Glide through the scenery on these amazing trains
With more travellers opting to travel by train over plane and a whole host of incredible railway experiences being available to try, now is the time to start planning a rail holiday for 2021.
Proving that trains aren't just about getting you from A to B, the world's greatest railway journeys take in fantastic sites, picturesque towns and villages, and even amazing wildlife.
Rail holidays allow you to learn about other cultures as you travel alongside the locals and offer a more peaceful way to travel as you take in the destination at a slower pace - unless you opt for Japan's epic bullet trains, that is.
We all know that rail travel provides a more eco-friendly and often more affordable way of getting around but you don't have to compromise on style and luxury when you travel by train.
To show you why 2021 is the year to climb aboard and celebrate the beauty of rail holidays, we've picked the very best train journeys to take in the UK and rest of the world.
Whether you're looking for Swiss rail holidays in summer or winter, or far-flung adventures by rail, you'll love our dreamy bucket list of great train journeys.
Check out the best rail holidays to start planning now, from steam train holidays in England to scenic rail holidays Europe has to offer.