About The Tour

DSA 2019 Pre-Conference Tour: Victoria and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada



$1,250 per person/double occupancy

$250 deposit per person is required to reserve space.
The availability of space is based on a first come, first serve basis.
The remaining balance must be paid in full 60 days before the first day of the tour.

What’s Included

Small tour group size.
4 nights at 3 star hotels.
2 meals: Breakfast (1), Dinner (1)
Services of a deaf group leader on call 24 hours a day.
All transportation expenses connected with the tour itinerary.
All admission fees for attractions and museums mentioned in the itinerary.
Most tips connected with the tour itinerary, except for bellhop service (to carry luggage to your hotel rooms), maid service (in your hotel rooms) and your group leader.
Porterage of one large luggage per person.
Informative travel preparation packet.

Additional Information

Airfares at the start and end of the tour are not included.
Airport pick up / drop off are not included. After your arrival, you could take the airport shuttle service that is provided by the hotel.
Single supplement: $570
All other meals not mentioned in the itinerary and personal expenses are not included.
There will be substantial walking during the tour. Appropriate physical fitness is encouraged.
It is essential to consult the HOT terms and conditions before booking.
Tour itinerary and price are subject to change.

* For more information, please contact Tour Manager Dan Brubaker at dan@handson.travel.

Travel Protection

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AUGUST 29 • • •
Check into hotel near the airport. Welcome dinner. Overnight in SeaTac. D

AUGUST 30 • • •
Depart Seattle in the morning for Vancouver BC. Lunch at White Rock after entering Canada. 2-hour ferry from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay. Butchart Gardens. Broadmead Village. Overnight in Victoria.

AUGUST 31 • • •
Inner Harbour, Christmas Store on Douglas Street, Empress Hotel, Miniature World, British Columbia Parliament House and Craigdarroch Castle. 1.5 hour drive to Nanaimo. Overnight in Parksville or Nanaimo. B

1.5 hour ferry from Nanaimo to Horseshoe Bay. Grouse Mountain, Capilano Bridge. Lunch at Granville Island. Visit Stanley Park including totem poles. Walk around Gastown and drive through Chinatown. Free time in the evening. Overnight in Vancouver.

In the morning, we depart Vancouver for Seattle. Pass through Peace Arch. Arrive into Seattle at approximately 11:30 am.