Train Tours in Canada
Boarding the train is exciting and hectic as the last passenger climbs onboard and the doors slam. As the whistle blows and you pull out of the station, you can sit back and relax.
The aroma of freshly brewed coffee wafts by as you open a book and anticipate a hearty breakfast – and the journey ahead.
Our train vacations are about more than getting from A to B, so whatever your dream, you have the peace of mind of knowing your friendly Canada vacation expert has listened carefully to your needs and perfected the details, to make this vacation truly memorable.
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starting fromUS $3,883per person
Discover why this is our all-time favorite railway adventure! The trip begins by experiencing the art, culture and cuisine of Vancouver. Afterwards, journey by rail through the lush B.C. Interior as you make your way to the Rocky Mountain town of Jasper.... read more
from US $3,883 to US $7,502 per person
starting fromUS $3,249per person
This is the quintessential getaway to the stunning Canadian Rockies – a journey that will take you from Vancouver to Calgary (or vice versa) and show you the best scenery the rugged mountains have to offer. Relax on the luxurious Rocky Mountaineer... read more
from US $3,249 to US $5,915 per person
starting fromUS $6,290per person
Experience Canada's magnificently diverse scenery as you explore the country by rail. Journey from Toronto's bustling city streets and then take in the rustic prairie landscape before arriving in the spectacular Canadian Rockies. Marvel at the power of... read more
from US $6,290 to US $10,357 per person
starting fromUS $5,250per person
Travel across Canada in luxury and style on this great journey that brings together the east and west of the country. In just over a week you will get an amazing glimpse of some truly breathtaking landscapes while discovering the sheer scale and immense... read more
from US $5,250 to US $8,787 per person
starting fromUS $8,980per person
Travel from sea to shining sea on this amazing adventure across Canada. You will start your journey in Vancouver and the trip will take you through the stunning snowcapped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Ride the rails through prairies and dense forests... read more
from US $8,980 to US $14,735 per person
starting fromUS $10,330per person
Join us in celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary - journey across Canada in its entirety onboard VIA Rail. Begin in Coastal Vancouver, travel to the spectacular Canadian Rockies, then to the Prairie's cultural hub of Winnipeg. Next, glide through Ontario... read more
from US $10,330 to US $14,395 per person
starting fromUS $5,796per person
This journey through the Canadian Rockies is designed for the adventurous spirit! Discover the active lifestyle of Vancouver before traveling by rail to explore the pristine beauty of Jasper, Banff, and Yoho national parks. This trip includes time to... read more
from US $5,796 to US $6,260 per person
starting fromUS $4,220per person
Make your way across this vast and beautiful land, from the bright city lights of Toronto to the untouched beauty of the Rocky Mountains. This Canada-by-train journey offers you the experience of the exciting big city, as well as the tranquillity of the... read more
from US $4,220 to US $6,966 per person
starting fromUS $4,475per person
Take an 8-day voyage through the most impressive scenery of Western Canada on this unforgettable train journey. Sleep in comfort in your private train cabin as you head into the Canadian Rockies. Watch the enormous mountains come into view in the early... read more
from US $4,475 to US $7,984 per person
starting fromUS $2,650per person
Tour Eastern Canada's most spectacular cities on this 8-day railway adventure. It all begins in Montreal, a bilingual metropolis filled with ornate architecture, enthralling museums and some of the country's finest restaurants. Travel to Quebec City and... read more
from US $2,650 to US $3,886 per person
starting fromUS $2,390per person
This whirlwind adventure will take you through some of the most amazing highlights of Western Canada in five days. You will begin in the laid back coastal city of Vancouver. Travel via luxury train through spectacular mountain scenery to the small mountain... read more
from US $2,390 to US $4,129 per person
starting fromUS $5,990per person
Explore both the Canadian Rockies and the Alaska Inside Passage on this thrilling 15-day adventure that blends both a rail excursion and a cruise. Admire the shimmering Lake Louise, experience the rushing waters at Hell's Gate and take in awe-evoking... read more
from US $5,990 to US $9,709 per person
starting fromUS $3,290per person
Ontario and Quebec are featured in this relaxing and enlightening journey. This tour offers a fascinating blend of artistic and culturally rich cities to explore, as well as time spent in the spectacular countryside of Quebec and Ontario. You will visit... read more
from US $3,290 to US $4,946 per person
starting fromUS $4,475per person
If you are day-dreaming about the gorgeous mountain landscapes of the Canadian Rockies, this trip is perfect for you. Start in the vibrant city of Vancouver and then travel by rail past majestic peaks to the town of Whistler – an alpine resort surrounded... read more
from US $4,475 to US $8,266 per person
starting fromUS $8,255per person
Enjoy a perfect balance of adventure, luxury, wildlife and wilderness on this 15-day Rockies rail and Alaska small ship cruise vacation. Marvel at the beauty of iconic Lake Louise, before a luxurious Rocky Mountaineer train journey to Vancouver. Travel... read more
from US $8,255 to US $13,365 per person
starting fromUS $5,799per person
This tour allows you to not only experience the different rail journeys onboard the Rocky Mountaineer train but also see all of the Canadian Rockies and the British Columbia's beautiful interior. Experience the best of the Rocky Mountaineer as you travel... read more
from US $5,799 to US $10,151 per person
starting fromUS $4,999per person
Make memories with your family as you discover the beauty of the Canadian wilderness, from the West Coast to Rocky Mountains. Experience Vancouver's family friendly, active lifestyle, then travel onboard VIA Rail's Canadian train to Jasper and Banff National... read more
from US $4,999 to US $5,399 per person
starting fromUS $2,090per person
