Canadian Rockies featuring Banff & Lake Louise
All aboard the Rocky Mountaineer for a thrilling journey highlighted by views of the mighty Rocky Mountains and several of Canada's majestic national parks.
One of the newest tours through the Canadian Rockies, this 7-day journey through Canada puts gorgeous scenery at every turn. The tour begins with two days of sightseeing in Vancouver, then we board the Rocky Mountaineer for two days of daylight-only travel alongside rivers, canyons and forests to the scenic destination of Lake Louise. From here, the journey continues through mountains to the resort town of Banff, which is renowned for its variety of outdoor attractions and activities and its charming downtown area. Ride the gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain, visit the hot springs and shop the boutiques over the course of two days before the tour concludes with transfer to Calgary.
Highlights and Inclusions
- 2 days of scenic rail travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer
- Hotel accommodations for 6 nights including one night at the famous Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
- 4 meals
- Vancouver sightseeing
- Banff Gondola to the top Sulphur Mountain
- Select transfers
Day 1 - Arrive Vancouver
Arrive in cosmopolitan Vancouver and transfer on your own to your hotel with the remainder of the day at your leisure to begin to explore the city known as the Gateway to the Rockies. Overnight Vancouver.
Day 2 -Vancouver Sightseeing
Hop on a Vancouver trolley for your step-on, step-off tour of the city. See all the sights at your own pace as you make a loop of the city, stopping at 30 of Vancouver's attractions including Gastown, Granville Island, Stanley Park, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Garden, English Bay, and the shops and restaurants along Robson Street. Learn about the city and its popular sights and landmarks, hopping off to better explore the ones that peak your interest. Also included is access to Lookout Tower, located at the top of Harbour Centre, for expansive views of the city. Overnight Vancouver.
Day 3 - Rocky Mountaineer into the Canadian Rockies
This morning transfer to the Rocky Mountaineer station and board your train car for your full-day rail journey into the Canadian Rockies. Scenic highlights of today's journey include the Thompson River and Fraser Canyon. Overnight Kamloops.(B, L)
Day 4 - Rocky Mountaineer to Lake Louise
Aboard the Rocky Mountaineer takes you deeper into stunning scenery en route to charming Lake Louise. Highlights of today's journey include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railroad was driven, and Rogers Pass. Your rail journey ends as the Rocky Mountaineer pulls into the depot at Lake Louise. Tonight's accommodations are at the superb Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. After check-in, make sure you visit the lake with the impressive Victoria Glacier looming behind it. Overnight Lake Louise. (B, L)
Day 5 - Lake Louise to Banff
After a leisurely start to your day, board a coach for your scenic transfer to Banff. If time remains after checking into your hotel, you may wish to begin to explore the town, stopping in some of the shops or enjoying some regional cuisine at a local restaurant. Overnight Banff.
Day 6 - Banff Sightseeing
Today's sightseeing tour takes you through towering mountains, hoodoos and Cave & Basin National Historic Site, home to the hot springs that make Banff famous. Next, board the Banff Gondola for the 8-minute ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain, where 360-degree panoramic views of the Bow Valley await you. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. Shop, visit the hot springs, and get back to nature as you explore Canada's first National Park. Overnight Banff.
Day 7 - Transfer to Calgary Airport
Your journey through the Canadian Rockies ends today with your transfer to the Calgary Airport for your flight home.
Train and Hotel Accommodations
Hotels include the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise* and Rimrock. Bask in the breath-taking scenery of the Canadian Rockies through the panoramic windows of the custom-designed single-level dome coach in the SilverLeaf Service.
Hotels include Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and Fairmont Banff Springs. Travel first-class aboard Rocky Mountaineer’s GoldLeaf Service. A custom-designed bi-level dome coach puts travellers right in the middle of the awe-inspiring scenery of the Canadian Rockies as they enjoy gourmet meals prepared by on-board chefs.
Dates & Prices
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|18th August 2019||£2,760||Please call for availability.|
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SilverLeaf / Superior Hotels: Departs 18th August 2019 from £2,760 - Please call for availability 21st August 2019 from £2,760 - Please call for availability 24th August 2019 from £2,760 - Please call for availability 25th August 2019 from £2,760 - Please call for availability 28th August 2019 (£2,760), 31st August 2019 (£2,760), 1st September 2019 (£2,760), 4th September 2019 (£2,760), 7th September 2019 (£2,946), 8th September 2019 (£2,946), 11th September 2019 (£2,946), 14th September 2019 (£2,946), 15th September 2019 (£2,946), 18th September 2019 (£2,946), 21st September 2019 (£2,191), 22nd September 2019 (£2,191), 25th September 2019 (£2,191), 28th September 2019 (£2,191), 2nd October 2019 (£2,191), 5th October 2019 (£2,191), 9th October 2019 (£2,191)
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Pricing is based on currency exchange of 10/1/2017. Prices are land-only, per person based on double occupancy. Prices are correct at the time this web page is published; however are subject to change. Westbound itineraries are available. Date of departure will differ. Hotels & Accommodations are subject to change based on availability. *Superior accommodations in Lake Louise for 2019 departures are at the Post Hotel.
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