Catch the world’s largest outdoor rodeo at Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Canada.
Admire the magnificent Lake Louise in Banff, Canada.
Board Royal Caribbean’s 'Brilliance Of The Seas' ship for a 7-night cruise.
Spot grizzly bears in Jasper National Park, Canada.
Spend time exploring the cosmopolitan city of Calgary, Canada.
Watch First Nations dancing, singing and drumming at Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Canada.
Witness roping demonstrations at Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Canada.
Photograph the UNESCO-listed Moraine Lake in Banff National Park, Canada.
Spend a night at leisure in Canmore, Canada.
Look out for short tail lynx in Jasper National Park, Canada.
Drive the famous Icefields Parkway heading north to Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre.
Take in views of Crowfoot Glacier and other jaw-dropping scenery from Icefields Parkway, Canada.
Spend a day at leisure exploring the village of Whistler, Canada.
See interesting landmarks on a sightseeing tour of Vancouver, Canada.
Enjoy gourmet dining at the Main Dining Room aboard the Royal Caribbean ship.
Rest easy in an Inside cabin aboard the Royal Caribbean ship.
Unwind at the adults-only Solarium aboard the Royal Caribbean ship.
Enjoy scenic cruising along the calm waters of the Inside Passage, Canada.
Look for elusive white spirit bears as you cruise the Inside Passage, Alaska.
Spend a day docked in the quaint town of Sitka, Alaska.
Spot incredible orange-beaked puffins near Sitka, Alaska.
Sip cocktails at the Viking Crown Lounge aboard the Royal Caribbean ship.
Watch world-class entertainment at the theatre aboard the Royal Caribbean ship.
Take part in thrilling fitness classes aboard the Royal Caribbean ship.
Admire snow-capped mountains from Juneau, Alaska.
Take part in outdoor thrills in Juneau, Alaska.
Look for wild sea lions near Juneau, Alaska.
Spend a day fishing and whale watching at Icy Strait Point, Alaska.
Cruise the narrow passage of Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska.
Disembark the Royal Caribbean ship in Vancouver, Canada.
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Calgary Stampede & Alaska

Operated by TripADeal
Cruise aboard the Royal Caribbean 'Brilliance Of The Seas' ship
Immerse yourself in a rodeo experience in the heart of Calgary, Canada
Admire the iconic Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Inside Passage & more
Date: 7 Jul 2024
Earn & Use Qantas Points
Return international full-service flights
7 nights of hotel accommodation
7-night cruise with Royal Caribbean
27 meals including all while cruising


Embark on a journey of exhilaration and exploration with this exclusive 17-day tour and cruise that combines the electrifying atmosphere of the Calgary Stampede with the breathtaking beauty of an unforgettable 7-night Alaska cruise. You’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in the best of North American culture, adventure, and natural wonders while celebrating cowboy heritage.

Your adventure begins in Calgary, Canada, where you’ll dive head-first into the world-renowned Calgary Stampede. Here you can explore the expansive Stampede grounds to learn about Western heritage, witness heart-pounding rodeo events, see livestock demonstrations, and so much more. You’ll then head to the Rocky Mountains towards Banff National Park to admire the beauty of Lake Louise and Moraine Lake before driving the famous Icefields Parkway to the Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre.

Journey through three of Canada’s most breathtaking national parks before enjoying a day at leisure in Whistler, taking a sightseeing tour in Vancouver and boarding your 7-night cruise with Royal Caribbean. Onboard you’ll enjoy world-class dining at eight restaurants and cafes, non-stop entertainment including shows and live music, incredible themed nights, and so much more. As you set sail through the Inside Passage and Sitka, you’ll glimpse breathtakingly rugged scenery and staggering wildlife like you’ve never seen before. Juneau, Alaska’s remote state capital, offers a taste of small-town charm with boutique shops and historical landmarks. Cruise to the tiny port of Icy Strait Point, which is easily one of the best spots in the region for fishing and whale watching, before sailing along the narrow passage of Tracy Arm Fjord and disembarking in Vancouver.

