An Introduction to Rail Holidays
If your idea of a holiday is to sit back, relax and watch the world go by outside your window, then a rail holiday could be your ideal solution. There are rail links across the USA and Canada that allow you to travel the country with ease. From luxury once-in-a-lifetime experiences to more economical options, there is something to suit every itinerary, budget and occasion.
Amtrak is the main train travel provider in the USA. There are options to travel across the country. Perhaps you would like to travel a shorter journeys on the East Coast or maybe a longer, cross country trip; AMTRAK has you covered. You can choose to travel in Economy or treat yourself to a Business Class seat. For longer journeys, take advantage of their sleeping accommodation.
VIA Rail is the main train provider across Canada. You can choose to travel around the East Coast, travel the famous Rockies route between Vancouver and Jasper or even go on an adventure in Manitoba to polar country. There are several service levels, from Economy and Business Classes to Sleeper Plus or, for a special occasion, even a Prestige Cabin.
The Rocky Mountaineer is a world famous Canadian train which offers luxury experiences across the West of the country. Their most popular route takes passengers between Vancouver and the Rocky Mountain towns of Banff, Jasper or Lake Louise. They offer two service levels, Silver and Gold Leaf. both of which offer unparalleled views alongside top quality dining experiences.