Luxury Train Journeys

Spain

El Transcantabrico

El Transcantabrico is a luxury train running through the exquisite northern Spanish provinces, and it’s green northern hinterland fringing the Atlantic coast and the Bay of Biscay. The provinces of Galicia, Asturias, Cantabria and Pais Basque offer an amazing array of authentic Spanish experiences. The scenery is dramatic and the whole area is becoming more and more well known for its local cuisine, in fact boasting some of the finest restaurants in Europe. Local customs and delicacies are a real highlight of a visit to northern Spain and El Transcantrabico offers a unique and luxurious platform from which to experience this.

El Transcantábrico uses original 1923 Pullman coaches of historical railway heritage and have been specifically decorated for this luxury train. Each suite has its own spacious bathroom, elegant amenities and fittings, internet access and a well stocked mini bar, making your journey especially comfortable.

Itineraries include;

Santiago de Compostela to San Sebastián in either direction,

San Sebastian – Villasana – Santander – Cabezon – Santillana – Arriondas – Candas – Viveiro – Santiago de Compostela

Leon to Santiago de Compostela in either direction.

Leon – Cistierna – Villassana – Santander – Arriondas – Candas – Luarca
– Viveiro – Santiago de Compostela

Spain

Trans Al Andalus

This magnificent luxury train offers you the perfect opportunity to take in all the
wonders that Andalucia has to offer. It is the heart of the south, and encapsulates all the wonderful diversity that Spain has to offer. It is the frontier lands, of great historical significance in the Spanish battles of Christians and Moors and is now enriched as home of Flamenco, great Moorish architecture, magnificent Catholic Cathedrals cast against stunning landscapes. Al Andalus has seven sleeper carriages, five of which are original Wagon-Lits carriages dating from 1929 and has four lounge cars, dating between 1928 – 1930. All have been lovingly maintained to the highest standard, exceeding expectations of even the most discerning traveller. The four lounge cars are used as restaurants, and lounges and each have large picture windows enabling all guests to enjoy the spectacular scenery. There are twelve standard Junior suites which have two lower beds and twenty superior suites which have a double bed. Each suite has a safe, a closet and a large bathroom with shaving points and a hairdryer. All suites are individually air conditioned, with train stewards available at all times. The Andalusia itinerary travels through Andalusia in southern Spain, with visits to (amongst other places) Seville, Cordoba, Granada, Ronda and Cadiz, thus taking in a wide sweep of Southern Spain, whilst being transported through stunning scenery from the mountains of the Sierra Nevada to the Atlantic Ocean.

Andalusia Itinerary

6 days/5 nights, with Monday departures.

Seville – Jerez – Cadiz – Ronda – Granada – Linares-Baeza – Cordoba – Seville

Prices start from $4190* per person

* prices based on travel in a junior suite, and vary according to suite type and seasonal fluctuation.

UK

Belmond Royal Scotsman

Join a privileged few on aboard Belmond Royal Scotsman, with a maximum of just 36 guests as you explore the magnificent scenery of the Scottish Highlands. Departing from Edinburgh Waverley Station, Belmond Royal Scotsman takes guests straight to the
heart of Scotland, passing through glens, lochs and mountains steeped in the lore of characters such as Rob Roy and Bonnie Prince Charles. Visit exceptional places of interest, such as romantic castles, whisky distilleries and private residences. Life on the train is relaxed and indulgent, with the finest local produce served in the Dining Cars. As the evening mist enshrouds the distant peaks Belmond Royal Scotsman slips quietly into a siding where it stables for the night, guaranteeing a good night’s sleep.

Itineraries available from two to seven nights,

Country Homes & Gardens of Scotland (4nights)
Grand North West (7 nights)
Grand Tour of Great Britain (7 nights)
Grand West Highland (5 nights)
The Classic Tour (4 nights)
Highland (2 nights)
London – Edinburgh (1 night)
Western (3 nights)

Belmond British Pullman

Step on board the Belmond British Pullman, sister train to the Venice Simplon
Orient-Express, and you are back in the heyday of great train travel. From the moment you join the train, you are transported to a world of pure indulgence. Take a seat in the vintage carriages that once ran on legendary 1920s services such as the Brighton Belle and Golden Arrow. Glide through stunning scenery to destinations all over Britain as champagne flows and gourmet cuisine is served. This truly is an elegant day journey out of London.
Day tours depart from Victoria station, London on select dates.

Trip options include

The Golden Age of Travel
Brighton Belle
Murder Mystery Lunch

Prices start from $485* per person

* Prices based on low season travel and may vary with seasonal fluctuation. Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change at any time until final payment is made.