This extraordinary deal includes return international full-service flights, 7 nights of hotel accommodation, a 7-night cruise with Royal Caribbean, 27 gourmet meals, and so much more.

Tour Inclusions

  • Journey into the jaw-dropping Rocky Mountains
  • Experience the annual Calgary Stampede, one of the world's largest rodeos
  • Marvel at the beauty of Louise and Moraine Lakes
  • Travel along the awe-inspiring Icefields Parkway
  • Witness Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Summit and Mistaya Canyon
  • Take in the beauty of Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Glacier and Mount Revelstoke National Parks
  • Visit the ‘Last Spike’ of the transcontinental railway
  • Explore Gastown, Stanley Park and more on a Vancouver city tour
  • Discover Alaska’s magical Inside Passage
  • Explore the postcard-worthy scenes of Sitka
  • Dock in Alaska’s remote capital of Juneau
  • See the active glaciers of the Tracy Arm Fjord
  • Spot wildlife including humpback whales, puffins and seals
  • Return international full-service flights (economy class), departure city surcharges may apply
  • 7 nights of quality hotel accommodation
  • 7-night Alaska Inside Passage cruise with Royal Caribbean International
  • Sail aboard the incredible 'Brilliance Of The Seas' ship
  • Enjoy 27 meals including all while cruising
  • National park fees
  • English-speaking tour leader
  • Airline and cruise taxes and surcharges
  • Cruise gratuities
  • Transfer to cruise terminal on Day 8
  • Transportation by private air-conditioned coach
  • Cabin Upgrades: Cabin upgrades are available (see checkout for details)
  • Flight Upgrades: Upgrade to Business Class (see checkout for details)
  • Please note: Extra charges may apply, see the Important Info section and checkout cart for fees and details
Day 1 Australia – Calgary, Canada

Today depart from Australia to the cosmopolitan city of Calgary, Canada, where you'll find strong Western roots and ties to an interesting cattle ranching past. Upon arrival, make your own way to the hotel and check in for the next two nights.

Please note: Due to flight scheduling and availability, some departures may occur on Day 0. Affected customers must be at the airport the night before. Flight times will be indicated on your final documentation which you will receive prior to departure.

Overnight: Sandman Hotel Calgary Airport or similar

Meals included: In-Flight

Day 2 Calgary Stampede

Today, you're off to the Calgary stampede which has been entertaining people since 1912! You'll travel to the stampede grounds and visit the Midway, an authentic Native American village where you can see various exhibits and enjoy entertainment. Rodeo is the heart of the Calgary stampede sp you will have the opportunity to observe this festive show and cheer for one of your local favourites (rodeo ticket included). 

Overnight: Sandman Hotel Calgary Airport or similar

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3 Calgary – Lake Louise – Banff – Canmore

This morning, enjoy breathtaking scenery as you drive into the Rocky Mountains towards Banff National Park. The incredible glaciers, dramatic peaks and brilliant emerald waters of Lake Louise and Moraine Lake have wowed visitors since the 1890s. Take souvenir photos at these UNESCO World Heritage Sites and walk to the rockpile which offers a spectacular viewpoint of the world-renowned Moraine Lake. Storytelling abounds on this trip as you learn of the mountaineering history and local legends before enjoying the evening at leisure in Canmore.

Overnight: Canmore Inn & Suites or similar

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4 Canmore – Icefields Parkway – Columbia Icefield* – Canmore

This morning, drive the famous Icefields Parkway (Highway 93) and Jasper National Parks from Banff, heading north towards the Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre. This is considered the most beautiful drive in the world with jaw-dropping scenery that's punctuated by more than 100 ancient glaciers, waterfalls cascading from dramatic rock sprees and turquoise lakes set in sweeping valleys. Views of Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Summit and Mistaya Canyon are sure to please all who journey to this amazing part of the world.

Stopping by the Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre gives you an opportunity to ride the specially designed “Ice Explorer” (not included, pay locally) which takes you onto the surface of the stunning Columbia Glacier. In the afternoon return to Canmore for an evening at leisure.

