15-Days Canadian Rockies Tour

8-Day Escorted Motorcoach and Railroad Tour

1 Night Calgary / 1 Night Lake Louise / 1 Night Banff / 1 Night Kamloops / 2 Nights Vancouver / 1 Night Seattle
(Offered before the 7-Day Norwegian Pearl Alaska cruise.)

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Calgary Arrival
Arrive in Calgary and spend the rest of the day sightseeing in “The heart of the New West” independently. Overnight Calgary.

Calgary at your leisure

Day 2: Calgary to Lake Louise with Summit Helicopter
Depart Calgary this morning for a full-day tour concluding in Lake Louise. Journey to Kananaskis where you will enjoy the highlight of today, a 12-minute summit helicopter tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Continue on to Banff for a sightseeing tour including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and Hoodoos. Admission to the Banff gondola is included. Your tour ends on arrival in world-famous Lake Louise late this afternoon. Overnight Lake Louise.

Tour of Lake Louise • Summit helicopter tour • Bow Falls • Lake Minnewanka • Surprise Corner • Hoodoos

Day 3: Lake Louise to Banff
This morning you are free to explore beautiful Lake Louise on your own. After lunch, a half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders. Among the attractions are the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and a natural rock bridge that spans the Kicking Horse River. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Banff. Overnight Banff.

Lake Louise • Yoho National Park • Spiral Tunnels • Emerald Lake • Kicking Horse Riverbridge

Day 4: Banff to Kamloops
Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain town of Banff to Kamloops, in the heart of the British Columbia Interior. Your journey takes you through a spectacular array of scenery as you travel between the glacier and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies, over mountain passes and through remarkable tunnels, along rocky lakeshores and across the ranchlands of the Interior. Today's highlights include the Continental Divide, the Spiral Tunnels, Kicking Horse Canyon, Rogers Pass and Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, completing Canada's transcontinental railway. Overnight Kamloops.

Railcar journey to Kamloops • Continental Divide • Spiral Tunnels • Kicking Horse Canyon • Rogers Pass • Craigellachie

Day 5: Kamloops to Vancouver
Your journey continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and 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 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. Overnight Vancouver.

Railcar journey to Vancouver • Fraser Valley • Thompson River • Hell's Gate • Fraser Canyon

Day 6: Vancouver Sightseeing
Enjoy a six-hour sightseeing tour of Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. Travel across the Lions Gate Bridge and into the Coast Mountains. Experience the Capilano Suspension Bridge and Treetops Adventure, discovering the coastal temperature rainforest and British Columbia's First Nations heritage. Next, visit Grouse Mountain (gondola admission included), the Peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views of the city, ocean and surrounding mountains. Overnight Vancouver.

Sightseeing tour of Vancouver's North Shore • Capilano Suspension Bridge • Treetops Adventure • Grouse Mountain • Peak of Vancouver

Day 7: Vancouver to Seattle
Travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer's new Coastal Passage route from Vancouver to the gateway to the Pacific Northwest, the train "Emerald City" of Seattle. A motorcoach will transfer you from your hotel to nearby Pacific Central Station early this morning, where you will clear US customs and board for the southbound rail journey to Seattle. After boarding, toast the voyage ahead and indulge in a delectable hot breakfast as you cross the mighty Fraser River and depart Vancouver.
Highlights include the community of White Rock as the train hugs the Pacific Coast, views of Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands beyond, the fields at the foot of the Cascade Mountains near Mount Vernon, the fishing fleet (and Boeing jets) of Everett, and a unique view of the Chittenden Locks linking Puget Sound to Lakes Union and Washington as the train nears Seattle.
Upon disembarking in Seattle at King Street Station, you will transfer by motorcoach to your hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight Seattle.

Railcar journey to Seattle • The community of White Rock • Bellingham Bay • Chittenden Locks

Day 8: Seattle Departure
Checkout from your Seattle hotel and transfer to the pier. Embark Norwegian Pearl.

  • Bi-level dome
  • Single-level dome
  • Fully domed windows with panoramic views upstairs, private dining room on the lower level with large picture windows
  • Oversized domed windows
  • Gourmet à la carte meals
  • Delicious hot entrée options
  • Served in the dining room
  • Served at your seat
  • Three to Four, plus full culinary team
  • Three
  • Complimentary throughout journey
  • Complimentary wine or beer at lunch
  • Included
  • Included
  • Large open-air vestibule
  • Outdoor viewing between coaches
  • Included
  • Included

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