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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

South of France River Cruise 15 days from $6670

Let the romantic nature and the beauty of the South of France envelope you on this 14-day, 13-night cruise from Paris to Nice.

Departs from April 2016 to October 2017.

Southern Highlights 8 days from $1237

Experience southern hospitality on this rail journey to three distinct southern cities.

Departs from February 2015 to December 2017.

Spain’s Costa Del Sol & the Portuguese Riviera 13 days from $2349

Enjoy a true taste of the Iberian Peninsula.

Departs from May 2015 to November 2017.

Spectacular Alaska 10 days from $3199

This exciting 10-day vacation showcases the best of Alaska, from calving glaciers in Kenai Fjords National Park and a ride on the world-famous Alaska Railroad to exploring Denali National Park and a scenic cruise on Prince William Sound where you can view amazing wildlife.

Departs from May 2016 to September 2016.

Springtime in the Alps 16 days from $TBC

This wonderful trip is one of our most popular international packages. From cosmopolitan Geneva to the unmatched beauty of the Bernese Oberland, experience Switzerland at a relaxing, leisurely pace on this comprehensive sightseeing tour. Meet the grandeur of the Alps as seen from the superb trains of the Swiss Rail System.

Departs from January 2016 to December 2016.

Springtime in the Canadian Rockies 12 days from $3995

Discover the beauty of the U.S Pacific Coast on this 12-day rail-cruise vacation.

Departs from May 2016 to May 2017.

Swiss Rail Spectacular 10 days from $TBC

Travel through romantic Switzerland in Old World luxury aboard the elegant Prestige Continental Express.

Departs from January 2017 to December 2017.

The Golden Eagle -The Trans Siberian Express 15 days from $15895

Undoubtedly the world's greatest railway journey, the Trans-Siberian Railway runs like a steel ribbon connecting east and west from Moscow over the Urals, across the magnificent Russian steppes and alongside the shore of the world's largest freshwater lake.

Departs from May 2015 to December 2017.

The Golden Eagle -The Trans Siberian Express Winter Wonderland 15 days from $15895

Traveling the full length of the Trans-Siberian Railway is an experience of a lifetime.

Departs from February 2016 to December 2017.

The Golden Eagle Danube Express - Balkan Explorer 12 days from $9995

Discover the fascinating history, vibrant culture and medieval relics of this enchanting region, as we venture through the lush landscapes of the Balkan states and their neighboring countries, aboard the Golden Eagle Danube Express.

Departs from July 2015 to December 2017.

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