August 10, 2021 to August 22, 2021 from Chicago, IL

From $2899

per person

  • Get ready to discover extraordinary landscapes, breathtaking wildlife and photo-worthy geographic diversity as you journey from the heart of Chicago to Glacier National Park and Alaska by rail and sea! Begin your journey on Amtrak’s Empire Builder, one of the most scenic routes in North America, to unforgettable Glacier National Park. Once you start exploring, you’re bound to fall in love with the park’s unforgettable scenery. From there, visit Seattle for one night before boarding the Norwegian Encore cruise ship for the Alaskan wilderness. Enjoy Alaska’s natural beauty as you travel through the inside passage, which features beautiful fjords and mesmerizing moments. With stops in Juneau, Skagway and Ketchikan, there will be plenty to see, do and experience! Your rail and sail journey wraps up with a day trip to Victoria, British Columbia and then you’ll disembark in Seattle to continue with your travels.


  • One-way coach rail from Chicago to Glacier National Park, and Glacier National Park to Seattle

  • 2 nights at the Glacier Park Lodge

  • Big Sky Circle Tour

  • Two Medicine Lake Scenic Boat Cruise

  • Hop-on/Hop-off sightseeing tour of Seattle

  • 7-night cruise to Alaska, roundtrip from Seattle onboard the Norwegian Encore

  • Transfer to/from cruise port


  • All packages are customizable. Components can be adjusted, added and/or deleted to meet your needs; including travel dates, departure city, accommodations, activities and length of stay.

  • Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. 

  • Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. 

  • Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. 

  • Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

08/10/21 to 08/22/21

August 10: Depart Chicago, IL Westbound on Amtrak Empire Builder (overnight onboard train)

August 11: Glacier National Park, MT

August 12: Glacier National Park, MT

August 13: Glacier National Park, MT Westbound on Amtrak Empire Builder (overnight onboard train)
August 14: Seattle, WA (overnight Seattle)

August 15: Seattle,WA  Embark Norwegian Encore 

August 16: At Sea

August 17: Juneau, AK

August 18: Skagway, AK

August 19: Cruise through Glacier Bay National Park and Reserve

August 20: Ketchikan, AK

August 21: Victoria, BC

August 22: Seattle, WA Disembark Norwegian Encore