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Unforgettable multi-city journeys by train to visit some of North America's most renowned national parks and world-famous cities.

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  • Independent Rail Journeys

Charleston & Savannah Roundtrip from New York City

6 Days | from $1,099

Boston Charleston Savannah New York City

Enjoy two wonderful Southern cities on this 6-day roundtrip journey! Immerse yourself in Southern history as you make your way around both Charleston and Savannah. With a sightseeing tour in Charleston that will bring you to such iconic places as Rainbow Row and the...

  • Sightseeing city tour of Charleston
  • Sightseeing tour of Magnolia Plantation
  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Savannah
  • Sightseeing harbor cruise of Savannah

Package AlsoIncludes:

  • Roundtrip Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from New York to Charleston; Charleston to Savannah; and Savannah to New York on the Palmetto®
  • 5 nights' hotel accommodations
  • 1 Meal included (1 Dinner)
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Rails to the Grand Canyon

5 Days | from $649

Los Angeles Williams Grand Canyon National Park Los Angeles

Get ready for a scenic trip of a lifetime from the City of Angels to the majestic Grand Canyon! Board Amtrak in Los Angeles and enjoy the picturesque scenery of the great American Southwest as you venture over to Arizona. Your next stop is the magnificent Grand Canyon,...

  • Ride a steamliner train from Williams to the Grand Canyon and back aboard the Grand Canyon Railway
  • Enjoy a motorcoach rim tour of the Grand Canyon including a buffet lunch

Package Also Includes:

  • Roundtrip Amtrak® from Los Angeles to Williams on the Southwest Chief® in coach accommodations
  • 2 nights' hotel accommodations; 2 nights on board Amtrak
  • 3 meals included (1 breakfast in Williams, 1 lunch at the Grand Canyon, 1 dinner at Williams)
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Northern Rail Experience

9 Days | from $1,449

Chicago Seattle San Francisco Chicago

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....

  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Seattle*
  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of San Francisco
  • Sightseeing tour of Muir Woods and Sausalito
  • Sightseeing cruise in San Francisco

Package Also Includes:

  • One-way Amtrak® from Chicago to Seattle on the Empire Builder®; Seattle to San Francisco on the Coast Starlight®; San Francisco to Chicago on the California Zephyr® in Coach accommodations
  • 3 nights' accommodations; 5 nights on board Amtrak
  • 1 meal included (1 dinner in San Francisco)

*Seattle Hop-on/hop-off trolley tour is seasonal. Seattle CityPASS will be included in the off-season. The Seattle CityPASS includes admission to the Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium, Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour, EMP Museum or Woodland Park Zoo, and Pacific Science Center or Chihuly Garden and Glass Exhibit.

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Jazz Blues and Rock ‘n’ Roll

9 Days | from $1,299

Chicago Memphis New Orleans

Chicago > Memphis > New Orleans

 

This nine-day rail journey is perfect for music lovers! Launch your vacation in Chicago and explore its famous blues scene and all the popular sites. Then, enjoy a relaxing train ride as you head to Memphis, Birthplace of Rock ‘N'...

  • Explore Chicago on a multi-day hop-on / hop-off sightseeing tour
  • Enjoy Memphis on a platinum tour including Graceland
  • Enjoy a Battlefield Cruise in New Orleans aboard a paddlewheel boat
  • Experience the sights and excitement of New Orleans on a city tour

Package Also Includes:

  • One-way Amtrak® from Chicago to Memphis; Memphis to New Orleans in Coach accommodations on the City of New Orleans
  • 7 nights' hotel accommodations; one night on board Amtrak
  • 3 meals included (1 dinner in Chicago, 1 dinner in Memphis, 1 brunch in New Orleans*)

* Dinner at a popular restaurant substituted when brunch in New Orleans is unavailable.

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New Orleans Getaway

3 Days | from $289

New Orleans

If the sights and sounds of the “Big Easy” have been calling your name, then this New Orleans Getaway is the perfect trip for you! Let the festive jazz music in Jackson Square serenade you, dine on beignets at the world-famous Café du Monde and get up close and...

  • 2 nights' hotel accommodations
  • New Orleans VISITicket 1 Day PowerPass*
  • Choice of Swamp and Bayou Tour, Super City Tour, Hurricane Katrina Tour, OR Steamboat Natchez Evening Jazz Cruise

PERSONALIZE YOUR TRIP:

  • Museum Admissions, such as the National World War II Museum and Mardi Gras World
  • Paddlewheel Tours on the Steamboat Natchez
  • Dining Options in the French Quarter

*New Orleans VISITicket 1 Day Power Pass includes admission to 20+ attractions including a New Orleans Bus Tour, Cajun Pride Swamp Tour by Boat, Paddlewheeler Creole Queen, New Orleans Audobon Aquarium, New Orleans Audubon Zoo, Mardi Gras World and more!

