Panoramic Vistas

Panoramic Vistas

From the Andes to the Alps, from the mountains of Canada to those of New Zealand, from lakes to Lapland and from vineyards to valleys, much of the world’s awe-inspiring landscapes are best seen from the windows of your train. The speciality of travelling by train is the unrestricted view of country and city - a picture postcard vista that a road journey will never be able to offer you. Relive the romance of rail travel, the way it was meant to be.

Panoramic Vistas
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Venice Simplon Orient Express (VSOE)

  • Region: Europe
  • Type of Train Journey: Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest: Panoramic Vistas
A work of art in itself and a true Art Deco icon, the renowned Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train offers a journey you will remember forever. For more than a century, travel on the Orient Express has been the symbol of European grace and continental elegance. Romance, adventure and a little tast...

Hiram Bingham

  • Region: South America
  • Type of Train Journey: Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest: Panoramic Vistas
In July 1911, an explorer named Hiram Bingham climbed up a steep hill and stumbled on to Machu Picchu, uncovering what had been up until that moment, the Inca's best kept secret. The World was stunned by his discovery. PeruRail's luxury train service between Cuzco and Machu Picchu is named after ...

Andean Explorer

  • Region: South America
  • Type of Train Journey: Scenic Day Trips
  • Traveller Interest: Panoramic Vistas
Riding the Andean Explorer is a unique experience. It is a journey between mountains, clouds and highlands. The Andean Explorer has a subtle, delicate style of the great Pullman trains of the twenties. It boasts a full fleet of refurbished coaches including dining cars and an open-air observat...