USA and Canada Rail Experience ( 11 Days )

Sit back, relax and enjoy some of North America's best landscapes by rail on this USA and Canada Rail Experience! Begin your journey on Amtrak's Empire Builder traveling from Chicago to the Pacific Northwest passing through Glacier National Park. Explore Vancouver's most popular sites including Granville Island and Stanley Park. Witness all of the city's beauty from one of the best vantage points, the Vancouver Lookout. Board VIA Rail to embark on your Cross Canada rail experience passing through the Canadian Rockies and countryside. Spend time exploring Toronto at your leisure before continuing your rail journey home.

Highlights:

    • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Vancouver
    • Admission to the Vancouver Lookout
    • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Toronto
    • Admission to the CN Tower



    Package Also Includes:

    • 3 nights' hotel accommodations; 3 nights aboard Amtrak®; 4 nights aboard VIA Rail®
    • One-way Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from Chicago to Seattle on the Empire Builder®; Seattle to Vancouver on the Cascades®; Buffalo to Chicago on the Lake Shore Limited®
    • One-way VIA Rail in Economy from Vancouver to Toronto on the Canadian
    • One-way transfer from the hotel in Toronto to the train station in Buffalo

DAYS 1-2 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD AMTRAK
Welcome to Chicago! This afternoon make your way to Chicago's Union Station to board Amtrak's famous Empire Builder. As you head west, you'll travel along major portions of the Lewis and Clark trail following the footsteps of early pioneers. Relax onboard in the observation car while you take in the stunning views of the Missouri River, the beautiful North Dakota plains, and Glacier National Park in “Big Sky Country”. (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

DAY 3 VANCOUVER
This morning, you'll arrive in Seattle's Kings Street Station. The afternoon is at your leisure to explore Seattle, visit popular attractions such as Pikes Place Market or Seattle's Waterfront. In the evening, board Amtrak's Cascades train and travel through the beautiful Pacific Northwest across the Canadian Border into British Columbia and ending in Downtown Vancouver. (Overnight in Vancouver)

DAY 4 VANCOUVER
Today explore Vancouver at your leisure with your included hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Visit popular spots including historic Gastown, the Totem Poles in Stanley Park, Granville Island's Public Market and more! (Overnight in Vancouver)

DAY 5-8 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD VIA RAIL
Continue your sightseeing of Vancouver during the day. In the evening, travel to the VIA Rail station and board The Canadian to continue your trip heading eastbound to Toronto. Spend the next few days relaxing onboard the train as you travel through the vast nation. Take in the scenic landscapes from the observation car as you travel through the Canadian Rockies, rugged lake country and prairie fields. Spend time in the lounge car meeting some of your fellow passengers also embarking on a Canadian rail experience. (Overnight onboard VIA Rail)

DAY 9 TORONTO
This morning, arrive in Toronto! Enjoy a full day of sightseeing with your hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Visit popular sites such as the Royal Ontario Museum, Casa Loma, the Hockey Hall of Fame, Toronto Harbourfront, Eaton Centre and Chinatown. Admission to the CN Tower, with sweeping views of Toronto, is also included today. (Overnight in Toronto)

DAY 10 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD AMTRAK
Continue exploring Toronto during the day and in the evening take a private transfer to the Amtrak station in Buffalo, NY. Board the Lake Shore Limited to Chicago and enjoy your final train ride which completes your cross the USA and Canada Rail Experience! (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

DAY 11 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN CHICAGO


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Sample prices are based on our value travel period, per person, double-occupancy, tax included. Prices and packages are subject to change without notice and all reservations are based on the availability at the time of booking. Other restrictions may apply.

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