As well as its scheduled trains, the Eure Valley Railway Company (CFVE) also organizes theme-related train journeys. The 2016 program is particularly tempting. Here are the dates of all the theme-train journeys scheduled until the end of May:

Lunch on board including Bretzels, Sauerkraut and all the rest… 

Sunday 28th February 2016 – Departs at 11.30a.m, return around 3p.m
Adult price: 47 € –  Child price: 22 € (does not include drinks)

The Saint Patrick’s Day Train

To mark this popular festive occasion this trip provides you with a foretaste of Irish customs and traditions. The colour green as well as plenty to drink are both on the agenda.
Sunday 20th March 2016 from 10a.m until 5p.m

Happy Easter Lunch

Sunday 27th March 2016 – Departs at 11.30 a.m, return around 3p.m
Adult price: 52 €  –  Child price: 25€  (does not include drinks)

The Historical Eure Train

Journey by train and guided walking tour in the footsteps of Aristide Briand and Bertrand Du Guesclin, two renowned characters who forged the history of Cocherel.
Monday 28th March 2016 – Departs at 3p.m, return around 5.30p.m. Supplement of 2 €  per person for the guided tour.

The Easter Egg Train

On the occasion of a huge egg-hunt, go in search of chocolates which have been hidden in the valley.
Sunday 3rd April 2016
Three departures at 2.15p.m, 3.15p.m and 4.45p.m – Supplement of 2 € per person

The Stars Train

An evening with your head in the stars…………This train journey includes on-board entertainment, an astronomy workshop and an opportunity to observe the stars.
Saturday 9th April 2016 – Departs at 8.30p.m, return around midnight

The Treasure Hunt Train

Something has mysteriously disappeared……..So go off in search of clues!
Wednesday 13th April 2016
Departs at 2.30p.m, return around 4.30p.m to be followed by an afternoon snack (Supplement of 2 Euros per person

Railway Landscapes

On this trip photographers who are passionate about their work will present you a collection of impressive and amazing photographs depicting the Eure Valley’s railway heritage.
Exhibition preview on Saturday 16th April 2016 from 10a.m. Free admission

On board Breton-style Lunch with buckwheat pancakes and Kouign-Amann (caramel-flavoured cake made from puff pastry)

Sunday 24th April 2016 – Departs at 11.30a.m, return around 3p.m
Adult price: 47 € – Child price: 22 Euros (does not include drinks)

The Scarecrow Trains

Board our train at Pacy-sur-Eure for a discovery tour of a rare collection of scarecrows tucked away in one of the Eure Valley’s typical villages.
Sunday 1st May 2016
Thursday 5th May 2016
Sunday 8th May 2016
Departs at 2.50p.m, returns around 5.30p.m

Discovering our Fauna and Flora

After a trip on board a train from by-gone days, come and explore the Eure Valley’s unimaginable natural riches.
Sunday 22nd May 2016
Departs at 10.45a.m, return around 5p.m. Think of bringing a picnic with you. Day-long guided excursion. Supplement of 2 € per person.

Special Mother’s Day Lunch

Sunday 29th May 2016 – Departs at 11.30a.m, return around 3p.m
Adult price: 52 €  – Child price: 25 € (does not include drinks)

Practical information:

Chemin de Fer de la Vallée de l’Eure
Avenue des Poilus
Gare de Pacy-sur-Eure
tel : 02 32 36 04 63
Website: www.cfve.org