A selection of vacations which include train travel.
Majestic palaces, extravagant mansions and richly decorated cathedrals, create a regal ambience all around St. Petersburg, one of the most beautiful cities on the globe. This tour will introduce the main sights of the city in three days.
Oslo to Balestrand via Flam train and fjord cruise to world famous Kvikne Hotel, then on to Bergen by fjord cruiser.
Oslo to Bergen, Bergen to Oslo, Oslo to Oslo, or Bergen to Bergen by train bus and boat with stops in Flam, Gudvangen and Voss.
A journey through the Swedish inland, with a lot of surprises. Experience the charms of Lapland with Arjeplog and Jokkmokk, enjoy the wilderness outside the train window, meet the Sami culture and delight in the light summer nights of the far north. Transportation by train, accommodation at hotels and exotic visits and outing trips. A journey to remember.
Tour Southern Finland's major cities by train and stay at hotels nestled in a beautiful natural setting near water, providing a taste of the enchanting Finnish landscape at its most typical. The highlight of the tour is a scenic cruise on a blue lake.
HurtigrutenImagine combining the Inland Railway, a unique journey through Sweden's pristine wilderness, and Hurtigruten, the worlds most beautiful voyage. Two jewels in the same package! The journey begins on the Inlandsbanan and goes from Dalarna in the south to Lapland in the north. Meet rich Swedish culture, impressive wilderness, peace and tranquillity. Experience the Swedish landscape in all its variety; the journey takes you through dense pine forests and on to expansive views with mountainous backdrops. From Gallivare the route continues onwards to Narvik in Norway, a very scenic train/bus ride through national parks and through Norways precipitous fjords. From Narvik the journey continues with bus to Harstad where you meet the gateway to the breathtaking and very beautiful Lofoten, mountains surrounded by the dark waters of the fjords. From Harstad start the Hurtigruten cruise liner, past narrow straits and fjords, along Norway's majestic and fascinating coastline.
Season: May 25-June 17 & August 24-September 14, Departures on Saturdays and Sundays.
Take the train through the inland of Sweden from Dalarna in the south, to Lapland in the north. Experience the nature with waterfalls, big forests and see elks and the reindeers outside the train window. Enjoy the light summer night, meet other people on their way north. Just before Jokkmokk we are crossing the Arctic Circle. The package includes journey on the Inlandsbanan and overnight stays at predetermined places and a number of eventful happenings. Accommodation in middle class hotel.