Spring Rail Holidays 2019
Spring Escorted Rail Holidays
Experience the seasons of winter and spring in some of our top European destinations.
As winter brings a crystalline sheen to countries across the world, paving the wave for the cheerful bloom of spring, Rail Discoveries & Great Rail Journeys bring you a range of tours which make the most of these two fantastic seasons. Discover the Northern Lights, ebullient flower shows and more with our exciting selection of winter and spring tours.
Warming rays of sunshine dancing through Japan’s enchanting cherry blossoms, the incredible cornucopia of colour brought by Canada’s changing seasons and the captivating charms of the British countryside as it bursts into life and bloom; spring is the ideal time for an exciting new adventure. Book your unforgettable spring escape with Great Rail Journeys today and discover the tranquil beauty of the world in springtime for yourself.
Adventures through Japan
Cherry blossoms, geisha, tea ceremonies, sake, Shinto and sacred temples; Japan has it all, and when you travel through cities and countryside alike by rail, it is all too easy to fall in love with this unique country
14 Days from £3.195PP
Visit three of Scandinavia's great cities on this incredible tour. Journey from impressive Oslo, to the 'Venice of the North', Stockholm, and finally onwards to elegant Copenhagen, during your rail tour.
8 Days from £1,495PP
The Netherlands in Springtime
A short break by rail to the wonderful Dutch city of Delft
5 Days from £695PP
Enjoy spring in the Netherlands, home to tulips, windmills and waterways. Discover Delft, visit the Keukenhof Gardens, and explore Amsterdam with a guided tour.
America's Deep South
Celebrate the long history of great American music on this fascinating tour across the Deep South - Nashville, home of Country, to the Blues, Soul & Rock 'n' Roll of Memphis & the jazz of New Orleans.
10 Days from £2,095PP
Glacier Express All Inclusive Fly:Rail
Discover the magnificent scenery of Switzerland. Enjoying an all inclusive stay, we explore St Moritz, charming Tirano and beautiful Arosa , as well as journeying on the world famous Glacier Express.
8 Days from £1,395PP
Trans Canadian Adventure
Explore the untamed scenery and majestic beauty of Canada, on a true adventure to the 'Great White North.' See the roaring Niagara Falls, take a journey on The Canadian, and visit two of Canada's best cities.
13 Days from £2,895PP
Steam Trains and Tulips of Holland
From our base in beautiful Delft, we visit the popular Keukenhof Gardens, the superb Royal Delft Porcelain factory and vibrant Amsterdam. We also make a wonderful journey across the countryside by vintage steam train.
6 days from £865PP
The Harrogate Flower Show
On this horticulture-themed tour, we spend a day at the fabulous Harrogate Flower Show, travel across the North York Moors to Whitby by heritage steam railway and visit RHS Garden Harlow Carr.
6 days from £545PP
Canada & the Rocky Mountaineer
Take an adventure through China's ancient and modern wonders. Travel from bustling Beijing, with its Great Wall, to ancient Xi'an and its Terracotta Warriors, cruising the Yangtze River en-route.
15 Days from £4,195PP
Ancient ceremonies meet 21st century technology in this astonishing country of contrasts. This fascinating tour goes a long way to interpret the mystery of Japan as we cross the country on high-speed bullet trains. Join us for 13 days as we explore the 'Land of the Rising Sun' by rail.
13 days from £3,695PP
A Castle on the Shores of Loch Fyne
Set in idyllic, undiscovered surroundings overlooking picturesque Loch Fyne, a 19th century Baronial Castle awaits you on this magnificent tour. Cruise the open waters to the southernmost island of the Inner Hebrides, explore nearby Oban and Inveraray.
7 Days from £990PP
Arctic Norway & Midnight Sun on The Lofoten Isles
Travel the length of Norway aboard some of the world's most impressive railway lines, discovering its delightful cities and island communities along the way. Experience life in the Arctic Circle and feast like a Viking on our thirteen day tour.
13 days from £3,695PP
Vietnam, Cambodia & The Mekong Delta
Explore the fascinating intertwined countries of Vietnam and Cambodia, from the bustling metropolis of Ho Chi Minh and the ancient kingdom of Angkor Wat, to the spectacular natural beauty and unmistakable outline of Halong Bay and the waterways of the Mekong Delta.
18 days from £2,995PP