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Cruise and rail holidays in Europe

From medieval funiculars to the age of steam, Europe lays claim to much of the railway’s storied past. And, this rich heritage lives on today with the likes of the Golden Eagle, Grand Hibernian and the Orient Express, each resplendent in all the trappings of the golden age of travel. But, the Continent is also host to some of the world's greatest cruises. Sweep east on the Danube, showcase the medieval history of the Rhône and combine rustic villages with grand cities on the Rhine. Then, on the Mediterranean, there's Greek island hopping and the old-world glamour of the riverias.

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Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Venice

4-day luxury rail journey from £3,045 pp incl. flights

The signature route – Alpine vistas and French countryside paired with champagne receptions, multi-course meals and a luxury Venetian stay, reached by private water taxi.

Lake Baikal, Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express

Golden Eagle: Trans-Siberian Express

15-day luxury rail journey from £14,010 pp incl. flights

Travelling on one of the world’s great rail journeys, you’ll pair Siberia’s wilds with a touch of luxury, with gourmet dining and touring included throughout. You’ll visit Mongolian yurts, Tsars’ cathedrals and enjoy the likes of private concerts and champagne receptions.

Church of Our Lady, Prague, Czech Republic

The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice-Prague-London

7-day luxury rail journey from £4,785 pp incl. flights

Take some extra time to indulge with one of the world’s most luxurious trains on a journey paired with stays in two of Europe’s city greats.

Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian, Lake Baikal, Russia

Golden Eagle Trans-Mongolian Express: Naadam Festival

14-day luxury rail journey from £13,750 pp

From champagne receptions and full-board gourmet dining to experiencing the world’s second-oldest Olympics, this is a truly iconic rail journey.

Dunhuang

Golden Eagle: The Silk Road – Moscow to Beijing

22-day luxury rail journey from £19,295 pp

Between Moscow’s Soviet grandeur and Beijing’s Great-Wall icon, this full-board luxury rail journey showcases all the remote intrigue of Central Asia.

The Glacier Express, Viaduct bridge, the Rhaetian Railway, Switzerland

Swiss Alps by Rail - Glacier Express

7-day tailor-made journey from £1,275 pp incl. flights

Visit Zurich, St. Moritz and Zermatt on this breathtaking adventure through some of central Europe's most spectacular landscapes, taking in awe-inspiring views of Switzerland's most impressive peak the mighty Matterhorn.

Pegnitz River, Nuremberg, Germany

Magnificent Europe: The Rhine & Danube with APT

15-day river cruise from £2,795 pp incl. flights

Special
offer

15-day luxury river cruise - Save up to £1,500 pp on 2020
Book by: 31 December 2019

This fully-inclusive luxury cruise showcases the best of the Rhine and Danube, calling at quiet riverside villages and city greats alike between Holland, Germany, Austria and Hungary. There’s included touring throughout, ranging from castle piano recitals to steam train trips.

Pool, Sun Boat IV

Sanctuary Nile Experience

11-day tailor-made journey from £3,565 pp incl. flights

Paired with the highlights of Cairo, this 8-day river cruise aboard Sanctuary Sun Boat IV takes in everything from the Valley of the Kings to Aswan's majestic Philae Temple. And, spread across a total of nine luxurious days, it's a truly relaxed way to experience the highlights of the Nile Valley.

Belmond Grand Hibernian

Belmond Grand Hibernian: Taste of Ireland

4-day luxury rail journey from £3,485 pp incl. flights (no-fly option available)

Take in the highlights of the Emerald Isle with one of the world's great rail journeys. Throughout, you'll enjoy open-bar indulgences, multi-course gourmet dining and expert-led tours, including a black-cab tour of Belfast and afternoon tea in a grand country manor.

Belmond Napoleon

Belmond Afloat in France: Tain L’Hermitage to Arles

7-day luxury river cruise from £5,625 pp incl. flights

Cruising the Rhône Valley by luxury barge, you'll explore everything from fortified cities and Roman aqueducts to award-winning wineries and working truffle farms, all the while enjoying Belmond's world-renowned hospitality.

Florence

Italy by Rail

12-day luxury rail journey from £2,420 pp incl. flights

Discover Italy's history and culture with First Class train rides that knit together the country's great cities. You'll compare the competing delights of Rome, Milan, Venice, Pompeii, Sorrento and Florence with private tours and transfers included throughout.

Al Andalus train

Al Andalus Luxury train: Seville, Granada & Cordoba

7-day tailor-made rail journey from £3,795 pp incl. flights

This weeklong rail journey will see you travel in royal luxury between the Andalucia great Moorish cities, returning each evening to the fine dining, piano lounge and opulent cabins of the Al Andalus train.

