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Adventures Afloat: West Coast Voyage: Victoria, British Columbia and the American Pacific

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10 Days | 9 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
From the majestic coast mountains of the Pacific Northwest to California’s energetic cities, experience natural beauty and fascinating cultures with local experts. Explore two of Canada’s most beautiful cities, Vancouver and Victoria, before setting sail along the sparkling coast of California where history and stories from the past will come alive.


• Stroll along Victoria's Old Town and Inner Harbour with a local historian, then visit Butchart Gardens, a 55-acre National Historic Site of Canada.
• Visit the magnificent Astoria Column for spectacular views of the Columbia River.
• Explore San Francisco's most famous sites, including Haight Ashbury, Golden Gate Park and Chinatown.

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Walking up to two miles per day; some hilly, uneven terrain and stairs without railings.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Victoria (Canada), 2 nights; coach and ferry to Vancouver, 2 nights; aboard Norwegian Pearl, 5 nights (ports of call include Astoria, Ore., San Francisco, Calif.); disembark Los Angeles, departure.

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9 nights of accommodations
25 meals: 9 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 9 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips


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