Escorted rail holidays and tours
Rail Discoveries has more than three decades’ experience providing outstanding rail holidays. Whether you are planning a holiday in the UK, mainland Europe or further afield, a Rail Discoveries tour offers you a superb way to experience some of the world’s most beautiful destinations.
There are a wealth of experiences to choose from: the dramatic landscape of the Highlands, the exotic sights of the Mediterranean, the wilderness of Yosemite National Park to name but a few. Rail Discoveries explore the most scenic regions, seeking out breath-taking scenery and historical and cultural highlights. Choose from tours that span the UK and mainland Europe and range further afield to North America, Morocco, India, Vietnam, Cambodia and China.
Rail Discoveries offers great value and many guests are surprised by how little extra they spend whilst they are away. Their escorted rail tours include all travel, generally standard class, comfortable 3 and 4 star accommodation as well as a selection of meals and excursions; pricing making it clear what is included in the tour price. Passengers have the option to travel in first class on selected tours, which ensures that their holiday by train is as relaxing as possible. And your Tour Manager will manage your holiday from start to finish, ensuring every aspect of it is taken care of.
Each Rail Discoveries holiday has an individual programme of excursions that has been carefully selected to introduce guests to all of the natural, cultural and historic highlights of the regions that they visit. The many activities and excursions that are included vary from river cruises to concerts and sightseeing tours. Many breaks also feature journeys on heritage railways, which visit regions that often cannot be reached by other modes of transport.
All of Rail Discoveries holidays are escorted by a professional and courteous Tour Manager who will ensure that your holiday runs smoothly. On many excursions, local guides also join the group helping to bring alive the history and culture of the places you visit with their in-depth knowledge of the region and its attractions. This means that whether you are joining a short UK train holiday, or a longer tour of central Europe, you can be sure that you will get the most out of your time away.
With Rail Discoveries, you can watch the wonderful and ever-changing scenery glide past – after all, rail journeys often go where no other form of transport can. Sit back, relax and enjoy the ride.
For more information about holidays by rail with Rail Discoveries, contact Ultimate Destinations on 01923 284148 or send an email to [email protected]. We will be delighted to of service to you.