Classic Rail Circle Itinerary
Arrive in Vancouver and spend time exploring this scenic city on your own. Overnight
Enjoy a six-hour sightseeing tour of Vancouver’s spectacular North Shore. Travel
across the Lions Gate Bridge and into the Coast Mountains. Experience the Capilano
Suspension Bridge and Treetops Adventure. Next, visit Grouse Mountain (gondola
admission included), the Peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views.
Overnight in Vancouver.
Vancouver to Whistler
Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city of Vancouver to
the resort town of Whistler. Following your motorcoach transfer from downtown
Vancouver, the Rocky Mountaineer takes you on a breathtaking rail journey through
the stunning scenery of the Sea to Sky Corridor. On arrival at the Whistler train
station, you will be transferred to the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre for a delicious
BBQ lunch and a tour of the SLCC. The remainder of the day is at your leisure.
Overnight in Whistler. (Breakfast & Lunch provided)
Rocky Mountaineer Whistler to Quesnel
Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer to the charming rural town of Quesnel,
gateway to the North Cariboo. Highlights include the shorelines of Anderson Lake and
glacier-fed Seton Lake, sweeping views of the Fraser Canyon, and the crossing of Deep
Creek Bridge, one of the highest railway bridges in the world. Your day concludes as
the Rocky Mountaineer follows the banks of the Fraser River into Quesnel. Overnight
in Quesnel. (Breakfast & Lunch provided)
Rocky Mountaineer Quesnel to Jasper
Your journey continues eastwards today to the majestic Canadian Rockies and Jasper
National Park. From Quesnel, the Rocky Mountaineer follows the Fraser River north to
the town of Prince George, then travels east through the forests of northern British
Columbia. Continue climbing past Mount Robson, at 3,954 metres (12,972 feet) the
highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, through Yellowhead Pass into the province
of Alberta. Your rail journey ends today on arrival in Jasper. Overnight in Jasper.
(Breakfast & Lunch provided).
Jasper Highlights Tour
Jasper National Park is a World Heritage Site and Canada’s largest National Park.
Today you will enjoy a short scenic tour including the many natural attractions,
rugged peaks, and perhaps even catch a glimpse of some of the many creatures that
call this mountain park home. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore
more of Jasper independently. Overnight in Jasper.
Rocky Mountaineer Jasper to Kamloops
Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from Jasper in the Canadian Rockies to
Kamloops, in the heart of the British Columbia Interior. Today’s highlights include
Mount Robson, Pyramid Falls, the climb over Yellowhead Pass, and the journey
along the North Thompson River as you approach Kamloops. Overnight in Kamloops.
(Breakfast & Lunch provided)
Rocky Mountaineer Kamloops to Vancouver
Your journey continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of
Vancouver. On today’s journey you will again see dramatic changes in scenery, from
the desert-like environment of the Interior, through winding river canyons and pristine
forests, to the Coast and Cascade Mountains and the lush green fields of the Fraser
Valley. Your rail journey ends on arrival in Vancouver this evening. Overnight in
Vancouver. (Breakfast & Lunch provided
Vancouver End of Tour
Your holiday ends upon checkout from your Vancouver hotel.