Fly to Toronto
Fly to Toronto. Make your way to your hotel to start your discoveries of Canada's largest city.
In the morning transfer independently to the Toronto rail station for boarding of Via Rail "The Canadian". The train departs Toronto at 9:30 am on Sundays.
Days 3 & 4
The Canadian Train
The Canadian by Via Rail is the greatest rail trip in the country. No other mode of transportation allows you to experience the country so intimately, whether from the comfort of your cabin or from the scenic dome car.
Enjoy an unforgettable journey from Toronto to Vancouver with a stop in Jasper. Glide through golden prairies, rugged lake country, waterfalls, picturesque towns and the snowy peaks of the majestic Rockies. And delight in the chefs' freshly prepared meals that showcase Canadian cuisine and exquisite regional specialties.
Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch, and dinner on both days
The train is scheduled to arrive at 6:30 am. Make your way to your hotel in Jasper, a picturesque community in the heart of Jasper National Park.
Take the whole day to explore the great Canadian Rockies. One of the highlights of this area is the Athabasca Glacier, part of the Columbia Icefield. You can drive across it in a special Ice Explorer all-terrain vehicle and you can get out and walk around on this incredible natural wonder.
The Canadian Train
The Canadian train is set to depart Jasper at 9:30 am for a journey through the high peaks, deep valleys and history of the Canadian Rockies. You'll spend one night on the train before reaching Vancouver.
Your train pulls into the station in the morning, which gives you plenty of time to begin discovering this great city. You might want to try a convenient hop-on / hop-off tour. It's a great way to see the highlights like Chinatown, Gastown and Granville Island
Take a full day to experience more of Vancouver. You could head to the beach or take a day trip to Whistler or Victoria.
Make your way to the airport for your flight home.