The Canadian Rockies is home to five national parks and charming alpine towns, and is one of Canada’s most popular destinations. Travel into the heart of incredible scenery on a Canadian Rockies train vacation and experience stunning vistas ranging from verdant river valleys and dramatic rock sheds to lush rainforests and deep canyons with the peaks of the majestic mountains, which span more than 69,000 square miles across two provinces, looming high above.
A Canadian Rockies tour can be part of a more extensive Canada train vacation or your sole vacation destination. Each include travel into the region aboard Western Canada’s preeminent trains as well as visits to must-see destinations like Banff National Park where you can travel aboard the Banff Gondola for the 8-minute ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain for panoramic views of the area; Lake Louise, known for its turquoise waters; the Columbia Icefield, situated along the Icefields Parkway; and, Jasper National Park, the largest national park in Canada.
Train through the Canadian Rockies
Trans Canada By Rail & the Rockies - Vancouver to Toronto 12 days from $3649
There is no better way to travel across Canada than by train, and the very best of the country awaits you on this 12-day tour through five of Canada's provinces.
Departs from May 2014 to October 2014.
Trans Canada By Rail with Jasper - Toronto to Vancouver 10 days from $2869
Two cosmopolitan cities.
Departs from October 2013 to October 2014.
Western Canada Winter Adventure 11 days from $4695
Embark on a tour of a lifetime full of snow-capped mountains, pristine lakes, and evergreen forests, Explore cosmopolitan Vancouver, delight in panoramic views from the glass-domed ceiling of VIA Rail's Canadian, and take a gondola ride in Banff among many exciting activities that set this winter tour apart from all the rest.
Departs from November 2013 to February 2014.
Western Explorer & Coastal Passage - Seattle to Calgary 10 days from $4120
This popular rail vacation from Vancouver to Jasper, Lake Louise, and Banff just got better with the inclusion of the Coastal Passage from Seattle along the Pacific Coast to Vancouver.
Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.