Are you considering taking a holiday in the next few weeks or months? At Rail Discoveries, we appreciate that not everybody is able to plan and book their holiday several months in advance. If you are ready to go on holiday at just a few weeks' notice, the list below shows tours which depart over the coming weeks and months.
You can see the available departure dates and prices with each tour listed below. Our Tour Advisors are available by phone to help you book the tour and to answer any questions you may have about our holidays.
Compare the lights, sounds and smells of Christmas Markets across three different countries: Belgium's oldest, Liège; joyful Aachen in Germany and Valkenburg's unique grotto markets in the Netherlands.
Enjoy a relaxing Christmas break on the rugged Catalan Coast. From charming Rosas we visit Cadaqués, Girona, Figueres and Barcelona and discover the works and inspiration of Salvador Dalí.
Soak up the festive atmosphere in 'God's own county' on this superb pre-Christmas break. In addition to the Christmas Markets in historic York, you will enjoy a vintage steam journey and a festive rural village festival.
Explore the meandering waterways and heritage trains of Norfolk over the Christmas period. Based in Norwich, discover charming woodland gardens and historic guided tours, experiencing the very best the region has to offer.
Discover the splendid Christmas Markets of the Rhinelands from the enchanting riverside town of Remagen. Indulge in some festive retail therapy, sample delicious local delicacies and heritage railways.
From your base in the Rhine Valley contrast two great Christmas Market destinations. Cologne is home to five lively and differing markets, and Rüdesheim plays host to enticing stalls from twelve nations.
Meander through rustic Christmas Markets whilst indulging in festive treats. Explore the medieval city of Trier, set in the romantic Moselle Valley in Germany, as well as the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
The romantic Rhine carries you past cliff-top castles and quaint villages on this Rail Discoveries tour. Travel in style on the MS Bellejour and visit an exciting collection of famous cities, each rich in their history.
Discover breathtaking mountain landscapes, charming historic towns and enjoy a journey on the Harz narrow-gauge Railway in picturesque Germany.
Beginning in historic Berlin, take in enchanting Prague, the 'Golden City of 100 Spires', before continuing to elegant Vienna on this festive tour.