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Sky to Sea Rail Tour

This action packed itinerary takes you on a wonderful journey right through the heart of the Rockies to the popular mountain towns of Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper, and includes a once in a lifetime journey onboard the legendary Rocky Mountaineer train and thrilling excursions. Heading west, you will get to go from rugged mountains to Pacific Coastline and enjoy dramatic scenery all the way through to Vancouver and Victoria.

What's included

• International flights with Air Transat based on London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection on Air Transat flights only
• 13 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 Lake Louise
• Scenic transfer from Lake Louise to Jasper
• Transfer + Ferry return between Vancouver and Victoria
Call for other departure airport.

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 London - Calgary

After landing in Calgary, a transfer will pick you up at the airport and take you to your downtown hotel. The rest of the day is yours to explore the vibrant city and enjoy the sights. Spend the night in Calgary.

Day 2 Calgary to Banff

Depart Calgary today. A Transfer will take you 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 the night in Banff.

Day 3-5 Banff

free days in Banff to enjoy its spectacular scenery, its beauty will leave you breathless. Why not head up the Banff Gondola and have lunch in the mountains, or take a stroll down Banff Avenue for some Canadian-style retail therapy? Overnight in Banff.

Day 5 Banff to Lake Louise

Transfer from Banff to Lake Louise. once you arrive in Lake Louise the shimmering emerald green lake hits you viscerally. you've never seen anything so picturesque reflecting the majesty of the Victoria Glacier. Overnight in Lake Louise.

Day 6 Lake Louise 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 Lake Louise 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. Your transfer will finish at the National Park of Jasper where you will spend the night

Day 6 Lake Louise 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 Lake Louise 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. Your transfer will finish at the National Park of Jasper where you will spend the night

Day 7 – 9 Jasper

Nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, lies the wonderful mountain town of Jasper. This is a paradise for nature lovers as there’s simply so much to do in the great outdoors; take in the breath-taking surroundings as you walk or hike along some of the most popular trails in the Rockies, kayak on the blue lakes, or even skate in the winter. Get to know the friendly locals and learn more about the First Nation’s people by staying at a traditional lodge on the outskirts of town.

Day 9 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 10 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 11 -12 Vancouver

There is so much to see and do on holiday in Vancouver; Spend your days sailing on the Strait of Georgia, shopping on Robson Street, hiking Cypress Mountain, cycling the seawall, exploring Granville Market, indulging in Chinatown...the list of things to do and see is endless.

Day 12 – Vancouver to Victoria

Jump on your scheduled transfer to British Columbia's capital city 'Victoria'. Enjoy this scenic route across the Strait of Georgia on a short cruise, keep your eyes peeled for any spotting of marine wildlife. Upon arrival to Victoria take a short taxi to your hotel. The rest of the day will be yours wonder the beautiful harbourfront city at your leisure. Overnight in Victoria.

Day 13 - Victoria to Vancouver

Today you will have the day to enjoy some of the most remarkable trips in Victoria. In the morning why not try one of the most fascinating wildlife viewing adventure aboard a fast-moving Zodiac rigid boat with certified marine biologist to see orcas and other marine wildlife, followed by the famous afternoon tea at The Fairmont Empress and complete your day with a trip to Butchart Gardens. Whether you take our suggestion, or just take a relaxing stroll to Fisherman's Wharf to feed the seals, you will not be disappointed. Collect your transfer and cross back over the Strait of Georgia to Vancouver. Make sure you have your camera ready! Overnight in Vancouver.

Day 14 Vancouver - 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.

Want to alter anything?

Please call one of our travel experts on 020 7616 9933 to tell us your requirements

Dates

Selected departure dates between Apr and Oct 2018

Price based on London Gatwick departure airport, 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


13 nights, 14 days

  • 13 nights accommodation
  • International Flights with Air Transat
  • Seat Selection included
  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer train journey
  • Available from London Gatwick, Manchester & Glasgow, prices & durations may vary
  • Save 10%! Book by 31 Jan

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Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)


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from only £2,432 per person

Tour Available in Reverse
Based on Gatwick Departure

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At a glance


13 nights, 14 days

  • 13 nights accommodation
  • International Flights with Air Transat
  • Seat Selection included
  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer train journey
  • Available from London Gatwick, Manchester & Glasgow, prices & durations may vary
  • Save 10%! Book by 31 Jan

Trusted travel partner


Winner of British Travel Awards 2017 - Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)
Winner of British Travel Awards 2017

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.

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