1. The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
Travelling from London to Venice or Paris to Istanbul in elegantly decorated Art Deco opulence, the train is a time capsule where passengers can relive old-world glamour, with gourmet meals, a champagne bar and white-gloved service.
2. Seven Stars in Kyushu
With just 14 suites, this is a luxurious and intimate voyage through the southwestern Japanese island of Kyushu, from Fukuoka to Kumamoto. Guests can enjoy the freshest seafood and traditional local delicacies during the journey.
3. Maharajas Express
This luxurious train offers several different routes, such as a seven-day “The Indian Splendour” voyage that takes passengers from Delhi to Agra. Each car has a personalised butler service, while booking the Presidential Suite includes guided off-train excursions.
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This article was originally published in the October 2019 issue of SilverKris magazine