Italian Journey Across Canada

Get On Board

Get on board the trip of a lifetime! See Canada as it should be seen, as we return to the place where so many Italian immigrants began their Canadian adventure: Pier 21 in Halifax.

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Train Options

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Would you like to come aboard with us for a part of the trip, or even better, the whole journey?

The train ride is divided into three parts. Please note that we have reserved cabins and berths on the CANADIAN and the OCEAN trains, exclusively for this journey.

The first segment runs from Vancouver to Toronto on the CANADIAN train. Next, you’ll get a seat on a regular train from Toronto to Montreal. Finally, you can board the OCEAN train from Montreal to Halifax. See full itinerary below and fares according to departure city.

Included

FREE Access to Events!

Every person who joins us on the “Italian Journey Across Canada” train trip will be welcomed, at no cost, at planned events along the way.

ITINERARY

From Vancouver to Halifax

Vancouver —> Toronto

Departure at 3PM

June 10

Logo Via Rail The Canadian

Sleeper Plus class cabin or berth from Vancouver to Toronto

June 14

One night at Courtyard by Mariott Toronto Vaughan hotel (or similar)

Toronto —> Montreal

Departure at 11:32AM

June 15

Economy class rail ticket from Toronto to Montreal

June 15

One night at Days Inn by Wyndham Montreal East hotel (or similar)

Montreal —> Halifax

Departure at 7PM

June 16

Logo Via Rail The Ocean
Cabin for 1 or 2 on the Ocean train from Montreal to Halifax

June 17-18

Two nights at Westin Nova Scotian (or similar) in Halifax
Italian festival: regional dishes, pizza with tomatoes, aromas and vibrant colors., generative IA
Via Rail train the Canadian lake, mountain and blue sky
Via Rail train the Canadian, Sleeper Plus cabine for two
Italian festival: regional dishes, pizza with tomatoes, aromas and vibrant colors., generative IA
Via Rail train The Ocean, couple at diner table service car restaurant
Via Rail train The Ocean, cabine for two interior view with window

RATES

From Vancouver to Halifax

All taxes included. For more details about cabins and berths, click here.

Not included:
Transportation to Vancouver or from Halifax
Transfers from rail stations
Travel insurance
Baggage handling at each hotel
Anything not mentioned under inclusions

From Toronto to Halifax

All taxes included. For more details about cabins and berths, click here.

Not included:
Transportation to Toronto or from Halifax
Transfers from rail stations
Travel insurance
Baggage handling at each hotel
Anything not mentioned under inclusions

From Montreal to Halifax

All taxes included. For more details about cabins and berths, click here.

Not included:
Transportation to Montrealor from Halifax
Transfers from rail stations
Travel insurance
Baggage handling at each hotel
Anything not mentioned under inclusions

Booking

Get your tickets!

If you are ready to book your tickets, please contact our dedicated Landsby travel agent:

Connie Astarita
Email: connie@ost.travel
Phone: 289-371-1169

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About Landsby

Landsby creates unique and immersive experiences that not only provide travellers with purposeful and enriching trips but aim to positively impact the communities being explored. As an award-winning Canadian travel company based in Toronto, we take pride in being Canada’s first and only Regenerative Travel Agency of Change. Our commitment to sustainability is evident as we are the first Canadian travel company to invest in a Smart Forest™. We offer singular experiences, meticulously sourced from the best Canadian suppliers, and boast the largest collection of Canadian Signature Experiences. Our dedication to cultural preservation and growth is demonstrated through our commitment to Canada’s Indigenous tourism sector, having signed the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC)’s 2030 Vision Pledge. Additionally, we are recognized experts in Rocky Mountaineer and VIA Rail experiences, ensuring our clients enjoy the very best of Canadian rail travel.

FAQ

Frequently Asked

How can I get back home?

From Halifax, you could easily get back home by plane (see Air Canada flight options). You can either book your ticket yourself or get assistance from our travel agent.

Are meals and beverages included in the rates?
Yes! All fares include meals and beverages (tea, coffee, milk, hot chocolate, juice,or soft drinks) served in the dining-car.
I want more details, can I talk to someone?

Of course! You can always reach out to us by email at info@italcanheritage.ca. For specific questions regarding the train cost and inclusions or exclusions, please reach out directly to our dedicated travel agent from Landsby.

Italian Journey Across Canada

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If you'd like to join us on board the train, the NCIC is pleased to inform you that we have reserved cabins and berths for you! Tickets are available now. Places are limited.

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