Cartan Tours offers the finest itineraries throughout Canada with an emphasis on rail travel. Regardless of season, there is never a bad time to see Canada from the window of a train. Stay at majestic hotels along the way that were built specifically for the rail traveler. Whether you want to see the big cities, little towns, or where wildlife and nature call home, we have the right tour for you.
The Rose Parade is the most famous parade of all. We know, we have been offering tours to the Los Angeles area for over 50 years. Every last detail is looked after to make this “The Trip of a Lifetime”. Often we are told this has been on the travelers bucket list.
Our newest addition to the Cartan Tours destinations is Cuba. We have been licensed by OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control) to provide “People to People” programs. Visit historic sites, meet local Cuban people, taste their cuisine! A trip you will never forget and will have you looking to return again.
Travel throughout Canada by train on VIA RAIL or Rocky Mountaineer. Cruise/Rail tours include Alaska or the Maritimes. Stay at the famous Fairmont Hotels and Resorts across Canada.
Join us for the 125th anniversary of the Tournament of Roses Parade. Add one of our famous post parade extension tours to either San Diego or San Francisco!
Travel legally to Cuba on a “People to People” program. Visit historic and cultural sites, interact with local Cubans and enjoy delicious food! We are licensed by OFAC.
Unique itineraries created for you to travel Europe by land or ship.
Americana at its best! Paddlewheel steamship cruises and train tours onboard restored vintage rail cars.
Our Canada 2014 brochure is available to view on line or by downloading.