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
Quebec to Toronto along the St. Lawrence Seaway 9 days from £2474
Connect two of Canada’s greatest cities by rail and cruise. Beginning in Quebec, cruise along the St. Lawrence River to Kingston where you will meet your VIA Rail train for the continued journey to Toronto.
Departs from May 2019 to October 2019.
The Canadian at Christmas 11 days from £2995
We spend two unforgettable nights in fantastic Toronto, visit the incredible Niagara Falls, and stay three nights in cosmopolitan Vancouver. Here we enjoy a wonderfully festive sleigh ride on the snow-capped Grouse Mountain.
Departs from December 2019 to December 2019.
The Canadian in Winter 11 days from £2595
On this famous cross-continental adventure by train, we spend three unforgettable nights in fantastic Toronto, visit the incredible Niagara Falls and travel through the spectacular frosted scenery of the Canadian Rockies. We stop in icebound Winnipeg, isolated Edmonton and quaint Jasper en route to cosmopolitan Vancouver.
Departs from February 2020 to March 2020.