Rocky Mountaineer Rail Tour

NOTE: Rocky Mountaineer Rail Tour is only open to the active airline employee and 1 guest (spouse, domestic partner, parent, child or friend). Unfortunately, they do not extend benefits to airline retirees or freight forwarder employees such as FedEx, DHL or UPS.

Rocky Mountaineer Canadian Rockies Highlights Rail Tour
from $2305*

Eastbound Vancouver to Calgary - Silverleaf Service
6 Days/5 Nights

Departures September 28 & October 1, 5, 8, 9 & 12, 2017 - $2230 per person

Day 1: Depart via your own carrier for your flight to Vancouver. (Call Open Skies for rates on standby flights.)

Arrive in Vancouver and spend time exploring this scenic city on your own.

Overnight in Vancouver at the Pinnacle Hotel Vanvoucer Harbourfront.

With a location just steps from the best of downtown Vancouver, along with stunning views and first-class cuisine, Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront has it all. But, the real Pinnacle difference is not what we have, but what we do, making every guest experience special with personalized service, thoughtful extras and unwavering attention to detail.

Day 2: Vancouver to Kamloops

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. On today’s journey you will see dramatic changes in scenery, from the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley, through forests and winding river canyons surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade Mountains, to the desert-like environment of the BC Interior. Highlights include the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River. Your day concludes as the Rocky Mountaineer travels along the shores of Kamloops Lake into Kamloops.

Overnight in Kamloops.

Day 3: Kamloops to Banff

Your journey continues eastwards to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will see a spectacular array of scenery as you travel across ranchlands, along rocky lakeshores, over high mountain passes and through the remarkable tunnels that form part of the rich rail history of the Canadian Rockies. Today’s highlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, the climb over Rogers Pass, Kicking Horse Canyon, the Spiral Tunnels and, of course, the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Your rail journey ends this evening in the resort town of Banff.

Overnight in Banff at the Elk + Avenue Hotel.

Experience exceptional comfort and warm hospitality at the Elk + Avenue Hotel, located in downtown Banff, in the heart of Banff National Park and the Canadian Rockies. Enjoy all the comforts of a modern hotel, including flat screen televisions, fitness facility, indoor whirlpool and dry cedar sauna.

Day 4: Experience a Yoho Park Tour - Banff to Lake Louise

A half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders, including the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake, and a natural rock bridge that spans the Kicking Horse River. The tour ends in Lake Louise where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure.

Overnight in Lake Louise at the Fairmont Chauteau Lake Louise.

Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta's Banff National Park. Discover endless outdoor recreational activities including hiking, canoeing, horseback riding, fishing, mountain biking and river rafting.

Day 5: Experience Lake Louise to Calgary Tour

Enjoy a full-day tour starting with a sightseeing tour of Banff. Highlights include Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner, and the Hoodoos. Admission to the Banff Gondola is included. Continue on to Kananaskis for a Summit Helicopter Tour. Your tour ends in Calgary late this afternoon.

Overnight in Calgary at the Hotel Arts.

Experience a sumptuous blend of modern luxury and intuitive service in Calgary's designer boutique-style hotel. Located in Downtown Calgary, Hotel Arts is home to two award-winning restaurants and 185 guestrooms, each well appointed with fine linens and chic contemporary decor.

Day 6: Check out of your Calgary hotel and proceed on your own to the airport for your return flight home.

ROCKY MOUNTAINEER CANADIAN ROCKIES HIGHLIGHTS RAIL TOUR INCLUDES: 5 night's accommodations (1 night each in Vancouver, Kamloops, Banff, Lake Louise & Calgary) at hotels indicated or similar, 2 breakfast, 2 lunches, hotel taxes and service charges and all touring as indicated above based on SilverLeaf Service. Call for upgrade to GoldLeaf service and rates on standby flights.

On the Train:

Take in the scenery through the windows of our custom-designed, single level glass dome coaches with oversized windows.
Delicious, hot entrée options served at your seat and plated to your preference.
Complimentary beverages, including wine, beer, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks will be served throughout your journey, along with gourmet snacks.

NOTE: Rocky Mountaineer Rail Tour is only open to the active airline employee and 1 guest (spouse, domestic partner, parent or child). Unfortunately, they do not extend benefits to retirees or freight forwarders such as FedEx, DHL or UPS.

**NOTE: Prices quoted are per person, double occupancy. Persons traveling single require a single supplement. Government taxes of approximately $170 per person are not included in the above rates. Contact Open Skies® for details.

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