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Destination: Canada by the VIA Rail Train

Vancouver to Toronto by Rail

Embark upon a once-in-a-lifetime rail odyssey across Canada's five provinces, gliding through rolling prairies, rugged lake country and the snowy peaks of the magnificent Rockies. This five-star journey features hotel stays at luxurious, historic rail properties bookending four amazing days and nights in Prestige Class aboard VIA Rail's The Canadian. This nostalgic rail experience harkens the golden age of train travel.

Tour map for Vancouver to Toronto by Rail


– Unwind and unplug. Enjoy the serenity of traveling by rail with time to truly disconnect from the outside world.

– Relax in comfort. Your private Prestige Class stateroom provides 50% more living space compared to other cabin categories. Features include: a picture window that's 60% larger than standard cabin windows; a leather couch by day that transforms into a comfortable double bed with luxury linens by night; heated floors and walls; private en suite bathroom with shower; and nightly turndown service.

– Embrace the countryside. Crossing five provinces, admire the diverse and picturesque landscapes each creating a colorful changing tapestry day after day.

– Indulge on board. Three-course lunches and dinners are prepared by onboard chefs using a selection of local and regional ingredients. Prestige Class amenities also include priority seating in the dining car, dedicated concierge service and complimentary snacks and beverages in the Park Car 24-hours a day.

– Enjoy the atmosphere. Whether joining an onboard lecture or presentation, gathering for a wine tasting, playing board or card games, or simply watching the outside panoramas pass by, each day offers a variety of optional activities aimed to define the leisurely pace of the journey.

What's Included

  • 1 night at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver and 1 night at Fairmont Royal York in Toronto, both famous, luxury Canadian Railway hotels
  • 4 nights accommodations in Prestige Class onboard VIA Rail's The Canadian
  • 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners (snacks and bar orders are included while aboard The Canadian)
  • Special welcome and farewell receptions
  • Admission to all activities and tours as described in the 7-day itinerary
  • Full guiding services of an Orbridge Travel Director
  • Onboard concierge services
  • Private motor coach transportation for the sightseeing tour
  • Gratuities for Orbridge Travel Director, drivers, porters, VIA Rail attendants and wait staff for included meals
  • Airport transfers for guests arriving and departing during the suggested times