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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

West Virginia Mountain Rails & Trails 7 days from $1969

Ride West Virginia’s most famous railways on this weeklong trip through rolling mountains and historic landmarks. The best of the Appalachian shines through on this beautiful journey reminiscent of the glory days of train travel.

Departs from July 2016 to October 2016.

Western Circle Explorer from Vancouver 8 days from $2843

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 2016 to September 2016.

Winnipeg, The Rockies & Vancouver 11 days from $2452 $2,305

Visit three Canadian provinces on one spectacular rail vacation!

Departs from September 2015 to September 2016.

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 2015 to March 2016.

Winter Escape to the Grand Canyon - Los Angeles Round-trip 4 days from $789

The perfect winter escape is just a state away!

Departs from November 2015 to March 2016.

Winter in Banff, Jasper & Whistler 9 days from $1799 $1,691

Embark on a winter escape to three of the Canadian Rockies' spectacular resort towns—Banff, Jasper and Whistler—on this well-planned 10-day vacation.

Departs from November 2015 to April 2016.

Winter in Eastern Canada 9 days from $2042 $1,919

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

Departs from December 2015 to April 2016.

Winter in the Rockies 8 days from $1775 $1,669

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 2015 to April 2017.

Winter in Western Canada 9 days from $1919 $1,804

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

Departs from November 2015 to April 2017.

Wonderful France 10 days from $2375

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

Departs from April 2016 to December 2017.

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