1. First Passage to the West
Named for the pass over which it crosses, the train commences its journey in Vancouver and traverses the Rocky Mountains, with an overnight stop in Kamloops before reaching its final destination of Lake Louise or Banff. This route also operates in the opposite direction. Passengers enjoying this two day route will see Cisco Crossings, Avalanche Alley, Jaws of Death Gorge, Stoney Creek Bridge, Kicking Horse River and Castle Mountain.
Operates: April to October.
2. Journey Through the Clouds
Begins in Vancouver and follows the same legendary journey to Kamloops where an overnight stop is taken, then takes the higher route through the scenic valleys and Rocky Mountains to a final destination of Jasper. This route also operates in the opposite direction. Known for the abundance of wildlife and majestic Mount Robson, this two day route also includes Thompson and Fraser Canyons, Pyramid Falls and Jasper National Park.
Operates: April to October.
3. Rainforest to Gold Rush
The Rainforest to Gold Rush route is a three day journey, commencing in Vancouver. Day one follows the Sea to Sky Corridor to Whistler, where an overnight stay is enjoyed. Day two follows the mighty Fraser River to Quesnel where a second overnight stay is taken. On day three the train climbs through the Rocky Mountain Trench and Cariboo Mountains to its ultimate destination of Jasper. This route also operates in the opposite direction. The historic Caribou Gold Rush region and the lush forests of northern British Columbia are highlights of this route.
Operates: May to October.
4. Coastal Passage
Coastal Passage commences its journey in Seattle, in Washington State, USA, and has a destination of Vancouver. From here, it connects to First Passage to The West, Journey through the Clouds and Rainforest to Gold Rush. This route also operates in the opposite direction. The six hour journey hugs the Pacific Coast and has numerous scenic highlights including Fraser River, White Rock, Bellingham Bay and the Cascade Mountains.
Operates: May to September.
A choice of travel classes ensures that this incredible journey can be enjoyed by everyone.
Enjoy delicious hot meals, served at your seat, as you take your voyage through the Rockies. Your journey also includes tempting snacks and complimentary beverages including wine, beer, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks. The landscape is amazing, and in SilverLeaf you'll enjoy panoramic views in the single level glass domed cars. SilverLeaf Service includes one night's accommodation in Kamloops on First Passage to the West and Journey through the Clouds routes and one night in both Whistler and Quesnel on the Rainforest to Gold Rush route.
The custom-designed GoldLeaf Dome Car puts you right in the centre of the awe-inspiring scenery and provides both excellent commentary and superb personal service. Guests are welcomed on board and shown to their rotating and reclining dome-level seats, where complimentary snacks and beverages are served. The gourmet breakfasts and lunches included are served in the lower-level dining room. GoldLeaf Service includes one night’s upgraded accommodation in Kamloops or Quesnel and transportation to the hotel.
2017 STAY & PLAY PROMOTION. Book a qualifying 2017 Rocky Mountaineer package by March 31st 2017 and receive up to £350 per couple in added value.
Book a package of eight days or more, travelling in SilverLeaf or GoldLeaf classes and you'll receive a credit of £350 per couple, or a package of five to seven days and receive a credit of £180 per couple. Credit can be applied to:
- Adding other rail routes to the journey
- Extra nights in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary or Seattle
- Additional activities or tours
- Meal plans
- Car rental
- Add an Alaska cruise
2017 GO SOLO PROMOTION. Pay the per person double occupancy rate as a single traveller on qualifying Rocky Mountaineer packages of 5 nights or more. This offer is applicable to journeys made between April 1st and May 31st 2017, when booked by May 15th 2017. It is not combinable with the 'Stay & Play Promotion'.