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Adventures await you with Arena Rail Holidays, browse our collection of great value escorted holidays by rail. You can choose from inspirational journeys throughout Europe - from the shores of Lake Como, to the Swiss Glacier Express and souks of Marrakech - or a short break in the UK, travelling along some of the country’s most famous and historic railways.

With so many destinations to choose from, including; France, Italy, Germany and Switzerland, as well as the UK, and England. All of our rail holidays are carefully planned, include many meals and excursions, and have an emphasis on providing quality hotels and customer service. You will be on the right track with Arena Rail Holidays.

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  1. Oberammergau Passion Play

    Oberammergau Passion Play & The Austrian Alps

    25 Jun 2020 - 18 Aug 2020

    The Oberammergau passion play came about following a vow made in 1633. If the residents of the village were spared from the great plague, they promised to re-enact the Passion of Christ every 10 years. In 2020 the people of Oberammergau are making preparations for the 42nd performance. Don’t miss out on this once-a-decade opportunity!

    8 days from £1,845
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  2. Sandringham

    Sandringham and Norfolk by rail

    27 Mar 2020 - 31 May 2020

    On this unique rail holiday, visit Norfolk and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea at Sandringham Estate, as well as a special guided visit of the parks spectacular grounds. Add to this the nostalgic feeling of travelling along heritage railways with a little steam train chugging away up front and you have all the ingredients for an unforgettable experience.

    5 days from £459
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  3. Lake Bled

    Lake Bled Winter Wonderland

    16 Feb 2020 - 22 Feb 2020

    Immerse yourself in a fairytale winter wonderland as you explore enchanting Lake Bled and the highlights of Slovenia on this charming tour. Nestling in the foothills of the Julian Alps, this peaceful lakeside paradise provides the perfect base from which to explore. Discover Bled Island with a ride on a traditional Pletna boat, take some time to explore the fascinating Slovenian capital of Ljubljana and admire the magnificent Postojna caves, as we uncover the secret beauty that the Balkans has to offer.

    8 days from £1,295
    Ref: REBLW19
  4. Glacier Express

    Glacier Express Winter Magic

    14 Feb 2020 - 6 Mar 2020

    Be transported to a winter wonderland on this magical rail holiday, as you board the Glacier Express and journey into the heart of the Swiss Alps. Visit Lucerne, Chur, Brig, Bern and Mount Rigi and traverse some of the world’s most spectacular train journeys including the GoldenPass Line.

    5 days from £899
    Ref: REGLX0520
  5. Glacier Express

    New Year Glacier Express Magic

    28 Dec 2019 - 2 Jan 2020

    See in the New Year in Switzerland and travel aboard the Swiss Glacier Express as you discover a world full of festive magic on this rail holiday. From the stunning alps to the capital city of Bern, you'll also enjoy seasonal celebrations, a journey to Lucerne & a cruise on Lake Thun. Tuck into a delicious gala dinner on New Year's Eve and enjoy a fabulous concert and firework display on New Year's Day.

    6 days from £1,395
    Ref: REGNY0619
  6. Ljubljana

    A New Year Celebration on Lake Bled

    27 Dec 2019 - 3 Jan 2020
    On this magical holiday travel to Slovenia by rail and explore the enchanting scenery of Lake Bled. Becoming all the more magical during wintertime, when the flurry of tourists is long gone and snowfall is virtually guaranteed on the mountaintops. It’s a place that is as beautiful as it is peaceful, and it’s ideal for a relaxing break to welcome in the New Year.
    8 days from £1,399
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  7. A Yorkshire Christmas

    A Yorkshire Christmas

    23 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019

    This delightful rail holiday takes you on a magical journey to the classic countryside of Yorkshire at Christmas. Surely there's no better way to spend the festive season then surrounded by friendly Yorkshire folk. Explore medieval castles and journey along heritage railways, taking in the scenery of some of Yorkshire’s charming towns, enjoy the comfort of your hotel and indulge in festive food and celebrations.

    5 days from £689
    Ref: REUYOX19
  8. Glacier Express

    Christmas Glacier Express Magic

    23 Dec 2019 - 28 Dec 2019

    Experience a world full of festive magic on this enchanting Christmas rail holiday. Journey to the heart of the Swiss Alps and enjoy an unforgettable ride on the world famous Glacier Express. Join in with the local festivities and take in the winter wonderland scenery of Lucerne, Bern, Interlaken & more!

    6 days from £1,295
    Ref: REGXX0619
  9. Festive Chateaux and Paris for Christmas

    Festive Chateaux and Paris for Christmas

    23 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019

    Experience delicious food and twinkling lights as you treat yourself to a change of scenery this Christmas on this unforgettable rail break. Celebrate the festive season in style and indulge in the opulent surroundings of French Chateaux, as we explore the Château Vaux le Vicomte, Château de Chantilly and the Palace of Versailles. See the very best of Paris, the City of Light and make 2019 a Christmas you will never forget.

