Turns out, you don't need a car to see Scotland. Or a plane. Or even a coach. You'll find some of the world's most iconic railway journeys and train tours in Scotland - they're a spectacular way to travel.

Add to this the postcard-perfect views you can feast your eyes on as the train rolls along, and we guarantee that, together with charming towns and beautiful architecture, Scotland will steal your heart in an instant. You may find it hard to disagree as you climb through the snow-capped mountain ranges in the Highlands or whizz past lush rolling hills of the Lowlands.

Whichever route you choose, you'll discover a land of fascinating history, mesmerising natural beauty, fabulous wildlife and spectacular heritage, all making you want to hop off the train and explore the area.