Rail holidays

The best thing about taking a rail holiday is that you'll see so much more of your destination. As the train rumbles along the tracks you'll see all those little things that make being somewhere else so fascinating. Watch the view change as the train crosses rivers, passes valleys and mountains and cuts through fields and great plains. Look out too for wildlife you wouldn't see travelling another way. Everything changes when you reach the outskirts of towns and cities and from the comfort of your carriage you'll see the details of people's everyday lives; the hustle and bustle of urban living. A train journey is also the perfect time to gather your thoughts or chat to your travelling companion and new friends. Or why not use the time to read your guidebook, researching all those exciting things you're planning to do when you reach your next thrilling destination?

Popular tours

Great Railways  of the Scottish Highlands
  • Rail holidays

Great Railways of the Scottish Highlands

5 days from £599

Sep 2014 - Sep 2015 departures

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail
  • Touring holidays
  • Rail holidays

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail

7 days from £699

Apr 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Thailand to Singapore by train
  • Touring holidays
  • Holidays by air
  • Rail holidays

Thailand to Singapore by train

17 days from £2599

Oct 2014 departure


Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay
  • Rail holidays

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay

4 days from £459

Sep 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

Grand Tour of Canada featuring the Rocky Mountaineer with Vancouver add-on
  • Touring holidays
  • Holidays by air
  • Rail holidays

Grand Tour of Canada featuring the Rocky Mountaineer with Vancouver add-on

18 days from £3648

Aug 2014 - Sep 2014 departures

Dordogne - The Heart of France by Rail
  • Rail holidays

Dordogne - The Heart of France by Rail

7 days from £799

Mar 2015 - Sep 2015 departures


Popular tours

Thailand to Singapore by train with Bintan add-on

Oct 2014 departure

20 days from £2848

Thailand to Singapore by train with Bintan add-on

Alpine Rail Adventure

Sep 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

10 days from £1399

Alpine Rail Adventure

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

Sep 2014 - Sep 2015 departures

5 days from £549

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

Rockies, Rail and an Alaskan Cruise

Aug 2014 - Sep 2015 departures

15 days from £3199

Rockies, Rail and an Alaskan Cruise

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail - Special Tour NADFAS departure

Aug 2014 departure

7 days from £839

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail - Special Tour NADFAS departure

Albi, Carcassonne & the Dordogne by Rail

Sep 2014 departure

8 days from £1009

Albi, Carcassonne & the Dordogne by Rail


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