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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

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 May 2015 to September 2015.

Western Explorer - Vancouver to Calgary 8 days from $2676

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

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

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 2016.

Winter Escape to the Grand Canyon - Los Angeles Round-trip 4 days from $698

The perfect winter escape is just a state away!

Departs from November 2014 to March 2016.

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 Eastern Canada 8 days from $1984

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

Departs from December 2014 to March 2015.

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.

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.

Wonderful France 10 days from $2299

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

Departs from April 2015 to December 2015.

Wonders of St. Petersburg & Moscow 9 days from $2335

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

Departs from October 2014 to October 2015.


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