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Train Vacation Type

The hallmark of any Vacations By Rail package is travel aboard the world’s iconic trains. And the destinations can be limitless! Whether you know where you want to go or you’re in the early stages of your vacation planning, browse by tours by vacation type to find the perfect package for you. 

See our full-collection of fall foliage tours or our extensive collection of National Park tours throughout North America. Perhaps you want the best of both of worlds on your next vacation with travel by train and ship. Search an assortment of vacations that include train and ocean cruises as well as train and river cruises. Or maybe you’re looking for suggestions based on a specific season or special event. 

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 Train Vacation Type

Train Vacation Types

Half Dome

America’s Beautiful West 14 days from $2895

America's legendary West beckons with the Grand Canyon and Yosemite National Park's breathtaking scenery.

Departs from September 2014 to September 2014.

Dead Horse Point State Park

America’s Great National Parks 14 days from $3399

Featuring six amazing National Parks: Glacier, Waterton Lakes, Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Arches, and Canyonlands.

Departs from June 2014 to September 2014.

Black Hills Central

America’s Parks & Monuments with Mt. Rushmore 11 days from $2599

Formerly Yellowstone, Grand Teton & Mt. Rushmore

Departs from July 2014 to September 2014.

Fall in Boston

Autumn in New England 8 days from $1899

The fiery reds, yellows and burnt oranges of New England's annual fall foliage are the perfect backdrop for a fall tour through the region.

Departs from September 2014 to October 2014.

Cumbres

Colorado Rail Adventure 8 days from $1985

Quite possibly the most "classic" train tour is this in-depth exploration of the Colorado Rockies aboard both standard and narrow gauge railways to summits of more than 14,000 feet.

Departs from July 2014 to October 2014.

Fall Foliage

Fall Colors, Scenic Trains & Martha’s Vineyard 10 days from $2299

Be dazzled by New England's brilliant autumn colors on this spectacular seasonal tour through Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont and Connecticut.

Departs from September 2014 to October 2015.

Going-to-the-Sun-Highway

Glacier National Park Hosted Experience 6 days from $1375

Glacier National Park is one of America’s best-loved National Parks.

Departs from August 2014 to August 2014.

Arches National Park

Great Parks of the Southwest 11 days from $2465

Canyon Country awaits on an exciting tour through the Southwest and to five of the region's scenic national parks.

Departs from September 2014 to September 2014.

AQ Farmland

Journey Along the Upper Mississippi 10 days from $3244

America’s Heartland is the backdrop of this 10-day rail-river cruise vacation that includes visits to Chicago, St. Louis, Hannibal, Dubuque, La Crosse, Red Wing, and Minneapolis/St. Paul.

Departs from August 2014 to September 2015.

Glacier National Park

National Parks & the Wild West 12 days from $2899

Your 12-day adventure through Cowboy Country includes the best of the Old West with visits to Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park, Big Sky Country and Yellowstone National Park, the Wild West town of Cody, and Glacier National Park.

Departs from August 2015 to August 2015.