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Independent Tours

Embark on an independent tour by train and get set for adventure! Set your own pace as you follow a well-crafted itinerary to popular destinations throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. Blaze a trail of discovery on heritage and history tours. Uncover North America’s natural wonders with national parks vacations.  Revel in the romance of Europe’s capital cities.

Each independent rail tour features travel along legendary train routes, comprehensive sightseeing and ample time at leisure. Choose from an extensive selection of regional tours, cross-country rail vacations, rail-drive getaways, and rail-cruise packages.

 Independent Tours

Independent Rail Travel

Grand Canyon Railway Rails to the Rim Adventure - Chicago 6 days from $995

Visit one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World on this exciting rail adventure.

Departs from March 2014 to October 2015.

Grand Canyon Railway Rails to the Rim Adventure - Los Angeles 4 days from $698

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

Departs from March 2014 to October 2015.

Grand Rail Circle 12 days from $4651

A complete experience, featuring three different rail routes, together with the highlights of the Canadian Rockies and two nights in the resort town of Whistler, one of Canada's premier year-round destinations.

Departs from June 2014 to September 2015.

Great Cities of the East 10 days from $1899

Embark on an adventure to three of the regions fascinating cities on this 10-day train vacation that not only will tantalize you with history!

Departs from November 2014 to March 2015.

High Tides and Scenic Trains 10 days from $1755

Witness firsthand the beauty of coastal Canada as you embark on a 10-day rail-drive adventure.

Departs from May 2015 to October 2015.

Lake Shore Limited Experience-Chicago to New York 4 days from $765

Enjoy the ride from one world-class city to another as you journey through rocky cliffs and historic landmarks.

Departs from November 2014 to October 2015.

Lakes, Mountains & The Rockies - Vancouver to Calgary 7 days from $1695

The best of the Canadian Rockies! Explore mountains, canyons and rivers between Vancouver and Jasper onboard the pampered comfort of VIA Rail's Canadian.

Departs from October 2014 to October 2015.

Le Massif de Charlevoix & Quebec 8 days from $1995

The province of Quebec is known for its sophisticated cities steeped in history and culture and a rugged, natural landscape populated with forests and deep, clear lakes.

Departs from June 2014 to October 2014.

London, Paris & Rome By Train 11 days from $1642

Visit some of Europe's most renowned cities on this classic European rail vacation.

Departs from May 2014 to February 2016.

Maple Explorer 9 days from $TBD

Discover why Canada is known as the land of maple trees on this 9-day journey amidst the heart of Canada's heartland.

Departs from August 2014 to December 2015.


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