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  TOUR IN BRIEF
 
  Highlights: Fraser Valley, Jasper, Banff, Lake Louise
Tour Departs Vancouver: Tue & Fri at 7:30 pm
Tour Ends Vancouver: Sat & Tues at 7:30 pm
Tour Itinerary: Vancouver through the Fraser Valley to Jasper by VIA Rail train; Jasper to Banff, Lake Louise, and Vancouver by motorcoach
Hotel Accommodation: Book yout tour based on
standard or premium accommodation
  Clientele: All ages, but mostly between 30-65 yrs
Fully Guided: Onboard tour director at all times to serve you
The hiking components through Maligne Canyon, and Johnston Canyon are designed to be leisurely & enjoyable for all ages
When to Book the Tour: As early as possible - take advantage of the early booking bonus (deposit required)
Cancellation & interruption: Please click this link

             
 

VIA Rail

Rocky Mountain Adventure

   
  5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS RAIL & COACH TOUR FROM VANCOUVER  
  VancouverFraser ValleyJasper BanffLake LouiseVancouver  
     
 


2016 TOUR INCLUDES  
 
   
  • 2-day VIA Rail train tour
  • 1 night VIA Rail SLEEPER PLUS Cabin accommodation
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation
  • 3-day fully narrated motorcoach tour
  • 4 breakfasts & 1 lunch
  • National Parks Pass
  • Guided lakeshore excursion at Chateau Lake Louise
  • Rocky Mountain coach & rail information package
  • Services of a tour director
  • Complimentary book of the Canadian Rockies
 
       
  2016 TOUR SCHEDULE  
 
May 3, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31 Aug 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
Jun 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28 Sep 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
Jul 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29    
  • Tour Departs Vancouver: Tuesday & Friday at 7:30 pm
  • Tour Ends Vancouver: Saturday & Tueday at 7:30 pm
 
             
  2016 TOUR RATES  
 
Please note: Your tour includes 3 nights of hotel accommodation. The cost of the tour depends on the type of hotel
(standard or premium) and the number of persons per room. Rates are per person in Canadian dollars.
 
   
 
STANDARD HOTELS
  Double Single Triple Quad
May 3 - May 31 $1,789 $2,249 $1,739 $1,669
Jun 3 - Sep 30 $2,139 $2,599 $2,089 $2,019
 
DELUXE HOTELS
  Double Single Triple Quad
May 3 - May 31 $2,529 $3,729 $2,389 $2,179
Jun 3 - Sep 30 $2,879 $4,079 $2,739 $2,529
 
 
  • Prices are per person in Canadian dollars
  • Rates do not include tax
 
             
  TOUR ITINERARY  
 
Day 1 (Vancouver through the Fraser Valley - by VIA Rail)

Board VIA Rail for your overnight train journey through the Fraser Valley to Jasper. Enjoy a true train experience with first class amenities as you spend the night onboard the train in your private Sleeper Plus cabin while you begin to journey through the Fraser Valley.

Day 2 (Fraser Valley to Jasper - VIA Rail)
Enjoy spectacular views of the Fraser Valley and Rocky Mountains from the windows in your private Sleeper Cabin, or check out the Park or Skyline car’s lounges and domes onboard VIA Rail. You will be surrounded by dramatic scenery as you follow the banks of the North Thompson River through the Monashee and Cariboo Mountains, climbing ever nearer to the high peaks of the Continental Divide. Today’s highlights include Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies at 3,954 metres (12,972 feet), Pyramid Falls, as well as the climb over Yellowhead Pass into Jasper National Park. Your rail journey ends upon arrival in the resort town of Jasper this evening. Overnight in Jasper.

Day 3 (Jasper to Banff - by Coach)
Start the morning with a refreshing hike in Maligne Canyon, one of the world’s largest and deepest limestone gorges criss-crossed by 6 narrow bridges. Then head south on the Icefields Parkway to experience the thundering waters of Athabasca Falls, picturesque Peyto Lake, and majestic Castle Mountain. At the Columbia Icefield, ride the “Ice Explorer” on Athabasca Glacier or visit the Glacier Skywalk! Overnight in Banff.

Day 4 (Banff National Park - by Coach)
Enjoy scenic views, including the spectacular Lower Falls, as you walk through Johnston Canyon. At Lake Louise, stroll the shores of the glacier-fed lake and enjoy the atmosphere of the world-famous Chateau Lake Louise. Afternoon highlights include Moraine Lake, the Banff Springs Hotel, the Upper Hot Springs, and views from the top of Sulphur Mountain. Overnight in Lake Louise.

Day 5 (Lake Louise to Vancouver - by Coach)
Today you will head west crossing the Continental Divide and Rogers Pass, the highest pass in the Rockies. Learn about the Spiral Tunnels, a railroad engineering marvel. Relax and enjoy the passing scenery of Glacier National Park on your way back to Vancouver.

 
 

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