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Spend Christmas in Canada and celebrate the holiday season in a winter wonderland. Admire the prairies and plains blanketed in freshly fallen snow, waterfalls frozen in midstream along the mountainsides and the snow-capped mountains from the warmth of your train car as you travel to favorite winter destinations throughout Western Canada. Visit Toronto’s Christmas Markets and see Vancouver’s Stanley Park twinkle under holiday lights. Enjoy stays in cozy lodges bedecked with holiday décor. Revel in winter activities like dogsledding, canyon icewalks, skiing and snowshoeing. And connect all of these destinations with a classic overnight train journey aboard VIA Rail’s Canadian.


Christmas Tours

New Orleans Holiday & The Spirit of the Antebellum South 11 days from $3138

Aboard the festive American Queen riverboat. On this elegant river cruise, you’ll discover the traditions of the Cajun and Creole cultures and experience what remains of the grand Antebellum South.

Departs from December 2015 to May 2016.

Canadian Snow Train with Jasper -Toronto to Vancouver 10 days from $2800

Nothing shows you Canada like the train.

Departs from October 2015 to April 2016.

Christmas in the Rockies 11 days from $3365

Celebrate the holiday season in the Canadian Rockies with stays in Vancouver, Jasper National Park, Lake Louise and Banff National Park.

Departs from December 2015 to December 2015.

European Christmas Markets 9 days from $2121

Celebrate the holiday season with visits to the Christmas Markets in Germany and Austria.

Departs from November 2015 to December 2017.

Montreal & Quebec - Holiday 6 days from $620

Visit two of Canada's most popular cities, Montreal and Quebec City, on this enchanting vacation by rail during the holiday time.

Departs from November 2015 to February 2016.

Winter in Banff, Jasper & Whistler 9 days from $1799

Embark on a winter escape to three of the Canadian Rockies' spectacular resort towns—Banff, Jasper and Whistler—on this well-planned 10-day vacation.

Departs from November 2015 to April 2016.

Winter in Western Canada 9 days from $1919

Discover winter in western Canada on this 9-day rail vacation to Vancouver, Jasper and Edmonton.

Departs from November 2015 to April 2017.

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