Cultural Experiences

Go back in time or marvel at the wonders of the modern world. Rail journeys offer you unparalleled access to a country’s people, culture and landscapes. It allows you to soak in the sights, the history and the cultural heritage of the places you travel through at a leisurely pace. Discover the charm of cities, the beauty of the scenery and the vibrancy of the locals. Spectacular scenery combined with historical experiences, train journeys all over the world allow you to experience the rich tapestry of life. 

Maharajas' Express

  • Region : India
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

Overview Maharajas’ Express is another gem in the crown of luxury trains in India which has taken luxury train travel to a whole new level. This is the only luxury train in India which will take the guests on a pan Indian journey on a royal abode. The Maharaja Express train offers an extraordina...

Venice Simplon Orient Express (VSOE)

  • Region : Europe
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

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 : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

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 ...

Golden Eagle Trans Siberian Express

  • Region : Europe
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

The Trans-Siberian Express is a leisurely two week journey, spanning 2 continents making it the Journey of a Lifetime. Few other journeys enable the passenger to relax so completely during their course, and to rejuvenate themselves in the rhythm of the journey. This classic 15-day journey spans t...

Al Andalus

  • Region : Europe
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

The Al Andalus is a luxurious and spacious broad gauge train, a unique place from which to enjoy the Spanish landscape. The railway carriages were built in France between 1929 and 1930. They have been restored to their original grandeur that is matched with an impeccable on-board service that com...

The Blue Train

  • Region : Africa
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

The Blue Train is one of the world’s great luxury trains, and runs eight times a month between Pretoria and Cape Town. For over half a century South Africa's Blue Train has had an international reputation as one of the world's supreme traveling experiences. Take a journey into an eternal world of...

British Pullman

  • Region : Europe
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

Step aboard the British Pullman and revisit the age of luxury, comfort and glamour, when service was always flawless and life was enjoyed to the fullest at a less hurried pace; the ideal Orient-Express experience. Plush upholstery waits, surrounded by intricate marquetry, mosaic floors, solid bra...

Caledonian Sleeper

  • Region : Europe
  • Type : Deluxe Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

Taking the Caledonian Sleeper train to Scotland is the most romantic and environmentally friendly way of travelling from London to Fort William. This service links London Euston, North West England and over 40 locations in Scotland. You leave London in the evening and wake up in the middle of t...

The Danube Express

  • Region : Europe
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

The Danube Express is Central Europe’s ultimate luxury 'Hotel on Wheels', offering a very sophisticated and relaxing way to travel to some of the continent's most enticing destinations. The glamour of this train lies in the experience and in the journey, in the allure of adventure and in the style,...

The Deccan Odyssey

  • Region : India
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences

Overview Gear yourselves for an experience of grandeur and luxury on the land of the mighty Marathas which stands true to their glorious past and rich heritage. Welcome to the enticing Maharashtra experience aboard the lavish DECCAN ODYSSEY. Each journey is an exploration of the exotic landscape...