Canada Train Holidays
The distances in Canada are extraordinary. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver and four days later you arrive; an amazing experience. Your comfortable sleeper class cabin includes delicious meals served as you sit in the restaurant car and watch the scenery unfold. The vastness of the Canadian prairies, the sparkling lakes and finally the majesty of the Rocky Mountains as your train enters British Columbia before descending toward the beautiful Pacific Ocean.
Perhaps begin with a visit to magnificent Vancouver. Take the cable car up Grouse Mountain, visit English Bay and Stanley Park or take the ferry over to Victoria Island. Then, three times a week, the train leaves heading east arriving in Toronto four days later! Once there, the speedy and efficient VIA Rail services whisk you the between the cities of the east, from enchanting Montreal, charming Quebec, cosmopolitan Toronto to Canada’s famed capital, Ottawa. Take the renowned ‘Ocean’ train overnight from Quebec to the capital of the Maritime Provinces, Halifax, and the untouched rugged landscapes of the coast. There be whales here.
Whether you’re travelling deep into polar bear country as you head north through snow-covered Manitoba for an exciting winter escape or enjoying a fine dining meal at one of Toronto’s restaurants, There’s an amazing Canadian holiday just waiting. The picturesque landscapes, the exhilarating cites, the welcoming people, the rail tours into parts of the country inaccessible by any other means. Just call us and we can create a memorable holiday just for you.
Canadian Train holidays
Fall Colours of New England, Quebec & Montreal 11 days from £2444
Scenic rail excursions, superb hotels, and vibrant autumn foliage are the hallmarks of this eleven day escorted tour through the fall colours in New England and French Canada.
Departs from September 2019 to October 2019.
Calgary Stampede, Canadian Rockies & Glacier 10 days from £2669
The storied beauty of the Rocky Mountains awaits your exploration on this 10-day journey, which features excursions to three of the four national parks that make up the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as Glacier National Park in Montana, and concludes with a memorable trip to the one and only Calgary Stampede.
Departs from June 2020 to July 2020.
Quebec to the Maritimes featuring VIA’s Ocean 12 days from £2547
Immerse yourself in the coastal beauty of Eastern Canada, with a journey from the historic centre of Quebec City, through New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and out to Prince Edward Island, where Scottish culture comes to life.
Departs from July 2019 to September 2019.
Beautiful Banff Rail & Drive - Calgary to Vancouver 6 days from £2114
Discover the Canadian Rockies by rail and car. Enjoy two days aboard the scenic Rocky Mountaineer, combined with the freedom to discover spectacular Banff National Park at your leisure by rental car.
Departs from May 2019 to October 2019.