INCREDIBLE TRAIN JOURNEYS
Luxurious train journey is an elegant choice of travel, offering the romance and opulence of a bygone era. Journey along some incredible routes, passing through stunning terrain, each one offers excellent dining experiences and personal service, relaxed sophistication and glamour and the thrill of an everchanging view.
Absorb the rich culture and cinematic landscape of a country in style.
A fabled journey through the exotic East
Step into a world of classic glamour as you travel between ancient wonders and cosmopolitan cities There’s a certain magic to this voyage, combining adventure with total relaxation. Handsome green and gold carriages conceal magnificent cherrywood panelling, Thai silks and Malaysian embroidery. Raise a toast as you meander past lush jungle, ancient temples and quaint villages. Some journeys deserve to be savoured.
Three-nights’ accommodation aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train
Dedicated 24-hour steward servic
Daily four-course dinner: Seasonal table d’hôte menu, including coffee, tea and petits fours
Daily continental breakfast served in your cabin
Daily three-course lunch and afternoon tea
Guided cruise along the River Kwai and visit to the War Museum
Guided tour of Kuala Kangsar
Depart from Bangkok and settle into your private cabin as the train rolls through Bangkok City to countryside. Dinner is served in one of the luxurious dining cars.
Afterwards, head to the Bar Car to relax with fellow travelers or retire to your cosy converted cabin.
This morning alight at Kanchanaburi for your choice of tour. The Classic includes guided visits to the River Kwai Bridge and Thai-Burma Railway Museum. Tracks to Unseen Thailand tour will have you biking through rice paddies, stopping off at a local farm. The Local Flavours tour explores the wet market, a rice noodle house and combines a raft cruise with a cooking class.
Today begins with a gentle knock at your door as your cabin steward brings breakfast in bed. Spend the morning at leisure taking in splendid scenery as we make our way through Malaysia.
After brunch we arrive at Kuala Kangsar. Travel by coach to Labu Kabong to discover rural Malaysian life with a warm welcome ceremony from the villagers. Take a guided tour through lush rice paddies ending with refreshments and a chance to sample local produce. Alternatively, advanced trekkers can follow our expert naturalist on an invigorating hill-trek. We recommend long sleeves, trousers and suitable footwear for this choice. Cold towels and refreshments await at the top while you take in spectacular panoramic views. Rejoin the train for a refreshing cocktail accompanied by live piano music before a glamorous final dinner on board.
Rejoin the train for a refreshing cocktail accompanied by live piano music before a glamorous final dinner on board.
Arrive in Singapore for your onward travel arrangements.
Train Eastern and Oriental Express – Belmond (Thailand, Malaysia & Singapore)
Nearest Airport: Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) 32 Km
Meeting Point: Bangkok Hualampong Railway Station (15:30 Hrs)
Boarding: Bangkok Hualampong Railway Station
Departure at: 17:50 hours
Disembarking at: Singapore Woodlands Railway Station (10:30 Hours)
Nearest Airport: Changi Airport Singapore (SIN) 34Km
2019/20 Departure Dates
Apr Sat, 27
Sep Sun, 8 | Tue, 17
Oct Sun, 20 | Mon, 28
Nov Sat, 9 | Mon, 18 | Wed, 27
Dec Sun, 8 | Wed 25
Jan Fri, 3 | Wed, 8 | Sat, 25
Feb Mon, 3 | Wed, 12 | Fri, 21
Mar Sun, 1 |Tue, 10 | Sat, 21 | Sun 29
Optional tours, excursions and activities.
All other services not mentioned under ‘Inclusions’
*Prices mentioned is starting from, per person based on 2 persons travelling together and sharing twin/double room, subject to seasonal surcharges and availability.
ITL World reserve the right to amend the prices in case of currency fluctuations, changes in rates of exchange, and/or fuel costs, special or high season charges and hike in the airline/hotel/rail/land transportation charges before the date of departure.
For convenience of passengers and / or feasibility of operations, ITL World or their service providers may sometimes amend the itinerary.
International hotel check in time is between 2pm and 3pm and check out time is between 11am and 12pm. (Exceptions apply). Early check in and or late check-out is subject to availability of rooms and may be chargeable.
It is the responsibility of the passengers to ensure they hold valid passport, visa, travel and medical insurance, vaccination etc., as applicable for each destination.
City/tourist tax as applicable, must be paid directly at the hotel.
To assist with visa application process, ITL World would provide copies of air tickets, travel insurance and other ground service vouchers for bookings made and fully paid for. Approval and issuance of visa is at the discretion of respective Embassies or Consulates and ITL World cannot in anyway influence this process. Certain nationals however receive visa on arrival in select countries, subject to prior online approvals