Winter Mountain Train

7 Days: Nov 30 - Dec 6, 2017

$3099 Per Person

Includes all taxes and fees

Land only deduct: $200

Single add: $450

Triple deduct: $100 

  • Pick up at your door (Greater Victoria)

  • 1 night Private Sleeper Cabin Plus aboardVIA Rail’s
    The Canadian


  • 3 nights at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

  • 1 night at a Vancouver Hotel

  • Breakfast each morning

  • 4 full dinners

  • Transportation on deluxe charter vehicle

  • Vancouver Christmas Market

Photo Credits: Tourism Jasper, Government of Alberta, Viktor Lyagutsky, Travel Alberta, Destination BC/Albert Normandin/Scott Kranz

Tour Policies:
Early Booking: A $250 discount is offered off the first 10 seats booked and $100 off the next 10 until September 1.
Deposit and Payment: A $300 deposit per person is required within 72 hours of booking or booking may be cancelled. 
​Full payment is required by October 2, 2017.
Price Changes: In the event of significant changes in taxes or surcharges by suppliers or local government Mile Zero Tours reserves the right to increase price up until the time of departure.   
Cancellation policy:  Full refund less $50 admin fee if cancelled before September 1, 2017.  From Sept 1 to Oct 2 non-refundable amount increases to $125. After October 2, 2017 only 45% is refundable and after Nov 1 only 15% is refundable.  There are no refunds offered after Nov 15, 2017. We strongly recommend purchasing trip cancellation insurance as Mile Zero Tours cannot issue refunds, no matter the reason, beyond the scope of the above mentioned policy.
Terms of Travel: Please see our Terms of Travel before booking.


 

What's Included

Full Itinerary

Complimentary home pickup/return - travel starts at your door!

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HOTELS

Day 1:Vancouver, BC
Listel Hotel

Day 2: Vancouver to Jasper
VIA Rail’s The Canadian 
Day 3-5: Jasper, AB
Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge 
Day 6: Edmonton, BC
Fantasyland Hotel  
West Edmonton Mall

  • Jasper sightseeing & wildlife tour

  • Day of leisure in Jasper

  • West Edmonton Mall

  • Return flight to Victoria

  • Luggage handling at hotels

  • All mandatory fees and taxes

  • Gratuities on included meals

  • Services of a professional tour director​


​​Day 1: Thursday November 30, 2017– Victoria to Vancouver
Depart Vancouver Island by ferry this afternoon.  Once on the mainland a short drive brings us to the bright lights  of cosmopolitan Vancouver. This evening we sit down for a delicious welcome dinner in the city.  This is the perfect opportunity to get to know your tour director and fellow travellers better.  After dinner we head to our hotel for a restful sleep before our journey truly begins. 
Today’s dinner is included

Day 2: Friday December 1st, 2017 – Vancouver to VIA Rail’s The Canadian
Today we enjoy a leisurely morning with time to explore the many shops along Vancouver’s famed Robson Street located just outside the hotel. In the afternoon we set out on a scenic drive around the city including a stop in Stanley Park and Granville Island.  Later we get into the spirit with a visit to the enchanting Vancouver Christmas market. The German inspired market is full of colourful décor, authentic gifts, entertainment, delicious food and the spicy aroma of mulled wine.  After shopping, we collect our goodies and head over to the train station.  This evening, tuck yourself in to your cozy private sleeper class accommodations as the train begins its journey east along the Fraser River and into the snowy mountains.  
Today's breakfast is included

Day 3: Saturday December 2nd, 2017 – Jasper
Wake up this morning to the gentle rumbling of the train engine and look out your window to a snowy landscape. A lovely hot breakfast will be served in the dining car and as the morning progresses we will follow the Thompson River.  Lunch is served in the dining car as we begin to enter the stunning Rockies. Enjoy postcard images of mountains and snow-covered evergreens as we pass Pyramid Falls and Mount Robson, ultimately crossing the continental divide into Alberta. The train arrives in picturesque Jasper late this afternoon where we transfer to our luxurious accommodations at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. Tonight enjoy a delicious dinner at the resort followed by some live local entertainment .       
Today’s breakfast, lunch and dinner are included

Day 4: Sunday December 3rd, 2017 – Jasper
This morning, get to know your surroundings better with an expert guided nature tour of the Jasper area. Jasper is brimming with wildlife all year round and winter is certainly no exception. Enjoy the pristine wilderness and calm of the winter snow as you learn about the local flora and fauna. A stop will be made in Jasper town with time for lunch before returning to the resort later this afternoon. This evening is yours to relax and enjoy at your leisure.
Today’s breakfast is included

Day 5: Monday December 4th, 2017 – Jasper
This day is completely yours to spend as you wish. Perhaps you will treat yourself to pampering at the luxurious Jasper Lodge Spa. Or maybe you will go for a snowy stroll in the village and explore the many colourful boutiques. Stop by a local café and warm yourself with hot chocolate or tea. Or, take advantage of the many winter activities that Jasper has to offer including snowshoeing, sleigh rides, skating and skiing. Tonight enjoy an included dinner at one of Jasper’s most popular restaurants.
Today’s breakfast and dinner are included

Day 6: Tuesday December 5th, 2017 – Jasper to Edmonton

This morning we depart Jasper by deluxe chartered vehicle, heading east and leaving the mountains behind.  We arrive in Edmonton this afternoon where we will check in to our accommodations at the Fantasyland Hotel in West Edmonton Mall. Enjoy the comfort of this luxurious hotel and explore the largest shopping mall in North America. Tonight join your fellow travellers for a farewell dinner.
Today’s breakfast and dinner are included

Day 7– Wednesday December 6th, 2017 – Edmonton to Victoria
This morning is free for you to spend as you please. Explore the many interesting shops and activities that West Edmonton Mall has to offer, or enjoy a morning of relaxation in your hotel room before checking out. This afternoon we will transfer to the Edmonton airport where we board our direct flight back home to Victoria.
Today’s breakfast is included

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