Combine the romance of train travel with the delights of cruising. Gaze through large picture windows and be captivated by the glorious landscapes of Alberta and British Columbia. Venture through the Inside Passage with remarkable views of snow-capped mountains, jagged fjords and massive ice floes.

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Two spectacular rail journeys offering showcasing Canada’s dazzling scenery.

Visit Victoria and the award winning Butchart Gardens.

Cruise the inside passage.

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Day by day Itinerary

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Day 1


Make your own way to your hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore this coastal gem.

Day 2


Spectacularly located, Vancouver offers a world of entertainment, culture and adventure. Spend another day discovering all that this city has to offer.

Day 3

Vancouver - Kamloops

Embark on an unforgettable journey on board the Rocky Mountaineer through the majestic landscape of western Canada. (B)(L)

Day 4

Kamloops - Banff

Relish the spectacle of snow-capped peaks, vividly coloured lakes, glistening glaciers and alpine meadows as the train traverses Glacier, Yoho and Banff National Parks. (B)(L)

Day 5


Spend the day at lesiure in picturesque Banff. Canada’s oldest national park offers a world of activities and recreation in a mountain setting resplendent with awe-inspiring beauty.

Day 6

Banff - Jasper

Travel north along the famous Icefields Parkway into the untamed wilderness of Jasper National Park.

Day 7


Venture into Jasper National Park and hike past serene lakes and through gentle meadows beneath jagged mountain peaks, or ride the Jasper Tramway for commanding views of the surrounding mountain vistas.

Day 8

Prince George

Start your memorable rail journey across British Columbia’s northern region to the Pacific Ocean. Pass the cloud veiled peak of Mount Robson and watch the horizons widen as the train descends from the Rockies onto the rugged interior plateau.

Day 9

Prince George - Prince Rupert

The train follows the turbulent currents of the Skeena River through spectacular canyons and valleys.

Day 10

Prince Rupert - Port Hardy*

Take a scenic flight down Vancouver Island to truly appreciate the untamed landscape of the island, the forests stretching deep into the interior with only a sparse evidence of civilisation.

Note *During shoulder season, the ferry will be an overnight journey, replacing the night in Port Hardy. Upgrades are available to Superior or Deluxe hotels, GoldLeaf on board Rocky Mountaineer, and on selected departures, Touring Class on VIA Rail.

Day 11

Vancouver Excursion

Cruise through the scenic Gulf Islands to visit Butchart Gardens and Victoria on beautiful Vancouver Island.

Day 12


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