A Culinary Journey through Time: ‘Passage to India’

by | Nov 24, 2021 | Explore Newcastle

Are you seeking an extraordinary culinary adventure in Newcastle? Embark on the enchanting ‘Passage to India,’ a ‘Raj Style’ escorted train service from Newcastle Central Station to the Valley Indian Restaurant in Corbridge. This unique experience features a historic railway carriage, numbered 397, built for the Great Northern Railway in Doncaster in 1912. Sit back, relax, and travel in style as uniformed staff guide you from your departure point to the restaurant.

The ‘Passage to India’ package offers return travel for your entire group and a sumptuous four-course meal from the Valley’s esteemed menu. Orders are taken during the train journey from a comprehensive à la carte menu, ensuring your meal is ready upon arrival. Indulge in any starter and main course of your choice, complemented by the chef’s selection of vegetables, naan bread, and rice. The dining experience concludes with a delightful dessert and coffee accompanied by special chocolates.

Nearby Accommodation

For those needing accommodation, Embassy Hotel is conveniently located just an 8-minute drive from Newcastle Central Station, the departure point of ‘Passage to India.’ The 3-star hotel in Gateshead is ideally situated in the metropolitan area of Tyne and Wear in Gateshead’s Lobley Hill, providing a perfect setting for both business trips and leisurely weekends. Conveniently located off the A1 with free parking, Embassy Hotel ensures a hassle-free arrival. The hotel boasts amenities like a tea/coffee maker, free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, and luxuriously comfortable Hypnos beds, making it an ideal base for your adventures or relaxation in the North East. Learn more: www.embassynewcastle.com 

Package Pricing:

  • Groups of 10 or more: £38.50 per person
  • Groups of less than 10: £42.50 per person
  • For latest information, visit: Official Website

Indulge in a memorable journey that blends historical charm with exquisite cuisine on the ‘Passage to India,’ and enjoy a comfortable stay at Embassy Hotel. This is more than just a meal; it’s an experience that promises to leave you with lasting memories.

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