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Great Highland Railways 2019

5 Days/4 Nights

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£329.00

Three very exciting rail journeys await you this week on our holiday based in Speyside. Take a trip on the historic Strathspey Steam Railway in the heart of the Cairngorms, be amazed on the Kyle Line from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh and enjoy the breathtaking scenery on the World Famous West Highland Line. The Nethybridge Hotel will be your welcoming base for this tour and here you can enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the Cairngorms as a breathtaking backdrop.

 

HOLIDAY INCLUDES

  • 4 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
  • Luxury Coach Travel 
  • Excursions as Stated
  • 2 Nights Entertainment
  • Drinks On Arrival
  • Porterage
  • No Single Room Supplements (Subject to Availability)

 

Excursions

Kyle Line & Kyle of Lochalsh

After breakfast we travel north to catch the train at Inverness for a scenic journey you will never forget. Travel by train on the Kyle Line and marvel at the stunning views as the train takes you through some of the most impressive and remote scenery in the Scottish Highlands. Arriving at Kyle of Lochalsh to spend some free time before returning to Nethy Bridge by majestic lochs and through  spectacular glens in time for your delicious evening meal.

 

Strathspey Steam Railway

Boarding the steam train at Boat of Garten late morning we travel the 10 miles to Aviemore aboard the Victorian carriages and through some impressive Speyside scenery. A leisurely afternoon will be spent visiting Grantown On Spey where you will have the rest of your time to explore the historic town.

 

West Highland Line

Today we travel to visit the mighty Glenfinnan Monument and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lochaber to the fishing port of Mallaig. Here you can enjoy some time for lunch and exploring the fishing village before boarding the diesel train for return journey to Fort William on the West Highland Line. This  journey is described as one of the worlds most scenic railway journeys and you will get to experience this magical voyage by glens and silver sand beaches before returning in Fort William and the coach will then take you back to Nethy Bridge in time for your evening meal.

 

Accommodation

NETHYBRIDGE HOTEL - SPEYSIDE

Set in a picturesque village in the thriving Cairngorm National Park, the Nethybridge Hotel has welcomed travellers for over 100 years. Surrounded by lushly wooded Strathspey, the hotel has a wealth of historical importance in the area; Hollywood stars Carry Grant and Lauren Bacall have spent time at the hotel. Open fires and a warm highland welcome awaits from Eva Secker and her staff in this cosy Victorian hotel. 

No Single Room Supplements (subject to availability)

 

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Departure Date Tour Reference Days Price (from) Available Seats Pickup Points Coach Seats Rooms  
Mon 1 Jul, 2019 NETHY175 1 5 £329.00 10 + Book Now
Mon 21 Oct, 2019 NETHY186 0 5 £289.00 10 + Book Now