The city is yours to explore today. Overnight in Chicago.
Take the Hop-On/ Hop-Off tour and see the sights of the city, including, Navy Pier, Willis Tower, and the Magnificent Mile for shopping. Overnight in Chicago.
3Train to New Orleans
Spend your day how you’d like in Chicago and prepare for your evening departure on board the City of New Orleans from Union Station. Scheduled departure is 8:05 PM. Enjoy dinner in the Dining Car and watch the American scenery roll by from the Sightseer Lounge. Overnight on train.
After a restful night on the train, continue to watch the changing landscape as you relax onboard. Your scheduled arrival in New Orleans is at 3:32 PM. Enjoy a night out on the town before preparing for bed at your hotel in the French Quarter. Overnight in New Orleans. (B, L Sleeping Car passengers only)
5New Orleans Walking Tour / Swamp & Bayou Excursion
See the Swamps of New Orleans by boat on a guided tour where you might see alligators, turtles and snakes. In the afternoon, take a guided tour of the French Quarter. Overnight in New Orleans
Explore the magical city on your own this morning, we recommend seeing the National WWII Museum or the Mardi Gras Museum. In the afternoon meet for a Creole cooking demonstration at the New Orleans School of Cooking. Overnight in New Orleans.
7Train Washington, DC
Transfer to the station for a 7AM departure on the Crescent. Overnight on train. (L, D Sleeping Car passengers only)
Arrival scheduled for 9:53 AM. Explore DC at your leisure. Overnight in Washington, DC.
9Explore Washington, DC
Take the Old Town Trolley tour and see DC’s most famous sights, including Arlington National Cemetery. Overnight Washington, DC.
10Train to New York
Scheduled departure is 10:20 AM and arrive at Penn Station in the afternoon. Overnight in New York City.
11New York Sightseeing
A full day of guided sightseeing is planned, highlights include a ferry ride to Liberty Island to see the Statue of Liberty, the 9/11 Memorial, and the Empire State Building.
Overnight in New York City.
Begin your journey home.