World Journeys Rail Journeys

There’s something refreshingly traditional about travelling by train, particularly if you’re traveling over a long, multi-night route. And the rail journey can be a destination in itself! Dining cars with full-service meals, uniformed wait staff  – there’s so much to love about travelling by train. Take a journey on some of the world’s most scenic, most luxurious train trips. Choose from the Rocky Mountaineer and travel through dramatic Canadian landscape, Rovos Rail in the heart of South Africa, the stunning Blue Train, a ‘moving 5 star hotel on wheels’ and more.

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Republics of the Silk Road

Central Asia 17 Days / 16 Nights 29 March 2022
A Luxury Rail Journey

Departing from Moscow, experience a fascinating rail journey aboard the luxurious Golden Eagle private train through the 'Five Stans', the Southern Republics of the...

Al Andalus
Price fromEUR 3,895 SELECT

Europe 7 Days / 6 Nights
A luxury train journey in Southern Spain

The Al Andalus train offers you the privilege of travelling in a palace on wheels. A train that evokes the Belle Epoque, unmatched in...

Amazon, Andes & Altiplano

South America 16 Days / 15 Nights
A Luxury Journey

Explore the mighty Amazon on foot and on the river. In Cuzco, stay in a 16th century mansion once occupied by the first conquistadors...

Ancient Silk Road
Price from$7,490 SELECT

Asia 17 Days / 16 Nights

Discover the legends, culture and natural beauty of the Silk Road, on this most remarkable of journeys. Some of the many highlights include visiting...

Andean Discovery
Price from$3,285 SELECT

South America 10 Days / 9 Nights

Explore the heart of South America, Peru - rich in history, customs and culture. Visit the wondrous Colca Canyon, one of the deepest canyons...

Aurora Rail Adventure & Bettles Lodge

Canada & USA 8 Days / 7 Nights

From Anchorage, travel through to the charming town of Talkeetna, where you'll enjoy a guided sled dog tour with an Iditarod champion. Continue your...

Belmond Royal Scotsman
Price fromGBP 5,665 SELECT

Europe 5 Days / 4 Nights Roundtrip Edinburgh
A luxurious rail journey through the Scottish Highlands

Along the way, guests disembark to meet local personalities, talk to experts on subjects from salmon fishing to whisky and take part in fun...

Andean Plains and Islands of Discovery

South America 3 Days / 2 Nights
Travel from Arequipa to Cusco

Travel from Arequipa to Cuzco in unforgettable style. Savour the unforgettable indulgence of the Belmond Andean Explorer train as you are whisked through Peru's...

South America 2 Days / 1 Night
Puno to Cusco

Discover the Spirit of the Andes as you journey aboard this luxury train from Puno to Cuzco. Let yourself be enchanted by some of...

Spirit of the Water

South America 2 Days / 1 Night
Cusco to Puno

Be swept up in the beauty of Lake Titicaca, the stunning final destination as you travel from Cuzco to Puno. Train journeys aboard the...

Buddhist Highlights by Train

Indian Subcontinent 8 Days / 7 Nights

Board the Maha Parinirvan Express and discover Buddha's path to enlightenment in some of the most significant Buddhist cities in the world.

Captivating China
Price from$3,995 SELECT

Asia 12 Days / 11 Nights Guilin > Shanghai

You'll be entranced by the scenery, history and people on this journey. Travel through the stunning mountain area of Longsheng and meet the friendly...

Culinary Japan
Price from$13,436 SELECT

Asia 12 Days / 11 Nights

Embark on a sumptuous culinary journey through Japan, exploring the unique tastes and sights of this gracious country! Beginning in Tokyo, enjoy a private...

Cultural Treasures
Price from$2,085 SELECT

Asia 8 Days / 7 Nights Beijing > Xi'an

Travel off the beaten track and explore the cultural treasures of China's "Middle Kingdom". Learn how to make dumplings and noodles in a local...

Cuzco, Sacred Valley & Machu Picchu

South America 6 Days / 5 Nights

An ideal introduction to Cuzco and Machu Picchu and the delightful Sacred Valley of the Incas. This area is very rich in history and...

Delhi to Mumbai

Indian Subcontinent 8 Days / 7 Nights
A luxury rail journey

The Deccan Odyssey's luxurious amenities and gracious services is reminiscent of the lifestyle lived by the maharajas in the erstwhile era. This spectacular...

