1st January - 31st December
Eastern & Oriental Express
Running Dates Desc: All year
Class: Luxury Day and Night
Food: Dining on board
Locomotives: Diesel Engine
Stations: Bangkok, Singapore Woodlands Train Checkpoint, River Kwai Bridge, Kanchanaburi, Butterworth, Penang, Sikhoraphum, Chiang Mai, Kuala Lumpur, Tapah , Ipoh, Surat Thani, Khao Yai, Vientiane, Nakhon Lampang
A variety of tours such as: cross Malaysia via the causeway of the Straits of Johor; travel up the Malay Peninsula via Kuala Lumpur; visit Penang to discover the mosques and colourful shophouses of Georgetown; feel the atmosphere of thick jungle passing through southern Thailand; pass small villages and hill top temples en-route to Kanchanaburi and the infamous Bridge over the River Kwai; wander around the capital city of Laos, Vientiane, with its gilded Buddhist temples alongside French colonial architecture; enjoy the bustling, vibrant city of Bangkok with its wonderful temples and markets; amble around Singapore with its history and the elegant Raffles; have the experience of guided tours and lectures; ride elephants - and much more.
THE CLASSIC JOURNEYS
Bangkok to Singapore: Four days and three nights
Singapore to Bangkok: Three days and two nights
THE CHRONICLES OF SOUTH EAST ASIA
Epic Thailand: Bangkok to Chiang Mai, returning to Bangkok; seven days and six nights on the train, with two additional complimentary nights at the exquisite Mandarin Oriental Hotel.
Fables of the Hills: Singapore to Bangkok; seven days and five nights on the train, one being spent a the Cameron Highlands Resort, with two additional complimentary nights, one at the famous Raffles Hotel and one at the exquisite Mandarin Oriental Hotel.
Tales of Laos: Thailand and Laos; four days and three nights.