Discover the Canadian Rockies by Rail

  • Destination: Canada

First Passage to the West
from Calgary to Vancouver

10/7 – 10/14/20

Escorted by Worldwide Travelers’ Darrellynn Hanes

Tour highlights:

  • Prepaid Rail Gratuities
  • Calgary Tower
  • Sightseeing tour of Banff
  • Helicopter Tour
  • Banff Gondola
  • National Parks Pass
  • Banff & Yoho National Parks
  • Lake Louise
  • Rail through the Canadian Rockies
  • North Shore Vancouver
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge
  • Grouse Mountain
  • Vancouver Lookout

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Wednesday 7th October
Fly from your city to Calgary (we’re happy to assist with airfare). Transfer to the Delta Calgary Downtown (one night stay). Calgary Tower Admission – transfers and tour on your own as other travelers arrive
Thursday 8th October

  • Breakfast at the Delta Calgary Downtown & Check out
  • Motorcoach transfer with sightseeing to Banff. Highlights include Hoodoos Rock Formations, Surprise Corner and Tunnel Mountain Drive
  • Panoramic Helicopter Tour – This tour will take you 7,546 ft above sea level! Appreciate the sheer size of the glaciers, lakes and waterfalls.
  • Banff Gondola – Climb Sulphur Mountain in a record breaking eight minute ride to the top in a comfortable 4 person gondola cabin.
  • National Parks Pass – Included in your package to explore on your own (other than traveling on the motorcoach or rail with the group).
  • Transfer to Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa for three night stay.

Friday 9th October

  • Breakfast at the Caribou Lodge
  • Sightseeing tour of Banff & Yoho National Parks, including Lake Louise. This full day tour includes Emerald Lake, Kicking Horse River, The Fairmont Chateau at Lake Louise where you will have free time to enjoy the breathtaking surroundings of Lake Louise.

Saturday 10th October
Breakfast at the Caribou Lodge. Free day to explore Banff.
Sunday 11th October

  • Checkout Caribou Lodge (Breakfast on the train)
  • Motorcoach transfer to the rail station to board our beautiful Gold Leaf Rail Car
  • Rail to Kamloops – Your Gold Leaf Service includes, Breakfast, Lunch & Snack as well as beverages including alcohol
  • Motorcoach transfer to our Hotel in Kamloops
  • One night stay in Kamloops – Evening at leisure

Monday 12th October

  • Motorcoach transfer to the rail station
  • Rail to Vancouver – Your Gold Leaf Service includes, Breakfast, Lunch & Snack as well as beverages including alcohol
  • Gratuities for the rail staff have been included
  • Motorcoach transfer to the Sheraton Wall Centre Vancouver

Tuesday 13th October

  • Breakfast at the Sheraton Wall Centre
  • Full day motorcoach sightseeing including stops/entries at the Capilano Suspension Bridge, Vancouver Lookout, and Grouse Mountain

Wednesday 14th October

  • Breakfast at the Sheraton Wall Centre
  • Return to your home city (we can assist with an extended stay, airfare and transfers)

 

TOUR PRICING

SINGLE OCCUPANCY: $4,649
DOUBLE OCCUPANCY: $3,463
Rates are per person. Deposit of $400 per person is due by 12/18/19. Final payment is due by July 30, 2020.


PRICES INCLUDE

  • Breakfast daily at the hotel
  • One night stay at the Delta Calgary Downtown
  • Admission to Calgary Tower
  • Ssightseeing tour Calgary to Banff/Lake Louise
  • Panaromic Helicopter Tour
  • Banff Gondola
  • National Parks Pass
  • 3 night stay at the Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa
  • Sightseeing tour Banff, Yoho National Parks, including Lake Louise
  • Gold Leaf Rail Service Banff to Kamloops
  • One night stay in Kamloops (hotel to be announced)
  • Gold Leaf Rail from Kamloops to Vancouver
  • Onboard Host Gratuity
  • Two nights stay at the Sheraton Wall Centre
  • Sightseeing tour North shore, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Grouse Mountain, & The Vancouver lookout


PRICES EXCLUDE

  • Airfare (which we can assist with)
  • Transfers to and from your hotel(s)
  • Cancellation/travel insurance
  • Meals & drinks other than breakfast
  • Optional tours/excursions/sightseeing
  • Gratuities (other than Rail)
  • Souvenirs

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