Banff Alberta
    Jasper Alberta
    Yoho Park BC
        

 

 


    VIA Rail through the Canadian Rockies

  From Calgary or Vancouver

Delightful tour with narrated motor coach tours introduce you to the amazing beauty of the Canadian Rockies, including Banff and Jasper National Parks. Then board VIA Rail and check into your private bedroom, Jasper to Vancouver.

PREFER A MOTOR COACH TOUR (NO TRAIN TRAVEL)?
PREFER A FULLY GUIDED GROUP TOUR?

     

Travel arrangements are 7 Days or Longer.   This tour can also start from Vancouver and end in Calgary!!

DAY 1 & DAY 2 We transfer you from Calgary Airport through the foothills into the Rocky Mountains. Arrive Banff for your overnight. 

DAY 2  You tour the town with our knowledgeable driver/guide. Ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain (included) on our gondola and visit the eerie Hoodoos of Banff.  Tunnel Mountain Drive and Bow Falls are featured before your overnight in Banff.

DAY 3   Depart Banff this morning and head to Moraine Lake and the Valley of the Ten Peaks (seasonal*). Continue to Lake Louise, the 'Jewel of the Rockies'. After a lunch break in Lake Louise (lunch not included) continue on the Yoho Valley and Emerald Lake. Return in the late afternoon back to Lake Louise.

DAY 4   Today, journey northward to Jasper with a stop at the Athabasca Glacier. An interpretive tour onto the glacier with a Brewster Ice Explorer is included. In addition to the Glacier, sights on route include Peyto Lake, Crowfoot Glacier, Athabasca Falls and Canadian Rockies wildlife.  Arrive in Jasper late afternoon.

DAY 5    Your introduction to Jasper will encompass some outstanding scenery including Medicine Lake and Maligne Canyon. Continue on your way to Maligne Lake, there you will board a tour boat and set off on a 90 minute cruise (seasonal*). Return to Jasper where the rest of the day is yours to enjoy at leisure.

DAY 6   Transfer to the Jasper train station (included), where you will board VIA Rail's Trans-Continental bound for the west coast.   Pass Mount Robson, Pyramid Falls and roll into the Okanagan Valley.  Travel through no fewer than 5 mountain ranges on this exciting rail journey!   Travel past Hell's Gate and onto the green and fertile Delta of BC.  Your vacation ends upon arrival in Vancouver or we can pre-book an extension to include Vancouver and Victoria sightseeing

This vacation is available in reverse direction, departing from Vancouver. Additional nights and city stays are available in Calgary and Vancouver. *When day tours or attractions are not operational in the off-season, the price will be adjusted or there will an alternative excursion/attraction made available.

Valleys and Mountains Tour
Most Tours can run in the reverse direction. Tours available mid-May through October. Trains sell out, don't delay to book. We arrange custom tours to meet your schedule and budget. We also arrange car rentals, transfers, airfares in Canada, travel insurance, sightseeing tours, hotels, guided tours and private tour guides.  We do it All and we do it Right!
 

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