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Trans Canada Winter Adventure - Vancouver to Toronto

11 Days / 10 Nights
Vancouver to Toronto
From USD$2,102 per person
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Trans Canada Train Tours highlights: Vancouver | VIA Rail Train | Jasper | Toronto | ** Travel through the impressive winter scenery across Canada by train from Vancouver to Toronto with a stop in Jasper. With attentive services aboard Via Rail, you can relax and enjoy this inspiring journey.

  • Travel on VIA Rail’s iconic train, The Canadian from Vancouver to Toronto
  • Stay in Vancouver, Jasper and Toronto
  • Vancouver Trolley Hop on/Hop off tour
  • Jasper wildlife tour
  • Jasper Maligne Canyon Icewalk tour
  • Niagara Falls Day Tour

    Early Booking Bonus
    Book by July 30, 2019, receive up to $600 per couple in added value which can be used for additional hotel nights, city sightseeing tours, activities or private transfers.
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Departure date

Day 1 Vancouver Arrive at the Vancouver International Airport and transfer independently to your downtown Vancouver hotel.

Day 2 Vancouver to Jasper (Rail) This afternoon, check in at Pacific Central Station and board VIA Rail’s ‘Canadian’ for the famous train journey to the majestic Canadian Rockies. Step back in time to the days of classic rail travel, riding in the original stainless steel ‘streamliner’ railcars made famous by the ‘Canadian’ in the 1950s. Each has been restored with air conditioning, a café car, lounge car, and access to the dome car. (dinner included today onboard VIA Rail)
Exclusive to Sleeper Plus Class:
Exclusive to Sleeper Plus Class: By day, sit back in comfortable seating and enjoy the exclusive comfort of your own accommodation. Come evening, attendants will transform your quarters into cozy bunks or a bedroom. Don’t forget to visit the Dome Car – the true essence of travelling by train is all in the panoramic views. Some Sleeper Plus Class amenities include towels, pillows, cozy down duvets and a shower kit.

Day 3 Arrive Jasper (Rail) Rise to the snowy peaks of the Canadian Rockies today as you arrive in Jasper and transfer to your hotel. The day is free to explore this unique alpine community. (breakfast included today onboard VIA Rail)

Day 4 Discover Jasper & Its Wildlife Tour Join a sightseeing excursion (included) to Jasper’s lesser known gems, and search for wildlife along the way. Moose, elk, sheep, goats and wolves are commonly sighted in Jasper National Park. Following the tour, the remainder of your day is free to enjoy the alpine town of Jasper.

Day 5 Jasper Maligne Canyon Icewalk Tour Enjoy a free day in Jasper. Many activities are available including walking trails, shopping, and dining, or you may choose to book a winter excursion through the concierge at your hotel. This evening experience the wonders of Maligne Canyon from the ground up! The canyon has withstood 10,000 years of erosion and has created a 50m gorge. Certified guides will lead groups of no more than 12 along the frozen canyon floor and its ice-clad limestone walls. Super soles and winter boots will keep you warm and secure as you explore this wonderland of rock and ice. Please note: The ice walk tour normally operates mid-December - end-March

Day 6 Jasper to Toronto (Rail) Spend the day relaxing in the mountain town of Jasper. This afternoon, board VIA Rail’s ‘Canadian’ for the famous train journey across the prairies to Toronto. (dinner included today onboard VIA Rail)
Exclusive to Sleeper Plus Class:
Exclusive to Sleeper Touring Class: By day, sit back in comfortable seating and enjoy the exclusive comfort of your own accommodation. Come evening, attendants will transform your quarters into cozy bunks or a bedroom. Guests have access to the Park Car, located at the tail end of the train and recognized by its distinct tapered shape. Some Sleeper Plus Class amenities include towels, pillows, cozy down duvets and a shower kit.

