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
Jewel of the Desert: Cape Town to Windhoek 14 days from $6600
A railroad safari across some of Africa's most spectacular landscapes. Deep canyons, open plains, wild animals and the highest sand dunes in the world. Climb aboard the African Explorer for the voyage of a lifetime.
Departs from October 2019 to November 2020.
Rovos Rail - Namibia Safari - Pretoria - Walvis Bay 9 days from $5082
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 2019 to May 2019.
Shongololo Express - The Good Hope Adventure 15 days from $6512
This 15-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 2019 to November 2020.
The Emerald Isle Express 9 days from $7019
Experience the best of Ireland on this 9-day vacation to Dublin, Waterford, Cork, Killarney, Limerick, Galway, Connemara and more. A private heritage train takes you throughout the country, and after comprehensive sightseeing enjoy stays in luxury five-star Irish Castle, City, and Country Hotels.
Departs from September 2019 to September 2019.
The Golden Eagle - A Taste of the Silk Road 13 days from $17795
Discover a land of fable and legend. Ancient Silk Road cities. bustling markets and stunning desert scenery await as we ply the Silk Road trading routes by private train on a day adventure between Almaty and Moscow.
Departs from April 2019 to October 2020.
The Golden Eagle - Arctic Explorer - Quest for the Northern Lights 12 days from $12995
From St Petersburg to the Norwegian Arctic Circle, join our quest for the Northern Lights.
Departs from February 2020 to December 2020.
The Golden Eagle - Arctic Explorer - Quest for the Northern Lights - New Year 12 days from $12595
Celebrate the New Year and Russian Christmas in Style!
Departs from December 2019 to December 2020.
The Golden Eagle - The Trans Siberian Express 15 days from $16695
Undoubtedly the world's greatest railway journey, the Trans-Siberian Railway runs like a steel ribbon connecting east and west from Moscow over the Urals, across the magnificent Russian steppes and alongside the shore of the world's largest freshwater lake.
Departs from June 2019 to September 2020.