Canadian Rockies Highlights

Canadian Rockies Highlights

7 Days/6 Nights Vancouver to Calgary or vice versa

Price fromCAD$3,038

• Vancouver • Kamloops • Rocky Mountaineer Railtour • Banff • Yoho National Park • Lake Louise • Helicopter Tour • Calgary

Go West! To many, Banff and Lake Louise represent the holy grail of Canadian tourism. Embark on a journey of luxury and romance to Canada's most-talked-about destinations.

Day 1: Arrive Vancouver Arrive in Vancouver and spend time exploring this scenic city on your own.

Overnight Vancouver SilverLeaf: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Pan Pacific Vancouver - Deluxe Harbour Room

Day 2: Vancouver Sightseeing Enjoy a six-hour sightseeing tour of Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. Travel across the Lions Gate Bridge and into the Coast Mountains. Experience the Capilano Suspension Bridge and Treetops Adventure, discovering the coastal temperate rainforest and British Columbia's First Nations heritage. Next, visit Grouse Mountain (gondola admission included), the Peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views of the city, ocean, and surrounding mountains.

Overnight Vancouver SilverLeaf: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Pan Pacific Vancouver - Deluxe Harbour Room

Day 3: Vancouver > Kamloops(Train) Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia's interior. On today's journey you will see dramatic changes in scenery, from the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley, through forests and winding river canyons surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade Mountains, to the desert-like environment of the BC Interior. Highlights include the rushing waters of Hell's Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River. Your day concludes as the Rocky Mountaineer travels along the shores of Kamloops Lake into Kamloops.

Breakfast and lunch will be served onboard the train

Depart Vancouver: 7:30 am Arrive Kamloops: 5:40 pm

Overnight Kamloops

Day 4: Kamloops > Banff(Train) Your journey continues eastwards to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will see a spectacular array of scenery as you travel across ranchlands, along rocky lakeshores, over high mountain passes and through the remarkable tunnels that form part of the rich rail history of the Canadian Rockies. Today's highlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, the climb over Rogers Pass, Kicking Horse Canyon, the Spiral Tunnels and, of course, the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Your rail journey ends this evening in the resort town of Banff.

Breakfast and lunch will be served onboard the train

Depart Kamloops 6:25 am Arrive Banff 7:20 pm

Overnight Banff SilverLeaf: Banff International Hotel- Standard Room GoldLeaf: Rimrock Resort Hotel - Premium Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Rimrock Resort Hotel - Grandview Room

Day 5: Banff > Lake Louise(Coach) 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 Lake Louise SilverLeaf: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Fairmont Lakeview Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Deluxe Lakeview Room

Please note: While arrival at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise will be approximately 1:00 p.m., scheduled check-in time is not until 4:00 p.m. In the event that your room is not ready, your luggage will be stored and you are free to enjoy the amenities of the hotel.

Day 6: Lake Louise > Calgary including Summit Helicopter Tour(Coach) Today you will enjoy a full-day tour concluding in Calgary. Begin the morning with a sightseeing tour of Banff. Among the points of interest are Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Continue on to Kananaskis for the highlight of today's adventure, a 12-minute Summit Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Your tour ends on arrival in Calgary late this afternoon.

Overnight Calgary SilverLeaf: Hotel Arts - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Junior Suite

Day 7: Calgary Your vacation ends upon checkout from your Calgary hotel.

Reverse Itinerary

Day 1: Calgary Arrival Arrive in Calgary and spend the rest of the day sightseeing in "The Heart of the New West" independently.

Overnight Calgary SilverLeaf: Hotel Arts - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Junior Suite

Day 2: Calgary > Lake Louise with Summit Helicopter(Coach) Depart Calgary this morning for a full day tour concluding in Lake Louise. Journey to Kannaskis where you will enjoy the highlight of today, a 12 minute Summit Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Continue on to Banff for a sightseeing tour including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Your tour end on arrival in world famous Lake Louise late this afternoon.

Overnight Lake Louise SilverLeaf: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Fairmont Lakeview Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Deluxe Lakeview Room

Day 3: Lake Louise > Banff(Coach) This morning you are free to explore beautiful Lake Louise on your own. After lunch (not included) your 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 that spans the Kicking Horse River. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Banff.