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Grand Rail Experience

14 Days | from $1,899

Chicago Seattle Los Angeles New Orleans Washington Chicago

Chicago > Seattle > Los Angeles > New Orleans > Washington, DC > Chicago


Starting off in Chicago, the Grand Rail Experience is tailor-made for anyone who wants to get the full cross-country Amtrak experience. Connecting Amtrak's top train routes across the top of the...

  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Seattle*
  • Sightseeing city tour of Los Angeles
  • Sightseeing city tour of New Orleans
  • Monuments by Moonlight tour in Washington, DC





Package AlsoIncludes:

  • One-way Amtrak® from Chicago to Seattle; Seattle to Los Angeles; Los Angeles to New Orleans; New Orleans to Washington, DC; Washington DC to Chicago
  • 6 nights hotel accommodations; 7 nights Amtrak accommodations

*Seattle hop-on, hop-off trolley tour is seasonal. Seattle CityPASS® will be included in the off-season. The Seattle CityPASS includes admission to the Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium, Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour, EMP Museum or Woodland Park Zoo, and Pacific Science Center or Chihuly Garden and Glass Exhibit.

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San Francisco Getaway

3 Days | from $379

San Francisco

Enjoy an exhilarating getaway to one of the most iconic cities in the US, San Francisco! Explore San Francisco’s most renowned areas with your multi-day hop-on, hop-off tour pass. Stops include the Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, Fisherman’s Wharf, Union...

  • 2 nights' hotel accommodations
  • Multi-day Hop-on, Hop-off Sightseeing Tour of San Francisco

PERSONALIZE YOUR TRIP:

  • Sightseeing Tours, such as Ride the Ducks San Francisco and the Double Decker Night Tour
  • Hornblower Cruises, such as a Bay Dinner Cruise or Sunset Cruise
  • Dining Options on Pier 39 in Fisherman's Wharf
  • San Francisco CityPASS®
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America’s National Parks

9 Days | from $1,699

Denver Grand Junction Salt Lake City Yellowstone National Park Salt Lake City

Enjoy some of the most gorgeous landscapes in the world that includes 3 spectacular national parks: Yellowstone, Arches and Canyonlands. Begin in Denver, where there is no shortage of gorgeous Rocky Mountain views. Head to Grand Junction on Amtrak’s California Zephyr,...

  • Full-day Rocky Mountain National Park Tour*
  • Full-day tour or Arches and Canyonlands National Park
  • Roundtrip transfers between Salt Lake City and West Yellowstone
  • Lower Loop Tour of Yellowstone National Park (seasonal)**

Package Also Includes:

  • One-way Amtrak® from Denver to Grand Junction; Grand Junction to Salt Lake City on the California Zephyr® in Coach accommodations
  • 8 nights' hotel accommodations
  • All Taxes

*The Rocky Mountain National Park Tour is seasonal from late May to late September on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday. The Denver Highlights Tour will be offered when the Rocky Mountain National Park Tour is unavailable.

**Lower Loop Tour is seasonal. During winter months, Old Faithful Explorer Tour will be substituted.

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Peaks to Pacific

10 Days | from $1,849

Denver Rocky Mountain National Park Salt Lake City Yellowstone National Park San Francisco Yosemite National Park

See the majestic Rocky Mountains of Denver on a guided tour of several amazing natural mountainous treasures, including Red Rocks Park and Bear Creek Canyon. Stop by Salt Lake City and see firsthand what makes it so unique. Enjoy a full day in Yellowstone National Park...

  • Take a sightseeing tour of Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park*
  • Enjoy a narrated tour of the sights and history of Salt Lake City
  • See Yellowstone National Park on a bus tour of the lower loop
  • Day tour of Yosemite National Park

Package Also Includes:

  • One-way Amtrak® from Denver to Salt Lake City; Salt Lake City to San Francisco on the California Zephyr in Coach accommodations
  • 8 nights hotel accommodations; one night aboard Amtrak
  • Roundtrip shuttle transfer from Salt Lake City to West Yellowstone**
  • 1 meal (1 lunch in Salt Lake City)

*The Rocky Mountain National Park Tour is seasonal from late May to late September on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday. The Denver Highlights Tour will be offered when Rocky Mountain National Park Tour is unavailable.



**Hertz Rental Car option is also available.

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San Francisco Ultimate Getaway

4 Days | from $719

San Francisco

This four-day San Francisco experience is the perfect way to discover all the “City by the Bay” has to offer! Explore San Francisco’s most popular areas with a multi-day hop-on, hop-off pass. Visit the iconic Golden Gate Bridge for amazing views of the city. Enjoy...

  • 3 nights' hotel accommodations
  • Hop-on, Hop-off Tour of San Francisco
  • San Francisco CityPASS®*
  • Dinner at a popular restaurant

*San Francisco CityPASS includes a Muni & Cable Car 7-Day Passport, plus prepaid admission to the California Academy of Sciences, a Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise Adventure, a choice between Aquarium of the Bay OR Monterey Bay Aquarium; and a choice between the Exploratorium OR de Young & Legion of Honor Fine Arts Museum

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