Classic Luxury

Orient Silk Road Express

The Orient Silk Road Express Private Train offers comfortable accommodation for an exciting and unique train voyage through Central Asia. Enjoy well-appointed cabins, delicious food, and a variety excursions along the Silk Road.

Orient Silk Road Express
  • Explore sections of the legendary Silk Road without sacrificing modern comforts or worrying about details
  • This once-in-a-lifetime railroad voyage includes tours led by experienced guides and offers delicious dining both on and off the train.
  • Comfortable cabins aboard a private train

Travel across deserts and through giant mountain ranges, whilst discovering the secrets of the famous Silk Road, soaking up atmospheric bazaars and marvelling at some of Central Asia’s finest monuments. Taking in three of the most impressive ‘stans – Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan – this is an adventure unlike any other. One day you could be watching a traditional folk performance while enjoying a fabulous lunch, then the next, basking in the sun at a resplendent square, little-visited city or ancient site.

There are a variety of cabins to choose from, each featuring a seating area, table and some storage space. Many cabin types have access to a shared washroom, whilst the grander Sultan and Kalifh ccommodations offer a private bathrooms and shower as well as a wardrobe.

On-board the Orient Silk Road Express Private Train, regional dishes are served in comfortable dining cars that offer bar service, perfect for a cool drink as you pass by the desert. Some of the train's wagons, including several sleeping cars and a restaurant car, were refurbished in 2013 and today, the train offers the highest standards of safety, service and comfort. The Orient Silk Road Express is fully air-conditioned when not stopped in a station. There is also a doctor on board at all times.

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