Latest Information On Our COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

Canadian Rockies, Vancouver & Victoria

featuring one night on VIA Rail

Enjoy one night on VIA Rail’s Canadian train for phenomenal mountain views and decadent onboard service. Begin in Calgary, Alberta just east of the Rockies and explore its art, history, and culture. Have a tour of Banff and lunch at the historic Banff Springs Hotel. Travel along the Icefields Parkway and experience a glacier up-close at the Columbia Icefield. When we board the historic Canadian train, we travel to Vancouver in comfortable Sleeper Plus cars for a top-class experience. Explore Vancouver and walk across the thrilling Capilano Suspension Bridge. Then ferry to Vancouver Island and visit the Butchart Gardens® with time to explore. Tour Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, before we board a ferry that takes us to Washington State where we drive along the Olympic Peninsula and arrive in Seattle.

Hosted By: Erin Davisson

Former Anchor


View Biography

The Holiday Advantage
Airfare Included
Airfare Included
Exceptional Accommodations Included with Baggage Handling
Exceptional Accommodations Included with Baggage Handling
Most Meals Included
Most Meals Included
Premier Attractions
Premier Attractions
Professional Tour Directors
Professional Tour Directors
Motorcoach & Professional Driver
Motorcoach & Professional Driver
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Request More Information
Call to Book 1-888-867-2190

Share this Trip:

Day 1 : Fly to Calgary

Upon arrival we check in to our accommodations in Calgary.

Day 2 : Discover Calgary

In the morning we spend time learning about this spectacular city just east of the Rocky Mountains. After enjoying the highlights of Calgary, relax and savor lunch at Sky 360 atop the Calgary Tower, almost 630 feet above downtown. We journey through the foothills and up into the mountains to Banff for two relaxing evenings.

Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3 : Banff

Begin the day with a retired Royal Canadian Mounted Police meet and greet to hear stories and learn about the iconic Mountie uniform followed by a panoramic tour of the Banff area. Take in breathtaking views during lunch at the historic and grand Fairmont Banff Springs hotel. The afternoon is ours to explore this unique mountain town.

Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4 : Columbia Icefield

Breathtaking scenery borders our route today along the Icefields Parkway. This beautiful area is famous for the glacial blue waters of its many lakes nestled among the mountains. At the Columbia Icefield, we board a giant Ice Explorer that carries us onto Athabasca Glacier. We stay in Jasper this evening.


Day 5 : Ride the Rails

This morning we board VIA Rail’s historic Canadian train and begin our journey to Vancouver in their Sleeper Plus cars. Enjoy top-notch service and unforgettable experiences onboard as you roll past the beautiful landscapes. Savor expertly prepared meals in the dining car.

Brunch, Dinner

Day 6 : Vancouver

Enjoy an included breakfast on the train this morning. We arrive in Vancouver and take time to explore the city. Surrounded by water on three sides and nestled alongside the Coast Mountain Range, this vibrant city is the largest in British Columbia. We find our adventurous side on a walk across the breathtaking Capilano Suspension Bridge. After, we check in to our accommodations for the night.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7 : The Butchart Gardens®

This morning we board a ferry for Vancouver Island. We visit The Butchart Gardens®, one of the most acclaimed horticultural exhibitions in the world. Walk along pathways through wonderfully landscaped theme gardens, enjoy the seasonal floral displays, and see the Ross Fountain play its pattern of water displays every four minutes. A delightful lunch is included at the gardens. Later, we arrive in enchanting Victoria, the provincial capital of British Columbia for two relaxing nights. Shops, cafes, and interesting attractions are just a stroll away.

Buffet Lunch at the Blue Poppy Restaurant in Butchart Gardens 800 Benvenuto Ave Brentwood Bay, BC V8X 3X4 250-652-4422


Day 8 : Victoria

A local guide joins us to tour Victoria, known for its British atmosphere. The city began as an outpost for the Hudson Bay Company in 1843. We view historic sites including the Parliament Building on the lovely Inner Harbor, and witness beautiful flower beds and gardens that reflect the area’s passion for gardening. A spectacular lunch is prepared for us at the elegant Fairmont Empress hotel. We have the afternoon at leisure to browse in the delightful shops or to visit local attractions.


Day 9 : Ferry to Washington

This morning we depart Victoria by ferry and cross the Strait of Juan de Fuca and international border to Washington. We drive along the Olympic Peninsula before arriving in Seattle. Tonight we enjoy a Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner at the hotel.


Day 10 : Fly Home

Bid farewell as we depart for the airport. We will long remember our incredible adventure through the Canadian Rockies and Western Canada.

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes

  • All airfare
  • All rail transportation
  • All fuel surcharges, government fees, airport & departure taxes
  • Holiday Vacations Tour Director
  • Motorcoach & professional driver
  • Baggage handling at hotels
  • $100 Loyalty Credit for a future tour

All Accommodations Featuring

  • 1 night in Calgary
  • 2 nights in Banff
  • 1 night in Jasper
  • 1 night aboard VIA Rail's Canadian train
  • 1 night in the Vancouver area
  • 2 nights at the Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites
  • 1 night in Seattle

Attractions & Highlights

  • Calgary guided tour
  • Banff & Jasper National Parks
  • Mountie Meet & Greet presented by Banff Lake Louise Tourism
  • Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure™
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge
  • Two scenic ferry rides
  • The Butchart Gardens®
  • Victoria guided tour

12 Excellent Meals Featuring

  • Holiday Vacations Welcome Lunch at Sky 360 Calgary Tower
  • Lunch at the Fairmont Banff Springs hotel
  • Dinner on Train
  • Lunch at The Butchart Gardens®
  • Lunch at the Fairmont Empress hotel
  • Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner in Seattle

Highest Elevation: 6,850 feet.

Tour Dates & Pricing


Price Per Person





Final Payment Date: 06/14/2022

Tour Map for Canadian Rockies, Vancouver & Victoria

Departure Cities

WFRV TV Pickup Locations:

Appleton, WI - DoubleTree

Fond Du Lac, WI - Radisson Inn & Conference Center

Green Bay, WI - AmericInn By Wyndham

Oshkosh, WI - Perkins Restaurant

Appleton, WI - Appleton International Airport

Green Bay, WI - Austin Straubel International Airport

Erin Davisson

Erin is the former anchor of Local 5 News at 5, 6 and 10 p.m. with Tom Zalaski. She has been at Local 5 News since 1988. Erin has won numerous reporting and anchoring awards and has consistently been voted Best Anchor in newspaper polls in the Appleton Post Crescent and Green Bay Press Gazette. Erin was awarded the Local Broadcast Legend Award from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association (WBA) in 2021.

Her career highlights include appearing on the Oprah Winfrey Show for a segment on television anchorwomen, anchoring live coverage of the Green Bay Packers Super Bowl wins in New Orleans and Dallas, and moderating a speaker series at the Weidner Center that let her rub elbows with such notables as Madeline Albright, Joan Rivers, Anna Quindlen, and Maya Angelou.

Erin is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and recipient of the school’s Communications Alumni of the Year Award. She makes her home in Wausaukee on the Menominee River with her husband, Mike.

Join her and WFRV-TV viewers on this exciting vacation!