is conveniently located within walking distance from Stanley Park and Gastown.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler


Offering supreme luxury, sublime cuisine, designer golf courses, a rejuvenating spa, and an unforgettable ski experience

Fairmont Empress


Rising regally on the banks of Victoria’s spectacular Inner Harbour, The Fairmont Empress showcases the spirit and energy of Vancouver Island in grand style

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