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

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Lake Annecy & Chamonix by train
  • Rail holidays
  • Short breaks

Lake Annecy & Chamonix by train

5 days from £699

May 2015 - 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

Nov 2014 - Oct 2015 departures


Rockies, Rail and an Alaskan Cruise
  • Touring holidays
  • Holidays by air
  • Rail holidays
  • Ocean cruise holidays

Rockies, Rail and an Alaskan Cruise

15 days from £3299

May 2015 - Jun 2016 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

Yorkshire by Rail
  • Touring holidays
  • Rail holidays

Yorkshire by Rail

5 days from £379

May 2015 - Oct 2015 departures


Popular tours

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

5 days from £579

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

Mediterranean Masterpiece by Rail

Apr 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

14 days from £1849

Mediterranean Masterpiece by Rail

A Week in Provence by Rail

May 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

8 days from £969

A Week in Provence by Rail

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail

Apr 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

7 days from £739

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail

Across India & Nepal with Amritsar add-on

Nov 2014 departure

17 days from £3398

Across India & Nepal with Amritsar add-on

Alpine Rail Adventure

May 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

10 days from £1399

Alpine Rail Adventure


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