Combine three great, unique ski resorts by using VIA Rail and experience Canada’s fantastic railways travelling by train across this scenic country, as well as visiting the contrasting cities of Edmonton and Vancouver.
Itinerary (14 Nights)
Here’s a day-by-day guide to your itinerary. Feel free to ask us to add other days or ideas and excursions by contacting us directly, so we can give you the best price.
This trip is just a suggestion and can be completely tailor-made to fit your requirements subject to train schedules.
Fly into Edmonton via Calgary for an overnight stay before you head for the slopes. In Edmonton why not explore the famous West Edmonton Mall?
Spend 1 night in Edmonton.
Today you will take a transfer to Jasper (approximately 4 hours) where you will spend the next three nights. You will have three days skiing at Marmot Basin, the hidden secret of the Canadian Rockies. With a variety of terrain such as glades, bowls, tree runs and rhythmic groomers and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere, there is something for every skier.
Spend 3 nights in Jasper.
Jasper - Sun Peaks
Your VIA rail train departs this morning from Jasper to Kamloops, where you will spend the next 9.5 hours enjoying the stunning scenery. On arrival in Kamloops, you will take the shuttle (approximately 45 minutes) to whisk you up to Sun Peaks for four nights in this fantastic interior ski resort.
The next few days can be spent exploring the second largest ski area in Canada, with its three mountains and ski-through village.
Spend 3 nights in Sun Peaks.
Sun Peaks to Whistler
After your time in Sun Peaks, you will transfer back to Kamloops to catch the early evening train from Kamloops to Vancouver (approximately 13 hours). You will enjoy dinner onboard before settling down for the night in your own cabin. You will arrive in Vancouver early the next morning and will then be transferred to to Whistler (approximately 2 hours). You will then have the next four nights in Whistler to enjoy skiing the masses of terrain this world famous resort has to offer.
Spend 5 nights in Whistler.
Whistler to Vancouver
After your stay in Whistler, we suggest stopping off in the lovely city of Vancouver for a short city break before flying home.
Spend 2 nights in Vancouver.