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  • Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu

    Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu

  • Dining aboard the Tiger Blue in Indonesia

    Dining aboard the Tiger Blue in Indonesia

  • Antarctica


  • Capri, Italy

    Capri, Italy

  • Rails through Europe

    Rails through Europe

  • Orient Express Hiram Bingham in Peru

    Orient Express Hiram Bingham in Peru

These itineraries are just a starting point

Whatever kind of luxury boating or classic rail holiday you're after, our experts can create totally tailor-made luxury experiences that perfectly satisfy your wish list.

Call +44 207 337 9010 and let us know what ideas you have in mind.

Luxury Boating and Rail Holidays

Classic boat and train journeys

We've handpicked some of our favourite luxury boating and classic rail holidays that make the journey as exciting as the destination - from breathtaking cruises through the icy waters of Antarctica to an incredible wildlife cruise through the Galapagos islands, to travelling on the Hiram Bingham train up to Peru's Machu Picchu. So catch the wind in your sails. Cross continents by rail. Take in spectacular scenery, admire ever-changing views - and savour the journey, above all.

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Boating and Rail Holiday Ideas (prices include flights, tours and luxury accommodation)


Luxury Peru Holiday by Rail and River

Peru | 13 Nights | From £4,950 pp incl flights

See the best of Peru from dizzyingly high mountains to a slow boat along a jungle river. We include the classic train journey to Machu Picchu on board the Orient Express-owned Hiram Bingham and a 4 night cruise through Peru’s Amazon rainforest.


The Galapagos and The Andes: Luxury holiday in the Galapagos and Ecuador

Galapagos and Ecuador | 12 Nights | From £3,495 pp incl flights

This holiday sees you cruising the waters of the Galapagos aboard the M/Y Galapagos Odyssey, marvelling at giant tortoises, penguins, sea lions and marine iguanas – and finishes with horse riding, hiking and mountain biking in the spectacular Ecuadorian Andes.


The Ultimate Kimberley Experience: A Beach, Outback & Cruise Holiday

Australia | 12 days | From £7,565pp incl flights

Combining a stay on the beach in Broome with a luxury cruise journey through the remote wilderness of the Kimberley, this is the ultimate luxury holiday to Australia. Float along the azure waters of the west coast to discover uninhabited islands, isolated billabongs and primary rainforests that contain some of the oldest rock paintings in the world.


New Zealand Guided Tour: Rail, Cruise and Coach

New Zealand | 18 nights | From £5,150 pp incl flights

If you think the ideal way to tour New Zealand is to let someone else do the driving, then sit back, relax and admire the spectacular views on this small group tour. Travel from the bustling heart of Auckland, along the TranzAlpine trail from Christchurch, and to the remote wilderness of the Fiordlands on this remarkable tour of diverse New Zealand.

Sailing Holiday in Indonesia: Luxury Diving and Snorkelling Adventure

Indonesia | 11-16 nights | From £3,995pp incl flights

For adventurous sea lovers, this itinerary delivers the ultimate sailing experience. Now, you can explore the beautiful untouched islands of the Indonesian Archipelago aboard a traditional sail boat, the 12-berth Tiger Blue, and enjoy some of the most exciting diving and snorkelling in the world. We round off your trip with a luxury stay on-land.


Antarctic Expedition: Luxury Antarctica Cruise

Antarctica & Argentina | 18 nights | From £8,885 pp incl flights

This is one of those once-in-a-lifetime trips that will stay with you forever. The frozen continent is home to whales, seals and thousands of penguins as well as awe-inspiring scenery, spectacular sunsets and magnificent ice formations. We include a few nights in Buenos Aires as well as some time to relax at an Argentinean wine lodge after the expedition.

Luxury Vietnam Honeymoon: Halong Bay, Beaches, and Vintage Vespas

Luxury Vietnam Honeymoon: Halong Bay, Beaches, and Vintage Vespas

Vietnam | 14 nights | From £2,999 pp incl flights

On this luxury Vietnam honeymoon, sample some of Saigon’s best street food from the back of a vintage Vespa, explore Halong Bay, relax on pristine beaches and drift through the floating markets of the Mekong Delta on a private riverboat.


Highlights of Ecuador and the Galapagos Holiday

Ecuador and Galapagos | 15 nights | From £5,875 pp incl flights

On this action-packed holiday, explore the Amazon rainforest and its colourful inhabitants, from parrots to monkeys. Then there are the rugged landscapes of Ecuador's highlands, and the stunning islands and exotic wildlife of the Galapagos... this is one for nature and animal lovers.

Sailing in Turkey: Luxury Family Holiday in Bodrum and the Turquoise Coast

Turkey | 14 nights | From £7,300 pp incl. flights

For fun family holiday in Turkey, combine an indulgent retreat to a luxury hotel with a week sailing around Bodrum and the Turquoise Coast. This itinerary will take you on a traditional and luxurious gulet, with a crew to look after you. You’ll sail from Bodrum to the Turquoise Coast, stopping at secret bays and ancient ruins along the way. You’ll spend the last part of the holiday relaxing in a luxury hotel amidst the beautiful pine-clad hills of Bodrum.


Best of Baja Holiday: Surfing, Whale Watching, and Culture in Mexico

Mexico | 8 nights | From £3,628 pp incl flights

Think Mexico's Baja Peninsula and think A-List pampering, stunning landscapes, and amazing surfing: this Best of Baja escape gives you a healthy shot of all three, but it also introduces you to the region’s incredible marine life, and a more authentic side of Baja. Swim with baby sea lions; get close enough to touch the majestic gray whale, and head into the cactus-strewn desert where you’ll see prehistoric cave paintings.
Silver Shadow

Luxury Small Ship Cruise Adventure

Vancouver to Alaska | 10 nights | £3,200 pp incl flights

On this luxury sailing holiday, cruise the glacial Pacific waters aboard the Silver Shadow cruise ship, an all-suite, all-inclusive, all-frills vessel taking you from Vancouver to Alaska. You’ll pass the cliff-rimmed fiords, soaring glaciers, and snow-tipped mountains of this spectacular coastline. Stop along the way to kayak around towering icebergs or hike through colourful forest trails, keeping a watchful eye out for a passing bear or a humpback whale roaming the waters.

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Active Mexico Cruise: Holiday in the Sea of Cortes

Mexico | 7 nights | From £2,995 pp incl flights, full board, and activities

We’re thrilled to introduce this active wildlife cruise which allows you to explore the little-visited islands in Mexico’s Sea of Cortés. Described by Jaques Cousteau as ‘The Aquarium of the World’ the waters are the Holy Grail for snorkellers, whilst the cactus-studded landscapes call out to trekkers and nature-lovers. Get ready to snorkel with sea lions, see gray whales breeching, and have a magical swim in a bio-luminescent bay.

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