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Getaway to the Grand Canyon Explorer tour with Amtrak Vacations and save!
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Land Only

  • Duration: 8 Days
  • Destinations: United States, US National Parks

Ride the Grand Canyon Explorer rail tour with Amtrak Vacations! Visit the magnificent Grand Canyon along with other gorgeous Southwestern cities, including Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Flagstaff.

Book this escape with your AAA Travel advisor and get access to exclusive savings - save $50 per booking!

Special Offers and Member Benefits:

  • Member Benefits*
    • $50 per booking savings

What You May Experience:

Immerse yourself in the rich culture and fascinating heritage of Albuquerque. Spend some quality time in the colorful and historic Santa Fe. Explore the astounding natural wonders of Flagstaff, including the stunning Red Rocks of Sedona. This Grand Canyon Explorer rail journey promises a relaxing trip full of spectacular sights!

A Journey on Rails:

Getting there is half the fun! With more ways to relax on your journey – including plenty of legroom, spectacular views, and unique dining experiences – your state of mind will transform during an Amtrak Vacations journey, just like the land you’re passing through.

Get a good night’s sleep onboard the train in Amtrak’s private sleeping rooms include in-room features, services, and amenities to ensure a smooth and relaxing journey. Whether it’s a full sit-down meal or more informal food service, many trains have one or more options for onboard dining.

Trip Highlights:

  • Sightseeing walking tour of Santa Fe
  • One-way Grand Canyon Railway to the Grand Canyon in Coach class
  • Grand Canyon Freedom Tour
  • Sightseeing tour of Sedona
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Included With Your Trip


  • One-way Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from Albuquerque to Santa Fe and Santa Fe to Williams on the Southwest Chief®
  • 8 nights' hotel accommodations
  • One-way shuttle transfer from Maswik Lodge to Flagstaff hotel
  • Round-trip transfer from Flagstaff to Sedona
  • 1 meal (breakfast)

Trip Highlights:

  • Sightseeing walking tour of Santa Fe
  • One-way Grand Canyon Railway to the Grand Canyon in Coach class
  • Grand Canyon Freedom Tour
  • Sightseeing tour of Sedona

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Additional Package Options: 

  • Vacation Protection Insurance
  • Roundtrip Airfare
  • Hertz® Rental Car
  • Direct Airport Transfer Service (town car or limousine) 
  • And much more!
Additional Information

Onboard with Amtrak:

Private Sleeping Accommodations

Amtrak offers private room accommodations on many routes across the country. Located in the Sleeping Car, a private room is the perfect option for customers seeking privacy and space on a short trip and added comfort and amenities when traveling overnight. When you book travel in a sleeping car, you’ll be entitled to a range of amenities and extras.


  • Spacious seating with table
  • Picture window in every room
  • Climate controlled for your comfort
  • Simple day to night coversion

Seating Accommodations

Comfortable and economical, Coach Class offers large, reclining seats with fold-down tray tables, overhead reading lights and overhead luggage racks. Plus, with large, panoramic windows, you can lean back and enjoy the view. If you want to get up and stretch your legs, there’s plenty of room to walk around, with restrooms conveniently located in every car.

Dining Cars

Great food, amazing views. Amtrak Dining Cars offer a truly unique experience. Large windows on both sides of the car offer panoramic views of the passing scenery while you enjoy a family-style dining experience on rails.

Café / Lounge Cars

Available in most Amtrak® long-distance trains, the Lounge Car is a popular place to grab a quick snack, unwind or meet new people. The upper level of our Sightseer Lounge Car offers a more dramatic view of the passing scenery with wraparound windows. Or, if you prefer, you’re always welcome to enjoy your sandwiches, soft drinks, beer and wine or cocktails in the car or back at your seat.

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Product Code: AAA-SA0727_072120_Amtrak_CC_ZD

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