Little Railways of the Rhine

This break isn’t just for railway enthusiasts; anyone who appreciates beautiful scenery, an indulgent spot of wine tasting and a warm welcome will love this short break. Just one highlight of our wonderful itinerary is a journey aboard the narrow-gauge Volcano Express through stunning mountain scenery followed by some time in pretty Cochem, situated in the breathtaking Moselle Valley.  


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4 Days from just £

Holiday Highlights

  • Return coach travel and ferry crossings
  • 3 nights dinner, bed and breakfast at a selected hotel in Remagen
  • Excursions to Mayschoss & Cochem
  • Rail journeys on the Ahr Valley & Volcano Express Trains
  • Wine tasting & buggy ride in Mayschoss

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05/04/2019 £295 £N/A Book Now
09/08/2019 £295 £N/A Book Now
11/10/2019 £295 £N/A Book Now
Selected Hotel

We’ll stay at a selected hotel in Remagen, ideally located for our excursions. All rooms are en suite and other facilities include a bar and restaurant.

Single Supplements Apply

Day 1
Ferry to Calais and on to our hotel in Remagen.

Day 2 – Ahr Valley Train & Mayschoss with wine tasting and buggy ride
Our first memorable railway journey is aboard the Ahr Valley ‘push-n-pull’ train between pretty Remagen and Altenahr. The scenery here is strikingly pretty and the line takes us through vineyards that produce the local Burgundy-style wines.

Fittingly, we then travel to the charming village of Mayschoss where we enjoy a buggy ride through the vineyards followed by a tasting of these delicious wines.

Day 3 – Volcano Express Train & Cochem
We travel to Engeln for our second railway journey on the Volcano Express (Vulkan), a narrow-gauge railway that takes us up into the beautiful Eifel Mountains and on to Brohl-Lützing, offering some spectacular photo opportunities along the way.

We also spend time in Cochem. Surrounded by steep vineyards, this lovely town of half-timbered houses and winding streets also boasts a flower-bedecked promenade and a magnificent castle that rises dramatically above the town.

Day 4
Travel back to Calais for our return ferry home.

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