Rails To The Grand Canyon

Los Angeles, Williams, Grand Canyon

Get ready for a scenic trip of a lifetime from the City of Angels to the majestic Grand Canyon! Board Amtrak in Los Angeles and enjoy the picturesque scenery of the great American Southwest as you venture over to Arizona. Your next stop is the magnificent Grand Canyon, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World! Go where no automobile has ever gone before aboard the Grand Canyon Railway and travel down into the Canyon's South Rim for a guided tour of many lovely sights. Spend another full day exploring everything this amazing wonder has to offer and bask in the fresh mountain air and gorgeous scenery. This is one trip you will be talking about for years to come!

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5 Days • INDEPENDENT • 2 Meals

Operated Tour

The Details

  • 4 nights accommodation
  • 2 nights' hotel accommodations; 2 nights onboard Amtrak
  • Roundtrip Amtrak in Coach accommodations from Los Angeles to Williams on the Southwest Chief®
  • All on-tour transportation and related fees
  • 1 breakfasts, 1 dinners


Engaging Experiences These special places and experiences are considered tour highlights. Look for them in the daily itineraries.

Day 1 - Depart From Los Angeles, CA to Williams, AZ - Overnight on Amtrak

Your Grand Canyon rail adventure begins in Los Angeles, where you will transfer on your own to the Amtrak station and board the train to Williams. Relax and enjoy the scenic ride as your train makes its way to one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the Grand Canyon. This majestic train route winds through canyon passages that are only a few feet wider than the train itself, so you will get a chance to see spectacular landscapes and pristine vistas not visible from any interstate or highway. (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

Day 2 - Williams, AZ To Grand Canyon National Park

Go where no automobile has ever gone before aboard the Grand Canyon Railway and travel down into the Canyon's South Rim for a guided tour of many lovely sights.

Breakfast Included

Welcome to Williams! This morning, your breakfast at the Fred Harvey Restaurant is included before you board the Grand Canyon Railway to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. A sightseeing tour of the rim is included on today's portion of the journey. You'll get a chance to see amazing views and scenic overlooks as you venture where no automobiles can go. (Overnight in the Grand Canyon)

Day 3 - Grand Canyon National Park

Today is yours to spend basking in the great outdoors of the Grand Canyon. Stroll or hike along the Canyon's many trails. Breathe in the fresh air. Enjoy the nature and wildlife around you. Make sure you have your camera on hand as you take in this powerful and inspiring landscape. (Overnight in the Grand Canyon)

Day 4 - Grand Canyon National Park To Williams, AZ - Overnight On Amtrak

Dinner Included

After a good night's sleep, you will board the Grand Canyon Railway back to Williams. This evening, you will celebrate the last night of your Grand Canyon journey with an included dinner at the Fred Harvey Restaurant. After dinner, board your transfer from the hotel to the Amtrak station and hop on the train back to Los Angeles. (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

Day 5 - Your Journey Ends In Los Angeles, CA

Customize your vacation by adding on more nights or another destination! All of our itineraries can also be customized to return to your hometown's closest Amtrak station! Choose from a variety of accommodations.

Arrive in Los Angeles, CA.

Pricing is per person, double occupancy, land and rail only, based on January 1, 2021 travel date. Call AAA for current airfare rates and availability. Contact your local AAA travel agent for pricing on your desired departure date..

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