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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

Romantic Rhine and Moselle River Cruise to Switzerland - Southbound 16 days from $7055

Follow the Rhine from the North Sea to the Alps on this 15-day river cruise.

Departs from April 2015 to August 2015.

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.

Route 66 by Rail - Escorted 13 days from $3949

“Get your kicks” on this escorted tour of historic Route 66!

Departs from February 2015 to November 2015.

Route 66 by Rail - Independent 13 days from $2799

Head west on a true American classic: Route 66. Follow the path of this iconic highway on this 16-day independent rail adventure.

Departs from April 2015 to March 2016.

Rovos Rail - African Golf Collage 9 days from $TBD

This panoramic nine-day sojourn winds its way from Pretoria to Cape Town and includes a golfing and non-golfing itinerary.

Departs from May 2015 to December 2016.

Rovos Rail - Dar es Salaam - Cape Town 15 days from $11850

Board Rovos Rail for the world-famous journey through Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa.

Departs from February 2015 to October 2016.

Rovos Rail - Namibia Safari - Pretoria - Swakopmund 9 days from $4795

Each year this nine-day 3,400-kilometer journey takes travelers from the savannahs of the Highveld to the Atlantic Ocean in the west by luxury rail.

Departs from April 2015 to April 2016.

Royal Canadian Rockies Experience 7 days from $TBD

Explore Canada's West in the comfort of the World's Finest Luxury Train.

Departs from July 2014 to August 2014.

Scenic Europe 15 days from $4050

Be captivated by Europe's fascinating culture! From London's cobblestone streets and the romantic Rhine Valley to ancient Rome and glittering Paris, your journey is simply magical.

Departs from April 2015 to October 2015.

Scenic Switzerland by Train 10 days from $2359

This is truly a different way to discover Switzerland! Marvel at spectacular scenery from the first-class carriages of the Swiss train network.

Departs from April 2015 to October 2015.


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