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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

Alaska by Daylight 11 days from $2819

One of the premier packages on the Alaska Railroad, this 11-day adventure takes you from tidewater to Alaska’s “Golden Heart” in the Interior.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Alaska Explorer 7 days from $1249

Explore Alaska on this refreshing 7-day escorted tour.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Alaska Wilderness Tour 7 days from $1349

Travel through Alaska's rail corridor, visiting some of the state's most renowned destinations including Anchorage, Denali National Park, and Fairbanks.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Alpine Lakes and Scenic Trains 10 days from $3199

Spectacular mountain scenery, breathtaking rail journeys and picturesque alpine towns are hallmarks of this stunning 10-day tour through the Alps.

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

America From Coast to Coast 12 days from $3595

Travel from Chicago to New York on the Lake Shore Limited. New York City with all of its glitz and glamour awaits you. See the Empire State Building, Times Square and Central Park.

Departs from April 2015 to October 2015.

American Heritage Escorted 7 days from $2349

Tour some of the country's greatest cities with an Escorted Rail Journey to New York, Philadelphia and Washington DC.

Departs from September 2014 to October 2015.

Barbecue in America 8 days from $1149

Taste your way through the distinctive barbecue styles of Kansas City, St. Louis, and Memphis on this tour of one of America’s most celebrated traditions.

Departs from October 2014 to March 2015.

Beautiful Banff Rail & Drive - Vancouver to Calgary 6 days from $2223

Discover the Canadian Rockies by rail and car.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Berlin, Prague & Vienna 11 days from $2189

Enjoy the grandeur of the Imperial cities of Berlin, Prague and Vienna in one well-planned rail vacation.

Departs from January 2014 to February 2016.

Best of Finland Russia and the Baltic States 16 days from $3925

The most popular destinations within Finland, Russia, Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia await you on this 16-day escorted tour.

Departs from October 2014 to October 2015.


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