Breaking News – Heaven sent news for skiers and snowboarders yearning to hit the Canadian ski slopes this coming northern winter. Today, Air Canada announced they are resuming services between Vancouver-Sydney-Vancouver four times a week, with the first flight lifting off on December 17, 2021.

The trans-Pacific route will see the Boeing 777-200LR jet offer three classes of travel – Signature, Premium Economy and Economy.  Seats are on sale now/

Air Canada has mandated, passengers must be fully vaccinated to fly. Canada’s government has introduced strict travel requirements for COVID-19. All passengers entering the country must be fully vaccinated with an approved vaccine. AstraZeneca, Pfizer and Moderna are all on Canada’s approved list.

You must also provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours before travelling. The information must be provided by the Canadian government’s ArriveCAN app. You also must have “no signs or symptoms” of COVID-19 in order to be granted entry. Our COVID information hub has the up to date travel advice, including Federal Government requirements.

Founder of Ski Holidays and Tours, Sue Thorley said today, “this is the news we have been waiting for. Our phones are running hot with ski enthusiasts desperately wanting to start planning their Canadian ski vacations.”

We welcome every small step towards resuming international travel across the globe, and especially to Canada. Today’s news was a giant leap across the Pacific,” she said.

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