The Luxury Train Club, a unique platform for quality rail travel, has recently announced the routes selected for Central and South Eastern Europe as well as the presence of its brand-new acquisition- The Danube Express, a private charter train set to provide enthralling excursions into lesser-known areas of Europe.
“The Danube Express combines luxury rail travel with fascinating off-train excursions at an affordable price in parts of Europe that are less-visited”, says Fay Lejeune from the Luxury Train Club
With a total capacity of only 50 passengers, sThe Danube Expres allows for a high degree of personal service, providing customers not only thought-provoking itineraries, but also exclusive features and maximum comfort.
The Danube Express is fully equipped with deluxe suites, each of them prepared with attached shower/washbasin/toilet, two lower level beds, air-conditioning and adjustable lighting, an elegant Restaurant Car, kitchens where the meals are freshly prepared and a wood-paneled lounge, where travelers can play piano or just relax and enjoy a drink while sitting in the cozy sofas.
The cabins provide an ingenious daytime configuration with sofas, being then transformed into cozy sleeping arrangements while passengers are served their dinner in the Restaurant Car. And, at any time of the day or night, a steward is available to bring travelers drinks, morning tea or coffee.
Customers looking for fun must know that Luxury Train Club can arrange (based on availability) private parties for up to 10 passengers, the hire of an entire carriage with 5 suites.
The journeys selected by the Luxury Train Club for Central and South Eastern Europe include:
The Balkan Voyager – A romantic 3-day journey in retro-luxury from Istanbul to Budapest via Turkey, Bulgaria, Serbia and Hungary. Departure on 3rd June 2012.
The Transylvanian – A 4-day journey from the Danube to the Bosphorus with stunning scenery, ancient architecture of Transylvania and rural Bulgaria, via Lajosmize, Kecskemet, Sighisoara, Brasov, Veliko, Turnovo, Kazanlak or vice versa. Departure on various dates in summer 2012.
The Central European Tour – 1000 miles journey in four days from Hungary to Czech Republic. Destinations include: Budapest, Keszthely, Vienna, Bratislava, Cracow and Prague. The Luxury Train Club is now taking bookings for this limited edition 2013 with just 4 summer departures.
As part of Train Chartering, which has provided charter trains, private carriages and special rail travel ever since 1998, The Luxury Train Club comprises an impressive collection of 16 of the world’s most luxurious trains, offering travels in 20 countries.
For more information, please visit the official website.
Images by Train Chartering & Private Rail Cars via Flickr.