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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

Yosemite & Denali National Parks with Cruise 18 days from $4516

Experience the beauty of the Pacific Coast on this 18-day rail-cruise journey that takes you to two of the world's most majestic National Parks.

Departs from August 2015 to December 2017.

The Emerald Isle Express 9 days from $4495

Experience the best of Ireland on this 9-day vacation to Dublin, Waterford, Cork, Killarney, Limerick, Galway, Connemara and more. A private heritage train takes you throughout the country, and after comprehensive sightseeing enjoy stays in luxury five-star Irish Castle, City, and Country Hotels.

Departs from September 2016 to December 2017.

A Week in Spain 9 days from $3590

Spain offers an intriguing blend of cultures and traditions dating back centuries.

Departs from April 2016 to December 2017.

Across Canada By Train - Vancouver to Halifax 14 days from $3398

Travel across seven Canadian provinces on four exciting trains to create the ultimate Canadian rail adventure! Your 14-day tour begins in the coastal city of Vancouver.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2016.

Alaska by Daylight 11 days from $2905

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 2016 to September 2017.

Alaska by Land and Sea Featuring 3 nights in Denali 13 days from $1859

From a rail journey along the dramatic Turnagain Arm to cruising the famed Inside Passage, this tour brings you the best of wild Alaska.

Departs from May 2015 to December 2017.

Alaska Explorer 7 days from $1299

Explore Alaska on this refreshing 7-day escorted tour.

Departs from May 2016 to September 2016.

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 June 2015 to September 2016.

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 August 2015 to October 2016.

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 October 2015 to October 2016.

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