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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

Chena River

Alaska Wilderness Tour 7 days from $1299

Travel through Alaska's rail corridor, visiting some of the state's most renowned destinations including Anchorage, Denali National Park, and Fairbanks.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Balloon Festival

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta 10 days from $TBD

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta attracts individuals of all ages from all over the world, and you can experience the excitement firsthand on this 10-day southwest rail journey.

Departs from September 2015 to September 2015.

Glacier Express through Rhine Canyon

Alpine Lakes and Scenic Trains 10 days from $2899

Spectacular mountain scenery, breathtaking rail journeys and picturesque alpine towns are hallmarks of this stunning 10-day tour through the Alps.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Swift Current Lake

America Coast to Coast with Glacier - Eastbound 14 days from $2235

From the Emerald City to New York City, this 14-day rail vacation.

Departs from June 2014 to September 2014.

The Grand Canyon

America Coast to Coast with Grand Canyon 14 days from $2479

From New York City to the Grand Canyon, see the best of the U.S. by train!

Departs from April 2014 to October 2014.

Boston

American Heritage Escorted 10 days from $3999

Tour some of the country's greatest cities with an Escorted Rail Journey to Boston, New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, DC.

Departs from May 2014 to October 2014.

Arch

American Legends 11 days from $4795

Commemorate America's birthday on a dual 11-day rail-river cruise vacation.

Departs from July 2014 to July 2014.

Scottsdale

Arizona’s Historic Trains 6 days from $1698

Featuring The Grand Canyon and Sedona. Ride the rails of America's west and marvel at America's most famous national park, the Grand Canyon.

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

Rocky Mountaineer

Banff the Beautiful Discovery Rail & Drive - Vancouver to Calgary 6 days from $1723

Discover the Canadian Rockies by rail and car.

Departs from April 2014 to September 2014.

Barcelona

Barcelona & Madrid 8 days from $1722

Visit two of the most historic cities in Europe, as you venture through Spain on a 8-day journey to Barcelona and Madrid.

Departs from April 2014 to October 2014.