    5 days from £895
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  10. Yellow Train of the Pyrenees

    Christmas in the Pyrenees

    22 Dec 2019 - 29 Dec 2019

    Snowy Mountain peaks and warm festive treats – the perfect combination for a Christmas break. Based in the pretty town of Roses on the Spanish coast, you’re ideally based to explore the natural border elegantly placed between France and Spain; you’ll discover sights few have had the opportunity to see on this magical rail holiday.

    8 days from £995
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  11. Monaco

    Christmas on the Italian Riviera

    22 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019
    Spend this Christmas relaxing in the milder climes of the Italian Riviera of Flowers, a region that certainly lives up to its name with glorious coastal scenery and year-round sunshine.
    6 days from £799
    Ref: REXIR0619
  12. Lake Bled

    Christmas on Lake Bled

    20 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019

    Board our train to Slovenia for this magical rail holiday and discover the enchanting scenery of Lake Bled at this special time of year. From the Austrian Alps to the capital city of Ljubljana and the breathtaking Postojna Caves, you'll think all of your Christmas presents have come at once on this eight day Christmas holiday.

    8 days from £1,299
    Ref: REBLX0819
  13. Strasbourg

    Strasbourg & the Black Forest Christmas Markets

    30 Nov 2019 - 9 Dec 2019

    Board Eurostar for a festive rail journey like no other. On this four day break we visit some of Europe's best Chrsitmas markets, including the world famous Strasbourg markets, and even include a trip into the winter wonderland that is Germany's Black Forest and the markets of Freiburg.

    4 days from £459
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  14. Lille

    Bruges & Lille Christmas Markets

    27 Nov 2019 - 30 Nov 2019

    All aboard to France and Belgium on this festive break by rail! Explore some of the very best Christmas markets as we spend time in Bruges, famous for its spectacular canals and medieval centre, and Lille one of France's largest markets with over 800 stalls. Treat yourself to the scenery and enjoy a medley of markets.

    4 days from £395
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  15. Scotland’s Iconic Railways

    Scotland’s Iconic Railways

    3 Oct 2019 - 8 Oct 2019

    On this UK rail holiday travel along some of the greatest railways in the world and discover the outstanding beauty of the Scottish Highlands. From our base in Inverness we journey on three of Scotland's most famous trains, enjoy a journey along the Malt Whisky Trail and free time in Mallaig.

    6 days from £699
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  16. Carcassonne

    The Beauty of the Languedoc, Carcassonne & Provence

    2 Oct 2019 - 9 Oct 2019

    Often referred to as the 'real' South of France, Languedoc is a destination you're certainly going to want to discover. On this rail holiday we see the very best of France as we travel by train and visit Carcassonne. You'll spend time in Cap d'Agde - located at the foot of an ancient Volcano, visit the famous Pont du Gard and the ‘City of the Popes’ Avignon.

    8 days from £1,095
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  17. Lake Maggiore

    Lake Maggiore & The Borromean Islands

    28 Sep 2019 - 10 Oct 2019

    On this European rail holiday, enjoy spending time on the stunning shores of Lake Maggiore, in the resort of Stresa. From our base, you will explore the very best of this corner of Italy, as you visit three of the beautiful lakes, Lake Como, Lake Lugano & Lake Orta. Enjoy a ride on the Centovalli Railway plus take a scenic boat trip to the island of Isola Bella. It’s sure to be a holiday of dreams.

    8 days from £1,145
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  18. Portofino

    Italian Riviera of Flowers

    26 Sep 2019 - 7 Oct 2019

    With the warm sea breeze of the Mediterranean and the shelter of the Maritime Alps, this beautiful stretch of Italian coast is the perfect destination for this rail holiday. Join us as we journey to Italy visiting breathtaking destinations from Dolceaqua and San Remo to Portifino and even Monaco, in the South of France.

    7 days from £699
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  19. Chefchaouen

    Marrakech Express by rail/air

    22 Sep 2019 - 1 Oct 2019

    A rail holiday like no other, join us on a magnificent journey through Spain into the depths of North Africa to Morocco. In Spain you'll enjoy time in the famous cities of Barcelona and Madrid before we continue travelling to Morocco, where we visit Tangier, the blue city of Chefchaouen, Casablanca and Marrakech.

    10 days from £1,599
    Ref: REMEX101920
  20. Snowdon Mountain Railway

    Snowdon, Portmeirion & Welsh Mountain Steam

    16 Sep 2019 - 20 Sep 2019

    Staying in the spectacular surroundings of North Wales and treat yourself to a relaxing UK holiday combined with the wonders of rail. Joining journeys you could only dream of, as we travel along to some of the country's most spectacular railways visiting destinations from Snowdon, to Lake Padarn, Betws-y-coed and Portmeirion.

