From one iconic city to another, enjoy a four-night excursion from Paris to Venice onboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express luxury train. Travel in style from the City of Love to the City of Water and enjoy first class service onboard one of the most famous and most luxurious trains in the world. Then depart fro two days of time at leisure in Venice to do as you please before turning to the train for the journey back to Paris.
Step back to the Golden Age of Travel, to a time of luxury and opulence as you board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. A 1920s luxury train made of 17 original and authentic carriages, each beautifully restored and with it’s own stories to tell. With three restaurant cars and a bar car, there’s plenty to explore during your voyage, and with stewards available to tend to you in any way you need, you’ll be taken good care of throughout your journey.
A leisurely journey that allows you to experience both life onboard a luxury train but also free time to experience the wonderful city of Venice. Indulge in an overnight journey from Paris, France to Venice, Italy as you sample the finest cuisine made fresh onboard by a team of talented French chefs. Recline in the bar car as the resident pianist sets the scene and retire to your cosy cabin for a restful nights sleep. Once in Venice, the time is yours to do as you please; see the sights and sample the foods before boarding once again for your return journey back to Paris.
Please note: Hotels in Venice are not included in the ticket price but can be added.
Day 1 Paris
Board the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express in Paris just before dinner and settle in to your private cabin. Make yourself acquainted with your new home from home for the duration of your journey and relax in your own slice of solitude. As day turns to dusk, it’s time to dress to impress as your first meal of your journey is served. Visit one of the three restaurant cars for a four-course dinner prepared fresh onboard by a team of talented chefs.
After a splendid dinner, head to the bar car for a cocktail and to converse with fellow passengers as the pianist sets the scene in the background. Then, after a drink or two, head to your cabin for a restful nights sleep.
Day 2 Venice
Magnificent mountainous views set the scene outside your window as you wake in your cabin to a continental breakfast. Spend the morning as you please exploring the train and conversing with fellow passengers over a drink in the bar car. A leisurely three-course lunch is then served in one of the exceptional restaurant cars before a relaxing afternoon. While away the hours in your cabin watching the ever-changing landscape or browse the onboard boutique. A selection of pastries are later served.
Later that afternoon we arrive in Venice. It’s time to disembark as we pull in to Santa Lucia station and your time in Venice begins.
Day 3 Venice
A full day in Venice to spend as you please. Explore this magnificent city, sample the foods and enjoy your time here.
Day 4 Venice
After two nights in Venice, it’s time to return to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express once more. Once you are settled in to your cabin, a sumptuous three-course lunch is served in one of the restaurant cars. Take in the beautiful Italian scenery as the train crosses through Italy and share tales of your time in Venice with fellow passengers.
A lavish four-course dinner is the main event this evening with yet more spectacular cuisine to sample. After which, it’s time to enjoy the final night of your journey where you may wish to visit the bar car for a final time for a farewell drink with new friends you have made.
Day 5 Paris
After a continental breakfast in your cabin, the train arrives in Paris Gare de l’Est station where your journey concludes.
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