Rockies Rail Adventure

Calgary • Banff • Jasper • Vancouver • Whistler • Victoria

This rail programme shows you the best of Western Canada.

Discover the hidden gems of the protected parks.

Board VIA Rail and make your way through the interior of British Columbia to the seaside metropolis of Vancouver.

Ascend the Sea-to-Sky Highway to the world famous resort of Whistler, take an incredible sightseeing flight by floatplane to Victoria, home of the expansive Butchart Gardens.

There is no need to settle for less when you can see so much of what the Canadian Rockies has to offer on this comprehensive western vacation.

From £2319pp

What's Included

  • Return flights from Dublin to Canada
  • 8 NIGHTS hotel accommodation
  • 1 NIGHT on board VIA Rail
  • Sightseeing tour of Banff and Banff to Jasper
  • Sightseeing tour of Victoria & Vancouver
  • Sightseeing floatplane transfer from Whistler to Victoria
  • 2018 Departure Dates: Monday, Wednesday & Friday departures May 3 to September 15
  • Quote Ref: 1526870

Staff Tips

VIA Rail is he public passenger rail network in Canada and with over 12,500KM of track it is the perfect way to explore Canada at a more relaxed pace.

Karen Whyte

Reservations Supervisor

Your Adventure...

Arrive in Calgary
Calgary to Banff
Banff
Banff to Jasper
Jasper to Vancouver aboard VIA Rail’s The Canadian
Vancouver
Vancouver
Vancouver to Whistler
Whistler
Whistler to Victoria
Victoria to Vancouver
  • Day 1 Arrive in Calgary

    Arrive at Calgary’s International airport and transfer independently to your centrally-located hotel.
    Overnight in Calgary at the Sandman Hotel Downtown

  • Day 2 Calgary to Banff

    This morning is your transfer to Banff bringing you through the ranching country west of Calgary.
    Overnight in Banff at the Elk and Avenue Hotel

  • Day 3 Banff

    This morning, discover the town of Banff and its natural surroundings on a comprehensive sightseeing tour.
    Overnight in Banff at the Elk and Avenue Hotel

  • Day 4 Banff to Jasper

    Travel north along the famous Icefields Parkway into the untamed wilderness of Jasper National Park.
    Overnight in Jasper at the Lobstick Lodge.

  • Day 5 Jasper to Vancouver aboard VIA Rail’s The Canadian

    Today you board VIA Rail’s The Canadian heading west to Vancouver.
    Overnight aboard VIA Rail’s The Canadian in sleeper class accommodation. Dinner included.

  • Day 6 Vancouver

    After you arrive in Vancouver this morning, transfer independently to your hotel and enjoy a sightseeing tour
    Overnight in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel or similar

  • Day 7 Vancouver

    Today is at leisure in Vancouver to explore this west coast city.
    Overnight in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel or similar.

  • Day 8 Vancouver to Whistler

    Today you depart on a mini-coach tour along the Sea-to-Sky highway to Whistler.
    Overnight in Whistler at the Whistler Peak Lodge

  • Day 9 Whistler

    The day is free to explore the sights, sounds and attractions of this former host of the Winter Olympics.
    Overnight in Whistler at the Whistler Peak Lodge.

  • Day 10 Whistler to Victoria

    Take to the skies for a breathtaking one hour flight with Harbour Air to downtown Victoria.
    Overnight in Victoria at The Sandman Hotel.

  • Day 11 Victoria to Vancouver

    Today you take a coach tour to Butchart Gardens before heading by ferry to Vancouver for your return flight.

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