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Visit this undiscovered region in Eastern Europe and be mesmerised by its tranquil beauty. From the rippling waters of Lake Bled to the imperial Roman remains in Split, there are many spellbinding attractions around the Adriatic just waiting to be discovered.
Superbly based in the picturesque lakeside town of Stresa, this rail holiday offers the opportunity to fully explore the Lake Maggiore area, from the delightful Borromean Islands to the spectacular heights of the Centovalli Railway. Experience the beauty of Stresa and Lake Maggiore.
Enjoy the fabulous scenery and quaint historic towns of the beautiful Harz Mountains, as they are transformed with a blanket of snow. We admire the authentic, UNESCO-listed Old Town of Goslar and travel to the summit of Brocken on the region’s charming narrow-gauge steam network.
Enjoy one of the world’s truly classic railway journeys across Europe on board the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. This charming holiday also visits the timeless cities of Paris, Milan and of course Venice, taking in their plethora of attractions and marvellous historic architecture.
View additional details about the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express in this nine-minute special feature. Please note that this video also includes footage from other routes operated by this train which are not included in the Great Rail Journeys itinerary.
Enjoy a breathtaking adventure through Switzerland’s classic verdant Alpine scenery on this exciting tour. We enjoy a full-day excursion on the iconic Glacier Express – known as the slowest “express” train in the world – and also explore the stunning region on the UNESCO-protected Bernina Express.
Treat yourself to a truly epic adventure by rail, travelling overland from London through mighty Russia – one of the world’s most beguiling countries. On our unique journey on board a private hotel train, we travel from the enthralling heart of Moscow and through the Ural Mountains to Vladivostok, taking in the country’s amazing history and culture on an 8,000-mile voyage.
We travel by train to Denmark, where we begin a wonderful 9-night cruise criss-crossing the Baltic Sea. During our time on Norwegian Star we discover several of Europe's prettiest capital cities: Copenhagen, Berlin, Tallinn, Helsinki and Stockholm, and spend two full days in the Russia's most beautiful city, St Petersburg.
Stretching across much of mainland Europe, the wild and rugged Alps are home to some of the world's most magnificent landscapes.
Dramatic mountain scenery and beautiful lakes provide the setting for this magnificent tour.