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Lakes & Mountains

Travel to the lakes and mountains by train for the picture-perfect backdrop for your next vacation. Get back to nature with a selection of train vacations tranquil settings including Alaska with Mt. McKinley standing tall, a Colorado rail adventure through the Rocky Mountains aboard the region’s historic trains, throughout Western Canada’s majestic Canadian Rockies with visits to national parks and alpine hamlets including the ever-beautiful and must-see Lake Louise, Scandinavia with its cliffs overlooking rushing fjords, and Switzerland’s famous Alps.


 Lakes & Mountains

Lakes and mountains

Western Canada Winter Adventure 11 days from $4995

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 2014 to February 2015.

Western Circle Explorer from Vancouver 8 days from $TBD

A grand circle through Canada's mountain West! Experience the pampering of VIA Rail's Sleeper Touring class aboard 'The Canadian' from Vancouver to Jasper.

Departs from September 2014 to December 2015.

Western Explorer & Coastal Passage - Seattle to Calgary 10 days from $4640

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 2015 to September 2015.

Western Explorer - Vancouver to Calgary 8 days from $2676

This is one of the most popular tours vacationers choose when planning their Rocky Mountain get-aways.

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

Winter in Banff, Jasper & Whistler 9 days from $1656

Embark on a winter escape to three of the Canadian Rockies' spectacular resort towns—Banff, Jasper and Whistler—on this well-planned 9-day vacation.

Departs from January 2014 to April 2015.

Winter in the Rockies 8 days from $1742

Let VIA Rail's deluxe Snow Train from Vancouver to Jasper pamper you with comfortable sleeping accommodations, delicious meals, and stunning views from the dome cars.

Departs from November 2014 to April 2015.

Winter in Western Canada 9 days from $1891

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

Departs from November 2014 to April 2015.

Wonders of the West 10 days from $3145

Without question, both Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks are truly 'Wonders of the West' and offer some of the most stunning scenery in North America.

Departs from June 2015 to August 2015.

Yosemite & Denali National Parks with Cruise 18 days from $4145

Experience the beauty of the Pacific Coast on this 18-day rail-cruise journey that takes you to two of the world's most majestic National Parks.

Departs from August 2014 to August 2015.


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