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

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

A Week in Provence by Rail
  • Rail holidays

A Week in Provence by Rail

8 days from £949

Sep 2014 - Oct 2015 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

Alpine Rail Adventure
  • Rail holidays

Alpine Rail Adventure

10 days from £1399

Sep 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

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

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

7 days from £839

Aug 2014 departure


Popular tours

Across India & Nepal with Amritsar add-on

Sep 2014 - Nov 2014 departures

17 days from £3108

Across India & Nepal with Amritsar add-on

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail

Apr 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

7 days from £699

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail

French Riviera by rail

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

8 days from £999

French Riviera by rail

Yorkshire by Rail

Sep 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

5 days from £349

Yorkshire by Rail

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

Sep 2014 - Sep 2015 departures

5 days from £549

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

Harz Mountains & Berlin by Rail

Sep 2014 - Sep 2015 departures

9 days from £969

Harz Mountains & Berlin by Rail


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