Welcome to Geoff's Trains

We are a specialist tour operator offering train journeys, train themed holidays and heritage steam train tours in Great Britain and overseas for
both tourists and railway enthusiasts. Our photographic holidays explore the history, scenery, railways and wildlife in a number of fascinating
destinations.

Geoff Cooke owns Geoff's Trains and personally hosts his tours. This gives the assurance that you will be cared for by the same person who
planned your holiday and steered it to success. Geoff is an experienced photographer and his tours are excellent photographic holidays.

The Geoff's Trains portfolio includes tours where fun train rides take you to places of historic, cultural and scenic interest on a fully hosted
holiday with a personal touch. Our small group holidays normally run with between 10 and 24 participants with many guests returning year
after year, ideal for photographers looking for a holiday that works equally well for their partner .
Geoff's Trains
Exploring the world's trains and treasures
Holidays for tourists, railway enthusiasts and photographers
Flickr
Photographs from past tours

Geoff's book

Luxury or Lunacy
Owning a train in Africa

Geoff explains how his interest
in operating a main line tourist
train in Zimbabwe. Filled with
anecdotes from a unique
perspective. A light hearted story
about a career that has been
anything but mundane.
Switzerland by Rail
27 July to 08 August 2018
Explore Switzerland, with emphasis on the mountain passes and base tunnels. A great experience for both railfan and
tourist.
Hosted by Geoff Cooke.
Tour successfully completed
2018 Tours
Trains and Treasures of Britain
26 August to 16 September 2018
See the railways, experience the history, view the scenery in England, Scotland and Wales.
Hosted by Geoff Cooke.
Tour successfully completed
Trains and Treasures of America
26 September to 11 October 2018
See many of America's best steam railroads and national parks, a great experience for both railfan and tourist.
Hosted by Geoff Cooke.
Tour full
2019 Tours
Switzerland by Rail
26 July to 07 August 2019
Explore Switzerland, with emphasis on the mountain passes and base tunnels. A great experience for both railfan and
tourist.
Hosted by Geoff Cooke.
Tour confirmed, booking open
Stars of Sandstone festival
Stars of Sandstone
04 to 12 April 2019
The greatest heritage festival in the southern hemisphere. Trains, planes, vintage vehicles, draft animals, military vehicles
and much more.
Hosted by Geoff and the Geoff's Trains team.
Tour confirmed, booking open
Germiston - Sandstone - Bloemfontein - Germiston Steam charters
10 to 17 April 2019
Following on from the Sandstone Festival. Ride a steam train from Sandstone to Bloemfontein and on to Germiston.
Germiston to Sandstone can be added to your steam trip, or taken as part of a Sandstone family festival package.
Tour confirmed, booking open
Victoria Falls and the Chobe Game Reserve
12 to 23 April 2019
End your holiday with a visit to the magnificent Victoria Falls and the world renowned Chobe game reserve.
Two departure dates available, hosted by Geoff and Sheelagh.
Tour confirmed, booking open

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