York at Leisure on the Northern Belle


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Sit back and enjoy a trip on board the Northern Belle to the historic city of York.

Departing from Edinburgh and Glasgow on Friday, 6 August 2021, take a seat in your beautiful carriage, which evokes the opulence of 1930s rail travel.

Admire the intricate details around you, including handcrafted wooden marquetry, ceiling murals and mosaic floors.

A fine dining experience awaits on the outward journey. Your table is set with pristine white linen, bespoke china and sparkling glassware. Sit back and relax as your liveried steward serves a delicious Bellini brunch.

Arrive refreshed and replete for an afternoon of discovery.

With Roman roots and a Viking past there is so much to discover and explore.

The city has over thirty museums, an abundance of independent shops and vibrant café’s as well as the magnificent York Minister all contained within the ancient city walls.

Later return to the train to enjoy a champagne reception followed by a gastronomic five-course dinner, served with our sommelier’s selection of wine.

Exclusive to DC Thomson Travel, book your seats now for the special price of £305pp*

Exclusive price of £305* for our readers (*RRP £315pp); Bookings of one or two attract a surcharge of £60 for a private table for two.

Book with confidence in these uncertain times– change your booking, up to 7 days before, without charge – Ask the reservations team for more information

To make a reservation + activate our exclusive price*,

Call 01270 899303 quoting DCT10


  • Round-trip travel aboard the Northern Belle luxury train
  • Welcome drink; sparkling Bellini Cocktail
  • Delicious three-course brunch on the outward journey
  • Morning tea and coffee
  • Free time in York for shopping and sightseeing
  • Champagne reception back on board
  • Five-course dinner: British seasonal table d’hôte menu including Great British cheeseboard, biscuits and chutneys
  • Bottle of wine per couple
  • Tea, coffee and petits fours


Northern Belle countryside

Celebrating the rather grand era of luxury train travel in the early 1930s, the Northern Belle is a luxurious yet intimate train often celebrated as one of the finest in the country.

Travelling in seven beautifully decorated carriages, each expertly decorated and taking their name from some of the country’s grandest and most iconic castles and stately homes, the train is the perfect setting for your day away.



To make a reservation, call 01270 899303 quoting DCT10

Terms and Conditions

Operated by Northern Belle.  Prices based on discounted offer for DC Thomson readers.  Subject to availability.  Every passenger travelling on board the Northern Belle luxury train does so by accepting the standard terms and conditions of carriage of Northern Belle Ltd. These can be viewed in full on the website – www.northernbelle.co.uk/terms-conditions.

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