Almost 30 Years of Excellence


Year Canada Rail Vacations was incorporated in Calgary, Alberta


Guests have travelled with Canada Rail Vacations

Rocky Mountaineer

Choose to experience the gold-standard in luxury train travel and unparalleled customer service aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. Realize a lifelong dream by travelling through some of the most majestic mountain scenery in the world.

Rocky Mountaineer

VIA Rail Canada

VIA Rail is Canada’s classic overnight rail passenger service. At Canada Rail Vacations, all of our Trans Canada tour packages include nights aboard “The Canadian” train. On this nostalgic train, you’ll step into a golden past and relive Canada’s history.

VIA Rail Canada

Private Tours

Over the past 28 years of providing unforgettable tours throughout our beautiful country, Canada Rail Vacations has assembled a team of some of the best guides in the business.

Private Tours


Every tour by Canada Rail Vacations within Canada includes your choice of four different levels of accommodation: Popular, Superior, Deluxe and Premium Hotels.


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Collaborative coordination and shared growth.



Working with the best service providers in the industry.


Travel Agents

Competitive commissions & unparalleled service.

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Featured Rail Tours

Our most iconic tours - our customers' favourites

Train through the amazing Rockies!

What Do Our Customers Think?

Over the past 28 years we've hosted over 11,000 clients in Canada and USA. We've since had hundreds of clients come back on repeat tours. One gentleman has even travelled with us five times. It warms our hearts when guests rebook year over year as it means so much to us to see and speak with them and keep them in the Canada Rail Vacations' family.


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Our History

For nearly 30 years, we have been inspired by exploring Canada’s beauty and history by train – from coast, to coast, to coast. We showcase this inspiration every day when we design your once-in-a-lifetime vacation. We curate unforgettable experiences that are created just for you. As a small, family-owned business, our clients trust that we are knowledgeable, dedicated, and devoted to creating custom tours so that you can experience Canada by rail, your way.

The possibilities are endless. Whether you want to gracefully glide through the Canadian Rockies aboard the luxurious Rocky Mountaineer, travel the entire breadth of Canada aboard VIA Rail, or experience Canada’s rich natural heritage with a private guide, we are here to help you create the package you are looking for!

Our small, tight-knit team work together on all bookings and we’re proud of our attention to detail in everything we do. When you book with us, you won’t just be a number as every one of us has worked on your file at some point in time. We’re happy to have you join our family when you book with us and we really look forward to hosting you on our tours.

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