Old fashioned steam trains or modern electric ones, there is a certain charm to a train journey.
Travel aboard three of the most scenic railways in the world in New Zealand: The Northern Explorer, The Coastal Pacific and The Tranz-Alpine.
If you love trains from all eras, join the Great Train Journey of Japan in November 2020.
Canada’s famous Rocky Mountaineer offers luxury and exquisite scenery as it winds through some of the world’s most beautiful mountain ranges.
In India the ‘Deccan Oddysey’ boasts plush interiors and offers a true Indian luxury experience, as do ‘The Maharajas’ Express’, ‘The Palace on Wheels’ and ‘The Golden Chariot’.
Over to Africa and the Victoria Falls – enjoy a shorter journey on the Bushtracks Express, delicious food and drinks to be enjoyed as you slowly shunt onto the Victoria Falls Bridge with a steam engine and experience viewing one of the World’s natural wonders – Mosi-oa-Tunya, “the smoke that thunders.”
The Blue Train and Rovos Rail, also in southern Africa, offer some exceptional service as they traverse far greater distances and luxurious journeys.
Board ‘The Ghan’, ‘The India Pacific’, ‘Spirit of the Outback’ or others in Australia, for splendour in this rugged and beautiful country.