Spring is the perfect time to travel. Climates are temperate, flowers and trees are in bloom, and everything seems brighter and cheerier. Welcome spring with a rail trip through Europe’s capital cities by high-speed and regional trains, to the peaks and valleys of Switzerland aboard the country’s scenic touring trains, across the Canadian Rockies aboard VIA Rail’s Canadian, or a USA rail-cruise vacation to sunny getaways in the Caribbean.
Train Trips in the Spring
A Castle on the Shores of Loch Fyne 7 days from $1305
Find yourself entranced by the scenes of Scotland as you ride aboard the world-famous West Highland Line, visit ancient castles, ferry to beautiful islands and immerse yourself in the rich culture of the region on this week-long tour from Glasgow.
Best of Switzerland By Rail 10 days from $3495
Soak in the ravishing landscapes of Zürich, Lucerne, Lausanne, Zermatt and St. Moritz on this 10-day rail tour, featuring journeys aboard six scenic railways, including the renowned Glacier Express, and immersive experiences that bring the culture of Switzerland to life.
California’s Redwoods, Rails & Wineries 8 days from $2949
Heritage railways, historic sites, beautiful cities, some of the country’s best wine and even a national park are on full display as we set out on this 8-day showcase of the beautiful state of California.
Edinburgh, the Highlands & the Jacobite Steam Train 9 days from $3199
Known for whisky, mysterious creatures and stunning historical sites, Scotland astounds at every turn on this 9-day rail tour featuring three breathtaking train excursions.
Great Parks of the Southwest featuring the Grand Canyon 10 days from $2820
Discover the scenic southwestern U.S. on this 10-day rail tour through Canyon Country to five national parks.