Sleeping on the Train

Revel in the adventure of overnight train travel just as rail pioneers did so many years ago. As we've caught a few zzzzz's on various cross country train journeys, our team is confident on all aspects of the experience. Ask us for advice, and which of the spectacular routes is best for you.

Canadian train trip sleeper accommodations
Canadian train trip sleeper accommodations
The dining car on VIA Rail
The dining car on VIA Rail
VIA Rail's cabin
VIA Rail's cabin
sleeping on the overnight train to Churchill
sleeping on the overnight train to Churchill
VIA Rail's Prestige bedroom
VIA Rail's Prestige bedroom
Sunset journey on VIA Rail
Sunset journey on VIA Rail

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Canadian Cross Country Journey
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Canadian Cross Country Journey

10

days

starting fromUS $4,580per person

 

Travel by train from the metropolis of Toronto to the serenity of the Canadian Rockies and through to Vancouver. To begin and end your journey, stay in the charming towns of Niagara-on-the-Lake in the... read more

Availability

AprMayJunJulAugSepOct

Places Visited

TorontoNiagara-on-the-LakeVancouverVictoria

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
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Experience Canada by Rail
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Experience Canada by Rail

13

days

starting fromUS $7,390per 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... read more

Availability

AprMayJunJulAugSep

Places Visited

TorontoJasperIcefields ParkwayLake LouiseBanffKamloopsVancouver

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Experience Canada by Rail - Map
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Vancouver to Toronto Train Tour
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Vancouver to Toronto Train Tour

11

days

starting fromUS $5,280per 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... read more

Availability

AprMayJunJulAugSepOct

Places Visited

TorontoJasperIcefields ParkwayBanffKamloopsVancouver

Accommodation Style

Hotel

Train Experience

Rocky MountaineerVIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
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Canada Coast to Coast by Train
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Canada Coast to Coast by Train

22

days

starting fromUS $10,330per 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.... read more

Availability

AprMayJunJulAugSep

Places Visited

VancouverKamloopsBanffLake LouiseIcefields ParkwayJasperTorontoMontrealQuebec CityHalifax

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

Rocky MountaineerVIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Canada Coast to Coast by Train - Map
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Highlights of Eastern Canada
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Highlights of Eastern Canada

8

days

starting fromUS $2,670per 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... read more

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AprMayJunJulAugSepOct

Places Visited

MontrealQuebec CityHalifax

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
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Canadian Rockies Voyage by Train
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Canadian Rockies Voyage by Train

6

days

starting fromUS $2,270per person

This whirlwind adventure will take you through some of the most amazing highlights of Western Canada in six days. You will begin in the cowboy town of Calgary before travelling into the Canadian Rockies... read more

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AprMayJunJulAugSepOct

Places Visited

CalgaryBanffIcefields ParkwayJasperVancouver

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Canadian Rockies Voyage by Train - Map
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Rockies Rail Winter Wonderland
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Rockies Rail Winter Wonderland

9

days

starting fromUS $3,090per person

The landscapes of the Canadian Rockies are always stunning, but when they are covered with a blanket of sparkling snow and shimmering frost they have a certain magical quality that is unforgettable. This... read more

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DecJanFebMar

Places Visited

VancouverJasperIcefields ParkwayLake LouiseBanffCalgary

Accommodation Style

Hotel

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Rockies Rail Winter Wonderland - Map
Canadian Rockies Winter Escape by Train
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Canadian Rockies Winter Escape by Train

6

days

starting fromUS $2,490per 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,... read more

Availability

DecJanFebMar

Places Visited

VancouverJasperIcefields ParkwayLake LouiseCalgary

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Canadian Rockies Winter Escape by Train - Map
Trans Canada by Rail in Winter
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Trans Canada by Rail in Winter

12

days

starting fromUS $4,280per 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... read more

Availability

DecJanFebMar

Places Visited

VancouverJasperIcefields ParkwayBanffToronto

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Trans Canada by Rail in Winter - Map
Polar Bear Expedition by Train
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Polar Bear Expedition by Train

8

days

starting fromUS $5,999per 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... read more

Availability

OctNov

Places Visited

WinnipegChurchill

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
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Canadian Rail and Polar Bear Adventure
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Canadian Rail and Polar Bear Adventure

10

days

starting fromUS $6,280per person

 

Travel across Canada on a once in a lifetime overnight train journey across Canada, before visiting Churchill's famous polar bears. With a friendly and knowledgeable guide, spend two days on a specially... read more

Availability

SepOctNov

Places Visited

VancouverWinnipegChurchil

Accommodation Style

HotelTrain

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Canadian Rail and Polar Bear Adventure - Map
Northern Lights of Churchill
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Northern Lights of Churchill

8

days

starting fromUS $4,328per person

 

On this week-long adventure, you'll journey to Churchill, Manitoba – one of the top three places in the world to see the Northern Lights. View the mystical Aurora from a cozy Tundra Buggy in the... read more

Availability

FebMar

Places Visited

WinnipegChurchill

Accommodation Style

Hotel

Train Experience

VIA RailSleeper Train

Activity Level

Easy
Northern Lights of Churchill - Map

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Would you like to spoil yourself with an extra special vacation in 2019? Book a qualifying 2019 Canadian trip with Fresh Tracks Canada before February 28th, 2019 and you'll receive up to $1400 per couple in free travel credits. You can use the credits for extra nights, spectacular experiences, and unique guided sightseeing tours – to help make your personalized trip to Canada just that much more special.

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These are just a few ideas – but many more options are available. Call or email the Fresh Tracks Canada team to personalize your perfect Canadian vacation! But hurry – space for 2019 travel is filling up very quickly. This offer is only available until midnight on February 28, 2019. Contact us to book your trip now!

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Here are some of our favorite add-on ideas:

  • Extend your trip – add a night in Vancouver or the Canadian Rockies.
  • Join a professional photographer on a private tour, to get the best pictures of Banff National Park in its winter splendor.
  • See the beautiful ice-formations as you snow shoe through crisp mountain snow.
  • Soar above the snowy Coastal Mountains of Vancouver, on a spectacular float plane tour.

Email or call our friendly Vacation Advisors today, and they'll help you plan your perfect winter experience. And remember, our Winter Wonderland Booking Bonus only lasts until midnight on February 28th, 2019.

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