Rocky Mountaineer

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FIRST PASSAGE TO THE WEST 2016

First Passage To The West 2016
Effective dates: 04/19/16-10/16/16
No journey through Canada's mountainous western provinces would be complete without the unforgettable experience of a rail trip aboard the famed Rocky Mountaineer. Through large picture windows, you'll enjoy endless vistas of spectacular scenery as you travel in daylight along one of the two routes. The First Passage to the West offers service from Banff or Lake Louise to Vancouver, with an overnight in Kamloops.

Tour includes:
- Rocky Mountaineer between Vancouver Banff, Lake Louise or  reverse
- Two (2) breakfasts and two (2) lunches on board the train
- One (1) overnight in Kamloops, arranged by Rocky Mountaineer
- Transfers from/to train station in Kamloops
- Provincial Taxes and Federal GST less tour package rebate

SilverLeaf Service:
For those seeking an upgraded service aboard the Rocky Mountaineer, we are pleased to offer the special SilverLeaf Service. Onboard, the SilverLeaf cars feature enhanced Windows that form a partial dome and includes at-seat dining with gourmet breakfast and lunch selections. SilverLeaf Service passengers will have their luggage delivered to their room in Kamloops.

GoldLeaf Service:
For those seeking all upgraded service aboard tile Rocky Mountaineer, we are pleased to offer the special GoldLeaf Service, Onboard, GoldLeaf Service is delivered in a domed railcar, offering panoramic views of the mountains from full-length dome windows that extend into the roof of the railcar. Enjoy gourmet breakfast and lunch selections served in the lower level dining room. GoldLeaf Service passengers will have their luggage delivered to their room in Kamloops.

Booking codes:

Route
Vancouver, Kamloops, Banff
- Silverleaf SILVKB
- Goldleaf   RALVKBG

Route
Vancouver, Kamloops, Lake Louise
- Silverleaf SILVKL
- Goldleaf   RALVKLG

Route
Banff, Kamloops, Vancouver
- Silverleaf SILBKV
- Goldleaf RALBKVG

Route
Lake Louise, Kamloops, Vancouver
- Silverleaf SILLKV
- Goldleaf RALLKVG

Departure Dates:

Eastbound:
Vancouver-Banff
- May 02, 09,  16, 23, 30
- June 06, 13,  20, 27,
- July 04, 11,  18, 25*
- August 01, 08*, 15, 25, 29
- September 05, 12,  19, 26
- October 03, 10
* Bilingual English/French departures

Eastbound:
Vancouver-Lake Louis/Banff
- April 19, 25, 29
- May 03, 06, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31
- June 03, 10, 17, 24
- July 01, 08, 15, 22, 29
- August 05, 12, 19, 26
- September 02, 06, 09, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
- October 07, 11, 14

Westbound:
Banff-Vancouver
- May 04,  11, 18,  25*
- June 01,  08, 15*, 22, 29*
- July 06*, 13, 20,  27
- August 03, 10*, 17,  24, 31
- September 07,  14*, 21,  28
- October 05, 12
* Bilingual English/German departures

Westbound:
Banff/Lake Louise-Vancouver
- April 21, 28
- May 01, 05, 08, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
- June 02, 05, 12, 19, 26
- July 03, 10, 17, 24, 31
- August 07, 14, 21, 28
- September 04, 08, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
- October 02, 09, 13, 16

Schedule:

  Boarding Time Departure Time Arrival Time
Eastbound      
Day 1 - Vancouver-Kamloops 7:30am         8:00am   5:30pm-7:00pm
Day 2 - Kamloops-Lake Louise* 6:25am 6:45am    6:30pm-9:00pm
Day 2 - Kamloops-Banff 6:25am 6:45am 7:30pm-9:30pm
       
Westbound      
Day 1 - Banff-Kamloops 4:40am 8:00am 7:00pm-9:00pm
Dat 1 - Lake Louise-Kamloops 9:00am 9:20am 7:00pm-9:00pm
Day 2 - Kamloops-Vancouver 7:35am 8:00am 5:30pm-7:00pm
       

Passengers are required to check in 30 minutes prior to boarding. Schedule subject to change without notice. All times are local.

*Transfers between Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and the  Lake Louise train station are included.

For Lake Louise departures, please make your way to the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. The Rocky Mountaineer check-in desk is located across from Hertz Car rental. Check in at the Fairmont (including transfer to the station) is from 7:50am-8:20am.

Please Note:
Passenger rail travel in Canada may be affected by unforeseen circumstances. Passengers are advise not to arrange connecting transportation on the day of scheduled
arrival in any arrival city. Pre and post accommodation can be booked.

Cancellation Policy:
SilverLeaf and GoldLeaf Services 04/19/16-10/16/16, before 46 days,  20% penalty, within 45 days, 100% penalty.