Cruises and rail journeys share the sense of tranquil adventure.
On both you travel to distant lands, explore strange customs and
are granted the freedom to let your thoughts wander. Combining rail
and cruises is a natural progression. Train travel provides
more freedom to explore a wider region without being restricted by
the waterways, whereas cruises offer a unique vantage point; the
view as seen from the middle of the valley.
“It was our first time with Great Rail Journeys and the first river trip we have been on. It was absolutely fantastic. We had an unforgettable journey and a lasting memory."- Carol Salter, Danube Cruise
Although not a true train journey the "rail cruise" is perfect
for first time adventurers and experienced globe trotters alike.
The cruise aficionado will find the different pace of the rail
adventure an exciting change and the train buff will savour the
chance to float lazily along. Experience the luxury of combined
rail cruises and train cruises with Great Rail Journeys, the rail