Established by the Canadian government in 1977, VIA Rail Canada breathed new life into the country's railways by becoming its first national passenger rail company. Throughout its history, VIA has succeeded in building an outstanding company known around the world for its remarkable efficiency and management. Travel where cars cannot, and marvel at scenic vistas that would otherwise be inaccessible.
Canadian Train Odyssey
11 days from Toronto to Vancouver
This cross-country train adventure across Canada begins in Toronto, ends in Vancouver, and includes beautiful scenery and fun-filled activities in some of Canada's most popular cities. Cosmopolitan Toronto, the largest city in Canada, hosts world-class shopping and many spectacular sites. Start your vacation in Toronto and head to Niagara Falls, where you'll take a Maid of the Mist cruise to enjoy up-close views of Niagara Falls from river level. Then board VIA Rail®'s The Canadian—a premier continental train—and head west.
Canadian Train Odyssey with Victoria
13 days from Toronto to Vancouver
After passing through the majestic Canadian Rockies to Jasper, the rail portion of this journey ends. Spend two nights in Jasper with free time to explore. Then board your motorcoach to Banff National Park. On your way to Banff, take a thrilling ride aboard an Ice Explorer on the Columbia Icefield, the largest expanse of ice in the Canadian Rockies. In Banff, you'll have two nights and time to relax, hike, or join an optional activity, such as a helicopter ride over the Canadian Rockies or a gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain.
Terms & Conditions: Book a 2013 Cosmos Canadian Train Odyssey vacation to receive the $100 per person discount. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between January 30 and March 26, 2013 for travel commencing by December 31, 2013. Offer not valid with any other offer except Journeys Club Repeat Traveler benefit and Cosmos Coupon. Offer reliant on space availability. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Additional restrictions may apply.