First Passage to the West
Journey through the Clouds
Rainforest to Gold Rush
2 Day Rail Trips
This eight-day vacation features the finest of rail and luxury motorcoach travel. From the mountain resort of Whistler and the Coastal Mountains, it's on to the highlights of the Rockies before circling back again to the coast onboard Rocky Mountaineer's daylight-only train. The entire time, mountains peaks, emerald green lakes and lush forests surround you.
Call 877-929-7245 for air fares and schedules from your city to and from Vancouver.
- 7 nights hotel accommodation
- Rocky Mountaineer ‘RedLeaf’ service,
and lunch daily)
- Mountain Quest Two-Day Sightseeing
(1 breakfast, 2 lunches, 1 dinner)
- Banff, Lake Louise and Icefields
Parkway Sightseeing Excursions
- Banff Gondola Admission
- Columbia Icefield Glacier Experience
- Minnewanka Lake Cruise (seasonal)
- National Park fees
- Luggage handling
Day 1 Vancouver to Lac Le Jeune
Your journey starts with a morning departure from Vancouver along the Sea to Sky Highway through Whistler, and continues eastwards into the interior of British Columbia. A lunch stop is provided at the historic village of Lillooet, arriving at Lac Le Jeune Resort in time for evening dinner. (Lunch and a buffet dinner are included).
Day 2 Lac Le Jeune to Banff
After breakfast (included), a morning departure from Lac Le Jeune will take you onwards through British Columbia towards the Canadian Rockies. A lunch break in Revelstoke (included) and a further stop at Lake Louise "Jewel of the Rockies", before arriving in Banff for your overnight stay.
Day 3 Discovering Banff
Enjoy this morning's 'Discover Banff' Excursion with a visit to the Banff Hoodoos and the Bow Falls. Also visit Sulphur Mountain with an opportunity to reach the summit in a Gondola car. The remainder of your afternoon is at leisure to explore the breathtaking landscape and shops of Banff. Enjoy a second evening in this famous resort.
Day 4 Visiting Lake Louise and the Yoho Valley
Today, enjoy a full-day excursion to Lake Louise (seasonal*). Highlights include Johnston Canyon, Moraine Lake, Takakkaw Falls, Emerald Lake and of course Lake Louise. Return to Banff in the early evening.
Day 5 Banff to Jasper Sightseeing
Today is a full day guided excursion to Jasper on the Icefields Parkway via Lake Louise. Brilliant scenery, historic interpretation, and a ride onto the Athabasca Glacier via the famous Ice Explorer highlight your day.
Day 6 and 7 'Rocky Mountaineer' to Kamloops and Vancouver
All aboard the "Rocky Mountaineer" for a two day rail adventure. Experience the spectacular Kicking Horse Pass views and the Spiral Tunnels as you wind your way through the mountains of the Canadian Rockies. Overnight in Kamloops. En route to Vancouver the 'Rocky Mountaineer' follows the Thompson and Fraser Rivers to Hell's Gate Canyon. Breakfast and lunch are served onboard. Upon arrival in the west coast city of Vancouver transfer via taxi to your hotel.
Day 8 Departing Vancouver
A morning check out from your hotel concludes your Majestic Circle vacation.