This experience is very popular and we are currently booking a minimum of 4 weeks in advance.
Enjoy a beautiful 14 mile return journey (on one of the time slots below) as well as a delicious cream tea at Dalegarth Café in the Eskdale Room. Your cream tea includes a selection of sandwiches (ham, cheese, egg mayo and tuna mayo), home-baked fruit scones with butter, jam and clotted cream, served with tea or coffee. Travel on scheduled services is included.
'Cream Tea, Steam & Sparkle'
Why not add a little sparkle and upgrade to add a mini bottle of Prosecco for two persons for just £9.00.
A great way to indulge yourself or a loved one!
Choose the Eskdale Belle Experience to enjoy a day out in our private carriage; the Eskdale Belle, a beautifully crafted coach with comfortable seating, a wood panelled interior and additional space.
Guests MUST arrive 30 minutes prior to departure time. You will arrive at Ravenglass Station and collect a takeaway hot drink and shortbread biscuits from the Turntable Café for your outward journey. When you reach Dalegarth there will be a 40 minute turnaround before heading back to Ravenglass. You will be presented with a hamper to enjoy on your return journey which will contain a selection of sandwiches (ham, cheese, egg mayo and tuna mayo) sausage rolls, traybakes, fruit scones (with butter, jam and clotted cream), mini Prosecco with glasses, choice of tea/coffee, a guide book and a tea towel. The hamper and all of its contents are yours to keep!
Joan, our new Pullman Observation Carriage is available for private hire for one way and return journeys. Ideal for small family groups or household bubbles. Joan seats up to 14 passengers in comfort with panoramic views of the coast and mountains as you travel the line. Please note we can currently only allow 8 passengers inside this carriage when it is hired from two households inc support bubbles or 'rule of six'. Dogs are not permitted in this carriage.
Enjoy a day out at Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway with a return train ride and picnic box lunch for up to four people. With this voucher each person will receive a return train ticket from either Dalegarth or Ravenglass station and a picnic box which includes: Sandwich (a selection to choose from when booking, made to order on brown or white bread) crisps, drink, flapjack. Please let us know of any dietary requirements you have when booking your tickets so that we can accommodate you.
Once you have purchased your gift experience, please call us on 01229 717171 to confirm the date and time of your experience.
Unfortunately, we are unable to run these experiences at the moment. Please email us if you want to be added to our waiting list.
Gift vouchers are now available for you to purchase online and can be exchanged for railway tickets, events, retail & café items.
Vouchers must be used in one transaction and cannot be exchanged for cash. No change will be given.