Arizona Tours

Verde Canyon Railroad Tours

On the Verde Canyon Railroad Excursion, professional tour guides will provide information on the area’s history, geology, archaeology, and wildlife while also covering the Indian background of the canyon.Throughout the year there are several specially themed holiday tours.At Christmas there is the Santa Train, where Santa and Mrs. Clause make a special appearance for the children’s enjoyment.There is also the Throw Mama and Papa on the Train, where mothers and fathers ride free on Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, respectively.On July 4th there is the Firecracker Express and on Cinco de Mayo, the Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Train.These are all fabulous excuses to celebrate while enjoying a relaxing ride along the scenic trails of the Verde Canyon Railroad route.The viewing cars are open-air, allowing passengers to experience the sights and smells of this gorgeous area as they move through each breathtaking scene.

For a unique nighttime viewing experience, take a ride on the Verde Canyon Railroad Starlight Express and see the canyon under the stars, alive with nocturnal wildlife.This tour takes place on specified days from June through September.It takes the same route as the Verde Canyon Railroad Excursion only this time you are seeing the canyon as it transitions between daylight and dusk.Enjoy your travels aboard one of these fine trains, riding coach or first class and remember to book early to ensure availability.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply


Close
Connect with us on social media!
Follow for real-time travel updates.

Twitter

Facebook

Google+