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Hand-picked by our experienced team at Good Housekeeping Holidays, these stunning rail adventures will take you through inspiring scenery in the UK and beyond.

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Culture Trips

New Year Shakespeare Experience & Train Ride

In association with TS Tours

5 days, from £695

In association with TS Tours

Next departure Dec 29 2022

Ring in the New Year in style with this five-day trip, taking you to the birthplace of Shakespeare and through the Cotswolds by train

Next departure Dec 29 2022
Escorted tour

Enjoy the spectacular Swiss Alps on the Glacier Express

In association with Arena Travel

5 days, from £1,295

In association with Arena Travel

Next departure Feb 3 2023

Upcoming departures Feb 17 2023, Mar 3 2023, Oct 6 2023

Take a magical Alpine rail journey past soaring peaks, dramatic ravines and pretty villages, plus enjoy the best of Bern, Lucerne and Interlaken

Next departure Feb 3 2023
Upcoming departures Feb 17 2023, Mar 3 2023, Oct 6 2023
Escorted tour

Explore the highlights of Spain and Morocco on an unforgettable rail journey

In association with TS Tours

10 days, from £2,049

In association with TS Tours

Next departure Mar 19 2023

Upcoming departures Sep 17 2023, Oct 8 2023

Discover the delights of two of Spain’s best-loved cities and see the stunning palaces, serene gardens and bustling markets of Morocco

Next departure Mar 19 2023
Upcoming departures Sep 17 2023, Oct 8 2023
Escorted tour

Railways and walking in the Yorkshire Dales

In association with TS Tours

5 days, from £575

In association with TS Tours

Next departure Apr 17 2023

Upcoming departures Aug 21 2023, Oct 9 2023

Soak up the romantic atmosphere, spectacular views and charming villages of the Yorkshire Dales on this rail and walking holiday, including a ride on the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Train from the classic film The Railway Children

Next departure Apr 17 2023
Upcoming departures Aug 21 2023, Oct 9 2023
Escorted tour

Costa Brava beaches and walks in the Pyrenees

In association with TS Tours

8 days, from £1,349

In association with TS Tours

Next departure Apr 30 2023

Upcoming departures May 14 2023, Jun 4 2023, Sep 10 2023

Soak up Costa Brava beaches, walks in the Pyrenees and spectacular mountain railways taking you through historic villages and over soaring viaducts on this week-long walking and rail holiday

Next departure Apr 30 2023
Upcoming departures May 14 2023, Jun 4 2023, Sep 10 2023
Escorted tour

Ride the little trains of Corsica, the Mediterranean’s ‘isle of beauty’

In association with TS Tours

9 days, from £1,845

In association with TS Tours

Next departure May 5 2023

Upcoming departures May 12 2023, May 19 2023, Jun 2 2023

Explore the stunning island of Corsica from its rocky heart to its lively capital, travel aboard the island’s Little Trains and soak up its Mediterranean charm

Next departure May 5 2023
Upcoming departures May 12 2023, May 19 2023, Jun 2 2023
Escorted tour

Visit Norfolk and Sandringham with Lucy Worsley

In association with Arena Travel

5 days, from £749

In association with Arena Travel

Next departure May 8 2023

Upcoming departures Jul 3 2023, Sep 4 2023

Hear a captivating talk about British royal life from Lucy Worsley and then join the acclaimed historian at the Royal Family’s Norfolk retreat, plus enjoy wonderful scenic journeys by rail and paddle steamer

Next departure May 8 2023
Upcoming departures Jul 3 2023, Sep 4 2023
Escorted tour

Lake Como, St Moritz & Bernina Railway

In association with TS Tours

8 days days, from £1,625

In association with TS Tours

Next departure May 8 2023

Upcoming departures Oct 24 2023, Dec 4 2023

Stay in a beautiful village on the shores of Lake Como, enjoy a cruise on the lake and take a ride on the iconic Bernina railway to St Moritz

Next departure May 8 2023
Upcoming departures Oct 24 2023, Dec 4 2023
Escorted tour

Ride the Mont Blanc Express and visit beautiful Lake Annecy

In association with TS Tours

6 days, from £1,195

In association with TS Tours

Next departure May 14 2023

Upcoming departures May 21 2023, Jun 11 2023, Sep 3 2023

Travel through the Alpine scenery of France and Switzerland on the Mont Blanc Express and enjoy crystal blue lakes and picture-perfect villages on this charming no-fly holiday

Next departure May 14 2023
Upcoming departures May 21 2023, Jun 11 2023, Sep 3 2023
Rail journey

Explore the Scottish Highlands by steam

In association with Brightwater Holidays

4 days, from £995

In association with Brightwater Holidays

Next departure Jun 24 2023

Upcoming departures Jul 13 2023

Experience breathtaking Scottish scenery of tranquil lochs and dramatic mountains by steamship, and travel on the iconic Jacobite steam train from Fort William to the pretty port of Mallaig during this four-day escorted tour

Next departure Jun 24 2023
Upcoming departures Jul 13 2023