Experience British Columbia and the Canadian Rockies
Described by travelers as a “life changing experience,” Rocky Mountaineer rail journeys provide discerning travelers with an unparalleled vantage point to some of the world’s most breathtaking scenery…many areas simply unreachable by car. Impeccable onboard service, gourmet cuisine and luxurious surroundings are a few of the reasons why Rocky Mountaineer rail journeys are considered by many to be the only way to experience British Columbia and the Canadian Rockies. With 45+ vacation packages, five unique rail routes and iconic destinations such as Seattle, Wash., Vancouver and Whistler, B.C., and the majestic Canadian Rockies in Alberta, there is a journey for everyone.
This unforgettable all-daylight train trip offers romance and history, reminding us that traveling is as much about the journey as it is the destination. Guests from around the world are treated to the exceptional onboard experience while immersed in the stunning Western Canadian scenery and endless views of old growth forests, glacier capped mountain peaks and shimmering waterfalls.
Rocky Mountaineer has grown to be the largest privately owned luxury tourist train in the world and is considered by many to be the best to enjoy the Canadian Rockies. In the past 25 years, the train has welcomed onboard over 1.5 million guests from around the globe.
Renowned for its luxurious bi-level, glass-domed coaches, GoldLeaf Service allows for optimal viewing of soaring eagles, spawning salmon and the occasional black bear or moose. In the lower-level dining room, internationally-acclaimed chefs create outstanding Western Canadian dishes, made with the finest and freshest regional ingredients. Guests enjoy such delectable selections as wild Pacific Salmon, Prime Alberta Beef and locally sourced vegetables, accompanied by award-winning wines from British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley. Engaging Rocky Mountaineer hosts entertain with the colorful tales and history of the passing regions while delivering exceptional world-class service.
Also popular are Rail and Cruise itineraries, which combine a rail journey through British Columbia and the Canadian Rockies with a cruise through the stunning icebergs and scenery in Alaska. With flexible cruise options in Seattle or Vancouver, guests can customize their vacations to fit their needs and desires.
Rocky Mountaineer has received numerous international awards and accolades for service excellence, including eight World Travel Awards for both “World’s Leading Travel Experience by Train” and “World’s Leading Luxury Train.” In 2013, Rocky Mountaineer was also recognized as one of the world’s “Dream Trips” by the prestigious Travel +Leisure magazine.