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$625 CAD
Vancouver, Jasper
Enjoy your rail journey to Jasper for three days of epic skiing at Marmot Basin. Jasper's dark sky is exceptional during the wintertime, after you've hit the slopes, spend an evening stargazing or visit Jasper Planetarium and learn from astronomy guides. Explore Jasper's local surrounds during wintertime, observe Maligne Canyon and ice formations or snowcapped mountains and winter wildlife. Tour packages can start in Winnipeg and Saskatoon also, please ask us.
Start Location: Vancouver End Location: Vancouver
  • Explore the town of Jasper & Jasper National Park
  • 3 days of skiing/snowboarding at Marmot Basins 1,720 acres, 91 runs and 3000 vertical feet of diverse terrain.
Day 1: Depart Edmonton

Depart Edmonton on VIA Rails Canadian service for the overnight journey to Jasper.
Day 2: Arrive in Jasper & Skiing at Marmot Basin

Arrive early in Jasper. Drop your bags off at the hotel for check in later in the day and head out to explore charming Jasper town centre. Winter in Jasper is the perfect time to engage in your favourite cold weather activities. Take in the majestic view of the Rockies from the town centre, from one of the nearby trails, or the ski hill. Known for its spectacular views, varied runs and laid-back atmosphere, Marmot Basin Ski Resort is the highest of all Canadian ski areas. Ski or snowboard in Marmot’s 1,720 acres, 91 runs and 3000 vertical feet of diverse terrain. Check at your hotel reception for details of the shuttle bus to the Marmot basis Ski area and spend the rest of the day on the slopes.
Overnight: Jasper
Day 3: Exploring Jasper and Skiing at Marmot Basin

A full day on the slopes. In the evening, visit one of Jasper’s eating places to try a locally sourced dish perfectly paired with a local brew to get a real feel of Jasper’s food scene. For the evening, we suggest visiting Jasper Planetarium inside at the Jasper Park Lodge. Renowned for its breathtaking dark sky, Jasper is also the perfect place to embrace the night and whether you want to stare into the Milky Way or watch an awe-inspiring aurora. Jasper’s dark sky is exceptional during the winter. The Planetariums’ experienced astronomy guides take you on a tour of the cosmos. Specializing in the night sky above Jasper, visitors have the chance to see the stars above Jasper regardless of the weather. This is a great opportunity to take in a closer look at the heavens over the lakes, canyons, glaciers and mountain tops of the second largest Dark Sky Preserve in the world.
Overnight: Jasper
Day 4: Jasper Sightseeing and Skiing at Marmot Basin

A full day on the slopes at the Marmot Basin Ski Resort. To experience something very different, try out the Maligne Canyon Icewalk in Jasper, one of Alberta’s most impressive winter experiences. Pick a trail to the bottom of the Maligne Canyon - the deepest accessible canyon in Jasper National Park, where you can see and explore frozen waterfalls, ice caves, and incredible ice formations.
Overnight: Jasper
Day 5: Return to Edmonton

You have the morning free in Jasper to relax before boarding the 12.30pm train back to Edmonton
Moderate accommodations
$625 CAD
Moderate accommodations plus upgraded sleeping accommodation on the train
$1,049 CAD
All prices are per person based on double occupancy and subject to local taxes - GST, PST or HST.

* Pricing is starting from pricing subject to GST, blackout periods apply.

Applicable taxes vary depending on travel destination and are not included. Please ask your sales agent what extra taxes will be payable for your tour.
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • 3 day ski pass for Marmot Basin
  • Overnight VIA Rail from Edmonton to Jasper (return) in economy class (Tours can start in Winnipeg or Saskatoon also, please contact us)
  • Airfare unless specified as included within the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance and Cancellation Protection (strongly recommended, ask us for a quote!)
  • Taxes as applicable
  • Gratuities for Local Guides, Tour Managers, and/or Bus Drivers
  • Meals not specifically mentioned as included in the itinerary
  • Items (attractions and sightseeing & entrance fees) not listed as included in the itinerary

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Do you arrange airport transfers?

Yes! We can certainly assist with booking airport transfers for you! Some tours have airport transfers included already. Please inquire for further information and pricing.

Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

Yes! We can certainly assist with booking additional nights of accommodation for you before and/or after your fully escorted tour! Please inquire for further information and pricing.

Can you assist with booking flights?

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Is it possible to book a triple share accommodation?

Yes, it is possible to book triple share accommodations on select trips. Please inquire about this option, as pricing may also vary and it will be subject to availability.

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What is the average age of passengers for this tour?

Our tours are suitable for all age demographics. The average age of travelers is typically 45+

I am a solo traveler. Is there a single surcharge?

There are options for single travelers to join most tours. Solo Travelers can choose to pay the single supplement and have their own room throughout the tour. For those willing to share, we also have a Twin Share option that is offered for the majority of our tours. This means you will be sharing the hotel rooms with another single, same gender traveller who also books the Twin Share option. If this is the case, there will be no single supplement charged to either of you. If we are unable to match you with another Twin Share traveler, there may be a single surcharge applied to cover the full cost of the rooms on some of our longer tours. Please enquire before finalizing your booking for full details.

How physically demanding is this tour? Are you able to accommodate people with mobility restrictions/limitations?

This tour has a low level of physical demand, although there may be some activities or sightseeing tours that require walking short distances. Please inquire if you have any mobility restrictions before completing your booking to ensure this tour is right for you.

How much luggage should I bring?

Each passenger may bring one large suitcase and one carry-on bag. The weight limit for this suitcase is 32 kilograms/60 pounds. Baggage handling is provided at the hotels in our tour packages. Please advise our reservations staff if you will be bringing additional items such as a cane, walker or wheelchair. You may also bring one small soft-sided carry-on bag, which should easily fit into the overhead shelf of the coach. Each person is responsible for his/her own carryon luggage. Remember to check your airline baggage restrictions if you are flying, as they may differ from Anderson Vacations Tours guidelines.

What is your recommended spending amount for non-included meals?

The suggested allowance for non-included meals is $40.00 — $60.00 CAD per day (includes tipping).

Can you accommodate passengers with dietary restrictions (food allergies, vegan, vegetarian etc.)?

Yes! There are many meals included on our fully escorted tours. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions at the time of booking so we can ensure there are alternative meal choices and arrangements made for you.

Are gratuities included in the tour cost?

For your convenience, gratuities for local guides and meals stated on the itinerary are included in the price of the tour. For meals not included in your tour package please remember that it is customary to tip your server 15-20% in North America. Gratuities for your Motorcoach Driver and Tour Director are left to your discretion. We recommend $4.00 - $5.00 CAD per person, per day for your Motorcoach Driver and $6.00 - $7.00 CAD per person, per day for your Tour Director. if you can't find your
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