The 17 Most Gorgeous Scenic Train Rides You Can Take In America

Cars are king these days, but there’s something to be said for winding through the beautiful landscapes of America in an old-fashioned train car.

These are the most scenic train rides in the country, and they’ll allow you tee the sights without lifting a finger….except, perhaps, to lift your drink. Skip the traffic and cruise through valleys, mountains and fields of this nation on one of these dreamy railroad adventures.

There’s truly nothing like an classic railway adventure. For more U.S. travel inspiration, check out our list of the 24 places you absolutely must go in America in 2017.