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Maple Leaf Winter Magic Classic Canada West Coast to East Coast

Also see: Summer Version
Maple Leaf Winter Magic Classic Canada West Coast to East Coast

10 days
Independent Holiday Package

Nov–Dec 2018 & Jan-Apr 2019
Begins Mondays and Thursdays

This is one of our ROCKIES BY DAYLIGHT tours. View the Rockies at their best—in daylight from the train. Check out our other Rockies By Daylight tours here.

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Canada from coast to coast travelling aboard VIA Rail’s trains The Ocean and The Canadian.

  • Travel aboard VIA Rail’s flagship train, The Canadian, between Vancouver and Toronto in Sleeper Plus Class or Prestige Class.
  • Enjoy Sleeper Plus Class service from Montreal to Halifax aboard VIA Rail’s train, The Ocean.
  • Visit Vancouver, the bustling city of Toronto & picturesque Halifax in the Maritimes.
  • Prestige Class is available on this tour. See details below.

Day 1 — Vancouver

Mon / Thu

Arrive into Vancouver and transfer to hotel today.

Overnight Vancouver.

Day 2 — Vancouver / VIA Rail

Tue / Fri

Enjoy a free day in Vancouver today. Transfer from hotel to rail station this evening. Depart aboard VIA Rail’s train, The Canadian.

Overnight VIA Rail.

Day 3, 4, 5 — VIA Rail

Wed / Sat, Thu / Sun, Fri / Mon

Enjoy 3 full days of rail travel across Canada.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner served in the dining car. Overnight VIA Rail.

Day 6 — VIA Rail / Toronto

Sat / Tue

Arrive into Toronto this morning and transfer to hotel.

Breakfast served in the dining car. Overnight Toronto.

Day 7 — Toronto / VIA Rail

Sun / Wed

Late morning departure aboard VIA Rail from Toronto to Montreal. This evening depart Montreal aboard VIA Rail’s train, The Ocean.

Dinner served in the dining car. Overnight VIA Rail.

Day 8 — VIA Rail / Halifax

Mon / Thu

Enjoy a full day of rail travel through the Maritime province of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia into the city of Halifax today. Transfer to hotel upon arrival.

Breakfast & lunch served in the dining car. Overnight Halifax.

Day 9 — Halifax

Tue / Fri

Today is a free day for you to enjoy Halifax.

Overnight Halifax.

Day 10 — Halifax

Wed / Sat

Check-out from hotel today and transfer to airport.

Itinerary includes hotel accommodations, sightseeing and transfers. Please enquire for more information, pricing and detailed itinerary.

This tour can be customized!

Price Includes

  • 4 nights accommodation in hotel
  • 5 nights accommodation aboard VIA Rail in Sleeper Plus Class
  • 15 Meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches; 5 dinners
  • Transportation and transfers as described
  • Select sightseeing, activities, and admissions as described (Seasonal Availability)
  • Not included — any items not listed such as but not limited to Goods & Service Tax and/or Harmonized Sales Tax; meals (other than listed); baggage handling; gratuities; travel insurance; personal expenses; custom tour add-ons.

Maple Leaf Winter Magic Classic Canada West Coast to East Coast


2018 Canadian dollar prices — per guest, double occupancy in hotels • Senior = 60 years and better.

2018/2019 Season
Nov–Dec & Jan-Apr
NOV–DEC $3849 $3499
JAN-MAR $4199 $3799
APR $4599 $4199
NOV–DEC $6499
JAN-MAR $7299
APR $7699
Pricing for accommodation and rail travel varies considerably throughout the year, please call for further details.

Prestige Class

VIA Rail has unveiled their new exciting class of service, Prestige Class, offering stylish cabins and modern décor and available on this JSRT tour.

Prestige Class cabin

During the daytime, your Prestige Class accommodation provides a relaxing atmosphere with comfortable seating on leather-clad furniture, private fully stocked refrigerator, and unprecedented views of the passing varied landscapes. Prestige Class travellers also enjoy 24hr personalized concierge service.

By night, continue your odyssey from the comfort of your Murphy bed for two, facing the large window and ensuring the best views of the night skies.

Enjoy private washroom & shower facilities, priority baggage handling and priority reservations in the dining car. Delicious meals are freshly prepared by skilled chefs and include regional specialties, a selection of Canadian wines.

Your peace of mind is at the heart of this high-end design.

John Steel Rail Tours

222–901 West 3rd Street
North Vancouver, BC
Canada V7P 3P9 • BC Licence #2042-5

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