Explore some of the world's most interesting locations on our range of city breaks by train. Immerse yourself in the sophistication and European chic of Paris and Milan or relax amongst the natural splendours of Amsterdam; the world's favourite urban centres are yours to discover on one of Rail Discoveries' tours.
Carefully designed to introduce guests to a variety of cultural and historical attractions, our city breaks usually include guided tours with expert local guides, as well as journeys through the most spellbinding scenery a region has to offer.
Whether you are travelling from London to Paris to enjoy a river cruise along the Seine or to Italy to experience the rainbow colours and elegant floats of the Venice Carnival, you can be assured of an exciting, memorable adventure when you book with Rail Discoveries.
See below for our list of Cities and Sights-themed tours or call one of our Tour Advisors on the number above to discuss your perfect holiday in the UK, Europe, or beyond.
Marvel at the beauty and majesty of spellbinding Norway on this enthralling seven-day holiday. Travel from the elegant city of Oslo to the breathtaking fjords and mountains of Norway's west coast.
Explore the heart of classical Italy, discover the ancient imperial relics of Rome, the wealth of artistic treasures of Florence and the striking Leaning Tower of Pisa, as well as the Floating City of Venice.
Explore the best of beautiful Andalucía on this spectacular holiday. Visit sun-soaked Seville, journey to historic Cordoba and explore the Alhambra in Granada, all from your base in charming Antequera.
Explore the wonders of two fascinating nations on a tour of Vietnam and Cambodia. Delve into the history and culture of Vietnam, explore UNESCO-listed attractions and visit the incredible temple city of Angkor Wat.
On this wonderful all inclusive holiday, you have the chance to explore the charming towns and villages surrounding Lake Garda and enjoy excursions to the fabulous cities of Verona and Venice.
Follow the iconic Pilgrim's Trail through northern Spain, beginning in Bilbao, the heart of Basque country. Head through some of Spain's oldest cities, bound for beautiful Santiago before exploring the capital, Madrid.
Visit three of Spain's most historic cities on a tour that takes you from the Spanish capital Madrid to majestic Toledo and to the 'Golden City' of Salamanca. You also visit the culturally important town of Avila.
Discover France's romantic capital on a delightful city break. Take in the city's highlights on a coach tour, explore the historic Marais Quarter, and enjoy the opulent Palace of Versailles.
Discover bustling Portugal and delightful Madeira on a fantastic Fly:Rail tour. Starting in Lisbon, explore captivating Sintra, charming Funchal, the unusual architecture of Santana and the stunning gardens of Madeira.
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.
Discover the World's Favourite Cities
The cities of Europe vary from historic centres such as Vienna and Prague to lively cosmopolitan cities like Berlin and Rome, where fascinating museums, striking architecture, and bustling centres come together to create the perfect city break. Cologne, Venice, Verona, and Bruges are just a few of the other destinations included in our brochure of European breaks by rail.
If you would like to escape the continent, why not explore the labyrinthine souks of Marrakech in Morocco or live the 'American Dream' with a holiday to California and the West Coast of the United States? Alternatively, experience the famed autumnal colours of New England from the historic city of Boston.
On all our city breaks, we include the services of a Tour Manager to ensure that everything runs smoothly. Our holidays include all accommodation, rail travel, and a selection of meals and excursions in the price, meaning that you won't have to keep dipping into your pocket throughout your tour.