Boone Scenic Valley Dinner Tour

Boone Scenic Valley Dinner Tour

Join Trailways Travel as we head north to Boone for a day on the rails!



Join Trailways Travel from the available departure location of your choice and head north to Boone, Iowa for the day!


Experience elegant dining on the rails as it was during the golden age of rail travel in the United States. This enchanting ride through the beautiful Des Moines River Valley features historic 1950's passenger cars which were used on the Union Pacific Railroad's famous "City of Los Angeles" and City of San Francisco" streamliners which traveled between Chicago and the west coast. This route crosses the 156' tall Bass Point Creek High Bridge, crossing the Des Moine River, on its journey through thte scenic Des Moines River Valley.


After arriving in Boone, at the Boone Scenic Valley Museum, enjoy an hour at your leisure to explore the James H. Andrew Railroad Museum and HIstory Center before boarding for dinner on the railroad. Enjoy a four-course meal on the 1950's era dining car and receive full service on your 22 mile round trip. Take in the beautiful fall leaves as you enjoy the magnificent day on the railroad. lunch will consist of Boneless Chicken Breast or Salisbury Steak served with a vegetable, potato, dessert and a beverage.


After returning back to the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad this afternoon, depart for the Iowa Capitol in Des Moines. Enjoy a ninety minute guided walking tour of the capitol building and the dome. Learn about the legislative process, the Capitol grounds, and other specific topics associated with the Capitol as requested.


$120 per person


Tour includes:

• Deluxe roundtrip motorcoach transportation

• On-board friendly host

• Scenic Valley Train Ride

• Dinner aboard train

• Guided tour of the Capitol


Payment & Refunds:

A $25 deposit per person is required within one week of reservation. Payment is due in full by August 20, 2018.

No refunds will be issued after August 20, 2018.

Travel protection is available; please call to inquire.


Activity level 2:

Travelers may be required to walk on uneven surfaces and t hrough hilly terrain. Travelers may be required to walk for up to 1/2 mile at a time at a gentle pace.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Ft. Madison - Shopko Shopko, 4810 Ave. O.
Mt. Pleasant, IA Mt. Pleasant, IA Wal-Mart, 1045 N. Grand Ave
West Burlington West Burlington, IA Westland Mall
South Lot by AmericInn
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