The Unique World of Rail Travel

Travel Tips

October 11, 2019


Within the unique world of rail travel, Rocky Mountaineer is so much more than just a train. It’s the key to unlocking a hidden world of unparalleled beauty as you carve through otherwise inaccessible terrain in the Canadian Rockies.


Choose Your Adventure - Three Distinct Routes


First West Passage


Travel through the legendary Spiral Tunnels, traverse the Continental Divide, and be inspired as you wind through mountain passes and dramatic canyons. Experience the only passenger rail service on this historic route, celebrated for connecting Canada from East to West.


Journey through the Clouds


Travel through scenic valleys, along the mighty Fraser River, through Hell’s Gate, and past the magnificent Pyramid Falls. This route, only accessible by train, also features the majestic Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies.


Rainforest to Gold Rush


Witness true wilderness. Explore the mountain mecca of Whistler. See hidden lakes and canyons few others get to see. Relax in comfort as you move through seemingly impassable terrain. Revel in the history of the gold rush. Marvel at Mount Robson, the Canadian Rockies’ highest peak.


From now until October 25, 2019, book a qualifying 2020 package of 8 days or more and receive 3 free perks worth up to $800 per couple that you can spend it on an extra hotel night, airport transfer, or dinner.


Plus, receive a complimentary private transfer at the start or end of your rail journey exclusively from Direct Travel. *Valid on new 2020 Rocky Mountaineer package bookings of 4 nights or more.





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