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Canadian Rockies Adventure

6 Days from

$949

Vancouver Jasper Vancouver

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Canadian Rockies Adventure

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1 (800) 268-7252
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Trip Overview

Enjoy the majesty and picturesque landscapes of the Canadian Rockies! Travel roundtrip on Canada’s VIA Rail as it winds its way through the Canadian Rockies to and from Jasper, Alberta. During your two-night stay you will experience the highly sought-after Columbia Icefields that were carved into existence during the last Ice Age. Experience breathtaking views from the Glacier Skywalk, take in the beauty of Lake Louise, and stay in a quaint town located high in the Canadian Rockies. Explore these mountain wonders on your Canadian Rockies Adventure!

Highlights

  • 2 nights' hotel accommodations; 2 nights on VIA Rail*
  • Sightseeing tour of the Columbia Icefields Parkway with the Glacier Skywalk
  • 1 meal included (1 lunch)

Package Also Includes:

  • Roundtrip VIA Rail in Economy Vancouver to Jasper onboard the Canadian®
  • *Friday departures include one more night in Jasper as well as additional sightseeing.
Trip Map

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

DAY 1 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD VIA RAIL®
Welcome to Vancouver! Travel on your own to the VIA Rail station and board The Canadian train eastbound to Jasper. Settle in and explore the observation car as you begin your trip to the Canadian Rockies! You won't want to miss a moment of this breathtaking journey! (Overnight onboard VIA Rail)

DAY 2 JASPER
Wake up in the Canadian Rockies this morning and prepare to enjoy a relaxing day on the train. The scenery is breathtaking as you wind through the soaring mountains of the Canadian Rockies. Sit atop the observation car for 360 degree views of the stately mountains and be sure to look for Pyramid Falls. Later this afternoon, arrive into Jasper and transfer on your own to your hotel. (Overnight in Jasper).

DAY 3 JASPER
This morning, depart Jasper on your sightseeing tour down the legendary Icefields Parkway! Enjoy the wildlife, pristine lakes, and breathtaking mountain views. Visit the natural wonder of the Columbia Icefield - one of the largest expanses of ice and snow south of the Arctic Circle. Step onboard an Ice Explorer for an interpretive adventure onto the Athabasca Glacier. At the Glacier Skywalk, enjoy the unobstructed view on a glass-floored observation platform extending out ninety feet over the Sunwapta Valley. Highlights will include: Athabasca Falls, Columbia Icefield, Peyto Lake, Bow Lake, Crowfoot Glacier, Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise, admission to Glacier Adventure and Glacier Skywalk and a hot buffet lunch at the Columbia Icefield Glacier Discovery Centre. Your tour this day will end back in Jasper where your evening is free to relax and soak in the atmosphere. (Overnight in Jasper) L

DAY 4 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD VIA RAIL
Today you will board Via Rail's The Canadian for your trip back to Vancouver! Reflect upon the beauty, fun, and captivating sights you have experienced during your trip to the Canadian Rockies. (Overnight on board VIA Rail)

DAY 5 YOUR GETAWAY ENDS IN VANCOUVER

Legend for meals: B - Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

Chateau Jasper

The newly renovated Chateau Jasper is a cozy hotel with a variety of accommodations and facilities.

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Surrounded by captivating mountains and sparkling lakes, The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Resort Hotel welcomes you to The True Rocky Mountain Experience. Situated in the magnificent Canadian Rockies in a UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge resort invites you to experience the unique accommodations and luxury Signature Cabins, sure to invoke memories that will last a lifetime.

Lobstick Lodge

Lobstick Lodge welcomes you to the Canadian Rockies. Recently renovated and conveniently located in the town of Jasper, you will experience a serene atmosphere in a majestic mountain setting.

Marmot Lodge

Marmot Lodge offers 107 guestrooms and suites with exterior entry. Large families and groups will love the convenience of our kitchen suites along with a separate bedroom. All guests have access to our heated indoor pool, sauna, and an indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi.

The Crimson Jasper

The Crimson was inspired by true Canadian colours: Jasper's sunsets and fall foliage, our Canadian flag and the uniform of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

Tonquin Inn

Surrounded by majestic snow-peaked mountains, the Tonquin Inn hotel in Jasper National Park, Alberta provides endless opportunities for adventure in the Canadian Rockies.

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For more information or to make a reservation,
call our train vacation experts at: 1-800-AMTRAK-2

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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