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TransCanada by Rail
fr £2605pp

Toronto / Vancounver - 14 nights, 15 days
Book by 31st Aug 2014


This superb itinerary takes you on a journey right across Canada showing you just how diverse this enormous country is. Highlights include Niagara Falls, the Canadian Rockies, the famous VIA Rails Canadian journey and the legendary once in a lifetime journey onboard the Rocky Mountaineer.

TransCanada by Rail Map

TransCanada by Rail Departures Dates: Eastbound Departures

Jun 2014 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
July 2014 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 31
Aug 2014 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
Sep 2014 4, 7, 11
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TransCanada by Rail Itinerary - Toronto to Vancouver

Day 1

Toronto
Arriving independently at your downtown hotel you will pick up your information kit at the front desk upon check-in. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore Toronto. Spend the night in Toronto.

Day 2

Toronto
Discover the many identities of this cosmopolitan city on a sightseeing tour of Toronto (inc). The remainder of the day is free to explore the city. Spend the night in Toronto

Day 3

Niagara Falls Excursion/VIA Rail The Canadian
Niagara Falls Excursion/VIA Rail The Canadian
Embark on a wonderful westward journey on the VIA Rail train. Sit back, relax and enjoy the mesmerizing scenery. Spend both nights onboard VIA Rail’s The Canadian. Breakfasts, lunches and dinners included.

Day 4/5

VIA Rail - The Canadian
Embark on a wonderful westward journey on the VIA Rail train. Sit back, relax and enjoy the mesmerizing scenery. Spend both nights onboard VIA Rail’s The Canadian. Breakfasts, lunches and dinners included

Day 6

VIA Rail - The Canadian to Jasper
Continuing your journey west you will enjoy the spectacle of nature as the train enters Jasper National Park. Spend the night in Jasper. Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 7

Jasper
Jasper is a wonderful mountain town bursting with a quaint and unique charm. Enjoy exploring all that is on offer in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Spend the night in Jaspe

Day 8

Jasper to Lake Louise
Today will be an unforgettable journey as you travel the Icefields Parkway, one of the most scenic roads in all of Canada. At the Columbia Icefield, ride in an Ice explorer to the Athabasca Glacier (ride included). Spend the night in Lake Louise

Day 9

Lake Louise To Banff
Journeying onto Banff today you will be in awe at the beauty of the National Park. Arriving at Banff there is so much to see and do so enjoy the rest of the day exploring. Spend the night in Banff

Day 10

Banff
Banff is the most popular mountain town and it is bursting with a vibrant atmosphere with so much to see and do! We recommend a trip on the Banff Gondola to take in the breathtaking surrounding views. Spend the night in Banff.

Day 11

Rocky Mountaineer Banff to Kamloops
Embarking on a trip of a lifetime this morning you will board the Rocky Mountaineer train. You won’t want to miss one second of the passing scenery! Spend the night in Kamloops

Day 12

Rocky Mountaineer Kamloops To Vancouver
Lakes, waterfalls, forests and enchanting wildlife pass you by as you continue onto the coastal gem city of Vancouver. Spend the night in Vancouver.

Day 13

Vancouver
The day is yours to really explore this amazing city. There is so much to see and do you won’t know where to start! Spend the night in Vancouver.

Day 14

Victoria Day Excursion.
Included today is a full day excursion across to the historical capital of British Columbia with a visit to Butchart Gardens. Spend the night back in Vancouver

Day 15

Vancouver - End of Tour
Your final morning is yours to squeeze in some last minute shopping and sightseeing before you make your way independently back to Vancouver airport.

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TransCanada by Rail Prices

Date Twin Triple Single Child SAVE
29 Jun 14 - 11 Sep 14 £2605 £2439 £3219 £1579 10%
Prices based on Standard & RedLeaf, price per person. Deluxe rates available
Based on eastbound & westbound departures, call for westbound prices
Child age 0-11 years

Please note a fuel surcharge from £37 per person will apply to the above rates, please contact our Canadian Sales specialist for further details.
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TransCanada by Rail Upgrades

Exclusives - Rail Seat Upgrade

Upgrade your rail seat to the luxury of the GoldLeaf carriage and enjoy the extra benefits of the Dome carriage for 360 degrees views.

Service Level Upgrades SilverLeaf GoldLeaf
22 May 14 - 11 Sep 14 £369pp £635pp

Rail Seat upgrade available for Rocky Mountaineer - Call for details.
Prices based on Standard accommodation. Deluxe rates available, call for details.


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What's included

    What's included

  • Accommodation for 14 nights (including 2 nights on board The Canadian)
  • 2-hr sightseeing tour of Toronto
  • Full-day trip to Niagara Falls including lunch and Maid of the Mist * (mid-May to mid-October)
  • Toronto to Jasper rail passage on VIA Rail’s The Canadian (VIA Bedroom)
  • Transfer from train station to Jasper hotel (for Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge only)
  • Full-day sightseeing transfer along the Icefields Parkway to Lake Louise (Ice Explorer ride included)
  • Scheduled transfer from Lake Louise to Banff
  • 3-hr sightseeing tour of Banff
  • Banff / Kamloops / Vancouver or Jasper / Kamloops / Vancouver rail passage on the Rocky Mountaineer (RedLeaf service)
  • Transfers to and from Kamloops train station
  • Hop-on Hop-off trolley tour of Vancouver
  • Full-day excursion to Victoria including Butchart Gardens visit
  • 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners on board VIA Rail
  • 2 breakfasts and 2 lunches on board the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Substituted by "Journey behind the falls" in off season

    Not included:

  • Transfers to and from airport and /or train stations in Toronto, Jasper, Banff and Vancouver
  • National park entrance fees
  • Gratuities for rail, hotel and transfer staff
  • Attractions unless otherwise specified
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Train Tour Service Levels

Rocky Mountaineer Train Tour Service Levels
  GoldLeaf Service SilverLeaf Service RedLeaf Service
Coach Style Bi-level dome Single-level dome Single-level coach
Window Style Fully domed windows with panoramic views upstairs, private dining room on the lower level with large picture windows Oversized domed windows Large picture windows
Included meals served onboard Gourmet à la carte Delicious hot entrée options Fresh chilled meals
Meal service style Served in the dining room Served at your seat Served at your seat
Number of Rocky Mountaineer Hosts Three to Four, plus full culinary team Three One
Alcoholic beverages Complimentary throughout journey Complimentary wine or beer at lunch Complimentary wine or beer at lunch
Non-alcoholic beverages Included Included Included
Outdoor viewing area Large open-air vestibule Outdoor viewing between coaches Outdoor viewing between coaches
Luggage in Kamloops/Quesnel Delivered to your hotel Delivered to your hotel Overnight bag required
Full storytelling Included Included Included
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Call us to book on 0207 616 9184 (London) / 0141 223 7517 (Glasgow)

Call us to book on
0207 616 9184 (London) / 0141 223 7517 (Glasgow)

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  • Children under the age of 16 MUST be
    accompanied by an adult.

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