North America Train Holidays

Lakes and Mountains

Rail Holidays in North America

The USA & Canada offer travellers a feast for the senses. From sprawling cities to vast landscapes, North America is a continent of big vistas and limitless charm. In the USA, discover a country of iconic monuments and breathtaking scenery, from New York's famous skyline to San Francisco Bay. In Canada embark on a journey into the untamed wilderness where glistening lakes lay beneath towering snow-capped mountains. Whether you want to tour a particular region or embark on an epic coast to coast journey, uncover the continent's compelling history, experience the sound of its legendary music or discover some of the most incredible natural landscapes on earth, our fantastic selection of rail tours take you to North America's greatest destinations.


Wake up in the city that never sleeps at the end of this epic adventure. This once in a lifetime journey takes you to some of America's most famous sights including Alcatraz, the Las Vegas Strip, the Grand Canyon and Niagara Falls, and travels on some spetacular railroad excrusions, including the Grand Canyon Railroad.

21 days from £3,995pp


Discover some of the most pivotal moments in the history of the world's largest superpower. From the hardships of the pioneers, who came to colonise this harsh environment, through the Revolutionary and Civil wars, to the founding fathers and the creation of the US constitution. America's history may not be long, but it is most certainly captivating.

13 days from £2,695pp


An oasis of spellbinding scenery and memorable experiences await on this enthralling tour of America's great natural gems. From cosmopolitan Chicago to the breathtaking Glacier National Park, tour the best of Montana and Yellowstone, explore Salt Lake City, journey on the world's highest cog railway and discover the magical desert landscapes of Colorado.

16 days from £3,095pp


From the laid-back city of Toronto to the dramatic Pacific Ocean setting of Vancouver and the natural beauty of Vancouver Island, this incredible adventure takes us across Canada by rail, lifting us high into the mighty Rockies in style and comfort on board the iconic Rocky Mountaineer, one of the world's greatest trains.

18 days from £4,395pp


The February 18th departure of this tour includes a grandstand ticket for the 

New Orleans Mardi Gras celebrations on 28th February 2017**

Walk in the footsteps of legends and enjoy fine Southern hospitality on this journey to the heartland of great American music. Beginning in Atlanta, we visit Chattanooga and Nashville, the home of Country Music, before continuing to Memphis, whose history is entwined with that of the Blues, Soul and Rock 'n' Roll. We then journey to New Orleans, a city shaped by its distinct French and African heritage, and the birthplace of Jazz.

**Our February 18th departure spends time in New Orleans during its superb Mardi Gras Festival. The festival runs for two weeks, building up to its climax on 'Fat Tuesday' (celebrated on the same day as Shrove Tuesday in the UK). Throughout this festive season, the streets are filled with daily parades of brightly dressed dancers and elaborately decorated floats. Join in the party as New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras in style.

14 days from £2,795pp


Experience a once-in-a-lifetime coast to coast rail journey across the most diverse country in the world.

Starting in the Big Apple we work our way west, via Washington D.C. Chicago, Denver, Colorado and the Grand Canyon. During our adventure we embark on three overnight rail journeys aboard iconic Amtrak services as well as a delightful ride on the Durango & Silverton Railroad, one of the USA's most famous heritage railways.

With Los Angeles and San Francisco as ports of call, your photo album will include many of America's most recognisable landmarks including the Statue of Liberty, the White House, Hollywood Boulevard and the Golden Gate Bridge.

21 days from £3,995pp


Spectacular colours and beautiful mountain scenery come together on an autumn adventure on America's East Coast. We stay in Cape Cod, Boston and the White Mountains, experiencing the region's terrific scenic railways on a seasonal tour that brings out the very best of stunning New England.

10 days from £2,095pp


Awe-inspiring scenery at the Grand Canyon and Yosemite contrasts with the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas on this truly dazzling holiday. Combine that with the charming towns and pretty scenery of the Golden State, scenic daytime railway journeys and the magic of Hollywood for a truly unforgettable experience.

15 days from £2,745pp


Discover the best of Canada on this truly epic journey from Vancouver to Halifax. Travelling on iconic trains across the entire continent of North America, the view outside your window changes every day, from the towering Rockies to the central plains, the great lakes and finally the rugged coastline of Nova Scotia.

17 days from £3,995pp


Discover a wealth of native wildlife in one of Canada's most secluded regions. From the thrill of husky mushing and the chance to witness the Aurora Borealis, to intimate encounters with one of the most majestic creatures on the planet, the polar bear, this tour will provide you with new experiences, each more unique than the last.

9 days from £5,595pp