Overnight: Canmore Inn & Suites or similar

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5 Canmore – Kamloops/Sun Peaks

Today will be a big day of driving however, you'll enjoy many beautiful sites along the way. Journey through three of Canada’s most breathtaking national parks including Mount Revelstoke, Glacier and Yoho. On the way, stop at the Eagle Pass and visit the “last spike” of the transcontinental railway, which connects the east and the west before finishing the day in the Kamloops/Sun Peaks area for an evening at leisure.

Overnight: Sandman Inn Kamloops or similar

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 6 Kamloops/Sun Peaks – Whistler

Today you'll follow the once treacherous Cariboo Wagon Trail which formed part of the Gold Rush Route. With awe-inspiring scenery, you’ll arrive in the alpine village of Whistler which sits nestled in the shadows of the Blackcomb Mountains. Here you can enjoy the day in Whistler to explore this stunning adventure playground.

Overnight: The Listel Hotel Whistler or similar

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7 Whistler Free Day

Today is yours at leisure to explore Whistler.

Overnight: The Listel Hotel Whistler or similar

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8 Whistler – Vancouver Sightseeing – 7-Night Royal Caribbean Cruise

Head to Vancouver for an introductory tour of Chinatown, Gastown and Stanley Park. You'll then be transferred to Canada Place in downtown Vancouver for your premium Alaskan cruise onboard Royal Caribbean’s 'Brilliance of the Seas' ship.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Dinner

Day 9 Inside Passage, Canada

On board the ship, you'll have the perfect platform for viewing British Columbia’s Inside Passage. This archipelago spans 25,000 miles from Seattle to Prince Rupert near the Alaskan border. Here you’ll ply calm waters sheltered between the British Columbia mainland and Vancouver Island where you may glimpse breathtakingly rugged scenery and staggering wildlife like salmon sharks, white spirit bears and millions of seabirds.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 10 Sitka, Alaska

Sitka truly offers the best of Alaska with its small-town appeal that stems from a unique blend of Russian, Tlingit and American history. Its snow-capped peaks and volcanic Mount Edgecumbe pose among the state’s most postcard-worthy scenes and its rare wildlife astounds, from Saint Lazaria Island’s orange-beaked puffins to Alaska Maritime Refuge’s 40 million seabirds. This is off-the-path Alaska where you can kayak Sitka Sound alongside sea otters or fly fish for the world’s biggest halibut. Whether it’s hiking Baranof Island trails or listening to tribal stories passed down for generations, in Sitka the midnight sun never sets on adventure.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 11 Juneau, Alaska

You can’t get to Juneau easily without a sprint by air or sea, but once you arrive you’ll find majestic views and rich culture in every corner. With its snowcapped mountains, misty rainforests, massive glaciers and bounty of wildlife, Alaska’s remote state capital is the perfect place to dive into nature. Framed by Mount Juneau and Mount Roberts, the city’s picturesque central area offers centuries-old bars, boutique shops and historical landmarks. For a taste of local culture, visit the historic district and Alaska State Museum. If you're here for outdoor thrills, you can take your pick of activities ranging from whale watching in Auke Bay Harbour to tundra trekking over Mendenhall Glacier and even try your hand at gold panning in Last Chance Basin.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 12 Icy Strait Point, Alaska 

Icy Strait Point is one tiny port that’s big on Alaskan wilderness and native culture. It was opened a decade ago by the Huna Tlingit native Alaskans and is easily one of the best spots in the region for fishing and whale watching. Dive into native Alaska culture at a tribal dance show or pay a visit to Hoonah, Alaska’s largest Tlingit village. If you want to venture over to the wild side, go on a guided nature hike through nearby rainforests or hop into an ATV and explore the backroads of Chichagof Island. At the end of the day, you can take in forest views while soaring high above the trees on the longest zip line in the world. No matter what kind of Alaska adventure you’re craving, you’ll find it in Icy Strait Point.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 13 Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska 

