Canadian Rockies Getaway Circle

Canadian Rockies Getaway Circle

9 Days/8 Nights Roundtrip Vancouver

Price fromCAD$4,742

• Vancouver • Kamloops • Jasper • Lake Louise • Banff • Kamloops • Vancouver

Keep a lookout for a range of wildlife on this spellbinding trip that includes a visit to Yoho National Park, touring by placid lakes that lap at dramatic mountains.

A highlight will be travelling onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia's interior. 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.

Canadian Rockies Getaway Circle map

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

Overnight Vancouver Silverleaf: Hampton Inn and Suites - Standard Room Goldleaf: Four Seasons Hotel - Deluxe City View Room Goldleaf Deluxe: Four Seasons Hotel - Premier City View Room

Day 2: 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 3: Kamloops > Jasper(Train) Your journey continues north and east to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will be surrounded by dramatic scenery as you follow the banks of the North Thompson River through the Monashee and Cariboo Mountains, climbing ever nearer to the high peaks of the Continental Divide. Today's highlights include Mount Robson, at 3,954 metres (12,972 feet) the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, Pyramid Falls, and the climb over the Yellowhead Pass into Jasper National Park. Your rail journey ends this evening on arrival in the resort town of Jasper.

Breakfast and lunch will be served onboard the train

Depart Kamloops: 7:45 am Arrive Jasper: 6:30 pm

Overnight Jasper Silverleaf: Marmot Lodge - Standard Room Goldleaf: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge - Fairmont Room Goldleaf Deluxe: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge - Deluxe Room

Day 4: Jasper > Lake Louise(Coach) Travel to Lake Louise via one of the most scenic highways in the world, the Icefields Parkway. A stop will be made at Athabasca Falls before arriving at the Columbia Icefield. Here you will ride on an Ice Explorer to the middle of the Athabasca Glacier to learn more about its geological features. Your driver/guide will explain how glaciers are formed and point out some interesting geological features. Time will be available for lunch (not included). Afterwards, a brief stop will be made at Bow Lake before arriving in Lake Louise 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 5: Lake Louise > Banff(Coach) This morning you are free to explore beautiful Lake Louise on your own. After lunch, 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 that spans the Kicking Horse River. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Banff.

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

Overnight Banff Silverleaf: Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room Goldleaf: Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room Goldleaf Deluxe: Rimrock Resort Hotel - Premium Room

Day 6: Banff Sightseeing This morning you are free to explore scenic Banff on your own. After lunch, enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour of Banff and Banff National Park. Among the highlights are visits to Bow Falls, the Banff Gondola (admission included), Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos.

Overnight Banff Silverleaf: Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room Goldleaf: Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room Goldleaf Deluxe: Rimrock Resort Hotel - Premium Room

Day 7: Banff > Kamloops(Train) Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain town of Banff to Kamloops, in the heart of the 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 is on board the train.

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

Overnight Kamloops

Day 8: 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 is on board the train

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

Overnight Vancouver Silverleaf: Hampton Inn and Suites - Standard Room Goldleaf: Four Seasons Hotel - Deluxe City View Room Goldleaf Deluxe: Four Seasons Hotel - Premier City View Room

Day 9: Vancouver Departure 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

• 4 day Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf Service • 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches • 8 nights hotel accommodation • Vancouver Lookout • Icefields Parkway Tour, including Ice Explorer, Jasper to Lake Louise • Yoho Park Tour, Lake Louise to Banff • Banff Tour, including Banff Gondola • Rail station transfers in Vancouver, Kamloops, Jasper and Banff • Luggage handling and National Park Pass

Pricing (per person) $CAD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2017

SilverLeaf Service

Aug 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31

Sep 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25

Sep 28

Oct 2, 5, 9

Meal Plan

GoldLeaf Service

Aug 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31

Sep 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25

Sep 28

Oct 2, 5, 9

Meal Plan

GoldLeaf Deluxe Service

Aug 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31

Sep 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25

Sep 28

Oct 2, 5, 9

Meal Plan

-

-

$5,403

$5,403

$5,044

$4,742

$762

-

$7,531

$7,531

$6,911

$6,508

$1,038

-

$8,348

$8,348

$7,633

$7,228

$1,038

-

-

$6,787

$6,787

$6,015

$5,661

$762

-

$9,623

$9,623

$8,601

$7,936

$1,038

-

$11,266

$11,266

$9,886

$9,116

$1,038

2018

SilverLeaf Service

Apr 16, 19, 23

Apr 26

Apr 30

May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24

May 28

May 31

Jun 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28

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

Aug 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30

Sep 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24

Sep 27 27

Oct 1, 4

Meal Plan

GoldLeaf Service

Apr 16, 19, 23

Apr 26

Apr 30

May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24

May 28

May 31

Jun 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28

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

Aug 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30

Sep 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24

Sep 27 27

Oct 1, 4

Meal Plan

GoldLeaf Deluxe

Apr 16, 19, 23

Apr 26

Apr 30

May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24

May 28

May 31

Jun 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28

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

Aug 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30

Sep 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24

Sep 27 27

Oct 1, 4

Meal Plan

-

-

$4,271

$4,326

$5,084

$5,084

$5,242

$5,451

$5,451

$5,451

$5,451

$5,451

$5,344

$4,432

$808

-

$5,898

$6,057

$7,278

$7,278

$7,489

$7,751

$7,751

$7,751

$7,751

$7,751

$7,438

$6,113

$1,078

-

$6,847

$7,000

$8,278

$8,278

$8,542

$8,848

$8,848

$8,848

$8,848

$8,848

$8,431

$7,058

$1,078

-

-

$5,104

$5,212

$6,228

$6,228

$6,489

$6,911

$6,911

$6,911

$6,911

$6,911

$6,700

$5,421

$808

-

$7,205

$7,519

$9,206

$9,206

$9,574

$10,106

$10,106

$10,106

$10,106

$10,106

$9,471

$7,628

$1,078

-

$8,994

$9,354

$11,102

$11,102

$11,627

$12,205

$12,205

$12,205

$12,205

$12,205

$11,359

$9,415

$1,078

Departs

2017 Departure Dates Monday and Thursday
Aug 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
Sep 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
Oct 2, 5, 9 2018 Departure Dates Monday and Thursday
Apr 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31 Jun 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
Jul 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30 Aug 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
Sep 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27
Oct 1, 4

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 to/from Vancouver airport • Meals, other than onboard the Rocky Mountaineer • Activities, other than specified • Gratuities for rail, hotel and transfer staff • Fuel surcharges

Book by August 25 and receive $1000 CAD per couple in added value

Offer valid on new 2018 bookings made between April 3, 2017 and August 25, 2017. This offer is applicable to 2018 Rocky Mountaineer packages of eight or more days for travel during the 2018 summer season between April and October on select dates. Maximum offer value of $500 CAD added value credit per adult ($1000 CAD added value credit per couple) is with qualifying packages of eight days or more in GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf Service. Applicable to single, double, triple or quad package prices. Qualifying packages can be purchased in any class of train travel or grade of accommodation. Credits can only be used towards the purchase of additional services offered by Rocky Mountaineer - the credit cannot be used to upgrade rail service or accommodation. Not available in conjunction with any other offer. Offer has no cash value and is non-transferable. Offer may be amended without prior notice.