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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

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.

Prague, Vienna & Budapest 11 days from $1727

Uncover the history of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire on this 11-day rail vacation to Prague, Vienna and Budapest.

Departs from September 2015 to December 2017.

Presidential Library Tour 11 days from $2495

Embark on an historic rail tour to the libraries of some of America’s acclaimed presidents including William J Clinton, Lyndon Johnson, George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Harry S Truman and Abraham Lincoln.

Departs from September 2016 to September 2016.

Quebec to the Maritimes - Montreal to Halifax 6 days from $1166 $1,108

From the sparkling French culture to the easygoing charm of Atlantic seaside towns, sun-drenched beaches to sparkling coves and miles of rugged shoreline guarded by graceful lighthouses - this is a delightful introduction to Quebec and the Maritimes.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2017.

Quebec to Toronto along the St. Lawrence Seaway 9 days from $3107 $3,014

Connect two of Canada’s greatest cities by rail and cruise. Beginning in Quebec, cruise along the St. Lawrence River to Kingston where you will meet your VIA Rail train for the continued journey to Toronto.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2016.

Rail Only - Banff to Vancouver 2 days from $1733

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 April 2016 to October 2016.

Rail Only - Jasper to Vancouver 2 days from $1733

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 April 2016 to October 2016.

Rail Only - Vancouver to Banff 2 days from $1317

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 June 2015 to October 2016.

Rail Only - Vancouver to Jasper 2 days from $1317

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 June 2015 to October 2016.

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 2016 to July 2016.


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