Day excursions around the heart of Britain, departing from northern towns and cities
Evoking the opulent “Belle” trains of the 1930s, this luxurious yet intimate train explores Britain's beautiful countryside. Guests travel in one of 7 individually designed carriages fashioned by some of the country's top craftsman and women, including marquetry experts, muralists and mosaic artists. The superb on-board cuisine is created using locally sourced specialities, all paired with fine wines and Champagnes. The wide variety of day trips and weekend breaks includes visits to magnificent castles, destinations such as Edinburgh, Bath, Portmeirion and the Lake District, and events including Ladies Day at Ascot and the Chelsea Flower Show.