Tours of a Lifetime
Travel Back in Time with these Luxury Historic Train Rides
Rich in history and scenic beauty, luxury train travel has become one of the finest and most enjoyable ways to discover the majestic splendour any country has to offer. From one-of-a-kind excursions and world-class cuisines to unimaginable sunset hues and playful wildlife, travellers receive an unforgettable experience only train travel can provide. With so many amazing train journeys to be taken, we wanted to share some of the world’s most historic routes.
Indian Pacific, Great Southern Rail, Australia
Stepping aboard the mighty Indian Pacific, you’ll feel a great sense of anticipation as this unforgettable Australian adventure begins to unfold. A journey across the longest stretch of straight railway track in the world, guests will travel through history on a route that saw its first passenger back in 1917.
First Passage to the West, Rocky Mountaineer, Canada
This legendary route along the Canadian Pacific track is famous for uniting the country and connecting British Columbia to Canada more than 125 years ago. The only passenger rail service to travel this historic route, guest will transverse the Continental Divide, while experiencing the majestic Rocky Mountains.
Trans-Siberian Express, Golden Eagle, Russia
Undoubtedly one of the world’s greatest railway journeys, the Trans-Siberian Railway runs like a steel ribbon across Russia, connecting east and west from Moscow to Vladivostok. Having had its inaugural run exactly 100 years ago, there is no better time to experience this historic trip.
Cape Town Journey, Rovos Rail, South Africa
Rediscover the old pioneering trail of the Great Karoo on this 1,600 km journey throughout the spectacular mountain ranges and scenic winelands of the Cape.