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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

Montreal & Quebec City by Rail - Montreal to Quebec City 7 days from $807

Visit two of Canada's most popular cities, Montreal and Quebec City, on this enchanting vacation by rail.

Departs from May 2016 to April 2018.

Northern Explorer - Vancouver to Calgary 9 days from $3320

This vacation package is a variation on one of the most popular routes in the Canadian Rockies, the Western Explorer.

Departs from July 2016 to October 2017.

Northern Rockies at Leisure 11 days from $3399

Enjoy diverse landscapes on this northern adventure aboard two Rocky Mountaineer rail routes and stays in Jasper, Lake Louise, and Banff.

Departs from April 2016 to October 2017.

Pacific Northwest Rail Journey 8 days from $3311

Canada's Pacific Northwest awaits you on this 8-day train tour that combines coastal cities, the Canadian Rockies, the lakes and prairies of central British Columbia, and two incredible trains.

Departs from August 2016 to September 2017.

Paris & The Riviera 8 days from $1493

From sophisticated Paris to sun-drenched Nice, get to the heart of French culture on this week-long tour of two of the country's most beautiful cities.

Departs from May 2016 to December 2017.

Prague, Vienna & Budapest 11 days from $1479

Uncover the history of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire on this 11-day rail vacation to Prague, Vienna and Budapest.

Departs from May 2016 to December 2017.

Quebec to the Maritimes 6 days from $1192

From the sparkling French culture to the easygoing charm of Atlantic seaside towns, sun-drenched beaches to sparkling coves and miles of rugged shoreline guarded by graceful lighthouses - this is a delightful introduction to Quebec and the Maritimes.

Departs from September 2016 to October 2017.

Quintessential Burgundy 10 days from $2949

By barge, by bicycle and by foot, the lush vineyards and undeniable charm of the Burgundy region await.

Departs from April 2017 to July 2017.

Rail Only - Banff to Vancouver 2 days from $1429

Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Vancouver, British Columbia, to either Banff or Calgary, Alberta.

Departs from July 2016 to October 2017.

Rail Only - Jasper to Vancouver 2 days from $1429

Journey between the picturesque resort town of Jasper, Alberta and British Columbia, along the Yellowhead Route, named for a second pass through the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Departs from July 2016 to October 2017.


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