Departs weekly between May and September. Fares below based on departing 25th August 2018
|C3 Concierge Class||£2,519|
Gratuities are not included in the cruise fare these are an additional £76.89pp for Oceanview & Balcony Staterooms, or £79.55pp for a Concierge Class and above
Overseas transfers between airport, hotels, train stations and cruise terminal are not included. It may be possible to add these for a supplement - please ask for details.
Day 1: Fly UK » Chicago
Fly from the UK to Chicago. On arrival make your way to your 4* hotel for a 2-night stay.
Day 2: Chicago
Our included 360 Chicago Observatory ticket cannot be bought at the door! See Chicago and four US states with the interactive telescopes and feel the wind in your hair as you experience the open-air Skywalk, then enjoy a half bottle of Italian Prosecco.
Whilst there why not try out TILT! A one-of-a-kind experience, TILT is an enclosed, glass and steel moveable platform that holds up to eight visitors per cycle. Once safely situated inside, the platform it slowly tilts outward to an adventurous angle, generating downward-facing views of Chicago – from one thousand feet above The Magnificent Mile®. TILT gives thrill-seekers an exciting and safe way to take in unsurpassable views of the city, from a never-before-seen angle. TILT can currently only be booked at the venue for $7.00 per person.
Day 3: Chicago - Amtrak Empire Builder journey
Check out of your 4* hotel in Chicago and make own way to the train station where you will embark upon an exciting adventure through majestic wilderness, following the footsteps of early pioneers. Your Amtrak train journey departs from Chicago, and over the course of two days, takes you through some of North America's most breathtaking scenery.
Day 4: Amtrak Empire Builder journey
From Chicago, you'll have magnificent views of the Mississippi and see the glowing night skyline of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Awake the next morning as you cross the North Dakota plains and travel over the spectacular Gassman Coulee Trestle. Skirting the Missouri, you'll cross into the Big Sky country in Montana, passing by a travellers favourite, Glacier National Park.
Day 5: Amtrak Empire Builder journey - Seattle
From Spokane, you continue on to the final destination of Seattle where you will disembark the train and make your way to your 4* hotel for a 2-night stay.
Day 6: Seattle
Discover Seattle's many highlights, including the Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium or even enjoy the sights from the water with an included Seattle Harbor cruise.
Day 7: Embark Celebrity Solstice
Check out of your 4* hotel and make your way to Seattle's Cruise Terminal where you will embark Celbrity Solstice and begin your 7-night cruise.
Day 8: Day at Sea
A day at sea is the perfect time to explore our one-of-a-kind Lawn Club. Relax in the sun, enjoy a drink, or even a picnic, all with real grass between your toes.
Day 9: Ketchikan, Alaska
Experience Eden firsthand. Kayak saltwater fjords fringed by forests, keeping an eye out for black bears and porpoises. Tour the great outdoors by foot, bike or zipline.
Day 10: Tracy Arm Fjord (Scenic Cruising) & Juneau, Alaska
The Tracy Arm Fjord is book-ended by two of Alaska's most dramatic glaciers, the North and South Sawyer, and surrounded by granite walls that rise 3,000 feet from the seas.
In Juneau some sightseeing is best done from above. View the majestic Mendenhall Glacier from the East Glacier Loop Trail, or sail via gondola to Mount Roberts. Don’t miss the crab cakes.
Day 11: Skagway, Alaska & scenic cruising along Alaska's Inside Passage
Your gateway to the rugged Klondike harks back to the 1898 gold rush. See the vast Davidson Glacier up close, or hop aboard the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway. You'll also sail beyond the Inside Passage into the protected Alaska Inside Passage; a complex labyrinth of fjords and bays where whales and sea lions find refuge during the summer months.
Day 12: Day at Sea
Onboard Celebrity Cruises, dining in one of the speciality restaurants is a must. Why not try Murano? Sumptuous surroundings, impeccable service, and outstanding French cuisine. During your day at sea, why not buy those last minute mementoes or perhaps book your next cruise on board in order to receive some excellent benefits.
Day 13: Victoria, British Columbia
Victoria is a seaside enclave that enjoys a temperate climate. You'll want to explore all the museums, parks and golf courses Victoria has to offer. Don’t miss the floral Butchart Gardens.
Day 14: Seattle
Disembark Celebrity Solstice and make your way to the airport for your overnight flight back to the UK.
Day 15: Arrive in the UK
Terms & Conditions: ^Fares based on London Gatwick Departure - other airports may carry a supplement. The following benefits are available for Eligible Bookings created between 12 April-31 May 2018: For Ocean View, Balcony, Concierge, AquaClass and Sky Suite Eligible Bookings, the first two adult guests will each receive a free Classic Alcoholic Drinks Package which includes selected beers up to $9 per serving, wines up to $9 per glass and spirits and cocktails $9 per glass. Inside staterooms and Guarantee staterooms bookings in classes Z, Y, X, XC, XA and W are excluded from this offer. Promotional details, fares and itineraries were correct at time of publish (13th April 2018) but can be changed/withdrawn at any time without notice. All offers are applicable to new bookings only. E&OE