Select Little Trains Of The Pyreness
12 Day Select Holiday
Based in a pretty little pueblo called Roses that stretches between the sea and mountains on Spain’s Costa Brava. Relax on the beautiful beaches or hop aboard a pleasure cruiser around the rocky coastline. A former Greek colony, you’ll find evidence of the ancient city as well as a natural marina with a network of canals. Holiday highlights include our trip on the Little Yellow Train of the Pyrenees, one of the great railway journeys of the world where the track winds through leafy forests, past gushing streams and upwards to the mountain village of Font Romeu. On another day, we hop aboard the distinctive red and white Train du Pays Cathare et du Fenouilledes – a must do tourist railway trip that takes you deep into the verdant heart of the Pyrenees.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Your Holiday Itinerary
Day One. We journey to our overnight ferry to the continent enjoying dinner, entertainment and breakfast on board.
Day Two. We continue to our overnight dinner, bed and breakfast stop.
Day Three. We arrive at Roses and check into our hotel for our seven night stay.
Day Four. Morning at leisure. In the afternoon we hop aboard the Roses Express land train and rumble into the mountain landscape of Cap de Creus Nature Park – a natural wonder with soaring cliffs and hidden coves.
Day Five.We travel into the French Pyrenees where we indulge in some tasting of local products at the medieval walled commune of Thuir. In the afternoon, it’s all aboard the historic Little Yellow Train at Villefranche where our carriage climbs upwards, scaling dramatic landscapes to the Pyrenean village of Font Romeu. After some time to look around the village, we return to our hotel by coach.
Days Six & Seven. Two days at leisure to enjoy the charms of Roses.
Day Eight. Returning to France, we travel to Rivesaltes where we board the Train du Pays Cathare et du Fenouilledes. Relax as you trundle though a land of vines and castles, slowly climbing until you reach the quaint hamlet of Axat where you’ll have free time.
Day Nine. Another thrilling day as we journey on the spectacular Núria Valley Rack Railway. One of the only ways to access the valley, this rack railway showcases this part of the world at its rugged best as it climbs seven miles from Ribes de Freser. Take in thebeauty of this peaceful oasis where the glassy waters reflect the greens and browns of the forests and where the only traffic is the occasional sailing boat drifting past.
Day Ten. It’s adios to Spain and bonjour France as we head to our dinner, bed and breakfast stop.
Day Eleven.We continue to our ferry back to the UK with dinner, entertainment and breakfast on board.
Day Twelve. We make our way home views.
- Dinner, bed and breakfast
- Door to Door* service
- Luxury coach travel throughout
- Return overnight ferry crossings
- Morning coffee & pastry on outward journey
- Guided tour on one day of the holiday
- Excursions as stated
- Select welcome pack
Select by Glenton
ALL GLENTON SELECT HOLIDAYS INCLUDE:
Luxury travel in GLENTON Select coaches, extra leg room, reclining leather seats, climate control, panoramic windows, satellite navigation and an onboard library.
- Door to Door* service
- Select welcome pack
- Guided tour on one day of your holiday
- Coffee and pastry on outward journey
Door to Door* Service for Select HolidaysSelect
For added convenience and comfort you can now enjoy Door to Door* service on all our Select holidays. Our transfer vehicle will pick you up at your own front door, chauffeuring you to our pick
up point to join our luxury Select coach.
Collect 750 Coach Miles
COACH MILES is our brand new reward scheme, allowing you to save money the more you travel with us.
On this holiday you can collect 750 coach miles.
Overnight Ferry to Continent
Your holiday moves up a gear when you board your overnight ferry for your sailing to the continent. Drop your overnight bag in your cabin then explore the ship or unwind with an aperitif in one of the bars.
On Board Dining
All GLENTON continental holidays include dinner and breakfast onboard. Head to buffet restaurant where your waiter will show you to your table and take your order if you wish to purchase any drinks. Then you’re free to help yourself from the wide selection of tasty dishes from around the world. At breakfast, choose from continental or a fully cooked menu. Alternatively if you fancy treating yourself, why not upgrade to the à la carte restaurant and enjoy fine dining with full waiter service?
Make your way to the show lounge and enjoy live entertainment throughout the evening – or take your place on the dance floor for a wee boogie! Perhaps you’d like to catch a blockbuster movie at the cinema or try your luck at the casino.
Your GLENTON continental holiday includes an air conditioned inside en suite cabin with bunk beds. However, you can upgrade to a cabin with level beds and/or sea view for a small supplement. Please ask your holiday advisor when booking.
Grab a bargain during your crossing where we leave the mainland prices behind! With special offers on treats such as alcohol and perfume.Back to top
Victoria Hotel - Roses
The seafront Hotel Victoria overlooks Santa Margarita beach, just a short walk from the golden sands and the heart of town.Back to top