Embark on a truly unique Eastern Canada winter wonderland experience. Journey by train across the snowy Quebec and Ontario countryside, to visit Canada's charming nation's capital, eclectic Montreal, and historic Quebec City. Cultural tours, winter activities,... read more
from US $2,090 to US $3,731 per person
starting fromUS $7,699per person
On this trip, explore the alpine treasures of the Canadian Rockies before traveling train through Northern British Columbia. Then, experience the raw, mystical beauty Haida Gwaii Islands. Stunning scenery, First Nations culture, abundant wildlife, and... read more
from US $7,699 to US $8,315 per person
starting fromUS $6,795per person
On this Canadian rail, cruise, and drive vacation, discover the magic of the West Coast and Canadian Rockies. Journey to the Great Bear Rainforest, to see breaching whales and foraging grizzly bears. Take the train to the stunning Canadian Rockies to... read more
from US $6,795 to US $7,338 per person
starting fromUS $6,188per person
Escape the big cities and travel by rail through dense forest, alongside turquoise lakes and high up mountain ridges. The refined experience of luxury train travel is complete comfort combined with unbelievable panoramic views of the beauty of the Canadian... read more
from US $6,188 to US $7,517 per person
starting fromUS $1,890per person
Explore Canada's most exciting cities on this short, action packed adventure. You'll tour the colourful and quirky neighbourhoods of Toronto, before traveling by train to historic French-Canadian Montreal. Gastronomic adventures, brewpubs, urban art,... read more
from US $1,890 to US $2,041 per person
starting fromUS $2,399per person
This is one of our most magical Canadian winter adventures. Imagine climbing aboard a train in Vancouver, sharing a glass of wine with fellow travelers, then being lulled to sleep as snow falls outside. Awakening in a Rockies winter wonderland, for a... read more
from US $2,399 to US $4,211 per person
starting fromUS $1,999per person
On this Canada vacation by train, you'll be whisked to the heart of the frozen Canadian Rocky mountains. Enjoy authentic Canadian winter activities like snowshoeing or ice walks into mysterious canyons, to fill your days. In the evening cozy up next to... read more
from US $1,999 to US $3,346 per person
starting fromUS $6,668per person
This amazing nature adventure takes in the best that Alberta, British Columbia and Alaska have to offer by land and by sea. From the snow-capped peaks of the majestic Rockies to the stunning wilds of Alaska's Inside Passage, you will spend 21 days in... read more
from US $6,668 to US $13,520 per person
starting fromUS $3,499per person
Start your Canada vacation by climbing aboard the train in Vancouver and being lulled to sleep, while the snow falls silently outside. Awake in a Rockies winter wonderland and spend a few days exploring and playing outside, each night cozying up in a... read more
from US $3,499 to US $5,399 per person
starting fromUS $4,683per person
Travel one way by overnight train and one way by air for a visit with Churchill's famous polar bears and an introduction to the rich history and culture of Churchill. With a friendly and knowledgeable guide, you spend two days on a specially designed... read more
from US $4,683 to US $5,176 per person
starting fromUS $10,990per person
For just two special departures this year, witness both Polar Bears and Grizzly Bears in their natural habitat while traveling across Canada on the VIA Rail Pan Canadian train celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary. From the lush and abundant Great Bear... read more
from US $10,990 to US $12,075 per person
starting fromUS $3,914per person
On this week-long adventure, you'll journey to Churchill, Manitoba - one of the top 3 places in the world to see the Northern Lights. View the mystical Aurora from a cozy Tundra Buggy in the deep dark of an arctic winter. Enjoy a culinary adventure under... read more
from US $3,914 to US $4,228 per person
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Travel independently rather than on group tours, with arranged guided sightseeing and adventure tours.
Carefully crafted to your budget and needs.
Plan your trip with help from our insiders who live and travel in Canada. You'll know when to come, where to stay, which transportation to take, and lots more...
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- Choose your own activities and experiences to enjoy.
- Tailor your stay to perfectly suit your timeline and budget.
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- Plan your trip with advice from our local insiders who know the area really well.
- Choose your activities, experiences and hotels to enjoy on your vacation.
- Have your trip organized and booked for a seamless experience.
Have your trip organized and booked for a seamless experience.
"Dealing with Fresh Tracks Canada makes the vacation a breeze. Once the planning is done, you can count on 100% execution from Fresh Tracks so that the only thing left to do on your vacation is to enjoy."
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What Will You See In Your Personalized Itinerary?
- Your trip at a glance – including private airport transfers and meet-and-greet on day one.
- Details of each day (transfer times, accommodations, activities) with attention to your special requests.
- Clear instructions what you're doing and where you're going each day (e.g. meeting your personal guide or waiting in the lobby at a certain time.)
What our personalized itinerary looks like.
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- Recommends the right experience for you and the best time of year to go.
- Finds the best hotels, sightseeing opportunities, the best places to shop and eat in each destination
- Takes care of every detail allowing you to make the most of every moment.
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"It was such a pleasure to just sit back and have every experience planned by a professional familiar with area. The paperwork, itinerary and voucher pack was perfectly organized and easy to follow."
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- With over 20 years experience in building over 15,000 personalized vacations for our guests - we've learned a thing or two about making vacations memorable.
- You'll feel secure knowing you have someone in Canada you can call seven days a week before or during your visit to Canada.
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