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Canadian Rockies By Rail Holiday

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

What's included

• International flights with Air Transat departing from London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection on Air Transat flights only
• 7 nights accommodation
• 2 days Rocky Mountaineer daylight train journey in SilverLeaf Service
• Breakfast and Lunch on-board the Rocky Mountaineer each day
• Transfer from Calgary Airport to Banff
• Transfer from Banff to Jasper

Upgrades
Celebrating anything?
Why not upgrade your flights to Club Class on Air Transat
Treat yourself and upgrade your Rocky Mountaineer service to GoldLeaf
Upgrade your hotels to a deluxe or luxury accommodation

Itinerary

Day 1 - 2 Arrive Calgary and Transfer to Banff

Take your scheduled coach transfer and head into the mountains to Banff, one of the most popular towns in the Rockies. It has a great town centre full of bars, restaurants and shops, right in the heart of the Rockies, so enjoy the majestic setting. Spend 2 nights in Banff.

Day 3 Banff to Jasper

This morning you will enjoy one of the most scenic drives in all of Canada as you travel down the Icefields Parkway from stunning Banff to Jasper. Passing the route famous for the Athabasca Glacier. Optional upgrade available to change the scenic transfer to the Rockies Discovery & Glacier Adventure Tour including the Ice Explorer Ride plus panoramic views from the amazing Glacier Skywalk for an extra £79pp. Your transfer will finish at the National Park of Jasper where you will spend the night.

Day 4 Jasper

Nestled in the heart of Jasper National park, there will be plenty to see & do here! A visit to Maligne Lake is a must, one of the most photographed lakes in the world. Whilst staying here take a look at the night sky & experience the wonder of the stars in this designated dark sky preserve.  Overnight in Jasper.

Day 5 Rocky Mountaineer Jasper 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. As you depart the Canadian Rocky Mountains you will pass Mount Robson, the highest peak. 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! Breakfast and lunch included.  Spend the night in Kamloops.

Day 6 Rocky Mountaineer Kamloops to Vancouver

Continuing your wonderful journey onboard the Rocky Mountaineer, you will next head for beautiful landscapes and the enchanting Coastal mountain ranges that surround the edges of Vancouver. Arrive into the beautiful city of Vancouver where you will spend the night. Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 7-8 Vancouver

Spend the day in this vibrant West Coast city. Take the time to explore downtown Vancouver and the surrounding area. Why not partake in one of Vancouver's infamous foodie tours to really get a feel of this city, or for a quieter pace get out of downtown and take in Grouse Mountain or Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. Two nights Vancouver.

Day 9 - Vancouver End of Tour

Spend your last morning in Vancouver before independently transferring to the airport to fly home. Take in some shopping on Robson Street or why not visit the FlyOver Canada experience to truly say goodbye to this great country!

Want to alter anything?

Please call one of our travel experts on 0207 616 9184 to tell us your requirements

Dates

Selected departure dates between Apr and Oct 2019

Price based on London Gatwick, please call for other departure airports

Please note prices and availability are subject to change

Services

Train Tour Service Levels

 

GoldLeaf Service

SilverLeaf Service

Coach Style

Bi-level dome

Single-level dome

Window Style

Fully domed windows with panoramic views upstairs, private dining room on the lower level with large picture windows

Oversized domed windows

Included meals served onboard

Gourmet à la carte

Hot or cold breakfast options, Delicious hot entree lunch options

Gourmet Snacks 

Included

Included

Meal service style

Served in the dining room

Individual service at your seat

Number of Rocky Mountaineer Hosts

Three to Four, plus full culinary team

Three

Alcoholic beverages

Complimentary throughout journey

Complimentary throughout journey

Non-alcoholic beverages

Included

Included

Outdoor viewing area

Large open-air vestibule

Outdoor viewing between coaches

Luggage in Kamloops/ Quesnel

Delivered to your hotel

Delivered to your hotel

Full storytelling

Included

Included

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At a glance


8 nights, 9 days

  • 8 nights accommodation
  • International Flights with Air Transat
  • Seat selection Included
  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer train journey
  • Also available from Manchester & Glasgow, prices & durations may vary

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Winner of British Travel Awards 2018 - Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)
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Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)


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If you find the same tour cheaper through another operator, we'll match the price.

from only £1,645 per person

Tour Available in Reverse
Based on Gatwick Departure
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At a glance


8 nights, 9 days

  • 8 nights accommodation
  • International Flights with Air Transat
  • Seat selection Included
  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer train journey
  • Also available from Manchester & Glasgow, prices & durations may vary

Trusted travel partner


Winner of British Travel Awards 2018 - Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)
Winner of British Travel Awards 2018

Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)


Fully protected - We are members of ATOL, ABTA and IATA
Fully Protected

ATOL, ABTA and IATA logos

We are members of ATOL, ABTA and IATA.

Price Match Guarantee
Price Match Guarantee

If you find the same tour cheaper through another operator, we'll match the price.

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