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Western USA

America’s west is home to some of the country’s greatest national parks, monuments, and must-see destinations. Travel across the western frontier to Colorado to explore Rocky Mountain towns and the historic trains of the area, or continue west to Salt Lake City, the cowboy town of Jackson, and San Francisco, the City by the Bay, with easy connections to Muir Woods and its Giant Sequoia groves and Yosemite National Park, home to Yosemite Falls, the highest waterfall in North America, as well as Half Dome and El Capitan, the park’s most notable rock formations.

Other popular destinations for a western U.S. rail tour include Glacier National Park for a journey across one of the most famous roadways, the Going-to-the-Sun Road; Yellowstone National Park to see an incredible variety of flora, fauna, waterfalls, deep canyons, hot springs and geysers; Mt. Rushmore showcasing the visages of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln and visited by more than 3 million people annually; and, Seattle, the crown jewel of the Pacific Northwest, ideally located as a launching point for Alaska cruise vacations and Western Canada rail tours.

Western USA

Train Vacations to the West

Coast Starlight with Alaska Cruise via Glacier Bay 10 days from $1825

Combine two of the most exciting cities on the West Coast with an exciting Alaska cruise to create a spectacular rail-cruise vacation!

Departs from May 2016 to August 2017.

Coast Starlight with Seattle, Victoria & Vancouver 9 days from $1615

Travel up the beautiful West Coast and watch the scenery unfold from beaches to forests, then explore the Pacific Northwest's best cities on foot.

Departs from March 2016 to March 2018.

Coastal Passage Western Explorer 10 days from $3984

Travel along famous routes such as the Coastal Passage and the Icefields Parkway as you explore the best spots in Western Canada.

Departs from September 2016 to September 2017.

Colorado’s Historic Trains 9 days from $2329

It is easy to see why Colorado's Historic Trains is one of our most popular escorted tours.

Departs from August 2016 to September 2017.

Deluxe Alaska Sampler 8 days from $2345

Riding the Alaska Railroad, you see all the best of Alaska including Kenai Fjords and Denali National Parks.

Departs from May 2016 to September 2016.

Empire Builder Experience - Chicago to Seattle 5 days from $729

Just a few generations ago, the route of the Empire Builder was wilderness, roamed by Native Americans and buffalo.

Departs from November 2015 to October 2017.

Empire Builder with Seattle, Victoria & Vancouver 9 days from $1638

On this tour of three major cities of the Pacific Northwest Coast, you’ll never be far from the sea.

Departs from March 2016 to October 2017.

Glacier National Park & Canadian Rockies 8 days from $2995

The Canadian Rockies are some of the most astonishing sights in North America, and you can witness firsthand why on this 8-day rail adventure.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2016.

Glacier National Park & Chicago 7 days from $1783

"The Crown of the Continent" awaits you on this 7-day rail adventure to Glacier National Park.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

Glacier National Park & Seattle 7 days from $1495

The Emerald City and the Crown of the Continent are highlights of this spectacular Glacier National Park rail vacation.

Departs from June 2017 to September 2017.

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