TRAVEL RTW ON LUXURY TRAINS
Fascinated by rail travel? Jump back to a different era, when the journey was as much a part of the adventure as a destination. Trains are the most civilized, comfortable and sometimes luxurious way to travel in style!
London > Istanbul on Orient Express – Istanbul fly to Moscow – Moscow > Beijing on Trans Siberian rail journey – Beijing fly to Hanoi – Hanoi > Ho Chi Minh City on Reunification Express – Ho Chi Minh City surface to Bangkok - Bangkok > Singapore on Eastern and Oriental Express – Singapore fly to Darwin – Darwin > Adelaide on The Ghan – Sydney fly to Vancouver – Vancouver > Toronto on Canadian. New York fly to Cape Town – Cape Town > Cairo on Rovos – Cairo fly to London
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London to Istanbul – Orient Express Venice Simplon-Orient-Express – “The train against which all other luxury trains are measured” – Vanity Fair A work of art in itself and a true Art Deco icon, the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train offers a journey unlike any other. Step aboard and you enter a more gracious, elegant age of travel. Romance, adventure and style are all intimately bound up in journeys and tours that criss-cross Europe, rolling through sublime scenery to some of the continent’s most alluring cities. Delightful vintage cabins, gastronomic cuisine and lively on-board entertainment make a journey aboard this iconic train one of the world’s finest travel experiences—a sequence of unforgettable moments. London – Paris – Venice and then various options to go East, up to Istanbul.
Istanbul fly to Moscow
Moscow to Beijing – Trans Siberian rail journey 12 day Big Trans-Sib (includes excursions. Based on 2 berth accommodation on board). This is a popular trip – for some good reasons! It combines the two en-route stops you absolutely shouldn’t miss (Lake Baikal & Mongolia), but within a time frame that enables you to fit it into a two week vacation from work (if you’re a victim of such pressures). Even so it’s bursting with rich content all along the way!
Beijing fly to Hanoi
Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City – Reunification Express 15 day Reunification Express Explore – explore the evocative Old Quarter of Hanoi, Sail Halong Bay, ride the famed Reunification Express, visit imperial Hue, step back in time in Hoi An, dive into the sparkling waters of the South China Sea, explore Ho Chi Minh City by cyclo Travel from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City on one of the most fascinating train journeys on earth – aboard the Reunification Express. Experience the scenic, historical, cultural and culinary highlights of this marvellous country. ‘All aboard’ for a ride you’ll never forget!
Surface from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok
Bangkok to Singapore – Eastern and Oriental Express 3 night Eastern and Oriental Express. Experience the beauty of Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore with an unforgettable rail journey on the Eastern & Oriental Express. A deluxe train of inimitable luxury and comfort, each compartment is a superbly decorated day room which transforms in moments to a cosy bedroom. From the dining cars to the saloon car, wherever you venture on this enchanting train you will encounter the same extraordinary standards of service.
Singapore fly to Darwin
Darwin to Adelaide – The Ghan 2 nights – This transcontinental adventure offers an unsurpassed view of Australia – North to South over three unforgettable days. Travel by rail between Adelaide, Alice Springs and Darwin and you are embarking on one of the great train journeys of the world. Named after the Afghan cameleers who once traversed this route, The Ghan will take you from one edge of this continent to the other, through the very centre of Australia.
Sydney fly to Vancouver
Vancouver to Toronto – The Canadian 4 days – Linking Vancouver to Toronto, the Canadian is one of the world’s most legendary and popular long haul journeys. Whether for its breathtaking landscapes, its attentive and courteous service or its outstanding dining, this train has inspired decades of fond memories for more than 100,000 travelers every year. Between 2010 and 2012, more than $22 million will have been invested in its modernization. Today, VIA Rail is proud to welcome travelers on board a Canadian that is even more beautiful, more comfortable and still just as welcoming. Surface from Toronto to New York
New York fly to Cape Town
Cape Town to Cairo – Rovos Trains 28 Days – Recapture the romance of a bygone era as you step aboard the reconditioned wood-panelled coaches and enjoy fine cuisine in five-star luxury. Rovos Rail has designed the ultimate African experience for this exclusive five-star journey, which includes the incomparable luxury of the Pride of Africa and a comfortable aircraft. This 28-day expedition will carry an elite band of intrepid adventurers through the heartlands of South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda, the Sudan and Egypt. Cape Town to Cairo: 17 January – 13 February.
Cairo fly to London
RTW on luxury trains