European Train Tours
Our finest Escorted Rail Holidays from across Europe
Our best-sellers are popular with our customers for a very good reason. Offering a diverse selection of destinations from right across the continent they each bring an authentic flavour of the countries they visit, with itineraries jam-packed full of exciting and educational excursions as well as plenty of opportunities to try authentic dishes and sample local drinks.
From the soaring Alpine peaks of Switzerland and the enchanting fairytales of Germay, down to the cheerful romance of Italy and the charming ebullience of Spain, these are some of our absolute favourite European tours.
13 days from £2,495PP
Reflect on a region's fascinating past as we explore unified Berlin, and discover Poland, including the medieval squares and castles of Wroclaw, Krakow and Warsaw. Take a poignant trip to Auschwitz and visit unique salt mines as we reveal the history, music and people of beautiful Poland.
Simply Lake Garda
10 days from £1,395PP
Picturesque, peaceful and perfectly placed for our visits to Verona and Venice, the lakeside town of Desenzano forms the ideal base for a wonderful holiday with a delightful setting on the shores of tranquil Lake Garda - one of Italy's best-loved lakes.
Jungfrau Express 5-Star All Inclusive
Explore the highlights of the Swiss Alps
9 Days from £2,595PP
Explore the highlights of the Swiss Alps from your fantastic base in the 5-Star Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof in charming Grindelwald. Ascend to Europe's highest railway station, cruise over the tranquil waters of Lake Brienz and enjoy classic Swiss luxury in your all inclusive hotel.
Avignon, the Rhone & Provence
7 days from £1,295PP
Discover Avignon, the Rhône and Provence. Inspiration for artists including Vincent Van Gogh, this region of France oozes history, charm and atmosphere. Staying in the delightful city of Avignon, we explore Roman Provence and enjoy a lunch cruise along the Rhône.
Grand Imperial Cities
13 days from £1,895PP
Fascinating grand imperial cities and high-speed intercity train journeys showcase the turbulent history of Central Europe. Discover what turned these former Habsburg and Prussian cities into four of Europe's greatest destinations.
Portugal & the Douro
A rail and cruise tour through the Douro Valley
15 Days from £2,995PP
Flowing from northern Spain to the ocean in Porto, the Douro River carves our route through a rolling landscape of vineyards towards historic Porto. Exploring not only the ever-changing scenery, but also the gastronomic delights along the way, we continue to vibrant Lisbon, with its Moorish influences and charming streets.
Catalonia & Little Trains of the Pyrenees
8 Days from £945PP
On this contrasting tour, experience both the sparkling coast of Catalonia and the shimmering peaks of the Pyrenees as you spend time in iconic France and eclectic Spain.
The Best of the Italian Lakes
8 Days from £995PP
Discover the incredible beauty of four stunning lakes: Orta, Maggiore, Como and Lugano. Steep yourself in scenic surrounding on a delightful Italian lakeside holiday by rail.
Bavaria All Inclusive
7 Days from £975PP
Discover Bavaria on this all-inclusive tour, featuring excursions to beautiful Lindau, Lake Constance and fairytale Neuschwanstein Castle, with time to explore medieval Rothenburg, the highlight of the Romantic Road.
Jungfrau Express All Inclusive
8 Days from £1,495PP
Spend a relaxing week in the outstanding Bernese Oberland, enjoying all inclusive hospitality and fantastic excursions to Interlaken and the surrounding mountains, including the Jungfraujoch.
Glacier Express All Inclusive
9 Days from £1,745PP
Discover the magnificent scenery of Switzerland on this fabulous tour. Enjoying an all inclusive stay, we explore elegant St Moritz, Tirano and beautiful Arosa, as well as journeying on the world famous Glacier Express.
Vienna, Prague & Berlin
10 Days from £1,245PP
A wonderful opportunity to savour the majestic glories of three of central Europe's great imperial capitals. Contrast Vienna's elegance with Prague's unique charm and Berlin's history on a ten-day tour by rail.