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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

Canadian Rockies by Rail 7 days from $1885

Take in the beauty of the Canadian Rockies on this 7 day journey through the majestic scenery and sights spanning two provinces.

Departs from May 2020 to September 2020.

Grand Train Tour of Switzerland 11 days from $2375

Travel through Switzerland by rail and take in its spectacular countryside while staying in beautiful Swiss towns along the way.

Departs from April 2020 to October 2020.

Alaska Wilderness Tour 7 days from $1538

Travel through Alaska's rail corridor, visiting some of the state's most renowned destinations including Anchorage, Denali National Park, and Fairbanks.

Departs from May 2020 to September 2020.

Barcelona & Madrid with Lisbon by Rail 11 days from $1975

A tale of the beauty and history of the Iberian Peninsula unfolds before your eyes on this independent vacation through Barcelona and Madrid in Spain and Lisbon in Portugal.

Departs from April 2020 to October 2020.

Beautiful Banff Rail & Drive 6 days from $2562

Discover the Canadian Rockies by rail and car. Enjoy two days aboard the scenic Rocky Mountaineer, combined with the freedom to discover spectacular Banff National Park at your leisure by rental car.

Departs from May 2020 to October 2020.

Best of Italy 10 days from $1795

Take the reins for this memorable independent vacation through the very best of Italy, which includes time in three amazing cities: Rome, Florence and Venice.

Departs from May 2020 to October 2020.

Best of Spain: Barcelona, Madrid, Seville by Rail 9 days from $2772

Enjoy the works of Gaudi in Barcelona.

Departs from October 2019 to April 2021.

Bountiful Nature & Glamorous Swiss Cities by Rail 9 days from $4215

Enjoy the extraordinary beauty of the Swiss countryside by train on this journey through the breath-taking varieties of landscape, beautiful cities and everything in between.

Departs from June 2020 to September 2020.

Budapest, Vienna, Prague & Berlin 13 days from $2727

From the capital of Hungary to the capital of Germany, visit four of Europe’s Imperial Cities on this locally-hosted vacation.

Departs from April 2020 to October 2020.

Canadian Snow Train 7 days from $2200

Travel across Canada, wind through the Rockies, and explore cosmopolitan cities on this winter journey that takes you through five provinces.

Departs from December 2019 to April 2021.

Deluxe Alaska Highlights 8 days from $2722

Riding the Alaska Railroad, you see all the best of Alaska including Kenai Fjords and Denali National Parks.

Departs from May 2020 to September 2020.

Deluxe Switzerland in Winter 9 days from $5299

From Zurich in the north to Zermatt in the south, this incredible tour brings the country of Switzerland to life during its most wondrous time of year, winter.

Departs from January 2020 to March 2021.

Glacier National Park & Chicago 7 days from $2045

"The Crown of the Continent" awaits you on this 7-day rail adventure to Glacier National Park.

Departs from June 2020 to September 2020.

Glacier National Park Escape-Seattle Roundtrip 5 days from $1395

Travel roundtrip from Seattle to the Crown of the Continent on this 5-day train escape.

Departs from June 2020 to September 2020.

Grand Canyon Railway Rails to the Rim Adventure 6 days from $1195

Visit one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World on this exciting rail adventure.

Departs from November 2019 to March 2021.

Grand Swiss Rail & Drive 12 days from $2720

Explore some of the most magnificent sights Switzerland has to offer by car and train on this unique 12-day rail and drive tour.

Departs from April 2020 to October 2020.

Grand Train Tour of Switzerland in Winter 11 days from $2670

Mountains, valleys, waterways and scenic railways: Switzerland offers stunning vistas and grand adventures at every turn on this 11-day tour.

Departs from January 2020 to March 2021.

Highlights of Switzerland with Rhine Cruise 14 days from $4350

Uncover the majesty of the Rhine, climb to the highest railroad station in Europe, and experience a journey of a lifetime on board the Glacier Express.

Departs from June 2020 to October 2020.

Magical Moments of Switzerland 8 days from $1905

Take on two incredible resort towns in one magnificent winter wonderland on this magical tour through Switzerland.

Departs from January 2020 to March 2021.

Montreal & Quebec Holiday 6 days from $752

Visit two of Canada's most popular cities, Montreal and Quebec City, on this enchanting vacation by rail during the holiday time.

Departs from December 2019 to April 2021.

Paris & Amsterdam 7 days from $1475

Surround yourself in romance, history and amazing culture as you independently explore two of the most enticing cities in Europe, Paris and Amsterdam.

Departs from March 2020 to October 2020.

Rocky Mountaineer & Ocean House on Haida Gwaii 10 days from $9995

The magnificent Canadian Rockies, a ride aboard the iconic Rocky Mountaineer, a vibrant city and a private retreat on the remote shores of Haida Gwaii lie ahead on this amazing journey through Western Canada.

Departs from May 2020 to September 2020.

Rome, Florence & Venice 10 days from $2040

Visit three of Italy’s most enriching and historic cities on this Locally-Hosted tour.

Departs from January 2020 to March 2021.

Swiss Steam Train Adventure 7 days from $3585

Immerse yourself in the history of Switzerland whilst riding aboard scenic steam trains and admiring stunning vistas of the Swiss Alps and the Bernese Oberland on this self-guided rail adventure.

Departs from June 2020 to October 2020.

Winter Escape to the Grand Canyon - Chicago Round-trip 6 days from $1195

This winter, escape to the warmth of America's southwest and the beauty of one of the world's top natural attractions, the Grand Canyon.

Departs from November 2019 to March 2021.


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