Eastern & Oriental Express: Bangkok - Singapore

Journey from Bangkok to Singapore aboard the elegant Eastern & Oriental Express. Take a front row seat in your luxurious cabin to witness the majestic landscapes of South East Asia shift and change.

Journey Overview

Experience the majesty and splendour of the Eastern & Oriental Express as you journey through the heart of Southeast Asia. This luxurious train recreates the golden age of rail travel: elegant lounges and cabins, afternoon tea and cocktails, delicious cuisine and superb service. Let the train become your platform for discovery as you venture deep into the mesmerising landscapes of Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia. Take a front row seat in your private cabin or in the Observation Car to watch the astonishing landscapes shift and change. Then, step off the train to discover the secrets held within.  

BANGKOK – SINGAPORE | 4 DAYS

Journey from Bangkok to Singapore aboard the elegant Eastern & Oriental Express. Take a front row seat in your luxurious cabin to witness the majestic landscapes of South East Asia shift and change. Then, step out from the train to discover the region’s secrets for yourself with a choice of inspiring excursions. 

Departs:
January - December, on selected dates.

Price:
Depending on your preferred travel dates and cabin availability, pricing will vary. Please contact your A&K Travel Specialist for further information and any promotional offers that may apply. 

Itinerary

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Depart Bangkok

Settle into your private cabin as the train rolls through the intoxicating city of Bangkok into serene countryside dotted with rice-fields, villages and water buffalo. Dress for an exquisite dinner in one of the luxurious dining cars. Afterwards, head to the Bar Car for an enticing cocktail with your fellow travellers or retire to your cabin which has been transformed into a sumptuous bedroom. 
Meals: D

Day 2: Kanchanaburi

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before disembarking at Kanchanaburi for your choice of tours. One tour incorporates a boat trip and tour from the iconic River Kwai Bridge – from there learn about the building of the infamous railway and bridge by allied prisoners in World War II. Step into the pages of history with a boat trip and tour of the iconic River Kwai Bridge. Learn about the building of the infamous railway and bridge by allied prisoners in World War II. Then, head to the Thai-Burma Railway Museum for an historic introduction to the Thailand-Burma railway and the bridge, with an expert on hand to answer questions. Or explore lesser-travelled trails by bike. Cycle through verdant rice fields, stopping off at a local farm for refreshments. Epicureans may prefer the Local Flavours tour, exploring the colourful wet market and an acclaimed rice noodle house. See the traditional processes used, then board a river raft to put them into practice in your hands-on cooking class as you drift along the River Kwai. Rejoin the train for cocktails and a dinner of wonderful, world-class cuisine.
Meals: BLD

Day 3: Kuala Kangsar

Today begins with a gentle knock at your door as your cabin steward brings breakfast in bed. Spend the morning relaxing in comfort as the train travels through the verdant rainforests and rural west-coast towns of Malaysia. Arrive at the fascinating royal town of Kuala Kangsar, and be whisked by coach to Labu Kubong, a village set among paddy fields and a backdrop of lush mountains. Discover life close to nature in a traditional Malay village. After a warm welcome ceremony from the villagers, take a guided tour through lush rice paddies ending with refreshments and a chance to sample regional food. Alternatively, advanced trekkers can follow our expert naturalist on an invigorating hill trek. Cold towels and refreshments await at the top while you take in sweeping panoramas over the villages and plantations. Rejoin your train for a refreshing cocktail accompanied by live piano music before a glamorous final dinner on board. 
Meals: BLD

Day 4: Arrive Singapore

Arrive in Singapore, Asia’s dazzling modern city.
Meals: B

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Eastern & Oriental Express

Eastern & Oriental Express: Bangkok - Singapore

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Journey Dates & Prices

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey

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