A relaxing and unforgettable two-day journey onboard Rocky Mountaineer climaxes with a stunning helicopter tour of the Rockies’ legendary looming crags. This is the only passenger rail service on this historic route, celebrated for connecting Canada from East to West. Traverse the Continental Divide ...
Day 1: Vancouver
Arrive in Vancouver and spend time exploring this scenic city on your own. Overnight in Vancouver.
Hotel: Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront
Day 2: Kamloops
Travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. On today’s journey, you will see dramatic changes in scenery, from the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley, through forests and winding river canyons surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade Mountains, to the desert-like environment of the BC Interior. Highlights include the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River. Your day concludes as the Rocky Mountaineer travels along the shores of Kamloops Lake into Kamloops. Overnight in Kamloops.
Day 3: Banff
Your journey continues eastwards to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will see a spectacular array of scenery as you travel across ranchlands, along rocky lakeshores, over high mountain passes and through the remarkable tunnels that form part of the rich rail history of the Canadian Rockies. Today’s highlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, the climb over Rogers Pass, Kicking Horse Canyon, the Spiral Tunnels and, of course, the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Your rail journey ends this evening in the resort town of Banff. Overnight in Banff.
Hotel: Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa
Day 4: Calgary
Today you will enjoy a full-day tour concluding in Calgary. Begin the morning with a sightseeing tour of Banff. Among the points of interest are Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Continue on to Kananaskis for the highlight of today’s adventure, a 12-minute Panoramic Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Overnight in Calgary.
Hotel: Delta Calgary Downtown
Day 5: Tour Ends
Your vacation ends with checkout from your Calgary hotel.
Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront: With a location just steps from the best of downtown Vancouver, along with stunning views and first-class cuisine, Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront has it all. But, the real Pinnacle aims to make every guest experience special with personalized service, thoughtful extras and unwavering attention to detail.
Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa: Located in Banff National Park, the Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa offers a mountain lodge hotel, a great steakhouse restaurant and a full service spa, all in one outstanding location. This ideal vacation spot is located on Banff Avenue, the main street in the town of Banff. Surrounded by mountains, there are plenty of activities to keep you busy.
Delta Calgary Downtown: Renowned for its genuine hospitality, the Delta Calgary Downtown is ideally located in downtown Calgary at the intersection of the city's business and cultural districts. Enjoy convenient access to all venues through the Calgary Skywalk system and public transportation, which makes exploring the city that much easier. When you return at the end of the day, expect the comforts of home.
Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service: Carving through the Canadian Rockies onboard a luxury coach. Once aboard enjoy a refreshing welcome aboard toast. Travel in a single-level dome coach with panoramic views through oversized windows. Discover regionally inspired meals created by a team of award-winning chefs and gourmet meals plated to your preference.
Your 5 day Rocky Mountaineer experience includes:
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