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Guided Rail Ale Trail - For the Love of Ale Valentine's Day Special

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    An ideal date choice!

    Looking for something a little different this Valentine's Day? It's a date with our Valentine's Day Special Guided Rail Ale Trail! Board a heritage steam engine and explore the picturesque Lancashire towns and villages dotted along the line, as well as some of the best drinking spots. From atmospheric pubs to cosy bars, the Rail Ale Trail experience could be the ideal date choice for you and your Valentine.

    Ticket price includes a full line return ticket, Blue or Green Badge Guide, a complimentary bottle of ale to get you started and a hearty pub lunch to keep you going.

    Tour Type: Occasion
    Start: 11.30am from Bury Bolton Street Station
    Finish: Between 4pm - 5pm
    Service: 12pm Steam (Heywood Blockade Timetable)
    Lunch: Irwell Works
    Cost: £35.50
    Walking Grade: 1

    GradeAmount/Type of Walking
    1 Walking on pavements in local villages
    2 Walking 10 – 20 minutes between pubs, walking on pavements and hills in local villages
    3 Hiking involved, steep hills, 20 minutes – 1 hour walk

    Read more about our Rail Ale Trail Guided Tours

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    • More ways to book

      Pre-booking is essential and early booking is recommended. To make a booking simply select one of the following options:

      Telephone: 0161 764 7790
      (daily 10am - 4pm)

      Pop into our Information Office
      Bury Bolton Street Station, Bolton Street, Bury, BL9 0EY (daily 10am - 4pm)

      See our Terms and Conditions. Online booking fees apply. Payment can be made by credit or debit card or cash. Cash payments can be made at Bury Bolton Street Station only.

    • Gift vouchers for every occasion
    • Photo: Free bottle of local ale!
      Rail Ale Trail

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