Tracy Arm Fjord extends over 30 miles alongside the wilderness of Tongass National Forest so sailing through this deep and narrow passage delivers some of the most breathtaking scenery you’ll find in Alaska. Here you can see active glaciers carved into 7,000-foot-tall mountain peaks, plunging waterfalls that are burrowed into evergreen-clad cliffs and deep blue icebergs that float past the ship.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 14 Inside Passage, Canada 

On board the ship, you'll have the perfect platform for viewing British Columbia’s Inside Passage. This archipelago spans 25,000 miles from Seattle to Prince Rupert near the Alaskan border. Here you’ll ply calm waters sheltered between the British Columbia mainland and Vancouver Island where you may glimpse breathtakingly rugged scenery and staggering wildlife like salmon sharks, white spirit bears and millions of seabirds.

Overnight: Royal Caribbean ‘Brilliance Of The Seas’ ship

Meals included: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 15 Vancouver, British Columbia – Australia

After breakfast, disembark the ship and make your own way to the airport for your flight home.

Please note: Some flights will depart late in the evening and luggage storage is available at both the cruise port and Vancouver International Airport (fees apply).

Meals included: Breakfast; In-Flight

Day 16 In-Transit

Day 17 Arrive in Australia

Important Info

Booking information
After purchase, you will receive a receipt and a Purchase Confirmation, directing you to an online Passenger Information Form. You must complete the Passenger Information Form within 72 hours of purchase.
Any special requests, preferences and optional extras MUST be clearly stated in your Passenger Information Form. Any change requested after submitting your Passenger Information Form cannot be guaranteed, is strictly subject to availability and will incur surcharges as outlined in the Schedule of Fees below.
On purchasing this Travel Offer, you are bound by the General Terms and Conditions and the specific terms and conditions outlined in this Important Information. 
Please note: All countries and territories have different entry requirements in relation to vaccinations, quarantine/isolation periods and travel restrictions. Due to the evolving nature, we would ask all of our customers to monitor, meet and adhere to the specific requirements of their intended destination(s) in the lead-up to and immediately before travel, as well as any requirements post-travel upon their return.
Qantas Tours packages are non-refundable. If your Qantas Tour package is affected by Covid-19 related travel restrictions and you are unable to travel, you will receive either a free date change (credit that is specific to your original package and purchase value) or an open credit less any non-recoverable supplier fees to the value of your original purchase for use on any other Qantas Tour or package available via the TripADeal website.
Please note: Date change credits are subject to availability and not guaranteed until confirmed by TripADeal, not the tour operator you are due to stay with. We recommend you consider purchasing travel insurance with Covid-19 protection. The standard cancellation policy will apply if you cannot travel because you have tested positive for Covid-19.
Please note: All additional charges are payable in AUD (unless otherwise stated). 
Offer essentials

This travel offer is valid for travel on the 7th July 2024.
This travel offer is priced per person based on a twin share.
Single Traveller Supplement
For solo travellers, a mandatory single supplement applies:
• Inside Cabin: $3,999
• Ocean View Cabin: $4,999
• Balcony Cabin: $5,999
Please note: Accommodation for single customers who are travelling on a tour or cruise package may be in a single room, depending on availability.
Departure Dates
July: 7
Please note: See checkout for live dates and availability.

