View Tour By Month - September
Fabulous Kootenays

September 5 - 9, 2017

9 Meals - 4 nights and 5 days

Physical requirement

Tour Highlights:  Osoyoos, a stop in historical Greenwood, a  Russian style lunch and visit to the Doukhobour Museum in Castlegar. There are two nights at the Lakeside Prestige Inn in the picturesque town of Nelson. A tour of Nelson with a local guide is included.



Whistler Getaway

September 13 - 15, 2017

4 Meals - 2 nights and 3 days

Physical requirement

Depart for Whistler via the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway. Your first stop is at the Sea-to-Sky Gondola for a 10 minute ride up to the summit which provides breathtaking views of Howe Sound, the coastal forest, and surrounding mountains. Enjoy easy walking trails with viewing platforms and the spectacular Sky Pilot Suspension Bridge. Enjoy the Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre where you will discover the legends, people, art, history, and culture of the Squamish and Lil'Wat Nations. After a guided tour and time to explore, a delicious traditional BBQ lunch will be provided. This tour includes the Audain Art Museum.



Shuswap Getaway

September 13 - 16, 2017

8 Meals - 3 nights and 4 days

Physical requirement

Enjoy a three night stay at the Prestige Harbourfront Resort in Salmon Arm in the heart of BC's Shuswap.  Explore this pristine area of BC with visits to Recline and Celista Estate Wineries, Margaret Falls, and Sparkling Hill Resort for lunch.



Walla Walla Washington Wine

September 17 - 21, 2017

9 Meals - 4 nights and 5 days

Physical requirement

Featuring: Appellation of Yakima & Walla Walla, the Columbia River Gorge, and Mt. St. Helens.   Travel south to the Yakima Valley in the heart of Washington's first appellation during the fall grape harvest. Travel through Yakima's rural countryside. Most wineries here are small family operations where unpretentious hospitality is the norm. The beauty of the area is unparalleled.  You can enjoy a glass of wine while gazing at the beautiful snow capped Mt. Adams during our visit to two unique wineries. Walla Walla is internationally recognized for its production of award winning red wines. Always closely linked to farming, the Walla Walla Valley has over 1,800 acres of grapes growing next to fruit orchards and wheat fields. Highlights include: the Columbia River Gorge; Multnomah Falls; with the final destination at the Heathman Lodge in downtown Vancouver, Washington. En route to BC the highlight of the day is a visit to the Chihuly Garden & Glass in Seattle.



Kettle Valley Railway & Wineries

September 17 - 20, 2017

9 Meals - 3 nights and 4 days

Physical requirement

A unique ninety-minute journey on one of British Columbia's few remaining fully operational steam railways. Passengers enjoy a tour along a preserved ten-kilometre section of the original Kettle Valley Railway constructed between 1910 and 1915. Tour highlights:  Dinner & wine tasting at the Hillside Winery, Summerland Sweets, Kettle Valley Railway, three nights at the Penticton Lakeside Resort, Nk' Mip Desert Centre, Osoyoos Golf & Country.  NEW: This is now a four day tour. Wineries and exploring have been added to the third day by request.