A luxury blend of transport showcases Canada's idyllic landscapes, as you embark on one of the most renowned long-distance journeys in the world. From the vibrant city of Vancouver, set out for the majestic Rocky Mountains before boarding 'The Canadian' train for a unique rail journey through the western Prairies and lakes of northern Ontario to cosmopolitan Toronto. Dine at the highly rated YEW Seafood and Bar in Vancouver. Visit the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre in Whistler and take part in a one-of-a-kind holistic tea workshop to create your own tea concoction. The graceful Emerald Lake Lodge is set on a 13-acre peninsula making the perfect location to enjoy Yoho National Park. This is a well-balanced tour combining coach, ferry and rail. Spend two nights unwinding in Victoria and Banff, with a further relaxing journey aboard VIA Rail Canada's The Canadian train. Two nights in cosmopolitan Toronto cap off a fantastic trip.
• International flights with Air Transat based on London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection
• 16 nights’ luxury accommodation
• 13 breakfasts and 7 dinners all with wine.
• Full Board on VIA Rail - 3 full breakfasts, 2 lunches & 3 dinners on Via Rail's The Canadian
• Cabin for 1 or 2 on Via Rail
• Transportation by luxury touring vehicle with extra legroom and complimentary WiFi
• Passionate and expertly-trained Travel Concierge
• Baggage handling at all hotels
• Experience the best of Vancouver during your exclusive sightseeing tour
• Private breakfast at Butchart Gardens and VIP access to the grounds
• Enjoy liqueur and s’mores in Jasper National Park
• Enjoy an engaging talk at Lake Louise before strolling along the lake
• Private meeting with a Royal Canadian Mountie
• Journey along the unforgettable Icefields Parkway
• Embark on a cruise on the iconic Maligne Lake
• Morning sightseeing exploring the city of Toronto
• Visit one of the world’s great natural wonders, Niagara Falls
Why not upgrade your flights to Club Class
Upgrade your Via Rail train to the Prestige Class
Add on an Alaskan Cruise at the start of your tour
Day 1-2 Arrive in Vancouver
You will be met at Vancouver Airport and transferred to your luxury downtown hotel. Join your Travelling Concierge for a Welcome Dinner with drinks at the YEW Seafood + Bar. Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 3 Vancouver to Victoria
Experience Vancouver’s best bits during your exclusive sightseeing tour. Later, board your ferry and enjoy the scenic coastal views all the way to Victoria. Overnight in Victoria.
Day 4 Victoria
Begin the day with a visit to Butchart Gardens. Back in Victoria, enjoy the afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Victoria.
Day 5 Victoria to Whistler
Journey by ferry across the Strait of Georgia back to the mainland. On the way to Whistler, stop to see the roaring Shannon Falls. Overnight in Whistler.
Day 6 Whistler
In the morning you will be welcomed by First Nations Ambassador at the award winning Squamish Li’ Wat - Overnight Whistler.
Day 7 Whistler to Okanagan Valley Region
Travel into the lush Okanagan Valley region,known for producing fruit and hybrid wines. Overnight Kelowna.
Day 8 Lake Louise
The morning is yours to relax in the peaceful setting of Emerald Lake before heading to Lake Louise. Overnight at the Fairmont Château Lake Louise.
Day 9 Banff
Enjoy an interpretive talk along the shore of Lake Louise, also known as the ‘Jewel of the Rockies’. Afterwards, return to your hotel for an evening at leisure. Overnight in Banff.
Day 10 At Leisure in Banff
Enjoy a day at leisure to relax. Why not browse the shops along Banff Avenue or join a helicopter tour of Canada’s Rockies? Overnight in Banff.
Day 11 Banff to Jasper National Park
Motor along the Icefields Parkway and witness amazing scenes such as the Crowfoot Glacier and Columbia Icefield, North America’s largest sub-polar ice pack. Overnight in Jasper.
Day 12 To 14 Jasper on-board VIA Rail
Embark on a narrated cruise of Maligne Lake’s scenic waters. Wave goodbye to the West and board ‘The Canadian’ to Toronto, one of the world’s greatest rail journeys. Overnight on-board.
Day 15 Toronto
Arrive in Toronto and explore the city with your complimentary ‘hop-on, hop-off’ city sightseeing tour. Overnight in Toronto.
Day 16 Toronto – Niagara Falls
Travel to Niagara Falls and board a cruise to the base of one of the world’s great natural wonders before heading to Niagara-on-the-Lake. Overnight in Toronto.
Day 17 Fly from Toronto
Your journey through Canada’s contrasts comes to an end as you are taken to Toronto Pearson International Airport for your flight home.Want to alter anything?
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May 05, 12, 19, 26
Jun 02, 09, 16, 23, 28, 30
Jul 01, 07, 14, 21, 28
Aug 04, 11, 18
Sep 01, 08, 15
Selected dates available between May to September 2019
Please note prices and availability are subject to change. This Tour price is based on a London Gatwick departure. Call us for other departure airports.