BANFF WINTER ADVENTURE & AURORA VILLAGE

6 nights from *$3,649 per person
travel dates: 6-17 December 2019; 5 january - 12 february 2020

Take on the adventure of a lifetime exploring the very best of winter experiences in the Canadian Rockies and the Northwest Territories. Spend three exciting nights enjoying unique winter activities in Banff like snow shoeing and wildlife spotting in the heart of the Rockies. Before moving onto Aurora Capital of North America, Yellowknife. Here you’ll be exploring the winter wonderland that is Aurora Village. Marvel at the dancing show of the Northern Lights from your picturesque, warm Teepee with a wood fire stove burning and hot beverages on offer, try your hand at dog sledding, roast marshmallows on an open fire and enjoy the authentic cuisine of the North. Your best holiday yet awaits in the north!

inclusions

  • Internal airfare Vancouver-Calgary

  • Return scheduled coach transfers between Calgary Airport and Banff

  • 3 nights accommodation in Banff

  • Discover Banff & Its Wildlife and Discover Lake Louise Tour*

  • One of the following winter activities: Snowshoeing to Paint Pots Tour or Johnston Canyon Icewalk

  • Internal airfare Calgary-Yellowknife

  • Yellowknife Airport Pickup/Drop Off

  • 3 nights accommodation in Yellowknife

  • Three Nights Aurora Viewing at Aurora Village with heated outdoor seating

  • Aurora Dinner Package

  • Dog Sledding & Snowshoe Combo Tour

  • Yellowknife City Tour

  • 1 x A La Carte Lunch

  • Internal airfare Yellowknife-Vancouver

Terms & Conditions: * Price above costed for 8 December 2019 departure, other departure dates may be subject to price variation. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. This package is also available for shoulder season dates: 13/02/2020 -11/04/2020 and high season dates: 18/12/2019 – 29/12/2019 & 01/01/2020 – 04/01/2020, price for these dates on enquiry. *Discover Banff and Lake Louise tours are not available on Jan 1st.

family retreat COLORADO mountain ranch resort

7 nights from *$17,853 per family (2 adults + 2 children)
travel dates: 5 january - 29 february 2020

Explore Colorado’s untamed wonder with a magical 7 night stay at a 5 star mountain ranch & resort located on 6,000 acres of spectacular wilderness. Participate in real authentic ranch activities from Nordic skiing to horseback riding whilst exploring the great landscapes that surround you. You’ll have access to a renowned spa, acclaimed restaurants and stay in luxurious accommodation. Unplug from everyday family life and enjoy an authentic Colorado ranch experience you simply can’t find anywhere else.

inclusions

  • 7 nights accommodation at a 5 star Colorado Ranch Resort & Spa in a Loft Suite

  • Daily Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks

  • Unlimited Access to winter activities such as horseback riding, sleigh rides, cowpoke camp for kids ages 5-12, yoga, Nordic skiing, archery & snowshoeing all included

  • Return shuttle transfers from Denver Airport to the ranch

Terms & Conditions: * Price is inclusive of Ranch Fee (State and Local Tax, Staff Gratuities, Pool & Shuttle Access, Guest Programming, Overnight Self-Parking, and Daily Electronic News Access.) Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply.

family skiing in Fernie, canada

13 nights from *$14,595 per family (2 adults, 2 kids under 12)
travel dates: 4-17 JANUARY 2020

Your winter escape is waiting for you in the spectacular Canadian Rockies! Spend a fantastic 2 weeks away with the family shredding the slopes at the world-class Fernie Alpine Ski Resort, known for its legendary power and authentic ski town atmosphere. You’ll be staying at the nearby 4-star ski-in/ski-out Lizard Creek Lodge in a luxurious 2-bedroom condo equipped with a full kitchen, fireplace, lounge room and a private balcony. Here you can spend the evenings soaking in the hot tubs overlooking the mountains or brace the cold once more and sample a variety of vodkas in -13ºC chills at the in-house Ice Bar.

inclusions

  • 13 nights accommodation at the 4-star Lizard Creek Lodge in a 2 bedroom condo

  • Early bird lift tickets 12 of 15 days

  • Performance ski equipment hire (skis, poles & boots)

  • Return transfers ex Cranbrook airport

Book by 31 August 2019

Terms & Conditions: * This package is available for children 12-17 years at a surcharge, enquire within for pricing. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply.

Stay & Ski Hakuba, japan

11 Mountains, 1 Pass, Endless Skiing! A winters paradise awaits you in Hakuba this ski season. A mecca for ski and snowboard lovers, having over 200 runs and 11 mountains that make up this huge resort, you will never ride the same line twice. After enjoying a day shredding the slopes, enjoy an authentic onsen or discover the bars and restaurants that offer delicious Japanese cuisine.

5 nights at the Hotel de Laile from *$1,299 per person
In a western twin share room including breakfast (travel dates: 4 Jan - 29 Feb 20)

5 nights at the Hotel Goryukan from *$1,429 per person
In a western twin share room including breakfast (travel dates: 22 - 28 Dec 19, 4 Jan - 29 Feb 20)

5 nights at the Tokyu Hotel from *$2,289 per person
In a western twin share room including breakfast (travel dates: 14 - 20 Dec 19, 5 Jan - 29 Feb 20)

inclusions

  • 5 nights accommodation as specified

  • Breakfast daily

  • 4 of 7 Day All Mountain Lift Pass

  • Return Transfers ex Narita Airport

Book by 31 July 2019

Terms & Conditions: * Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply. Exchange rate as 24 June. Delaile & Tokyu packages based on check in 23 January, price valid 5 Jan - 29 Feb 2020. Goryukan package based on check in 4 Jan, price valid 4 Jan - 29 Feb 2020.

