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Rocky Mountaineer, the classic rail journey through the Rockies

A two day, all-daylight classic rail journey through the diverse landscapes of the Canadian West and spectacular scenery of the Canadian Rockies. This itinerary is featured in many of our unique multi-centre  holidays and in-season the Rocky Mountaineer can be added at additional cost to almost any itinerary featured on our website.

 
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Day 1
Vancouver - Kamloops

Travel o­nboard the Rocky Mountaineer from Vancouver to Kamloops in the interior of British Columbia. En route you will pass through the fertile Fraser Valley and the scenic Fraser Canyon. o­ne of the canyon's true highlights is Hell's Gate, where you will watch water torrent past the canyon's walls at its narrowest point. Upon leaving the Fraser Canyon, the train will follow the Thompson River to the city of Kamloops where you will be transferred to your hotel. Breakfast & Lunch Included
Overnight(1): Kamloops*


Day 2
Kamloops - Banff or Calgary

After your transfer to the station, continue your journey eastwards to the Canadian Rockies. First, you will travel through vast ranchlands to Shuswap Lake. Next, pass Craigellachie, where the "last spike" was driven completing the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1885. Beyond Craigellachie is Rogers Pass with its tunnels, glistening glaciers, and snow capped-mountains. Before crossing over the Continental Divide into Banff National Park, the train will travel through the unique Spiral Tunnels in Yoho National Park, a remarkable engineering achievement. End your tour in Banff this evening or continue to the Stampede City of Calgary. Hors d'oeuvres will be served o­nboard if you continue your journey to Calgary. Breakfast & Lunch Included

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Day 2
Kamloops to Jasper

Back o­nboard the Rocky Mountaineer you will follow the Thompson River through rolling plateaus into the snowy peaks of the Monashee and Cariboo Mountains. Pass by Mt. Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies at 12,972 ft, before entering Jasper National Park. Arrive in Jasper late afternoon. Breakfast & Lunch Included

 

Included

  • 2 day train journey in Silverleaf or Goldleaf assigned seating
  • Breakfast and lunch on both days
  • Return transfers between railway station and hotel in Kamloops
  • One night's moderate hotel accommodation in Kamloops
  • (See full descriptions above)

Not Included

  • Meals unless stated
  • Transfers, other than specified


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