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A family firm with an ethos of honesty and integrity. Our passion for delivering quality escorted holidays by rail at great value fares along with consistently excellent customer service has stood us in good stead for over 40 years.

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Germany

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From Only £1,085.00

Germany's timeless Harz Mountains are arguably even more spectacular in winter with the towns half-timbered houses and snow dusted forests resembling a picturesque Christmas card scene. Our popular 7 day Winter Wonderland tour now includes a day to relax and explore beautiful Wernigerode. Why not join us in 2022 on a narrow gauge and mountain railway adventure to warm your Harz!

Duration: 7 Days
13/03/2022
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From Only £795.00

A great Railtrail railway holiday featuring the famous 'Rhine in Flames' fireworks event and a plethora of attractions varying from riding scenic branch lines through vineyards, Germany's oldest rack railway to a 'dragon's castle', plus a scenic, possibly steam, ride on the Vulkan Express train, a vineyard visit with wine tasting and of course, we've timed this trip to coincide with the sensational 'Rhine in Flames' celebration at Remagen.

Duration: 5 Days
05/05/2022
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From Only £1,249.00

A great Railtrail holiday to discover picturesque medieval towns and villages surrounded by a panoramic range of stunning mountains, romantic valleys and fairytale woods - full of folklore, fascinating history, and superb steam trains.

Duration: 7 Days
3 dates available
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From Only £1,059.00

Enjoy a trip to the wonderful Rhine Valley packed with brewery tours, beer tastings and wonderful Rhineland railways! Our new rail and ales themed tour features scenic branch lines, the Kasbachtal Railway, Germany's oldest rack railway - the Drachenfalsbahn, and the Vulkan Express train, plus visits to some of the Rhine's most popular destinations including Bonn, Koblenz, and Cologne.

Duration: 7 Days
11/07/2022
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From Only £1,149.00

A Railtrail tour jam-packed with rail and heritage based in a lovely part of Germany. Steam on Germany's first ever heritage railway, trundle across 'Devil's Moor' on the Moor Express, steam on board Jan Harpstedt and get to know the beautiful Hanseatic city of Bremen on a vintage tram ride, before our final excursion to the port of Bremerhaven to visit the submarine 'Wilhelm Bauer'.

Duration: 6 Days
14/07/2022
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From Only £1,599.00

Enjoy a special New Year tour as we steam through glorious Black Forest scenery in its magical winter setting on three included steam excursions! We also spend New Year's Eve in beautiful Freiburg and tour the city at the 'Gateway to the Black Forest' by vintage tram.

