Search entire travel group

Get closer to the beauty of Canada with VIA Rail's panoramic dome car.

Explore Jasper to Prince Rupert VIA Rail

(10088)
Get closer to the beauty of Canada with VIA Rail's panoramic dome car.
Enhance your Jasper wilderness experience with a scenic VIA Rail ride giving you the freedom to see up close the wild beauty of Canada. Arrive in Prince Rupert and spend a day exploring the city at your own pace.
Rail
Packaged tour

Highlights

See grizzly bears up close and personal during your Grizzly Bear Tour at Khutzeymateen Provincial Park

 Discover every corner of Jasper's rugged paradise with a thrilling Harley Davidson tour

Join an exciting wildlife tour of the UNESCO alpine town of Jasper

See the beauty of Canada upclose with VIA Rail's Touring Class in panoramic dome coach

Tick off major experiences in the UNESCO alpine town of Jasper. Join a wildlife tour to uncover its hidden gems, rich history, and ecological wonders. Discover every corner of this rugged paradise with a thrilling Harley Davidson tour while keeping your eyes peeled for surprising wildlife encounters. Extend the fun with an epic VIA Rail train journey (Touring Class) towards the stunning port city of Prince Rupert. Get lost in the sight of rivers and wilderness as you make your way to British Columbia's beautiful northwest coast. Travel through rugged fjords and pristine wilderness to the Khutzeymateen Provincial Park where a full day Grizzly Bear Tour awaits. Cherish the sight of fluffy bears and other wildlife such as whales, eagles, and seals, and spend a day exploring Prince Rupert's majestic landscapes at your own pace.

Travel dates: 1 - 31 May 2020 & 1 – 31 October 2020.

Travel outside these departure dates available at a higher cost. Contact us for more details.

Read more Read less

Included

1 night in a 4-star accommodation in Prince George
3 nights in a 3.5-star accommodation in Jasper
3 nights in a 3.5-star accommodation in Prince Rupert
Grizzly Bear Tour at Khutzeymateen Provincial Park
Jasper Harley Davidson sidecar tour in Jasper
Meals as per itinerary
VIA Rail ticket in Touring Class (Panorama Dome car)
Wildlife discovery tour from Jasper

Itinerary

Expand Collapse  all days
Day 1
Jasper

This morning, you will arrive in Jasper where you will alight from the train. Check into your hotel where you will stay for the next 3 nights. Enjoy the reminder of the day at your leisure.

Breakfast
Day 2
Jasper

Today, you will join a panoramic wildlife discovery tour. Allow your friendly, local driver/guide to show you some of Jasper’s hidden gems and share their knowledge of the history, geology, and ecology of the area. As you travel through Jasper and the surrounding area, not only will you be amazed at some of the beautiful scenery on this journey, you will also learn about the ways the wildlife in the area contribute to the rich diversity of the national park. Your knowledgeable guide is trained to seek out all the park’s most iconic creatures. Big or small, Jasper National Park provides a great opportunity to view animals in their natural habitat. Have your camera ready to capture some amazing photos of the highlights of this informative and entertaining “Discovery Tour”.

Day 3
Jasper

Today, you will enjoy a Harley Davidson sidecar tour. At the beginning of your tour, you’ll discuss with your driver the best destination for the duration of your tour. This adventure could be for wildlife view or for simply experiencing a unique way to see Jasper National Park. Your tour includes motorcycle apparel for the tour duration (Leather Jacket, chaps, gloves, bandana, helmet and eyewear (all sizes available) and heated vests for cooler days.

Day 4
Jasper – Prince George (VIA Rail)

Today, you will make your way to the station to join a VIA rail train journey to Prince Rupert. Admire the landscape dotted with sparkling lakes, rustic hamlets and sawmills all the way to Prince Rupert. The train makes a stop in Prince George for the night before continuing again to Prince Rupert. 

Lunch, Dinner
Day 5
Prince George – Prince Rupert

Today, you will bid farewell to Prince George as you board your VIA Rail train and continue onto Prince Rupert. Upon your arrival, make your own way to your hotel where you will stay for the next 3 nights.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6
Prince Rupert

Today, you will enjoy a full day Grizzly Bear Tour. Travel north through Chatham Sound, then head east into rugged fjords and pristine wilderness to the Khutzeymateen, home of the largest population of Grizzly Bears anywhere on Earth. The area is also home to a large variety of other wildlife including humpback whales, orca whales, eagles, seals, mountain goats and black bears. Lunch is included today. 

Lunch
Day 7
Prince Rupert

Today, you have the day at leisure to continue discover the city and the surrounding area at your own pace.

Day 8
Prince Rupert

This morning you will check out of your hotel. End of tour.

Additional information

Official language
French & English
Currency
Canadian Dollars
7 nights
from AUD1,799
per person, twin share
Jasper
01 May - 31 October 2020
Canada & Alaska Brochure
View
Speak to a destination expert today!

Important notes

  • Travel outside the departure dates available at a higher cost. Contact us for more details.

Prefer speaking on the phone?

Our Destination Experts are ready to take your call and help you plan out your perfect holiday. Let us offer you expert advice, handy tips, and friendly service.

Our canada destination experts
Our Canada Destination Experts are ready to help!
Open M-F, 9:00am - 5:30pm Aus. Eastern Time
1300380992

You might also like

Get deals, travel articles, and holiday inspiration