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Featured Vacations of the Week

By Amtrak Vacations Monday, September 18, 2017 Read time: 3 minutes

Come aboard and explore this week's featured rail vacations to top destinations across the U.S. of A. below.

1. Grand Canyon Discovery

Grand Canyon National Park

Ready for the journey of a lifetime? Then, this trip starting in Chicago that heads to the Grand Canyon and then on to the Red Rocks of Sedona is perfect for you! Your scenic expedition begins in the Windy City with a multi-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Visit the Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, and many other popular Chicago destinations. Next, you'll board the Southwest Chief® for a picturesque train ride to the lovely city of Santa Fe. Explore its art, culture, history, cuisine, and serene mountain views. Then, you'll head to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Grand Canyon, where you will explore its majestic South Rim. Your final destination is Flagstaff, where you will be treated to an all-day jeep tour of Sedona. Click HERE for more details.

2. Northern Rail Experience

Chicago Illinois Landscape of downtown

Venture from the breathtaking great plains of the Midwest to the serene waters of the Pacific Coast on this scenic rail journey from Chicago to San Francisco, with a stop in Seattle. Enjoy the landscape as you travel along major portions of the Lewis and Clark trail. Explore Seattle on a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Discover the sights of San Francisco. Spend some quality time in two majestic parts of Northern California: Muir Woods and Sausalito. And, then you'll head back to the “Windy City” on board one of most beautiful train trips in all of North America. Click HERE for more details.

3. New York City Ultimate Getaway

Autumn in Central Park, New York

Enjoy four days in the “City That Never Sleeps” on this New York City Ultimate Experience! Visit famous New York City landmarks, including Union Square, Rockefeller Center, Little Italy, Chinatown, and Soho. Your getaway also includes a New York CityPASS®, which grants you admission to iconic places, like the Empire State Building, the Guggenheim, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and many more awesome NYC destinations. This New York City Ultimate Getaway is the perfect way to experience all the “Big Apple” has to offer. Click HERE for more details.

4. Seattle Ultimate Getaway 


There is no better way to experience the “Emerald City!” than your 4-day Seattle Ultimate Getaway. Take in all the most popular sights and attractions with your included hop-on, hop-off city tour. Savor the local flavors at Pike Place Market or spend some time strolling the waterfront. Your Seattle Ultimate Getaway also includes a Seattle CityPASS®, which grants you admission to the iconic Space Needle, where you can view the entire city while 520 feet above the ground for stunning views of Mt. Rainier, the lights of downtown Seattle, and Elliott Bay, and several other popular attractions. Click HERE for more details.

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