If you want to enjoy the scenic beauty at the new places you go, travel by train. There are some premium trains in Asia which enable you to experience a spellbinding view of the surroundings.
Eastern & Oriental Express
Embark on a journey of opulence travelling through the marvels of Southeast Asia. This luxurious train takes you to the tourist hotspots of Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok. The train comes with a rich decor, made from teakwood, colonial styled rooms, an Observation Car which takes you to places and arrangement of cocktails and sumptuous cuisines to make your evenings great.
This is one of the costliest trains of the world, offering a king size living to its guests. The rooms are covered with wall to wall carpeting, equipped with classic furniture and attached baths with expensive toiletries. The beautiful dining cars serve delicacies on silver lined plates, drinks in Swarovski glasses and handcrafted cutlery. The Maharaja Express train helps tourists explore various parts of India from Rajasthan to Varanasi, from Maharashtra to South India.
This is another famous luxury train in India which gets you to the youth capital of Goa. From the historic destinations of Ajanta and Ellora Caves to the wild waves of Arabian Sea, this luxury train chugs from one landscape to the other. Every room of Deccan Odyssey comes with a large window through which you can get a panoramic view of the scenery.
This train is another feather in the tourism history of India. The train offers a luxury lifestyle to the travelers who want to explore South India. From the rock cut temples of Halebidu to the ruined city of Hampi, visit the heritage sites of South India with ease on Golden Chariot. Scared of the heat and humidity of South India? Enjoy a soothing Ayurveda massage on the SPA available at the train.
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The Darjeeling-Himalayan Train
Train trips always need not be long and tiring; these trips can also be of fun, like the ones tourists experience on the Darjeeling-Himalayan train. This train is also known as the Toy train. The train runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling, giving a breathtaking view of the snowcapped mountains and sprawling greenery. The train takes to the high altitude station of Ghoom.
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Palace on Wheels
Do you want to have a royal trip? Embark on a journey of heritage on one of the oldest luxurious trains of India. Every coach of this train resembles a royal palace or hunting lodge of the Rajput monarchs. From the chefs to the attendants, everyone is in a traditional attire, keeping a true Rajasthani feel. Besides authentic Rajasthani dishes, the train serves global cuisines. The train is stocked with high quality drinks to help you get high with friends in leisure. The Palace on Wheels train comes with facilities like free internet, television sets, channel music and newspapers.
These luxurious trains of Asia have changed the definition of travel, get on any of these trains to have an immemorial travelling experience.