Canadian Rockies Rail Excursion

Rocky Mountaineer Rail & Coach Tour from Calgary (6 Days / 5 Nights)

This tour includes fully guided sightseeing experiences in the iconic Banff and Jasper National Parks, allowing you to immerse yourself in their remarkable attractions and pristine natural splendor. 2-day Rocky Mountaineer from Jasper to Vancouver, knownfor its exquisite on-board service, panoramic views, through some of the most scenic parts of the Canadian Rockies.

  • Day 1 – 4: Motorcoach tour from Calgary to Jasper
  • Day 5 – 6: Rocky Mountaineer 2-day train trip from Jasper to Vancouver
  • Sightseeing: Banff and Jasper National Parks
  • Hotel: 5 nights of hotel accommodation
  • Meals: 5 breakfasts, 2 lunches
  • Luggage handling: Kamloops
  • Rail station transfers:  Jasper, Kamloops, and Vancouver
  • Excursions/Activities: Banff Gondola ride, Ice Explorer tour, Glacier Skywalk
  • Other: Toll fee & Park Pass
  • Rail Service: GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf

2024                   2025

2024 SILVERLEAF SERVICE

OCCUPANCY DOUBLE SINGLE TRIPLE QUAD
Standard $5,009 $6,309 $4,829 $4,679
Premium + $6,459 $8,639 $6,199 $5,849

2024 GOLDLEAF SERVICE

occupancyDOUBLESINGLETRIPLEQUAD
Standard$5,799$7,269$5,629$5,489
Premium +$7,279$9,429$6,999$6,659

*All Prices are in Canadian Dollars

  • Banff (2 nights): Banff Aspen Lodge
  • Lake Louise: Lake Louise Inn / Post Hotel
  • Jasper: Whistlers Inn / Jasper Inn / Tonquin Inn  or similar
  • Kamloops: Hotels are assigned by Rocky Mountaineer
  • Banff (2 nights): The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Premium View Room)
  • Lake Louise: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (Fairmont Lakeview Room)
  • Jasper: Jasper Inn / Whistlers Inn or similar
  • Kamloops: Hotels are assigned by Rocky Mountaineer
2024Departure Dates
May5, 12, 19, 26
June2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 1, 23, 26, 30
July3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31
August4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21,25, 28
September1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29

2025 SILVERLEAF SERVICE

OCCUPANCYDOUBLESINGLETRIPLEQUAD
Standard$5,003$6,000$4,798$4,632
Premium+$6,557$8,741$5,932$5,693

2025 GOLDLEAF SERVICE

OCCUPANCYDOUBLESINGLETRIPLEQUAD
Standard$5,990$6,987$5,785$5,619
Premium+$7,544$9,728$6,919$6,680

*All Prices are in Canadian Dollars

  • Banff (2 nights): Banff Aspen Lodge or similar
  • Lake Louise: Lake Louise Inn / Post Hotel
  • Jasper: Whistlers Inn / Jasper Inn / Tonquin Inn  or similar
  • Kamloops: Hotels are assigned by Rocky Mountaineer
  • Banff (2 nights): The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Premium View Room)
  • Lake Louise: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (Fairmont Lakeview Room)
  • Jasper: Jasper Inn / Whistlers Inn or similar
  • Kamloops: Hotels are assigned by Rocky Mountaineer
2025Departure Dates
May4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
June1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
July2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
August3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31
September3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28

Departure: 11:00 am
Arrival: Subject to departure time

Calgary to Banff trip begins with rolling hills and wide-open prairies, providing a glimpse of the vastness of Alberta’s landscape. As you continue, the scenery becomes more dramatic, with the Rocky Mountains gradually coming into view. You’ll pass through charming towns like Canmore, where the mountains loom larger and the air gets crisper. Overnight in Banff

Departure: 8:30 am
Arrival: 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Prepare yourself for an exhilarating day of sightseeing and activities in Banff National Park. As we make our way to Lake Louise, we will pause at Johnston Canyon for a leisurely hike (optional) along the trail that guides us to the breathtaking Lower Falls. While at Lake Louise, you’ll find numerous viewpoints offering splendid photo opportunities of the majestic Victoria Glacier towering over the lake. In the afternoon, our adventure continues as we explore other notable attractions in the Rockies, including Moraine Lake (seasonal), Banff Springs Hotel, and Bow Falls Don’t forget to take advantage of the gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain for a breathtaking panoramic view of Banff town and its surrounding or Upper Hot Springs for a soothing soak in the hot, mineral-rich water. Overnight in Banff [B]

Make the most of a leisurely day to fully immerse yourself in the splendor of Lake Louise. Seize the opportunity to visit the stunning Lake Agnes, featuring charming teahouse nestled at an elevation of 2,134 meters.Alternatively, opt for a gondola ride up the Lake Louise Ski Resort, treating yourself to a panoramic view of Lake Louise and its surroundings. Overnight in Lake Louise. [B]

From the iconic Lake Louise to the otherworldly Columbia Icefield and beyond to Jasper, this tour allows you to see glaciers up close and discover how they’ve shaped our landscape. A once-in-a-lifetime ride on the Athabasca Glacier—on board our famous Ice Explorers—will have you drinking water fresh from the ice. The trip continues to the awe-inspiring Columbia Icefield Skywalk before ending in Jasper. It’s a day that you’ll remember forever. Overnight in Jasper. [B]

Departure: 8:20 am
Arrival: 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Board the Rocky Mountaineer train at the Jasper Station at 8:10am MT. Today you will travel from Jasper in the Canadian Rockies to Kamloops, located in the heart of the British Columbia Interior. As you journey west and south you will be surrounded by the dramatic scenery of the Continental Divide and by the river valleys of the Monashee and Cariboo Mountains. Today’s highlights include Mount Robson, Pyramid Falls, the climb over Yellowhead Pass, and the journey along the North Thompson River as you approach Kamloops. You will arrive in Kamloops between 5:30pm and 7:00pm PT. Spend the evening exploring the town, or relaxing in your hotel. All hotels in Kamloops are of moderate standard: your hotel will be assigned post-booking. [B, L]

Departure: 7:30 am
Arrival:  6:00 – 7:00 pm

Your journey continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of Vancouver. On today’s rail 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. [B, L]

★Departure and arrival times may vary
[B] = Breakfast
[L] = Lunch
[D] = Dinner 

“Excellent tour and saw amazing places and experienced lovely things. It met our needs of visiting the Rockies and was well priced for what it had offered. Well worth the money. Brad was very well spoken and knowledgeable with all the information he provided. He knew his information/history and provided us with all necessary information. Len was very friendly and professional one of the best drivers from a tour company we have experienced.”

 Ronald & Amanda Mallia Swansea,  NSW, Australia