The Legend of Madoc ab Owain Gwynedd
By Lorna Heatley
9 August 2018
It’s a favourite question in pub quizzes. Who were the first people to colonise North America?Read more
Discover North America on one of Rail Discoveries' spectacular USA and Canada tours. All holidays are escorted by a professional Tour Manager.
Although synonymous with the United States, the continent of North America actually comprises the countries of Canada, Mexico, Greenland and the Caribbean in addition to the USA. This vast continent - more than twice the size of Europe by area - is one of the most environmentally-diverse regions on Earth.
From the parched deserts of Nevada to the snow-capped Rocky Mountains, North America provides an almost inexhaustible number of unique adventures.
Celebrate the long history of great American music on this fascinating tour across the Deep South - from Nashville, home of Country, to the Blues, Soul and Rock 'n' Roll of Memphis and the jazz of New Orleans.… see more
10 days from £2,095 ppView tour details >
Explore the USA from New York to San Francisco, on a 15-day Stateside adventure by rail. Travel on iconic Amtrak trains and visit incredible American cities en-route, from bustling Washington D.C. to Chicago, Denver and Salt Lake City, for a comprehensive tour of the United States. This tour is operated by our sister company Great Rail Journeys.… see more
15 days from £3,195 ppView tour details >
Explore the most captivating parts of America's West Coast on this exciting tour that takes you from bohemian San Francisco to iconic Los Angeles, by way of the sights and sounds of fabulous Las Vegas.… see more
11 days from £1,995 ppView tour details >
Explore the untamed scenery and majestic beauty of Canada, on a true adventure to the 'Great White North.' See the roaring Niagara Falls, take a journey on The Canadian, and visit two of Canada's best cities.… see more
13 days from £2,895 ppView tour details >
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