First Passage tothe West Highlights

First Passage to the West Highlights - 5 nights

This Calgary to Vancouver one way westbound itinerary gives you some of the highlights in the Canadian Rockies in a shorter amount of time. Included is one night in a handpicked Banff hotel followed by one night in the luxurious Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel, overlooking breathtaking Lake Louise and the Victoria Glacier.

This package includes the luxury of 2 days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer train in SilverLeaf or GoldLeaf service from Lake Louise to Vancouver, and sightseeing by motorcoach from Calgary through to Banff and Lake Louise. If you have more time, the First Passage to the West Highlights with Vancouver Tour includes an additional night and activity in Vancouver at the end, making this a six night itinerary.

This itinerary is available in reverse, starting in Vancouver on Sundays, Thursdays and some Mondays.

This itinerary does not include Jasper. If you would like to include Jasper, within a similar time frame, consider the 6 night Journey Through The Clouds Excursion vacation. This package includes the Rocky Mountaineer train from Jasper to Vancouver and sightseeing by motorcoach from Calgary to Jasper, with overnights in Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper.

First Passage to the West Highlights, Westbound

Route Map
Itinerary Summary
What Is Included?
Detailed Itinerary
Departure Dates
Prices: 2022 and 2023

Route Map

First Passage to the West Highlights map

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Itinerary Summary

First Passage to the West Highlights, Westbound
Day Activities Overnight
Sunday Check in to your Calgary hotel Calgary
Monday Transfer to Banff. Banff Tour with Banff Gondola Banff
Tuesday Yoho National Park. Transfer to Lake Louise Lake Louise
Wednesday Rocky Mountaineer Train to Kamloops Kamloops
Thursday Rocky Mountaineer Train to Vancouver Vancouver
Friday Check out of your Vancouver hotel  

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What is Included?

Package Includes:

  • 2 days Rocky Mountaineer Train (GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf Service)
  • 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches (onboard trains)
  • 5 nights hotel accommodation (as specified in quote)
  • Banff Tour with Banff Gondola. Transfer from Calgary
  • Yoho National Park, Banff to Lake Louise
  • Luggage handling
  • Rail station transfers in Lake Louise, Kamloops and Vancouver
  • National Parks Pass

Our quotes do not include (unless specified):

  • Transportation from Calgary airport
  • Transportation to Vancouver airport
  • Meals, other than specified
  • Activities, other than specified
  • Gratuities for rail, hotel and transfer staff

Note: For your convenience, our quoted rates include all tax.

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Detailed Itinerary

SUN - Calgary Arrival
MON - Transfer from Calgary. Banff Tour with Banff Gondola
TUE - Banff to Lake Louise
WED - Lake Louise to Kamloops - Rocky Mountaineer Train
THU - Kamloops to Vancouver - Rocky Mountaineer Train
FRI - Vancouver Departure

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Departure Dates: 2022 and 2023

This package starts in Calgary on Sundays, Thursdays and some Mondays from late April through until early October.

In 2022 the earliest start date is 24th April, 2022, and the latest is 2nd October, 2022

In 2023 the earliest start date is 16th April, 2023, and the latest is 12th October, 2023

Prices: 2022 and 2023

Rates for this package in 2022 are currently from CA$2,857 to $5,196 per person, based on double occupancy (subject to availability).

Confirmed package rates for 2023 are now available. Contact us for more information.

Prices depend on the time of year you travel, the hotels you stay in and the level of service you choose onboard the Rocky Mountaineer train (SilverLeaf or GoldLeaf service).

Let our Rocky Mountaineer specialist make the best choices for you, based on your preferences, to ensure you are not paying more than you need to for your Rocky Mountain train vacation.

Promotional bonus offers are added automatically to your quote from us (if applicable).

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