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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 Banff 2 days from $1733

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 - Vancouver to Jasper 2 days from $1429

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 July 2016 to October 2017.

Reno Fun Train 3 days from $350

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

Departs from February 2017 to March 2017.

Riverwalk to the French Quarter 7 days from $849

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

Departs from July 2016 to December 2017.

Rockies and Vancouver Island Circle 10 days from $4328

Explore the exciting cities and wild spaces of the Canadian West on this 10-day journey aboard the Rocky Mountaineer.

Departs from August 2016 to October 2017.

Rocky Mountaineer & Alaska by Sea 16 days from $4025 $3,945

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

Departs from July 2016 to August 2017.

Rocky Mountaineer & Edmonton Mall 8 days from $2672 $2,619

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

Departs from June 2016 to September 2017.

Rome, Florence and Venice by Train 11 days from $1899

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 May 2016 to December 2017.

Route 66 by Rail 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 August 2016 to December 2017.

Sights & Sounds of Chicago, Memphis & New Orleans 7 days from $1149

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 2016 to December 2017.

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