If you're planning a trip to Canada, the Canadian Rockies Train Tours are a must-do for any traveler. But when's the best time to go? While it can depend on your personal preference, spring, spanning from March to May, offers breathtaking wildlife sightings and mesmerizing snow-covered mountain peaks, providing a captivating allure to your journey. Booking your 2024 Canadian Rockies Train Tours by February 29th and enjoy 10% up to $3,500 in savings per couple!
And for those looking to save even more, consider booking outside peak travel season for preferred pricing and whether you are looking for a pre-set package or a custom-made itinerary pay attention to our 'Freedom of Choice' tours. These options allow you to easily customize the itinerary without affecting overall cost. We offer different hotel grades for each itinerary to help you control your budget, so you can choose the accommodations that best suit your preferences.
Why You Should Travel with Rocky Mountaineer
The iconic Rocky Mountaineer train is not just an ordinary mode of transportation. It is a timeless journey through one of the most scenic routes in the world. The train runs through the Canadian Rockies, showcasing breathtaking landscapes and wildlife sightings. It all began in 1990 and since then, Rocky Mountaineer has become known for its unparalleled service, luxury amenities, and awe-inspiring views. The train features glass-dome coaches, allowing passengers to immerse themselves in the stunning surroundings and witness stunning glaciers, cascading waterfalls, and pristine lakes as they sit back and relax. The friendly onboard hosts will provide excellent service, delicious cuisine, and entertaining activities to keep everyone engaged.
Which Route Suits Your Travel Desires
The routes available are many and varied, depending on what you're looking for. The Classic Rockies Circle Tour is an 8-day trip encompassing some of the most iconic destinations in the Rockies like Banff and Lake Louise. The Journey Through the Clouds takes you from Vancouver to Jasper via Kamloops, while the Rainforest to Gold Rush route takes you through the rugged coast of British Columbia. Whichever route you choose, you're bound to see some breathtaking landscapes along the way - from soaring mountain peaks to turquoise lakes and sprawling glaciers. You'll also be stopping in some of the most charming towns and cities, where you can immerse yourself in the culture and heritage of the region.
What Exquisite Luxuries Await You onboard
As you board your Rocky Mountaineer coach, get ready for a luxurious journey that will leave you awestruck with your choice between SilverLeaf and GoldLeaf services, promising nothing but the best. Every detail has been meticulously planned to offer you a first-class onboard experience with locally inspired culinary delights that cater to your every craving. Indulge in gourmet cuisine, enjoy historic storytelling, and view the stunning panorama of Canadian landscapes from the minute you embark. Don't forget to savor the carefully crafted cocktails as you take in the breathtaking views from the comfort of your seat, so sit back, relax, and enjoy an all-inclusive luxury train journey full of awe-inspiring experiences.
How to Customize Your Trip with Exciting Activities
Are you looking to enhance your journey and make the most out of your trip? Consider adding some optional activities, such as helicopter tours or wildlife viewing, to your itinerary. In Jasper, you have the freedom of choice with five different excursion options. Take a morning tour of Maligne Valley with Medicine Lake, go on an evening adventure to discover Jasper and its wildlife, embark on a gentle raft float on the Athabasca River, hike through Maligne Canyon, upgrade to a Maligne Valley sightseeing and boat cruise experience, take to the skies for an epic rocky mountain adventure or explore the great Canadian Rockies on legendary Harley Davidson motorcycle tour.
After exploring Jasper, drive the Icefields Parkway and prepare for an exhilarating journey on the Athabasca Glacier aboard the Ice Explorer. Walk on the glacier, feel the ice, and even drink some of its pure, melted water. Explore the glacier skywalk to stand on a glass platform almost one thousand feet in the air and enjoy fossils, waterfall views, and incredible glacier landscapes along an interpretive walkway before heading to Lake Louise for sightseeing and a picnic lunch, then continuing to Banff.
In Banff, you again have the freedom of choice with five different excursion options. Choose from options such as exploring Banff's wildlife and Ride the Banff Gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain and maximize views of Banff National Park, dine in one of the restaurants, hike a trail, or simply soak up the sights from the observation deck. Embarking on a small group tour of Moraine Lake and Lake Louise. Cowboy horseback cookout BBQ lunch or a guided hike are also available options. Whatever you choose, know that you're in for an unforgettable trip filled with adventure and scenic views.
How This Trip Supports Sustainable Travel Practices and Local Communities
Our trip has been carefully planned to ensure that we leave a positive impact on the environment and local communities. From staying in eco-friendly accommodation and supporting local businesses to participating in community-based projects and cultural activities, our trip is designed to promote sustainable tourism and preserve the local culture. By taking this trip, we are not only enjoying a memorable travel experience but also making a difference in the lives of the people we encounter along the way. Let's travel sustainably and responsibly and make this trip a truly meaningful one!
Best Selling Canadian Rockies Train Tours for 2024
Taking a train trip through the Canadian Rockies is not just a great adventure but also a chance to create memories that will last a lifetime. It's time to make that dream trip a reality and tick off one of the top items on your travel bucket list. Browse our best selling packages here and Contact one of our Travel Designers to create a custom trip that's just for you, or visit our Canadian Rockies by Rail page for unforgettable summer trip ideas.
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