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Canadian Rockies Train Combo Circle Tour | VIA Rail | Rocky Mountaineer

6 Days / 5 Nights
Vancouver to Vancouver
From USD$3,455 per person
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Departure dates

Departs from Vancouver: Mondays & Tuesdays (Tour Code: TR40) May 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 31 Jun 7, 14, 21, 28 Jul 5, 12, 19, 26 Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 24, 30, 31 Sep 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 Oct 4

Pricing

All pricing is in United States of America USD$

TWIN SINGLE TRIPLE CHILD
Moderate Grade with Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service & Semi-Private Berth on-board VIA Rail

03 May - 18 May, 2021 24 May - 27 Sep, 2021 04 Oct, 2021 Rocky Mountaineer | Upgrade to GoldLeaf | Vancouver to Jasper Apr & Oct May - Jul Aug - Sep VIA Rail | Upgrade to Private Cabin |Jasper to Vancouver Apr - May Jun - Oct

$3,455
$3,863
$3,438
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$491
$590
$615
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$320
$427

$3,844
$4,405
$3,920
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$491
$590
$615
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$320
$427

$3,347
$3,704
$3,306
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$491
$590
$615
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$320
$427

$2,848
$3,103
$2,740
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$491
$590
$615
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$320
$427

Superior Grade with Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service & Private Cabin on-board VIA Rail

03 May - 18 May, 2021 24 May - 27 Sep, 2021 04 Oct, 2021 Rocky Mountaineer | Upgrade to GoldLeaf | Vancouver to Jasper Apr & Oct May - Jul Aug - Sep VIA Rail | Upgrade to Prestige Double Bedroom | Jasper to Vancouver (Only available: Vancouver Monday Departures) Apr - May Jun - Oct

$3,855
$4,519
$4,100
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$491
$590
$615
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-
$919
$753

$4,276
$5,227
$4,752
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$491
$590
$615
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-
$2,691
$2,643

$3,736
$4,306
$3,912
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$491
$590
$615
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$3,217
$3,596
$3,232
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$491
$590
$615
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Deluxe Grade with Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service & Private Cabin on-board VIA Rail

03 May - 18 May, 2021 24 May - 27 Sep, 2021 04 Oct, 2021 VIA Rail | Upgrade to Prestige Double Bedroom | Jasper to Vancouver (Only available: Vancouver Monday Departures) Apr - May Jun - Oct

$5,197
$6,036
$5,512
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$919
$753

$6,175
$7,445
$6,911
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$2,691
$2,643

$4,912
$5,607
$5,093
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-
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$3,942
$4,352
$3,838
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Deluxe Plus Grade with Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service & Private Cabin on-board VIA Rail

03 May - 18 May, 2021 24 May - 27 Sep, 2021 04 Oct, 2021 VIA Rail | Upgrade to Prestige Double Bedroom | Jasper to Vancouver (Only available: Vancouver Monday Departures) Apr - May Jun - Oct

$5,468
$6,307
$5,783
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$919
$753

$6,717
$7,986
$7,452
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$2,691
$2,643

$5,092
$5,788
$5,274
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-
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$3,942
$4,352
$3,838
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-
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This popular Canadian Rockies train tour combines Rocky Mountaineer with VIA Rail for the ultimate adventure.

 

Traveling from Vancouver to Kamloops and Banff, discover wildlife, paddle a Voyageur canoe, see Lake Louise or trail ride to an authentic cowboy cookout, then continue to Jasper and end back in Vancouver.

 

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Vancouver to Kamloops | Rocky Mountaineer
Day 2
Kamloops to Banff | Rocky Mountaineer
Day 3
Banff | Freedom of Choice - Choose 1 of 3 Excursions
 
Option 1. Discover Banff & Its Wildlife Tour + Banff Gondola
 
Option 2. Discover the Grizzly Bears, Lakes & Waterfalls
 
Option 3. Cowboy Horseback Cookout BBQ Lunch or Dinner
Day 4
Banff to Jasper | Sightseeing with picnic lunch
 
Ice Explorer Ride onto the Athabasca Glacier + Glacier Skywalk
Day 5
Jasper to Vancouver | VIA Rail
Day 6
Arrive Vancouver | VIA Rail
 

Day 1 Vancouver to Kamloops | Rocky Mountaineer
All aboard Rocky Mountaineer for the scenic rail journey to Kamloops in the interior of British Columbia. Pass through the rich fields of the Fraser River Valley and the towering peaks of the Coastal Mountains before entering the Fraser Canyon. Follow the Thompson River through spectacular landscapes to historic Kamloops. (breakfast & lunch is included today)

Day 2 Kamloops to Banff | Rocky Mountaineer
Departing Kamloops, follow the South Thompson River to Shuswap Lake with its thousand miles of shoreline. Pass Craigellachie where the ‘last spike’ was driven, completing the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1885. Enter Rogers Pass with its tunnels, snow-sheds and glistening Glaciers. The Kicking Horse River leads you to Kicking Horse Pass, the Spiral Tunnels, then over the Continental Divide to Banff and Banff National Park. (breakfast & lunch is included today)