Departure Cities

Sydney, *Melbourne, *Brisbane, *Adelaide or *Perth

Departure City Surcharges
• Melbourne or Brisbane: $300 per person
• Adelaide: $400 per person
• Perth: $600 per person
International Full-Service Airline(s) Used
• Cabin Class: Economy Class.
• Airlines: United Airlines, Delta Airlines, American Airlines, Air Canada, Qantas Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Fiji Airways, Air New Zealand and partners (subject to availability).
Please note: We cannot accommodate one-way flights. Travellers must take all included flights within the package, and any flights intentionally forfeited will result in later flights being subject to cancellation. 
Missed Flights 
If you fail to arrive for your outbound flight, you risk all flight and land arrangements in your destination being automatically cancelled by the airlines and land operator, respectively. Additional fees may apply to reinstate these services. If you will miss your flight for whatever reason, please contact us as soon as possible to make arrangements. 
Arrive early in Calgary, Canada
Not available.
Stay behind in Vancouver, Canada
$300 AUD per person, subject to availability.
Please note:
• This fee does not include extra nights' accommodation, meals or airport transfers.
• A stay behind can only be booked up to one month after your package end date upon check-out. Should you wish to stay later, please contact us to request availability. Additional costs may apply.
• No flight booking changes or cancellations are permitted after air tickets have been issued.
• Flight changes are subject to availability at the time of booking.
• Blackout dates apply to flights departing between the below date ranges:
10th September 2024 - 10th November 2024
Stopover Packages  
Not available.
Flight Class Upgrades
Business Class: For pricing, please refer to the payment cart at checkout.
Please note:
• Flight upgrades are subject to availability and pricing changes (if we cannot fulfil your request, the upgrade cost will be refunded).
• On any upgrade purchase, short-haul flights and domestic flight sectors are not guaranteed, subject to aircraft configuration.

Royal Caribbean International ‘Brilliance of the Seas’

If you love next-level thrills, world-class dining and stellar entertainment – you’ll love a holiday getaway onboard 'Brilliance of the Seas'. This headliner brings fleet favourites, like rock climbing 12 metres (40 feet) above deck, a rotating bar with spectacular views and the Adventure Ocean® youth programme.

Interior Stateroom 
• Deck: 4V
• Approximate stateroom size: 51m2
• Beds: Two twin beds that convert to a royal king bed
• Living Space: Room with bed, vanity and sitting area with sofa
• Bathroom: One
• Views: Not available
Oceanview Stateroom
• Deck: 4N
• Approximate stateroom size: 51m2
• Beds: Two twin beds that convert to a royal king bed
• Living Space: Room with bed, vanity and sitting area with sofa
• Bathroom: One
• Views: Ocean views
Balcony Stateroom
• Deck: 4D
• Approximate stateroom size: 54m2
• Balcony: 12m2
• Beds: Two twin beds that convert to a royal king bed
• Living Space: Room with bed, vanity and sitting area with sofa and private balcony
• Bathroom: One
• Views: Ocean views
Please note: Cruise timetables are subject to change. Some cruise cabins may have restricted views, based on availability.

Accommodation Used

3-Star Properties (Self-Rated)

• Calgary: Sandman Hotel Calgary Airport

• Canmore: Canmore Inn & Suite

• Kamloops: Sandman Inn Kamloops

• Whistler: The Listel Hotel Whistler

Please note: Accommodation/rooms offered are based on a lead-in room type and are subject to availability based on seasonality. In the instance a property is not available, a similar standard of accommodation will be provided. Properties will be confirmed and included in your travel pack, which you will receive 4-6 weeks before travel.

Extra Nights
Not available at check-out. 
Please note: If you are interested in booking additional nights of accommodation pre or post-tour, please wait until you receive your travel documentation approximately 4-6 weeks before departure for the confirmed list of hotels. If booking your own additional accommodation directly with the hotel, please be aware that you may be required to change rooms at the start/end of your tour. 
Maximum Room Capacity
2 people.
Child Policy
• No child discounts. The full price applies to all children travelling with their parents.
• Valid for children 12 years old and over.
Please note: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult 18 years old and over to travel. No unaccompanied minors are allowed.
Triple Share
Not available.
Bedding Configuration
Twin or Double bedding (subject to availability).
General information

Minimum group size 20, maximum group size 44 per vehicle.
Optional Tours/Activities
Day 4: Columbia Icefield “Ice Explorer” Ride - $120 CAD
Please note:
• Prices are based per person, are subject to availability, time permitting and weather conditions, and are payable directly to the tour operator in the currency specified.
• Some tours or shore excursions require minimum numbers to operate.
• Shore excursions can be booked/reserved directly with the cruise line before travel (subject to availability).
• Shore excursions can also be booked whilst onboard (subject to availability).
• Shore excursion programmes and itineraries may vary depending on local conditions and/or any unforeseen events concerning the timing on the day of the tour. Some excursions are very popular, and therefore availability cannot always be guaranteed, it is advisable to book in advance to avoid disappointment.

