Join Vision Travel and Rocky Mountaineer at one of 3 exclusive events across the GTA. Enjoy a stunning visual presentation from a Rocky Mountaineer representative as you learn about this unique Vision Travel group departure and many other Rocky Mountaineer journeys.
February 16, 2016 at 7:00pm
February 17, 2016 at 7:00pm
February 18, 2016 at 7:00pm
A customized escorted tour from Calgary to Vancouver on board the Legendary Rocky Mountaineer Book by Apr 30, 2016
Join us as we start this amazing journey that includes visits to Calgary, Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper. Then you will enjoy Goldleaf service onboard the Rocky Mountaineer as it travels by daylight from Jasper to Kamloops, overnight and continues to Vancouver so as not to miss a single beat of the breathtaking scenery along the way. Rocky Mountaineer Hosts provide engaging storytelling of the passing regions and never fail to pointout the glacier-capped mountains, tumbling waterfalls and fleeting wildlife.
SEPT 20 Calgary
Upon arrival into Calgary airport you will be transferred to the International Hotel & Suites centrally located in downtown Calgary, Alberta Visit to Calgary Tower included to do at your leisure and welcome reception
SEPT 21 Calgary-Banff
After breakfast, depart Calgary this morning towards Banff for a sightseeing tour including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Your tour ends on arrival in Banff early afternoon.
Overnight in Banff at the Banff Ptarmigan Inn.
SEPT 22 Banff-Lake Louise
After breakfast we depart on a half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders. Among the attractions are the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and a natural rock bridge spanning the Kicking Horse River. The tour ends in Lake Louise where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure to enjoy this magnificent location. Overnight at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
SEPT 23 Lake Louise-Jasper
After breakfast, we depart for Jasper enjoying a sightseeing tour of Banff and Jasper national parks via the Icefields Parkway. Among the highlights are Bow Lake, the Columbia Icefield and Athabasca Falls. The Columbia Icefield is one of the largest accumulations of ice south of the Arctic Circle and one of the most accessible icefields in North America. Here you will ride on an Ice Explorer to the middle of the Athabasca Glacier to learn more about its geological features. Time will be available for lunch (not included). Arrive in Jasper late this afternoon. Overnight at the Fairmont Jasper Lodge
SEPT 24 Jasper
After breakfast, you will enjoy a scenic tour of Jasper National Park including the many natural attractions, rugged peaks, and perhaps even catch a glimpse of some of the many creatures that call this mountain park home. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore more of Jasper independently. Overnight in Jasper at the Fairmont Jasper Lodge.
SEPT 25 Jasper - Kamloops
ALL ABOARD……..Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer in Gold Leaf Service* from Jasper in the Canadian Rockies to Kamloops, in the heart of the British Columbia Interior. Relax and enjoy unparalleled panoramic views from your bi-level GoldLeaf dome coach. As you journey west and south you will be surrounded by the dramatic scenery of the Continental Divide and by the river valleys of the Monashee and Cariboo Mountains. Today’s highlights include Mount Robson, Pyramid Falls, the climb over Yellowhead Pass, and the journey along the North Thompson River as you approach Kamloops. Overnight in Kamloops
SEPT 26 Kamloops to Vancouver
As you continue your journey, the Rocky Mountaineer continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of Vancouver. On today’s journey you will again see dramatic changes in scenery, from the desert-like environment of the Interior, through winding river canyons and pristine forests, to the Coast and Cascade Mountains and the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley. Highlights include the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River and the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon. Your rail journey ends on arrival in Vancouver this evening. Transfer to your overnight accommodation at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver.
SEPT 27 Vancouver
After a leisurely breakfast, enjoy a free day at leisure in beautiful Vancouver. Visit Gastown or North America's second largest Chinatown. Visit the world famous 1,000 acre Stanley Park and stop at the Totem Poles and Prospect Point, which offers a spectacular view of Lions Gate Bridge. Have lunch in Stanley Park along the way. Tour along English Bay Beach to Granville Island to enjoy its eclectic mixture of galleries, shops, restaurants, and the always-popular public market.
Join us for our Farewell Dinner at the ever so popular Black & Blue Restaurant to reminisce on this journey through the Canadian Rockies filled with wonderful memories and experiences. Breakfast & Dinner
SEPT 28 Vancouver
After breakfast, there will be a group transfer to the Vancouver airport.
- Welcome Reception in Calgary
- Calgary Tower at your Leisure
- Calgary to Banff Sightseeing Tour including Banff Gondola
- Yoho National Park Tour
- Icefields Parkway Tour including Ice Explorer
- Jasper Highlights Tour
- 2 Day onboard Rocky Mountaineer with GoldLeaf Service journey which includes
* A refreshing welcome aboard toast
* Hot gourmet breakfasts and lunches from an à la carte menu
* Morning scones and afternoon wine and cheese service
* Meal service in the private lower-level dining room of your dome coach
* Custom-designed bi-level dome coach with an upstairs seating area
* An exclusive outdoor vestibule to soak up that fresh mountain air
* Complimentary beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and gourmet snacks served throughout your journey
* Complimentary baggage delivery to your hotel
* Transfers in Kamloops
- 8 night’s accommodation – 1 night Calgary, 1 night Banff, 1 night Lake Louise, 2 nights Jasper, 1 night Kamloops, 2 nights Vancouver
- 8 breakfasts, 2 lunches , 1 dinner
- Airport Transfers in Calgary & Vancouver
- Station & Hotel Transfers
- Prepaid Gratuities
- Vancouver Lookout at your Leisure
- Farewell Dinner at Black & Blue Restaurant in Vancouver
- Vision Travel Escort
Terms & ConditionsPlease contact Vision Travel for full terms and conditions including cancellation schedule and deposit information.