Rocky Mountaineer | First Passage to the West at Leisure

Holiday Duration: 7 Nights

Overview

Overview

“The Most Spectacular Train Trip in the World”

The Rocky Mountaineer train, designed especially with you in mind, travels through the day and stops for the night and ensuring you don’t miss any of the phenomenal scenery and yet have a comfortable bed for the night.

This short Rockies holiday not only includes the memorable two-day journey onboard the Rocky Mountaineer but also has four nights hotel accommodation, an amazing heli-sightseeing tour and a trip on the Banff Gondola. Enjoy the best of the Rockies in a short space of time.

The tour operates between Calgary and Vancouver and can be taken in either direction. Frontier Canada can also amend the tour for you if you wish. You can choose the level of comfort you would like on both the train and the hotels.

Please note the Rocky Mountaineer runs from late April till early October.

We can tailor this holiday, adding in extra nights at most locations, adding in an Alaskan Cruise from Vancouver afterwards, changing the non rail portion to a self drive if preferred for example. Please let us know what you would like and we will put together your ideal rail holiday in Canada.

GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf

GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf

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

GOLD LEAF

  • 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

SILVER LEAF

  • 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

Offers

Offers

Book this holiday* for 2019 before March 1, 2019 and receive up to £300 per couple in added value; put towards transfers, extra hotel nights or upgrades; ask us for full details.

*terms and conditions apply.

"All in all I would give it 10/10"

Thank you for sorting out our holiday. We had a fantastic time across the whole trip, and did lots of things that we have never done before. The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise was nothing short of sensational, and the Hilton Whistler was also superb. I wished we had had more time in Whistler. Stopping at the Sundance Guest Ranch was a real experience and the heli-hiking and Bear viewing tours were also excellent. I have come back feeling like I have had 5 or 6 different holidays. All in all I would give it 10/10.

Mr S Sheard - Travelled Alberta & BC

Itinerary (7 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

Arrive in Calgary and spend the rest of the day sightseeing in the “The Heart...

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Day 2

Depart Calgary this morning for a full-day tour concluding in Banff. Journey to Kananaskis where...

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Day 3

You will have an entire day to spend exploring Banff National Park on your own....

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Day 4

A half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural...

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Day 5

Today, enjoy a full-day tour along one of the most scenic highways in the world...

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Day 6

Day 6

Lake Louise to Kamloops

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain hamlet of Lake Louise to Kamloops, in...

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Day 7

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

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Day 8

Checkout of your Vancouver hotel. We could extend your stay in this superb city, or...

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