• Visa fees and requirements 
• Domestic transfers and flights not stated in the deal offer
• Meals/beverages not stated in the deal offer
• Highly recommended gratuities/tipping 
• Optional activities/tours 
• Personal expenses
• Travel insurance
Other important information

Tour Guide
Often locals with intimate knowledge of an area, its culture, and history. Their role entails providing commentary, routing the tour, and seeing that people have a good time. They are a licensed, qualified expert who supplies specific information on the history, art, architecture and culture of the city/village/attraction where they are guiding the tour. The guide meets the group at the required place and leaves it at the end of the tour; they do not travel with the group.
Tour Leader
An experienced person tasked with ensuring the smooth operation of tours, as well as providing practical support to passengers throughout the whole trip. Their role primarily includes assisting with accommodation, transportation between locations, and communication with tour guides at each stop. A tour leader may provide general guidance around a city or village and offer information on the place visited on the bus. However, they are not required to have specific art, architecture, or historical knowledge. They are not allowed to provide a guided tour or commentary of a city/village/attraction once there and, if caught doing so, can be fined. 
Please note: Tour leaders/guides are not a standard inclusion in all travel offers. Tour leaders/guides will only be made available when required to enhance the experience of the destination featured. 
July is the peak summer tourist period and enjoys warm, sunny and long days. The average daytime temperatures are around 22°C whereas the average minimum temperatures are around 7°C.
Temperatures range on average between 10-15°C with mostly cool afternoons and evenings and chilly mornings and mid-day hours.
Seat Selection & Frequent Flyer Points
We do not arrange seat selection. It is essential to highlight that some airlines do not allow pre-selected seats. We strongly suggest you contact the airline directly with seating allocation requirements and/or arrive at the airport earlier to arrange your seating. While we do not add frequent flyer member details to bookings, you can do this directly with the airline once you have your flight information.
Passport Validity
Customers must provide valid passport details either at the time of purchase or no later than 45 days before the departure date. Failure to do so may result in the cancellation of the booking. Customers will be responsible for any costs and fees incurred in this instance.
Embarkation / Disembarkation
• Begins approximately 2 hours after docking.
• Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
• Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
• Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
Please note: Strict Covid-19 terms may also apply regarding proof of insurance covering Covid-19 and/or vaccination. Please refer to the cruise lines’ terms and conditions for further information before boarding.
Cruise Loyalty Discounts
Please note: Travellers must contact the cruise line directly upon receiving their travel documents in order to request any membership benefits they may be entitled to.
For meals not included, the tour leader (when available) will offer assistance with reservations, suggestions and directions to local restaurants. It is your responsibility to notify us of any dietary requests/requirements. Please note: We will do our best to meet your requests/requirements; however, we cannot guarantee that we will always be able to.
You will be responsible for all your personal belongings whilst on tour. You must carry your own luggage from the vehicle to the hotel room and back to the vehicle. The driver will assist with the uploading and unloading of bags from the vehicle.
If you require wheelchair access please contact our friendly sales and service team to inquire on your behalf.
Fitness Level Required
An easy/low level of fitness will be required. Easy/low is described as light walking on well-maintained surfaces, occasional climbing of stairs and ability to get on and off vehicles without assistance and stand for a minimum of 30 minutes in hot/humid conditions. A general level of fitness and mobility.
Please note: If you have any concerns, please consult your healthcare provider prior to purchase/travel.
Gratuities / Tipping
Gratuities (tips) are not included for the services of the tour leader (when available) and driver throughout the tour. The highly recommended tip is $10 CAD per person per day. This covers the guide/leader and the driver and will be collected on tour.
Please note: Though highly recommended, tipping for services provided is always a matter of personal discretion; however, please be aware that many locals consider tipping part of their normal remuneration, and they may approach you for payment; there's no need to be intimidated by the request.
Gratuities (tips) are included in the tour price for the services of the cruise staff throughout the cruise component of this tour. However additional gratuities may apply to onboard purchases.
Please note: If the entrance to a site is affected by changes in operating hours or public holiday closures, your itinerary, where possible, may be adjusted, or a similar activity will be offered in its place (subject to availability).
Shopping overseas can be a daunting and confusing experience, especially when there is a language barrier. Please be very cautious when foreign currencies and prices are involved. If paying by credit card, please pay close attention to the amount you are being charged and keep all your receipts. 
Do not make any purchases you are not comfortable with or feel pressured into. If you are uncertain or need assistance with the language barrier, please seek assistance from your Tour Guide/Leader.
Please refer to our Terms and Conditions regarding shopping for further information.


