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Grand Canyon Railway

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Address: 233 North Grand Canyon Boulevard, Williams, AZ 86046
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+1 800-843-8724
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Historic train that takes a 65-mile trip from Williams to the Grand Canyon...

Historic train that takes a 65-mile trip from Williams to the Grand Canyon and offers great views of the Arizona high country.

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Unforgetable experience to all my family

A friends of mine told me that they vidited Railcanyon last year and shared with me their wonderful experience. And in that moment I had planed the same experience to my family. I... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Aguascalientes, Mexico
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Aguascalientes, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A friends of mine told me that they vidited Railcanyon last year and shared with me their wonderful experience. And in that moment I had planed the same experience to my family. I told my plans to my family and they begin to shout. We prepared our trip very, very happy and when we arrived to Williams we didn't believe... More 

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Chatham, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing .. loved it even with the snow. We will definitely come back and do this in the summer. I loved the history, the views, the entertainment, and the train ride up. The hotel was very comfortable, the restaurant was clean and good selection of menu items. Loved Spencer's Bar, very relaxing.

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Las Cruces
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had been to the Grand Canyon several times, but never by train and never in winter time, so we thought we'd give this a try. In short, it was an excellent experience from beginning to end. We stayed at the Grand Canyon Railway Hotel, itself a very nice place, which is adjacent to the railway depot in Williams. Our... More 

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Monroe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My daughter was turning 25 on Dec. 29th and is a teacher in Phoenix, AZ. Christmas has always been special for her. We flew out from NY to celebrate on the Polar Express Railroad on Christmas Eve. Disney could not have written a better script. My daughter and my son(22 yr.old) were in Winter Wonderland. One beautiful Holiday experience. And... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family enjoyed the experience of the train ride and the entertainment; however, we were disappointed with the Cafe. I noticed there wasn't any survey for the dining offered on your property. We arrived at the buffet and were disappointed to see no one regularly tending to the stations. The salad option was a bit of a mess with only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You just can't be in a hurry to visit the Grand Canyon, so a great way to slow you down is to take the train from Williams to the Rim of the Canyon. It's slow, informative, fun, comfortable and affordable. Don't miss a chance to enjoy the whole experience of the Grand Canyon. Take the train.

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Tuscany, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I would absolutely take this train ride to the Grand Canyon again!!! The Hotel was very nice but DO NOT eat at the cafe....food was terrible! Some of the food was not cooked properly!!The bar left a lot to be desired also; the bartender lacks skill and experience. She made drinks wrong and when she tried to fix them ,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What an awesome experience. The Grand Canyon Railway is the way to go. The views from the dome observation and the caboose were fabulous. The staff was very friendly and made the adventure one to remember.

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Maricopa, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First time for the family on the polar express. It was a lot of fun and the train ride was enjoyable. The chefs were funny and animated for even adults to enjoy. The drive there from Phoenix was pleasant and relaxing. Love the cold weather with snow on the ground.

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Sun City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Every child should experience the Polar Express. Adults will be transformed back to a time when they believed in magic.

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