Experience Switzerland's natural wonders and cultural treasures on sightseeing adventures from beautiful lakes surrounded by charming towns, to Europe's highest peaks in the Swiss Alps.
Sightseeing and Activities
With so many destinations worldwide, discover some of the most amazing sightseeing and activities. Customize your activities to fit your needs.
Explore the Endless Possibilities
One of the best ways to experience a new destination is through our sightseeing tours and activities, which are expertly suggested to you by your travel consultant. Whether you are a foodie looking to taste your way through the town like a local, a history buff looking to soak in the ancient past, or want activities for the whole family to enjoy – we have endless options for your vacation.
Popular Sightseeing and Activities
Whether you're in these top destinations for a short amount of time or an extended time, here are popular sightseeing ideas and activities to further indulge your dream vacation.
Italy brings centuries of history into combination with modern luxuries, delicious cuisine, and beautiful landscapes. Featuring cities such as Rome, Florence, Venice, Sorrento, and the Amalfi Coast, Railbookers can plan a trip of a lifetime.
From orange tree-lined streets, tapas, architectural delights, and cities with their own rhythm and culture, Spain is full of sightseeing and activities for everyone.
France offers a wealth of experiences, from the iconic landmarks of Paris to discovering charming towns and villages, indulging in world-renowned cuisine, and stunning coastal scenery.
Sightseeing throughout Austria offers a diverse range of experiences, from exploring historic cities like Vienna and Salzburg to enjoying outdoor activities in the Alps and indulging in delicious Austrian cuisine.
Portugal offers a diverse range of experiences, from admiring the intricate Manueline architecture in Lisbon to exploring the Douro Valley vineyards and tasting world-renowned port wine in Porto, and relaxing on the beaches of the Algarve.
Castles, cliffs, causeways, coastlines, and culture! Ireland is full of exciting experiences and breathtaking views. Grab your Guinness or whiskey and get ready for some adventures.
Scotland is rich in history and steeped in tradition. From the stunning highlands to the bustling High Streets, Scotland promises to captivate you at every turn.
With 32 boroughs, it is a bustling megalopolis that seamlessly blends ancient history, important heritage, sleek modernism, and buzzing sophistication.
Visit the beautiful coastal town of Cefalu with a tour from Palermo, and be amazed by its rich archaeological treasures and world-famous 12th-century Mosaics.
Experience the beauty of Alaska with its glacial waters, pure white peaks, and lush forests. Embark down the Inside Passage to uncover the majestic Juneau Icefields, the Tongass National Forest, and the ecosystems of Glacier Bay National Park.
Enjoy a ride on the iconic Maid of the Mist to Niagara Falls or on the legendary Rocky Mountaineer train to explore Canada's wilderness.
With approximately 7,000 registered historic buildings and over 75 museums covering diverse subjects such as Van Gogh and Vodka, there is truly something for every traveller's taste.
Budapest, Hungary's capital, offers a picturesque view of its rich history on the banks of the mighty Danube River. The city is bisected by the waterway, with Buda on one side and Pest on the other.
Discover the vibrant charm of Munich by visiting its famous landmarks such as Marienplatz, Neuschwanstein Castle, and the Nymphenburg Palace, or experience its lively beer culture at one of its many beer gardens.
Experience Krakow's historical landmarks such as Wawel Castle, St. Mary's Basilica, and the Main Market Square, or immerse yourself in its rich cultural heritage at the Kazimierz Jewish Quarter and the Schindler's Factory Museum.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I add on additional sightseeing or additional hotel nights?
Yes, you can add additional sightseeing activities and/or hotel nights to most existing rail trips we offer. When you speak with a Rail Expert, request an explanation of the upgrade options to your...
Can I upgrade to first-class rail on some or even all of my train journeys?
You certainly can. We know that many of our customers like to upgrade some or all of their train journeys to first-class. Upgrading will give you a larger seat, more legroom and even a meal and drinks...
Can I choose my train times?
Our itineraries don’t have set departure times, and if there is a train running when there are multiple trains a day, your Rail Experts will be able to talk you through the different departures. If...
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