2018 Coastal Passage Excursion CS West
- Calgary Tower
- Calgary to Banff Tour, including Banff Gondola (or reverse)
- Panoramic Helicopter Flightseeing
- Vancouver Lookout
- North Shore Tour with Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain
- 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner
- 3 day Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf Service
- Rail station transfers in Seattle, Vancouver, Kamloops, and Banff
- Luggage handling and National Park Pass
- 6 nights hotel
- from $2,879.20 USD
Arrive in Calgary and spend the rest of the day sightseeing on your own in 'The Heart of the New West'. Overnight in Calgary.
Depart Calgary this morning for a full-day tour concluding in Banff. Journey to Kananaskis where you will enjoy the highlight of today, a 12-minute Panoramic Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Continue on to Banff for a sightseeing tour including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Your tour ends on arrival in Banff late this afternoon. Overnight in Banff.
Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain town of Banff to Kamloops, in the heart of the BC Interior. Enjoy the spectacular array of scenery as you travel between the glacier and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies, over mountain passes and through remarkable tunnels, along rocky lakeshores and across the ranchlands of the Interior. Today's highlights include the Continental Divide, the Spiral Tunnels, Kicking Horse Canyon, Rogers Pass, and Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven. Overnight in Kamloops.
Day 4: Kamloops to Vancouver
Your journey continues towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of Vancouver. You will again see dramatic changes in scenery, from the desert-like environment of the Interior, through winding river canyons and pristine forests, to the Coast and Cascade Mountains and the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley. Highlights include the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River and the rushing waters of Hell's Gate in the Fraser Canyon. Your rail journey ends on arrival in Vancouver.
Day 5: Vancouver to Vancouver
Enjoy a six-hour sightseeing tour of Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. Travel across the Lions Gate Bridge and into the Coast Mountains. Experience the Capilano Suspension Bridge and Treetops Adventure, discovering the coastal temperate rainforest and British Columbia's First Nations heritage. Next, visit Grouse Mountain (gondola admission included), the Peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views of the city, ocean, and surrounding mountains. Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 6: Vancouver to Seattle
Travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer to the 'Emerald City' of Seattle. A motorcoach will transfer you to Pacific Central Station to clear US customs and board your dome coach. After boarding, toast the voyage ahead and indulge in a delectable hot breakfast. Highlights include the community of White Rock as the train hugs the Pacific Coast, views of Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands beyond, the fields at the foot of the Cascade Mountains near Mount Vernon, the fishing fleet (and Boeing jets) of Everett, and a unique view of the Chittenden Locks linking Puget Sound to Lakes Union and Washington. Upon arrival at King Street Station, a motorcoach will transfer you to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours at leisure. Overnight in Seattle.
Your vacation ends upon checkout from your Seattle hotel.
|May: ||14 21 28 |
|June: ||4 11 18 25 |
|July: ||2 9 16 23 30 |
|August: ||6 13 20 27 |
|September: ||3 10 17 |