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Travel in style through the jungles, rice fields and cities of south-east Asia, from Bangkok to Singapore, or vice versa, aboard the luxury Eastern & Oriental Express. The train offers refined elegance with fine dining, a piano bar and observation car. En route, the train will stop for guided tours at the notorious Bridge over the River Kwai and the Malaysian town of Kuala Kangsar.
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Arrive in Bangkok and transfer to the Mandarin
Oriental Bangkok for a 2-night stay. Day 3 is at
Day at leisure. Early evening transfer to the train
station and board the sumptuous Eastern &
Oriental Express for the 3-night ‘Classic Journey’
to Singapore (Pullman Cabin). (B, D)
Morning cruise on the Kwai river accompanied
by a local historian, followed by a visit to a
poignant war museum and the war cemetery.
Return to the train for lunch and an afternoon at
leisure. Dinner is served while travelling through
the southern Thai countryside. (B, L, D)
Morning travelling through northern Malaysia followed by a tour of Kuala Kangsar. Disembark
for a tour of the grand Ubudiah mosque, the
Royal Museum of Perak and the Sultan Shah
Gallery. The rest of the day is spent travelling
down the Malay peninsula. Relax in the
observation car and enjoy dinner and cocktails.
(B, L, D)
After breakfast on board, travel across the
Straits of Johor into Singapore. Stay at the
Fullerton Hotel for 2 nights (upgrades available
to the Raffles Hotel). (B)
Day at leisure in Singapore, an easy city to
navigate with much to explore including
Chinatown, Little India and the redeveloped
quay areas. (B)
Transfer to the airport and fly home, arriving the
next day. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Featuring some of the most
luxurious accommodation in each destination
throughout the tour. Prices are based on the
standard room / cabin category.
'The Classic Journey'
itinerary, as detailed above, also runs in
reverse from Singapore to Bangkok as a
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