Journey Through The Clouds Grand Adventure
Be whisked away on an adventure through the Rocky Mountains, with visits to Jasper, Lake Louise, and Banff. As well as enjoying a tour of Jasper National Park, the Columbia Icefields and the Banff gondola, you’ll have plenty of time to sit back, relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery all around you. A two-day journey on the famous Rocky Mountaineer train will allow you to experience this beautiful area of the world in true luxury. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit two of Western Canada’s most lively cities, Vancouver and Calgary.
Travelling aboard the legendary Rocky Mountaineer is an experience like no other. Wending its way through the heart of the Canadian Rockies, this luxurious train will take you past glittering glacier-fed lakes, luscious green forests and snow-dusted mountain peaks; all you need to do is sit back and relax whilst enjoying the award-winning onboard service. You’ll soon discover that every detail of this iconic train journey is meticulously planned, from the 5-star welcome to the gourmet meals and locally sourced wines served in the onboard dining room. You certainly won’t forget your Rocky Mountaineer experience in a hurry.
Day 1: Vancouver
Arrive in Vancouver and spend time exploring this scenic city on your own.
Day 2: Rocky Mountaineer Vancouver to Kamloops
Board the Rocky Mountaineer train at the Vancouver Station, travel from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops. Spend the evening exploring the city of Kamloops or relaxing in your hotel room.
Day 3: Rocky Mountaineer Kamloops to Jasper
Board the Rocky Mountaineer train at the Kamloops Station, today your journey continues north and east to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Your rail journey ends this evening on arrival in the resort town of Jasper.
Day 4: Jasper
Enjoy the day with free time to relax or book your own activities at your leisure. The resort town of Jasper and the surrounding national park offer various activities from relaxation to adventure.
Day 5: Jasper to Lake Louise
Travel to Lake Louise via one of the most scenic highways in the world, the Icefields Parkway. Here you will ride on an Ice Explorer to the middle of the Athabasca Glacier. Afterwards, a brief stop will be made at Bow Lake before arriving in Lake Louise.
Day 6: Lake Louise
Enjoy a free day in Lake Louise. Local activities include canoeing, hiking in the mountains or simply relaxing and taking in the magnificent views.
Day 7: Lake Louise to Banff
This morning you are free to explore beautiful Lake Louise on your own. After lunch, a half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park at the end of the tour you will be transferred to Banff.
Day 8: Banff
Enjoy the day with free time to relax or book your own activities at your leisure. Banff has activities for all, from taking the gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain, relaxing in the Banff hot springs, exploring the bustling town, to outdoor wildlife adventures.
Day 9: Banff to Calgary
Today you will enjoy a full-day tour concluding in Calgary. Begin the morning with a sightseeing tour of Banff.
Day 10: Calgary
Your tour ends upon checkout from your Calgary hotel. Head to Calgary Airport for your return flight home.
- International flights from the UK based on economy class
- 9 nights’ accommodation
- 2 days aboard Rocky Mountaineer – GoldLeaf Service
- 2 breakfasts & 2 lunches on board
- Icefields Parkway Tour, including Ice Explorer and Glacier Skywalk
- Banff to Calgary Sightseeing Tour, including Banff Gondola
- Rail station transfers in Vancouver, Kamloops and Jasper
- Luggage handling and National Park Pass
- Duration: 9 nights/10 days
- Departure Point: London Heathrow
- Airline: Air Canada
- Hotel Rating: 4-5*
Price based on departures 17th April 2023 (please note prices & availability are subject to change).
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