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Discover some of our most beloved great rail holidays in winter and spring. With dozens of destinations from which to choose from.

Winter & Spring Escorted Rail Journeys

Fresh snow blankets the landscape, transforming it into a serene wonderland on guided winter rail journeys. Icicles hang from the trees like sparkling ornaments and bustling town squares take on a hushed allure that invites peaceful strolling and quiet introspection.

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As spring comes and the snow melts in our favourite Alpine destinations, the scenery is transformed and nature comes to life - revealing glorious flower-filled meadows and lush hills. It's the perfect time to travel on spring rail journeys in the Mediterranean and Morocco to experience sunshine and pleasant temperatures.

Winter rail journeys and spring rail journeys are one of the best ways to avoid over crowding from tourists. All of our itineraries are carefully plotted to unveil the hidden depths of a destination, by combining both major attractions and little known sights with the intimate knowledge of a local guide. The draw of the most stunning and culturally interesting attractions is obvious all year round but travelling in spring is a fabulous way to see the spring blossoming of life after winter and enjoy unrivalled access to some of the world's finest destinations on our winter rail journeys.

23 results matching: Winter & Spring Escorted Rail Journeys

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The Northern Lights & Lapland
(14 reviews)
2020JanFebMar
11 days from
£2,695 pp
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  • DestinationNorway, Sweden
  • Starts / EndsLHR Heathrow / London Gatwick
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportFlight, Rail
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8 days from
£1,395
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  • DestinationBelgium, The Netherlands
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportRail, Cruise
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Glacier Express in Winter (Chur-Kandersteg) 2016
(8 reviews)
2020JanFebMar
8 days from
£1,495 pp
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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Steam Trains & Tulips of Holland
(48 reviews)
2020AprMay
6 days from
£895 pp
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  • DestinationThe Netherlands
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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First Class Glacier Express in Winter (Brig-Chur) 2016
(22 reviews)
2020FebMar
9 days from
£2,095 pp
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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Interlaken & the Jungfrau Express in Winter 2016
(13 reviews)
2020Jan
7 days from
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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The Harrogate Flower Show
(7 reviews)
2020Apr
6 days from
£575 pp
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  • DestinationEngland
  • Starts / EndsHarrogate
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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The Harz Mountains
(10 reviews)
2020JanFeb
7 days from
£1,395 pp
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  • DestinationGermany
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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Huskies
2020JanFebMar
6 days from
£1,699 pp
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Operated by Rail Discoveries Value Tour
6 days from
£1,699
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  • DestinationNorway, Sweden
  • Starts / EndsLHR Heathrow / London Gatwick
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportFlight, Rail
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Ben Nevis
2019Dec
6 days from
£795 pp
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  • DestinationScotland
  • Starts / EndsGlasgow
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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8 days from
£2,695
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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8 days from
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
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  • TransportRail
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First Class Glacier Express in Winter
Mrs S Hassard
“Absolutely amazing from start to finish
Glacier Express in Winter
Ms C Hill
“A wonderful full itinerary, well organized and planned. The hotels were a great contrast...one in a town and one in a small village of typically Swiss wooden houses surrounded by mountains, and only accessible by train. The country was expensive, but the provided meals were good and local. Our group was friendly and a good mix of pleasant people, who all got on well. The weather couldn’t have been better....five days of sunshine for all the trips on the glacier and Bernina Express, so amazing views, then snow on the last day for a wonderful woodland walk from the chairlift above our last hotel. One of the best holidays we have had with Great Rail.
Interlaken & the Jungfrau Express in Winter
Mr C Davies
“Amazing holiday already rebooked
The Harz Mountains in Winter
Anonymous
“Every thing was fine well organised hotels were good.
The Northern Lights & Lapland
Mrs R Davenport
“The itinerary, the rail experience and the tour manager all were excellent
Springtime Tulips and Keukenhof Gardens (Rail & Cruise)
Mrs D Holbrook
“Grj 's part in the holiday was excellent as we expect. The food was the downside as it was constantly nouvelle cuisine and occasionally the same ingredients recycled which meant a lot of us were glad when we got to the last meal. The ship's staff were very friendly and helpful.
Steam Trains & Tulips of Holland
Mr L Willitt
“Overall the holiday was a very good and enjoyable one.Any bad experiences which occurred,such as a train door not opening and 5 members of our party unable to get off until the next station,were not the fault of G.R.J.staff.Hotel accommodation very comfortable and staff very friendly at all times.Would recommend to friends.
The Harrogate Flower Show
Anonymous
“Well organised. Good company.
Lynne Broadley
Lynne
Luke Simpson
Luke
Helen Laverack
Helen
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