The most amazing train ride in Britain has to be the overnight Caledonian Sleeper from London to Fort William, it is sometimes known as ‘The Deerstalker.’ You can leave London after work in the evening and arrive at Fort William in the beautiful Scottish West Highlands the next morning. Mountains, streams and woods will surround you. You may even glimpse some deers running away from the train.
It is the most romantic way to get from central London to the heart of Scotland. Every day the two Caledonian sleeper trains leave London Euston’s station. These sleeper trains are like hotels but on tracks. There are 1 and 2 berth sleeping compartments, which are first class and second class. They have proper beds and washroom, they are fully air-conditioned. They also have a lounge car with a steward offering services of wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks and snacks.
If you want to surprise your loved ones, this is one of a lifetime trip, which you should go on. To rekindle you romance, what more do you need than beautiful mountains, breathtaking streams and fresh air!
It is run by Scot Rail, the Scottish train company and is crewed by all Scottish staff. To book online you can go to scotrail.co.uk or you can call them on 08457 550033.
Fares start at £40 one-way or £99 return including breakfast sharing a 2-berth room or £169 with a room to yourself. You can also get online special offers but you have to be quick to get these great deals! If you fancy getting away from everything then this train makes your dream come true.