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The hallmark of any Vacations By Rail package is travel aboard the world’s iconic trains. And the destinations can be limitless! Whether you know where you want to go or you’re in the early stages of your vacation planning, browse by tours by vacation type to find the perfect package for you. 

See our full-collection of fall foliage tours or our extensive collection of National Park tours throughout North America. Perhaps you want the best of both of worlds on your next vacation with travel by train and ship. Search an assortment of vacations that include train and ocean cruises as well as train and river cruises. Or maybe you’re looking for suggestions based on a specific season or special event. 

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Train Vacation Type

Train Vacation Types

Colorado Rail Adventure 8 days from $2145

Quite possibly the most "classic" train tour is this in-depth exploration of the Colorado Rockies aboard both standard and narrow gauge railways to summits of more than 14,000 feet.

Departs from July 2017 to September 2018.

Fall Colors of New England, Quebec & Montreal 11 days from $2799

Scenic rail excursions, superb hotels, and vibrant autumn foliage are the hallmarks of this 11-day escorted tour through the fall colors in New England and French Canada.

Departs from September 2017 to October 2018.

Fall Colors, Scenic Trains & Martha’s Vineyard 10 days from $2299

Surround yourself with a kaleidoscope of autumn colors on this scenic tour of the Eastern seaboard.

Departs from September 2017 to October 2018.

Great Parks of the Southwest featuring the Grand Canyon 11 days from $2595

Discover the scenic southwestern U.S. on this 11-day rail tour through Canyon Country.

Departs from September 2017 to September 2018.

Historic Trains of Maryland & West Virginia 8 days from $2199

Travel through the spectacular fall foliage of the Allegheny & Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia and Maryland.

Departs from October 2018 to October 2018.

Lodges of Glacier National Park 7 days from $1775

Take in the beauty and history of one of the country’s most beloved parks with a tour highlighting outdoor recreation and charming lodges.

Departs from July 2017 to September 2018.

Mt. Rushmore, the Badlands, & Yellowstone 11 days from $2799

Saddles, Stetsons, Buffalo and more greet you on this 11-day Wild West Adventure! Be awestruck by the scenery of Grand Teton, Yellowstone, and Badlands National Parks, relive the stories of the old West in Cody and Deadwood, marvel at the sight of Mount Rushmore, and be exhilarated on an off-road Jeep Safari. Your adventure awaits!

Departs from June 2017 to September 2018.

National Parks & Big Sky Country 12 days from $2969

Your 12-day adventure through Big Sky Country includes the best of the Old West with visits to Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park, Big Sky Country and Yellowstone National Park, the Wild West town of Cody, and Glacier National Park. Formally National Parks of the Wild West.

Departs from August 2017 to August 2017.

New England’s Rails & Sails 8 days from $2249

The coastal essence of the Eastern seaboard comes alive on this roundtrip rail and sail adventure through some of the most scenic and historic areas of New England.

Departs from September 2017 to October 2018.

Pacific Northwest featuring Victoria & Vancouver 9 days from $2959

Traverse the breathtaking natural beauty and iconic urban landscapes of the Pacific Northwest on this picturesque journey.

Departs from July 2018 to September 2018.


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