Duration: 7 Days
27/12/2022

UK & European Tours 2022

Award winning rail holidays in the UK and Europe, All departing in 2022

Canals, Steam & Historic Chester
From Price: £535.00
Duration: 5 Days
3 dates available
Amsterdam, Tulips, Cheese & Steam
From Price: £1,209.00
Duration: 6 Days
2 dates available
The Big Five versus the Stoosbahn
From Price: £1,709.00
Duration: 8 Days
2 dates available
The Cream of Cornish Coasts & Country
From Price: £685.00
Duration: 5 Days
3 dates available
Cotswolds & Swindon Steam Explorer
From Price: £479.00
Duration: 5 Days
3 dates available
Dorset Coast & Isle of Wight Steam
From Price: £625.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Discover Dundee & Picturesque Pitlochry
From Price: £639.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 15/09/2022
Forest of Dean Steam & the Wye Valley
From Price: £599.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Festive Highlands More Inclusive
From Price: £449.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 06/12/2022
Floral Cheshire & Beyond
From Price: £449.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Germany's Hanseatic Heritage
From Price: £1,149.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 14/07/2022
Grand Tours - Coastal Nostalgia in the Sunny South
From Price: £1,769.00
Duration: 10 Days
2 dates available
The Grand Tour - Derry To Kerry
From Price: £1,999.00
Duration: 12 Days
Departure Date: 22/09/2022
The Grand Tour - Land's End to John O'Groats
From Price: £2,359.00
Duration: 12 Days
Departure Date: 08/09/2022
Six Wonders of the Waterways
From Price: £1,375.00
Duration: 10 Days
2 dates available
Grand Tour - The Transpyrenean
From Price: £2,495.00
Duration: 14 Days
2 dates available
Grand Tour by Rail - Wales Coast to Coast
From Price: £1,725.00
Duration: 12 Days
Departure Date: 29/09/2022
Hebridean Islands Discovery
From Price: £1,229.00
Duration: 7 Days
2 dates available
Hebridean Odyssey
From Price: £1,729.00
Duration: 8 Days
2 dates available
Highland Adventure
From Price: £459.00
Duration: 4 Days
3 dates available
Golden Highlander
From Price: £579.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 18/10/2022
Springtime Highlander
From Price: £475.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Summer Highlander
From Price: £699.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 14/06/2022
Harrogate Christmas Celebration
From Price: £709.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 23/12/2022
Heart of Wales Steam & the Brecon Beacons
From Price: £585.00
Duration: 5 Days
4 dates available
Harz Mountains Steam - the jewel of Germany
From Price: £1,249.00
Duration: 7 Days
3 dates available
Harz Mountains Winter Wonderland
From Price: £1,085.00
Duration: 7 Days
Departure Date: 13/03/2022
Isle of Man Explorer
From Price: £679.00
Duration: 5 Days
4 dates available
Jersey, Guernsey, Herm & Sark
From Price: £1,399.00
Duration: 9 Days
4 dates available
Lake District & Cumbrian Mountains Explorer
From Price: £879.00
Duration: 6 Days
3 dates available
Little Trains of the Tyrol
From Price: £1,735.00
Duration: 8 Days
2 dates available
North Norfolk Coast, the Broads & Steam
From Price: £665.00
Duration: 5 Days
3 dates available
Nostalgic Lakeland Railways & Cumbria
From Price: £565.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Oban & the Magical Isle of Mull
From Price: £769.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
The Orkney & Shetland Explorer
From Price: £1,289.00
Duration: 7 Days
2 dates available
Queen of Scots
From Price: £1,099.00
Duration: 8 Days
4 dates available
The Rhine in Flames
From Price: £795.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 05/05/2022
Rhine Rail & Ale Trail
From Price: £1,059.00
Duration: 7 Days
Departure Date: 11/07/2022
Romantic Highlander
From Price: £849.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Shipshape & Bristol Fashion!
From Price: £585.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Step Back in Tyne - Discover the North East
From Price: £529.00
Duration: 5 Days
3 dates available
Scottish Highlands More Inclusive
From Price: £439.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Scottish Steam, Malt & Ale Trail
From Price: £519.00
Duration: 5 Days
4 dates available
Swiss Christmas Snow Train Adventure
From Price: £1,729.00
Duration: 8 Days
Departure Date: 21/12/2022
Springtime Gardens of Cornwall
From Price: £675.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Kent & Sussex Easter Steam Explorer
From Price: £669.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 14/04/2022
Roses Battle By Steam Plus Settle & Carlisle Line
From Price: £975.00
Duration: 8 Days
3 dates available
Swiss Glacier Express and the Bernina
From Price: £1,899.00
Duration: 8 Days
2 dates available
Switzerland's Steam-powered Six
From Price: £1,979.00
Duration: 8 Days
2 dates available
White Pass Swiss Winter Snow Train Adventure
From Price: £1,529.00
Duration: 8 Days
Departure Date: 12/03/2022
Swiss Mountain Steam
From Price: £2,145.00
Duration: 8 Days
2 dates available
Treasures of the Peak District
From Price: £685.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available
Tranquil Lochs & Serene Skye
From Price: £869.00
Duration: 6 Days
2 dates available
Treasures of Northern Tuscany
From Price: £1,595.00
Duration: 8 Days
Departure Date: 21/05/2022
Twixmas in Festive Fort William
From Price: £379.00
Duration: 4 Days
Departure Date: 27/12/2022
Wonderful Wales
From Price: £945.00
Duration: 6 Days
3 dates available
Yorkshire Moors by Steam
From Price: £599.00
Duration: 5 Days
2 dates available

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Railtrail Tours Limited
21 The Smithfield Centre, Leek
Staffordshire Moorlands, ST13 5JW
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