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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

Rail Only - Vancouver to Jasper 2 days from $1317

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

Departs from June 2015 to October 2016.

Reno Fun Train 3 days from $340

Party your way through the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains during daylight hours for a weekend of fun.

Departs from February 2016 to March 2016.

Riverwalk to the French Quarter 7 days from $899

Pack your bags and ride the rails from America's River Walk to the French Quarter!

Departs from January 2016 to December 2016.

Rocky Mountaineer & Alaska by Sea 16 days from $5531 $5,365

Embark on a rail-cruise adventure of a lifetime on this incredible 16-day tour.

Departs from May 2016 to September 2017.

Rocky Mountaineer & Edmonton Mall 8 days from $2672 $2,538

Edmonton is Alberta’s capital city and the gateway to Jasper National Park.

Departs from May 2016 to September 2016.

Rome, Florence and Venice by Train 11 days from $2339

Look no further. This is the classic grand tour of Italy. Visit the Eternal City of Rome, the grand Renaissance city of Florence, and Venice with its meandering canals, connecting each magnificent city by high-speed train.

Departs from September 2015 to December 2017.

Route 66 by Rail - Independent 14 days from $2199

Head west on a true American classic: Route 66. Follow the path of this iconic highway on this 16-day independent rail adventure.

Departs from November 2015 to November 2016.

Sights & Sounds of Chicago, Memphis & New Orleans 7 days from $1103

Chicago, Memphis, and New Orleans are each steeped in deep music history, each playing important roles in the jazz, blues, and rock 'n roll scenes.

Departs from January 2015 to December 2016.

Snow Train - Chicago to Seattle 5 days from $729

Travel the pioneer trails northwest to Seattle on this 5-day winter escape to Seattle.

Departs from November 2015 to March 2017.

Snow Zephyr - Chicago to San Francisco 5 days from $695

See the best of the American West this winter as you travel from Chicago's winter wonderland to the shores of San Francisco.

Departs from November 2015 to March 2017.


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