b"VANCOUVER YOUR ITINERARY 2 3 CANADA CANADAJasper BanDays 1-3London and Vancouver CalgaryWe fly from London Heathrow to Vancouver, checking into our hotel on21arrival. We set out on a sightseeing tour on Day 3, making our way firstly3to Gastown. Named after Gassy Jack Deighton, a Yorkshire seaman whoVancouversettled here in 1867, today Gastown is a popular downtown area full of cafs, contemporary fashion shops, galleries and more. ContinuingUSAto Chinatown, one of the largest of its kind in North America, we soakNights on train Rail Coachup the sights, sounds and smells of the Asian inspired streets andNights in hotelfood stalls. Finally, we visit Stanley Park, 400 hectares of wild openUNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCES space thats home to the citys famous and colourful totem poles which celebrate Canadas Native American heritage. Day 3 is free in Vancouver. Journey on The Canadian Days 4-6 - The Canadian, Jasper and Maligne Canyon through Canadas Rocky We board The Canadian for our overnight journey through the majesticMountains, waking up to Rocky Mountains to Jasper. During the night, we climb into the foothillspanoramic views of the sunrise of the Rockies, awakening to the sight of glaciers, lakes, plungingover towering mountains and canyons, frozen waterfalls and soaring snow-covered peaks. We arrive insnow-covered trees.Jasper on Day 5, a quaint mountain town at the edge of the wildernessStay in Banff, gateway to Banff and located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. With free time to lookNational Park, and see the natural around, you could take a walk through the wintry streets, admiring thewonders of Maligne Canyon and quaint houses and small shops. On Day 6 we visit Maligne Canyon, afrozen Lake Louise.HIGHLIGHTS OF THE CANADIAN ROCKIES164-feet deep gorge of sheer limestone walls thats home to wildlifeExplore the multicultural such as grey wolves, hoary marmot, caribou and moose. During our time here, we take part in an ice walk with a local guide, heading to thecity of Vancouver and famous IN WINTERcanyon floor to explore frozen waterfalls, ice caves and incredible icelandmarks including Gastown, formations and learn about mysterious Medicine Lake. We enjoy a picnicChinatown and Stanley Park.lunch as we go, warming up afterwards with a traditional treat of hot 11 DAYS FROM 2,395 chocolate and smores.WHAT'S INCLUDEDOn this wintry train adventure, we spend time in vibrant Vancouver, visit incredibleDays 7-9Banff UK Tour Manager throughoutWe begin the drive to Banff, travelling along the world-famous Icefields Lake Louise and travel through the spectacular frosted scenery of the CanadianParkway - a 144-mile road that links Banff with Jasper. Travelling alongFlight from London Heathrow to a lake-lined valley, past many of the highest and most rugged peaksVancouver and from Calgary to Rockies. London Heathrow in the Rockies, we pass by the Columbia Icefields and the Athabasca Glacier. Along the way, we stop at Lake Louise, which at this time of yearAll rail and coach transfers is completely frozen over, to admire the views of soaring peaks covered in verdant pine forests which slope away from the lakeshore. Day 8Luggage transfers on some includes a tour of Banff, and we see many of the areas much lovedsections of the tournatural wonders, including Lake Minnewanka, Two Jack Lake Viewpoint,8 nights 3 and 4-Star hotel THE CANADIANSurprise Corner and Bow Falls. We also take a ride on the Banff Gondola,accommodation a cable car that transports us to the summit of Sulphur Mountain to We experience an epic journey on The Canadianmarvel at the panoramic views. Day 9 is free. 1 night on board The Canadianthrough the stunning scenery of Canadas RockyDay 10Calgary 3 meals including 1 breakfast, 1 Mountains as the first rays of daylight illuminate aWe transfer to Calgary today, where we board our flight back to Londonlunch and 1 dinner backdrop of frosted evergreen trees and a blanketHeathrow. of fresh snow, as well as amazing wildlife - theAll tour excursionsperfect winter backdrop.Day 11 - LondonWe land in the UK and our holiday draws to a close.2022 TOUR DATESThe Canadian is truly iconic, taking us in restored carriages across the country in comfort. EnjoyDec 20 2,995freshly-prepared meals while on board, spending relaxed days lounging in the armchairs of the Bullet2023 TOUR DATESLounge, where wrap-around windows immerseCHRISTMAS DEPARTURESus in the splendour of the passing landscapes.Feb 21 2,395 Feb 28 2,495We travel in comfortable curtained berths on TheCelebrate the season in style on our special Christmas departureTour Code: CWW/CWX| per person based Canadian. If youd prefer, upgrades to privateon December 20th. This departure follows the same itinerary with aon 2 sharing. Deposit from 390 per person. cabins in Sleeper Plus Class or Prestige Class areunique festive addition. On Christmas Day, Day 6, we celebrate amidSupplement for solo travellers from 525. Please available on request.the natural wonders of Banff, enjoying a traditional Christmas lunchnote the itinerary for 2022 departures differs significantly, please visit the website or call for with all the trimmings at our hotel - a truly unforgettable experience.more details. For the latest guidance on entry requirements, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice38 CANADA Call us on 01904 527194 or visit GreatRail.com for more details 39"