Pont d'Avignon

The Rhone: Paris, Lyon & Provence on Tauck

10-day all-inclusive luxury river cruise from £3,820 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Special fly-cruise or rail fares
Book by: 31 December 2019

Beginning with a luxury stay in Paris, a scenic rail journey will bring you down to your indulgent Rhône River cruise, with gourmet dining, drinks and touring included throughout. There’s everything from Avignon’s Papal Palace and Lyon’s Renaissance grandeur to farm feasts and vineyard tastings.

Silver Whisper

Silversea World Cruise 2019

132-day world-cruise from £53,800 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

2019 World Cruise Fares

See the world in style, taking four months to traverse five continents in the utmost style, enjoying open bars and all-inclusive fine dining throughout. Along the way, you’ll compare Tokyo’s futurism, Sydney’s icons and Europe’s belles to paradise islands, Africa’s wilds and Sri Lanka’s lost cities.

Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London–Istanbul

9-day luxury rail journey from £18,030 pp incl. flights

Each year, the Orient Express takes an exclusive few on its original route, enjoying luxury stays and curated tours in France, Hungary and Romania.

Amsterdam

Captivating Rhine - Amsterdam to Basel

7-day River Cruise

Join AmaWaterways for this luxury Rhine cruise between Amsterdam and Basel. Take in historic villages and get a taste of the region's unique gastronomy between guided hikes and bike rides in the company of expert guides.

Barcelona, Spain

Spanish Silhouettes on Oceania

11-day cruise from £3,320 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive offer. Special fares, pre-paid gratuities & more

Explore the best of Spain's southern coast, and take advantage of complimentary pre-paid gratuities and $150 on board spending money, aboard this luxury Oceania cruise.

St. Peter's Basilica, Rome, Italy

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and Regent Cruise

13-day train, stay and cruise from £6,490 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Offer Fares

Enjoy the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express from London to Venice with a stay at the renowned Hotel Danieli before embarking on your all-inclusive luxury cruise from Venice to Rome on the flag ship of Regent Seven Seas Cruises - Seven Seas Explorer

Venice Mask

From Italy With Love

11-day cruise from £5,545 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive - Receive $400 Spa or shipboard credit per suite

Take advantage of special fares and on board credit for you to use in the spa, gift shop or that special vintage bottle of wine.

Park Guell, Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona to Venice

13-day cruise from £6,475 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive - Receive $300 Spa or shipboard credit per suite

On this fascinating voyage that ventures into the heart of the glamorous Mediterranean, experience the intimacy of boutique ports and become inspired by your new discoveries, from Palamos to Toulon to Kotor.

Park Guell, Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona to Rome

8-day cruise from £4,215 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive - Receive $300 Spa or shipboard credit per suite

You will be amazed by the striking architecture of Catalonia’s capital, Barcelona. It is one of Europe’s most visually stunning cities, as it balances the medieval intimacy of its Gothic Quarter.

Lounge Deck, Seven Seas Voyager, Regent Seven Seas

Iberia & The Ivory Coast on Regent Seven Seas

25-day cruise from £14,125 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive - Receive $500 Spa or shipboard credit per suite

Take advantage of special fares and on board credit for you to use in the spa, gift shop or that special vintage bottle of wine.

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

Crossing Continents on Regent Seven Seas

9-day cruise from £5,115 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive - Receive $300 Spa or shipboard credit per suite

Take advantage of special fares and on board credit for you to use in the spa, gift shop or that special vintage bottle of wine.

Harbour, Hvar, Croatia

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Silver Spirit cruise

13-day rail journey & cruise

Journey in style to Venice on the legendary Orient Express, before embarking on Silversea's small-ship classic, taking in the beauty and history of the Adriatic.

Oceania Cruises in Kotor

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and Gems of the Mediterranean on Riviera

15-day rail, stay & cruise from £7,125 pp incl. flights

Exclusive
cruise offer

Exclusive tailor-made rail & cruise holiday
Book by: 31 December 2019

After the old-world glitz of the Orient Express and a stay in Venice, take in the finest Adriatic ports with a small-ship cruise, from Croatia and Greek islands to Italy and Spain.

Pyramids of Giza

Cairo, Nile Cruise and the Red Sea

10-day stay & river cruise from £2,820 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Tailor-made stay & river cruise offer
Book by: 31 December 2019

Indulge in the very best of Egypt with Ritz-Carlton and Oberoi, combining a luxury Nile river cruise with 5-star stays in Cairo and on the Red Sea coast at Sahl Hasheesh

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