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. Revel in first-class services from start to finish including gourmet meals, comfortable lounge cars perfect for meeting fellow travelers 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 traveling throughout Western and Central Europe and the UK’s Royal Scotsman traveling throughout 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 8 time zones from Moscow to the port town of Vladivostock.
Luxury Rail Tours
Ecuador by Rail 10 days from $3350
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 October 2014 to December 2015.
Rovos Rail - Namibia Safari - Pretoria - Swakopmund 9 days from $4795
Each year this nine-day 3,400-kilometer journey takes travelers from the savannahs of the Highveld to the Atlantic Ocean in the west by luxury rail.
Departs from April 2015 to April 2016.
Shongololo Express - The Good Hope Adventure 14 days from $3250
This 13-day rail adventure aboard the famed Shongololo Express traverses great stretches of southern Africa, incorporating virtually every internationally regarded must-see sight and highlight.
Departs from November 2014 to October 2015.