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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

Zarengold

Trans-Siberian by Private Train 15 days from $6200

A journey on the legendary Trans-Siberian Railway is one of the last great travel adventures in our world.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Coos Bay

Treasures of the Pacfic Northwest 13 days from $1689

Travel throughout Washington and Oregon on a Pacific Northwest rail-drive vacation that includes visits to Seattle, Olympic National Park, Coos Bay, Portland, and Mt. Rainier.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Train in Palm Trees

Venice & Paris 6 days from $3875

There is no finer way to travel between Venice and Paris than aboard the exquisite gold-and-navy carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.

Departs from October 2013 to November 2014.

Prague

Venice & Prague 7 days from $5105

Embark the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express in Venice and travel throughout Italy, the Czech Republic and France.

Departs from June 2014 to June 2014.

Venice

Venice & Vienna 7 days from $5180

Combine Venice, one of the most elegant of European cities, with the glory of Vienna and the charm of Paris.

Departs from May 2014 to October 2014.

Portofino

Venice, Florence & Portofino 8 days from $10795

Step aboard the exquisite gold-and-navy carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and experience the ultimate in pampered indulgence.

Departs from October 2013 to October 2013.

Munich

Vienna, Salzburg & Munich 11 days from $1865

See the best of Austria and Bavaria in one great vacation.

Departs from May 2014 to February 2016.

Whistler, Canada

West Coast Swing 13 days from $2695

Discover the best of British Columbia and America's west coast on an exciting rail-sail adventure.

Departs from September 2014 to September 2014.

The Canadian

Western Canada Winter Adventure 11 days from $4995

Embark on a tour of a lifetime full of snow-capped mountains, pristine lakes, and evergreen forests, Explore cosmopolitan Vancouver, delight in panoramic views from the glass-domed ceiling of VIA Rail's Canadian, and take a gondola ride in Banff among many exciting activities that set this winter tour apart from all the rest.

Departs from November 2014 to February 2015.

Gondola in the Rockies

Western Circle Explorer from Vancouver 8 days from $2266

A grand circle through Canada's mountain West! Experience the pampering of VIA Rail's Sleeper Touring class aboard 'The Canadian' from Vancouver to Jasper.

Departs from May 2014 to October 2014.