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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

Icefields Parkway

Western Explorer & Coastal Passage - Seattle to Calgary 10 days from $4640

This popular rail vacation from Vancouver to Jasper, Lake Louise, and Banff just got better with the inclusion of the Coastal Passage from Seattle along the Pacific Coast to Vancouver.

Departs from August 2014 to September 2015.

Photographers

Western Explorer - Vancouver to Calgary 8 days from $2886

This is one of the most popular tours vacationers choose when planning their Rocky Mountain get-aways.

Departs from June 2014 to October 2015.

The Grand Canyon

Winter Escape to the Grand Canyon - Chicago Round-trip 6 days from $995

This winter, escape to the warmth of America's southwest and the beauty of one of the world's top natural attractions, the Grand Canyon.

Departs from November 2014 to March 2015.

Frozen Waterfalls in Maligne Canyon

Winter in Banff, Jasper & Whistler 9 days from $1656

Embark on a winter escape to three of the Canadian Rockies' spectacular resort towns—Banff, Jasper and Whistler—on this well-planned 9-day vacation.

Departs from January 2014 to April 2015.

Winter in Quebec

Winter in Eastern Canada 8 days from $1984

Experience winter in three unique destinations within Eastern Canada on this 9-day vacation.

Departs from December 2013 to April 2015.

Grizzly Bear

Winter in the Rockies 8 days from $1742

Let VIA Rail's deluxe Snow Train from Vancouver to Jasper pamper you with comfortable sleeping accommodations, delicious meals, and stunning views from the dome cars.

Departs from November 2014 to April 2015.

Suspension Bridge

Winter in Western Canada 9 days from $1891

Discover winter in western Canada on this 9-day rail vacation to Vancouver, Jasper and Edmonton.

Departs from November 2014 to April 2015.

The Eiffel Tower

Wonderful France 10 days from $2625

Uncover the wonders of France on this 10-day escorted tour.

Departs from April 2014 to October 2014.

Grand Cascade in St. Petersburg

Wonders of St. Petersburg & Moscow 9 days from $2550

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Russia on this 9-day rail tour! See the sights of St.

Departs from April 2014 to October 2014.

Yellowstone Hot Spring

Wonders of the West 10 days from $3095

Without question, both Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks are truly 'Wonders of the West' and offer some of the most stunning scenery in North America.

Departs from September 2014 to September 2014.