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Independent Train Tours

See the best of America with an independent train tour. Travel at your own pace aboard the country’s famous trains, following historic rail routes to popular destinations like New York City, Washington DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles, and New Orleans not to mention the most spectacular national parks like Glacier, Yosemite, the Grand Canyon and the biggest and oldest of them all, Yellowstone.

 Independent Train Tours

Independent Train Tours

Reno Fun Train 3 days from $320

Party your way through the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains during daylight hours for a weekend of fun.

Departs from February 2015 to March 2015.

Riverwalk to the French Quarter 7 days from $1149

Pack your bags and ride the rails from America's River Walk to the French Quarter!

Departs from February 2015 to March 2016.

Rocky Mountains to San Francisco Bay 8 days from $1442

A week’s long adventure beginning in America’s metropolitan heartland and ending in the most soulful city on the West Coast: San Francisco!

Departs from April 2015 to October 2016.

Route 66 by Rail - Independent 13 days from $2799

Head west on a true American classic: Route 66. Follow the path of this iconic highway on this 16-day independent rail adventure.

Departs from April 2015 to March 2016.

Sights & Sounds of Chicago, Memphis & New Orleans 7 days from $1103

Chicago, Memphis, and New Orleans are each steeped in deep music history, each playing important roles in the jazz, blues, and rock 'n roll scenes.

Departs from January 2015 to December 2016.

Snow Train - Chicago to Seattle 5 days from $699

Travel the pioneer trails northwest to Seattle on this 5-day winter escape to Seattle.

Departs from November 2014 to March 2016.

Snow Zephyr - Chicago to San Francisco 5 days from $665

See the best of the American West this winter as you travel from Chicago's winter wonderland to the shores of San Francisco.

Departs from November 2014 to March 2016.

Southern Highlights 8 days from $1237

Experience southern hospitality on this rail journey to three distinct southern cities.

Departs from February 2015 to December 2017.

Southwest Chief with Santa Fe and Albuquerque 6 days from $896

Venture from the heart of the Midwest to the American Southwest on this exciting adventure from Chicago, Illinois to Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Departs from April 2015 to October 2015.

Springfield Historical Package 2 days from $225

Discover's Springfield on a 2-day train getaway to Illinois' state capitol.

Departs from November 2014 to October 2015.

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