Fantastic Train trips...

(beautifully selected video collection below.....with Limited Advertising)

STEP 2, Perhaps you would be interested in one of the many and varied Train Trips available world-wide.....'see collection' and a have a browse! Click here

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MOSCOW TO BEIJING

..........A Wonderful film by Michael Altenhinne, on behalf of www.trans-siberian-travel.com

The romantic Trans-Siberian 8,000km of mystery....aprox $5,500 US absolute trip of a lifetime...worth every cent

NEW ZEALAND

Trans-Alpine Train Journey Experience....South Island... Christchurch to Greymouth

FlightTravel spectacular, warmly presented by https://www.flighttravels.net

Spectacular views! What a great experience. comment by peter121100....aprox $100 US or less....a great... relatively cheap Alpine train-ride experience 

SRI LANKA

Awesome DW documentary.... http://www.dw.com/documentaries  

The Main Line starts from Colombo and runs east and north .....At Rambukkana, the Main Line begins its steep climb up into the hills. Between Balana & Kadugannawa, the track clings to the side of sheer cliffs, offering passengers spectacular views... 

Last year I went to Sri Lanka and I was travelling everywhere in the country by train. Really magnificent country. comment by Mohammed Alshehri......maybe only $20-30 US cheap as..

SWITZERLAND......Bernina Express

Awesome Swiss train wonderfully presented by https://www.expoza.com/ 

I visited Switzerland. Swiss rail system is the best. comment by taru5708 ......example cost between Lucerne and Interlaken .....maybe $20 US...but you are better off getting an endless first class pass for all transport....for around $600-800 US

 

PERU.... Machu Picchu

Great vid by Alex and Mark...check them here http://bit.ly/Vagabrothers

Awww, train travel is one of my favourite things in the world, and thanks to you, i have one more train trip I want to experience one day!!!...comment by Princess in Progress

BRITAIN ....London to Cornwall

join Paul...... https://www.patreon.com/paulstripreports

I really enjoyed watching this. As an American I always enjoy looking at the beautiful scenery in England. I wish I was there so bad! comment by low profile...aprox $60- $140 US...'Best Train'..maybe!!

SCOTLAND

Classic Steam......its not the comfort...but the experience of steam..the smell...the noise..the history!!!!.............well done Joseph Fusco

"The Jacobite" steam passenger service from Fort William to Mallaig in the beautiful Scottish Highlands.

When I say I want to visit the UK, This is why. Beautiful landscapes, great people, and not to mention, steam engines all around! comment by Zephr4501...... aprox $77-270 US... try here www.westcoastrailways.co.uk

USA.... Arizona....Grand Canyon.

well done 'Grand Canyon Railway & Hotel'

Since the early 20th century, the Grand Canyon Railway has been taking passengers on a fabled journey into the heart of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. For those lucky to have travelled on this amazing train, the Grand Canyon Railway is more than just a form of transportation: It’s a nostalgic trip back in time to what many consider the most awe-inspiring place on this planet. 

 


CANADA

Beautiful video....Follow Matilda on Instagram: @matildaonvideo

An amazing train journey on the Rocky Mountaineer last May. Two days soaking up the ever-changing, awe-inspiring scenery through the Gold-Leaf glass roof carriage. A once in a lifetime experience with amazing service in unparalleled surroundings.....aprox $700 US

SOUTH AFRICA

Certainly luxurious..lotsa great info here https://theluxurytravelexpert.com/

Pretoria to Capetown

Thank you so much for this wonderful journey!!! I felt like I was there! Now looking forward to go there with a nice companion comment by Gie Lazhido ...aprox $1,300 US..maybe not the most luxurious in the world .....but pretty nice!! 

SINGAPORE TO BANGKOK

Beautifully done....subscribe here  https://tinyurl.com/y7a2r9se

I enjoyed you video of the Eastern & Oriental Express train. I travel long distance by train and also when I’m home in Southern California in the San Diego area. It’s the best way to travel in Southern California. comment by Christopher S.O..... possibly around $2400 US

 

AUSTRALIA

Great presentation Gary...find him here http://www.tipsfortravellers.com

THE GHAN....Join the video tour on the luxurious Ghan train that travels over 3 days between Darwin in Northern Territory Australia to Adelaide in South Australia stopping at Alice Springs and Katherine Gorge....around $700 US

NAMIBIA

JEWEL OF THE DESERT..... - From Windhoek via the Namib Desert to the Atlantic Coast and back to Windhoek...

An extradinarily astounding video by Michael Altenhenne - www.visionloft.de

Booking.... https://www.trains-and-cruises.com/en...

I enjoyed 2 trips on Desert Express, from Windhoek to Etosha, & Windhoek to Swakopmund, around Xmas December 2002. There were excellent facilities & service on both + beautiful people & stunning landscapes...... comment by Michael Denne

ECUADOR.

Beautiful documentary.... https://www.trains-and-cruises.com/en...

Wow! I am from India and i really loved the landscapes & culture. The Incas i studied in my History classes..i wish i were there...beautiful Ecuador.... Comment by Dinesh Narayanan Narayanan ....around $22 US dollars and also the luxury section of the trip around $1200 US dollars

IRAN

Great Rail Documentary.....https://www.dw.com/documentaries

Iran is opening its doors to foreigners like you and I, and a train ride from the Persian Gulf to the Caspian Sea is a great way to get to know the Iranian country and people.

USA

San Hose to Seattle with Brian Hackney...cbsSF.com/eyeonthebay

Remember that the Coast Starlight is actually between LA and Seattle. This being a SF TV show, of course it began in the Bay Area. It no doubt, has to be one of my two bucket list train trips. The other is the Empire Builder... Chicago to Seattle. The one I've done round trip twice is the California Zephyr. What a trip!!! Westbound, through the Rockies one day, and through the Sierras the the next or the other way around heading east....Comment by Paul Somers $100 US standard $400-600 US sleeper

VENICE SIMPLON ORIENT EXPRESS

PARIS to BUDAPEST or INSTANBUL.....or LONDON  to VENICE

ORIENT EXPRESS......the most famous train in the world with Stephen and Jess .....  http://geni.us/38252Ai

I wish I could tell you how much I would love be a passenger on the ORIENT EXPRESS...Comment by Star Key

CAPETOWN to DAR-ES-SALAM

'Pride of Africa'

Another Amazing film by Michael Altenhinne, on behalf of  http://www.lernidee.de

I've travelled extensively throughout the World and for me South Africa is possibly the most beautiful country on earth.  Looks like an awesome train, a world away from modern generic blandness even though, maybe not as luxurious as the Orient Express. Comment by Paul Lewis

AUSTRALIA

'Indian-Pacific' ...great presentation  http://bit.ly/TracksAheadSubscribe

I did this trip, way back in '58 and I still have very, very fond memories....Comment by Clive Cooper

INDIA.....Luxury

National Geographic presentaions  http://www.innereyeworldfilms.com

One day I will have to travel by this Golden Chariot train. I have included this in my must do travel bucket list....Comment by Alhamdullilah

COLORADO USA

presentation http://royalgeorgeroute.com/

This 5-minute video will take you on the Royal Gorge Route, Colorado's most scenic railroad, through the beautifully scenic Royal Gorge. Experience all the various types of service this train offers, from Coach and Vista Dome, to its Wine Lunch & Dinner. The train ride is aprox 2-hours and covers 25-miles....a fantastic journey though time

 

JAPAN

Pure Luxury promoted by www.indochinatravel.com

Japan's 1st luxury train, The Seven Stars, cruises along the coastline of Kyushu. Highlight of this all-suite train is the "caboose" car's Deluxe Suite A, a 226-square-ft room that includes a 5-ft panoramic window overlooking the track following the train...

RUSSIA

4 amazing Tran-Siberian routes ..... www.goldeneagleluxurytrains.com/

I love Russia..and I'm from india!!....Comment by Rahul Asthana

EGYPT................ 

Travelling with Stephen and Jess   http://geni.us/38252Ai

Perhaps a train trip less expensive, but does the job nicely... CAIRO to ASWAN

12 hour trip $60 to $80....not bad!....... Stephen and Jess take the Watania Train.

 

CHINA/TIBET

Lhasa to Xining on the highest railway in the World, over the Tanggula Pass (well over 16000 ft), 700ft higher than Mont Blanc. It took over 25 hrs on a modern sleeper...around $100 US... see videographers at youtube Charlyfarly2

TURKMENISTAN, UZBEKISTAN, KAZAKHSTAN...Lengendary silk road

.A Wonderful film by Michael Altenhinne, on behalf of www.trans-siberian-travel.com

Similar to the Orient express...private train travelling through Central Asia

USA

'Southwest Chief' Chicago-Los Angeles with Kelly http://bit.ly/KelleyFerro

Maybe not the classiest rail trip around, but this vid gives you a nice little glimpse

INDIA

My Indian friend told me about it, and I also find the culture extremely interesting , and of course, I would love to travel to India one day ... This is absolutely beautiful...comment by Likeitornot

 

PERU

Beautifully done by Jorg Rausch.... mymoviestyle.de

Amazing land of the land of the Incas....comment by off off.....$240 US one way

 

NORWAY....Bergen to Oslo

Beautiful presentation..... by Speedbird1

This train journey can take up to 7hrs, but is extremely comfortable for a relatively short ride....not necessarily the 'Worlds best' but is nice with beautiful scenery... aprox $90 US


NEW ZEALAND.....Wellington to Auckland

Beautiful New Zealand by.... NZ Railaction

I really want to explore this beautiful country by train!..comment by The Phoenix 315

 

MEXICO

Chihuahua-Los Mochis awesome train by Christian Fletcher..Tracks Ahead

FAST RAIL...LONDON TO PARIS

Have a fast train experience (Similar to an Asian Bullit train experience)

Great presentation by Mark .....'The man in seat 61'