Mountain Peaks & Glaciers from Calgary

This tour across Canada's West has it all! Experience Canadian culture and history, complemented by unbeatable views, luxury rail travel, and the best attractions in the Rockies. Arrive in Calgary, the cowboy hub of the west, and travel from ranch lands and golden prairies to the spectacular Rocky Mountains.

Enjoy the Banff Lake Cruise as it follows the shoreline of Lake Minnewanka. Stroll a boardwalk that traverses from the peak of Sulphur Mountain to an historic weather station on Sanson Peak. A scenic, seven-minute ride up the Banff Gondola provides access to a whole new world of views and mountaintops, as far as the eye can see. Experience the Icefield Parkway by luxury motor coach, with a knowledgeable Brewster driver providing informative commentary and insights into explorers and expeditions of bygone days.

Board a Rocky Mountaineer luxury sightseeing train headed west to the Pacific Coast. Wind through the rugged wilderness of Jasper National Park, passing the towering landmark of Mount Robson. Spend an night in welcoming Kamloops before continuing through dynamic landscapes that transition from desert-like hills to forested peaks to lush river valleys. Conclude this remarkable journey in the metropolitan city of Vancouver.
6 Days/5 Nights
from $3,049.00
per person based on double occupancy

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  • Travel from Banff to Jasper on one of the most picturesque routes in the Rockies
  • Combine exquisite service on the Rocky Mountaineer sightseeing train with dramatic landscapes between Jasper and Vancouver for a one-of-a-kind experience
  • Be among few in the world to stand on centuries-old glacial ice
  • Stand suspended 280 metres (918 feet) above the Sunwapta Valley on the glass-floored Glacier Skywalk
Features & Inclusions

Features & Inclusions


  • 5 nights hotel accommodation

Train Adventures

  • Rocky Mountaineer from Jasper to Vancouver
    • Includes 2 breakfast and 2 lunches

Sightseeing Excursions

  • Explore Banff half-day sightseeing tour
  • Rockies Discovery full-day sightseeing tour, including the Columbia Icefield
    • Includes lunch at the Icefield Centre
  • Banff Gondola
  • Banff Lake Cruise
  • Glacier Adventure
  • Glacier Skywalk


  • Transfer from Calgary Airport to Banff
  • Transfer from your Jasper hotel to the train station
  • Transfers to and from the Kamloops train station
  • Transfer from the Vancouver train station to your hotel


  • Columbia Icefield or Banff Gondola souvenir photograph
  • Itinerary, brochures, maps and vouchers
  • National Park entrance fees
  • Hotel luggage handling


Day 1 – Calgary to Banff

Welcome to Calgary, the cowboy hub of Canada. Begin your adventure with a scenic trip through the ranchlands and golden prairies of Alberta into the rugged peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Explore the scenic highlights of Banff with an afternoon tour. Visit the hoodoo rock formations, shaped by hundreds of years of wind, rain, and erosion. Photograph the churning waters of Bow Falls. Soak up the views of Banff National Park from the sky and the water, with a gondola ride to the peak of Sulphur Mountain, followed by a cruise at Lake Minnewanka.

Day 2 – Banff

The day is yours to enjoy the bustling alpine town of Banff. Check out the art galleries and eclectic shops downtown, or take a stroll along the Bow River. At the Whyte Museum, learn about the Swiss Guides and First Nations peoples who inhabited Banff long ago. Bike rentals and canoe rentals are available for those who wish to explore further afield. Spend a relaxing evening in Banff, with many delicious dining options.

Day 3 – Banff to Jasper

Travel the famous Icefields Parkway from Banff to Jasper by luxury motor coach. This route is home to over one hundred visible glaciers, turquoise lakes and rushing waterfalls. At the Columbia Icefield Glacier Discovery Centre, take an Ice Explorer onto the icy slopes of the Athabasca Glacier. Tiptoe out on a glass platform suspended high above the Sunwapta Valley at the Glacier Skywalk. Stand in awe of the power of nature at Athabasca Falls, where the force of the waterfall has created a deep gorge in the rock. Enjoy an evening at leisure in Jasper.

Day 4 – Jasper to Kamloops

Board a Rocky Mountaineer sightseeing train for a day of fascinating views. Travel through the untouched wilderness of the Monashee and Caribou mountain ranges. Look way up at the towering peak of Mount Robson. Pass through wide, sweeping river valleys and rolling ranchlands. Enjoy an overnight stay in the city of Kamlooops.

Day 5 – Kamloops to Vancouver

Witness the dynamic landscapes of British Columbia during a second day of sightseeing aboard the Rocky Mountaineer train. Pass over river canyons, pass by historic gold-rush towns, and follow lush valleys surrounded by farms and orchards. Arrive in the metropolitan city of Vancouver, situated on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy an evening at leisure in this fascinating city.

Day 6 – Vancouver Departure

This memorable vacation concludes with a morning check out from your downtown Vancouver hotel.

Mountain Peaks & Glaciers is also available from Vancouver, British Columbia.


  Value Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
02 May - 26 May $3,049 $2,929 $3,563 $2,204
30 May - 23 Jun $3,251 $3,077 $3,925 $2,225
27 Jun - 29 Aug $3,251 $3,077 $3,925 $2,225
01 Sep - 15 Sep $3,251 $3,077 $3,925 $2,225
19 Sep - 29 Sep $3,251 $3,077 $3,925 $2,225
03 Oct - 10 Oct $3,043 $2,937 $3,504 $2,225
  Moderate Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
02 May - 26 May $3,076 $2,946 $3,620 $2,204
30 May - 23 Jun $3,272 $3,090 $3,970 $2,225
27 Jun - 29 Aug $3,272 $3,090 $3,970 $2,225
01 Sep - 15 Sep $3,272 $3,090 $3,970 $2,225
19 Sep - 29 Sep $3,272 $3,090 $3,970 $2,225
03 Oct - 10 Oct $3,089 $2,968 $3,606 $2,225
  Deluxe Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
02 May - 26 May $3,580 $2,428 $3,265 $2,204
30 May - 23 Jun $3,860 $3,625 $5,101 $2,225
27 Jun - 29 Aug $3,902 $3,654 $5,182 $2,225
01 Sep - 15 Sep $3,886 $3,643 $5,150 $2,225
19 Sep - 29 Sep $3,744 $3,549 $4,867 $2,225
01 Oct - 01 Oct $3,480 $3,352 $4,339 $2,225

Pricing available in US dollars

All prices are quoted per person in CAD funds. Rates are for 2016 and do not include taxes. A deposit of $200 per person is due at the time of booking (unless otherwise specified). Final payment is due at 65 days prior to tour departure. Tours booked within 65 days require full payment before reservations can be confirmed. Infants (less than 2 years old) travelling with an adult (and not occupying a seat) travel free of charge on most services. Reduced pricing is available for children 2 – 11 years old, please contact one of our vacation planners at 1-877-791-5500.  Additional pricing information: prices include all taxes and applicable rebates. Prices include administration, planning, and operational expenses. Prices are subject to change without notice, and subject to international exchange rate fluctuations. 

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Accommodation Options

Accommodation Options

Location Value Moderate Deluxe
Banff Mount Royal Hotel Banff International Hotel Fairmont Banff Springs
Jasper Marmot Lodge Chateau Jasper Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Kamloops Moderate Hotel Kamloops Moderate Hotel Kamloops Moderate Hotel Kamloops
Vancouver Century Plaza Hotel Sheraton Wall Centre Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

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