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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

Coastal Passage Western Explorer - 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 2016.

Colonial America 10 days from $1880

Retrace where America’s heritage began on this 10-day rail journey to four of the country’s most storied eastern cities.

Departs from May 2015 to December 2017.

Colorado Rail Adventure 8 days from $1985

Quite possibly the most "classic" train tour is this in-depth exploration of the Colorado Rockies aboard both standard and narrow gauge railways to summits of more than 14,000 feet.

Departs from July 2015 to June 2016.

Contrasts of Europe 16 days from $4795

Comfortable high-speed trains will escort you from London to Paris during this 14 night adventure through Europe.

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

Contrasts of Italy 11 days from $3050

A thrilling train journey through the heart of picturesque Italy.

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

Contrasts of Switzerland 9 days from $3325

Express trains whisk you to each enchanting destination, allowing you to admire Switzerland's awe-inspiring alpine scenery in comfort.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Danube Discovery Christmas Markets 8 days from $3195

Explore Europe’s historic cities bedecked for the holiday season and visit festive Christmas Markets featuring regional sweets and treats.

Departs from November 2015 to November 2015.

Deluxe Alaska Sampler 8 days from $2419

Riding the Alaska Railroad, you see all the best of Alaska including Kenai Fjords and Denali National Parks.

Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.

Discover Japan with Hiroshima 13 days from $5609

From bustling cities to quiet mountain villages, experience the distinct flavor of Japan during this amazing vacation.

Departs from October 2014 to October 2015.

Dixieland & Rhythms 11 days from $1689

Feel the rhythm of the South on this tour through America’s musical heritage.

Departs from March 2015 to November 2015.


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