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Austria, Switzerland and The Alps by Rail

The Alps are a huge and striking range of mountains and peaks that extend across several European countries, providing stunning views from snow-peaked mountains to lush green valleys and majestic lakes. Escorted train holidays through the Alps travel to many locations of beauty, with popular and particularly scenic ranges being found in Switzerland, Austria, Spain and on the borders of France and Italy. Some of the most well known sights, and most incredible railways and train journeys, can be experienced when visiting the Alps, such as the Jungfrau Railway and the very famous Glacier Express.

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Glacier Express All Inclusive
No Solo Supplement
4.1 stars(177 reviews)
2022Oct
9 days from
£1,499 pp
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9 days from
£1,499
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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Jungfrau Express All Inclusive
No Solo Supplement
4.5 stars(117 reviews)
2022Oct
8 days from
£1,599 pp
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8 days from
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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No Solo Supplement
7 days from
£999
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  • DestinationFrance, Switzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail, Coach
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Tyrolean All Inclusive
No Solo Supplement
4.1 stars(16 reviews)
2022Oct
9 days from
£1,299 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Germany
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail, Coach
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Glacier Express All Inclusive in Winter
4.7 stars(36 reviews)
2023JanFeb
8 days from
£1,499 pp
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail, Coach
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Jungfrau Express All Inclusive in Winter
4.6 stars(29 reviews)
2023JanFeb
7 days from
£1,299 pp
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
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  • TransportRail
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Scenic Switzerland by Rail
3.1 stars(16 reviews)
2022Oct
8 days from
£1,399 pp
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsLondon Heathrow
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportFlight, Rail
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8 days from
£1,699
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
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  • TransportRail
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8 days from
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
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  • TransportRail
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7 days from
£1,599
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  • DestinationSwitzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • TransportRail
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11 days from
£3,095
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  • DestinationFrance, Germany, Holland, Switzerland
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportRail, Cruise
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  • DestinationFrance, Germany, Holland, Switzerland
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Our customers love our The Alps tours
Oberammergau & Lake Garda
27/Sep
SIMON QUICK
5 stars
“Great holiday to great location.
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Lake Geneva, Chamonix & Mont Blanc
26/Sep
A Wild
5 stars
“Very enjoyable, good hotel and food. We enjoyed the excursions with the added bonus of great weather. Elaine our tour guide was excellent too.
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Glacier Express All Inclusive
26/Sep
Mr Rogers
5 stars
“If, as was the case with me, you have not visited Switzerland but have been aware how stunningly beautiful it is, then this tour is a great way to find out for yourself. The all inclusive approach is helpful as some days are very full and quite tiring so it’s a relief to have dinner and drinks arranged for you.
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Scenic Switzerland by Rail
21/Sep
P Leaver
5 stars
“Very scenic and different.
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Glacier Express All Inclusive in Winter
30/Mar
Tim Wheeler
5 stars
“Fantastic experience, well manaaged in all departments. John, our tour manager, always went out of his way to make sure everything happened smoothly. Well Done!
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Jungfrau Express All Inclusive in Winter
29/Mar
Carol Fardoe
5 stars
“Very enjoyable. Great accommodation, delicious food, fantastic scenery, good variety of places to visit. We loved it!!
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Jungfrau Express All Inclusive
25/Sep
R Whish
4 stars
“Great holiday. Good hotel with very good food.
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Tyrolean All Inclusive
23/Sep
Robert
4 stars
“Very well organised though also tiring with travelling and organised trips as well
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As with all Rail Discoveries' holidays, the services of one of our experienced Tour Managers are included to ensure that every aspect of your holiday runs smoothly and to provide any advice or assistance that you may require.

Choose from one of our spectacular Alps train holidays and experience a unique journey across the breathtaking landscapes of this epic natural phenomenon.

Holidays by train to Switzerland are extremely scenic and there's a lovely range of scenery to appreciate as the train passes through charming villages nestled in deep valleys and forests, before ascending into flowering alpine meadows, eventually turning into rugged mountains surrounded by snow-covered embankments and icy glaciers.

Enjoy Austria, Switzerland and The Alps with Rail Discoveries

For spectacular views of the Alps, train holidays are the ideal way to find the most remote and scenic landscapes in the area whilst also providing access to the charming traditional towns and popular resorts. There are a selection of trains that are used on our tours, from high-speed services like the Eurostar to traditional locomotives and trains like the famous Glacier Express, which follows one of the most visually stunning routes in the Swiss Alps.

Train holidays are also a fantastic way to preserve these natural wonders, as it is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to travel. From the moment that you join your tour group and Tour Manager at St Pancras International, every aspect of your trip has been arranged for your convenience and relaxation. Comfortable hotels, travel, selected meals and exciting excursions are all included in our Alps train holidays, further details of which can be viewed in the tour itinerary.

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The excursions planned into your holiday are there to provide you with a range of cultural, social or historical experiences and can include guided walks, lake cruises and city tours.

It is your decision whether you choose to join in with the excursions that are included on our Alps train holidays and you are welcome to spend your time relaxing in your hotel or individually exploring the local area if you would prefer to do so.

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