Our most popular tours

We know it can sometimes be a little tricky to pick exactly what itinerary you want to go on, especially when all of those on offer are so intriguing! Because of this, we thought we’d put together a small collection of our top picks to help you on your search for the dream break – whether it be travelling by rail or by river, we’ll have you sorted in no time.

Amsterdam, Bulbfields & Waterways of Holland

Amsterdam, as I’m sure you know, is a wonderful, vibrant city! There’s plenty to do here, from exploring the late Anne Frank’s home to visiting the zoo – you won’t get bored. Take a tram ride through the bike-filled streets or relax on a cruise with cheese and wine along the canal. All of this can be booked online or when you’re there – be sure to make the most of a simply unforgettable destination. Why not combine all of this with a cruise aboard the spectacular MPS Lady Anne with a visit to Keukenhof Gardens?

The Hidden Lakes & Gardens of Italy

Italy is a magical place – glistening lakes, historic landmarks, and of course, the best food money can buy. It’s the perfect place if you want to sit back and watch the world go by whilst catching a glorious tan, or explore the incredible buildings that you’ll have seen in oh so many ‘rom-com’s’. Don’t miss out, we’ve got an itinerary to suit any holidaymakers perfect break! We’ll have a post dedicated to the beautiful country in no time!

Rhein in Flammen

Rhine in Flames

This is the Rhine in Flames, an annual celebration of the wine harvest season which brings joy to the towns and villages along the river, drawing visitors from near and far. Join the festivities on this relaxing cruise and visit treasured spots, including the cathedral city of Cologne and the quaint wine town of Rüdesheim, before taking up position for this breathtaking event. The Rhine in Flames is something that any seasoned river-cruiser will know all about! With a chance to float along with the Flotilla, we think it’s a holiday of dreams!

Yellow Train Pyrenees

Little Trains of the Pyrenees

From the journeys aboard the iconic ‘Little Trains’ to the blissful mountain landscapes that you will temporarily be a part of, the Pyrenees is an idyllic destination no matter the time of year. From snow-capped mountain peaks to warm days in the valleys, this trip is one of our best, and one that our customers simply never get tired of. Based in the pretty town of Roses on the Spanish coast, we spend our days experiencing diverse culture and mesmerising landscapes. If you’re a rail fanatic or love the spectacular scenery, this is one you won’t want to miss. Get your camera at the ready, these are photos you’ll want to frame.

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Delights of Amsterdam & Dutch Bulbfields

Any keen gardener will have been counting down the days to their next trip to Keukenhof. Why not combine this with a cruise aboard the 4* MS Serenity and visits to Amsterdam, Hoorn and Kampen? It’s one to remember, and don’t forget, the impressive sea of colour gives you a chance to purchase beautiful flowers and inject the magnificent vibrancy into your very own garden.


Dalmatian Coastal Cruise

The Dalmatian Coast is an addition to our itinerary that we’re incredibly proud of! Interesting historic buildings and amazing excursions, not to mention the gorgeous, unforgettable scenery. It’s a trip we want to go on, and we know you will too. Step aboard your stylish yacht cruiser for an unforgettable experience along the Dalmatian coast. Not only do we cruise to the most beautiful and exciting places, including overnight stops in Dubrovnik, Split and Hvar, along the way we drop anchor so that you can take a dip in the crystal-clear waters while enjoying panoramic views of this spectacular coastline.


Harz Narrow Gauge Steam Train in clouds of smoke, Germany

Little Trains of Norfolk

One of the latest additions to our ever-growing list of holidays, and up there with the most popular, too. We explore some of the highlights of Norfolk, taking you on memorable excursions through unforgettable scenery. Make sure you don’t miss your chance to see the best parts of this county from the comfort of a train. With a steam train journey on the Poppy Line and the Bure Valley Railway, along with a cruise on the broads aboard the Southern Comfort Mississippi Paddle Boat, and much, much more, it’s a super itinerary we know will continue to be very popular!

Cruise the Danube to Vienna & Budapest

It’s one of our favourites and we think it always will be… A tirelessly popular cruise due to the itinerary and amazing places we visit on our journey along the Danube – one of the most scenic, spectacular rivers in Europe. With many included visits to places such as Passau, Melk and Vienna, you’ll need your camera at the ready!

If any of these holidays look particularly special to you, like all of them do to us, then feel free to get in touch – take a look at our website by clicking here. You can also call us on 01858 438450, or why not send us an e-mail? You can reach us at rivercruiseline@arenatravel.com or rail@arenatravel.com – our team of experienced holiday advisors will be more than happy to help with any questions you may have. Get in touch today – one step closer to your dream break!

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