Discover Toronto and Ottawa

Canada & USA 7 Days/6 Nights

Combine the bustling city life of Toronto with the history of Ottawa, topped off with a visit to the spectacular Niagara Falls.

Eastern & Oriental Express
Price fromUSD$3,025 SELECT

Asia 3 Days / 2 Nights
Luxury train journey by Belmond

The majesty and splendour of the Eastern & Oriental Express, with its comfortable and elegant compartments, delicious cuisine and superb service, combined with the...

El Costa Verde Express
Price fromEUR 3,500 SELECT

Europe 6 Days / 5 Nights
A luxury rail journey

El Costa Verde Express, formerly El Transcantabrico Clasico, is one of Renfe's luxury trains of Spain. Take a cultural and gastronomic journey through the...

BIlbao
Price fromEUR 5,775 SELECT

Europe 8 Days / 7 Nights
A luxury train journey in Northern Spain

Imagine a luxury hotel on rails that takes you to the nostalgia and charm of 20th century trains, but with the technology and comfort...

Enchanting Ecuador
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South America 16 Days / 15 Nights
Including a Galapagos Cruise

Ecuador is a little gem of South America that will surprise you with its diverse highlights.
This tour will start in Quito and then travel...

Golden Eagle Caspian Odyssey
Price fromUSD$24,395 SELECT

Asia 16 Days / 15 Nights
A Luxury Rail Journey

Explore the countries on both the eastern and western shores of the Caspian Sea - Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. With their...

Quest for the Northern Lights

Europe 12 Days / 11 Nights
A luxury train journey

Take in the beautiful cities of Moscow and St Petersburg, as well as exploring deep into the Russian and Norwegian Arctic Circle in pursuit...

The Trans-Siberian Express

Central Asia 15 Days / 14 Nights
A luxury train journey

Undoubtedly one of the world's greatest train journeys, the Trans-Siberian Railway runs like a steel ribbon across mysterious Russia connecting east and west from...

Highlights of Japan
Price from$7,315 SELECT

Asia 9 Days / 8 Nights

A wonderful introduction to Japan - from the bustle of Tokyo to the majesty of Mt Fuji. Tranquility abounds in Hakone where you will...

India By Train
Price from$2,715 SELECT

Indian Subcontinent 10 Days / 9 Nights

A unique journey across India by train, explore the Golden Triangle, take a tribal tour in medieval Jodhpur and be surprised by the energy...

Japan Adventure
Price from$11,892 SELECT

Asia 14 Days / 13 Nights

From the bright lights of Tokyo and Osaka to walking sections of the Nakasendo and Kumano Kodo trails, this unforgettable journey will allow you...

Machu Picchu in Style
Price from$5,355 SELECT

South America 6 Days / 5 Nights

Discover Cuzco and Machu Picchu while staying in stylish historic hotels and enjoying a famous journey on board the luxury Belmond Hiram Bingham train...

Maharajahs' Express: Indian Panorama

Indian Subcontinent 7 Days / 6 Nights
A luxury rail journey

The Maharajahs' Express offers the highest end of luxury train travel in India, savouring the country's rich heritage on exclusive journeys. Guests board the...

Palace on Wheels
Price fromUSD$4,043 SELECT

Indian Subcontinent 8 Days / 7 Nights
A luxury rail journey

The Palace on Wheels is one of the most luxurious trains in the world. Reflecting the rich cultural heritage of Rajasthan, the train offers...

Grand Rail Circle Tour
Price fromCAD$7,587 SELECT

Canada & USA 13 Days / 12 Nights

Book by 27 August for 4 free perks.

An epic trip made up of two successive rail routes and a motor coach journey! Grand Rail Circle fuses the sights of the Canadian...

Journey through the Clouds Explorer

Canada & USA 8 Days / 7 Nights

Book by 27 August for 4 free perks.

Marvel at scenic valleys, along the mighty Fraser River, through Hell's Gate, and past the magnificent Pyramid Falls. This Rocky Mountaineer rail route, only...

Rocky Mountaineer Rainforest to Gold Rush Discovery

Canada & USA 9 Days / 8 Nights

Book by 27 August for 4 free perks.

Enjoy Rocky Mountaineers Rainforest to Goldrush journey combined with a self drive tour through the Canadian Rockies. See hidden lakes and canyons few others...

