Premier Rail Collection
Premier Rail Collection empowers you to make travel extraordinary. We proudly offer our clients an opportunity to be transported by a “magic carpet made of steel.” Something familiar, part of American lore, nostalgic and yet mysterious is at your hand to delight any adventurous traveler!
When considering the season, holiday offerings for the entire family abound. The Polar Express Train Ride® Package aboard the Mt. Hood Railroad in Hood River, Oregon, and The Train to Christmas Town Packages aboard the Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay Railroad in Watsonville, California, each let you create a special memory sure to become a family tradition. Lodging in Hood River or Monterey, respectively, the train ride and a meal feature make for the perfect gift of a weekend getaway during a hectic time of the year.
Don’t forget, the 50+ year tradition of the Reno Fun and Sierra Scenic Train, continues. Two-night, three-day packages are affordably priced and for the first time have early booking (extended exclusively for our customers to 12/31) and “Boomer” discounts in 2015. This is an experience like no other in the world; from theme departures like St. Patrick’s Day and Mardi Gras, to dancing, to entertainment, to savoring that perfect cigar en-route, to the destination - the “Biggest Little City in the World” you’ll have non-stop fun that lets you be the life of the party!
We also offer rail packages featuring travel by Amtrak® throughout the west as well. Choose from National Parks like Crater Lake and Yosemite, or Monterey, Santa Barbara, even the cities of the Pacific Northwest. Quick trips to places like the Hearst Castle and the Grand Canyon can be yours to experience, too.
Pullman Rail Journeys is ultimate the mid-century-modern rail experience. Period uniforms as aboard the original Pullman Company, menus featured on Illinois Central’s crack Panama Limited, and streamline passenger equipment built by Pullman Standard transport the traveler back in time. Nostalgia isn’t the only reason to travel with us. While aboard all meals, beverages (including fine wine, beer and spirits), and even Wi-Fi are included in the price of a ticket representing great value in travel.
Pullman links Chicago and New Orleans, two cities that share great traditions. At just over nineteen hours aboard, your vacation starts the moment you step on the train. Have time to reconnect with each other, gaze out the windows from the privacy of your room or in the Club car, and relax in the company of new friends made aboard. Pullman is a great pre-or post-cruise option, too!
And, for the first time since 1979, first class continuous service from Chicago to Miami with stops in Orlando and West Palm Beach will be available for fun in the sun on our Florida Special! This one-time departure with let you bring in the New Year 2015 in style! The train departs Chicago December 27 and arrives back on January 4. Packages featuring the Grand Floridian in Orlando, The Chesterfield in West Palm Beach, and The Biltmore in Miami are available starting from $3907 per person, double occupancy including your rail accommodations. Contact us for all the details!