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Explore and discover new places right outside your window with our wide a selection of rail vacation packages. Rail travel allows you to admire scenery and relax without the stress of driving. Our rail vacation packages can take you all across the country and even to parts of Europe giving you plenty of opportunities to find new beauty in any area.

A Taste of Colorado - 2018

Days 1-2  Chicago to Denver
Day 2  Rocky Mountain National Park
Day 3  The Garden of the Gods/Georgetown Loop
Days 3-4  En Route to Chicago

4 Days

Thurs., Aug. 16 to Sun., Aug. 19, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Alaska by Rail - 2018

Day 1 Arrive Fairbanks
Day 2 Fairbanks
Day 3 Alaska’s Railroad to Denali National Park
Day 4 Husky Homestead / Anchorage
Day 5 Anchorage
Day 6 Seward
Day 7 Whittier / Prince William Sound
Day 8 Hubbard Glacier
Day 9 Glacier Bay
Day 10 Skagway
Day 11 Juneau
Day 12 Ketchikan
Day 13 Cruising
Day 14 Vancouver / Seattle
Days 15-16 En Route to Chicago

16 Days

Thurs., Sept. 6 to Fri., Sept. 21, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Alaska Rail/Sail Adventure - 2018

Days 1-3  Chicago / Seattle
Day 4   Embarkation
Day 5   Cruising
Day 6   Juneau
Day 7   Glacier Bay
Day 8   Sitka
Day 9   Ketchikan
Day 10  Victoria
Day 11  Seattle / En Route
Days 12-13 En Route to Chicago

13 Days

Wed., Sept 12, to Mon., Sept. 24, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Alaska Rail/Sail Adventure - 2019

Days 1-3  Chicago / Seattle
Day 4  Embarkation
Day 5  Cruising
Day 6  Juneau
Day 7  Glacier Bay
Day 8  Sitka
Day 9  Ketchikan
Day 10  Victoria
Day 11  Seattle / En Route
Days 12-13  En Route to Chicago

13 Days

Wed., May 8 to Mon., May 20, 2019

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta - 2018

Days 1-2  Chicago to Grand Junction
Days 3-4  Durango
Day 5  En Route / Santa Fe
Day 6  Santa Fe
Days 7-8  Albuquerque
Days 9-10  En Route to Chicago

10 Days

Sun., Sept. 30 to Tues., Oct. 9, 2018 - SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST.

Fri., Oct. 5 to Sun., Oct. 14, 2018 - SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST

All Aboard for San Antonio and New Orleans - 2018

Days 1-2 En Route to San Antonio
Day 3 San Antonio
Day 4 En Route / New Orleans

Days 5-6 New Orleans
Days 7-8 En Route to Chicago

8 Days

Sat., Oct. 6 to Sat., Oct. 13, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

All Aboard for San Antonio and New Orleans - 2019

Days 1-2 En Route to San Antonio
Day 3 San Antonio
Day 4 En Route/New Orleans
Days 5-6 New Orleans
Days 7-8 En Route to Chicago

8 Days

Sat., April 27 to Sat., May 4, 2019

America from Coast to Coast - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to New York
Day 3 New York City
Day 4 En Route to New Orleans
Day 5 New Orleans
Days 6-7 En Route / Los Angeles
Day 8 En Route / San Francisco
Day 9 San Francisco
Days 10-12 En Route to Chicago

 

12 Days

Fri., Oct. 19 to Tues., Oct. 30, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

America from Coast to Coast - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to New York
Day 3    New York City
Day 4    En Route to New Orleans
Day 5    New Orleans
Days 6-7    En Route / Los Angeles
Day 8    En Route / San Francisco
Day 9    San Francisco
Days 10-12    En Route to Chicago

12 Days

Fri., Mar. 22 to Tues., Apr. 2, 2019

America the Beautiful . . . West - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Flagstaff
Day 3 The Grand Canyon
Days 4-5 En Route / Las Vegas
Day 6 En Route / Merced
Day 7 Yosemite National Park
Day 8 Sacramento
Days 9-10 En Route / San Francisco
Day 11 En Route to Elko, Nevada
Day 12 Salt Lake City, Utah
Days 13-14 En Route to Chicago

14 Days

Tues., Sept. 25 to Mon., Oct. 8, 2018

Autumn in the Adirondacks - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Albany
Day 3    Amtrak's Adirondack
Day 4    Fort Ticonderoga / Amtrak’s Adirondack / Lake Placid
Day 5    Lake Placid / Olympic Park
Day 6    Raquette Lake / Adirondack Scenic Railroad
Day 7    En Route to Chicago

