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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 July 2015 to October 2016.

Northern Explorer - Vancouver to Calgary 9 days from $4028

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

Departs from May 2016 to October 2016.

Northern Rockies at Leisure - Calgary to Vancouver 11 days from $4334

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 2016.

Pacific Northwest Rail Journey 8 days from $3112

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 June 2016 to August 2016.

Paris & The Riviera 8 days from $1393

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 2015 to December 2017.

Polar Bear & Churchill Adventure 7 days from $5849

Embark on a polar bear adventure that takes you from Winnipeg to Churchill by train and onto the tundra by a unique Tundra Buggy to witness the polar bears in action.

Departs from October 2014 to November 2015.

Prague, Vienna & Budapest 11 days from $1727

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

Departs from September 2015 to December 2017.

Pullman Rail Only - Chicago to New Orleans 2 days from $TBC

Travel from Chicago to New Orleans by Pullman rail cars

Departs from May 2015 to December 2015.

Pullman Rail Only - New Orleans to Chicago 2 days from $TBC

A classic overnight rail journey awaits when traveling by Pullman rail car

Departs from May 2015 to December 2015.

Quebec City & Charlevoix by Rail 8 days from $1935

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 August 2015 to October 2015.

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