Canada by Rail (14 days)
Journey by train in comfort and style from Halifax to Canada's West Coast. See the untamed wilderness of Northern Ontario, panoramic views of the rolling prairies as you cross Manitoba and Saskatchewan, and the majestic mountains of the Canadian Rockies. There is something special about taking the train in Canada, for it was the railway that linked this country together. Recreate the great era of train travel as you ride the rails across this beautiful country.
VIA's Sleeper Plus Class brings you to Toronto where you will spend one night. From here, enjoy first-class services aboard VIA's restored "Canadian". Watch the rugged Canadian Shield, the untamed wilderness of Northern Ontario, and the vast rolling prairies pass by your window. Once in Jasper, travel the breathtaking Icefields Parkway by motorcoach and, weather permitting, ride the Sno-Coach up the Athabasca Glacier. Spend two nights in Banff before boarding the Rocky Mountaineer - "The Most Spectacular Train Trip in the World". This two-day narrated rail tour twists through the spiral tunnels of the Rockies and follows the beautiful Fraser River Valley to Vancouver, where you unpack for a three-night stay.