We have had a great holiday and were well looked after by
AmaWaterways and our Tour Manager, Bettina.
We booked early for this trip and so were unaware that
Floriade could have been an option; therefore, it was really good
to discover that a visit here was included at no extra cost.
For us, the rail journey to and from the ship was part of the
holiday and although it saves no time was preferable to worrying
about getting to an airport and all the hanging around that
accompanies air travel.
Over several years we have traveled with any number of companies,
but have come back to Great Rail Journeys many more times than to
We returned from our tour on 25th April. The trip was very well
organised, the boat was superb and our Tour Manager was the best we
have ever had. Her name was Bettina, she was Dutch and absolutely
brilliant. The food was really good and the staff on the boat could
not do enough for us.
We would like to do another cruise next year, maybe on the
The three of us had a terrific tour and a Great Rail Journey to
remember. The travel arrangements were exemplary, the itinerary had
been well put together, the passengers' cabins on the ship were
luxurious, the food was plentiful, and the weather was excellent.
Great Rail Journeys chose a first-class Tour Manager for our
holiday. Nothing was too much trouble for her.
God willing we shall travel with GRJ again. We have not travelled
much in Southern France and have never visited Spain, so would
welcome details of any tours you offer with itineraries including
Perhaps in your publicity you could say thank you to passengers
who help their fellow travellers handle luggage on your holidays.
We were very fortunate in this regard as some kind members of our
group took it upon themselves to put on and stow/take off luggage
for folk, like ourselves, less able physically.
Of course, the Tour Manager also helped them.
Enjoy a wonderful waterways cruise