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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

Saguenay Ford

Quebec: The Wilderness, Saguenay Fjord, Montreal & Quebec City 9 days from $TBD

Embark on a sightseeing tour of Montréal where you’ll see Notre Dame de Montréal, Old Montréal, the French Quarter and more.

Departs from August 2015 to August 2015.

Wildlife

Rail Only - Banff to Vancouver 2 days from $1121

Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Vancouver, British Columbia, to either Banff or Calgary, Alberta.

Departs from July 2014 to October 2015.

Hell's Gate

Rail Only - Calgary to Vancouver 2 days from $1234

Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Vancouver, British Columbia, and either Banff or Calgary, Alberta.

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Vancouver

Rail Only - Jasper to Vancouver 2 days from $1121

Journey between the picturesque resort town of Jasper, Alberta and British Columbia, along the Yellowhead Route, named for a second pass through the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Departs from July 2014 to October 2015.

Train

Rail Only - Jasper to Whistler 2 days from $1121

The Fraser Discovery Route, named for the mighty Fraser River whose length it follows, links the mountain resorts of Jasper, Alberta and Whistler, British Columbia,.

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Banff

Rail Only - Vancouver to Banff 2 days from $1121

Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Vancouver, British Columbia, to either Banff or Calgary, Alberta.

Departs from July 2014 to October 2015.

Vancouver River Walk

Rail Only - Vancouver to Calgary 2 days from $1234

Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Vancouver, British Columbia, and either Banff or Calgary, Alberta.

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Jasper

Rail Only - Vancouver to Jasper 2 days from $1019

Journey between Vancouver, British Columbia, and the picturesque resort town of Jasper, Alberta, along the Yellowhead Route, named for a second pass through the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Departs from April 2014 to September 2014.

Rocky Mountaineer

Rail Only - Whistler to Jasper 2 days from $1121

The Fraser Discovery Route, named for the mighty Fraser River whose length it follows, links the mountain resorts of Whistler, British Columbia, and Jasper, Alberta.

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Amtrak's Empire Builder

Rail to Glacier Park, Montana 6 days from $1699

Experience all the highlights of one of America's most legendary national parks on this 6-day train vacation to Glacier National Park.

Departs from July 2014 to August 2014.