VIA Rail Canada and Yankee Leisure Group (which operates Amtrak Vacations, Unique Rail Journeys and Yankee Holidays) have strengthened their brand partnership while creating new tourism packages on which agents can earn a commission on bookings for rail travel to Canada and the United States.
A few of the expanded itineraries include:
Canadian Rockies Vacation Package
- Visits to Vancouver (Stanley Park, Gastown and Granville Island), Victoria, Jasper, Lake Louise, Banff and Calgary
- Sightseeing in the Canadian Rockies to Medicine Lake, the Athabasca Glacier and the Columbia Ice Fields
Cross Canada Vacation Package
- Visits to Toronto and Niagara Falls
- Three-night journey aboard The Canadian to the Canadian Rockies and the towns of Jasper and Banff
- A stop in Vancouver where guests can choose to extend their stay and visit the city of Victoria or travel to any of the cities that Amtrak services in the United States
Capitol to Capitol Program
- Journey from Toronto to Niagara Falls
- Visit to Ottowa to see Parliament Hill, the National Gallery of Canada and the Prime Minister’s residence.
- Journey from Montreal to New York City with stops in Philadelphia and Washington D.C.