Begin and end your vacation in the same destination with a round trip vacation by rail, and double the sights you see as you travel a northern and southern route to your beginning and end point.
Enjoy distinct geographical differences as well as completely different train experiences. For instance, you may elect to travel west from Chicago over the Colorado Rockies to Salt Lake City and San Francisco aboard the California Zephyr, returning to the Windy City on the Southwest Chief’s route through the colorful southwest.
In Canada, make a grand rail circle through the Canadian Rockies—aboard the same train or embark on two entirely different train experiences. You can elect to travel roundtrip through the Canadian Rokcies aboard traveling aboard the all-daylight Rocky Mountaineer travel one-leg of the trip aboard VIA Rail’s Canadian, adding a classic overnight rail experience to your vacation.
Discover our Round Trip Tours
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.
Seattle / San Francisco Express 10 days from $2595
Set your own pace on this exciting rail tour to two of the Pacific Coast's most exciting cities, Seattle and San Francisco! Beginning in Chicago, board Amtrak's Empire Builder for the 2,206-mile journey to the Emerald City, Seattle.
Departs from October 2014 to October 2014.
Spectacular Alaska 10 days from $2909
This exciting 10-day vacation showcases the best of Alaska, from calving glaciers in Kenai Fjords National Park and a ride on the world-famous Alaska Railroad to exploring Denali National Park and a scenic cruise on Prince William Sound where you can view amazing wildlife.
Departs from May 2014 to September 2014.