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Little Trains of the Pyrenees

 

  • Overview

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    • Take in spectacular views of the Pyrenees
    • Enjoy journeys on-board some of the region’s most famous railways
    • Admire the beautiful Cap de Creus Nature Park while on-board the Roses Express Train
    • Make the most of a Thuir wine tasting experience, before boarding the Little Yellow Train
    • Sit back and relax with a train journey from Rivesaltes to Axat

    Take in splendid scenery and admire incredible views the Pyrenees are famous for, while travelling on a number of famous trains. From our base in picturesque Port de la Selva, we travel through the Cap de Creus Nature Park on the Roses Express Train, travel on-board the Little Yellow Train, and enjoy a scenic train journey from Rivesaltes to Axat. Read More

    Great for:

    • Great for - Culture
    • Great for - History
    • Great for - Nature
    • Great for - Railway
    • Great for - Scenery


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    ADDED VALUE
    Enjoy free table drinks with evening meals at your hotel
  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

    LOCATIONS


  • The Hotel

    YOUR HOTEL


    Hotel Porto Cristo

    Enjoy a relaxing stay at the Hotel Porto Cristo, where guests will find excellent leisure facilities. Situated just a short distance from the Cap de Creus Nature Reserve, the hotel is surrounded by beautiful scenery.

    • All rooms are en suite, with flat-screen TV
    • Lift access
    • Bar area
    • Restaurant
    • Terrace
    • Spa and wellness centre (extra charge payable locally)
    • Wi-Fi
    • Official four-star rating
  • Excursions & Extras

    INCLUDED EXCURSIONS


    Full Day: Cap de Creus Nature Park on Roses Express

    We enjoy a relaxing journey on-board the Roses Express Train, which travels through the beautiful scenery of the Pyrenees and takes in a number of wonderful landmarks along the way. We journey through the Cap de Creus Nature Park on-board this train, which is famous for its splendid landscape.

    Be sure to admire views of the Canyelles Petites and the monolithic Dolmen de la Creu d'en Cobertella during our journey!

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    Full Day: Thuir Wine Tasting and Little Yellow Train

    Our excursion begins as we make our way to Thuir in Southern France, where we visit a local vineyard. Here, sample some of the excellent wines this town is famous for with a wine tasting experience, before we continue our journey to board the Little Yellow Train.

    So called for its appearance, the Little Yellow Train travels from Villefranche de Conflent to stop at Europe’s highest station - Bolquere - and then continues through the beautiful plateau of the Cerdagne to La Tour du Carol. Relax on-board and enjoy the beautiful views as we travel. 

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    Full Day: Train from Rivesaltes to Axat
    We enjoy a fantastic train ride today, travelling from Rivesaltes to Axat. We board the train in Rivesaltes after a scenic drive to this picturesque town, and then enjoy a journey along a hundred-year-old railway line. Take in a great many landscapes, from mountain scenery to open plains and forests. We travel all the way to Axat, where we disembark the train and continue home. 

    OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS


    Dali Museum
    Figueres and the Dali Museum
    This small town now attracts visitors from all over the world thanks to its association with the artist Salvador Dali, whose weird and wonderful surrealist works of art can be viewed in the Dali Museum. We visit this marvellous museum during our time here to admire the artist’s famous creations. 



    EXTRAS

    Table drinks
    Enjoy free table drinks with evening meals at your hotel

 


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What's included

  • Coach Travel
  • Eight nights accommodation
  • Overnight stays on outbound and return journeys
  • Daily breakfast, seven evening meals
  • Porterage
  • FREE table drinks at Hotel Porto Cristo
  • Three included excursions
  • One optional excursions

Hotel Porto Cristo

Enjoy a relaxing stay at the Hotel Porto Cristo, where guests will find excellent leisure facilities. Situated just a short distance from the Cap de Creus Nature Reserve, the hotel is surrounded by beautiful scenery.

Learn more about the hotel

Hotel Porto Cristo

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Enjoy a relaxing stay at the Hotel Porto Cristo, where guests will find excellent leisure facilities. Situated just a short distance from the Cap de Creus Nature Reserve, the hotel is surrounded by beautiful scenery.

  • All rooms are en suite, with flat-screen TV
  • Lift access
  • Bar area
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • Spa and wellness centre (extra charge payable locally)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Official four-star rating
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  • British Travel Awards
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