- Rockies by Rail Tour - 7 Days from Calgary
Departs From Calgary Thursdays and Sundays
May 1 - September 25, 2016 | From $2,699 plus $179 Tax
The ultimate in rail travel the Rocky Mountaineer is the cornerstone of this vacation. Features of this vacation are three nights in Banff allowing exploration of Banff and Jasper National Parks and two nights in Vancouver, one of Pacific Rim's great cities.
Day 1 -
Arrive Calgary and transfer to Banff for the evening.
Day 2 -
Today is free to explore Banff on your own. Maybe you will ride the Gondola or visit the original Banff Hot Springs.
Day 3 -
Icefield Parkway Tour
This full day sightseeing tour travels through a landscape carved by glaciers and opened by pioneers. The tour begins with a stop at world famous Lake Louise. It then continues along the Icefields Parkway which is rated as one of the most scenic highways in the world. Marvel at glaciers remaining from the last ice age while you hear stories of early explorers who opened the valleys. Enjoy an alpine picnic before visiting the Athabasca Glacier and Columbia Icefields Centre. Join an Explorer and travel onto the glacier or explore the interpretive centre and surroundings. A picnic lunch is included. (L)
Day 4 -
Board the train and begin a two day journey to the coast tracing the steps of the first rail line in Canada. Today the highlights will be traveling the Spiral Tunnels, visiting Craigellachie where the golden spike was drvien linking Canada from coast to coast. Your car attendant will keep you informed along the way of all the sights. Breakfast and lunch will be served at your seat. (B,L)
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Day 5 -
Continue on the Rocky Mountaineer through the Fraser Canyon and enjoy the spectacular scenery. Arrive in Vancouver in time for dinner. (B, L)
Day 6 -
Enjoy a full day tour (6-hour) of Vancouver. This tour features the North Shore, Stanley Park, Vanier Park and the University. The rest of the day is free.
Day 7 -
Enjoy the full day in Vancouver. Late this afternoon
Depart Vancouver today. Your tour ends with checkout today. If you are sailing from Seattle ask us about transfer options to get to your cruise ship.
|Departure Dates (2016) ||Double||3rd and 4th||Single|
Calgary Departure May 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29,
June 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
July 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
August 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28,
September 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25
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