Canadian Rockies Highlights & Coastal Passage with Pre-Tour Cruise (Norwegian Jewel) - 2014

14 days / 13 nights

Departure Dates

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    Eastbound Embarkation in Seattle To Calgary 2014


    7 nights or more*
    $600
    bonus per adult
    7 nights or more*
    $450
    bonus per adult
    7 nights or more*
    $250
    bonus per adult
    *Cruise is not included in the number of qualifying nights.
    Use your bonus credit towards customizing and enhancing your journey with your choice of these exciting options:
    • Credit towards the cruise portion of Rocky Mountaineer Rail and Cruise packages
    • Additional hotel nights in any Rocky Mountaineer destination (including Seattle, Vancouver, Whistler, Banff, Jasper, Lake Louise, and Calgary)
    • Additional activities and tours (including Jasper Tramways, Vancouver Sightseeing Tours, Victoria Day Trips with Butchart Gardens or Whale Watching, and more)
    • Additional meals and meal plans
    • Whistler Sea to Sky Climb rail journey
    • Transfers
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Prices from $4,773 USD

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    May 17$6,425 USD$6,109 USD$4,773 USD
    May 24$6,731 USD$6,384 USD$4,997 USD
    May 31$7,006 USD$6,660 USD$5,170 USD
    Jun 07$6,884 USD$6,547 USD$5,232 USD
    Jun 21$7,272 USD$6,925 USD$5,497 USD
    Jul 05$7,159 USD$6,823 USD$5,405 USD
    Aug 09$7,108 USD$6,762 USD$5,364 USD
    Aug 23$6,935 USD$6,609 USD$5,262 USD
    Aug 30$6,833 USD$6,507 USD$5,089 USD
    Sep 06$6,782 USD$6,445 USD$5,038 USD

    Guests booking GoldLeaf Deluxe Service will travel in GoldLeaf Service onboard the Rocky Mountaineer, plus enjoy upgraded hotel accommodation throughout their tour (note: all accommodation in Kamloops and Quesnel is moderate). Prices are per person based on double occupancy. Taxes and additional fees not included.

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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, SilverLeaf, or RedLeaf – is right for you. Climb aboard GoldLeaf for unparalleled comfort in our bi-level glass-domed coach. Simple luxury is the hallmark of classic RedLeaf while SilverLeaf combines the best of both worlds.

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    GoldLeaf Service

    SilverLeaf Service

    • The luxury and comfort is simply beyond compare. No wonder this is our our most popular service.

      • Two level, glass domed coach with full-length windows
      • Exclusive dining room
      • Gourmet hot meals
      • Complimentary beverages and snacks
      • Deluxe accommodation
    • Take in the scenery through the windows of our custom-designed, single level glass dome coach.

      • Single level glass domed coach with oversized windows
      • Breakfast and lunch served at your seat (choice of entrees)
      • Complimentary non-alcoholic beverages and snacks. A glass of beer or wine with lunch
      • Overnight accommodation in popular hotels

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Hotels

Our hotel partners share our passion for exceptional guest service, ensuring that you, our guest, can expect a quality experience from the beginning to the end of your vacation. Hotels are based on your choice of GoldLeaf Deluxe Service, GoldLeaf Service or SilverLeaf Service accommodation, and you have the flexibility to change or upgrade your hotel experience as desired.

Itinerary

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  • The eastbound route will leave from Embarkation in Seattle and arrive in Calgary on day 14

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    Day 1

    Embarkation in Seattle

    Make your own way to the Seattle cruise terminal where you board your ship. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    Dinner
    Day 2

    Day at Sea

    Enjoy the amenities of the Norwegian Pearl as you sail north to Alaska. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    BreakfastLunchDinner
    Day 3

    Port of Call Ketchikan, Alaska

    Thanks to its abundant rainfall, Ketchikan is surrounded by some of the world's most lush wilderness. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    BreakfastLunchDinner
    Day 4

    Port of Call Juneau, Alaska

    Juneau has been called "Alaska's peak experience" due to its unparalleled glacier viewing from such places as Tracy Arm Fjord, the Juneau Icefields and Glacier Bay National Park. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    BreakfastLunchDinner
    Day 5

