Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Lake Louise, Alberta and Vancouver, British Columbia.
About the Tour
Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Lake Louise, Alberta and Vancouver, British Columbia. This route traces the historic transcontinental rail line that united Canada's East and West and includes, amongst other highlights, the legendary Spiral Tunnels.
- 2 day Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service or GoldLeaf Service
- 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches
- 1 night accommodation
- Station and hotel transfers in Kamloops and Lake Louise
- Luggage delivery in Kamloops
- Complimentary snacks and beverages served at your seat.
Day 1 - Lake Louise to KamloopsTravel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain hamlet of Lake Louise to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia's interior. Your journey takes you through a spectacular array of scenery as you travel between the 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, the Kicking Horse Canyon, Rogers Pass and Craigellachie - where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven. Overnight in Kamloops. (B, L)
Day 2 - Kamloops to VancouverYour 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 Interior, through winding river canyons and pristine forests, to the Coast and Cascade Mountains and the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley. Highlights included 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. (B, L)
SilverLeaf Service & Hotel
Travel aboard Rocky Mountaineer's SilverLeaf and take in the awe-inspiring scenery of the Canadian Rockies through the panoramic windows of your custom-designed single-level dome coach.
GoldLeaf Service & Hotel
Travel first-class aboard Rocky Mountaineer’s GoldLeaf Service. A custom-designed bi-level dome coach puts travelers right in the middle of the awe-inspiring scenery of the Canadian Rockies as they enjoy gourmet meals prepared by onboard chefs.
Passport & Visa Requirements
It is your responsibility to check and fulfill the passport, visa, health and immigration requirements applicable to your itinerary. We do not accept any responsibility if you cannot travel, or incur any other loss because you have not complied with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities. You agree to reimburse us in relation to any fines or other losses which we incur as a result of your failure to comply with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities.