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      Journeys on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express (VSOE)
Orient-Express: Paris-Istanbul Annual Journey
Orient-Express: Venice-Prague-Paris-London
Orient-Express: Venice-Paris-London
Orient-Express: London-Paris-Venice
Orient-Express: Istanbul-Venice Annual Journey
Orient-Express: Romantic Italian Holiday
Orient-Express: Venice-Vienna-Paris-London
Orient-Express: Venice-Budapest-Paris-London
Orient-Express: Venice-Copenhagen-Stockholm and vice versa

Orient-Express: Paris-Istanbul Annual Journey:
6-day Escorted Tour

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

This once-a-year, week-long luxury rail voyage recreates the original Orient-Express route: Paris-Istanbul. Travel through seven countries in elegant style. Food, wine, service, off-train tours, atmosphere: everything is over-the-top.

Board in Paris for your journey through France, Switzerland and Austria towards Budapest. Overnight at a five-star Budapest hotel, then continue through Hungary and into Romania. Enjoy the next day and night in Bucharest at yet another grand hotel.

The next day, stop in Bulgaria before enjoying your last night and day on board as the Orient-Express train arrives in Istanbul.

Special Report: Click here for travel notes from the Society's celebratory 20th anniversary Paris-Istanbul Orient-Express trip, written by Owen Hardy, Society founder, for the Gentleman's Gazette.



Orient-Express: Paris-Istanbul Annual Journey

Orient-Express: Venice-Prague-Paris-London:
5 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

Venice, Prague and London are yours on this fabulous journey offering two nights on the Orient-Express, and two nights Prague (independently). Plus a glorious afternoon on the British Pullman luxury day train.  Soon after departing Venice, it's time to dress for dinner on the Orient-Express. The next day, travel through Austria into the Czech Republic, and then into Prague, where you stay two nights (hotel accommodations not included). Continue your journey through the Czech Republic and into Germany. Depart Paris the following morning for the French coast. After crossing the Channel, board the British Pullman luxury day train for your journey into London. Single travelers, good news! No single supplement for a single cabin.



Orient-Express: Venice-Prague-Paris-London

Orient-Express: Venice-Paris-London:
2 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

Take a step back in time on this overnight trip from Venice to Paris (or on to London) aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Luxuriate in the train's ambience, gourmet meals and superior service while taking in the beautiful scenery of the Italian Dolomites and the Swiss Alps. Disembark in Paris. Or, we highly recommend you extend the experience as you continue your journey to London on another of our World's Top 25 Trains,The British Pullman. On the other end, extend your journey from Venice to Rome. 

 

 



Orient-Express: Venice-Paris-London

Orient-Express: London-Paris-Venice:
2 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

Take a step back in time on this overnight trip from London (or Paris) to Venice on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Depart London mid-morning (or Paris just before dinner) for your luxurious overnight journey to Venice, where you arrive late afternoon the next day. Luxuriate in the train's ambience, gourmet meals and superior service while taking in Europe's beautiful and historic scenery.



Orient-Express: London-Paris-Venice

Orient-Express: Istanbul-Venice Annual Journey:
6 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

This celebrated Orient-Express tour mirrors the Paris-Istanbul run, save its end point: alluring Venice. Travel through six countries as you enjoy luxury-class food, wine, service, off-train tours and romantic, Orient-Express atmosphere.

After departing Istanbul, travel through Turkey and Bulgaria, arriving next day in Bucharest for a one-night stay in a 5-star hotel. Continue your journey into Budapest, where you overnight, again in a grand hotel.

The next day, drink in the scenery, then stop in Vienna for an afternoon tour. Then, re-board the Orient-Express for an elegant farewell dinner, before your overnight journey through Austria and into Venice, where your tour ends.

Special Report: Istanbul-Venice is practically a mirror image of the Orient-Express' Paris-Istanbul itinerary. Click here for travel notes from the Society's celebratory 20th anniversary Paris-Istanbul Orient-Express trip, written by Owen Hardy, Society founder, for the Gentleman's Gazette.



Orient-Express: Istanbul-Venice Annual Journey

Orient-Express: Romantic Italian Holiday:
6 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

Try this for Romance: two nights in Florence at the Villa San Michele, a former monastery turned five-star hotel; two nights in Venice at the Cipriani, iconic waterside pleasure palace overlooking the Grand Canal; two days and a night on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, capped off by afternoon tea on the British Pullman into London. Perfect for honeymoons, anniversary celebrations, or any other occasion demanding over-the-top luxury and romance. Package includes hotels, breakfast daily, railway station/airport/hotel transfers, tours, Florence-Venice high-speed rail transfer, more. Extend your celebration: add London's romantic Milestone Hotel for a two-night stay and enjoy complimentary afternoon tea for two.
 

Special Report: Click here for travel notes by Society owners Owen & Eleanor Hardy, who celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on the Orient-Express Venice-Paris-London. 



Orient-Express: Romantic Italian Holiday

Orient-Express: Venice-Vienna-Paris-London:
5 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

Depart from Venice late afternoon for your overnight journey to Vienna, where you arrive in the morning for a two night stay. Rejoin the train in the afternoon for your overnight journey to London, where you arrive late afternoon the following day.

 



Orient-Express: Venice-Vienna-Paris-London

Orient-Express: Venice-Budapest-Paris-London:
5 days

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

We love departing from Venice late afternoon for your overnight journey to Budapest, where you arrive the following morning for a two-night stay. After your stay in Budapest, rejoin the train in the morning for your overnight journey to London, where you arrive the following evening.



Orient-Express: Venice-Budapest-Paris-London

Orient-Express: Venice-Copenhagen-Stockholm and vice versa:
5 Day Escorted Tour

Region: Europe
Train Type: Luxury

Always wanted to see Scandinavia? Now's the chance to do so while riding the world's most famous luxury train. Enjoy a unique journey never traversed by the original Orient-Express -- and the price is fantastic.

Explore three European cultural capitals on your own, with individualized planning provided by your IRT travel advisors, whose Virtuoso membership gives us access to special prices, exclusive venues and experiences.



Orient-Express: Venice-Copenhagen-Stockholm and vice versa
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