Calgary/Banff to Vancouver(Trip value - $9447.90)

This four-day vacation for two people starts on June 21, 2022.

Ride the luxurious Rocky Mountaineer train through the Canadian Rockies! On this historic Canadian Pacific Railway route through Banff National Park, you will see the very best of Canada’s landscapes: mountains, lakes, and waterfalls, from the peaks of the Rocky Mountains to the shores of the Pacific Ocean.

The world-famous Rocky Mountaineer is truly the trip of a lifetime. This luxury sightseeing train travels exclusively through the Canadian Rockies by daylight, slowing to highlight natural marvels. While indulging in hand-crafted, local cuisine, top-shelf beverages, and endless snacks and treats, you will listen to professional guides who will narrate Western Canada’s storied history and highlight unforgettable natural beauty. The Rocky Mountaineer stops overnight in the lake town of Kamloops so guests can sleep in a comfortable hotel and get ready for the rest of their adventure.

Travel Summary

  • June 21: Private Transfer from your location of choice to Banff - overnight in Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel (Gold Floor)
  • June 22: Rocky Mountaineer Train from Banff to Kamloops - overnight in Kamloops
  • June 23: Rocky Mountaineer Train from Kamloops to Vancouver - overnight in  Fairmont Waterfront (Gold Floor)
  • June 24: Vancouver Departure

Daily Itinerary

June 21 - Private Transfer From Calgary to Banff

Enjoy a scenic private transfer from Calgary to Banff. The resort town of Banff is located within Banff National Park, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. You’ll have some time to explore Banff before spending the night in this charming mountain town. Overnight accommodations at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel are provided on the luxurious Gold Floor including mountain views.

June 22 - Travel Onboard The Rocky Mountaineer Train From Banff to Kamloops

Today your spectacular train journey commences. After a short transfer to the Banff Station, board the Rocky Mountaineer train. Toast to a breathtaking trip through the Rockies with your hosts and enjoy an uncompromised view of the untouched landscapes our country is famous for.

Learning about landmarks like the Spiral Tunnels and Glacier National Park as you view them from your dome car will add a sense of awe to your ride. After a full day mountain peaks, fine dining and awe inspiring views, a dramatic change of scenery will take place as you approach the drier environment of the city of Kamloops, your home for the night. Overnight accommodations will be provided for you in Kamloops. The hotel will be assigned to you while onboard the train.

June 23 - Travel Onboard The Rocky Mountaineer Train From Kamloops to Vancouver

Today the mountains return and combine with thick fir forests and the Fraser River to create a spectacular setting for your second day aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. Today, one of the highlights will be passing by Hell’s Gate, a narrow canyon that transforms the Fraser River into a powerful surge of water rapids.

Arrive in Vancouver in the late afternoon and after checking into your hotel, take the time to wander through this incredible city on the west coast of Canada. Overnight accommodations at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel are provided on the luxurious Gold Floor including harbour views.

June 24 - Vancouver Departure

Your tour ends once you’ve checked out of your hotel. Another incredible bucket list item has been added to your list of world travels. Thank you for travelling with Canada Rail Vacations and thank you for supporting the Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families cause!

What's Included

  • Private transfer from your Calgary home, the Calgary airport or downtown
  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service
  • 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches onboard train
  • One night of accommodation at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel Gold Floor
  • One night of accommodation at a moderate hotel in Kamloops
  • One night of accommodation at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel Gold Floor
  • Rail station transfers in Banff, Kamloops and Vancouver
  • All taxes

Not Included

  • Transportation to the Vancouver airport
  • Gratuities for rail, hotel and transfer staff
  • Flight from Vancouver

If you’re the winning bidder, your donation will directly support kids with physical disabilities and help them experience childhood pleasures such as riding a bike. The funds raised from this year’s event will be used to expand the Adapted Bike Program to grow their inventory and variety of bicycles and equipment. Residual funds will be dedicated to supporting the increasing demands for family resources, crisis & adapted equipment funding as we recover from the impacts of COVID-19.