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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

California Zephyr with Yellowstone National Park - Chicago to San Francisco 8 days from $1877

More than 2,000 acres of geysers, hot springs, and lava formations await you in Yellowstone, the world's first national park established in 1872.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2017.

Canada Coast to Coast 16 days from $6009 $5,709

Immerse yourself in beauty of nature, the excitement of the city and everything in between as you make your way through the scenic Canadian landscape.

Departs from September 2016 to September 2017.

Canada’s Rockies & Alaska Cruise 15 days from $3099 $3,037

Take on the world by land and sea, as you transverse the very best of the Canadian Rockies by train and board a luxury cruise liner for a cruise through Alaska's Inside Passage.

Departs from August 2016 to August 2017.

Canadian Panorama 13 days from $4995

Make your way across Canada on this 13-day east-to-west excursion, which begins in Niagara Falls and continues through Toronto, Jasper, Banff and Lake Louise before arriving in Vancouver.

Departs from May 2017 to May 2017.

Canadian Rockies by Train 9 days from $3199

Travel through rugged mountains, dense forests, and sparkling lakes on this rail tour of scenic Western Canada.

Departs from May 2016 to April 2017.

Canadian Rockies Rail Journey 7 days from $3000 $2,940

On this seven-day Canadian Rockies Rail Journey, you'll capture views of mountains and valleys only accessible by train, visit the stunning Lake Louise, and explore the city life of Vancouver and Calgary. This vacation is also available from Calgary to Vancouver based on your travel preference.

Departs from April 2016 to October 2017.

Canadian Snow Train 7 days from $2091 $2,028

Travel across Canada, wind through the Rockies, and explore cosmopolitan cities on this winter journey that takes you through five provinces.

Departs from October 2016 to April 2017.

Canadian Snow Train with Jasper 10 days from $2614 $2,536

Take a cross-country trip to enjoy views of the stunning Canadian landscape—including mountains, lakes, and wildlife—only available by train.

Departs from October 2016 to April 2017.

Canals, Vineyards and Paris 11 days from $3479

Experience France, Luxembourg, Germany and Holland on this 11-day rail and river cruise vacation.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2017.

Canyons, Glaciers & Waterfalls by Rail 17 days from $2998

Take a rail-journey to three of the US's famed National Parks, aboard three renowned Amtrak trains.

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

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