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Honeymoons
& weddings
  
Honeymoons and weddings abroad are tailor-made by Expressions Holidays. Contact us for a range of honeymoon and wedding destinations around the world and an amazing choice of honeymoons from island-hopping to visiting cultural sites.
Authentic
Experiences
  

With Authentic Experiences from Expressions Holidays you enter a world of genuine holiday and travel experiences within the framework of one of our tailor-made holidays, be its significance culture, gastronomy, wine appreciation, wildlife, sports or special occasions.
Spa
holidays
  

Expressions Spas opens a world of tailor-made spa holidays that allows you to choose according to region, type of treatment desired, product type and recommends for your party type, whether it be for couples, singles or perhaps mothers and daughters travelling together.
Family
holidays
  

Expressions Families affords you an amazing choice of sophisticated resorts ideally suited to families in selected destinations worldwide. You can also choose according to required facilities in resort and we suggest holidays for families with grandparents and single parent families too.
Rail
holidays
  

Expressions Holidays offers you tailor-made rail holidays and journeys by train, including luxury trains, scenic journeys and classic rail tours.
Worldwide
journeys
  

Tailor-made journeys and tours for individuals and small groups to selected destinations around the world from Burma to Italy, from Vietnam to India.
  • Rail holidays to Austria

    Rail holidays to Austria

    Rail holidays to Austria offer the chance to enjoy beautiful scenery whilst travelling between destinations. High speed services through the Alps cover long distances in relatively short times, allowing you to leave the UK in the afternoon and arrive in Austria the following morning.
    Expressions Holidays can tailor-make your rail holiday to Austria, selecting the most convenient and comfortable options depending on your requirements. We offer a range of hotels in all destinations, including luxury five star and charming boutique hotels.

    How you travel to Austria by train
    The train journey to Austria usually starts by taking the Eurostar from London St Pancras or Ebbsfleet to Paris Gare du Nord. It is possible to start your rail holiday with a night or more in Paris, or with a straightforward change of station in Paris you can connect straight onwards to the mountains. There are a number of different options for trains from Paris towards the Austrian Alps. You can travel overnight by comfortable sleeper train from Paris to Munich and then continue the next day by train into Austria. Alternatively, you may wish to visit Switzerland, then travel by train from Zurich to Salzburg or elsewhere in Austria. Another option is to travel by Eurostar from London to Brussels, through Germany and then on to Austria.

    Suggested holidays
    We have assembled some suggestions for rail holidays to Austria, combining stays in Vienna with visits to other countries. We can tailor-make rail holidays to Austria with breaks at any of the hotels which we feature, allowing you visit multiple countries along the way. You may choose to travel both ways by train or to return by air.

    Client testimonials
    “This was a fantastic holiday, it involved a lot of train travel but it was worthwhile to see the beautiful scenery of Switzerland and Austria. Great hotels. Recommend to anyone. Vienna and Budapest – top notch.”, Mr H, about a rail touring holiday to Budapest and Vienna, September 2017

    “Thank you Georgina for putting together an interesting, detailed and efficient itinerary which worked like clockwork and resulted in just the excellent trip that we had hoped for.”, Mr H, about a rail touring holiday to Switzerland and Austria, June 2017


    Expressions Holidays is an independent specialist tour operator which was established 25 yearsin 1989 and offers tailor-made rail holidays within Europe and further afield, providing personal service with a professional approach. We pride ourselves on interpreting your demands and requirements to provide you with the holiday that you want, ensuring a successful match between client and holiday.. Not only are your holidays tailor-made to your individual requirements, but you also have the chance to deal with one person from beginning to end, offering you confidence and security and the best possible prices.

    Personal and professional service
    We personally know the majority of the hotels that we feature, and we put together our holidays with our clients in mind. Contact with Expressions Holidays means contact with the people who know the holidays, who will share their knowledge and experience with you – our team of travel consultants know the country and culture very well, and operate a concierge service that helps you to explore every aspect of special interest or activity that fits with your holiday.
    All aspects of your holiday are personalised, from the itinerary to your holiday confirmation and documentation which provides you with information that is relevant to you. From the point of initial contact with us, you will deal with the same sales consultant, who will handle all aspects of your booking and ticketing.
    We approach your holiday in a way that offers you the arrangements you want, not to slot you in to pre-existing arrangements. This might mean juggling dates, securing the last available room at a hotel or tailoring a complex itinerary involving numerous components. Your holiday is as individually fashioned and tailor-made as you want it to be.

    How we price your holiday
    All prices mentioned on our website and in our brochure are simply guides, as there are many variations that might affect the price including exchange rates, flight costs and special offers. To find out exact prices for the holiday that you are interested in, contact us for a tailor-made quotation.
    All our holiday arrangements have been designed to afford you maximum flexibility and freedom of choice. We include travel arrangements, whether it be flight, ferry or tunnel crossing or rail travel as well as many nights' hotel accommodation as you want, in as many different places.

    Our Price Guarantee
    We guarantee that once you have made a firm booking with a deposit payment, there will be no increases in the price of your holiday due to currency movements. If, for any reason, there have been changes in the price of the holiday you want, you will be advised at the time of booking.

    Full Financial Protection
    Full financial protection is offered when you book a holiday with us. Our air holidays are ATOL protected, and we are a member of the Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited to protect non-flight packages. We are also members of ABTA and AITO (the Association of Independent Tour Operators), an organisation of some of Britain’s best specialist tour operators.

  • Budapest and Vienna by train

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    Travel through the Swiss and Austrian Alps to the Hungarian capital city then continue to the capital of Austria, spending 3 nights in each location.
  • Highlights of Switzerland and Austria by train

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    A 9 night rail holiday which allows you to discover the stunning Alpine scenery of Switzerland and Austria, visiting key destinations in both countries.
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  • OUR HOLIDAYS

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      Rail holidays and train journeys, tailor-made.

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      Italian garden holidays and tours for individuals and small groups

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      Visit our selection of tailor-made family holidays to selected hotels and resorts around the world.

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      Tailor-made cookery holidays in Italy

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      Our selection of authentic experience and special interest holidays.

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      Luxury tours for individuals around the world

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