Trans-Canada Rail Adventure: Vancouver to Toronto via the Canadian Rockies – 2016

Overview

This 12-day Trans Canada adventure takes you from Vancouver to Banff National Park on the Rocky Mountaineer and then tours through the Canadian Rockies from Banff to Jasper by way of Lake Louise by motor coach or rental car.

You’ll spend 5 nights and 5 days exploring the Rockies: two nights in Banff, one at the Chateau Lake Louise and a night in Jasper National Park before settling into your private bedroom on the ViaRail Canadian train to Toronto.

You’ll have your own private bedroom for the 2 day / three night journey from jasper to Toronto. All meals are included in the dining car. You’ll board the ViaRail train in Jasper at 5:30 PM and arrive in Toronto three days later at 9:30 AM.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served in the dining car, and you’ll have access to the club car and the observation car during your days on the train between Jasper and Toronto.

The Trans-Canada Rail Adventure begins with an overnight stay in Vancouver each Sunday and Thursday from April 29 – October 13, 2016

Note that the reverse itinerary — traveling westbound from Toronto to Vancouver — will add 1 day to the journey.  The Trans-Canada Rail Adventure beginning with an overnight stay in Toronto is available each Sunday and Thursday from April 26 – October 9, 2016.

Call 604-990-9299 or 1-800-913-9207 or Email us for more information and reservations.

Features

  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf Service
  • 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners (5 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 2 dinners for westbound journey)
  • 8 nights hotel accommodation (9 nights for westbound journey)
  • 3 nights cabin accommodation onboard VIA Rail
  • Vancouver Lookout
  • Banff Tour, including Banff Gondola
  • Yoho Park Tour, Banff to Lake Louise
  • Icefields Parkway Tour, including Ice Explorer, Lake
    Louise to Jasper
  • Niagara Falls Tour
  • VIA Rail from Jasper to Toronto
  • Rail station transfers in Vancouver, Kamloops, and Banff
  • Luggage handling other than at VIA Rail stations and Toronto and National Park Pass

Add Ons

  • Add airport transfers in Vancouver and Toronto
  • Add tours to Victoria while in Vancouver
  • Add a rental car in the Rockies
  • Add nights in Montreal and/or Quebec City
  • Add breakfasts at your hotels

Prices

  • Prices depend on when you travel, number of travelers, train service you choose, extras you add and the hotels you choose.
  • Call 604-990-9299 or 1-800-913-9207 or Email us for more information and reservations.
Toronto to Vancouver
Start DatesSILVERLEAFGOLDLEAFGOLDLEAF DELUXE
Apr 26 – May 21$5199$6399$7749
May 24 – Jun 25$5499$6899$8349
June 28 – Sep 17$6199 $7549 $9149

 

Toronto to Vancouver
Start DatesSILVERLEAFGOLDLEAFGOLDLEAF DELUXE
Apr 26 – May 21$5299$6699$8149
May 24 – Jun 25$5649$7299$8899
June 28 – Sep 17$6349 $7949 $9699

Prices are per person, before taxes based on Double Occupancy

Schedule

Starts in Vancouver
April 30
May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
June 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
July 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
August 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
September 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24
October 1
Starts in Toronto
April 26, 30
May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
June 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
July 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
August 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
September 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 24

Itinerary

Vancouver to TorontoToronto to Vancouver
DayActivitiesOvernightActivitiesOvernight
1Arrive in VancouverVancouverArrive in TorontoToronto
2On the Rocky Mountaineer to KamloopsKamloopsNiagara Falls TourToronto
3On the Rocky Mountaineer to BanffBanffVIA Rail from Jasper to TorontoVIA Rail
4Banff Tour with GondolaBanffVIA Rail from Jasper to TorontoVIA Rail
5Yoho Park Tour and transfer to Lake LouiseLake LouiseVIA Rail from Jasper to TorontoVIA Rail
6Icefields Parkway Tour, including Ice ExplorerJasperArrive in JasperJasper
7VIA Rail from Jasper to TorontoVIA RailJasper Highlights TourJasper
8VIA Rail from Jasper to TorontoVIA RailIcefields Parkway Tour, including Ice ExplorerLake Louise
9VIA Rail from Jasper to TorontoVIA RailYoho Park Tour and transfer to BanffBanff
10Arrive in TorontoTorontoBanff Tour with Gondola and Summit HelicopterBanff
11Niagara Falls TourTorontoOn the Rocky Mountaineer to KamloopsKamloops
12Vacation ends in TorontoOn the Rocky Mountaineer to VancouverVancouver
13Vacation ends in Vancouver

Levels of Service

Rocky Mountaineer: RedLeaf, SilverLeaf and GoldLeaf Service

  • RedLeaf Service – Reserved seating in comfortable, traditional train cars with picture windows. Breakfast and lunch are served at your seat each day and non-alcoholic beverages are included.
  • SilverLeaf Service – Reserved seating in a custom built single level car with 67% more viewing area than RedLeaf, hot breakfast and lunch served at your seat, acomplimentary wine or beer with lunch, complimentary non-alcoholic beverages during the day and overnight accommodations in Kamloops.
  • GoldLeaf Service – Reserved seating in the GoldLeaf elevated dome car. Breakfast and lunch are served in the GoldLeaf dining car and GoldLeaf passengers have access to the outdoor viewing platform. Alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages are included.
  • GoldLeaf Deluxe – All the amenities of GoldLeaf Service and deluxe rooms at all Fairmont hotels.
  • View the Differences between RedLeaf Service and GoldLeaf Service

Route Map

 Trans-Canada Rail Adventure