By Train

Railroading in New England <p>Experience New England's breathtaking fall foliage, weathered mountains, rocky coastlines, and charming towns aboard historic train lines during the height of autumn. </p>

Railroading in New England

6 days | Sep 28 - Oct 3, 2017

The Trans-Siberian Express <p>Experience a journey of a lifetime as you visit two continents and travel by rail across nearly 4,000 miles to experience ever-changing landscapes and the fascinating cultures between Mongolia and Moscow.</p>

The Trans-Siberian Express

14 days | Jul 9 - 22, 2017

Railroading in California <p>Discover over a hundred years of California train history from historic railways that supported the logging industry to the metropolitan transport that moves today’s residents of San Francisco around the Bay Area.</p>

Railroading in California

8 days | Sep 16 - 23, 2017

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There’s a magical quality to traveling by train. Time seems to stand still as you watch a nation’s landscape unfold from the comfort of your train car. Whether you are a true train buff or simply enjoy the “romance of the rails” or the ease and comfort of train travel, Smithsonian Journeys offers many fascinating trips to fulfill your dreams. Join us to experience the engineering feats of the Gornergrat Bahn or the Silverton Narrow Gauge Railway, the romance of Africa’s Rovos Rail or Asia’s Eastern & Oriental Express, or the adventure of crossing two continents aboard the Trans-Siberian Express Golden Eagle

Train Journeys

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Northern India’s Royal Rajasthan

14 days | Starting at: $9,950
Feb 15 - 28, 2017
Feb 14 - 27, 2018

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Great European Journey

11 days | Starting at: $5,495
Jun 24 - Jul 4, 2017

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The Trans-Siberian Express

14 days | Starting at: $16,295
Jul 9 - 22, 2017

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Railroading the Rockies

7 days | Starting at: $4,795
Jul 23 - 29, 2017

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Canadian Rockies Adventure

8 days | Starting at: $7,195
Aug 6 - 13, 2017

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Treasures of South Africa, Zimbabwe and Botswana

16 days | Starting at: $7,990
Sep 12 - 27, 2017
Sep 26 - Oct 11, 2017

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Railroading in California

8 days | Starting at: $5,695
Sep 16 - 23, 2017

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Railroading in New England

6 days | Starting at: $4,595
Sep 28 - Oct 3, 2017

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A Journey from Bangkok to Bali

13 days | Starting at: $7,390
Oct 28 - Nov 9, 2017