Eastern & Oriental Express
A nostalgic, romantic and luxurious journey on a lavishly appointed train through Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore's stunning countryside, the Eastern & Oriental Express is a memorable, relaxing and stylish way to travel.
Magical train journeys throughout Asia
A unique way to see Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore from a train
Luxurious and beautifully appointed cabins and suites
Fine dining experiences are offered every evening
Part of Belmond Collection, the Eastern & Oriental Express carries you in style on an enchanting voyage. Various relaxing journeys are available to include Bangkok, Singapore or colonial Malaysia.
From the luxurious carriages, you can watch the ever-changing landscape, from bustling cityscapes to rural villages and paddy fields. Various stops are made on your trip and you are escorted with a tour guide to learn more about the areas you are passing through.
Lavishly appointed sleeping compartments with rich, inlaid woods and antique brass fittings have large windows for lazy afternoon viewings. Each morning, a continental breakfast is brought to you in your compartment and later you may wish to join other guests in the bar or the open sided observation carriage. The dining car is an opulent experience with a delicious menu and dining here feels like you are on the set of a classic film from the golden age.
When to visit
A once in a lifetime experience and the perfect way to see Malaysia and Thailand, especially for those who do not have too much time on their hands.
Lying just 70km north of the Thai capital Bangkok, Ayutthaya is often overlooked by tourists. Full of old crumbling temples this is a wonderful experience uncovering hidden Thailand and a little more off the regular tourist trail.
Bangkok Multi-Transport Adventure
A full day tour taking in some the highlights of Bangkok. Explore this vibrant city like a local, travelling by foot, boat, Skytrain and tuktuk, accompanied by your own English-speaking private guide.
Cycle Hidden Bangkok
Experience a different side to Bangkok, cycling through sleepy side streets, green parks and along canal pathways. Get away from the main tourist sites and gain an insight into local life beyond the city's skyscrapers.
Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
Damnoen Saduak is one of Thailand's most famous, chaotic and colourful floating markets. Within easy reach of Bangkok, even if you would prefer not make any purchases, it still makes for an exciting experience.
Distinguished Hosts - Bangkok
This is a wonderful opportunity for those looking to get more of an in-depth understanding of Thailand, or a particular area of the culture, be that history, architecture or literature - there is plenty of choice depending on your interests.
Floating Market & Mangrove Conservation Centre
This full day tour combines culture and adventure, taking in one of Thailand's most charming floating markets as well as a visit to the Mangrove Forest Conservation Centre. You will even have the opportunity for a spot of waterskiing!
Whilst Bangkok is always bustling, the capital is at its most lively, exotic and mysterious in evenings. Feel the different pulses of the city as you walk through a variety of neighbourhoods soaking up the sites, sounds and smells.
Hidden Villages - Half Day Tour
Head off the beaten track and explore the less touristy, slightly more unusual side to Bangkok, accompanied by your expert English-speaking guide. Spend half a day wandering though a few of the 'villages' that make up the sprawling metropolitan capital.
Kanchanaburi and Railway Experience
A moving and fascinating day tour in Kanchanaburi province. The famous Bridge of the River Kwai and the beginning of the 'Death Railway' is a poignant reminder of the thousands of POWs and forced labourers who lost their lives in the Second World War.
Tha Kha Floating Market
This half day tour will take you to Tha Kha Floating Market; one of the more charming and less touristy floating markets within easy reach of Bangkok.