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Battle River Getaway

featuring the Battle River Train Excursion

 

DEPARTURE: Edmonton 9:00 a.m., Leduc 9:45 a.m., Wetaskiwin 10:30 a.m

All aboard for a two-day Getaway in the Battle River Valley region.  All aboard for a two-day Getaway in the Battle River Valley region. Travel back in time as you ride the rails in a 1950s train car, enjoy an evening at the Camrose Casino, and explore sights ranging from modern technology on a dairy farm to great old artifacts at a local rural museum.

  • 2 days |  August 5, 2023
    Region: Canada West
    Mode: Motorcoach
    Passport Not Required
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Edmonton to Camrose

Saturday.   Meet your fellow travellers as you are picked up enroute to Camrose. After a brief driving tour of this small Alberta city, continue a short distance to Kelsey, where you will board the BATTLE RIVER TRAIN EXCURSION, riding on a classic passenger train car to the Village of Heisler. Travel into the past while visiting a vintage hotel to savour a locally-sourced meal and entertainment.  Take a guided walk down Main Street, tour historic St. Martin’s Church and see CANADA’S LARGEST BASEBALL GLOVE!  After your ride into history, return to Camrose and overnight at the Camrose Resort Casino Hotel, with free time to spend an evening at play.

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Camrose to Donalda to Edmonton

Sunday.  Begin your day with an impressive tour at a modern dairy farm operation, VERMEER’S DAIRY.  Enjoy an included lunch in the country at Cherry Lane B&B and Cafe, a delightful destination for rest, relaxation and reconnecting.  In the afternoon, take a scenic country drive to Donalda, to see the WORLD’S LARGEST OIL LAMP replica, which overlooks the coulee and lights up every night.  Browse through the collections of the DONALDA AND DISTRICT MUSEUM; then sample a special treat for afternoon break.  Continue through the rural prairie landscape of Central Alberta as you are returned to your drop-off point, saying good-bye to your new-found friends along the way.

Included in Your Holiday

  • First class transportation on an air‑conditioned, washroom‑equipped motorcoach
  • Services of an experienced Tour Director and Driver
  • Admission to attractions and sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary
  • Battle River Train Excursion
  • Canada’s Largest Baseball Glove
  • Vermeer’s Dairy
  • World’s Largest Oil Lamp Replica
  • Donalda and District Museum
  • Meals Include: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner

2023 Pricing

Cost per person | Prices in Canadian Dollars | Prices subject to change

Triple

$399.00

GST$19.95

 

Twin

$419.00

GST $20.45

Single

$499.00

GST$24.95