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Trip Overview

Explore two of America’s grandest national parks on this fabulous rail vacation! Travel through the wide-open landscape of the Heartland of America by rail before reaching Salt Lake City. Continue on to Jackson Hole for an exploration of Grand Teton National Park and its spectacular wildlife. From there, the journey north continues to Yellowstone National Park, where you can take in the amazing scenery that has made this destination a must-see for decades.

Highlights

  • 5 nights' hotel accommodations, 1 night onboard Amtrak®
  • Half day sightseeing tour of Grand Teton National Park
  • Sightseeing tour of Yellowstone National Park
  • 5-day midsized car rental
  • One-way Amtrak in Coach accommodations from Chicago, Illinois onboard the California Zephyr®
Trip Map

Disclaimer:

Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Amtrak Vacations is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and all holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

DAY 1 DEPART CHICAGO
Depart from Chicago's Union Station for a journey west to the national parks. (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

DAY 2 SALT LAKE CITY
The train journey today will take you through spectacular scenery. As the train makes its way through Colorado to Utah, you will be treated to an amazing array of mountain landscapes. Relax and soak in the experience from the comfort of your seat. This evening, arrive in Salt Lake City and rest up for the night. (Overnight in Salt Lake City)

DAY 3 SALT LAKE CITY TO GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK
Today you will take your rental car and drive up to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, your base for discovering Grand Teton National Park. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and have the evening free to relax and explore this charming town. (Overnight in Jackson Hole)

DAY 4 GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK TO YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
This morning, you are picked up and taken for a half-day wildlife tour of Grand Teton National Park. While enjoying the park's stunning scenery, your guide will take you to some of the best spots for viewing the area's abundant wildlife. Keep your eyes open for the bison, elk, and other animals that make the park their home. This afternoon, take the short drive to Yellowstone and check in at your hotel located in the heart of this national park. (Overnight in Yellowstone National Park)

DAY 5 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
Today you will be whisked away on a journey through the vast beauty of Yellowstone National Park. Your guide will point out craggy peaks, sprawling meadows, and the abundant geothermal features such as the famous Old Faithful geyser. It is hard not to be overwhelmed by this breathtaking destination. (Overnight in Yellowstone National Park)

DAY 6 YELLOWSTONE TO SALT LAKE CITY
Check out of your hotel this morning and head back to Salt Lake City. Once you arrive back, check in to your hotel and take the night to relax and enjoy the city on your own. (Overnight in Salt Lake City)

DAY 7 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN SALT LAKE CITY

Legend for meals: B - Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

Hampton Inn Jackson Hole

Welcome to the Hampton Inn Jackson Hole hotel, set just minutes from the Jackson Hole Airport (JAC) and the famous Jackson Town Square, where you will find shopping, dining and entertainment with a taste of the Old West. Best known for its breath taking scenery, clear streams, world-class skiing and abundant wildlife, Jackson Hole, Wyoming provides something for everyone.

Little America Hotel SLC

Little America Hotel is conveniently located on 10 acres in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, just 10 minutes from the Salt Lake International Airport. Nestled between the Wasatch and Oquirrh Mountain Ranges in the magnificent Salt Lake Valley, Little America is within walking distance from shopping, restaurants, cultural and sporting events, and is roughly 30-40 minutes from the major ski resorts. Other nearby attractions include historic Temple Square, the world-famous Great Salt Lake and national parks, forests, and monuments.

Radisson Hotel Salt Lake City Downtown

Discover Salt Lake City destinations in the downtown area surrounding the Radisson, from Capitol Theater and Temple Square to the Family History Library, Gateway Shopping Center and City Creek Shopping Center. SLC Airport is just a short commute thanks to the nearby Arena TRAX light rail station, and Hogle Zoo provides hours of entertainment for families.

Canyon Lodge at Yellowstone

Canyon Lodge and Cabins is a sprawling facility, featuring the most accommodations in Yellowstone with more than 500 rooms and cabins! The Canyon Lodge at Yellowstone is located on the east side of the park near the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River.

Lake Yellowstone Hotel

Lake Yellowstone Hotel

The majestic hotel sits on the shore of Yellowstone Lake and is listed on the Register of Historic Places. The serenity of Yellowstone Lake illuminates through the "Sun Room" windows, as guests daydream to the delicate sounds of a string quartet in the lobby. A casually elegant restaurant features a delightfully extravagant menu. Hotel guestrooms capture the historic 1920's ambiance with 296 guest rooms. A standard room is modernly furnished with a private full bath.

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Disclaimer:

Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Amtrak Vacations is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and all holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

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