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Western Rail Experience
fr £1319pp

Vancouver / Calgary - 7 nights, 8 days
Book by 31st Oct 2014


This action packed itinerary takes you on a wonderful journey right through the heart of the Rockies to the best mountain towns such as Banff and Jasper, and it includes a once in a lifetime journey onboard the legendary Rocky Mountaineer train and thrilling excursions.

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Western Rail Experience Departures Dates: Eastbound Departures

Sep 2014 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 25, 29
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Western Rail Experience Itinerary - Vancouver to Calgary

Day 1

Vancouver
Arriving independently in the glittering city of Vancouver you will check in at your downtown hotel where you will pick up your information kit. The rest of the day is yours to explore the vibrant city and enjoy the sights. Spend the night in Vancouver

Day 2

Rocky Mountaineer Vancouver to Kamloops
Embarking on a trip of a lifetime this morning you will board the Rocky Mountaineer train and head for breathtaking scenery at every turn. The mountain ranges will change dramatically as the rugged peaks of the Rockies emerge in the distance. Spend the night in Kamloops.

Day 3

Rocky Mountaineer Kamloops to Jasper
Continuing your wonderful journey onboard the Rocky Mountaineer Train you will head into the awe inspiring Canadian Rocky Mountains. All around you are beautiful mountain peaks, glistening blue lakes and carpets of lush green forest, and watch out for some of the intriguing local wildlife! Spend the night in Jasper

Day 4

Jasper
Jasper is a fantastic small mountain town in a remote location in the heart of the Rockies. With Rocky Mountains as far as the eye can see and local wildlife sharing the pavement with you, you will fall in love with the local charm instantly. Spend the day exploring and spend the night in Jasper

Day 5

Jasper to Lake Louise
This morning you will enjoy one of the most scenic drives in all of Canada as you travel down the Icefields Parkway from Jasper to stunning Lake Louise. Stopping at the Athabascar Glacier you will enjoy a thrilling ride on an Ice Explorer before continuing onto the “Jewel of the Rockies”. Spend the night in Lake Louise...

Day 6

Lake Louise to Banff
Lake Louise is the most photographed lake in the world, and its beauty will leave you breathless. This morning you will enjoy a fantastic Mountain, Lakes and Waterfalls excursion in the local area (scheduled transfer May 3-Jun 14 & Sep 3-Oct 1). The surrounding area is beautiful and the tour will help you to see some of the Rockies hidden gems that you wouldn’t find on your own. Spend the night in Banff.

Day 7

Banff to Calgary
Banff is the most popular town in the Rockies and has a great town centre full of great bars, restaurants and shops. You are right in the heart of the Rockies here, so enjoy the majestic setting. In the evening you will head back to Calgary where you will spend the night.

Day 8

Calgary - End of Tour
The morning is yours to fill with last minute shopping or sightseeing in the city before you make your way independently back to the airport for your return flight home. Itinerary also available in reverse. Talk to our agents.

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Western Rail Experience Prices

Date Twin Triple Single Child SAVE
28 Aug 14 - 29 Sep 14 £1319 £1259 £1875 £675 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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Western Rail Experience 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.

Activity Package 2014

Day 4: Nature Tour to Maligne Lake with Cruise
Day 7: Banff Gondola Ride (Transfers not included)

Adult Child
£95pp £55pp
Child age 0-12yrs
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What's included

    What's included

  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer RedLeaf service
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Jasper to Lake Louise Scenic Tour including Ice Explorer Ride (8 hours)
  • Mountains, Lakes & Waterfalls excursion from Lake Louise to Banff (scheduled transfer May 3 Jun 14 & Sep 3 Oct 1)
  • Scheduled transfer from Banff to Calgary
  • 2 lunches and 2 breakfasts onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Transfers to and from Kamloops train station
  • National Park entrance fees

    Not included:

  • Flights
  • Transfers to and from airport and/or train station unless otherwise specified
  • Meals other than those onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • 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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Return Flight

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

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