November 2016

LAGUNA HILLS, CA – Amtrak Vacations® announces the release of their 2017-2018 Rail Vacations that feature over 25 new rail vacation packages.

A number of the new rail vacations continue to expand in National Park destinations and popular North American cities with new rail vacations including Grand National Parks, Great Cities of the Northeast, Music Cities of America, and Nashville, Memphis, & New Orleans. Amtrak Vacations now offers over 50 National Park journeys and over 300 rail journeys. From weekend getaways to cross country journeys, there is something for every traveler.

“The demand for rail travel is undeniable. We are very excited about the launch of our new products that have been created based on the demand directly from our customers. During this past year, Yankee Leisure Group experienced our best year in the company’s history and we are tracking even higher for 2017.” Frank Marini, President of Amtrak Vacations.

One of our new rail journeys, Grand National Parks, lets you experience three of the most popular National Park destinations, the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park and Yosemite along with three different Amtrak train routes, all combined in one trip. With the National Park centennial this past year, the demand for National Park travel is at an all-time high making this trip one of Amtrak Vacations most popular holidays.
Amtrak Vacations also released their 2017 Early Booking Discounts, customers can save $400 per couple for 2017 Escorted Rail Journeys or $200 per couple for select 2017 Independent Rail Journeys if booked by December 31st, 2016.

To learn more about the Amtrak Vacations Experience, please watch this short and informative video:

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Visit for all 2017-2018 Amtrak Vacations products and new 2017-2018 Amtrak Vacations brochure.

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