Overnight Banff SilverLeaf: Banff International Hotel - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Rimrock Resort Hotel - Premium Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Rimrock Resort Hotel - Grandview Room

Please note: While departure from The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise will be approximately 2:00 pm; scheduled checkout time is normally 12:00 pm. Your luggage will be stored upon checkout and you are free to enjoy the amenities of the hotel before your tour departs.

Day 4: Banff > Kamloops(Train) Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain town of Banff to Kamloops in the heart of British Columbia Interior. Your journey takes you through a spectacular array of scenery as you travel between the glacier and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies, over mountain passes and through remarkable tunnels, along rocky lakeshores and across the ranchlands of the Interior. Today's highlights include the Continental Divide, the Spiral Tunnels, Kicking Horse Canyon, Rogers Pass and Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven.

Breakfast and lunch will be served onboard the train

Depart Banff: 7:40 am Arrive Kamloops: 6:15 pm

Overnight Kamloops

Day 5: Kamloops > Vancouver(Train) Your journey 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.

Breakfast and lunch will be served onboard the train

Depart Kamloops 7:35 am Arrive Vancouver 5:30 pm

Overnight Vancouver SilverLeaf: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Pan Pacific Vancouver - Deluxe Harbour Room

Day 6: Vancouver Sightseeing Enjoy a 6 hour sightseeing tour of Vancouver's North Shore. Travel across the Lions Gate Bridge and into the Coast Mountains. Experience the Capilano Suspension Bridge and Treetops adventure discovering the coastale temperate rainforest and British Columbia's First Nations heritage. Next, visit Grouse Mountain (gondola admission included) the Peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views of the city, ocean and surrounding mountains.

Overnight Vancouver SilverLeaf: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront - Standard Room GoldLeaf: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver - Fairmont Room GoldLeaf Deluxe: Pan Pacific Vancouver - Deluxe Harbour Room

Day 7: Vancouver Your vacation ends upon checkout from your Vancouver hotel.

Rocky Mountaineer Train Service

SilverLeaf Service • A single-level dome coach with panoramic views through oversized windows • A refreshing welcome aboard toast • A selection of delicious hot gourmet breakfast and lunch options, as well as tasty snack options, served by a culinary team member at your seat • Complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and gourmet snacks available throughout the journey • A dedicated culinary team member and two onboard Hosts in each SilverLeaf Service coach • Interactive and captivating storytelling and historical trivia told by Rocky Mountaineer Hosts • Complimentary baggage delivery to your overnight hotel accommodation in Whistler, Kamloops, and Quesnel • Complimentary transfers to and from the train during your vacation package

GoldLeaf Service • Fully domed windows that give you unparalleled panoramic views from your seat in the upper-level of our custom-designed bi-level dome coach • A refreshing welcome aboard toast • Hot gourmet breakfasts and lunches from an à la carte menu, served in the lower-level dining room of your dome coach • An exclusive outdoor vestibule in the lower-level of your dome coach • Complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and gourmet snacks available throughout the journey • Interactive and captivating storytelling and historical trivia told by Rocky Mountaineer Hosts • A full culinary team and three or four onboard Hosts in each GoldLeaf Service coach • Complimentary baggage delivery to your overnight hotel accommodation in Whistler, Kamloops, and Quesnel • Complimentary transfers to and from the train during your vacation package

GoldLeaf Deluxe Service • Includes all features of our award-winning GoldLeaf Service, plus you'll receive upgraded deluxe hotel accommodation off the train

Please note: • All accommodation in Kamloops, while charming, is of moderate standard and cannot be upgraded. • Please be sure to carry any medication with you as you will not have access to your checked luggage onboard the train

• Independent rail/coach tour • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer 'First Passage to the West' Railtour, Silverleaf or Goldleaf Service • 2 breakfast and 2 lunches on board the train • 6 nights in your selected category of accommodation • Vancouver lookout • North Shore Tour with Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain • Yoho Park Tour, Banff to Lake Louise • Lake Louise to Calgary Tour, including Banff Gondola • Summit Helicopter Flightseeing • Calgary Tower • Rail station transfers in Vancouver, Kamloops & Banff • Luggage handling • National Park Pass

