Rocky Mountaineer - 10-Day West Coast & Canadian Rockies Classic Tour

Canada

General information

Description
 

Tour Highlight
Highlight 1
Luxury Rocky Mountaineer train ride (GoldenLeaf Service Level) from Vancouver to Canadian Rockies

Highlight 2
Trip to Explore the beauty of Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler in British Columbia
 
Highlight 3
Chance of staying in castle like Fairmont Hotels
 
Tour Itinerary

DAY 1  arrive in vancouver

Arrive in Vancouver and explore this scenic city on your own.
Vancouver is the most populous city in British Columbia, surrounded by the most stunning natural beauty in the world: mountains, ocean, rainforest, parks and beaches. 
(Breakfast: X      Lunch: X      Dinner: X)

Hotel: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

DAY 2  vancouver

Continue your Vancouver city tour, visit Stanley Park, Gas Town, Canada Place, FlyOver Canada 4D Movie, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Granville Island. 
(Breakfast: X      Lunch: X      Dinner: X) 

Hotel: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

DAY 3  vancouver - whistler

Drive along the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway to Whistler, home to the alpine events of the 2010 Winter Olympics, two hours north of Vancouver. The village is one of the most famous ski resorts in the world. (Breakfast: X Lunch: X Dinner: X)

Hotel: Fairmont Chateau Whistler

DAY 4  whistler - victoria

Drive from Whistler to Victoria. Onboard BC Ferries from Horseshoe Bay, enjoy the scenic sailing to to Departure Bay on Vancouver Island. Continue drive to Victoria via the City of Murals - Chemainus, and the City of Totems - Duncan. Free time to explore the stylish Victoria Inner Harbour. 
(Breakfast: X      Lunch: X      Dinner: X)  

Hotel: Fairmont Empress Hotel

DAY 5 VICTORIA - vancouver

Visit Butchart Gardens, a must-see oasis, and envelope yourself in lush greens and color blooms. It is a designated Canadian Heritage Site and one of the world's premier floral show gardens. In the afternoon, take BC Ferries and transfer back to Vancouver.
(Breakfast: X Lunch: X Dinner: X)

 Hotel: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
 

DAY 6 VANCOUVEr-kamloops (rocky mountaineer)

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city Vancouver to Kamloops, the 2nd largest city in BC Interior. Highlights of today's journey include the rushing waters of Hell's Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rocky sheds along the Thompson River. 
(Breakfast: Lunch: Dinner: X)

Hotel: Kamloops Hotel arranged by Rocky Mountaineer
 

DAY 7 KAMLOOPS - banff (ROCKY MOUNTAINEER)

Your Rocky Mountaineer journey continues eastward to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Today's hightlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, the climb over Rogers Pass, Kicking Horse Canyon, the Spiral Tunnels and the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Your rail journey ends this evening in Banff. 
(Breakfast: Lunch: √ Dinner: X)

Hotel: Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel 
 

DAY 8 BANFF - columbia icefield - banff

You will explore the ancient Athabasca Glacier on a giant Ice Explorer, discovering glaciology and stepping right on to the glacier itselfm then take a jaw-dropping walk along the glass-floored Glacier Skywalk at the Cliff's Edge. 
(Breakfast: X Lunch: X Dinner: X)

Hotel: Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
 

DAY 9 BANFF - Lake louise - calgary

Take Banff Gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain. The 8-minute gondola ride offers panoramic views of the town of Banff and Candian Rockies. Visit Lake Louise, the "Jewel of the Canadian Rockies", and Moraine Lake (weather permit), where you'll find the iconic view that was once on the back fo the Canadian $20 bill. Drive to Calgary with brief city tour, Olympic Park, Calgary Tower (admission excluded) and China Town. 
(Breakfast: X Lunch: X Dinner: X)

Hotel: Fairmont Palliser Hotel
 

DAY 10 CALGARY airport - homebound 

Drive to Calgary airport. Your Journey ends upon arrival at Calgary Airport.
(Breakfast: X Lunch: X Dinner: X)

 
Tour Details

Included in the price    9 nights hotel accommodation 
 2-day Rocky Mountaineer train ticket (GoldLeaf service level) 
 Admission specified 
National Park Pass
 5% GST
*Please contact TPI Global for Rocky Mountaineer train dates. 

Excluded in the price      Car rental
Air tickets
Meals (unless otherwise specified)
Personal expenses
Travel insurance

 

Minimum number    Minimum 1 adult to operate

Cancellation Policy  Non-refundable deposit of 20% of total invoice is due upon booking confirmation. 
100% of total payment is due 65days prior to arrival. 
If cancelled between 65-51days prior to arrival, 50% of total invoice will be charged.
If cancelled within 50days prior to arrival, 100% of total invoice will be charged. 

  

Optional Tour List
    
   Please contact TPI Global for more details.  
 
Remarks
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking.
Changes to Reservations: A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary will be treated as cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply.
Prices are subject to availability and may vary depending on season/weekend/holiday. Prices for the 3rd and 4th person in the room are based on bed-share. 
We reserve the right to cancel a schedule and fully refund to the affected customers, although we will make every effort to maintain the regular operation.
We reserve the right to modify the tour arrangements for smooth operation of the tour.
We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations. Please purchase your own travel insurance. 
 

Photo credits: Destination BC/Pursuit/TravelAlberta/Rocky Mountaineer