The Golden Eagle Danube Express

This private train takes guests back to the age of elegance in the deluxe comfort and stylish surrounds.

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Journeys on this private train encompass some of the continent’s most enticing destinations operating through wonderful natural scenery straight into the heart of vibrant cities like Budapest, Venice, Istanbul, Krakow or Prague. Each journey takes guests back to the age of elegance in the deluxe comfort and stylish surrounds of the finest sleeping cars on the European rail network.

Deluxe class
Each deluxe sleeping car has just five spacious yet intimate air-conditioned en suite cabins (9.2 sq m).

Private bathrooms feature a shower, washbasin and toilet. There is a heated towel rail, shaver socket and hairdryer and a range of toiletries are provided.

Co-ordinated fabrics complement wood panelled walls and brass fittings. Two comfortable armchairs provide daytime seating and a free-standing chair adds flexibility. Cupboards and a full length wardrobe provide ample storage whilst the large picture window and full length mirror enhance the spacious feel.

During dinner the living room is converted into two comfortable lower beds by your attendant who is also on hand to bring early morning tea or coffee or perhaps later, a glass of wine.

Deluxe class 

Each superior deluxe sleeping car has just four spacious yet intimate air-conditioned en suite cabins (8.6 sq m). Private bathrooms feature a shower, washbasin and toilet. Comfortable seating, two large picture windows, ample storage, individual air-conditioning, safe, and in cabin Wi-Fi. During dinner the cabin is converted into a luxurious double bedroom by your attendant who is also on hand to bring early morning tea or coffee or perhaps later, a glass of wine.

What’s included

  • Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner daily
  • Inclusive alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks throughout
  • Optional in-cabin breakfast to start the day
  • Dining experiences in local restaurants
  • Live musical performances
  • Welcome and farewell dinners Tea, coffee and bottled drinking water served in your cabin

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