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More Ways to Enjoy the Durango Train

Each season, we’re proud to offer a handful of exciting packages to provide our visitors with different ways to experience both our train and the many other activities and destinations that our Durango community has to offer. Our offering of packages is always evolving so be sure to check back in soon!

  • At this time, we are offering the “Step Back in Time Train & Hotel” Package for 2024 and it is currently booking.
  • We are also offering select adventure and tour packages. We recommend signing up for our email newsletter here to be notified of news regarding event programming, excursions, and more. You can do so here.
  • Feel free to learn more about our currently available excursions here.

Hotel Packages

Consider a stay at the newly remodeled Grand Imperial Hotel in combination with a historic train ride! Sit back and relax with a unique 1880’s experience with the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and the Grand Imperial Hotel.

Step Back in Time Train & Hotel Package

Sit back and relax as we create your personalized 1880s “Step Back in Time” experience with the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and the Grand Imperial Hotel! Your trip begins with a d…

Adventure Packages


Adventure Packages add an adventure experience to your historic steam train ride. Whether its a morning 4-wheel drive tour in the Colorado backcountry, an afternoon raft trip on the Animas River, or the adrenaline rush of a day spent gliding between trees high up in an old growth Ponderosa canopy, there bound to be an adventure package perfect for you and your family.

Tour Packages


As part of your vacation experience the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad offers the ability to visit additional locations that highlight the history and culture of Southwestern Colorado. Each tour may be added to your historic steam train ride.

The Silverton Silverlight Express

Available May 21-October 11, 2024 Looking to start your trip in Silverton? Our Silverton Silverlight Express is your ticket! This trip is ideal for passengers staying in Silverton, Ouray, or Tellur…

Silverton Historic Mine Tour

Dates:  June 1-October 12, 2024 (No tours on July 4, 2024) Enjoy a leisurely breakfast on your own in Durango before you board the 9:30am Durango & Silverton motor coach bound for historic Si…

Extended Silverton Adventure Express

Dates: May 21-October 11, 2024 Book Steam!  Book Diesel! A few hours in Silverton not enough? Why not have the town to yourself with our Extended Silverton Adventure Express return to Durango! A…