The luxury train journeys of Europe evoke the grandeur of the great railway style of the early 20th Century. The trains are luxurious moving hotels, a unique lookout point to contemplate the scenery. Within the trains we encounter the décor, attention that take us through the tunnel of time to the glamour of the famous journeys of old. Travelling on these magical trains is a unique experience, a privilege of romantic recollections marked with the seal of distinction and elegance.
These operators pride themselves in providing the highest degree of service, exceptional gastronomy and wines, highly appointed and comfortable compartments, and wonderfully furnished public spaces (restaurant, bar and lounge).
Discover the north of Spain along the shores of the Bay of Biscay, nestling between craggy mountains and green meadows, beside beaches and cliffs. This is where we can find the cities and villages of northern Spain. These are charming spots brimming with vitality and history, which over the centuries have become living works of art, such as Santiago de Compostela, Viveiro, Oviedo, Ribadesella, Llanes, Santillana del Mar, Santander, Bilbao, Carrion de los Condes and León. The El Transcantábrico Clásico or Gran Lujo has four lounge carriages, absolute rail gems due to their external design and internal decoration and finish. The itinerary is eight days, one-way between Santiago de Compostela and León, or reverse.
Travelling on the Al Andalus train is like going back in time. Conceived from the start as an exponent of elegance and comfort, its magnificent lounge carriages and its comfortable suites take passengers back to the Golden Age of the foxtrot and sophistication of the Belle Époque. Delicate inlays, lacquered panels and geometric plant engravings, original hatters and exquisite interiors tell us about other times and fashions, the legacy of luxury and the exclusivity of its origins.
A palace on wheels to travel and explore diverse regions of Spain over three itineraries, Seville-Granada-Seville, Seville-Madrid & Madrid-Santiago de Compostela, or reverse.
Take your seat aboard the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and be part of an incredible history spanning three centuries and representing the ultimate in glamour.
Board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and you are embarking on an adventure embraced by film stars, royalty and even spies.
Launched in 1883, the magnificent Orient Express has taken passengers such as King Ferdinand of Bulgaria, Marlene Dietrich, Mata-Hari and Grace Kelly across Europe in unsurpassable style. Restored to life in 1982, the train today is still one of the most desired travel experiences in the world, its blend of sumptuous décor, gourmet dining and unmistakable romance exerting an irresistible allure. Celebrate the true joy of travel as you relish a more relaxed pace of a bygone age and become part of the legend.
Step aboard the elegant carriages of Belmond British Pullman and you will be whisked away to a more sophisticated age of travel where supreme comfort, silver service and fine dining are the order of the day.
The Golden Age of Travel is evoked in all its glory aboard the beautiful Belmond British Pullman, whose “family” also includes the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Immaculate Art Deco interiors and delicious gastronomic fare combine to create an unforgettable experience. From February to December, travel out of London to some of the country’s most fascinating travel destinations on day trips or weekend escapes, or relax in resplendent comfort on gourmet journeys where delicious and refined cuisine is the star of the show. Step aboard to an age when train travel was the epitome of sophistication and prepare to be amazed.
Belmond Northern Belle recaptures the age of rail travel at its most glamorous. What else would you expect from the sister train of the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express?
In the Golden Age of Travel, beautifully appointed “Belle” trains traversed the country, offering unrivalled comfort and style. That experience comes to life aboard Belmond Northern Belle. With exquisite carriages, sumptuous cuisine and liveried stewards, your journey is as exciting as the destination. As well as conjuring up the past, our journeys celebrate the present, gliding through stunning scenery as you enjoy contemporary dishes and outstanding wines. Departing from a variety of stations, the train offers day trips and a weekend escape to Britain’s best-loved destinations. A trip on board makes a fantastic gift, celebration or simply indulgent experience for you and your family or friends.
Explore the wild wonders and unique heritage of Scotland aboard this intimate, luxury train. Departing from Edinburgh, Belmond Royal Scotsman carries you in splendid comfort to discover ancient castles, glorious gardens and famous distilleries.
Akin to a country house on wheels, Belmond Royal Scotsman carries just 36 passengers in private en-suite cabins on one- to seven-night journeys through breath-taking scenery, passing heather-clad hills, mirror-perfect lochs and historic battlegrounds. Engaging daytime activities, ranging from exclusive visits to grand country estates, clay-pigeon shooting and fishing, to Highland safaris, are complemented by convivial entertainment and the finest cuisine on board. There are also special journeys tailored for whisky and golf aficionados.
Our Signature Journey, Grand Tour of Great Britain, is an epic adventure travelling through Scotland, England and Wales, exploring great landmarks and cities on the way.
An exceptional new rail experience is taking shape in Ireland, launched in 2016, Belmond Grand Hibernian will is the country’s first ever luxury touring train, lifting travel in the Emerald Isle to dazzling new heights.
The magnificent yet intimate Belmond Grand Hibernian will be the seventh train to join the Belmond family, evoking the golden age of travel in the style of its legendary sisters, the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and Belmond Royal Scotsman. Our journeys are renowned for the breath-taking scenery they traverse, which is why Ireland, with its unspoilt, verdant landscapes and stunning vistas, is the perfect destination.
A journey aboard Belmond Grand Hibernian will take 40 guests in lavishly furnished, private en-suite cabins to remote areas and exclusive attractions. You can explore ancient castles, spot rare wildlife, sample famous whiskies and visit vibrant cities. We offer two-, four- and six-night journeys departing from Dublin and encompassing both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.