From the Rockies to the Pacific | Fly drive & Rocky Mountaineer

Holiday Duration: 15 Nights

"...the trip was everything we wanted and more!"

I had been meaning to drop you a note to say a huge thank you for all your help! The holiday was fantastic, we had an amazing time. I am very grateful to you for your advice and patience at the booking stage (assisting with my many changing flight requests), and for your support you gave during our holiday with the queries we had. You were amazing, the service you provided was fantastic and I absolutely will be recommending Frontier travel and yourself in particular to anyone looking to book a holiday. Thanks again, the trip was everything we wanted and more!

Catherine - Travelled to British Columbia



Combine the glorious Canadian Rockies with the wildlife abundant rainforest on the Pacific Coast of Vancouver Island.  This itinerary gives you the freedom of driving yourself around, combined with the superb Rocky Mountaineer train journey taking you from the Rockies over to Vancouver at a more leisurely pace, where you can sit back and enjoy the scenery and generally be pampered for 2 days.

Stay in the beautiful town of Banff,  then head over into British Columbia for a few nights at the lovely Emerald Lake.  Next, head back into Alberta and drive up the simply stunning Icefields Parkway to Jasper (one the most beautiful drives in Canada). Take the Rocky Mountaineer train to Vancouver then, after a few nights here, head over to Tofino on the west coast of Vancouver Island where you can see whales and bears.  Finally head down to Victoria before taking the ferry back to the mainland for your flight home.  This itinerary is incredibly popular and will leave you with fantastic memories of your holiday to Canada.

This itinerary is flexible and can be tailor-made to suit you; if you want to add extra days in one area, extend the holiday or maybe change the direction of travel. Talk to one of our experts about how to make this holiday the perfect one for you


GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf

GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf

The Rocky Mountaineer has 2 levels of service; both of them good but offering different experiences:


  • Two days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer with assigned seating in a bi-level dome coach
  • Full glass-dome windows with panoramic views upstairs
  • Private dining room with large picture windows on the lower level
  • Gourmet a la carte meals
  • Complimentary snacks and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
  • Large, exclusive outdoor viewing platform
  • One night moderate accommodation in Kamloops or Quesnel
  • Transfers and Luggage delivered to hotel room in Kamloops, Whistler or Quesnel


  • Two days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer with assigned seating in a single-level dome coach
  • Oversized glass-dome windows
  • Delicious hot-entree options served in the comfort of your own seat
  • Complimentary snacks and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
  • Outdoor viewing between coaches
  • One night moderate accommodation in Kamloops or Quesnel
  • Transfers and Luggage delivered to hotel room in Kamloops, Whistler or Quesnel



Book the Rocky Mountaineer for 2025 and you will receive a discount of £600 per couple on Gold Leaf (£300 per person), and £424 per couple on Silver Leaf (£212 per person) on new 2025 bookings.

* New bookings made before 5th July 2024

* on select 2025 departures

Ask us for more details.


"the right Company for the job"

Your local knowledge of Canada made us feel confident that we had chosen the right Company for the job. A big thank you for all your help in booking our holiday and for your patience in relation to all the changes and tweaking of the itinerary (even whilst in Canada!!!!!)

Mr Duckett - Travelled to British Columbia

Itinerary (15 Nights)

Here’s a day-by-day guide to your itinerary. Feel free to ask us to add other days or ideas and excursions by contacting us directly, so we can give you the best price.

Day 1

Fly from the UK and arrive into Calgary. Collect your car hire vehicle and drive...

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Day 2-3

Spend the next 2 days exploring Banff.  You could head up Banff Gondola to take...

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Day 4-5

Banff to Emerald Lake

Time to leave Banff behind you and drive over the provincial border into British Columbia...

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Day 6

Emerald Lake to Jasper

Head back into Alberta and then north up the amazing Icefields Parkway to Jasper.  You...

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Day 7

Enjoy a day of exploration in Jasper.  Head up Whistler mountain for a hike and...

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Day 8

Jasper to Kamloops

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from Jasper to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s...

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Day 9

Kamloops to Vancouver

Your journey continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of Vancouver. On...

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Day 10

Spend the day in Vancouver and explore this scenic city. Visit Gastown, take a small...

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Day 11

Pick up your next car rental first thing this morning, and take the Horseshoe Bay...

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Day 12-13

Enjoy Tofino for the next 2 days.  Head out on a whale watching trip or/and...

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Day 14-15

Drive back across the island today and then down to Victoria.  Go for a tour...

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Day 16

Time to leave Victoria today and take the ferry from Swartz Bay back to the...

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