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 £569

May 2014 - Sep 2014 departures

Normandy D-Day Landings by Rail
  • Rail holidays

Normandy D-Day Landings by Rail

4 days from £549

May 2014 departure

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail
  • Rail holidays

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail

7 days from £669

Apr 2014 - Oct 2015 departures


Albi, Carcassonne & the Dordogne
  • Rail holidays

Albi, Carcassonne & the Dordogne

8 days from £959

May 2014 - Oct 2014 departures

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures
  • Rail holidays

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

5 days from £549

May 2014 - Sep 2015 departures

A Week in Provence by Rail
  • Rail holidays

A Week in Provence by Rail

8 days from £949

May 2014 - Oct 2015 departures


Popular tours

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay

May 2014 - Nov 2014 departures

4 days from £459

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay

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

Jun 2014 - Sep 2014 departures

18 days from £3548

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

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Lille stay

May 2014 - Oct 2014 departures

4 days from £469

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Lille stay

Lake Annecy & Chamonix by train

May 2014 - Sep 2014 departures

5 days from £679

Lake Annecy & Chamonix by train

Thailand to Singapore by train with Bintan add-on

Sep 2014 - Oct 2014 departures

20 days from £2748

Thailand to Singapore by train with Bintan add-on

French Riviera by rail

Jun 2014 - Sep 2014 departures

8 days from £989

French Riviera by rail


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