Pricing (per person) $CAD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2017

Vancouver to Calgary

SilverLeaf Service

Apr 16, 23, 26,

Apr 29, 30

May 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27

May 28, 31

Jun 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28

Jul 1, 5, 8

Jul 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29

Aug 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30

Sep 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24

Sep 27, 30

Oct 4, 7, 8, 11

Meal Plan

GoldLeaf Service

Apr 16, 23, 26,

Apr 29, 30

May 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27

May 28, 31

Jun 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28

Jul 1, 5, 8

Jul 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29

Aug 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30

Sep 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24

Sep 27, 30

Oct 4, 7, 8, 11

Meal Plan

GoldLeaf Deluxe Service

Apr 16, 23, 26,

Apr 29, 30

May 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27

May 28, 31

Jun 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28

Jul 1, 5, 8

Jul 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29

Aug 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30

Sep 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24

Sep 27, 30

Oct 4, 7, 8, 11

Meal Plan

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$3,038

$3,393

$3,393

$3,697

$3,697

$3,701

$3,548

$3,548

$3,548

$3,444

$3,444

$592

-

$3,997

$4,507

$4,507

$4,761

$4,761

$4,867

$4,715

$4,715

$4,715

$4,558

$4,558

$810

-

$4,562

$5,176

$5,176

$5,430

$5,430

$5,582

$5,430

$5,430

$5,430

$5,222

$5,222

$810

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$3,599

$4,212

$4,212

$4,821

$4,821

$4,825

$4,622

$4,622

$4,622

$4,415

$4,415

$592

-

$4,917

$5,886

$5,885

$6,299

$6,299

$6,502

$6,248

$6,248

$6,248

$5,988

$5,988

$810

-

$6,045

$7,169

$7,169

$7,634

$7,634

$7,940

$7,634

$7,634

$7,634

$7,220

$7,200

$810

Departs

2017 Departure Dates from Vancouver Wednesday and Saturday (Plus Sunday Apr 16 - May 28, Sep 3 - Sep 24, Oct 8)
Apr 16, 23, 26, 29, 30
May 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27, 28, 31
Jun 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28
Jul 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
Aug 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
Sep 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24, 27, 30
Oct 4, 7, 8, 11 2017 Departure Dates from Calgary Sunday and Thursday (Plus Monday Apr 17 - May 29, Sep 4 - Sep 25, Oct 9)
Apr 17, 24, 27, 30
May 1, 4, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 28, 29
Jun 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
Jul 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
Aug 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31
Sep 3, 4, 7, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 28
Oct 1, 5, 8, 9, 12

Booking conditions

• Prices are per person in Canadian Dollars (CAD), and include the Canadian GST • Ask your travel agent or World Journeys for triple or child prices • Please contact World Journeys for the updated CAD exchange rate • Meal plan includes all breakfast and dinners • Please note all accommodation in Kamloops is of a moderate standard

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Transportation from/to Vancouver airport • Transportation to/from Calgary airport • Meals, other than specified • Gratuities for rail, hotel and transfer staff • Fuel surcharge

Book by 15 May and single travellers pay no single supplement!

Offer valid for travel between April 1- May 31, 2017. Offer is applicable to 2017 Rocky Mountaineer packages of five or more days. Not available in conjunction with any other offer. Subject to availability. Offer valid for bookings made until May 15,2017.

Book by June 2 and receive one nights hotel accommodation!

Book by June 2 and receive one nights hotel accommodation on select packages of 5 days or more in 2017. Free Seattle, Vancouver, Victoria, or Calgary accommodation matches the accommodation grade of the package booked. Free Vancouver, Victoria or Calgary accommodation can only be added to a Rocky Mountaineer package starting or ending in Vancouver or Calgary. Free Seattle accommodation can only be added to a Rocky Mountaineer package including Coastal Passage starting or ending in Seattle. Offers are not available in conjunction with any other offer, have no cash value and are non-transferable. Offers are capacity controlled and may be modified, withdrawn, or amended without prior notice. Additional conditions apply. Please enquire for more details!