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  • A Castle in the Venetian Hills 2014»

    You couldn't pick a more perfect base from which to explore the beautiful Venetian Hills. The magnificent and impeccably restored CastelBrando is our home for seven nights as we visit Vicenza, discover the Palladian Villas, tour the mighty Dolomites, explore Venice and taste sparkling wines on the Prosecco Wine Road.

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  • Traditional Glacier Express 2014»

    Stunning scenery and spectacular views are enough to take your breath away as we travel by rail through the heart of the Swiss Alps on the world-famous Glacier Express train. Admire the classic scenery as Switzerland emerges from winter, with the first flowers budding in the Alpine meadows.

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Great Rail Europe - Experience Europe by train

Every season transforms the continent, bringing new delights and wondrous beauty to be discovered by rail in Europe. Holidays with Great Rail Journeys include all accommodation and transport, as well as a selection of meals and a variety of excursions such as; city tours, concerts and trips to iconic landmarks. Many train holidays in Europe also include journeys on famous railways such as the Glacier Express and the North York Moors Railway. On these spectacular rail excursions guests have the chance to see astounding scenery that is often inaccessible to vehicles. More information on what is included on each of our European rail holidays can be found in the individual tours descriptions. To view a listing of holidays around Europe by rail, select a destination from the map above.

  • Book with the UK’s leading rail holiday operator with over 30 years’ travel experience
  • Our Tour Managers and experienced local guides share their in-depth knowledge of each destination
  • Choose a fully escorted tour or speak to our experienced Travel Consultants about a tailor made holiday
  • Our tours include rail travel, transfers, a Tour Manager, quality hotels and many meals
  • Enjoy a full programme of exciting excursions, guided tours and sightseeing
  • Every holiday covered by the exclusive Great Rail Journeys Price Promise
  • Speak to a dedicated team of Tour Advisors based in our York offices
  • Flexibility to add UK rail, domestic flights, overnight hotels, upgrades and tour extensions
  • Our service has been recognised in The Telegraph Travel Awards and British Travel Awards
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