Day 7 On-board VIA Rail Watch the scenery change as you travel through the prairies and great plains of Canada. Overnight onboard the train. (breakfast, lunch & dinner included today onboard VIA Rail)

Day 8 On-board VIA Rail Today is spent crossing the scenic lake lands and forests of Ontario. Overnight onboard the train. (breakfast, lunch & dinner included today onboard VIA Rail)

Day 9 Arrive Toronto (Rail) Arrival in Toronto this afternoon. The rest of the day is yours to explore Canada’s largest and most diverse city. Suggested places to visit include the Eaton Centre, Chinatown, CN Tower, and Old and New City Halls with opportunity for pictures along the way. (continental breakfast & brunch included today onboard VIA Rail)

Day 10 Niagara Falls Day Tour Enjoy a full-day sightseeing tour through the scenic Niagara Peninsula to Niagara Falls. Highlights of the tour include a lunch buffet overlooking the falls, and the “Journey Behind the Falls” attraction. Continue on along River Road and the Niagara Gorge to the historic community of Niagara-on-the-Lake before returning to Toronto. (lunch is included today)

Day 11 Toronto A check-out from your hotel concludes this memorable rail adventure.

Package Includes:

  • 6 nights hotel accommodation
  • 4 night sleeping accommodation onboard VIA Rail
  • 4 breakfasts, 1 brunch, 2 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Vancouver Attractions Trolley Tour
  • FlyOver Canada Admission
  • Taxi transfer between Vancouver Hotel and VIA Rail Station
  • Taxi transfers in Jasper between VIA Rail Station & Hotel
  • Discover Jasper & Its Wildlife Tour
  • Maligne Canyon Ice Walk (Dec 15th - Mar 30th)
  • Niagara Falls Day Tour, including:
    • Journey Behind the Falls
    • Meal overlooking Niagara Falls
    • Winery tour and wine tasting
    • Free time in Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Travel Documentation

Hotel Information (Moderate Grade)

  • Vancouver - Rosedale on Robson (One Bedroom Deluxe)
  • VIA Rail (Upper/Lower Semi Private Sleeper Berth)
  • Jasper - Lobstick Lodge (Standard Room)
  • Toronto - Chelsea Hotel (Chelsea Room)

Hotel Information (Superior Grade)

  • VIA Rail (Private Bedroom)
  • Vancouver - Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre (Traditional Room)
  • Jasper - Sawridge Inn (Outside Room with Balcony)
  • Toronto - Hilton Toronto (Hilton Room)

Hotel Information (Deluxe Grade)

  • Vancouver - Fairmont Waterfront Hotel (Fairmont Room)
  • VIA Rail (Cabin)
  • Jasper - Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge (Fairmont Room)
  • Toronto - Fairmont Royal York Hotel (Fairmont Room)

Moderate Grade with Upper/Lower Semi Private Sleeper Berth on-board VIA Rail

Rosedale on Robson Suite Hotel

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Vancouver

VIA Rail (Semi Private Berth)

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Lobstick Lodge Winter

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Jasper

Chelsea Hotel

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Toronto

Superior Grade with Private Bedroom on-board VIA Rail

Sheraton Wall Centre Vancouver

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Vancouver

VIA Rail (Cabin)

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Sawridge Inn Winter

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Jasper

Hilton Toronto

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Toronto

Deluxe Grade with Private Bedroom on-board VIA Rail

Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

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Vancouver

VIA Rail (Cabin)

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Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Winter

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Jasper

Fairmont Royal York Hotel

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Toronto

Departure dates

(Tour Code: TR137) Departing from Vancouver: Thursdays Nov 28 Dec 5, 12, 19, 26 Jan 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Feb 6, 13, 20, 27 Mar 5, 12, 19

Pricing

All pricing is in United States of America USD$

TWIN SINGLE TRIPLE CHILD
Moderate Grade with Upper/Lower Semi Private Sleeper Berth on-board VIA Rail

28 Nov - 26 Dec, 2019 02 Jan - 19 Mar, 2020

$2,102
$2,187

$2,543
$2,651

$2,008
$2,086

$1,516
$1,578

Superior Grade with Private Bedroom on-board VIA Rail

28 Nov - 26 Dec, 2019 02 Jan - 19 Mar, 2020

$2,955
$3,008

$3,647
$3,661

$2,797
$2,842

$2,117
$2,210

Deluxe Grade with Private Bedroom on-board VIA Rail

28 Nov - 12 Dec, 2019 19 Dec, 2019 - 02 Jan, 2020 09 Jan - 19 Mar, 2020

$3,110
$3,387
$3,202

$3,927
$4,481
$4,019

$2,117
$2,117
$2,210

Prices are per person and include all taxes. Child age 10 - 6 yrs (minimum age 6 yrs)

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