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First Passage to the West
  • Vancouver
  • Kamloops
  • Banff / Lake Louise

A Legendary Route

Travel through the legendary Spiral Tunnels, traverse the Continental Divide, and be inspired as you wind through mountain passes and dramatic canyons. Experience the only passenger rail service on this historic route, celebrated for connecting Canada from East to West.

Day 1

Vancouver to Kamloops

Day 2

Kamloops to Banff or Lake Louise

Want to start in Banff?

All of our packages go in both directions: you can start in the Rockies and go to Vancouver, or start in Vancouver.

Carefully Curated Packages: First Passage to the West

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From

Rockies Highlights

Route

2 days onboard First Passage to the West
1 night in Kamloops
One-way: begin and end in different locations

Experiences

Sightseeing tours and/or car rentals in the Rockies
1-2 nights in Vancouver
2-5 nights in the Rockies

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From

Circle Journeys

Route

4-5 days onboard on First Passage to the West & one other route
2 nights in a midpoint hotel
Round trip: begin and end in Vancouver

EXperiences

Sightseeing tours and/or car rentals in the Rockies
1-2 nights in Vancouver
2-6 nights in the Rockies
See in Banff, Jasper, &Columbia Icefields, with options to see Lake Louise

From

Unique Adventures

Route

2 days onboard First Passage to the West, with the option of adding another route
1-2 nights in a midpoint hotel
Round trip and one-way options

Experiences

Take an 8 day Alaskan cruise or stay at Sonora Resort
Sightseeing tours in the Rockies
See Banff, with options to see Lake Louise and/or Jasper
Discover unique destinations in Western Canada & Alaska

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Peak 3

1X HOTEL, 1X TRANSFER, 1X DINNER

Get 3 free perks when you book an 8+ day First Passage to the West package.

Best Sellers: First Passage to the West

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Grand Rail Circle Grand Rail Circle
From
$12,751.00

Grand Rail Circle

Vancouver | Kamloops | Banff | Lake Louise | Jasper | Quesnel | Whistler | Vancouver
  • Mode of travel
    Rocky Mountaineer Train Motorcoach
  • Nights
    12
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