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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

Grand Canyon Railway Rails to the Rim Adventure - Los Angeles 4 days from $789

The Grand Canyon awaits on this spectacular Rails to the Rim vacation.

Departs from November 2015 to March 2017.

Great Parks of the Southwest featuring the Grand Canyon 11 days from $2595

Discover the scenic southwestern U.S. on this 11-day rail tour through Canyon Country.

Departs from May 2017 to September 2017.

London, Paris & Amsterdam 11 days from $2542

Travel aboard two of Europe's most renowned high-speed trains, the Eurostar and Thalys, on this fabulous 11-day rail adventure.

Departs from September 2016 to October 2017.

London, Paris, Geneva with Mont Blanc & Lucerne 13 days from $3381

Travel by rail to some of Europe's most famous cities on this 13-day train vacation.

Departs from April 2016 to September 2016.

Mt. Rushmore, the Badlands, & Yellowstone 11 days from $2799

Saddles, Stetsons, Buffalo and more greet you on this 11-day Wild West Adventure! Be awestruck by the scenery of Grand Teton, Yellowstone, and Badlands National Parks, relive the stories of the old West in Cody and Deadwood, marvel at the sight of Mount Rushmore, and be exhilarated on an off-road Jeep Safari. Your adventure awaits!

Departs from June 2017 to September 2017.

National Parks & Big Sky Country 12 days from $2969

Your 12-day adventure through Big Sky Country includes the best of the Old West with visits to Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park, Big Sky Country and Yellowstone National Park, the Wild West town of Cody, and Glacier National Park. Formally National Parks of the Wild West.

Departs from August 2017 to August 2017.

New Orleans Holiday & The Spirit of the Antebellum South 11 days from $2410

Aboard the festive American Queen riverboat. On this elegant river cruise, you’ll discover the traditions of the Cajun and Creole cultures and experience what remains of the grand Antebellum South.

Departs from February 2017 to December 2017.

Paris, Aix-en-Provence & Nice 11 days from $1959

Travel the French countryside on this magnificent 9-day journey.

Departs from September 2016 to October 2017.

Rome, Florence & Venice 11 days from $1904

Visit three of Italy’s most enriching and historic cities on this 11-day tour.

Departs from March 2016 to March 2017.

Sorrento, Rome, Florence, Venice & Lake Maggiore 17 days from $3651

Experience Italy like you never thought possible on this 17-day rail vacation.

Departs from April 2017 to September 2017.

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