Railway Journeys Railway journeys offer the opportunity to discover amazing places in a personal and special way. This collection of journeys allow an intimate experience getting you closer to the big cities, isolated communities, and various natural landscapes and cityscapes. From Africa, India, Europe, Canada, Russia and more, rail might just be the best way to get around!
Our favorite Railway Journeys Belmond Europe Have you ever dreamed of traveling through Europe’s most fascinating cities on a luxury rail journey? The Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient- Express with its polished wood interior and vintage fixtures and fittings will transport you to another era where you can truly immerse yourself in the grandeur and elegance of luxury rail journeys. Be captivated by London, Paris, Venice, Verona, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Berlin. Rocky Mountaineer Traveling along unique routes along the Pacific Ocean’s breathtaking coastline and through British Colombia, Alberta and the Pacific Northwest, this infamous and memorable luxury train journey aboard the Rocky Mountaineer will exceed all of your expectations. Discover multicultural cities and the untamed wilderness and indescribable natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies as you journey through terrain not accessible by road. Rovos Rail Step aboard the most luxurious train in the world and discover the atmosphere of a bygone era. Your scenic journey starts in Pretoria, South Africa and takes you to Cape Town, Durban, Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe or Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, lasting from 48 hours to a month. Savor fine cuisine in the charming Victorian atmosphere of the dining cars and relax in Five Star luxury in one of only 36 beautifully appointed suites on board the Pride of Africa! Shongololo Express Shongololo is an indigenous word for a millipede. The name comes from native inhabitants who observed the first trains in Africa and noticed that the many carriages on the distant horizons resembled the flowing movement of a creature called Shongololo. This three star railway journey offers 72 guests three unique journeys between 12-15 days long exploring South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. Trans-Mongolian The Trans-Mongolian Railway whisks you away on a nostalgic and romantic once-in-a-lifetime journey across the continent of Asia. Starting from Moscow in Russia, follow the ancient tea-caravan route stretching 4,735 miles (7,621 km) to Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia and onwards to Beijing in China. You will pass six time zones as you traverse the Siberian tundra, the deserts and highlands of Mongolia and the Great Wall of China. Other Rail Journeys There are numerous other rail journeys across the world that will take you to thrilling destinations beyond your wildest imagination. Hop on board the Glacier Express that connects the two exclusive mountain resorts of St. Moritz and Zermatt in the Swiss Alps, see the Northern Lights by rail, travel from Spain to Morocco, discover Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria in eastern Europe or visit the enchanting Taj Mahal in Agra, India.