Rocky Mountaineer Rockies to the Red Rocks

Canada & USA 2 Days / 1 Night

Journey alongside the Colorado River and through a series of canyons with steep, rugged rock walls. The route between Glenwood Springs and Moab offers...

The Ultimate Journey

Africa 15 Days / 14 Nights
A luxury rail journey

This epic train journey travels through South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania and is one of the most famous in the world. The...

Pretoria to Cape Town

Africa 3 Days / 2 Nights
A luxury rail journey

This meander is a perfect illustration of South Africa as a world in one country. Travel the grasslands of the gold-rich Highveld to the...

Pretoria to Victoria Falls

Africa 4 Days / 3 Nights
A luxury rail journey

This adventure begins with the train's departure from Rovos Rail Station in Pretoria. Travel north through Warmbaths (Bela-Bela), so named for its mineral waters,

The African Golf Collage

Africa 10 Days / 9 Nights
A luxury rail journey

This safari travels the northeastern reaches of South Africa and will entertain the most discerning golfers with a delightful itinerary for non-playing guests. Travel...

Rovos Rail: The Copper Trail

Africa 15 Days / 14 Nights
A luxury rail journey

In July 2022, Rovos Rail will set off on this new expedition traversing Zimbabwe, Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Angola. Travel across...

Rovos Rail: The Namibia Journey

Africa 9 Nights / 10 Days
A luxury rail journey

This journey takes the train from the savannahs of the Highveld to the Atlantic in the west. Departing from Pretoria, the first stop is...

Rovos Rail: Trail of Two Oceans

Africa 15 Days / 14 Nights
A luxury rail journey

Traverse Tanzania, Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Angola on Rovos Rail - the only passenger train to travel the famous east-to-west...

Scenic Landscapes
Price from$4,995 SELECT

Asia 14 Days / 13 Nights Beijing > Shanghai

Your journey through China's scenic landscapes starts in Beijing where you will visit the best of the sites there including the amazing Forbidden City,

Scotland by Rail
Price from$4,360 SELECT

Europe 7 Days / 6 Nights
Small group tour

Since Victorian times, Scotland's West Highland Line has borne savvy travellers from the vibrant, sophisticated Lowland metropolis of Glasgow into some of Scotland's most...

China & Tibet Rail Discovery

Asia 13 Days / 12 Nights
A luxury rail journey

Enjoy a rail tour with a difference aboard the Shangri-La Express, traversing across the grand wilderness of China through stunning scenery and ancient cities...

Spirit of the Andes
Price from$4,050 SELECT

South America 8 Days / 7 Nights
Quito to Guayaquil

Start in Quito before departing on a four-day immersion into the Andean World. Travel along the Avenue of the Volcanoes to Cuenca, with visits...

The Blue Train
Price from$2,008 SELECT

Africa 3 Days / 2 Nights
A luxury rail journey

The journey between Pretoria and Cape Town promises some of the most diverse and spectacular scenery the sub-continent has to offer. You'll travel around...

The Blue Train: Kruger National Park

Africa 3 Days / 2 Nights
A luxury rail journey through South Africa

Follow in the footsteps of Kings and Presidents who have travelled on this magnificent, moving five-star "hotel-on-wheels". Enjoy high tea or a pre dinner...

The Shongololo Express: African Trilogy

Africa 15 Days / 14 Nights
A rail journey through Southern Africa

The Shongololo Express provides a high quality, yet affordable, rail safari experience for visitors to Southern Africa. This exciting panoramic 15 day sojourn...

The Shongololo Express - The Dune Express

Africa 12 Days / 11 Nights
A rail journey through Southern Africa

The Shongololo Express provides a high quality, yet affordable, rail safari experience for visitors to Southern Africa. This spectacular odyssey starting in Pretoria and...

The Shongololo Express The Good Hope

Africa 15 Days / 14 Nights
A rail journey through South Africa

The Shongololo Express provides a high quality, yet affordable, rail safari experience for visitors to Southern Africa. The 15 day Good Hope journey...

The Shongololo Express The Southern Cross

Africa 12 Days / 11 Nights
A rail journey through Southern Africa

The Shongololo Express provides a high quality, yet affordable, rail safari experience for visitors to Southern Africa. This 12 day journey travels from...

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

Europe
Luxury rail journey

Embark on Belmond British Pullman from London and cross the Channel before boarding the blue and gold carriages of the Venice Simplon Orient Express.