October 15–23, 2017
From the big cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles, to Mother Nature’s masterpiece, Yosemite National Park, you’ll see the sights and landmarks that make California so unforgettable. Witness the majestic Golden Gate Bridge. Tour glorious Hearst Castle and explore some if its 165 rooms and 127 acres. Travel along the breathtaking Big Sur Coast and Monterey’s famed 17-Mile Drive. Stay in the quaint seaside village of Santa Barbara, often called “America’s Riviera.” Visit Old Mission Santa Barbara established in 1786 and enjoy the spectacular view of the city. Get to know the best of Los Angeles with visits to Beverly Hills, the Original Farmer’s Market, and Santa Monica. Discover California’s treasure trove of beauty and excitement.
April 27–May 5, 2017
Lush forests and stunning waterfalls. Rumbling volcanoes and endless coastlines. Costa Rica is a paradise teeming with exotic plants and incredible animals. Luxuriate at a resort for two nights in Tamarindo Beach, known for its breathtaking beauty and fine sandy beaches. Spend two nights in Monteverde’s fascinating cloud forest. Experience the forest canopy on hanging bridges nature walk. Explore part of the 20,000 acre nature preserve of Cano Negro on a river boat adventure. Relax in the mineral-rich waters of a hot springs with views of Arenal Volcano. Explore San Jose’s Plaza de Cultura and the magnificent National Theatre.
May 27–June 3, 2017
Southern grace and 19th century history come alive on the Mississippi River with American Cruise Lines. On this 8-day lower Mississippi cruise, you'll experience the very best the region has to offer with our engaging onboard riverlorians, musicians and experienced guides. Your private shore excursions will provide an insider's perspective of classic Antebellum homes, Civil War battlefields, and the iconic Oak Alley plantation. In the evenings, you can relax in comfort on your private balcony as you take in the spectacular rolling river views.
August 19–27, 2017
Starting at $4,899 Double Occupency per person
Listen to the peaceful sounds of a bygone era while natural beauty dances to life before your eyes in a scenic wonderland; it's a veritable journey back in time as you travel from Vancouver to Jasper. Relax and discover the delight of overnight training aboard VIA Rail's The Canadian. Heralded in 1955 as "the first and only all-stainless steel 'dome' streamliner in Canada," The Canadian has been exceeding passenger expectations ever since. Enjoy first-class meals and awe-inspiring Canadian Rockies vistas during the day. Spend the night in the comfort of your own bed inside a private sleeping room that includes a private washroom. From the moment you board VIA Rail's The Canadian, you'll embrace the nostalgia of a golden era; rail lines trace history while whisking travelers through scenery far removed from the highway.
September 16–24, 2017
Experience the majesty of the Colorado Rockies, four National Parks and two historic trains that celebrate the can-do spirit of the Old West. Marvel at the diversity and majesty of Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. Ascend Pikes Peak on the world’s highest cog railway. Climb aboard an 1881 steam train for a journey through the San Juan Mountains. Discover the ancient culture of the Ancestral Puebloans at Mesa Verde National Park. Relish cowboy culture in an evening of authentic dining and entertainment.
March 14 - March 20, 2018
Discover Iceland, a land and culture forged by fire and ice. Steaming lava fields and massive glaciers sculpt mountains and valleys, leaving thundering waterfalls and plunging fjords. In this land of many natural wonders, enjoy the rare opportunity to see the aurora borealis — one of nature’s most dazzling light displays, also known as the northern lights.