Railway Journeys of the Isle of Man

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2 Included Excursions
  • Ride the Manx Electric Railway
  • Trip on the Isle of Man Steam Railway
  • Travel to the summit of the Snaefell Mountain Railway
  • Visit the Port Erin Steam Museum

Discover with us the beautiful Isle of Man, known as the 'Jewel in the Irish Sea', where we will enjoy some truly memorable rail journeys, seeing the island's town and country, land and sea along the way.

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Day One - Home to Douglas
We travel to Heysham, where we enjoy a sailing to Douglas and then travel onwards to our hotel, the Palace Hotel & Casino. (D)

Days Two to Four - Douglas
We’ll enjoy three great days in Douglas, making the most of two fantastic excursions. We’ll take an exciting ride on the Manx Electric Railway to Laxey, and will join the Isle of Man Steam Railway for a superb trip to Port Erin. (B,D)

Day Five - Douglas to Home
Sadly, it will be time to say goodbye to Douglas today, as we travel back to the mainland via Heysham and then return home. (B)

Palace Hotel And Casino

This popular hotel is situated in a superb location on the seafront promenade in the centre of delightful Douglas

Rooms at this hotel

Hotel Gallery

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The Local Area

Included Excursions

Full Day: IOM Steam Railway and South Coast

Today we join the Isle of Man Steam Railway for a breathtaking ride to pretty Port Erin, where we explore the interesting Port Erin Steam Museum. On then we go, to enjoy stunning views of Cregneash before returning through Port St Mary and Castletown.


Full Day: Manx Electric and Mountain Railways

We enjoy a journey on the Manx Electric Railway, which boasts the world’s oldest regularly operating electric tram cars, still operating with Victorian and Edwardian rolling stock. We disembark at Laxey, then join the Snaefell Mountain Railway for a scenic journey to the summit before continuing on our trip to Ramsey.