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15 Days | 14 Nights
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
From the elegance of Quebec to the wilds of the Rockies and the splendor of the British Columbia coast, experience the best of Canada on this railroad journey across the country. Explore the rich legacies of its provinces, the architecture of its cities and indigenous, French and British cultures that incomparably blend.


• Journey 3,000 spectacular miles through northern Ontario, the Prairies and the Canadian Rockies.
• Experience and compare Canada’s most exciting cities: Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver.
• Absorb splendid views of soaring mountains and sweeping prairies outside your window.

Program Notes

Delays on VIA Rail trains are not uncommon and this demands we adopt a flexible approach to delivering program content.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles per day; some uneven terrain and stairs.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Montreal, 2 nights; train to Toronto, 2 nights; overnight train, 3 nights; Jasper, 2 nights; overnight train, 1 night; Vancouver, 2 nights; departure.

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at no additional cost on this date ...
14 nights of accommodations
35 meals: 14 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 12 dinners
12 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips


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