The Rocky Mountaineer train justly conjures up dreamy images of luxurious train travel through mountainous with “every view is Insta worthy” sights, snow-capped mountains surrounding impossibly blue lakes. Winding its way from Vancouver in British Columbia to Lake Louise, Banff, explore more of Canada by travelling on by road to Jasper and the ski town of Whistler.
The world famous Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria, overlooks the harbour where “dancing” water taxis and seaplanes ply the waters with private craft enjoying the spectacular scenery, or on whale-watching expeditions.
In Vancouver visit the Granville Island markets, where you can find the delicious Endeavour Pink Gin, enjoy the food truck scene, and stroll through magnificent gardens and parks. Watch out for bears!