RAIL

UNIQUE TRAIN JOURNEYS WITH GOLDEN EAGLE LUXURY TRAINS 2016/17

A COMPREHENSIVE CATALOG OF ALL JOURNEYS BELOW IS AVAILABLE

For the last 16 years we have been working with Golden Eagle Luxury Trains who in 2016/17 are offering the wonderful train journeys below.Their luxury trains are comprised of 3 categories of compartments all en-suite – silver, gold and imperial suites. Included with the journeys are the services of tour managers, arrival & departure airport transfers, pre and post hotel accommodation, full board, drinks with lunch and dinner, 24hr onboard services, guided off train excursions with personal headsets, onboard doctor, pianist, porterage and gratuities.

Rail Pic_2TRANS- SIBERIAN CLASSIC JOURNEY MOSCOW TO VLADIVOSTOK – 8 TIME ZONES INCLUDING MONGOLIA SIDE TRIP – 15 DAYS
Moscow – Kazan – Yekaterinburg – Novosibirsk – Irkutsk – Lake Baikal – Ulan Ude – Ulaan Baatar (Mongolia) – Ulan Ude – Khabarovsk – Vladivostok or v.v. – 11 000kms

Rail Pic_3TRANS- SIBERIAN WINTER WONDERLAND –
THE TRUE DR. SHIVAGO EXPERIENCE – 15 DAYS
Moscow – Vladimir & Suzdal – Yekaterinburg – Novosibirsk – Irkutsk – Lake Baikal – Ulan Ude – Ulaan Baatar (Mongolia) – Ulan Ude – Khabarovsk – Vladivostok or v.v.

ARCTIC EXPLORER WITH NORTHERN LIGHTS – 12 DAYS
DEEP WITHIN THE RUSSIAN AND NORWEGIAN ARCTIC CIRCLE INCLUDING ST. PETERSBURG’S HISTORICAL SITES BEFORE DEPARTING.

St. Peteresburg – Kirkenes – Murmansk – Petrozavodsk – Vladimir – Suzdal – Moscow

TRANS MONGOLIAN EXPRESS WITH NADAAM FESTIVAL – 13 DAYS

Nadaam is the one and only Big Event in Mongolia and means ‘three manly games’. Known as the world’s second oldest Olympics, it celebrates what defined civilisation in the Steppes eight centuries ago; archery, wrestling and horse riding.
Moscow – Kazan – Yekaterinburg – Novosibirsk – Irkutsk – Lake Baikal – Ulan Ude – Ulaan Baatar (Mongolia)

THE SILK ROAD – MOSCOW TO BEIJING ABOARD THE GOLDEN EAGLE AND
SHANGRI-LA EXPRESS – 21 DAYS

This amazing journey connects the same routes travelled by Marco Polo, Tamerlane the Great and Genghis Khan through Russia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakstan and China. Stops are made at Volgagrad (formerly Stalingrad), Khiva, Ashgabat, Bukhara, Merv, Samarkand, Tashkent, Almaty, Urumchi, Turpan, Dunhuang, Xian and Beijing

THE CASPIAN ODYSSEY – 16 DAYS

Exploring the countries on the eastern and western sides of the Caspian Sea – Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. It includes the beauty of the South Caucasus and the great trading posts of the Silk Route – Ashgabat, Khiva, Bukhara and Samarkand

WE HAVE OVER THE LAST FEW YEARS BECOME INVOLVED WITH LERNIDEE TRAINS & CRUISES AND OFFER THE FOLLOWING JOURNEYS.

  • The Trans-Siberian by Private Train between Moscow and Beijing via Kazan, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Lake Baikal, Ulan Ude, Ulaan Baatar and Gobi Desert or v.v. – 15 days
  • The Legendary Silk Road between Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Ashgabat (Turkmenistan) via Turkestan, Tashkent, Shakhrisabz, Samarkand, Khiva, Bukhara, Merv or v.v. – 13 days
  • Persian Explorer – the Cultural Highlights of Ancient and Modern Persia – Mashhad, Kerman, Bam, Yazd, Isfahan, Persopolis, Pasargadae, Shiraz, Hafiz, Tehran – 12 days
  • Mekong River Cruise – Laos Revealed from the Golden Triangle (Thailand) to Luang Prabang (Laos) – 8 days
  • From / to Bangkok via Nakham Phanom and Nong Khai – 5 days

Aboard the trains a range of compartments are offered from en-suite to 4 berth with facilities at the end of the coach.

WE ARE PROUD TO REPRESENT IN SOUTHERN AFRICA OUR LATEST RAIL ADDITION –  RENFE ESPANA – LUXURY RAIL JOURNEYS OF SPAIN

UNIQUE JOURNEYS THROUGH NORTHERN SPAIN

EL TRANSCANTABRICO – AVAILABLE APRIL – OCT

  • Santiago de Compostela – San Sebastian or vv 8 days / 7 nights
  • Santiago de Compostela – Leon or v.v. 8 days / 7 nights
  • Santiago de Compostela – Santander or v.v. 5 days / 4 nights
  • Leon – Santander or v.v. 4 days / 3 nights

EL EXPRESO DE LA ROBLA – AVAILABLE JUN, AUG, SEP

  • Bilboa – Leon or v.v. 4 days / 3 nights
  • Bilboa – Oviedo or v.v. 4 days / 3 nights

UNIQUE JOURNEYS THROUGH CENTRAL SPAIN

AL ANDALUS – A TRAIN OF NOSTALGIC ELEGANCE

  • Round trip Seville – Seville 7 days / 6 nights Apr, May, Sep, Oct
  • Madrid – Santiago de Compostela or vv 7 days / 6 nights Jul, Aug
  • Seville – Madrid 6 days / 5 nights Jun only
  • Seville – Granada or vv 4 days /3 nights Apr, May, Sep, Oct

Prices on application