Discover Haida Gwaii
Duration: 4 nights independent tour
Price from: £3469pp
Day 1 Vancouver/Haida Gwaii: Fly to Masset where you are met and will transfer by road for about an hour to the Haida House at Tllaal.
Day 2 Haida Gwaii: Today's adventure begins with an invigorating walk along the Tlell River or on the miles of sandy beach behind the lodge. Continue by road along the coast before a narrated drive through Skidegate Village. You'll also stop in the village of Queen Charlotte for another perspective of the island's cultural diversity. Transfer to the Kaay Llnagaay Heritage Centre and Museum for a picnic lunch before a privately-guided tour. Later, visit a local Haida artisan's home studio and end the day with a traditional Haida Feast.
Day 3 Haida Gwaii: Join your guide this morning for a Zodiac tour of the surrounding waterways and shorelines. The main stop on this tour is the Haida village site of Skedans, which was abandoned in the 1880s. Totem poles and some house pits remain and offer a look into the daily life of the time.
Day 4 Haida Gwaii: Drive to the quaint village of Port Clements, once a thriving logging town, and now known for its Golden Spruce Trail. Continue to Masset to explore the northern part of Graham Island where you can take a hike up the boardwalk for views of the endless beaches. Continue to Old Masset, before visiting local Haida Artists.
Day 5 Haida Gwaii/Vancouver: Visit the local Tlell Artisans' studios before transferring to the airport for your return flight to Vancouver. Your tour concludes on arrival.
Departures: On selected dates between 05 Jun-11 Sep 19.
Accommodation: Haida House.
Meals: Full board.
Tour price: The price shown is based on the best value travel dates in low season and includes round trip flights from Vancouver to Masset, transfers on Haida Gwaii, sightseeing and activities as outlined and accommodation as stated.
Minimum age 10 years.