Settle into your cosy en suite cabin and enjoy the views as the train leaves Dublin behind on its journey north, following the east coast, towards Belfast. Lunch is served en route in the two elegant dining cars named after the Irish counties of Wexford and Sligo.
Alight in Belfast to visit Hillsborough Castle, the official Northern Ireland residence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Members of the royal family have regularly used the castle as their home on their visits since 1922.
Re-join the train in Belfast and enjoy your first dinner in the elegant dining cars, as your journey continues towards Dundalk in County Louth, known as the ‘Land of Legends’.