Wildlife on-board Rocky Mountaineer
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North American discovery with First Passage to the West

Begin with a flight to Calgary from the UK, where you will take a private transfer to the 4-star Radisson Hotel Calgary Airport for one night. Enjoy a peaceful sleep before embarking on the iconic Rocky Mountaineer the following morning for the five night ‘First Passage to the West’ rail journey.

During your time on the Rocky Mountaineer, enjoy visits the national parks, a helicopter tour above the Rockies and spectacular scenery at every turn. During your five nights, enjoy stays in luxury hotels as well as visits to beautiful cities and towns such as Banff, Kananaskis, Lake Louise and Kamloops, before ending in Vancouver.

In Vancouver, enjoy a two night stay at the Four Seasons Hotel, after which you will transfer to the port and embark on-board Island Princess for a six-night full-board cruise. Visit the ports of Astoria, San Francisco, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles – where you will disembark and fly back to the UK.

What´s included:

  • Flights
  • Private overseas transfers
  • Rocky Mountaineer 5-night First Passage to the West Highlights
  • 1-night 4-star stay in Calgary
  • 2-night 4-star stay in Vancouver
  • 6-night full-board cruise

  • 08 September 2019
  • Princess Cruises
  • Island Princess

Price includes all flights, transfers, excursions, luggage allowance etc.

  • Rocky Mountaineer 5-night First Passage to the West Highlights
  • 1-night 4-star stay in Calgary
  • 2-night 4-star stay in Vancouver
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WAS £4299
Oceanview from
WAS £4349
Balcony from
WAS £4549
Mini-Suite from
WAS £4749

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16 nights | 08 Sep 2019
Fly from the UK to Calgary.
08 September 2019
On arrival, transfer privately to the 4-star Radisson Hotel Calgary Airport for a night’s stay.
Rocky Mountaineer – First Passage to the West – Day 1
09 September 2019
Today your Rocky Mountaineer tour starts, spend the rest of the day sightseeing in the 'The Heart of the New West' independently and stay overnight at the Hotel Arts in Calgary.
Rocky Mountaineer – First Passage to the West – Day 2
10 September 2019
Depart Calgary this morning for a full-day tour, visiting Kananaskis where you can enjoy a 12-minute panoramic helicopter tour, as well as Banff where you can enjoy tours to Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Your tour ends on arrival in Banff late this afternoon, where you will stay at the Elk + Avenue Hotel for a night.
Rocky Mountaineer – First Passage to the West – Day 3
11 September 2019
Today a half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders. Among the attractions are the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and a natural rock bridge spanning the Kicking Horse River. The tour ends in Lake Louise where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure to enjoy this magnificent location. Stay at the Fairmont Chateay Lake Louise overnight.
Rocky Mountaineer – First Passage to the West – Day 4
12 September 2019
Travel on-board the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain hamlet of Lake Louise to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. Your journey takes you through a spectacular array of scenery as you travel between the glacier and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies, over mountain passes and through remarkable tunnels. Today’s highlights include the Continental Divide, the Spiral Tunnels, the Kicking Horse Canyon, Rogers Pass and Craigellachie – where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven. Stay overnight in Kamloops.
Rocky Mountaineer – First Passage to the West – Day 5
13 September 2019
Your final day on-board Rocky Mountaineer includes dramatic changes in scenery, from the desert-like environment of the Interior, through winding river canyons and pristine forests, to the Coast and Cascade Mountains and the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley.
Stay in Vancouver for two nights.
14 September 2019
Your Rocky Mountaineer tour ends in Vancouver, where you will enjoy a two-night stay at the 4-star Four Seasons Hotel before you embark on your Princess Cruise.
Transfer privately to the port and embark on Island Princess
16 September 2019
Astoria, Oregon
17 September 2019
Day at sea
18 September 2019
San Francisco, California
19 September 2019
Day at sea
20 September 2019
Santa Barbara, California
21 September 2019
Los Angeles, California. Disembark your ship and transfer privately to the airport for your overnight flight back to the UK
22 September 2019
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What´s on board Island Princess

  • Traditional and speciality dining
  • Live stage shows and nightclubs
  • Discovery at SEA™ enrichment programs
  • Lectures and expert classes
  • Putting course and lap pool
  • Range of balcony rooms
  • Bars, lounges and al-fresco dining
  • Lotus Spa treatments, choice of pools and hot tubs
  • Fitness centre and shuffleboard
  • Movies Under the Stars™

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