Journey Through the Clouds

rocky mountaineer

2 Day/1 Night Rail Travel Between Vancouver and Banff.

Relax onboard the Rocky Mountaineer for two days of all-daylight rail travel through Canada’s West and the Canadian Rockies, from the beautiful city of Vancouver to the frontier town of Jasper, Alberta in the majestic Jasper National Park. Enjoy spectacular views from picture windows of the SilverLeaf Service coach, or the full-length dome windows of the GoldLeaf Service Dome coach.

Rocky Mountaineer Journey through the CloudsThe Journey Through the Clouds route departs three times per week (eastbound and westbound) during its season from the end of April until the beginning of October.

Vacation Highlights

  • 2 days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts
  • 1 night hotel accommodation
  • Station and hotel transfers

 Train Experience
At every service level, Rocky Mountaineer Hosts will attend to your needs. They will welcome you with a morning toast, serve up delicious meals and entertain you with interpretive storytelling. Decide which service level – GoldLeaf Service or SilverLeaf Service – is right for you. Climb aboard GoldLeaf Service for unparalleled comfort in our bi-level glass-domed coach, or SilverLeaf Service for jaw-dropping panoramic views through oversized picture windows and delectable gourmet cuisine at your seat.

Service Levels Available:

SilverLeaf Service
Silver Leaf Car
  • 2 days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Panoramic views from single-level Dome Coach
  • Complimentary morning toast to start off your rail journey
  • 2 delicious breakfasts and lunches served at your seat; choice of entrees
  • Complimentary wine or beer with lunch
  • Complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages served at your seat
  • 1 night accommodation in Kamloops, BC
  • Service and and storytelling-style commentary by our knowledgeable and friendly Rocky Mountaineer Hosts
  • Luggage delivery to your Kamloops hotel
  • Rail station transfers in Kamloops
  • Luggage delivery to destination
  • Rocky Mountaineer Information Package
  • Commemorative Rocky Mountaineer pin
GoldLeaf Service
Gold Leaf Car
  • 2 days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Panoramic views from bi-level GoldLeaf Dome Coach with full-length dome windows
  • Access to GoldLeaf covered vestibules ideal for taking photos and enjoying the fresh mountain air
  • Complimentary morning toast to start off your rail journey
  • 2 gourmet hot breakfasts and lunches a la carte served in the exclusive GoldLeaf dining room
  • Complimentary gourmet snacks and beverages served at your seat
  • 1 night accommodation in Kamloops, BC
  • Service and and storytelling-style commentary by our knowledgeable and friendly Rocky Mountaineer Hosts
  • Luggage delivery to your Kamloops hotel
  • Rail station transfers in Kamloops
  • Luggage delivery to destination
  • Rocky Mountaineer Information Package
  • Commemorative Rocky Mountaineer pin

Journey Through the Clouds – Itinerary

Westbound Jasper to Vancouver

Day 1 - Jasper to KamloopsDay 2 - Kamloops to VancouverPrices 2016Schedule 2016
Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from Jasper in the Canadian Rockies to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. As you journey west and south you will be surrounded by the dramatic scenery of the Continental Divide and by the river valleys of the Monashee and Cariboo mountains. Today’s highlights include Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies at 3,954 metres (12,972 feet), Pyramid Falls, the climb over Yellowhead Pass and the journey along the North Thompson River as you approach Kamloops. Overnight in Kamloops.
Your journey continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of Vancouver. On today’s journey you will again see dramatic changes in scenery, from the desert-like environment of the interior, through winding river canyons and pristine forests, to the Coast and Cascade mountains and the lush green fields of the Fraser River Valley. Highlights include the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River and the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon. Your rail journey ends on arrival in Vancouver this evening.

To/From Banff

Adult

Silver Leaf Service $1699
Gold Leaf Service $2,299
Prices per person based on 2 people traveling (double occupancy) and does not include 5% GST and additional fees per person per way.

*All rates, availability and tours are subject to change without notice and cannot be guaranteed until fully confirmed.

*If one of our packages does not meet your requirements, we will be pleased to customize your rail tour package. Ask your Vacation Consultant for details. Individual tour
component pricing breakdowns are not available.

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 Jun 02 05 09 12 16 19 23 26 30
 Jul 03 07 10 14 17 21 24 28 31
 Aug 04 07 11 14 18 21 25 28
 Sep 01 04 08 11 15 18 22 25 29
 Oct 02 06 09 13 16

Journey through the Clouds | SilverLeaf | Westbound » Please Check Schedule Above for Your Dates

  • Duration: ~36 hours
  • Location: Jasper to Vancouver

Journey through the Clouds | GoldLeaf | Westbound » Please Check Schedule Above for Your Dates

  • Duration: ~36 hours
  • Location: Jasper to Vancouver

Eastbound Vancouver to Jasper

Day 1 - Vancouver to KamloopsDay 2 - Kamloops to JasperPrices 2016Schedule 2016
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 River valley, through forests and winding river canyons surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade mountains, to the desert-like environment of the 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 and into Kamloops. Overnight in Kamloops.
Your journey continues north and east to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will be surrounded by dramatic scenery as you follow the banks of the North Thompson River through the Monashee and Cariboo mountains, climbing ever nearer to the high peaks of the Continental Divide. Today’s highlights include Mount Robson, at 3,954 metres (12,972 feet) the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, Pyramid Falls, and the climb over the Yellowhead Pass into Jasper National Park. Your rail journey ends on arrival in the resort town of Jasper this evening.

To/From Vancouver

Adult

Silver Leaf Service $1699
Gold Leaf Service $2,299
Prices per person based on 2 people traveling (double occupancy) and does not include 5% GST and additional fees per person per way.

*All rates, availability and tours are subject to change without notice and cannot be guaranteed until fully confirmed.

*If one of our packages does not meet your requirements, we will be pleased to customize your rail tour package. Ask your Vacation Consultant for details. Individual tour
component pricing breakdowns are not available.

 Apr 19 26 29
 May 03 06 10 13 17 20 24 27 31
 Jun 03 07 10 14 17 21 24 28
 Jul 01 05 08 12 15 19 22 26 29
 Aug 02 05 09 12 16 19 23 26 30
 Sep 02 05 09 12 16 19 23 26 30
 Oct 03 07 10 11 14

Journey through the Clouds | SilverLeaf | Eastbound » Please Check Schedule Above for Your Dates

  • Duration: ~36 hours
  • Location: Vancouver to Jasper

Journey through the Clouds | GoldLeaf | Eastbound » Please Check Schedule Above for Your Dates

  • Duration: ~36 hours
  • Location: Vancouver to Jasper