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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
    Ref: RAUSOB08
  2. 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
  3. 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
    Ref: REBLNY0819
  4. 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
  5. 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
    Ref: REXPYR0819
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
    Ref: RESBF0419
  9. 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
    Ref: REBRL0419
  10. Corte

    Highlights of Corsica

    3 Oct 2019 - 12 Oct 2019

    We spend this rail holiday on the stunning French island of Corsica. Located off the French coast we enjoy ten days aboard little trains that travel across mountains and along the stunning coastlines.

    10 days from £1,599
    Ref: RECOR1019
  11. Chefchaouen

    Marrakech Express by rail/air

    22 Sep 2019 - 13 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 £1,459
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  12. Grand Imperial Capital Cities

    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
  13. Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

    Settle to Carlisle Railway & Yorkshire Steam

    24 Jun 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
    Ref: REUYO0519
  14. Lake Bled

    Lake Bled, the Coast & Mountains of Slovenia

    23 Jun 2019 - 22 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
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  15. Snowdon

    Snowdon, Portmeirion & Welsh Mountain Steam

    17 Jun 2019 - 16 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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  16. Carcassonne

    The Beauty of the Languedoc, Carcassonne & Provence

    16 Jun 2019 - 22 Sep 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 £995
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  17. Prague

    Prague, Budapest & Danube River Cruise

    16 Jun 2019 - 26 Jun 2019

    This holiday combines rail travel and river cruising to provide you with a trip you'll never forget! From Prague to Budapest, Vienna and Melk you'll be left in awe at what you'll see. Visit four countries and have a unique cultural experience in each, as you sail aboard the four star MS Serenity and stay overnight in carefully selected hotels.

    11 days from £1,595
    Ref: REDAN1119
  18. Lake Maggiore

    Lake Maggiore & The Borromean Islands

    14 Jun 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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  19. Grand Swiss Railways

    Grand Swiss Railways

    7 Jun 2019 - 30 Aug 2019

    A grand Swiss adventure awaits! Take to the tracks on this tantilising rail holiday and be left in awe as you explore the very best of Switzerland by train. This ten day tour begins in Lucerne and includes journeys on the GoldenPass Line, the Glacier Express and more. You will also get the chance to see the Matterhorn, spend time in Lausanne and see the stunning Lake Lugano. It's Switzerland at its best.

    10 Days from £1,895
    Ref: REGSR
  20. Lake Molveno

    Little Trains of the Dolomites by rail/air

    2 Jun 2019 - 8 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
    Ref: REDOL0919
  21. Monaco

    St Tropez, Nice & Monte Carlo

    21 May 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
    Ref: RESTM0819
  22. Lake Annecy

    Lake Annecy & the Mont Blanc Express

    19 May 2019 - 22 Sep 2019

    Lakes and Mountains combine to create a picture perfect rail holiday, on this French break. From the glistening waters of Lake Annecy, to spectacular views from the Mont Blanc Express, there’s plenty to see and do. Enjoy time in the quaint towns of Aix-les-Bains, Geneva, Annecy and a journey to Chamonix on the Mont Blanc Express . We know you’ll love it!

    6 days from £795
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  23. Bure Valley Railway

    Little Trains of Norfolk

    16 May 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
    Ref: REUNO0519
  24. Villa Taranto

    The Hidden Lakes & Gardens of Italy

    13 May 2019 - 14 Oct 2019

    A stylish and relaxed train journey through Europe transports you to a lakeside paradise in Northern Italy, where you can spend seven nights on the shores of Lake Orta. On this spectacular rail holiday you will also enjoy trips to the Botanical Gardens of Villa Taranto, the Lakes of Como, Maggiore and Lugano, plus the cosmopolitan city of Milan.

    8 days from £995
    Ref: REILA0819
  25. Vulkan Express

    Great Little Trains of the Rhine Valley

    13 May 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
    Ref: RERHV0619
  26. Dresden & the Elbe Valley Steam Railways

    Dresden & the Elbe Valley Steam Railways

    10 May 2019 - 13 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 £995
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  27. Gloucester & Warwick Railway

    Heritage Railways of the Cotswolds & Avon Valley

    9 May 2019 - 26 Sep 2019

    Hidden deep within the beautiful British West-Country is a picture-perfect blend of history and the finest rail travel that this corner of the Country has to offer. On this rail holiday we visit Swindon and Broadway and travel on railways including the Avon Valley and Gloucestershire to Warwickshire - it's a rail enthusiasts dream!

    5 days from £395
    Ref: REUCA0519
  28. Red Train of the Pyrenees

    Little Trains of the Pyrenees

    5 May 2019 - 22 Sep 2019

    Based in the pretty town of Roses on the Spanish coast, we spend this rail holiday journeying through both the Spanish and French Pyrenees mountain range. Enjoy four spectacular train journeys, visit the famous Dali Museum in Figueres and relax in Roses as you take in the stunning coastal setting.

    8 days from £899
    Ref: REPYR0819
  29. Gorgeous Gardens of Switzerland with Helen Yemm - Telegraph Exclusive

    Gorgeous Gardens of Switzerland with Helen Yemm - Telegraph Exclusive

    4 May 2019 - 11 May 2019
    With soaring peaks, thundering waterfalls and green grassed meadows, Switzerland is renowned for its natural beauty. Join us on our eight day tour as we explore cultural and horticultural highlights, with gardening columnist Helen Yemm.
    8 days from £1,959
    Ref: REGGS0819
  30. Dartmouth Steam Railway

    Railways of Somerset & the Dawlish Coast

    2 May 2019 - 26 Sep 2019

    Rolling country meadows and glistening blue sea go hand in hand to create a holiday of dreams for any heritage rail enthusiasts. Keeping close to the market town of Tiverton, we enjoy scenic journeys on no less than five different railways. From Buckfastleigh to Totnes, Bishops Lydeard to Minehead and more... you'll have the perfect escape.

    5 days from £399
    Ref: REUSW0519

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