Enjoy the peace and serenity of The Vatican with breakfast inside the city walls itself, then a private tour of the breathtaking museum.
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 just a few (of many) popular sightseeing ideas and activities to further indulge your dream vacation.
Take a two-hour tour of the fascinating Doges Palace in the evening. Avoid the crowds, and learn the stories of Casanova and other souls who once crossed the famous Bridge of Sighs
Leave the city for a tour of the beautiful village of Giverny, and the famous house and gardens of Claude Monet.
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.
Enjoy a private, morning Lemon Tour to 'Il Pizzo' Estate and see a Limoncello making demo with a tasting of lemon products.
Enjoy a private 3-hour cruise of the lake by private boat, toasting the spectacular scenery with a bottle of Prosecco.
Ride the highest open railway in Europe to the top of the Gornegrat for amazing views of the Matterhorn, then spend the night in the highest hotel in Switzerland, at the very top of the Gornegrat, the 3100 Kumhotel.
Embark on a fascinating tour of the spectacular Florence Duomo Complex, including a guided tour of the Cathedral and its amazing Dome - the largest masonry construction ever built.
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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