Rail holiday specialist Ffestiniog Travel has released the 2018 edition of its escorted tours brochure.
It features six new escorted itineraries for next year – from the tramways of south-eastern France to the logging railroads and coastal routes of California – Rail Holidays of the World also offers a new Christmas Markets break to the Swiss city of Basle as well as the chance to see in the New Year in Romania.
NEW for 2018 are:
California – The Golden State
Ffestiniog Travel’s first-ever dedicated tour to the USA’s ‘Golden State’ Departing 4 September 2018, this 15-day holiday costs from £4,655 pp.
Joining Ffestiniog Travel’s collection of Small & Traditional tours, this comprehensive 15-day itinerary visits a country that remains charmingly off the radar as a holiday destination. Departing 9 May 2018, this 15-day holiday costs from £1,995 pp.
Bonn & The Rhine in Flames
A further addition to Ffestiniog Travel’s array of Easy Rail Holidays (one-centre, price friendly European escorted tours), this five-day trip visits the German city of Bonn during the annual ‘Rhein in Flammen’ festival. Departing 3 May 2018, this five-day trip costs from £645 pp.
Ffestiniog Travel has also added three new itineraries to its range of European Connoisseur Tours. Designed to appeal to those with a specific passion for railways, each tour explores historic and unique railways that are famous for their engineering excellence, history and the interesting routes they take.
New for 2018 are: Tramways of France, Trams & Trains of Portugal, Mallorca Narrow Gauge.
Looking further ahead, Ffestiniog Travel has also used the pages of its latest brochure to give advance notice of its forthcoming Antipodean Tour, for which clients are invited to register their interest now. Departing in February 2019, this 24-day holiday will journey across Australia and New Zealand. Price and other details are on request.