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Vacations By Rail

4.8 | Excellent
  • 98% Recommend
Service Level
  • Luxury
Type
  • None
Headquarters
  • Chicago, Illinois
Trips
  • 3

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Vacations By Rail Reviews & Ratings 98% Recommend

4.8 out of 5
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Tour Reviews

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Overall our very first rail vacation was very nice. May 2019

4.0
  • Value 4.0
  • Guide 4.0
  • Activities 4.0
  • Lodging 4.0
  • Transportation 4.0
  • Meals 4.0
Overall our very first rail vacation was very nice. The only problems we experienced were with the reliability of the train schedule, and with the service (or lack of service) from the room steward on the return trip from East Glacier to Seattle. I must say, however, that the initial portion of our trip from Seattle to East Glacier was absolutely perfect - particularly the service we received from our steward, Curtis. He was AWESOME!
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What fun to travel by rail and see the cascade mountains May 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
What fun to travel by rail and see the cascade mountains going and coming back at different times of day. Then the Rockies in Montana on the opposite schedule

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What fun to travel by rail and see the cascade mountains May 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
What fun to travel by rail and see the cascade mountains going and coming back at different times of day. Then the Rockies in Montana on the opposite schedule

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We were very pleased with the accommodations May 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
We were very pleased with the accommodations, itinerary and train travel. Also, Vacations by Rail was very prompt about making adjustments to our air travel. Our travel coordinator responded to our requests in a timely manner
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Incredible trip! April 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
It was an incredible trip! This trip was by far the most fascinating trip I have taken so far. The Canadian Rockies exceeded my expectations.

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So much easier to call then reserve on… April 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
So much easier to call then reserve on line. We almost made a big mistake. The rep. steered us through the process and helped inform us what to expect.
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About Vacations By Rail

Vacations By Rail is the trusted authority on rail vacations. Vacations By Rail offers the largest selection of independent rail vacations, escorted rail tours, luxury rail journeys and custom train vacations to destinations in North America, Europe and beyond, as well as a comprehensive selection of European Rail Passes and European City to City train tickets.

Vacations By Rail provides its customers with expert, independent advice when planning rail vacations. Our goal is to bridge the gap between the allure of rail travel and the knowledge required to plan and enjoy a rail vacation. We strive to provide customers with frank, candid information based on prior customer feedback, in-depth product knowledge and first hand rail travel experience. Our Rail Specialists act as advisors and educators assisting customers with researching, planning and booking rail vacations best suited for the individual travelers.

Vacations By Rail was founded by travel industry professionals with a combined 25 years in the specialty of booking train travel and rail vacations. Vacations by Rail quickly became a leader and trusted authority on rail vacations because of its in-depth knowledge of rail travel and first-class customer service.

Associations:

American Bus Association; International Association of Travel Agents Network

Highlights

  • Enjoy wildlife viewing at Goat Lick
  • Opportunity to revisit some of your favourite natural attractions
  • Explore Montana, nearing your final destination of East Glacier Park
  • Visit the historic Izaak Walton Inn and Lake MacDonald Lodge
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Value - 3 star
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Highlights

  • GoldenPass Panoramic
  • Board the Glacier Express for a thrilling ride in the panoramic carriage
  • Board the narrow-gauge Bernina Express and enjoy one of the most impressive scenic rail journeys Switzerland offers
  • Gotthard Panorama Express
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise across Lake Lucerne
  • Excursion to Mount Jungfraujoch, an UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Swiss Coupon Pass providing attractive offers in 11 destination
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10 days
Group Tour
Value - 3 star
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Highlights

  • Visit Glacier National Park is best seen from the ground, and one of the most iconic ways
  • Explore Banff National Park
  • Enjoy a tour of Jasper National Park and The Maligne Valley
  • See the Calgary's zoo and science centers are popular stops in the city
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