7 Days

Sat., Sept. 29 to Fri., Oct. 5, 2018

Tour Sold Out - Call for Wait List

Branson Holiday Magic - 2018

Day 1    En Route / St. Louis
Days 2-4   Branson
Day 5 En Route / Springfield, IL
Day 6 En Route to Home Destinations

6 Days

Thurs., Nov. 15 to Tues., Nov. 20

California and Northwest Coastal Odyssey - 2019

Days 1-3  Chicago to Everett

Day 3 Vancouver, BC

Day 4 Embarkation / The Emerald Princess®

Day 5 Victoria

Day 6 Astoria 
Day 7 Cruising

Day 8 San Francisco

Day 9 Cruising

Day 10 Santa Barbara

Day 11 Los Angeles

Days 11-13 Los Angeles to Chicago

13 Days

Mon., April 8 to Sat., April 20, 2019

Canada Maritimes Rail / Sail Adventure - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Montréal
Day 3    Montréal / Quebec City
Days 4-5     Cruising
Day 6    Sydney, Nova Scotia
Day 7    Halifax, Nova Scotia
Day 8    St. John (Bay of Fundy)
Day 9    Bar Harbor, Maine
Days 10-11    Boston to Chicago

11 Days

Wed., Oct. 17 to Sat., Oct. 27, 2018

Canyonlands - 2018

Days 1-2    Chicago to Flagstaff
Day 3    The Grand Canyon
Day 4    Lake Powell
Day 5    Bryce Canyon Zion National Parks
Day 6    Las Vegas
Days 7-8    Sedona
Days 9-10    En Route to Chicago

10 Days

Sat., Sept. 15 to Mon., Sept. 24, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Canyonlands - 2019

Days 1-2    Chicago to Flagstaff
Day 3    The Grand Canyon
Day 4    Lake Powell
Day 5    Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks
Day 6    Las Vegas
Days 7-8    Sedona
Days 9-10    En Route to Chicago

10 Days

Sat., May 11 to Mon., May 20, 2019

Cape Cod, Boston and Martha's Vineyard - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Boston
Day 3    Boston
Day 4    Hyannis
Day 5    Provincetown
Day 6    Martha’s Vineyard
Day 7    Cape Cod
Days 8-9    En Route to Chicago

9 Days

Thurs., Aug. 23 to Fri., Aug. 31, 2018

Tour Sold Out - Call for Wait List

Christmas Special to San Antonio - 2018

Days 1-2    Chicago to San Antonio
Days 3-4    San Antonio
Days 5-6    San Antonio to Chicago

6 Days

Thurs., Nov. 29 to Tues., Dec. 4, 2018

Classic Southern California - 2019

Days 1-3    En Route Chicago to Santa Barbara     
Day 4    Reagan Presidential Library & Museum
Day 5    The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center
Day 6    Catalina Island
Day 7    San Diego
Day 8    San Diego Zoo / En Route
Days 9-10    En Route to Chicago

10 Days

Fri., May 10 to Sun., May 19, 2019

Complete Trans-Canada Experience - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to Vancouver
Day 4 Vancouver
Day 5 En Route
Day 6 Jasper
Days 7-8 Icefields Parkway / Banff
Day 9 Depart Jasper
Days 10-11 En Route
Day 12 Montréal / En Route
Day 13 En Route to Chicago

13 Days

Sat., Oct. 13 to Fri., Oct. 26, 2018- LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Sat., Oct. 20 to Fri., Nov. 2, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Complete Trans-Canada Experience - 2019

Days 1-3  Chicago to Vancouver
Day 4  Vancouver
Day 5   En Route / Jasper
Days 6-7  Icefields Parkway / Banff      

Days 8-10  En Route
Day 11  Toronto
Day 12  Montréal
Days 13-14 En Route to Chicago

14 Days

Sat., April 27 to Fri., May 10, 2019

Glacier and Canada's Mountain Majesty - 2018

Days 1-2  Chicago to Whitefish
Day 3 Glacier National Park
Day 4    En Route / Banff
Day 5    Banff
Day 6    Jasper
Day 7    Maligne Lake / Mt. Robson
Day 8    Icefields Parkway
Day 9    Calgary
Days 10 -11    En Route to Chicago

11 Days

Mon., July 16 to Thurs., July 26, 2018 - SOLD OUT

Mon., Aug. 13 to Thurs., Aug. 23, 2018 -LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Mon., Sept. 3 to Thurs., Sept. 13, 2018 - SOLD OUT CALL FOR WAITLIST

