The Rocky Mountaineer

Experience the majesty of the Canadian Rockies

This fantastic journey will take you through the dramatic mountainscape of the Canadian Rockies. We’ll travel through Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper and you indulge in this fantastic way to experience British Columbia and Alberta.

Oh, did we mention the panoramic cars, giving you a real sense of immersion?

 

About this journey

Choose from three journey options:

First Passage to The West – Vancouver – Kamloops – Banff/Lake Louise – 2 days/1 night or 4 days/3 nights

Canadian Rockies Highlights – Vancouver – Kamloops –  Banff –  Lake Louise – Calgary – 7 days/6 nights (2 days on the train)

Coastal Passage – Seattle – Vancouver – Kamloops –  Jasper – Lake Louise – Banff – Calgary – 10 days/9 nights (3 days on the train)

Explore the sights of the Canadian Rockies on 3 distinct journeys. As the mountainscapes glide past, you will relax in a stunning observation car to take in the view.

 

 

Learn about the different journey options by rolling tour mouse over each day.

Journey title

Route 1 – First Passage to The West

Vancouver – Kamloops – Banff/Lake Louise

Route 2 – Canadian Rockies Highlights

Vancouver – Kamloops –  Banff –  Lake Louise – Calgary

Route 3 – Coastal Passage

Seattle – Vancouver – Kamloops –  Jasper – Lake Louise – Banff – Calgary
This journey will take you through the world-famous Spiral Tunnels and Craigllechie, famous as the last spike on the Canadian Pacific Railway.

This historic route retraces in the footsteps of the old West and is the only passenger rail service available. You will get the chance to take in the Continental Divide, see the snow-capped Rockies, stunning canyons, and impressive glaciers on your way.

This tour is also available in reverse.

There are some fantastic places to take in on this route, including Banff and Lake Louise. The bustling cities of Vancouver and Calgary entice you before releasing you into the Rockies for an unforgettable journey. Some of the experiences you’ll enjoy include: a helicopter tour over the wondrous Rockies; Banff gondola to the summit of Sulphur Mountain; Grouse Mountain; the Spiral Tunnels; the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River; a helicopter flight over six glaciers; Capilano Suspension Bridge; Calgary Tower; Vancouver Outlook.

This tour is also available in reverse.

Travelling from Seattle, the Rockies are on your doorstep with this beautiful journey. You will experience the cosmopolitan cities of Vancouver and Washington, on this tour and be treated to luxurious hospitality travelling through the Rockies in daylight on the train.

Your journey will include: a helicopter tour over the wondrous Rockies; Banff gondola to the summit of Sulphur Mountain; Capilano Suspension Bridge, Grouse Mountain; the Spiral Tunnels; Athabasca Glacier and more.

This tour is also available in reverse.

Meals

  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Non-alcoholic beverages
  • Alcoholic beverages with the GoldLeaf service
  • Gourmet snacks with the GoldLeaf services

Other Services

  • A copy of the ‘Rocky Mountaineer newspaper’
  • Hotel transfers
  • Admission for excursions

 

Vancouver to Calgary – 2020 Prices
Start Dates SilverLeaf GoldLeaf GoldLeaf Deluxe
Apr 12 – 26 $2,949 $3,799 $4,049
Apr 30 $3,249 $3,999 $4,499
May 3 – 28 $3,349 $4,349 $4,549
May 31 – Jun 11 $3,749 $4,749 $4,699
Jun 14 – 29 $3,749 $4,799 $4,899
Jul 2 – 27 $3,749 $4,799 $4,899
Jul 30 – Sep 3 $4,249 $4,899 $4,999
Sep 6 – 27 $4,249 $4,899 $4,949
Oct 1 – 8 $2,999 $4,049 $4,199

 

 

 

Starts in Vancouver Starts in Calgary
April 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30

May 3, 4, 7, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 28, 31

June 1, 4, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 28, 29

July 2, 5, 6, 9, 12, 13, 16, 19, 20, 23, 26, 27, 30

August 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24, 27, 30, 31

September 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27

October 1, 4, 8

April 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30

May 3, 4, 7, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 28, 31

June 1, 4, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 28, 29

July 2, 5, 6, 9, 12, 13, 16, 19, 20, 23, 26, 27, 30

August 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24, 27, 30, 31

September 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27

October 1, 4, 8

Please note: there is no onboard sleeping on this train.

GoldLeaf & GoldLeaf Deluxe

  • Bi-level glass-dome coach
  • Oversized glass-dome windows
  • Large, exclusive outdoor viewing platform
  • Gourmet breakfast and lunch served in a lower-level dining room
  • Complimentary beverages and snacks

SilverLeaf

  • Single-level glass-dome coach
  • Full glass-dome windows
  • Outdoor viewing area
  • Delicious breakfast and lunch served in the comfort of your seat
  • Complimentary beverages and snacks