Departures Dates: Eastbound
|Sep 2012||4, 7, 11, 14, 15, 18, 25, 29|
Best Of The West By Rail fr £1139pp
|Sep 2012||4, 7, 11, 14, 15, 18, 25, 29|
|Day 1||Vancouver Arrival
Arrival in Vancouver. Arrive at Vancouver International Airport and transfer independently to your centrally-located hotel. Pick up your information kit at the front desk upon check in. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore this coastal gem. overnight in Vancouver.
|Day 2||Vancouver to Victoria
The elegant city of Victoria is the capital of British columbia and your destination for today Visit Victoria’s historic heart and experience its quaint colonial demeanour. overnight in Victoria.
|Day 3||Victoria to Vancouver
Spectacularly located between the coast mountains and the waters of the Pacifi c, Vancouver offers a world of entertainment, culture and adventure. overnight in Vancouver.
|Day 4||Rocky Mountaineer Vancouver to Kamloops
embark on an unforgettable journey, onboard the Rocky mountaineer, through the majestic landscape of western canada. Travel on the pioneer trail, listen to the history and legends of the west and enjoy the excellent Redleaf service. overnight in Kamloops. Breakfast and lunch included.
|Day 5||Rocky Mountaineer Kamloops to Banff
Today, relish the spectacle of snow-capped peaks, vividlycoloured lakes, glistening glaciers and alpine meadows as the train traverses the national parks of Glacier, Yoho and Banff. overnight in Banff. Breakfast and lunch included.
|Day 6||Banff to Lake Louise
Discover the beauty of Banff and Yoho National Parks and other landmarks. enjoy hiking or simply appreciate spectacular mountain scenery. Your fi rst stop is at Johnston canyon where you have suffi cient time to take a short nature walk to the lower falls. continue to moraine lake and lake louise, often known as the “Jewel of the Rockies”. cross the Great Divide, enter Yoho National Park and visit Takakkaw Falls, Kicking Horse Pass, emerald lake and the Natural Rock Bridge that spans across the Kicking Horse River.
|Day 7||Lake Louise to Calgary
Today you will board a coach for your transfer from lake louise to calgary. As you travel eastward the lofty peaks of the Rockies recede in the background as the rolling grasses of Alberta foothills stretch on to the horizon. The plains give way to the sparkling lights and tall buildings of today's destination of calgary. overnight in calgary.
|Day 8||End of Tour
|Price per person||Twin||Single|
|19 Jul 12 - 25 Sep 12||£1369||£1799|
|29 Sep 12||£1139||£1439|
|Prices based on standard accomodation. Deluxe rates available, call for details.
Based on eastbound departures, call for westbound prices.
|Service Level Upgrades||GoldLeaf|
|19 Jul 12 - 25 Sep 12||£499|
|29 Sep 12||£499|
Rail Seat upgrade available for Rocky Mountaineer - Call for details.
Enjoy the commentary and service by your onboard host, with meals served at your seat.
Settle back in your roomy reclining seat in air-conditioned comfort. Enjoy the service provided by your Onboard Attendant. This is a truly civilized way to experience this great daylight adventure.
With RedLeaf Service, you will enjoy the thoughtful details that add so much to your vacation. Delicious chilled breakfast and luncheon selections like British Columbia salmon and Alberta beef are served at your seat so you will not miss a moment of the scenery. Complimentary snacks, tea, coffee and soft drinks are made available throughout the journey.
RedLeaf guests will need to pack a small overnight bag for their stay in Kamloops or Quensel on the two day tour. Main luggage is checked through to your final destination.
Take in the scenery through the windows of our custom-designed, single level glass dome coach.
Discover SilverLeaf Service, a unique way to experience Rocky Mountaineer's exclusive First Passage to the West rail journey.
Enjoy delicious hot meals as you take in the awe-inspiring landscapes of British Columbia and the majestic Canadian Rockies through the panoramic windows of our custom-designed single-level dome coach.
Features & Inclusions of SilverLeaf Service:
Panoramic views through oversized windows in our single-level dome coach - 167% larger viewing area than RedLeaf Service Delicious breakfast and lunch served at your seat; choice of entrées Complimentary wine or beer with lunch (all non-alcoholic beverages are complimentary)
Start off your rail journey with a morning toast Service and commentary provided by two Onboard Attendants Luggage delivered to your Kamloops hotel
The luxury and comfort is simply beyond compare. No wonder this is our our most popular service.
When you board the Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf dome coach, you will understand why guests rave about GoldLeaf Service. As you relax in your assigned seat, coffee or chilled orange juice is served. All drinks are complimentary.
Comfort and luxury are found in the GoldLeaf dining room on the lower level where white linen, gleaming tableware and fresh flower bouquets await you. Your menu choices will include regional cuisine created by talented GoldLeaf chefs.
It is the ultimate dining experience, with stunning and constantly changing vistas outside your window. Upon arrival for your overnight stay in Kamloops or Quensel, you will discover that check-in to your accommodation has been arranged. Your room awaits and so does your luggage.
Book online or call us on
0207 616 9184 (London) / 0141 223 7517 (Glasgow)