Sun., Sept 23 to Wed., Oct. 3, 2018

Golden West Rail Ramble - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to San Francisco
Day 4 San Francisco
Day 5 Napa Valley Wine Train
Day 6 Monterey
Day 7 Cambria
Day 8 Hearst Castle / Santa Barbara
Day 9 Catalina Island
Day 10 Los Angeles
Days 11-12 En Route to Chicago

12 Days

Wed., Sept. 5 to Sun., Sept. 16, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Hawaii by Rail - 2019

Days 1-3 Chicago to Los Angeles
Day 4 Los Angeles & Emerald Princess
Days 5-8    Cruising
Day 9    Lahaina, Maui
Day 10    Honolulu, Oahu
Day 11    Nawiliwili, Kauai
Day 12    Hilo, Hawaii
Days 13-17  Cruising
Day 18    Ensenada, Mexico
Day 19    Los Angeles
Days 19-21    En Route to Chicago
 

21 Days

Wed., Jan. 30 to Tues., Feb. 19, 2019

Heart of the West - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Flagstaff
Day 3 The Grand Canyon
Day 4 Monument Valley
Day 5 Mesa Verde
Day 6 Durango & Silverton
Days 7-8 En Route to Chicago

8 Days

Sat., Sept. 8 to Sat., Sept. 15, 2018

SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST

Heart of the West - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to Flagstaff
Day 3 Grand Canyon
Day 4 Monument Valley
Day 5 Mesa Verde
Day 6 Durango & Silverton
Days 7-8 En Route to Chicago

8 Days

Sat., June 8 to Sat., June 15, 2019

Luxury on the Columbia River - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to Vancouver, WA
Day 4 Embarkation
Day 5 Astoria, OR
Day 6 Stevenson, WA
Day 7 The Dalles, OR
Days 8-9 Tri-Cities, WA
Days 10-11 Clarkston, WA
Day 11 En Route to Kalispell
Days 12-13 En Route to Chicago

13 Days

Fri., June 8 to Wed., June 20, 2018 - TOUR IN PROGRESS

Luxury on the Mississippi - 2019

Day 1-2 Chicago to New Orleans
Day 3 Embarkation
Day 4 Nottoway Plantation, LA
Day 5 St. Francisville, LA
Day 6 Natchez, MS
Day 7 Vicksburg, MS
Day 8 Greenville, MS
Day 9 River Cruising
Day 10 Memphis / En Route
Day 11 En Route to Chicago

11 Days

Sat., April 13 to Tues., April 23, 2019

Musical America - 2019

Days 1-2    Chicago to Branson
Day 3    Branson
Day 4    En Route / Memphis
Day 5    Memphis
Day 6    Nashville
Days 7-8    En Route Chicago 

8 Days

Mon., April 29 to Mon., May 6, 2019

National Parks of the Southwest - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Grand Junction / Moab
Day 3 Arches/ Canyonlands National Parks
Day 4 Capitol Reef Nat’l Park
Day 5 Monument Valley
Day 6 Lake Powell
Day 7 Grand Canyon Nat'l Park North Rim
Day 8 Kanab to Lehi
Day 9 Thanksgiving Point
Day 10 Salt Lake City to Price
Days 11-12 En Route to Chicago

12 Days

Fri., Sept. 14 to Tues., Sept. 25, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

New England Fall Foliage - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Rutland
Day 3    Vermont
Day 4    Vermont / New Hampshire
Day 5    North Conway
Day 6    Mt. Washington / Stowe
Day 7    Vermont Sightseeing
Day 8    En Route to Albany
Day 9    En Route to Chicago
 

9 Days

Mon., Sept. 24 to Tues., Oct. 2, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Mon., Oct. 1 to Tues., Oct. 9, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

New Orleans / West Caribbean Rail / Sail - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to New Orleans

Days 3-4 Norwegian Breakaway
Day 5    Cozumel, Mexico
Day 6    At Sea
Day 7    Harvest Caye, Belize
Day 8    Costa Maya, Mexico
Day 9    At Sea
Days 10-11    New Orleans to Chicago

11 Days

Fri., Feb. 15 to Mon., Feb. 25, 2019

New Orleans and the Deep South - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to New Orleans
Days 3    New Orleans
Day 4    En Route / Tallahassee
Day 5    En Route / St. Augustine
Day 6    En Route Savannah
Day 7    Savannah / Tybee Island
Day 8    Charleston
Day 9    Fort Sumter
Days 10-11    Washington D.C.
Day 12    Enroute to Chicago

12 Days

Fri., Feb 8 to Tues., Feb 19, 2019

Northwest Explorer - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to Emeryville
Day 4 San Francisco
Day 5 Coast Starlight / Crater Lake National Park
Day 6 Newport
Day 7 Astoria / Portland
Day 8 En Route to Seattle
Day 9 Seattle
Days 10-11 En Route to Chicago

11 Days

Wed., Aug. 1 to Sat., Aug. 11, 2018

TOUR SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST.

Nova Scotia - PEI - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Boston
Day 3  En Route/Yarmouth
Day 4  En Route / Halifax
Day 5  Halifax
Day 6  Hopewell Rocks
Day 7  Prince Edward Island
Day 8  En Route / Baddeck
Day 9  The Cabot Trail
Day 10   En Route / Truro
Day 11    En Route / Montréal
Days 12 - 13    En Route to Chicago

13 Days

Mon., Aug. 20 to Sat., Sept. 1, 2018

Tour Sold Out - Call for Wait List

Scenic Colorado and its Trains - 2018
  • Days 1-2 En Route to Grand Junction
  • Day 3 Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
  • Day 4 Durango / Mesa Verde
  • Day 5 Cumbres & Toltec Railroad
  • Day 6 Royal Gorge Railroad
  • Day 7 Georgetown Loop
  • Day 8 Denver
  • Day 9 En Route to Chicago

9 Days

Thurs., July 5 to Fri., July 13, 2018 - SOLD OUT CALL FOR WAITLIST

Seattle / San Francisco Express - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to Seattle on The Empire Builder
Days 3-4 Seattle
Day 5 Seattle to San Francisco on The Coast Starlight
Days 6-7 San Francisco
Days 8-10 San Francisco to Chicago on The California Zephyr

10 Days

Sun., Sept. 30 to Tues., Oct. 9, 2018- LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Six National Treasures - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Whitefish
Day 3 Glacier National Park
Day 4 En Route Yellowstone
Days 5-6 Yellowstone
Days 7-8 Grand Tetons / Jackson Hole
Days 9-10 Salt Lake City
Day 11 Bryce Canyon National Park
Day 12 Zion National Park
Day 13 Grand Canyon
Days 14-15 En Route to Chicago

15 Days

Sun., July 8 to Sun., July 22, 2018 - SOLD OUT

Sun., Aug. 5 to Sun., Aug. 19, 2018 - SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST

Six National Treasures - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to Whitefish
Day 3 Glacier National Park
Day 4 En Route Yellowstone
Days 5-6 Yellowstone
Days 7-8 Grand Tetons / Jackson Hole
Days 9-10 Salt Lake City
Day 11 Bryce Canyon National Park
Day 12 Zion National Park
Day 13 Grand Canyon
Days 14-15 En Route to Chicago

15 Days

Sun., June 16 to Sun., June 30, 2019

Springtime in the Canadian Rockies - 2019

Days 1-3  Chicago to Vancouver
Day 4  Vancouver
Day 5  The Canadian to Jasper
Days 6-7  Icefields Parkway / Banff    
Day 8  En Route to Chicago

9 Days

Tues., May 9 to Fri., May 17, 2019

Switzerland. . . Alpine Wonderland by Train - 2019

Days 1-2 En Route Geneva
Days 3-4 Geneva
Days 5-8 Interlaken/ Berner Oberland
Days 9-11 Lucerne
Day 12 En Route to Home Destination

12 Days

Tues., May 14 to Sat., May 25, 2019

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Take Me Out To The Ballgame

Day 1    Chicago
Day 2    Milwaukee
Day 3    Kansas City
Day 4    Kansas City
Day 5    St. Louis
Days 6-7    Chicago

 

7 Days

Sat., Aug. 25 to Fri., Aug. 31, 2018 -LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

The Grandest of Grand Canyon Tours - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Flagstaff
Days 3-4 Grand Canyon
Day 5 En Route / Winslow
Days 6-7 En Route to Chicago

7 Days

Thurs., Sept. 13 to Wed., Sept. 19, 2018

Tour Sold Out - Call for Wait List

Totally Trains (California Zephyr) - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to Emeryville
Day 4 Arrive Portland, OR
Day 5 En Route
Day 6 Arrive Chicago

6 Days

Thurs., July 26 to Tues., July 31, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Thurs., Oct. 25 to Tues., Oct. 30, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Totally Trains (California Zephyr) - 2019

Days 1-3 Chicago to Emeryville

Day 4    Arrive Portland, OR

Day 5    En Route

Day 6    Arrive Chicago

6 Days

Thurs., Feb. 21 to Tues., Feb. 26, 2019

Thurs., June 6 to Tues., June 11, 2019

Trains of West Virginia - 2018

Day 1 Chicago to West Virginia
Day 2 New River Gorge, Greenbrier
Day 3 Cass, Green Bank
Day 4 Elkins
Day 5 Oakland / Cumberland
Day 6 Cumberland, En Route
Day 7 En Route to Chicago

7 Days

Thurs., Oct. 18 to Wed., Oct. 24, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Washington, DC / New York City Express - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago / Washington
Day 3    Washington
Day 4    Washington / New York City
Day 5    New York City
Days 6-7    New York / Chicago

7 Days

Thurs., Oct. 18 to Wed., Oct. 24, 2018

Western Canada Scenic Expedition - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Shelby
Day 3 Calgary / Banff
Days 4-5 Banff / Icefields Parkway
Day 6 Maligne Lake Cruise
Day 7 Skeena / Prince George
Day 8 Skeena / Prince Rupert
Day 9 Inside Passage
Day 10 Port Hardy to Victoria
Day 11 Victoria / Vancouver Island
Day 12 Vancouver
Days 13-15 En Route to Chicago

15 Days

Thurs., Aug. 9 to Thurs., Aug. 23, 2018

TOUR SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST.

Wonders of the Panama Canal - 2018

Days 1-3 Chicago to Ft. Lauderdale
Day 4  Embarkation
Days 5-6  Cruising 
Day 7  Cartagena
Day 8  Colón, Panama
Days 9-10  Panama Canal / Cruising
Days 11-12  Puntarenas / Cruising
Day 13  Puerto Quetzal
Days 14-15    Cruising
Day 16  Puerto Vallarta
Day 17  Cabo San Lucas 
Day 18  Cruising
Day 19  Cruising / San Diego Zoo / En Route
Days 20-21    En Route to Chicago

21 Days

Fri. Sept. 21 to Thurs., Oct. 11, 2018

Yellowstone / Black Hills / Mt. Rushmore  - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Glenwood Springs
Day 3 Jackson Hole
Day 4 Grand Tetons
Day 5 Yellowstone National Park
Day 6 En Route to Cody, WY
Day 7 Buffalo Bill Historic Center
Day 8 Black Hills / Mt. Rushmore
Day 9 Deadwood, Custer State Park
Days 10-11 En Route to Chicago

11 Days

Mon., July 9 to Thurs., July 19, 2018 **SOLD OUT

Mon., Aug. 13 to Thurs., Aug. 23, 2018 **SOLD OUT

Mon., Sept. 10 to Thurs., Sept. 20, 2018 **SOLD OUT. CALL FOR WAITLIST

Mon., Sept. 17 to Thurs., Sept. 27, 2018 - LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Yellowstone / Black Hills / Mt. Rushmore - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to Glenwood Springs
Day 3  Jackson Hole
Day 4  Grand Tetons
Day 5  Yellowstone National Park
Day 6  En Route to Cody, WY
Day 7  Buffalo Bill Historic Center
Day 8  Black Hills / Mt Rushmore
Day 9  Deadwood, Custer State Park
Days 10-11 En Route to Chicago

11 Days

Mon., May 13 to Thurs., May 23, 2019

Yellowstone / Glacier Discovery - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Whitefish
Day 3 Glacier National Park
Day 4  En Route Yellowstone
Days 5-6 Yellowstone National Park
Day 7  Grand Teton Range
Days 8-10  En Route to Chicago

10 Days

Wed., July 11 to Fri., July 20, 2018 - SOLD OUT.

Wed., Aug. 1 to Fri., Aug. 10, 2018- LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Yellowstone / Yosemite Summer Magic - 2018

Days 1-2 Chicago to Salt Lake City
Days 3-4 Salt Lake City / Jackson Hole
Day 5 Grand Tetons
Day 6 Yellowstone
Day 7 En Route
Day 8 En Route / Merced
Day 9 Yosemite
Days 10-12 En Route to Chicago

12 DAYS

THURS. JULY 19 TO MON. JULY 30, 2018

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING

Yellowstone / Yosemite Winter Magic - 2019

Days 1-2 Chicago to Salt Lake City
Days 3-4 Salt Lake City / Jackson Hole
Day 5 Grand Tetons
Day 6 Yellowstone
Day 7 En Route
Day 8 En Route / Sacramento
Day 9 En Route / Yosemite
Day 10 Yosemite
Day 11 Los Angeles
Days 12-13 En Route to Chicago

13 Days

Thurs., Jan. 24 to Tues., Feb. 5, 2019

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