Day 3 Banff | Freedom of Choice - Choose 1 of 3 Excursions
Today you can personalize your day by choosing one of these excursions
Option 1. Discover Banff & Its Wildlife Tour + Banff Gondola
Explore the natural wonders near the town of Banff on this half-day, small-group tour. Admire the unparalleled beauty of natural sights including Bow Falls, the surreal Hoodoos rock formation, and beautiful Lake Minnewanka, among others. Then Maximize your views of Banff National Park with minimal exertion during this round-trip gondola ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain.
Option 2. Discover the Grizzly Bears, Lakes & Waterfalls
Pursue the elusive Canadian Grizzly Bear on this 10 hour excursion through Banff and Yoho National Parks, perfect for animal- and nature-lovers alike. Head out for a gondola ride up to 7,700 feet for a mountain-top lunch at Canada’s highest restaurant, and then take a chairlift ride up to the world’s largest enclosed and protected grizzly bear habitat to see Boo the resident bear rescued as a cub.
Option 3. Cowboy Horseback Cookout BBQ Lunch or Dinner
Saddle up for a ride along the Bow River in Banff and a Western style cookout. Choose from riding on horseback or in a covered wagon through the beautiful Rocky Mountain terrain

Day 4 Banff to Jasper | Sightseeing with picnic lunch
Your sightseeing tour today will encompass the ultimate glacier exploration as you travel along the spectacular Icefields Parkway. From walking on ancient ice with the Ice Explorer ride (included), to standing on a glass platform almost one thousand feet in the air at the Glacier Skywalk (included), today’s experiences will leave you with a special appreciation for this treasured region of the Rockies (picnic lunch included today)

Day 5 Jasper to Vancouver | VIA Rail
This morning, board VIA Rail’s ‘Canadian’ train for the journey from Jasper to Vancouver. Using the original steel railcars from the 1950s, sit back and relax in the dome car to enjoy a dramatic change in scenery as you travel the ‘Yellowhead’ route past the sprawling grandeur of Mount Robson. Watch the landscape transition from mountains to desert as you follow the Thompson River into central British Columbia. Brunch and dinner is included onboard VIA Rail, and your private quarters will once again be transformed into a bedroom for the overnight journey.

Day 6 Arrive Vancouver | VIA Rail
Waking to the coastal city of Vancouver today, your tour ends upon arrival. (continental breakfast included today onboard VIA Rail)

Package Includes:

  • Rocky Mountaineer Train between Vancouver and Banff with Kamloops accommodation.
  • 2 nights accommodation in Banff
  • 1 night accommodation in Jasper
  • Sleeping berth onboard VIA Rail Sleeper Touring service for 1 night
  • Transfers between rail depot and hotel in Kamloops, Banff, Jasper
  • Banff | Freedom of Choice - Choose 1 of 3 Excursions
    • Discover Banff & Its Wildlife Tour + Banff Gondola
    • Discover Grizzly Bears, Lakes & Waterfalls
    • Cowboy Horseback Cookout BBQ Lunch or Dinner
  • Full day tour between Jasper and Banff with picnic lunch included
  • Ice Explorer ride onto Athabasca Glacier
  • Glacier Skywalk
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • National Park fees

Hotel & Rail Information | Moderate Grade

  • Rocky Mountaineer Train | SilverLeaf Service
  • Banff - Elk+Avenue Hotel | Standard Room
  • Jasper - Moderate Hotel | Standard Room
  • VIA Rail | Semi Private Sleeper Berth

Hotel & Rail Information | Superior Grade

  • Rocky Mountaineer Train | SilverLeaf Service
  • Banff - Banff Caribou Lodge | Superior Room
  • Jasper - Sawridge Inn | Outside Room with Balcony
  • VIA Rail | Cabin

Hotel & Rail Information | Deluxe Grade

  • Rocky Mountaineer Train | GoldLeaf Service
  • Banff - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel | Deluxe Room
  • Jasper - Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge | Deluxe Room
  • VIA Rail | Cabin

Hotel & Rail Information | Deluxe Plus Grade

  • Rocky Mountaineer Train | GoldLeaf Service
  • Banff - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel | Junior Mountain View Suite
  • Jasper - Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge | Lakefront Suite
  • VIA Rail | Cabin

Moderate Grade with Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service & Semi-Private Berth on-board VIA Rail

Elk Avenue Hotel

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Banff

Lobstick Lodge

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Jasper

VIA Rail (Semi Private Berth)

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Superior Grade with Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service & Private Cabin on-board VIA Rail

Banff Caribou Lodge

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Banff

Sawridge Inn

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Jasper

VIA Rail (Cabin)

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Deluxe Grade with Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service & Private Cabin on-board VIA Rail

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

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Banff

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

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Jasper

VIA Rail (Cabin)

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Deluxe Plus Grade with Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service & Private Cabin on-board VIA Rail

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

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Banff

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

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Jasper

VIA Rail (Cabin)

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