Spectacular Western Canada with the famous Rocky Mountaineer

Calgary to Vancover

Rocky Mountaineer - Journey Through the Clouds Explorer

Experience the impressive scenery of the Canadian Rockies on this tour by train and coach. Drive the Icefields Parkway with soaring peaks either side, admire the glacial lakes dotted on route and board the world-famous Rocky Mountaineer train on the Journey through the Clouds to cosmopolitan Vancouver.

8 Days
From £2076 per person

Based on SilverLeaf Service

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  1. Day 1


    Arrive in Calgary and relax as you explore the city at leisure. Wander the shops of downtown or perhaps visit the site of the 1988 Winter Olympics.

  2. Day 2

    Calgary - Lake Louise

    Journey to Kananaskis for an incredible helicopter flightseeing tour, before continuing to Banff for a sightseeing tour of Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka and the Hoodoos. Ride the Banff Gondola for incredible panoramic views of the national park before arriving in stunning Lake Louise in the late afternoon. Stay at the Fairmont Lake Louise with incredible views of the 'Jewel of the Rockies'.

  3. Day 3

    Lake Louise - Banff

    Relax as you explore Lake Louise at leisure before lunch. Afterwards, visit Yoho National Park and view the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and Kicking Horse River. Stay overnight in Banff.

  4. Day 4

    Banff - Jasper

    After a sightseeing tour of Banff, travel along the spectacular Icefields Parkway. Stop at the Columbia Icefield and enjoy a ride onto the glacier on an Ice Explorer to learn more about the geographical features. Arrive in Jasper later this afternoon for a sightseeing tour.

  5. Day 5


    Jasper National Park is the largest national park in Canada and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore with a scenic half day tour before discovering more of the natural wonders at leisure. 

  6. Day 6

    Jasper - Kamloops (Rocky Mountaineer)

    Board the world famous Rocky Mountaineer and enjoy beautiful vistas and excellent service in your SilverLeaf Service carriage. Journey west across the Continental Divide and through the valleys of hte Manshee and Caribou Mountain ranges. Arrive in the rail town of Kamloops for your overnight stop.

  7. Day 7

    Kamloops - Vancouver (Rocky Mountaineer)

    Climb aboard the train once again and settle into your comfortable seat as you pass through British Columbia's interior to the Coast and Cascade Mountains. See Hell's gate in the Fraser Canyon before arriving in cosmopolitan Vancouver in the evening.

  8. Day 8


    Your tour ends in the morning.

2018 departures

  • Apr 14, 17, 21, 24, 28
  • May 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
  • Jun 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
  • Jul 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
  • Aug 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
  • Sep 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
  • Oct 2, 6, 9
  • 2 Days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer in SilverLeaf Service
  • Station and hotel transfers in Vancouver, Jasper and Kamloops
  • 7 nights 3* hotel accommodation
  • 2 breakfasts and 2 lunches
  • Sightseeing as highlighted
  • Flights to / from Canada
  • Sightseeing shown as optional
  • Meals and attractions shown as not included
  • Optional Rocky Mountaineer train journey upgrade to GoldLeaf Service

SilverLeaf’s single-level dome service is a unique way to experience the legendary Rocky Mountaineer. Witness the seemingly infinite Canadian wilderness aboard the newest service class offered by Rocky Mountaineer. Perks of SilverLeaf Service include:

  • Panoramic window views
  • Refreshing welcome aboard toast
  • Delicious hot breakfasts and lunches served at your seat
  • Beer or wine served with lunch
  • Complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic
  • beverages and snacks
  • Lively storytelling from Rocky Mountaineer Hosts
  • Overnight hotel accommodation in Kamloops
  • Complimentary baggage delivery to your hotel in Kamloops

Why should you choose award-winning GoldLeaf Service? Besides absorbing Canada’s soul-stirring landscape from a bi-level glass-domed coach, you’ll enjoy gourmet meals created by Michelin trained chefs. GoldLeaf offers even the most discerning traveller an incomparable list of services and benefits, including:

  • Panoramic views from your seat in the upper-level of a custom-designed bi-level dome coach
  • Refreshing welcome aboard toast
  • Gourmet breakfasts and lunches from an à la carte menu, served in the lower level of the dome coach
  • Complimentary snacks and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
  • Captivating stories and historical trivia told by Rocky Mountaineer Hosts
  • Complimentary baggage delivery to your overnight hotel accommodation in Kamloops
  • Access to the invigorating outdoor vestibule, for close-up encounters with flora and fauna
  • A 20% non-refundable deposit, in addition to our standard deposit, is required at time of booking
  • Cancellations made within 45 days attract a 100% charges.

Rail travel can sometimes be subject to unforeseen delays; it is advised that you do not arrange any connecting transportation on the day of arrival in any city.

Rocky Mountaineer - Journey Through the Clouds Explorer
From £2076 per person


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