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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

Vancouver River Walk

Rail Only - Vancouver to Calgary 2 days from $1234

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

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Jasper

Rail Only - Vancouver to Jasper 2 days from $1019

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 April 2014 to September 2014.

Rocky Mountaineer

Rail Only - Whistler to Jasper 2 days from $1121

The Fraser Discovery Route, named for the mighty Fraser River whose length it follows, links the mountain resorts of Whistler, British Columbia, and Jasper, Alberta.

Departs from July 2014 to September 2015.

Sunset in the Napa Valley

Redwoods, Wine Country & Yosemite 11 days from $1882

Embark on a rail-drive adventure through northern California. Set your own pace as you experience San Francisco, admire the Giant Sequoia Groves in Yosemite National Park and the mighty Redwoods in Redwood National Park, and relax during a visit to California’s wine country.

Departs from April 2014 to October 2014.

Reno

Reno Fun Train 3 days from $TBD

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

Departs from February 2015 to March 2015.

Riverwalk

Riverwalk to the French Quarter 7 days from $1149

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

Departs from June 2014 to February 2015.

Gold Leaf Car

Rockies Rail Circle 9 days from $3273

The dramatic and diverse scenery of Western Canada will be exposed when you take part in this ultimate all-rail journey.

Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.

Gastineau Channel

Rocky Mountaineer & Alaska by Sea 16 days from $4410

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

Departs from June 2014 to August 2015.

Downtown Edmonton

Rocky Mountaineer & Edmonton Mall 8 days from $2576

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

Departs from May 2014 to August 2014.

Rome

Rome, Florence and Venice by Train 11 days from $2285

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 2014 to February 2016.