First Passage To The West Discovery III
Rocky Mountaineer Rail & Coach Tour (7 Days / 6 Nights)
Jasper to Vancouver
- 2-day Rocky Mountaineer train trip
- 6 nights hotel accommodation
- 2 breakfasts & 3 lunches
- Rail station transfers in Banff, Kamloops, and Vancouver
- Ice Explorer/Glacier Skywalk
- Independent day in Vancouver
- Luggage handling and National Park Pass
ABOUT THIS TOUR
- One-way Independent Rocky Mountaineer rail & coach tour from Banff to Vancouver
- Service Level: GoldLeaf, SilverLeaf
- Westbound: Tour begins with pick-up from your overnight Vancouver hotel.
- Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
- Hotel Locations: Vancouver, Kamloops, Banff, Jasper
- Clientele: All ages, but mostly between 30 to 65 years
- To book this tour a deposit is required; to find out more click on “Terms & Conditions“
TOUR RATES (2023)
The price of this tour varies by departure date, rail service, and hotel availability due to Rocky Mountaineer’s dynamic pricing structure, so please fill out this form to receive a exact quote.
( $2,871 – $6,909 CAD ) + tax per person
Exclusive Booking Bonus from Key West Travel & Tours
TOUR DATES (2023)
|Apr||15, 19, 22, 26, 29|
|May||3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27, 28, 31|
|June||3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28|
|July||1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 12, 15, 16, 19, 22, 23, 26, 29, 30|
|August||2, 5, 6, 9, 12, 13, 16, 19, 20, 23, 26, 27, 30|
|September||2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24, 27, 30|
|October||4, 7, 11|
TOUR ITINERARY (2023) – EASTBOUND
JASPER TO VANCOUVER
Day 1 (Jasper)
Arrive in Jasper and spend the rest of the day sightseeing. Discover the town’s best restaurants, shopping and spas, all while keeping your eyes peeled for wildlife. Overnight in Jasper.
Day 2 (Jasper)
Enjoy the day with free time to relax or book your own activities at your leisure. The resort town of Jasper and the surrounding national park offer various activities from relaxation to adventure. Overnight in Jasper.
Day 3 (Jasper to Banff)
Travel from Jasper to Banff via one of the most scenic highways in the world, the Icefields Parkway. Lake Louise, Bow Lake, the Columbia Icefield, Glacier Skywalk, and Athabasca Falls are among the day’s highlights. The Columbia Icefield is one of the largest accumulations of ice south of the Arctic Circle and one of the most accessible icefields in North America. Here you will ride on an Ice Explorer to the middle of the Athabasca Glacier to learn about its geological features. Lunch is provided at the Columbia Icefield Glacier Discovery Centre. Afterwards, a brief stop will be made at Bow Lake before arriving in Banff this afternoon. Overnight in Banff. [L]
Day 4 (Banff)
Enjoy the day with free time to relax or book your own activities at your leisure. Banff has activities for all, from taking the gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain, relaxing in the Banff hot springs, exploring the bustling town, to outdoor wildlife adventures. Overnight in Banff.[L]
Day 5 (Banff to Kamloops)
Travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain resort town of Banff to Kamloops, in the heart of the British Columbia Interior. Your journey takes you through ever-changing scenery as you travel between the iconic 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. Overnight in Kamloops. [B][ L]
Day 6 (Kamloops to Vancouver)
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 B.C. Interior, through winding river canyons and pristine forests, to the Cascade and Coast 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. Overnight in Vancouver. B, L.
Day 7 (Vancouver)
Your journey ends upon check out from your Vancouver hotel.