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Rail Holidays – Great Rail Journeys

Flam RailwayGreat Rail Journeys is the UK’s leading operator of escorted rail holidays, with over 30 years’ experience organising holidays by rail. Whether you are looking for a short break in the UK, a week discovering the iconic trains of Europe or an epic adventure across an entire continent, Great Rail Journeys has a huge collection of fantastic rail holidays on six continents.

Travel on Europe’s high-speed rail network, enjoy incredible scenery from iconic trains such as the Glacier Express, take a trip back in time on the nostalgic North Yorkshire Moors Railway, cross the United Centovalli RailwayStates of America from the Atlantic to the Pacific by rail, or even venture into the wilderness with the once-in-a-lifetime journey on the Trans-Siberian Express – all with Great Rail Journeys, the true rail holiday specialists.

Through the countryside, not the clouds
From your comfy seat on the train, you travel through the heart of the landscape, passing quaint villages, hill-top castles and fertile vineyards, marvelling at sights inaccessible by any other means of transport, through the panoramic windows of the world’s greatest trains.

Friendships forged on our trains
With the responsibility of organisation taken away, you are free to simply relax and literally watch the world go by. What’s more, travelling with Great Rail Journeys is a social experience. People from all walks of life come together on our tours, and this companionship makes each journey fun; friendships and future travelling partners are waiting to be discovered.

Unbeatable value
With Great Rail Journeys, so much is included in the price, and all the hard work has been done for you. Each escorted tour includes all rail travel (usually in First Class); accommodation in quality 3, 4 and 5 star hotels; meals featuring tantalising local cuisine; and a packed programme of exciting excursions and sightseeing tours to interesting and cultural places, as well as free time to explore at leisure. Excursions are usually by a local guide to impart specialist knowledge of the sights being visited. A dedicated Tour Manager leads each holiday and is on hand to offer advice and take care of absolutely everything – leaving you free to just sit back and relax, safe in the knowledge that everything is in capable hands.

Take a look at some of the fantastic escorted rail holidays available from the Great Rail Journeys website or call them direct on 01904 527 824

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