Traveling aboard the Orient Express is like no other journey on rail. The trains have been transformed into stylish, unique cars never short of character. It is not the uniforms of the staff or the aesthetic of the coupes, it is the full package, the undeniable aura of fine taste and luxury transforms even a short daytrip into something enchanting. The trains of the Orient Express include the Venice-Simpson, the British Pullman, the Northern Belle, the Royal Scotsman, the Eastern & Orient Express, and the Hiram Bingham. These palaces on wheels take guests near and far with an array of unique travel experiences throughout the world. For the travelers who wish to stay a bit closer to home, the many offered Orient Express daytrips are absolute gems.
Whether its town, the country, the cities, or far off sites, taking this train guarantees unforgettable experiences. Organized day trips offer a unique way to see the sites such as Leeds Castle, Folkestone, Hever Castle, Chartwell, York, and many other notable destinations. Included guided tours make this train more than just a means of getting there; this travel experience is indeed the full package. The schedule varies seasonally to ensure the best travel for each guest boarding the train. Dates and times are easy to find, and the trips are easy to book.
This travel experience is accessible at a variety of points. Other experiences aboard the train include elegant Champagne dinners and exciting murder mysteries. Daytrips also include Christmas shopping, five-course Christmas lunch, and the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Journeys where the guests do not disembark these majestic trains truly show that this travel experience is by no means just a way of getting there.