Experience the unique world of rail travel! The Rocky Mountaineer is so much more than just a train. It’s the key to unlocking a hidden world of unparalleled beauty as you carve through otherwise inaccessible terrain in the Canadian Rockies. And your job aboard our all-dome fleet? To indulge in the most luxurious journey you’ve ever experienced. Spend 7 nights in fantastic four-star hotels and three days aboard the Rocky Mountaineer as we journey from Seattle to Calgary for a trip of a lifetime!
Depart Milwaukee for Seattle. Upon arrival in Seattle you’ll be transferred to your hotel. Your free time can be spent exploring Seattle’s waterfront, Chinatown, Pioneer Square, the sights of Pike Place Market, and/or the Space Needle at leisure.
Hotel: Paramount Hotel Seattle
A motorcoach will transfer you to King Street Station for the first leg of your Rocky Mountaineer journey. After boarding, enjoy dinner onboard as you travel past the Chittenden Locks linking Puget Sound to Lakes Union and Washington. Highlights include the fishing fleet (and Boeing jets) of Everett, the fields at the foot of the Cascade Mountains near Mount Vernon, sunset views of Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands beyond and, after crossing the Canadian border, the community of White Rock as the train hugs the Pacific Coast and travels into Vancouver. On arrival in Vancouver, a motorcoach will transfer you to your hotel.
Hotel: Rosedale on Robson Suites Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Today, enjoy a six-hour sightseeing tour of Vancouver’s spectacular North Shore. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to explore Vancouver. Overnight in Vancouver.
Hotel: Rosedale on Robson Suites Hotel
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.
Hotel: Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Your Rocky Mountaineer 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.
Hotel: Moose Hotel & Suites
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Enjoy the Mountain Lakes & Waterfalls tour from Banff including Lake Louise. The 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 Banff where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure. Overnight in Banff.
Hotel: Moose Hotel & Suites
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. Tonight enjoy a Farewell Dinner at the Calgary Tower. Overnight in Calgary.
Hotel: Delta Calgary Downtown
Meal: Breakfast, Dinner
After breakfast depart for your flight home
Join your tour guide as others as you explore the Rockies!
- Round-trip air from Milwaukee to Seattle, and return from Calgary, Alberta, Canada including current air taxes and fees
- Round-trip airport/hotel transfers in Seattle and Calgary
Hotel Accommodations – Seven Nights in 4-star Hotels
- One night in Seattle
- Two nights in Vancouver
- One night in Kamloops
- Two nights in Banff
- One night in Calgary
- Breakfast daily at the hotels
- Includes hotel service charges, taxes and luggage handling for one bag
- Three days of train travel with GoldLeaf Service on the Rocky Mountaineer including:
- A refreshing welcome aboard toast
- Hot gourmet breakfasts and lunches and one dinner onboard
- Morning scones and afternoon wine and cheese
- A custom-designed bi-level dome coach with meal service below and seating up top
- An exclusive outdoor viewing platform
- Complimentary beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and gourmet snacks
- Onboard local host gratuities
Sightseeing and Exclusive Highlights
- Vancouver sightseeing including Grouse Mountain and Capilano Suspension Bridge
- Mountain, Lakes and Waterfalls Sightseeing experiences in Banff and Lake Louise
- Banff Gondola
- Panoramic Helicopter Tour, Banff
- Final night Farewell Dinner at the Calgary Tower
- Air-conditioned motorcoach for transportation and sightseeing
- Rocky Mountaineer professional local travel hosts
- Professional tour manager from Fox World Travel *
- Customized, informative travel documents containing trip details and helpful packing and planning information
Not included: Travel Insurance, gratuities for airport porters, tour guides, motorcoach drivers, meals (other than those included in the package), optional excursions that may be offered, trip cancellation insurance, and any items of a personal nature.
* Minimum group required for the Fox World Travel tour manager to participate. In the unlikely event the minimum number is not reached, the tour will still include a professional local guide in the destination. NOTE: Hotels and Daily Itinerary are subject to change.
Single Supplement: $1,150.00
Initial Deposit: $700.00 per person
Final Payment Due: April 18, 2018
*Above base pricing is per person based on double occupancy. All air taxes and fees of $116.34 per person are included and subject to change.
Departure from Milwaukee to Seattle (July 27)
- Depart from General Mitchell International Airport on Delta 1713 at 7:55 a.m. and arrive at Seattle – Tacoma International Airport at 10:20 a.m.
Departure from Calgary to Minneapolis (August 3)
- Depart from Calgary International Airport on Delta 1365 at 2:15 p.m. and arrive at Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport at 6:03 p.m.
Return from Minneapolis to Milwaukee (August 3)
- Depart Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport on Delta 2336 at 8:30 p.m. and arrive at General Mitchell International Airport at 9:48 p.m.
Please note: Flight schedules are subject to change and FWT has no control over flight changes, delays or cancellations. Tickets will be non-refundable once issued. Changes will be subject to a fee plus any fare difference. Additional restrictions may apply. Flight schedules are subject to change. Fox World Travel has no control over flight or equipment changes, seat assignments, delays or cancellations. A minimum of 10 passengers is needed for the group air. Checked baggage fees may apply.
Pricing and flight options from other cities available upon request.
Cancellation and travel protection is strongly recommended. Fox World Travel offers several plans with Travel Guard Insurance. Details and rates can be obtained from your travel consultant.
- From date of deposit to April 18, 2018: Initial deposit of $700.00 per person
- April 19 to May 25, 2018: 50% package price cancellation fee + applicable airline fees
- May 26 to June 11, 2018: 75% package price cancellation fee + applicable airline fees
- June 12, 2018 to 0 days prior to travel: No refund
Airline tickets are non-refundable once ticketed.
Note: Daily Itinerary is subject to change. Order of sightseeing may change throughout the itinerary. Substitute visits to other sites may occur during your trip due to water levels or other uncontrollable factors.
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