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Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

Topic Journey On An Orient-Express Tour
Read Time 5 Minutes
Author Laura Radford, Travel Writer 


It doesn’t get much better than the freedom of rail travel. No airport waiting times, no delayed flights, no logistical nightmares. Just a comfortable space, with plenty of gorgeous scenery to marvel at and a great option to combine multiple destinations into one trip. But if you want to take your next rail journey up a notch with the ultimate in rail travel luxury, then look no further than an Orient Express tour. Discover what it is like travelling on one of the most luxurious, and most famous rail journeys in the world…


The Venice-Simplon Orient Express is a journey truly filled with glamour and sophistication, you will feel as though you have stepped back in time to the Golden Age of rail travel, but with a modern twist.


Operating between March and November, primarily between London and Venice, but with plenty of other options too, this private rail journey operated by Belmond, allows you to enjoy endless sweeping views of the picturesque landscapes of Europe, all whilst enjoying a unique opulence on board luxurious rail cabins from the 1920s and 1930s.


You’ll find stunning polished wood finishes, combined with some of the finest fabrics and upholstery, synonymous with the Belmond brand, the world over. A total of three restaurant cars, where you’ll experience the utmost in culinary delights, complete with exquisite cutlery and glassware. Relax with a glass of champagne as you enjoy the onboard pianist’s charming notes which is included on an Orient Express tour.


Take your pick from historic cabins, where your bed transforms into a sofa for daytime relaxation, to the unparalleled luxury of a Grand Suite, which includes a bedroom, living space, private bathroom, and luxury amenities. Choose a room that suits your travel needs when booking an exclusive Orient Express tour. 


As far as where you’ll go and how long for, the choice is yours. Take your pick from our choice of 5-day Orient Express tours, with time spent in Venice, up to 11 days, taking in multiple European cities in one luxurious journey.

Ready to plan your luxurious Venice Simplon-Orient-Express tour? Enquire with us today!

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