Australian passport holders must apply for an electronic travel authorisation (eTA) before travelling to Canada by air. If you arrive into Canada by train, bus, or boat, you don’t need a visa or eTA, but you do need to bring the right travel documents. 

United States of America
If travelling on an Australian passport, an ESTA (Visa Waiver) for the USA is a strict requirement when travelling to or flying through the USA. Once a USA ESTA Visa Waiver is issued it is valid for 2 years or until your passport expires (whichever is sooner) and will allow multiple entries into the USA. For information on ESTA eligibility or to apply, please visit: 
Please note: Due to recent changes to USA immigration policies, TripADeal recommends all travellers visit US Customs & Border Protection.
• Please start arranging your visa three weeks before departure to account for any delays due to consulate operating hours.
• Visa rules may have changed since Covid-19. Some countries and airlines may require you to obtain an additional visa before arrival. Please check with the nearest embassy, consulate or immigration department of the destination you're entering.
Please note: 
• Passengers who are not Australian citizens must also check with the respective consulate or visa agency to determine what their visa requirements are and what personal identification is required.
• It is also important to note that some areas of employment, such as journalism, government authorities and charity organisations, may have additional restrictions in applying for visas. This may, in turn, affect the type of application required.
Schedule of fees

Voluntary Changes

This includes booking changes requested by you, including but not limited to those changes requiring an airline ticket or a Purchase Confirmation reissue.

• Changes - $100 AUD per booking and any additional charges applied by the airline/cruise company/accommodation/other travel providers.

Name Changes Due To Passenger Error
• If the incorrect name has been provided, charges of $100 AUD per booking and any additional charges applied by the airline/cruise company/accommodation/other travel providers.
Supplier Fees
In the event the tour package you have purchased is unable to proceed, and/or a travel Supplier is unable to fulfil the tour due to external circumstances (Limitation of Liability e.g. a Force Majeure event), there may be a fee or amount of money that is withheld by our Suppliers and is unrecoverable. This may be due to non-refundable airline tickets, cancellation penalties with cruise cabins or unrecoverable payments with our land/accommodation partners. If refunds are not available from Suppliers, we will endeavour to obtain a travel credit on the best terms available and communicate these outcomes to you. In the event we are unable to obtain a refund or travel service credit, or part thereof, this cost is passed on to the customer as a Supplier Fee.
Important information

You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member to earn points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions.

To earn Qantas Points with Qantas Tours, Members will be required to provide a valid Frequent Flyer number and last name at checkout. Only the lead traveller, the primary contact for the booking, will earn 3 Qantas Points per AU$1 spent (including GST) on eligible holiday packages. Qantas Points will not be earned and cannot be redeemed on any amounts payable directly to the hotel. Conditions apply. Qantas Points will be credited to a member's account up to 8 weeks after tour completion. Qantas Points will not be earned on cancelled bookings.

In addition to the 3 Qantas Points per AU$1 spent, each Frequent Flyer member who enters their Qantas Frequent Flyer number into the booking will also earn Status Credits and Qantas Points on the flight component of the package. The amount you earn depends on your flights, the operating airline, fare class and member status. Find out how many Qantas Points you could earn on your next Qantas Tours flights with our online Points Calculator. Terms and conditions apply.


Points Plus Pay allows you to choose the number of Qantas Points you redeem above the minimum level of 4,000 and pay for the remainder of the booking value with an accepted payment method. TripADeal booking terms and conditions apply.