The magnificent Asian continent offers many delightful train journeys through scenic landscapes. Some of these trips are also full of old world charm and let you explore a world of unspoiled ights. Scroll down to know about certain luxurious world-renowned train journeys promising an exceptionally astounding experience to one and all.
Board the Maharaja Express in India to cherish a remarkable train journey experience in India. The classic journey will begin from Delhi for a three to seven day tour. Travel through the exciting cities of Delhi, Agra, Udaipur, Jaipur and Ranthambore. The luxurious train endeavours to offer a memorable experience, wherein you discover many interesting things about Indian history, culture and people. Indeed, the train is richly steeped in the essence of authentic India.
Known by different names locally such as the East Coast Line and East South Route, Jungle Railway in Malaysia runs from Tumpat to Gemas and then to the west coast line. Opt for this fascinating jungle train journey which will take you to Singapore and Bangkok and also treat you to fleeting glimpses of the beauty of Kuala Lampur, Bahru and Penang. The sophisticated décor and friendly services ensures an unforgettable journey for guests.
Eastern and Oriental Express
Where: Singapore to Malaysia and Bangkok
Explore stunning South-East Asia as you board the Eastern and Oriental Express going from Singapore to Bangkok. Admire thriving rainforests and mystifying snow-capped mountains during the journey. It was delineated as one of the World’s Top 25 Trains by The Society of International Railway Travelers in 2011. With warm service and sophisticated décor, enjoy panoramic views of remote villages, ancient temples and a lot more. The journey also lets you sample scrumptious cuisine.
Launched in the year 2009, Royal Rajasthan promises a mesmerising train journey with a lot to explore and discover about the glorious history of Rajasthan. From impeccable services and ethnic décor to lip-smacking gourmet food, the journey will leave you enchanted for sure. The seven day train journey covers Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
The Golden Eagle
Experience the splendours of scenic landscapes as you travel aboard The Golden Eagle, one of the leading trains. Enjoy stunning views of the ever-changing surrounding natural beauty, while experiencing the comfort of chic-modern décor and dedicated services. The train runs from St. Pancras to various destinations such as Warshaw, Moscow and Cologne.