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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 and Provence River Cruise 11 days from $3299

Travel along the Rhône and Saône Rivers on a 7-night river cruise through southern France, ending your trip with a high-speed rail journey to Paris for a two-night stay.

Departs from October 2015 to December 2016.

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 August 2015 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 $2969

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 2015 to September 2015.

Springfield Historical Package 2 days from $225

Discover's Springfield on a 2-day train getaway to Illinois' state capitol.

Departs from November 2014 to October 2015.

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 2015 to May 2015.

Swiss Rail Spectacular 10 days from $TBC

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

Departs from January 2016 to December 2016.

The Best of Quebec 9 days from $2495

Embark on a sightseeing tour of Montréal where you’ll see Notre Dame de Montréal, Old Montréal, the French Quarter and more.

Departs from July 2015 to July 2015.


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