Experience the ultimate Southeast Asia itinerary as you travel in luxury from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok. Visit royal Kuala Kangsar and the infamous River Kwai.
One-night accommodation aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train
Dedicated 24-hour steward service
Daily continental breakfast served in your cabin
Daily three-course lunch
Afternoon tea, including sandwiches, cakes and pastries
Daily four-course dinner: Seasonal table d’hôte menu, including coffee, tea and petits fours
Guided cruise along the River Kwai and visit to the War Museum
Visit a local Malaysian village with a choice of excursions
House wine, house spirits and local beer will be included throughout your journey. Premium drinks and drinks ordered to your cabin will be an additional charge.
Settle into your cabin as the train pulls out of Salak Selatan Station.
After breakfast we arrive at Kuala Kangsar. Travel by coach to Labu Kabong to discover rural Malaysian life with a warm welcome ceremony from the villagers. Take a guided tour through lush rice paddies ending with refreshments and a chance to sample local produce. Alternatively, advanced trekkers can follow our expert naturalist on an invigorating hill-trek. We recommend long sleeves, trousers and suitable footwear for this choice. Cold towels and refreshments await at the top while you take in spectacular panoramic views. Return to the train and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at your leisure as you continue your journey to Thailand. This evening enjoy a refreshing cocktail accompanied by live piano music before a glamorous final dinner on board.
This morning alight at Kanchanaburi for your choice of tour. The Classic tour includes guided visits to the River Kwai Bridge and Thai-Burma Railway Museum. The Local Flavours tour combines a raft cruise with a cooking class.
Return to the train for lunch, before ending your journey in Bangkok in the late afternoon.
Our Best Available rate is subject to availability at time of booking, it is not applicable for parties of 12 or more. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for group pricing.