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Haida Gwaii - Supernatural BC

Aug 27, 2022 - Sep 2, 2022


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AUGUST 27 - SEPTEMBER 2, 2022
6 Nights / 7 Day • Maximum 19 passengers
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Join Maritime Travel’s own Toni Bissett as she shares her passion for nature by hiking, paddle boarding, and kayaking with her through the sacred forests and waters of Haida Gwaii. Toni has been escorting small groups for more than a decade, and, with over 20 years of experience in travel, is sure to make this special backyard experience an unforgettable one.


Travel by Pacific Coastal Airlines to Masset, the north end of Graham Island. Explore Agate Beach, Tow Hill, and Rose Point. Enjoy an intimate dinner with renowned Haida Artist April White.

Visit the home of world renowned Christian White for a tour, dinner, and Haida dancers. Visit other Haida artists including an in depth tour of the Haida Heritage Centre. A zodiac whisks you away to an abandoned Haida site for a nature walk with a local interpretive guide, a Haida Feast, and enough free time so that you can drink up the local culture of this historic area.


HIGHLIGHTS:
Masset • Agate Beach and Tow Hill • Naikoon Provincial Park • Old Massett • Haida Artists • Dixon Entrance Maritime Museum • Davidson Longhouse • Haida Dance Performance • Port Clements and Tlell • Queen Charlotte City • Skidegate • Haida Heritage Centre • Balance Rock • Loo Taas Canoe Shed • Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve • Zodiac to Skedans Haida Site • Haida Feast


TOUR INCLUDES:
• Round trip air from Vancouver to Masset on Pacific Coastal Airlines
• 6 nights accommodation
• 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, one snack, 5 dinners & meal gratuities
• Local guide, Ageless Adventure guide & tour guide gratuities
• Zodiac trip, Ferry tolls
• All side tours and entrance fees



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Single Rate: $5199
Price is per person, includes taxes and are in Canadian dollars

 

Contact your Maritime Travel Advisor for more information & to book!


Deposit of $500 per person, non-refundable. Final payment due by May 27, 2022. Cancelation & interruption insurance is mandatory, please inquire with your travel advisor. This group requires a minimum and maximum of 19 passengers.


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Itinerary


HAIDA GWAII - SUPERNATURAL BC


Day One: Vancouver – Masset
Meals: L, D

Take a morning flight with Pacific Coastal Airlines from Vancouver to the Village of Masset. With the help of a local guide begin your Haida Gwaii Adventure with a visit to pristine Naikoon Provincial Park. There is plenty of time to explore Agate Beach, Tow Hill, and Rose Point. Arrive mid afternoon at Masset Oceanview Hotel for a two night stay. Tonight, enjoy dinner at a local eatery.

Day Two: Masset – Old Massett – Masset
Meals: B, L, D

This morning visit the private residence of Haida artist, Christian White and learn about his cultural history. Spend the afternoon in Old Massett for lunch and to explore. A visit to the Dixon Entrance Maritime Museum will cap off the afternoon. This evening visit Davidson Longhouse, enjoy a traditional seafood meal, and experience a Haida dance performance.

Day Three: Masset – QCC
Meals: B, L, D

Travel south to Queen Charlotte City. Along the way visit the Port Clements Museum, picnic at Meares Lake, and visit Tlell, home to many local crafters. Arrive mid afternoon in Queen Charlotte City and settle into the Sea Raven Inn, your home for four nights.

Day Four: QCC – Skidegate – QCC
Meals: B, L

Travel this morning to Skidegate and visit the Haida Heritage Centre at Kay Llnagaay that houses information on the history of the islands. View the Loo Taas Canoe Shed and the new poles symbolizing the continuation of the Haida lifestyle and celebrate a thriving culture. A highlight of the time in Skidegate is a visit to view the Bill Reid Pole, Balance Rock, and local galleries. Return to Queen Charlotte City for time on your own to visit local shops and the visitor centre.

Day Five: QCC – Moresby Island – QCC
Meals: B, L, D

Haida history and culture can be experienced firsthand at the remote Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve on a zodiac trip to the Skedans, an abandoned Haida Site. En route to the village, view many types of seabirds that are rarely seen from the coastal shores. A guide will take the group on a walking tour of the village site that includes viewing the standing totems. This full day away includes a picnic lunch and snacks en route. Dinner is included tonight at a local eatery.

Day Six: QCC
Meals: B, D

Today is a free day. Take an optional plane ride to Ninstants, a World Heritage Site; join a guided walking tour at Spirit Lake; walk the beach; or shop and explore the small community of Queen Charlotte City. This evening’s highlight is a contemporary Haida Feast. Sample many traditional dishes ranging from seafood to venison.

Day Seven: QCC – Vancouver
Meals: B

Depart the inn for the Masset Airport and your mid morning flight to Vancouver. Leave Haida Gwaii with memories of a lifetime!


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Please note:
You must be able to walk unaided on uneven ground or extended inclines and negotiate boarding a small boat.


Prices were valid at time of posting and are subject to availability. Offers are subject to change or be withdrawn at any time. Terms and conditions may apply.