A division of Great Rail Journeys, UK's leading operator of holidays by rail

Experts in Tailor-Made Holidays

01904 734 486

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How we tailor your tour

Excellent tailor-made holidays for the independent traveller

How we create your rail adventure.

It couldn't be easier to start putting together your bespoke rail adventure with GRJ independent, just call 01904 527179, look around our website for ideas or come see us in person, and begin the countdown to your most memorable holiday yet.

  • To ensure that you enjoy the very best tailor-made holiday possible, we will:
  • Discuss your exact requirements and make recommendations for your ideal holiday.
  • Once we have your brief, we research all the available options using our extensive rail holiday knowledge, looking into different hotels, trains and excursions.
  • We present you with expert recommendations for your perfect, tailor-made holiday, at which point you have the option to amend or adjust as you like.
  • Once you are on holiday, our 24-hour helpline is available every day in the unlikely event that anything goes wrong, and to guarantee your own peace of mind.
  • Your holiday documentation will arrive with in good time before you travel, with all the necessary details for you to fully enjoy your tour.
  • Once we have finalised your unique, tailor-made itinerary, we take a deposit and arrange all necessary tickets, hotels, services and required bookings.

Call us direct: 01904 527179
Speak to our team of tailor-made holiday specialists who are available to take your call:
Mon - Fri 8.30am - 6.00pm
Sat 9.00am - 5.00pm


GRJ independent is the UK's leading operator of tailor-made holidays by rail

As part of the Great Rail Journeys group of companies, we have over 40 years of experience in travel - no one understands rail holidays quite like we do. All our combined expertise goes into assisting our customers with creating their own tailor-made rail holiday.

Your holiday, how and when you want it

Your holiday, your choice - you are in control with GRJ independent. Choose your hotel, decide your manner of travel, pick your excursions as we help you create a customised tour tailored to your own independent needs, discovering the parts of your destination you truly wish to see.

Benefits of travelling by rail

We at GRJ independent firmly believe there is nothing quite like travelling by rail to your chosen destination. Nothing quite matches the comfort, romance and timeless style of sitting back in your seat and watching the spectacular world go by, stopping in beautiful stations and reaching places no other transport can.

By air or rail

With your own tailor-made holiday, you can choose whether to travel to your starting desti nation by taking a flight or travelling by rail. While we truly love the sophisticated rail travel, we can appreciate that flying can save time, which can be spent making the most of your destination. As such, we offer the option to fly to or from your start or end point.



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