    5 days from £529
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  21. Dresden TN

    Dresden & the Elbe Valley Steam Railways

    13 Sep 2019 - 19 Sep 2019

    Join us on this mesmerising rail holiday which takes you through fascinating landscapes and picturesque villages as you travel along two steam railways. Discover the beautiful city of Dresden, take in its main sights and step aboard a paddle steamer for a relaxing cruise along the river Elbe.

    7 days from £1,099
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  22. Lake Molveno

    Little Trains of the Dolomites by rail/air

    8 Sep 2019 - 17 Sep 2019

    Explore the highs and lows of northern Italy on this exciting holiday by rail. From our base on the shores of Lake Molveno we enjoy nine spectacular days touring this stunning country visiting sights such as Lake Garda, Bolzano and Trento. What’s more, we will journey along some of the most breathtaking rail routes in the world - what are you waiting for?

    9 or 10 days from £1,299
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  23. Monet's Garden

    Monet’s Garden, Chartres, Versailles & the Loire Valley

    6 Sep 2019 - 18 Oct 2019

    Board Eurostar for the ultimate French experience as you follow in the footsteps of two of the greatest artists of all time, along with the powerful Kings and Queens of France. On this spectacular rail holiday we visit the Loire Valley, Versailles and Monet's Garden! With a trip also to Amboise, the home town of Leonardo da Vinci - you'll feel the joie de vivre on this rail holiday.

    4 days from £499
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  24. Cinque Terre

    Tuscany, the Cinque Terre & the Riviera of Flowers

    6 Sep 2019 - 19 Sep 2019

    Enjoy the simple pleasures of Italy on this classic tour, which combines historic and scenic delights of Tuscany with a relaxing stay on the glorious Riviera of Flowers. Travelling by train you will visit some of the country’s most historic cities, including Florence and Pisa, as well as having time to relax in Diano Marina, on the glorious Italian Riviera.

    10 days from £995
    Ref: RETRF101920
  25. Monaco

    St Tropez, Nice & Monte Carlo

    3 Sep 2019 - 3 Sep 2019

    Travel by train to one of the most stylish coastlines in the world on this European rail holiday. Staying in a pretty Mediterranean resort of St Raphael, you can experience the glitz and glamour of the Côte d'Azur, from Nice to Monte Carlo, along with its stunning natural beauty.

    8 days from £995
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  26. Poppy Line

    Little Trains of Norfolk

    4 Aug 2019 - 4 Oct 2019

    On this spectacular UK rail holiday, see the very best of Norfolk as we combine journeys on some of the UK's most beautiful heritage railway routes with visits to the seaside resort of Cromer and Holt. What’s more, with a paddle boat cruise to enjoy along the Norfolk broads - you'll discover all the charms of this picture perfect region.

    5 days from £399
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  27. Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

    Settle to Carlisle Railway & Yorkshire Steam

    15 Jul 2019 - 2 Sep 2019

    This UK rail break has it all, from rolling country meadows to historic castles and a cruise on the Leeds and Liverpool's canal. We traverse the tracks of some truly stunning railways such as; the Embsay and Bolton Abbey and Settle to Carlisle, and include visit to famous sites such as Haworth, home to the Brontë Sister and Ripley Castle.

    5 days from £459
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  28. Vulkan Express

    Great Little Trains of the Rhine Valley

    8 Jul 2019 - 7 Oct 2019

    We travel to Germany and the mighty Rhine Valley, where we enjoy train journeys on the Drachenfels Railways, the Vulkan Express and through the Ahr Valley. We also include visits to Bonn, the birthplace of Beethoven and Rudesheim, with its famous Drosselgasse lined with taverns - the perfect rail holiday.

    6 days from £649
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  29. Lake Bled

    Lake Bled, the Coast & Mountains of Slovenia

    7 Jul 2019 - 29 Sep 2019

    A gem of a rail holiday to the heart of Slovenia, nestling in the foothills of the Julian Alps, Lake Bled is an enchanting scene from a childhood fairytale, with its little white church surrounded by crystal clear glacial waters. Spend a day in the riverside capital of Ljublajana and spend three nights in the coastal resort of Potorǒz.

    10 days from £1,395
    Ref: REBLE101920
  30. Brandburg Gate, Berlin

    Grand Imperial Capital Cities

    28 Jun 2019 - 18 Oct 2019

    Join us on an adventure, as we spend time in some of Europe's most famous cities on this grand rail holiday. Stay in the heart of Berlin, Prague, Vienna and Budapest where you can indulge in history, culture and sightseeing tours. Discover iconic landmarks from Berlin's Brandenburg Gate to Prague's Charles Bridge – on this holiday you don't want to miss!

    10 days from £1,395
    Ref: REGICC10

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