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Cambridge & Ely

Your Journey

Step aboard the famous Belmond British Pullman luxury train for a fascinating day out to Cambridge and Ely.

Sink into your comfortable seat and admire the authentic art deco fixtures and fittings of your vintage carriage. After enjoying a refreshing Bellini, savour a gastronomic three-course brunch at your table. White linen, sparkling glassware and bespoke china set the scene for this elegant excursion, while liveried stewards take care of your every need. Arriving in Cambridge around midday you will be met by guides for a walking tour of the historic university city. Your adventure continues to Ely for a visit to the famous Norman cathedral. You are welcomed back on board with a champagne reception. The epicurean delights continue with a delicious five-course dinner accompanied by fine wine. Sit back and, reflect on your day and absorb the stunning scenery filling your picture window. Few things are as quintessentially British as a day trip by rail. Travel aboard the Belmond British Pullman and make the journey as magical as the destination.


Round-trip travel aboard the Belmond British Pullman luxury train

Welcome sparkling Bellini

Fine-dining silver service

Delicious three-course brunch on the outward journey

Morning tea and coffee

Walking tour of Cambridge and King’s College

Visit to Ely, including coach transfers and cathedral tour

Champagne reception back on board

Sumptuous four-course dinner: British seasonal table d’hôte menu including Great British cheeseboard, biscuits and chutneys

Half a bottle of wine per person

Coffee, tea and petits fours

Cambridge & Ely


Cambridge & Ely

Home of the venerated 800-year-old university, the cobbled streets of Cambridge resonate with memories of the mighty minds who have studied here. 

Discover its majestic architecture and college buildings on a guided walking tour. Learn about the alumni who have changed the world, as well as the infamous “night climbers”. 

The small Cambridgeshire market town of Ely is home to arguably the greatest Norman cathedral ever built. People flock from all over the world to admire the Romanesque nave, magnificent stained glass windows and exquisite medieval carvings.

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