Great Rail Journeys.

Worldwide Escorted Rail Holidays

Journeys by rail offer a fresh perspective, transporting you through magical landscapes laden with snow, vast deserts punctuated by rock formations and even to the very top of dramatic mountain ranges. Making destinations accessible that ordinarily wouldn’t be, rail exploration opens up a whole new world of holiday possibilities.

Our Favourite Great Rail Journey Tours

See the sights most miss as you sit back and enjoy the journey; from the wonder of rail to the joy of river cruising, we’re sure we have something to spark your wanderlust.

The Highlands of Scotland

8 Nights

Majestic lochs and glens lie in wait as you take in Edinburgh and the Highlands, making visits to historic castles and the Isle of Mull. You'll travel through the West Highlands, tasting local delicacies along the way, culminating in a 'Scottish Evening' in the stately Scottish capital.


Swiss Alps By Rail

7 Nights

Stunning scenery regales you as you travel by rail through the heart of the Swiss Alps on the world-famous Glacier Express. Journey on mountain railways, explore charming Swiss towns, and soak up Alpine views as you're immersed in the culture and natural beauty of this country.


Rocky Mountains By Rail

10 Nights

From the dramatic Pacific Ocean setting of Vancouver, to the laid-back city of Toronto, this incredible adventure takes you across Canada by rail, in style and comfort onboard the iconic Rocky Mountaineer and The Canadian, two of the world's greatest journeys.


York-based Great Rail Journeys offers almost 400 itineraries to over 50 countries globally. As a multi award-winning company that has been supplying incredible rail adventures for 45 years, Great Rail Journeys has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to creating the perfect holiday.

Rail experts research the most convenient and picturesque journeys, so your travelling experience is both as relaxed and as stress free as possible, and you can be certain that your holiday will be filled with fantastic adventures that you will remember for years to come. They also know how important a comfortable stay is, so all hotels and ships are specially selected to ensure they meet the high standards customers have come to expect. And to keep things running smoothly, UK Tour Managers accompany you every step of the way, ensuring effortless transfers, swift hotel check-ins and generally making your destination all that more accessible than it might be travelling alone.

You can be confident than when you book with Great Rail Journeys, you really are travelling the world the great rail way.

How To Use A Great Rail Journey Travel Agent​

Enquire online or call us on 01730711010 about your dream holiday

Our team will work with you put together your perfect Great Rail Journey holiday

Book your holiday stress free, for the best price guaranteed and with 24/7 support

Why Choose Meon Valley Travel?

We are a completely independent, multi award-winning travel agency.

Established over 50 years ago, every single holiday is passionately crafted with finesse and enthusiasm by our highly experienced and knowledgeable travel consultants.

We believe travel should be about you, tailored-made with care by people who truly love to travel. We are with you every step of the way, so book your next holiday with confidence.

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