Rocky Mountaineer Vacations offers year-round vacation packages to the most unique regions of Canada including the acclaimed two-day, all-daylight Rocky Mountaineer rail journey. In both 2005 and 2006, Rocky Mountaineer has won the prestigious World Travel Award as "World's Leading Travel Experience by Train". From mid-April to mid-October (with select December departures) the Rocky Mountaineer travels between the coastal city of Vancouver, British Columbia, the resort town of Whistler, B.C. and the Rocky Mountain destinations of Jasper, Banff and Calgary, Alberta. A portfolio of land tours, under the umbrella of Spectacular Canada, is offered year-round and includes the very best Canadian vacations from coast-to-coast, featuring lodge and ranch experiences, city and resort discoveries, and self-drive vacations.
Headquartered in Vancouver, Armstrong Group (owner and operator of Rocky Mountaineer Vacations) launched the Whistler Mountaineer and the Rocky Mountaineer Fraser Discovery Route in 2006. Whistler Mountaineer is a three-hour train trip between North Vancouver and Whistler
along the famous "sea to sky" scenery of Howe Sound, the Coastal Mountains and Garibaldi Provincial Park. Rocky Mountaineer Fraser Discovery Route is a two-day journey through the diverse beauty of Canada's West, from Whistler, British Columbia to the mountain town of Jasper, Alberta.
Over 400 people make the Rocky Mountaineer Vacations the success it is. The principles of guest service have been the driving force behind the company's high level of guest satisfaction with the Rocky Mountaineer and the Whistler Mountaineer. The talented staff and crew are lead by an Executive Team that offers a combined 50 years of experience with the organization. In turn, the Board of Directors provide significant global business experience and with their guidance, the Rocky Mountaineer has become known around the world as a "trip of a lifetime."
Rocky Mountaineer Vacations is proud to offer "The Most Spectacular Train Trips in the World"®.