The Orient Silk Road Express Private Train

Live in Classic Style on Your Silk Road Adventure

Benefits and Amenities

Discover Your Private Train

Our Expertise

Explore one of the most remote parts of the world without sacrificing modern comforts or worrying about details.

We are specialists in extraordinary rail tours, allowing you to travel with confidence in this land of turquoise domes, enticing bazaars and imposing desert ruins.

This once-in-a-lifetime railroad voyage includes tours led by our experienced guides and delicious dining both on and off the train.

Orient Silk Road Express

Life on Board

Extensively refurbished a few years ago, your private train offers the highest standards of safety, service and comfort.

Enjoy fresh, regional dishes in comfortable dining cars that offer bar service, perfect for a cool drink as the arid desert flies by.

The Orient Silk Road Express is fully air-conditioned when not stopped in a station. There is also a doctor on board at all times.

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Orient Silk Road Express

Train Compartments

Choose the Compartment That’s Right for You

Habibi

Habibi

This compartment has sleeping berths (26.4 x 72.4 in /67 x 184cm) for up to four guests. A table near the window separates lower and upper berths on either side. Each car has nine compartments, with washroom facilities at both ends.

Cat II - Classic

Ali Baba

This compartment has two lower berths (27.5 x 74.8 in/67 x 184 cm each), as well as a table and additional storage space. Each car has nine compartments, with washroom facilities at both ends.

Aladdin

Aladdin

This category features two lower beds (27.5 x 74.8 in/67 x 184 cm each), a small table and storage space. Each car has eight compartments and a shower, together with washroom facilities at both ends. Guests in this category also receive one bathrobe per person.

Sultan

Sultan

This category features two beds, upper and lower (31.6 x 68.5 in/80 x 174 cm and 43.3 x 72.4 in/110 x 184 cm) These compartments also offer comfortable seating, a larger table and a small closet. Each room has its own private bathroom, complete with integrated shower. The cars in this category are comprised of just six compartments.

Kalif

Kalif

The Orient Silk Road Express’ grandest accommodation. The Kalif category features two beds, upper and lower (31.6 x 68.5 in/80 x 174 cm and 44 x 72.4 in/112 x 184 cm). Each compartment includes a closet, safe and private bathroom with a separate shower cabin. Each car in this category is limited to four compartments and a maximum of just eight guests.