Delight in the mix of contrasting landscapes, romantic cities to the spectacular alpine vista of glaciers, flower filled meadows, alpine valleys, and gently rolling farms & vineyards.
A unique new tour exploring European steam and vintage narrow gauge trains amidst wonderful scenery in delightful destinations. Travelling, mostly by rail, through Austria, Slovenia and Hungary with some of the rail journeys truly 'off the beaten track'.
Following great feedback in 2019 our Golden October Austria Steam Adventure is back and as we don't do things by halves…it's a big one! This October the Lokpark heritage railway collection at Ampflwang opens its doors with a steam festival. A week later sees a rare steam excursion on the Mariazellerbahn Railway and we are travelling first class! In between we feature more steam on the Achenseebahn, Innsbruck's Nordkettenbahn, the Gmunden Tramway, the Traunseebahn, boat trips on idyllic Austrian
A wonderful railway holiday to see in the New Year exploring Austria by train. Celebrate 2020 in style at the historic 4-star Hotel Plankenhof in the beautiful Tyrol including a 5-course dinner, a glass of bubbly and fireworks on New Year's Eve. The tour also features two great steam train journeys on the Zillertalbahn and Pinzgauer Railways, traditional Tyrolean music, Schnapps tasting and a trip to the top of the Hafelekar overlooking stunning Innsbruck…this tour has something for everyone!
Steam Tours 2020 - More to be added weekly