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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.

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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


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

A great itinerary that 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 which 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.


Mekong Meanders: Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia Itinerary

Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia | 13 Nights | From £2,550 pp incl flights

Get under the skin of South East Asia on this luxury Mekong meander. With some of your time spent on beautifully crafted boats, you’ll experience the stunning scenery flanking the river in Laos, meet fascinating indigenous tribes living along the banks, before a jungle clad finale at Cambodia’s Angkor Wat.


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.


Luxury Journey Through Thailand and Laos

Thailand & Laos | 12 nights | From £6,230pp incl flights

This wonderful journey takes you through Thailand’s cultural highlights by train and then on to charming Laos by boat. This is travel at an altogether more civilised pace, allowing you time and space to take in the region’s highlights.


Highlights of Ecuador and the Galapagos Holiday

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

Fantastic for lovers of nature and wildlife, on this itinerary you’ll spend a relaxing few days in colonial Quito before venturing deep into the Amazon, exploring on foot and by canoe; with parrots and caiman, monkeys and toucans, the rainforest really is where the wild things hide. You’ll then make your way up to the mountains and lagoons of the Ecuador’s rugged highlands, and end your trip with a seven night luxury cruise around the Galapagos Islands, keeping an eye out for giant tortoises, marine iguanas, penguins and sea lions. From cities to highlands, islands to rainforests, this itinerary picks out the highlights of Ecuador.
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