An extraordinary journey awaits you when you embark on a luxury train tour. The romance of the rails is found in the details: Step aboard rail cars from the golden era of train travel that have been lovingly restored to their original luster. Settle into well-appointed private accommodations. Relax in first-class services from start to finish including gourmet meals, comfortable lounge cars perfect for meeting fellow travellers or enjoying a night cap, and attentive onboard staff available to meet your every need.
Select a journey aboard the world’s most renowned luxury trains, from the historic carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient Express travelling throughout Western and Central Europe and the UK’s Royal Scotsman travelling between Scotland’s mysterious lochs and glens to Central Europe’s Danube Express, offering a selection of itineraries to enigmatic destinations like Budapest, Istanbul and Prague, to the once-in-a-lifetime adventure aboard the Golden Eagle Trans Siberian Express, making the 6,000-mile journey across eight time zones from Moscow to the port town of Vladivostock.
Luxury Rail Tours
Cape Town The Blue Train & Kruger 12 days from £3295
Discover the highlights of South Africa with a rail journey on the luxurious Blue Train from Cape Town to Pretoria. Ascend Table Mountain, sample local wines in Stellenbosch and enjoy fantastic game drives during a wonderful three-night stay at a hotel at the gate of Kruger National Park.
Departs from January 2016 to December 2017.
Ecuador by Rail 10 days from £TBC
Explore the multifaceted country of Ecuador on this 10-day escorted tour. Visit regional markets, colonial-era cities, national parks and nature reserves, and enjoy nostalgic rail travel on a 4-day journey along the iron rails through the majestic Andes to the Pacific Coast aboard Tren Crucero.
Departs from January 2016 to December 2016.
Namibia & the Pride of Africa 16 days from £7740
Explore Cape Town and Table Mountain, see the 'big five' in Etosha National Park, experience the mighty Sossusvlei and enjoy six indulgent nights on the incredible Pride of Africa - the world's most lavish and luxurious hotel train.
Departs from May 2016 to December 2017.