Canada Train Trips


There are many trips that you can take on trains throughout Canada, but none are more exciting than a trip with Canada Rail Vacations. With them you can tour the Canadian Rockies and other places on the Rocky Mountaineer train. It is one of the most luxurious Canada trains in North America, with amenities you usually only see in a posh hotel.

There are many tours that you could take through Canada, from a two-day trip to trips that last almost three weeks. You will have a great time taking any of these adventures on the railway. There is something for everyone to enjoy, from mountains to glaciers to meadows and wildlife that you might not otherwise see. 

The two-day trip is a great trip for first time train travelers and others who just want a short trip. It starts in Vancouver and ends at Banff. You can click here for more information about this trip. The first day of the trip you will head towards Kamloops where you will spend the night. You will have time to explore Kamloops before bedtime and see all that they have to offer. The next day you will continue on to Banff and you be able to explore that town, as well. Along the way you will see all the sites that Canada has to offer you through the comfort of the Rocky Mountaineer.

The Rocky Mountaineer is a luxury train that has large panoramic windows that allow you to see all the sites. On the Rocky Mountaineer, you will have all your meals and drinks that are included in the ticket price. Your meals will be multicourse meals with soup or salad, your main course, and a dessert afterwards. All your drinks, including alcoholic drinks, are also included in the price of the ticket. You will have luxurious seats that allow you to sit comfortably as you watch the sites go by.

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You can also try one of the Circle Tours that they provide, beginning and ending in Vancouver. Read this website for more information about Vancouver: On this seven-day trip, you will get to see the west coast of Canada and the Pacific Ocean, mountains, lakes, and waterfalls on your way to Lake Louise. You will even see the Icefields Parkway on the way from Lake Louise to Jasper. 

On the sixteen-day trip, you will start on the Pacific coast and end up on the Atlantic coast, seeing everything Canada has to offer throughout the country. You will spend nine of the days on the train seeing sights such as rainforests, glaciers, prairies, lakes, and the rugged east coast. You will travel through eight provinces, and you will see things that you cannot see by traveling by car or plane, and things that you might never see again. 

Another train that you can take is the VIA Rail, or The Canadian train, which will take you back in history and has observation cars that are glass domed. You will get to eat your meals in dining cars from the mid-century, and sleep in private sleeper cabins. You will have the experience of a lifetime exploring Canada in this train. On this train you can take an eight-day trip from Vancouver to Calgary during the winter through the Canadian Rockies. 

This eight-day trip will take you from Vancouver, through Lake Louise and Banff and to Calgary. This website has more information about Calgary and what you can see here. This can be a nice romantic rail trip for a couple that will allow you to see the sites of Canada. You will see mountains and glaciers, meadows and lakes, as well as all the wildlife that will be along the way. 

There are so many other rail trips that you can take on Canada Rails Vacations, and many different time amounts. You can take a ten-day relaxer tour that begins in Vancouver and ends in Calgary.

On day one of this trip, you will start in Vancouver and travel towards Kamloops, and stay all night in Kamloops. You will be on the Rocky Mountaineer for this trip and be able to enjoy the scenic vistas on your way. As you leave Kamloops, you will head to Jasper where you will have a chance to ride the Skytram and then spend the night in Jasper. 

Next you will do a sightseeing tour that will take you from Jasper to Lake Louise and you will get a chance to do a Columbia Icefields Excursion and then you will spend the night in Lake Louise. The next day will be a free day in Lake Louise, and you will spend the night there again. After that you will head to Banff and see more mountains, lakes, and waterfalls. 

On day eight on the railway trip, you will do a gondola sightseeing tour from Banff. You will then head to Calgary and spend the night there. This will conclude your ten-day relaxer tour, and you will have one of the best experiences of your life.


You can have some awesome Canada trips through Canada Rail Vacations that you will never forget. You can do as little as a two-day quick trip from Vancouver to Banff, or you can take a more than two-week rail trip from one side of Canada to the other. You can take a trip on the Rocky Mountaineer, one of the most luxurious trains, or you can ride on The Canadian, which is a train that is steep in memories from a bygone era. Either way, you will have a trip of your lifetime.