Majestic Rockies & the Colours of Eastern Canada

31 Days
Banff to Boston
From (AUD)
$ 22,695
Dates & Pricing

2022 Banff > Boston

Lakes, mountains and cosmopolitan cities

Pass through the legendary Rocky Mountains on this journey that takes you to Alaska, Vancouver, Niagara Falls, Washington and Boston.
Starting in the Banff National Park, a World Heritage-listed site, a journey of natural wonder and beauty awaits on this 31-day tour and cruise. Travel on board the Rocky Mountaineer, see the great ice walls of Glacier Bay, discover the French province of Québec city, enjoy a guided tour of Washington’s historic sites and watch a Broadway show in New York city.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
RHMB
Duration:
31 days
Departure City:
Banff
Return City:
Boston

Selected Itinerary

31 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Calgary > Banff

    Welcome to the Canadian Rockies, where your journey of wonder begins. Upon arrival into Calgary, transfer to Banff where you’ll meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers. Check in for a two night Special Stay at the Fairmont Banff Springs, the ‘Castle in the Rockies’. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous welcome dinner.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Banff

    You’re sure to be swept away by Banff National Park, the first national park established in Canada and a coveted World Heritage-listed Site.

    Freechoice

    Ride the Banff Gondola and take in the magnificent views or take a helicopter flight. Alternatively, enjoy a Bow River float trip, a guided nature hike or a relaxing soak in the mineral pools.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Banff > Lake Louise

    Drive through the Rocky Mountains, past mesmerising lakes and towering mountains en route to Lake Louise. Check in for your overnight Special Stay at the opulent Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

    Enrich

    Meet a retired member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police for an insight into the importance of the Mounties in Canada, past and present.

    Freechoice Dining

    Enjoy a choice of restaurants at your hotel tonight, from fine to casual dining.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Rocky Mountaineer > Kamloops

    The Rocky Mountaineer is one of the most iconic rail journeys in the world. You’ll relish your two days
    of GoldLeaf Service as you travel through the Rocky Mountains in luxurious comfort. Gaze in awe as you carve through otherwise inaccessible terrain in the remarkable Canadian Rockies. You don’t have to be an engineer to delight in the ingenious construction of the spiral tunnels you’ll venture through. Stay overnight at a Kamloops hotel as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  5. Day 5 - Rocky Mountaineer > Vancouver

    View the confluence of the Fraser and Thompson rivers from your glass-dome carriage. Rocky Mountaineer is renowned for the delicious cuisine prepared on board. Savour the delectable delights and sip on local wine or beer as you soak up the magnificent scenery stretching as far as the eye can see. Later today, arrive in the cosmopolitan city of   Vancouver for a two night stay at the stylish boutique Opus Vancouver Hotel.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  6. Day 6 - Vancouver

    Absorb the tranquillity of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park as it opens early, exclusively for Scenic guests. Explore the many and varied sights and sounds of Vancouver during a city sightseeing tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Vancouver > Alaskan Cruise

    Farewell your Tour Director as you board your luxurious seven night Alaskan voyage on board Holland America Line’s ms Zuiderdam. Keep an eye out for Orcas, Humpback whales or Bald eagles from your Verandah Stateroom.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Scenic Cruising

    It’s a great day to settle back and relax with a book or explore the ship’s facilities, restaurants and lounges.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Juneau

    Alaska’s charming state capital is only accessible by air or sea. This is one town you can explore knowing you’ll never get lost.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Skagway

    Take a stroll into the past. Historic shop facades, wooden boardwalks and echoes of the gold rush typify Skagway, the gateway of the Klondike Gold Rush.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Glacier Bay

    A steaming cup of soup or even hot chocolate will keep you toasty warm as you are mesmerised by the dramatic ice walls of Glacier Bay National Park. A National Park Service Ranger will interpret the natural wonders and wildlife around you.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Ketchikan

    Alaska’s last port of call is known as the ‘salmon capital of the world’. Take full advantage while you’re there.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Scenic Cruising

    Relax and enjoy your cruise southwards.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Vancouver

    Disembark in Vancouver for an overnight stay at the Opus Vancouver Hotel.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  15. Day 15 - Vancouver > Montreal

    Today, join a flight to Montréal for a two night stay at the Marriott Chateau Champlain. (Flight not included in land only tour price,book flight after 12.30pm)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  16. Day 16 - Montréal

    Visit the exquisite Notre-Dame Basilica in Old Montréal, with its imposing Gothic Revival architecture. Later, take a guided tour through the city. This evening you can look forward to dinner with your Tour Director and fellow travellers.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Montréal > Québec City

    Enrich

    Learn how maple syrup is made and dine on traditional Québécois fare at a local Sugar Shack while listening to live, local music.

