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See the best of Canada’s West! Experience Canada’s national rail service, VIA Rail, in ‘Silver & Blue’ class aboard ‘The Canadian’ from Vancouver to Jasper. You’ll then have plenty of time to explore the alpine towns of Jasper, Banff and all the incredible scenic stops in between.

  • 3 nights hotel accommodation
  • 1 night train accommodation, VIA Rail's 'Canadian' Silver & Blue class (all on–board meals))
  • Vancouver Trolley Tour
  • Icefields Parkway and Banff Sightseeing Excursions
  • Columbia Icefield Glacier Excursion
  • Banff Gondola Ride admission
  • Transfers as indicated in itinerary
  • Hotel luggage handling
  • National Park fees
Day 1 Arriving in Vancouver
Settle into the Pacific city of Vancouver for the evening.
Overnight Vancouver.

Day 2 VIA Rail's 'Canadian' from Vancouver to Jasper
After discovering the highlights of Vancouver on a trolley tour, board VIA Rail’s ‘Canadian’ and travel by train into the great Rocky Mountains. Enjoy the traditional romance of onboard accommodations and dining with outstanding modern services.
Overnight on VIA Rail.

Day 3 Arriving in Jasper
A cozy restful night onboard VIA Rail brings morning views of the famous Rockies. Pass the highest mountain in the Canadian Rockies, Mt. Robson, before arriving in Jasper National Park.
Overnight Jasper.

Day 4 Jasper to Banff Sightseeing
While venturing down the spectacular Icefields Parkway, marvel at the natural beauty along one of Canada’s most spectacular routes. The Columbia Icefield Glacier Experience includes a journey on a glacier with an all-terrain Ice Explorer. Continuing south, watch for wildlife on your way to Banff National Park.
Overnight Banff.

Day 5 Discovering Banff
A morning sightseeing excursion takes you on the Banff Gondola for a 360-degree panoramic view of six mountain ranges. This afternoon, a transfer to Calgary completes your discovery of Western Canada.

This vacation is also available in reverse, departing from Calgary:

Day 1 – Calgary to Banff
Day 2 – Banff to Jasper
Day 3 & 4 – Jasper to Vancouver (VIA Rail)
Day 5 – Vancouver
Moderate Accommodations

Moderate

Berth at Night VIA Rail - Upper and Lower Berth
By day, the two berths transform into two double seats that face each other. By night, the double seats give way to two cosy, comfortable beds, each equipped with a reinforced privacy curtain.
Pacific Palisades Hotel Pacific Palisades Vancouver
233 rooms, spa services, health club. Central location with dining, shopping and sightseeing.
Lobstick Lodge Jasper - Lobstick Lodge
139 rooms. Relaxed, friendly, family oriented atmosphere. Swimming pool, hot tubs, restaurant and lounge.
Standard Room
Mount Royal Hotel in Banff Banff - Mount Royal Hotel
136 rooms, whirlpool, shopping & dining. Located in the heart of Banff.
Run of House Room
Deluxe Accommodations

Deluxe

Bedroom at Night VIA Rail - Double Bedroom
The double bedroom provides an entirely private, onboard haven of peace and quiet. Each bedroom features two armchairs, a small closet, fan, electrical outlet, private washroom, sink and mirror.
The Fairmont Vancouver The Fairmont Vancouver
508 rooms with sophisticated grace, charm, style and flair. Located in a prime downtown location. Deluxe Room
The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
446 rooms. Main lodge, log cabins and cedar chalets on the shore of Lac Beauvert. Golf course, stables, swimming pool, restaurants and games room.
Deluxe Room
The Fairmont Banff Springs The Fairmont Banff Springs
770 elegant rooms and suites. A world-renowned castle property with top-notch service & amenities.
Fairmont Room

Choose any Monday, Thursday or Saturday between the following date ranges as your vacation start date.

May 1 – May 16 Twin Single Child
Moderate $1,347 $1,672 $669
Deluxe $1,822 $2,442 $786
May 18 - Aug 29 Twin Single Child
Moderate $1,641 $2,088 $798
Deluxe $2,165 $2,905 $952
Aug 31 - Oct 1 Twin Single Child
Moderate $1,823 $2,270 $934
Deluxe $2,398 $3,137 $1,126
Oct 3 - Oct 15 Twin Single Child
Moderate $1,716 $2,056 $934
Deluxe $2,180 $2,703 $1,126

Deluxe: An outstanding property offering high standards of accommodations and facilities. It is important to note though, that Deluxe accommodation refers only to the Hotel Class and not to the room category included in the package price. Some Deluxe hotels are heritage properties that possess historical elegance, but may not reflect current North American deluxe hotel standards. Room upgrades may be available at an additional cost.

Moderate: A property that offers limited hotel facilities and North American standard room features such as a television, telephone, one or two beds, private washroom with shower and/or bathtub (unless otherwise noted). Rooms may be smaller than Deluxe hotel rooms and the public areas may be also be smaller and simpler. Usually suitable for the cost-conscious traveller.

Above dates are for Vancouver Departures (Calgary Dates Differ Slightly)
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