June 25 - 28, 2020
Tour Status - Available
Travel through Canada’s stunning Rocky Mountains and pass by monumental landmarks from the early days of the railway. Relax and enjoy the Rocky Mountaineer experience. Survey the Canadian landscape for two days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer, with one night of accommodation in each Vancouver, Kamloops and Banff.
3 nights hotel accommodation
Station and hotel transfers
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DAY 01 - Thu 25 June - VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA*
Upon arrival into Vancouver, make your own way to your city centre hotel. There will be time to explore this scenic city on your own. Overnight in Vancouver.
*Airfare into Vancouver, British Columbia, is at an additional cost.
DAY 02 - Fri 26 June - KAMLOOPS, BRITISH COLUMBIA (B/L)
Board the Rocky Mountaineer train at the Vancouver Station at 7:30am PT. Travel from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. On today’s journey you will see dramatic changes in scenery, from the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley, through forests and winding river canyons surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade Mountains, to the desert-like environment of the BC Interior. Highlights include the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River. Breakfast & lunch included onboard. Your day concludes as the Rocky Mountaineer travels along the shores of Kamloops Lake into Kamloops between 6:00pm and 7:30pm PT. Spend the evening exploring the city of Kamloops or relaxing in your hotel room. All hotels in Kamloops are of moderate standard: your hotel will be assigned post-booking. Overnight in Kamloops.
DAY 03 - Sat 27 June - BANFF, ALBERTA (B/L)
Board the Rocky Mountaineer train at the Kamloops Station at 6:25am PT, your journey continues eastwards to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will see a spectacular array of scenery as you travel across ranchlands, along rocky lakeshores, over high mountain passes and through the remarkable tunnels that form part of the rich rail history of the Canadian Rockies. Today’s highlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, the climb over Rogers Pass, Kicking Horse Canyon, the Spiral Tunnels and, of course, the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Breakfast & lunch included onboard. Your rail journey ends this evening upon arrival in Banff, between 8:00pm and 9:30pm MT.
DAY 04 - Sun 28 June - BANFF - CALGARY - END OF TOUR*
Early morning transfer from Banff to the Calgary International Airport where your tour comes to an end.
*Airfare from Calgary, Alberta, is at an additional cost.