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Rail Journeys

An incredibly romantic way to travel, rail journeys transport us into the past when trains were the common way to travel. Sit back and relax as incredible landscapes constantly change outside your window, and enjoy a travel experience that is comfortable, convenient and rewarding.

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Some of the world's greatest landscapes are best seen via rail journeys. From the mountainous ravines of the European Alps and California's vast Pacific Coast, to New Zealand's rugged gorges and the heart of spiritual India, these are holidays that will leave you spellbound.

  • Enjoy the services of a Great Rail Journeys Tour Escort or Travelmarvel Tour Director throughout your journey
  • English-speaking local guides will give you an expert perspective to the destinations you visit
  • Enjoy our Insider Experiences, carefully chosen to take your journey to the next level so you can get to the heart of your destination
  • We make sure the majority of your holiday costs are covered. We clearly specify everything that is included in your itinerary to make budgeting easy.
  • Experience all the joy of nostalgic rail travel with our partners, Great Rail Journeys. With over 45 years of experience, Great Rail Journeys has been delivering fantastic itineraries for decades.
  • In 2020, we are thrilled to add Croatia and Slovenia, as well as a range of Small Group Rail Journeys to our exciting rail touring program, broadening even further our offerings in Europe.


Full of endless contrasts, Asia is fascinating at every turn and travelling by rail is a unique way to discover its countries. Travel on Japan's bullet trains, China's high-speed rail network and the stunning routes of Bhutan, India and Nepal.
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On your Australia holiday from Sydney to Perth across the Nullarbor, travel on the Indian Pacific train.
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Elizabeth Quay bridge, Perth, Western Australia
Journey on some of the continent's most pictuesque and historic railways, which deliver you to charming villages and bustling cities. From the United Kingdom to Scandinavia, and the Swiss Alps to Italy and the Baltics, these are stunning adventures.
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On your New Zealand holiday explore the lush green landscapes on iconic journeys like the Tranzalpine Train and Taieri Gorge Railway.
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Snow capped mountains panoramic view, Mount Cook, South Island, NZ
Travel aboard two of Cuba's most historic railways during your holiday. Take a ride on the Hershey train, the only electric train left in Cuba. In Trinidad, you'll also explore the Valley of the Sugar Mills by an antique steam train.
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NEW TRIP FOR 2019- Discover Spain and Morocco on a Great Rail Journey in 2019. From Barcelona to Marrakesh; discover all the magic of the region. 
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Sagrada Família Basílica, Barcelona, Spain
Incredibly diverse scenery glides past your window as you make your way through the iconic USA. From Colorado and California, to the Grand Canyon, Denver and the Deep South you'll travel on rail that links the country's past and future.
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