Great Rail Journeys has released details of five new tours for 2020 and introduces its first Worldwide Small Group tours.

Taj Mahal

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The rail company has shared information on five new tours to India, South Africa and South Korea, and the first Small Group tours for the worldwide product range, through its new brochure.

All of the tours are run as escorted group tours, with the Small Group tours allowing a maximum of 20 per departure.

Louise Heatley, head of product and contracting, said: “Not only have we added brand new tours for 2020, but we have also introduced the first Worldwide Small Group tours. We have looked at some of our best-loved itineraries and recreated them for small groups.”

All tours include the services of a dedicated professional UK tour manager from start to finish, 4 and 5-star hotel accommodation, local guides, a programme of excursions, as well as some meals in the hotel and at local restaurants.

A selection of the new itineraries

The Golden Triangle, Udaipur & Jodhpur 15 day itinerary is one of four new Worldwide Small Group tours. The trip is available from January to November 2020 and will include stays in heritage hotels along with trips to the Taj Mahal at sunrise, high tea at a local house in Agra and heritage rail journeys.

The Timeless South Korea tour, departing from March to October 2020, is a nine-day trip that will take in world famous icons including an excursion to the demilitarised zone that acts as a buffer between North and South Korea.

For 2019, the Victoria Falls, Cape Town & the Garden Route 16-day trip takes in South Africa, Botswana and Zambia with a tour on the Pride of Africa luxury train. The next departure date is 9th August.

Group bookings

Group organisers wishing to find out more about group bookings should call 01904 521966 or email

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