The wonderful clean, fresh air of Canada beckons….this beautiful country boasts some of the world’s most spectacular scenery – so if you are looking to play golf in some truly stunning locations, look no further!
British Columbia in Western Canada ticks all the above boxes and this holiday incudes 6 rounds on the region’s top golf courses, staying in 3 wonderful and diverse locations; the spectacular mountain resort of Whistler, beautiful Vancouver Island, and the stunning city of Vancouver itself.
Away from the course, there’s plenty to keep you busy, including a ride on the world’s highest and longest gondola, a whale watching trip off Vancouver Island and a stunning sunset river cruise along Vancouver’s glorious waterfront!
Day 1 – On arrival at Vancouver Airport, pick up your SUV touring rental car. Take a scenic 2 hour along the stunning Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler; one of the most beautiful drives in the world and a wonderful introduction to this beautiful country. Overnight Whistler.
Day 2 – Round of golf at Nicklaus North Golf Course – the course enjoys a beautiful mountain setting which inspired Jack to create one of his finest signature courses. Overnight Whistler
Day 3 – A day to relax and enjoy the spectacular mountain scenery with a ride on longest and highest gondola in the world; the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola stretches for over 4km between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains and provides stunning views in every direction. There are stops along the way if you want to jump off for a stroll or a bite to eat. Overnight Whistler
Day 4- Round of golf at Big Sky Golf Course – regarded as the Premier championship course in the Whistler region – as its name suggests – the views are amazing! Overnight Whistler
Day 5 – Round of golf at Chateau Whistler Golf Course – carved out of the slopes of the Coast Mountain range, this magnificent golf course is regarded as one of North America’s finest. Overnight Whistler
Day 6 – Drive to the ferry terminal for the scenic crossing to Vancouver Island, a paradise of pristine coastlines and unspoilt nature and wilderness, and home to an abundance of wildlife including bears, whales, cougars and eagles. You will stay in Victoria, British Colombia’s colourful and vibrant capital, and one of Canada’s most beautiful cities. Overnight Victoria
Day 7 Round of golf at Bear Mountain Golf Course: Vancouver Island is not only a visually stunning place to visit, it’s also home to some of Canada’s best golf, and Bear Mountain is regarded as one of the top courses on the island with its stunning location sure to add to your experience. Overnight Victoria
Day 8 – Enjoy a spectacular whalewatching trip; Vancouver Island is one of the best places in the world to spot whales, so keep your eye’s peeled and your camera ready for Orcas, Humpbacks, Grey and Minke Whales, as well as sealions, bald eagles, seals and porpoises. Overnight Victoria
Day 9 – Round of golf at Victoria Golf Club – a stunning seaside links course regarded by many as the most beautiful course in Canada. In the afternoon take the ferry back to Vancouver and transfer to your downtown hotel. Overnight Vancouver
Day 10 – Spend a leisurely half day tour taking in stunning Vancouver’s highlights. With its glorious ocean front setting, its friendly and welcoming atmosphere, stylish culture and excellent cuisine, it’s easy to see why Vancouver is right up there in the world’s top cities. Highlights of the tour include historic Gastown, Chinatown, scenic English Bay and its picturesque Harbour. Overnight Vancouver
Day 11 – Round of golf at Northlands Golf Course – this beautiful course is only a 30 minute drive from downtown Vancouver and during your round you may be lucky enough to spot deer, eagles or even the occasional bear! Overnight Vancouver
Day 12 – A final day to explore Vancouver at your leisure – why not hop on one of the cities’ iconic blue-and-white False Creek ferries and visit Granville Island with its colourful public market, and the famous Granville Island Brewery.
In the evening enjoy a stunning sunset dinner cruise along the city’s gorgeous waterfront! Listen to live music and enjoy a magnificent Pacific Coast-styled buffet as you float through Vancouver’s Inner Harbour – a wonderful finale to this stunning holiday. Overnight Vancouver
Day 13 – Depart Vancouver.
Car hire – SUV which will accommodate four golfers and luggage, pick up/drop off at Vancouver Airport
Return ferry tickets Vancouver/Victoria
5 nights Whistler
3 rounds of golf
Ride on Peak 2 Peak gondola
3 nights Victoria
2 rounds golf
Whale watching trip
4 nights Vancouver
1 round of golf
Private half day city tour
Sunset dinner cruise (no drinks)
Hotel List and Board Basis:
Whistler – 5 nights – Nita Lake Lodge **** (BB)
Victoria – 3 nights – Magnolia Hotel ***** (BB)
Vancouver – 4 nights -Auberge Hotel **** (BB)
Golf Schedule (all with carts included):
1 round at Big Sky Golf Club
1 round at Chateau Whistler Golf Club
1 round at Nicklaus North Golf Club
1 round at Bear Mountain Golf Club
1 round at Victoria Golf Club
1 round at Northlands Golf Club