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 For more information on rail travel through Russia as well as bookings on the tours below, contact our expert rail consultants on 1300 733323

 

Tours by train through Russia

BEIJING TO MOSCOW - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 15 day journey from Beijing to Moscow via Lake Baikal….whether you are looking for a cozy convenience or superior train travel, step aboard the timeless and original Tsar’s Gold private train. Explore the epic and dramatic scenery of one of the most iconic train routes on earth.  Dates: 13 May, 10 June, 6 July, 29 July, 24 August & 16 September 2018 - from AUD$7665 per person twin share in standard cabin. Similar dates in 2019  Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

MOSCOW TO BEIJING - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 16 day journey from Moscow to Beijing via Lake Baikal….experience some of the world’s most dramatic scenery from the comfort of your private train, the Tsar’s Gold. In Mongolia see the mini-Naadam, an elaborate and colourful festival of the ‘three games of men’, horse riding, archery and wrestling skills. Explore Lake Baikal, the oldest and deepest freshwater lake in the world. You will visit authentic Siberian Villages, country lanes and wooden houses.   Dates: 5 May, 2 & 28 June, 21 July, 16 August & 8 September 2018. From AUD$7665 per person twin share in standar cabin. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

MOSCOW TO ULAN BATOR - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

WINTER JOURNEY ...... 13 day journey from Moscow to Ulan Bator via Lake Baikal….a winter fairy tale awaits. Experience the magic of Siberia on an unforgettable private train journey from Moscow to Ulan Bator, Mongolia’s capital. Ride on Lake Baikal’s ice on a motorized sled and discover the wonders of Mongolia.  Dates: 24 February & 29 December 2018 then 22 February 2019 - from AUD$8160 per person twin share. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

VLADIVOSTOK TO MOSCOW - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 16 day journey across Russia from Vladivostok to Moscow via Lake Baikal….from the rugged shores of the Pacific Ocean to the vibrant bustle of Moscow, experience the vastness and variety of Russia. Visit the Old Believers colony near Ulan Ude, typical Siberian villages and discover the region’s diverse culture and people.   Dates: 28 July 2018 from AUD$8145 per person twin share. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

ORIENT SILK ROAD EXPRESS - Private Train from Tashkent

 Explore some of the most important cities of the Silk Road on the Orient Silk Road Express private train journey through Uzbekistan. This exotic rail tour offers a combination of train and hotel accommodation. Our journey starts and finishes in Tashkent and visits Bukhara, Khiva and Samarkand and more. Full details are available from Guidepost Rail Tours. (Lern)

MORE TOURS THROUGH RUSSIA ...

Guidepost Tours have a huge range of unique travel options and tours travelling through Russia and Central Asia by coach, regular and luxury trains as well as independent private tours.  Visit our Discover Russia pages on this link.

Great Trains of Russia

GRAND TRANS-SIBERIAN EXPRESS - PRIVATE TRAIN

 Experience the legendary Trans-Siberian Railway on board a private charter train. The Grand Trans-Siberian Express offers a choice of 4 accommodation categories from Economy to Deluxe as well as a restaurant, a bar and a conference area for lectures. Stops for land excursions at the most interesting places along the route are incuded every day. Read on for further information on these journeys including highlights, routings, cabin layouts and train advantages. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for dates and prices. (EurTrains)

TRANS-SIBERIAN GOLDEN EAGLE PRIVATE TRAIN TOURS

 The Golden Eagle is Russia's only private train with ensuite facilities. Tours onboard the Golden Eagle include the Trans Siberian route, the Silk Road through Central Asia, and many other remarkable journeys to some of the world's most remote and fascinating regions. (RP)

TRANS-SIBERIAN TSAR'S GOLD PRIVATE TRAIN TOURS

 The Tsars Gold private train allows you to travel the Trans-Siberian and the popular Trans-Mongolian route on a fully organised trip in superb comfort. Stops along the way include Kazan, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Ulan Ude and Ulaanbaatar comprising the highlights. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for itineraries. (RP)

THE ORIENT SILK ROAD EXPRESS - PRIVATE TRAIN

Journey through Central Asia on your private train. Extensively refurbished a few years ago, your private train offers the highest standards of safety, service and comfort. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for coming tours. 

Information for travelling by train in Russia

TRAVELLING TO RUSSIA BY TRAIN

Steeped in a long and varied history, Russia continues to fascinate. Why not travel to Russia by train. Departing from Helsinki in Finland ensures the shortest journey times available or alternatively add to the memories with an extended journey from Paris or Nice to Moscow. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for itineraries. (RTkts)

ALMATY TO ASHGABAT - Private Train

 A journey through Central Asia along the Silk Road from Turkmenistan to Kazakhstan. Stretching from the Caspian Sea to the Tien Shan Mountains, the Central Asian countries of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan are richly endowed with history and culture, a flavour of which you will sample on this exciting journey by Private Train.   (RP)


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