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Great Highland Railways

5 Days/4 Nights

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£299.00

Three very exciting excursions await you this week on our new holiday based in the majestic Speyside. Take a trip on the historic Strathspey Railway from Broomhill Station to Aviemore, enjoy the breathtaking scenery on the World Famous West Highland Line from Mallaig to Fort William and a scenic steam train journey along the Keith and Dufftown historic Railway.

 

HOLIDAY INCLUDES

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

 

Excursions

Keith & Dufftown Railway & Elgin

We begin the holiday with a journey on the Keith & Dufftown Railway - one of he most Northerly preserved railways in the country. With over 10 miles of line your journey starts at Dufftown Station and travels through the scenic Speyside along the banks of Loch Park, past Drummuir Castle and onto Keith.  After the journey, you will travel through Speyside on the coach to Elgin for some time here before returning to the hotel in time for dinner.

 

West Highland Line 

Today we travel to see the Grade A listed Commando Memorial at Spean Bridge; a dedication to the men and Commandos of WWII. After this we travel to the famous Glenfinnan Monument then on through scenic Lochaber to the fishing port of Mallaig with time for lunch before boarding the diesel train for return journey to Fort William on the world famous West Highland Line.

 

Strathspey Steam Railway & Grantown on Spey

Boarding the steam train at Boat of Garten this morning we travel the 10 miles to Aviemore aboard the Victorian carriages and through some impressive Speyside scenery. A leisurely afternoon will be spent in Grantown on Spey.

 

 

 

 

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 4 Jun, 2018 NETHY155 1 5 £299.00 0 Please call