    Enrich

    Discover the fascinating history, architecture and culture of Québec City as you stroll through the cobblestone streets of North America’s only walled city on a tour of the old town.

    Enjoy a two night Special Stay at the Auberge Saint-Antoine Relais & Châteaux located in the heart of historic Québec City.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  18. Day 18 - Québec City

    Freechoice

    Explore Québec at ground-level on foot. Alternatively, sample craft beer on a walking  and tasting tour or local delicacies from artisans who have created a gourmet buzz in Québec.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Parc Oméga > Ottawa

    Enrich

    Parc Oméga is home to bears, wolves, wapitis, Red deer, beavers and more. Thrill in the opportunity to get up close and personal with the residents on a wildlife safari through the unique 1,500 acres.

    Enjoy a two night stay at the Westin Ottawa conveniently located in downtown Ottawa.

    Freechoice Dining

    Tonight, select between local restaurants or your hotel.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Ottawa

    Unearth the charm of Canada’s capital on a guided tour.

    Freechoice

    Choose from a range of activities.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  21. Day 21 - Ottawa > Toronto

    Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the St. Regis is the perfect blend of breathtaking architecture, chic decor and luxurious guest rooms.  Enjoy a two night special stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  22. Day 22 - Toronto

    Be treated to stunning views of the city and Lake Ontario from Toronto’s CN Tower. Not afraid of heights? Then step out onto the glass floor and outdoor observation area. Enjoy a brief city tour of this cosmopolitan city, the cultural, entertainment and financial capital of Canada.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  23. Day 23 - Toronto > Niagara Falls

    Cruise to the base of the Niagara Falls to experience one of the most dramatic and powerful natural displays anywhere in the world. Overnight Special Stay in a Fallsview room at the Marriott Niagara Falls Hotel Fallsview & Spa.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  24. Day 24 - Niagara Falls > Lancaster

    After a traditional Amish feast, settle into the Lancaster Arts Hotel.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  25. Day 25 - Lancaster > Washington D.C.

    Visit an Amish farm as a local guide explains Amish culture, before venturing to the nation’s capital. The elegant Fairmont Washington D.C. welcomes you for the next two nights.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  26. Day 26 - Washington D.C.

    Enjoy a guided tour of Washington D.C. and gain greater insight into the city’s history and influence.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  27. Day 27 - Philadelphia > New York City

    Explore the historic city of Philadelphia before journeying to cosmopolitan New York City. Stay two nights at the Renaissance New York Times Square.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  28. Day 28 - New York City

    Explore New York during a hop-on hop-off double decker bus tour.

    Enrich

    A special treat awaits – a Broadway production.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  29. Day 29 - New York City > Boston

    Board Amtrak’s Acela Express and enjoy superior comfort in Business Class. Arrive in Boston for a two night stay at the Westin Copley Place.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  30. Day 30 - Boston

    Board a hop-on hop-off bus and tour the sites that interest you most.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  31. Day 31 - Boston

    It’s time to say farewell after a wonderful journey.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the tour will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Highlights
  • Meet a retired member of the iconic Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Delve into the French-inspired culture of Montréal and Québec City on city tours, designed specially for Scenic guests
  • Feast on traditional Québécois fare accompanied by live music at a Sugar Shack
  • Step into the world of the Amish for an insight into their culture, faith and lifestyle
  • Experience the thrill of the theatre with a Broadway Show in New York City

5-star luxury inclusions
  • Full escorted smaller group with up to 36 guests
  • Verandah Stateroom on board your cruise
  • GoldLeaf Service on board Rocky Mountaineer
  • Fallsview room at the Marriott Niagara Falls Hotel & Spa
  • 5 exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • Your choice of 18 Scenic Freechoice activities and dining
  • 5 memorable Scenic Special Stays
  • 58 meals – 30 breakfasts (B), 9 lunches (L) and 19 dinners (D)
  • Days 1 to 7 and days 15 to 31 are escorted by an expert local Tour Director
  • Luxury group touring with knowledgeable local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi at selected hotels
  • All tipping and gratuities

Pricing & Availability