The golden age of travel may have been in the Roaring Twenties, but the art of journeying in style is still alive and well today.

That sense of wonder can still be felt with the variety of journeys offered aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. UK to France and Italy on overnight trips, extended voyages to Istanbul and Budapest… Whichever the destination, your time on the rails is guaranteed to provide unforgettable memories.

Savour the beautiful surroundings. Marvel at the opulent interiors, sparkling crystal, plush fabrics and polished woods. Relax in your own cabin as you look out over stunning landscapes.

Connect with fascinating people-like-minded adventurers who share your joy for travel.


From the 1920s to the ‘30s the carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train played a significant role in the golden age of travel.

Today, every carriage has been lovingly restored to its former glory, recreating one of the finest luxury experiences the world has ever known.

Aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, travel has been refined to an elegant art. Relax in an opulent cabin while a dedicated steward attends to your every need.


Experience one of the world’s most unique dining experiences and indulge in a sensational feast aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train.

Exceptional European cuisine is freshly prepared in the train’s kitchen by Executive Chef Christian Bodiguel and his skilled team. 

The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express menu features fresh ingredients taken on board at stops along the route. Look out the window and you may spot the chef inspecting lobsters from Brittany, tomatoes from Provence or saltmarsh lamb from Mont St Michel.


What is included?

Whats included in this tour

Items that are covered in the cost of tour price.
  • Exclusive car or boat transfers between station and city centre accommodation (or vice versa) at the start and end of your train journey
  • Check-in at your hotel/curb-side meet and greet as appropriate
  • Guaranteed table of 2 at guest’s preferred sitting time and dining car, or the choice to dine privately in the suite
  • Complimentary alternative “A la Carte” menu during lunch or dinner
  • Private dining for lunch or dinner in guests suite if preferred
  • Complimentary “A la Carte” celebration breakfast in the suite (to be pre-ordered the day before)
  • Complimentary Caviar on arrival and free-flow champagne served throughout in the suite
  • Bespoke amenities and complimentary designer bathrobes
  • Those travelling on the Belmond British Pullman will enjoy a private coupe

Whats not included in this tour

Items that NOT are covered in the cost of tour price.

The prices indicated do not include air travel from / to Spain, transfers from / to the airport or hotels for stays before and after the train trip. Please check our best airfares and prices for transfers and hotel bookings.
Drinks and any other concept not specified as included.
Travel insurance
Note: Consult the particular booking conditions of this trip.

Next departures

Dates Route Price  
Aug 23, 2024 - Aug 28, 2024
Travel from París to Estambul with the VS-Orient-Express
Aug 30, 2024 - Sep 4, 2024
From Istanbul to Paris on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
Sep 26, 2025 - Oct 1, 2025
Travel from París to Estambul with the VS-Orient-Express
Oct 3, 2025 - Oct 8, 2025
From Istanbul to Paris on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

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Itineraries of Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

Travel from París to Estambul with the VS-Orient-Express

Embark on the legendary Paris-Istanbul circuit.

On this 3,012 km tour you will travel through France, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary and Romania with stops in Budapest and Bucharest, which includes a visit to both cities and accommodation in a luxury hotel. We will also visit Peles Castle in Romania.

Every moment on the train promises memories that will last a lifetime, both from the magnificent scenery and the sumptuous lunches and dinners along the way.

Next departures
  • August 23, 2024
  • September 26, 2025

From 21.800 €

From Istanbul to Paris on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

Embark on this classic route that will take you from the vibrant bazaars of Istanbul to the glamorous lights of Paris.

A breathtaking 5-night adventure through Europe aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, 3 of them aboard her elegant cabin, one in a wonderful hotel in Bucharest and one in a fantastic hotel in Budapest.

We will visit these two cities and also the Peles Castle in Romania.

And, during the journey in our luxury train we will be able to relax watching the scenery in our cabin, enjoy lunch and dinner in the fabulous and beautifully restored restaurant cars, delight in the music and company of the other travelers, and discover the treasures that the train holds in every nook and cranny.

You will create memories that will last a lifetime!

Next departures
  • August 30, 2024
  • October 3, 2025

From 21.800 €

Venice to Paris

Set off and discover the romance of the rails as you journey from Venice to Paris on the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train.
Departing mid-morning, your time aboard will be marked by luxury. Explore the carriages, admiring the vintage flourishes. Relax in your cabin, where a personal steward attends to your every need. Then head to one of the three restaurant cars and savour wonderful, world-class cuisine.

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