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Embark On An Enchanting Escape In Malaysia
All aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express, our luxury train in Malaysia and a travelling memoir of a beguiling age. The signature cream and green exterior gives way to polished wood-panelled corridors and silken furnishings with a hint of multiple Asian designs. Once inside, take your seat at the Bar Car where a jazz-club ambience reigns with music lingering in the air, while stewards serve champagne and signature cocktails. Your destination? A world of inspiring opulence.
A Living Legend
A story 30 years in the making, the Eastern & Oriental Express has been narrating adventures since its inaugural journey from Bangkok to Singapore in 1993. After American businessman James B Sherwood purchased the luxury train carriages in Japan, these were remodelled in Singapore with elegance, echoing the spirit of ancient Indochina. Today, the sister of the celebrated Venice Simplon-Orient Express, A Belmond Train, takes you on a grand journey in Southeast Asia to capture the heart of Malaysia
THE DINING CAR
Sit down in one of our two dining cars for exquisite gastronomy in perfect company. In the Eastern & Oriental Express, Adisorn and Malaya reflect the arts and culture of Asia in their design — dine within elm panels and light wood design inlays, or rosewood with decorative lacquered panels hand painted with delicate flowers.
THE OBSERVATION CAR
Head to the Observation Car to enjoy the breeze and the ever-changing views. Located at the rear of the Eastern & Orie
THE PIANO BAR
After a delicious dinner, retreat to the piano bar for a refreshing nightcap while delicate notes of the piano float through the air. