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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

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 2016 to September 2017.

Empire Builder - Glacier National Park & Alaska Cruise 15 days from $3119

Experience all the beauty of the Pacific Northwest on this 15-day rail-cruise vacation.

Departs from July 2016 to August 2017.

Empire Builder with Alaska Cruise via Glacier Bay 11 days from $1999

Rail-cruise vacation featuring the Empire Builder to Seattle plus a Glacier Bay Alaska cruise.

Departs from May 2016 to August 2017.

Empire Builder with Glacier National Park - Chicago to Seattle 7 days from $1727

Discover all the natural beauty and scenic wonders of Glacier National Park, "The Crown of the Continent" in the majestic Pacific Northwest.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

Fall Colors of New England, Quebec & Montreal 11 days from $2699

Scenic rail excursions, superb hotels, and vibrant autumn foliage are the hallmarks of this 11-day escorted tour through the fall colors in New England and French Canada.

Departs from September 2016 to October 2017.

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 2016 to October 2017.

Glacier National Park Escape-Chicago Roundtrip 5 days from $1395

Travel across the Northern Prairies aboard Amtrak's storied Empire Builder en route to much-loved Glacier National Park.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

Glacier National Park Escape-Chicago to Seattle 5 days from $1450

Experience the beauty of the northwestern United States first hand on this 5-day journey to Glacier National Park.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

Glacier National Park Escape-Seattle Roundtrip 5 days from $1395

Travel roundtrip from Seattle to the Crown of the Continent on this 5-day train escape.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

Grand Canyon & the West Coast 12 days from $2230

Nature's wonders abound on this 12-day rail vacation to the western US Highlights.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2017.


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