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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

New Orleans Holiday & The Spirit of the Antebellum South 11 days from $2410

Aboard the festive American Queen riverboat. On this elegant river cruise, you’ll discover the traditions of the Cajun and Creole cultures and experience what remains of the grand Antebellum South.

Departs from February 2017 to December 2017.

Pacific Northwest and the Columbia River Cruise 11 days from $4016

Travel the storied pioneer route from Chicago to Portland by train for a Pacific Northwest adventure that continues through Oregon and Washington, following the Columbia and Snake Rivers aboard the American Empress steamboat.

Departs from June 2017 to September 2017.

Pacific Northwest at Christmas Time 7 days from $1715

Explore the festive scenery of Seattle and Vancouver as you discover the winter wonderland these great cities offer at Christmas time.

Departs from December 2017 to December 2017.

Pacific Northwest Rail Journey 8 days from $2841

Canada's Pacific Northwest awaits you on this 8-day train tour that combines coastal cities, the Canadian Rockies, the lakes and prairies of central British Columbia, and two incredible trains.

Departs from May 2017 to August 2017.

Portland, Seattle & Vancouver with Victoria 8 days from $1895

Explore the best cities of the Pacific Northwest as you discover the area's culture, history, modern architecture, and natural wonders.

Departs from May 2017 to April 2018.

Quebec City & La Malbaie by Train 8 days from $1995

Tour the best of Quebec City and La Malbaie on this vacation that includes a whale-watching excursion, a day trip to the Montmorency Falls and a relaxing ride on the Train de Charlevoix.

Departs from June 2017 to September 2017.

Quebec to the Maritimes - Montreal to Halifax 6 days from $1205

From the sparkling French culture to the easygoing charm of Atlantic seaside towns, sun-drenched beaches to sparkling coves and miles of rugged shoreline guarded by graceful lighthouses - this is a delightful introduction to Quebec and the Maritimes.

Departs from May 2017 to September 2018.

Quebec to Toronto along the St. Lawrence Seaway 9 days from $3355

Connect two of Canada’s greatest cities by rail and cruise. Beginning in Quebec, cruise along the St. Lawrence River to Kingston where you will meet your VIA Rail train for the continued journey to Toronto.

Departs from June 2017 to September 2017.

Rocky Mountaineer & Alaska by Sea 16 days from $5855

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

Departs from May 2017 to August 2018.

Rocky Mountaineer & Edmonton Mall 8 days from $2695

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

Departs from April 2017 to October 2018.


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