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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

Peggy's Cove

Nova Scotia/PEI 13 days from $3495

Discover the beauty of Atlantic Canada on this dual-country 13-day rail adventure.

Departs from August 2014 to August 2014.

Watching the Ohio River flow by Paducah, Kentucky

Ohio and Mississippi River Cruise 10 days from $2981

Enjoy an idyllic journey along the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers aboard the American Queen steamboat on a 10-day rail and river cruise adventure that combines cosmopolitan city stays and scenic rail travel with a leisurely river cruise to iconic Midwestern ports of call.

Departs from July 2015 to July 2015.

Astoria

Pacific Coastal Odyssey 12 days from $2995

Discover America’s stunning Pacific Coast on this 12-day rail-cruise journey to San Diego, Catalina Island, San Francisco, Victoria, and Vancouver.

Departs from May 2015 to May 2015.

Dam in the Dalles

Pacific Northwest and the Columbia River Cruise 11 days from $4577

Travel the storied pioneer route from Chicago to Portland by train for a Pacific Northwest adventure that continues through Oregon and Washington, following the Columbia and Snake Rivers aboard the American Empress steamboat.

Departs from June 2014 to October 2015.

Canadian Wilderness

Pacific Northwest Rail Journey 8 days from $3120

Canada's Pacific Northwest awaits you on this 8-day train tour that combines coastal cities, the Canadian Rockies, the lakes and prairies of central British Columbia, and two incredible trains.

Departs from June 2015 to July 2015.

Promenade

Paris & The Riviera 8 days from $1333

Combine the sophistication and glamour of Paris with the beauty of the legendary French Riviera and add high-speed rail travel between Paris and Nice and the result is the perfect week in France!

Departs from May 2014 to February 2016.

Paris

Paris and Provence 12 days from $3699

Bienvenue France! Your exciting rail tour begins in the stylish city of Paris with its grand Champs Elysees, Notre Dame and Eiffel Tower.

Departs from April 2014 to September 2014.

Grand Teton National Park

Peaks to Pacific 11 days from $4999

This spectacular escorted tour will not only take you to Yellowstone, you will experience it! Begin in the Mile High City for a 2-night stay before boarding the train to Salt Lake City.

Departs from June 2014 to September 2014.

Cathedral in Lima

Peru - Ancient Land of Mysteries 8 days from $2199

Fantastic archeological treasures set amidst the soaring Andean peaks—this is Peru! Travel to Machu Picchu aboard the famed Vistadome train.

Departs from November 2013 to April 2015.

Winnipeg

Polar Bear & Churchill Adventure 7 days from $5849

Embark on a polar bear adventure that takes you from Winnipeg to Churchill by train and onto the tundra by a unique Tundra Buggy to witness the polar bears in action.

Departs from October 2014 to November 2015.


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