Sometimes traveling by train is not only a matter of travel times but also of sophisticated luxury but with the technology of the 21st century. This is possible thanks to some luxury trains prepared to travel to different parts of the world.
Let’s start our tour of incredible trains, where you will not feel that it is much more than a train that travels a journey.
Transcantábrico Gran Lujo, Spain
Thanks to the wonderful journey through the north of Spain, the Transcantábrico Gran Lujo, makes an eight-day route from Santiago de Compostela to San Sebastián. With cabins and common spaces full of exquisite glamor that evoke the espresso of the early twentieth century but with the technology of our time.
Rovos Rail, South Africa
Considered the most luxurious railway line in the world and inspired by the Edwardian era, we find carriages with colonial-style furniture and mahogany walls and floors. They have nine routes to travel through southern Africa, such as crossing the fascinating landscapes of the African savannah at a speed of 40 km / hour or even more inspiring, making this journey in the last car that is also an open-air viewing terrace .
Belmond Royal Scotsman, Scotland
Touring the majestic Scottish mountains aboard this luxury train is a truly exclusive experience. Elegant lounges and spacious suites decorated with exquisite marquetry. The train is parked at night to guarantee total tranquility. On the train itself is a spa car operated by British wellness brand Bamford, featuring two single-treatment rooms and panoramic windows.
Seven Stars Kyushu, Japan
The mysterious and natural landscape of the island of Kyushu in southern Japan will be revealed with its two different routes aboard this luxurious train. It even has live music to liven up the moment of having drinks or live music with local cuisine. Bathrooms with exclusive design and also wagons for having tea.
Orient Express, Europe
This mythical and luxurious train really is about two types of trains. A historic train that runs from London to Folkestone and the continental train that runs through cities in Germany, Astria, Belgium, France, Hungary, England, Italy, Romania and Turkey. The most common route is the one between Venice and London. The Deluxe suites, decorated in wood, have a living room and bedroom with private bathroom, you will not have to unpack the suitcase as it is done by the crew themselves.
Characterized with the glamor of the 20s and includes the first position of the list of the favorite trains of the report “Global Whealth Migration Review 2017”.
Encompassed in this island (island of the four stations, of the East Japan Railway company from Ham, we find this high-speed train, positioned as a world reference in the luxury sector. It has 17 double suites along the 10 carriages. glan deluxe suites feature a “hinoki” (Japanese cypress) bathtub in the center, some cars designed as observatory platforms and others inspired by a tranquil Japanese forest.
Perhaps you had not considered a trip in this way and it can be an exciting adventure bathed in exquisite glamor in absolutely fascinating places. All of them are also characterized by having restaurant wagons, with the most exquisite recipes and the most delicious wines to delight the most demanding palates.