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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

Spires at Bryce Canyon National Park

Red Cliffs Experience By Rail 7 days from $1999

Take Amtrak from Denver to Red Cliffs, UT and see Dead Horse Point State Park, Arches National Park, Moab, Canyonlands National Park and the splendor of the west!

Departs from September 2014 to September 2014.

Sunset in the Napa Valley

Redwoods, Wine Country & Yosemite 11 days from $1882

Embark on a rail-drive adventure through northern California. Set your own pace as you experience San Francisco, admire the Giant Sequoia Groves in Yosemite National Park and the mighty Redwoods in Redwood National Park, and relax during a visit to California’s wine country.

Departs from April 2014 to October 2014.

Reno

Reno Fun Train 3 days from $TBD

Party your way through the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains during daylight hours for a weekend of fun.

Departs from February 2015 to March 2015.

Rhine Gorge

River Cruising in Central Europe 12 days from $3629

Discover the beauty and wonder of the magnificent Rhine, Main and Moselle Rivers as well as the stunning Main Danube Canal.

Departs from May 2014 to November 2015.

Riverwalk

Riverwalk to the French Quarter 7 days from $1149

Pack your bags and ride the rails from America's River Walk to the French Quarter!

Departs from June 2014 to February 2015.

Gold Leaf Car

Rockies Rail Circle 9 days from $3273

The dramatic and diverse scenery of Western Canada will be exposed when you take part in this ultimate all-rail journey.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge

Rocky Mountain Winter Rails to Yellowstone 14 days from $TBD

Embark on a winter journey by train, coach, sleigh and snowcoach to fantastic winter destinations including Santa Fe, Salt Lake City, and Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks.

Departs from February 2015 to February 2015.

Gastineau Channel

Rocky Mountaineer & Alaska by Sea 16 days from $4410

Embark on a rail-cruise adventure of a lifetime on this incredible 16-day tour.

Departs from June 2014 to August 2015.

Downtown Edmonton

Rocky Mountaineer & Edmonton Mall 8 days from $2576

Edmonton is Alberta’s capital city and the gateway to Jasper National Park.

Departs from May 2014 to August 2014.

Rome

Rome, Florence and Venice by Train 11 days from $2285

Look no further. This is the classic grand tour of Italy. Visit the Eternal City of Rome, the grand Renaissance city of Florence, and Venice with its meandering canals, connecting each magnificent city by high-speed train.

Departs from May 2014 to February 2016.