New Italy Rail Pass launched by Trenitalia

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The Trenitalia Pass is a brand new rail pass valid for travel in Italy’s extensive rail system, valid specifically for tourists visiting the country. It offers exceptional value for money and is the ideal way to get around Italy.                     The pass includes travel on all… Read more »

Save up to 25% off Iconic Australia Rail Journeys

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including The Ghan and The Indian Pacific Our rail partners at Journey Beyond have launched some Early Booking offers for The Ghan, Indian Pacific, The Ghan Expedition and Great Southern services in Australia. Save up to 25% off Everyday Rail Only Fares for travel periods in 2020 and 2021, when booking between 15 July 2019… Read more »

Travel Agents! Win a 3-day Luxury Rail Break in Switzerland

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Booking rail travel has just become much easier thanks to the launch of our enhanced Agent Rail Portal. To celebrate, we’re giving one lucky agent and a travel companion of their choice the chance to win a First Class Rail Break in Stunning Switzerland! The portal allows for many point-to-point rail journeys in Europe and… Read more »

Canada Rail savings for 2019

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Savings of up to 40% on 2019 travel plus children travel for just £14 VIA Rail have just launched a seat sale with incredible savings of up to 40% for travel in 2019. Save up to 40% on Sleeper Plus and Touring class bookings The sale is valid on bookings for the Sleeper Plus class… Read more »

Exploring Europe by Rail

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From the far North to the Southern tip After an enjoyable rail journey from Italy to the UK last Spring, RailTourGuide’s Director Willie Stewart decided to head back out to the continent in Autumn 2018 to undertake a longer and more adventurous journey, which saw him starting in the very north of Norway and heading… Read more »

Willie on tour. From Rome to London in style!

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It’s not every weekend I travel to watch rugby in another country but my interest in the sport took me from Scotland to Italy and not only was I happy with a win I experienced the most luxurious train journey home by train. Come with me and experience Executive Class on Trenitalia’s service from Rome… Read more »

New Tour ** India – The Golden Triangle Experience**

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RailTourGuide are delighted to bring you to India and show you around this amazing country on The Golden Triangle Experience! Why not experience a taste of India on this outstanding introductory tour of the country’s most fabled sights. Exploring the Golden Triangle, this journey combines travelling from the India’s capital city Delhi to the wondrous… Read more »

Hebridean Islands Discovery Rail Tour Dates Announced for 2017

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Island hop from Skye to Uist and from Harris to Lewis on this magical tour of the Hebridean islands. Every day is different as each sublime, rugged and breathtaking landscape unfolds before you. And for 2017 this popular tour is further enhanced with a visit to the Isle of Mill and a lovely journey on… Read more »

Cornwall Classic Rail Tour 2017 Dates Announced

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A joyful Cornish rail tour as we meander by train along scenic branch lines, capturing the cream of the coastal and countryside views, to visit charming ports and wonderful seaside resorts. This Cornwall Classic Rail Tour is a great escorted UK Rail Tour. Departure Dates: Thursday 25 May 2017 Thursday 29 June 2017 Thursday 6… Read more »

Canals, Steam and Historic Chester Rail Tour 2017 Dates Announced

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Featuring two of the ‘Seven Wonders of the Canals’, this active tour based in historic Chester offers exciting heritage from Roman times to the waterways and railways. This Canals, Steam and Historic Chester Rail Tour is a great escorted UK Rail Tour. Departure Dates: Sunday 9 April 2017 (5 days) Sunday 14 May 2017 (5… Read more »