New York by Rail Travel Packages is your ticket to exciting destinations throughout New York State and Canada!
We provide a number of great getaway destinations but we will continually add more unique travel ideas for those who want to leave the car behind and let Amtrak do the driving. More than that, New York by Rail Travel Packages takes care of all the details on your trip so that you can spend more time enjoying your vacation package and less time planning it.
Don’t worry about not having your car, you will be conveniently located in hotels and inns where transportation is readily available. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly getaway, a culinary adventure, or a romantic weekend away, New York By Rail has something for all of you.
Montréal seduces visitors with a harmonious pairing of the historic and the new. From season to season, day and night, Montréal pulses with activity. Known for its many festivals, the city hosts a diverse array of events, exhibitions and gatherings for the thousands of culture, nature and thrill seekers. While masterful chefs continue to elevate Montréal’s reputation as a gourmet destination, creative artists and artisans draw admirers in droves to the haute couture ateliers, arts galleries and charming boutiques that line the city streets. Montreal has something for everyone and this charming bilingual city is ready to host you.
Niagara Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world, is just a scenic train ride away. On the border of New York State and Ontario where Lake Erie drains into the Niagara River, this dramatic hydraulic phenomenon is actually three massive cascades – American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and Horseshoe Falls – at the end of Niagara Gorge. Vacationers have traveled to these famous waterfalls for over a century. Now it’s your turn! Cruise close enough by boat to be engulfed by their roar. See them from above from the observation tour, and then walk beside them to feel the force of the winds they create. It’s a trip of a lifetime.
Imagine relaxing under the stars from the deck of an old-fashioned paddle-wheeler while reminiscing about the glorious view you hiked to earlier that day. Or maybe you spent the afternoon at a sandy beach after an adrenaline-packed morning at an amusement park. You must be in Lake George! Urbanites have spent their vacations here since the mid-1800’s spurred by William H.H. Murray’s Adventures in the Wilderness, a combination guidebook and collection of short stories about this region of the Adirondacks. Murray took the train to Lake George for its fresh air, clear water and majestic, wildlife-laden forests.
Saratoga treasures its rich history of sparkling mineral waters and luxurious spas that have provided respite and relaxation for hundreds of years. The Victorian grandeur that is quintessentially Saratoga includes a list of over 1,000 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places…this lovely city offers something for everyone. Saratoga is all about racing! World-class thoroughbred horse racing, exciting harness racing and, polo events are signature events that have brought visitors here for generations. Downtown Saratoga has quaint shops, exquisite dining and entertainment along with a charming Victorian pedestrian setting provide hours of relaxation.
New York City needs no introduction. It sounds cliche but this city has it all and more. “Dine shop and explore” in one of the most popular cities in the world. New York is made up of five neighborhoods, each with its own culture, vibe and historical significance. Whether you are a first time New York visitor or a Manhattan veteran, New York by Rail Travel Packages has something for you. Broadway shows, observation decks, historical tours and an amazing selection of museums all await you. Let us plan the perfect getaway for both groups and individuals.