Newmarket Holidays Brings You Luxury Day Trips on the Northern Belle

Be transported back to the golden age of travel by train with a luxury day excursion on the Northern Belle. With its striking décor and impeccably attired stewards, the Northern Belle is the epitome of 1930s style, and the ideal Newmarket Holidays setting from which to enjoy some of Britain’s most scenic landscapes, dining on freshly prepared gourmet food, on your way to your chosen destination. Newmarket Holidays’ selection of remarkable day trips depart from more than 60 regional train stations across the UK, taking you to some of the country’s most loved destinations in luxurious style.

The Chester Zoo

Newmarket Holidays invites you to be the VIP of the Jungle with an excursion to the Chester Zoo. With over 11,000 animals representing over 400 different species, there’s always something new to see. From new arrivals and zoo births, to updated exhibits and shows, a day at the Chester Zoo promises to be exciting for people of all ages. Take in the world’s largest jaguar enclosure and Europe’s largest congress of orangutans, as you wander the park’s 110 acres of award-winning gardens and exhibits. This day trip also features a guided tour of the historic city of Chester, built by the Romans in 79 AD on the banks of the River Dee.

The National Rail Museum

A visit to the National Rail Museum in York, travelling aboard the stunningly restored Northern Belle, is a dream come true for rail enthusiasts. Liveried service, sumptuous meals and guided tours mark this stunning day trip. Experience over 300 years of locomotive history up close and personal, as you tour the colossal halls filled with trains and railway legends, such as the Duchess of Hamilton. Step into the future of rail travel with the Japanese Bullet Train, and marvel at the sheer lavishness of the Royal Trains. Throughout this excursion, you will soak up the nostalgic atmosphere, from the astonishing museum exhibits to the luxury of your Northern Belle experience.

Choose Your Destination

These are only a taste of the nearly 40 day trips by rail Newmarket Holidays has to offer. From the rails up, the Northern Belle will take you back to the heyday of train travel. Shining brass, ceiling murals and fine wood marquetry interior set this locomotive apart from its modern-day transport counterparts. Enjoy sumptuous meals onboard, including brunch with a Bellini, afternoon tea and a gourmet dinner prepared on-board by the train’s executive head chef. Browse Newmarket Holidays’ fascinating day-trip destinations on its website, then treat yourself to a truly remarkable experience.

Specially Selected Escorted Tours with Newmarket Holidays

Since its inception in 1983, Newmarket Holidays has focused on providing its customers with excellent value. Topping off quality holidays at affordable prices, Newmarket HolidaysNewmarket Holidayscustomer care is first-rate. From the customer’s first initial enquiry to the time they return home, Newmarket Holidays’ friendly staff are there to help. With a variety of holiday options to choose from, whether a single night or several weeks, customers are sure to find the ideal vacation.

Services Offered by Newmarket Holidays

With a number of holiday types offered, customers find Newmarket Holidays has a holiday to suit every taste. From quick overnight or weekend breaks to longer vacation opportunities in diverse places, Newmarket Holidays ensures all details are taken care of.

  • Air Holidays
    Fly to a favourite or brand new destination with Newmarket Holidays. Exciting destinations include Venice and other favourite Italian locations, the United States and Canada. Because they plan ahead for a group, Newmarket Holidays is able to obtain airline tickets for its customers, ensuring a good value price for each holiday adventure.
  • Coach and Rail Holidays
    Newmarket Holidays offers a terrific selection of coach and rail holidays to many destinations in the UK and continental Europe. Experience Europe’s compelling heritage, stunning gardens and enlightening museums on an escorted tour to Paris, Brussels or a host of other continental destinations. This is also a wonderful way to attend special concerts or sporting events.
  • Cruise Holidays
    For many people, taking an ocean or river cruise is the best imaginable holiday. Newmarket Holidays offers cruises to a variety of destinations, allowing passengers to visit multiple ports and places of interest  while only unpacking once. Newmarket Holidays takes care of every travel detail, so their customers can relax and enjoy their holiday.

Award-Winning Service

In the three decades since Newmarket Holidays was founded, it has earned a reputation for providing remarkable value in travel. Newmarket Holidays has also earned a number of prestigious accolades from the British Travel Awards, including “Best Escorted Tours Holiday Company 2013″, “Best Operator to Italy 2012″, and “Best Coach Holiday Operator 2011″. This is a significant achievement for the company, as the overall winner is voted for by the consumer, rather than by a panel of judges from the industry.

The Newmarket Holidays Difference

Newmarket Holidays is placed a step above other leading guided tour operators by combining quality activities and accommodation with affordable prices. Additionally, customers can count on Newmarket Holidays to carefully plan every trip and provide a Tour Manager who is not only able to answer any questions travellers may have but who genuinely cares that each trip be memorable.