    Port of Call Skagway, Alaska

    Travellers come to Skagway to experience its charming boardwalk lined with buildings that replicate the Gold Rush days. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    BreakfastLunchDinner
    Day 6

    Day at Sea

    Enjoy the amenities of the Norwegian Jewel as you sail north to Alaska. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    BreakfastLunchDinner
    Day 7

    Port of Call Victoria, Canada

    Explore Butchart Gardens with its exotic flora, historic Bastion Square, the treasures of Chinatown and the many sights and sounds to be found along the boardwalk of the Inner Harbour. Overnight on NCL's Norwegian Jewel.

    BreakfastLunchDinner
    Day 8

    Seattle To Vancouver

    After breakfast you will disembark the Norwegian Jewel in Seattle. Transfer to King Street Station for your Rocky Mountaineer journey to Vancouver. Highlights include Chittenden Locks linking Puget Sound to Lakes Union and Washington, 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 the community of White Rock across the Canadian border. Overnight in Vancouver.

    BreakfastDinner
    Day 9

    Vancouver

    Enjoy a six-hour tour of Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. Next, visit Grouse Mountain (gondola admission included), the Peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views of the city, ocean, and surrounding mountains. Overnight in Vancouver.

    Day 10

    Vancouver To Kamloops

    Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from Vancouver to Kamloops. Highlights include the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River. Overnight in Kamloops.

    BreakfastLunch
    Day 11

    Kamloops To Banff

    Your journey continues eastwards to the Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Highlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, Rogers Pass, the Kicking Horse Canyon, and the Spiral Tunnels. Overnight in Banff.

    BreakfastLunch
    Day 12

    Banff To Lake Louise

    A half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its wonders. Highlights include the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and a natural rock bridge that spans the Kicking Horse River. Upon arrival in Lake Louise, the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure. Overnight in Lake Louise.

    Day 13

    Lake Louise To Calgary

    Enjoy a full-day tour concluding in Calgary, starting with a sightseeing tour of Banff. Highlights include tseeing tour include Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. A trip on the Banff Gondola is also included. Continue on to Kananaskis for a 12-minute Summit Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Overnight in Calgary.

    Day 14

    Calgary

    Your vacation ends upon checkout from your Calgary hotel.


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Activities Included

The discovery extends beyond the rails. Our unique holiday packages feature a variety of activities and experiences to let you explore the Canadian Rockies and the destinations that we travel to.

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    • Calgary Tower

      Experience the unusual feeling of being suspended in mid-air at the Calgary Tower as glass panes make up the floor and windows 160 metres (525 feet) above the ground.

    • Capilano Suspension Bridge

      One of Vancouver’s most popular tourist attractions, Capilano Suspension Bridge offers activities that include a mix of adventure, history and culture.

    • Vancouver Lookout

      Experience Vancouver from 130 metres (430 feet) in the air. The Vancouver Lookout provides visitors with breathtaking views of Metro Vancouver’s cosmopolitan downtown, the vast Pacific Ocean and Coal Harbour.

    • Grouse Mountain

      Grouse Mountain, located 15 minutes from downtown Vancouver, offers year-round mountain activities including mountain biking and hiking. With breathtaking views of the city and surrounding mountains, it is no wonder they call it the Peak of Vancouver.

    • Norwegian Cruise

      Combine your rail journey with an Alaska cruise. 'Cruise Like a Norwegian' on Norwegian Cruise Line's newest and most contemporary Freestyle Cruising ships: the Norwegian Sun, the Norwegian Pearl and the Norwegian Jewel.

    • Summit Helicopter Tour

      Take to the skies to view the majestic mountains and glaciers on a 12-minute Summit Helicopter tour. Guests will appreciate the natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies on a whole new perspective - 2,300 metres (7,546 feet) above sea level.

    • Banff Gondola

      Ride in a fully-enclosed four passenger gondola cabin and travel to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for a bird’s eye view of six mountain ranges. Climb 698 metres (2,292 feet) to an elevation of 2,281 metres (7,486 feet) in just eight minutes.

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