Take This Fall Foliage Train Ride Through Massachusetts For A One-Of-A-Kind Experience

A train ride is the perfect way to take in all the beauty of fall in Massachusetts. While our awesome foliage road trip can certainly put you in the spirit of the season, taking a scenic rail ride will let you watch the rich colors of autumn stream by while you sit back and relax.

The Cape Cod Central Railroad offers beautiful fall-centric excursions that will take you past the most beautiful autumnal scenery.

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The railroad offers a number of awesome routes, so each time you ride can be a different experience.

The classic two-hour tour will take you right through some of the most enchanting scenery on Cape Cod. You’ll pull out of the station in Hyannis, and make your way through colorful woodlands, cranberry bogs, salt marshes and even sand dunes.

Your journey will be narrated by knowledgeable guides, so you’ll learn about the landscape around you while you glide through the brilliant foliage. There are also tasty snacks and beverages available on board.

Beer lovers should definitely sample the “Rails & Ales” tour. The journey is three hours, during which you’ll be treated to local, craft brews paired with appetizers designed specially for the tour. Brewers will be onboard and available to answer any questions you have about the beer or the brewing process. While you savor the flavors of this mobile Oktoberfest, your eyes will be treated to beautiful vistas of salt marshes, rich foliage and water views. This tour ranges in price from $79 per person to $99 per person.

Brunch, luncheon and dinner trains are also available if you’d like to savor a delicious meal as well as breathtaking views.

The classic tour train runs every weekend throughout the month of October. Standard class is only $22 per person, while first and “diamond” class are $32 and $47 per person, respectively.

Check out their website for current date availability and tour options.