Best Winter Rail Vacations
Jun 30, 2020 · By Vacations By Rail
Let's discuss the variety of trains that whisk you away to these scenic landscapes, the top destinations to visit in the winter, and some of the winter itineraries.Read more
2022 Tour code: GR-CWWA-22
About the tour
A cross-continental adventure, this 10-day expedition exposes the breathtaking frozen panoramas of the Canadian Rockies and the warm ambiance of Canada's great cities in the winter. Our journey begins upon arrival in Toronto, where we embark on a full-day tour of one of the world's great wonders, Niagara Falls, and board one of Canada's most iconic trains, VIA Rail's Canadian, for a journey across the country to Vancouver. The train spends 4 days winding through the ever-changing landscape, presenting cities, towns and remote and wild expanses. We enjoy several opportunities to disembark the train during the route, including in Winnipeg, Edmonton and Jasper. The amenities of the train are truly top-notch, with its domed-glass sightseeing lounge, delectable chef-prepared cuisine and onboard entertainment. On arrival in Vancouver, a sightseeing tour introduces us to the best of the city, then you are at leisure for the remainder of the trip to enjoy the sights of Vancouver independently. The beauty of Canada in winter is undeniable, and with this tour, you have the grand opportunity to experience it first-hand.
Arrive in Toronto, and make your way to the Sheraton Center Toronto Hotel to meet your group and Tour Manager. Check-in for the first of two nights here, and then take some time to get acquainted with this cultural melting pot of a city. Toronto is brimming with fantastic museums, including the Hockey Hall of Fame and the Art Gallery of Ontario, and has an inviting atmosphere that welcomes exploration. Overnight Toronto.
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