Japanese winter with SAPPORO SNOW FESTIVAL

13 days from *$5,749 per person
Travel dates: 28 JANUARY - 09 February 2020, 31 JANUARY - 12 February 2020

Create unforgettable memories as you experience some of the best winter events Japan has to offer, from the Sapporo Snow Festival to the Otaru Snow Light Path Festival in Hokkaido. Throughout your incredible 13-day small group adventure you will explore two Japanese Islands, experience the famous onsen hot springs that make the country so inviting in winter, discover new and historical districts in Tokyo and Kyoto during and savour traditional Japanese cuisine.

inclusions

  • 12 nights accommodation in hotels, a farmhouse and a traditional Japanese inn

  • 3 breakfast, 3 dinners

  • All transport to/from included activities and between destinations

  • Internal flight from Osaka to the island of Hokkaido

  • Sapporo Snow Festival and Snow Light Path Festival visit

  • Seninburo Hot Spring Visit, Hongū

  • Activities: Ninja Temple visit, Instant Ramen Museum visit, Orientation walks in Osaka and Sapporo and Jigokudani Park visit

Terms & Conditions: * Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply.

Northern Lights, Ice Hotels & Huskies

9 days from *$7,989 per person twin share
select departures: FEBRUARY - march 2020

Spend 9 exhilarating days exploring the Arctic Circle, Lapland on this magical small group tour. Meet the Sami people, drive a reindeer sled, enjoy huskie rides, snow shoeing and at night time drive your snowmobile on a safari to dine in a cabin in the forest wilderness. Jump on an ice breaker ship and do a ‘dry suit’ swim in the frozen Baltic Sea. Stay in Santa’s cottages, Kemi’s extraordinary Glass Villas and an amazing Ice Hotel. Visit an Ice castle, dine in an Ice restaurant and gaze in awe at the Aurora Borealis – the Northern Lights - dancing a slow ballet above you…. What an adventure!

incredible value inclusions

  • 8 nights authentic, specially selected hotel accommodation + hotel porterage (1 suitcase case pp)

  • 15 Meals – Buffet breakfast daily (B) and 7 evening dinners (D)

  • All excursions, scenic drives, sightseeing, activities and entrances as described

  • Arctic thermal clothing, boots, mittens for special activities as indicated

  • Travel in first-class, heated coaches

  • Welcome drink in Helsinki and at the ICEHOTEL

  • Free WiFi on most coaches and at hotels

Book now spaces are limited and selling fast!

Terms & Conditions: * Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply.

family package Stay & Ski SilverStar, Canada 2020
Kids ski free

travel dates: 3-31 January 2020 and 22 March – 13 April 2020

Tucked into the mountains of interior British Columbia in Canada, this ski resort is an all-time favourite among families, beginner skiers and expert powder hounds. It has consistent powder and true ski-in-ski-out accommodations. Tick SilverStar Mountain Resort off your bucket list next holiday!

Silver Creek Lodge from *$2,999 per family
7 nights in a 2 bedroom executive

Snowbird Lodge from *$5,399 per family
7 nights in a 1 bedroom + alcove

KIDS SKI FREE (12 YEARS AND UNDER)

inclusions

  • 7 nights accommodation as specified

  • 6-Day Lift Pass for 2 adults & 2 kids

Book & pay by 31 August 2019

Terms & Conditions: * Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply. Kids must be 12 years and under

PAN PACIFIC WHISTLER EXCLUSIVE, canada

7 days from *$2,837 per person
Travel dates: 5-12 January 2020

Our top pick for Canada ski! Located in the heart of Whistler, the luxurious Pan Pacific Village Centre is the perfect base from which to explore the glorious slopes of Whistler Blackcomb. Enjoy first-rate Pan Pacific amenities including multiple pools, a fitness centre and ski valet, plus the exceptional service that Pan Pacific is famous for. Get in quick to secure this great deal for your families 2020 ski holiday.

Inclusions

  • Pan Pacific Village Centre Whistler, 1 Bedroom Suite twin share including breakfast

  • Day Whistler Blackcomb lift ticket

  • Return Airport transfers

Exclusive 1 and 2 Bedroom Suite, allotment until sold out!

Terms & Conditions: * Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply.

Snowshoeing in the Dolomites

8 days from *$2,379 per person twin share
selected departures: DECEMBER 2019; january - march 2020

Discover Italy's most impressive mountain range, the Dolomite’s. Perfect for snowshoeing the Dolomite’s offer routes leading into Fanes-Sennes Natural Park, along the shoreline of Lago di Braies and beneath the jagged peaks of Tre Cime di Lavaredo. Trek along forest trails and old military tracks to the magnificent viewpoints of Durrakopf and Strudelkopf, whilst learning about the impact of World War 1 in this area along the way. Your base for the week will be the superb Hotel Adler, situated in the centre of the town. This 4-star accommodation provides the perfect place to unwind after a day’s snowshoeing, with Michelin recommended cuisine and a relaxing wellness centre. Small group size: 3-14 people.

Inclusions

  • 7 Nights Accommodation at Hotel Adler

  • All breakfasts, 5 picnic lunches and 6 dinners

  • 5 Guided Snowshoe Walks, with snowshoes and ski poles provided (tour leader throughout)

  • Return flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck with Thomson Airways, airport transfers (for group flights only)

Terms & Conditions: * Price listed above for 14 December 2019 departure. All packages are subject to availability. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply.