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Mountains to the Canyon

0 - 10 Days

Salt Lake City > Denver > Albuquerque > Williams Junction > Grand Canyon > Flagstaff


Travel aboard Amtrak from the mountains to the canyon! Beginning in Salt Lake City, head over to Denver to experience the Rockie Mountains. Then off to Albuquerque to take in it's southwest charm. Complete your journey from there with a stay at the Grand Canyon Railway Hotel in Williams Junction before heading to the Grand Canyon.

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Highlights:

    • Take a tour of Salt Lake City and enjoy a history lesson all in one
    • Discover Denver's history on a highlight tour
    • Grand Rim Tour of the Grand Canyon
    • Ride a vintage train from Williams Junction to the Grand Canyon aboard the Grand Canyon Railway

     

    Package Also Includes:

    • One-way Amtrak® from Salt Lake City to Denver; Raton to Albuquerque; Albuquerque to Williams Junction in Coach accommodations
    • One-way Amtrak® Thruway Bus from Denver to Raton, New Mexico
    • One-way shuttle transfer from Maswik Lodge in the Grand Canyon to Flagstaff
    • 8 nights' hotel accommodations
    • 2 meals included (2 dinners)


Other Packages Available:

    Disclaimer:

    Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

    DAY 1     YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS IN SALT LAKE CITY
    Welcome to Salt Lake City! With numerous ski resorts, hotels, golf, shopping and more, you can spend your free time discovering why Salt Lake City is a vacation paradise. (Overnight in Salt Lake City)

     

    DAY 2     SALT LAKE CITY
    See it all on “Our City's Finest Tour.” This Salt Lake City tour will introduce you to all the highlights of Utah's capital. You'll see Temple Square, Pioneer Village, the Temple Plaza Gardens and Fountains and much more! (Overnight in Salt Lake City)

     

    DAY 3     SALT LAKE CITY TO DENVER
    Transfer on your own and board Amtrak® for Mile High City. Head downtown for your included dinner at an award-winning restaurant where the Chef will prepare the perfect dish just for you. (Overnight in Denver) D

     

    DAY 4     DENVER
    Today you will take a highlights tour of Denver. This tour will introduce you to City Park, the State Capitol, the Denver Art Museum and much more! (Overnight in Denver)

     

    DAY 5     DENVER TO ALBUQUERQUE
    Transfer on your own and board an Amtrak® Thruway Bus to Raton, New Mexico. From Raton, you will board Amtrak® rail service to Albuquerque. Upon your arrival, check into your hotel and settle in for the night. (Overnight in Albuquerque)

     

    DAY 6     ALBUQUERQUE
    Experience Albuquerque at your leisure today. On your free day, visit sights like the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, National Hispanic Cultural Center, Rio Grande Zoo and the Albuquerque Aquarium. (Overnight in Albuquerque)

     

    DAY 7     WELCOME TO WILLIAMS JUNCTION
    Transfer on your own and board Amtrak® to Williams Junction. When you arrive, nestle in at the famous Grand Canyon Railway Hotel.
    (Overnight in Williams Junction)

     

    DAY 8     WILLIAMS JUNCTION TO GRAND CANYON
    See the Grand Canyon from different perspectives. Ride on a vintage train to the Grand Canyon Depot for an unforgettable excursion to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. After taking in the breathtaking views, dinner in the Grand Canyon is included. (Overnight in Grand Canyon) D

     

    DAY 9     GRAND CANYON TO FLAGSTAFF
    This morning you will board a shuttle from Maswik Lodge to Flagstaff. Enjoy the awe-inspiring views and natural beauty of Flagstaff as you explore on your own today. (Overnight in Flagstaff)

     

    DAY 10     YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN FLAGSTAFF

     

    LEGEND FOR MEALS: B - Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

    Disclaimer:

    Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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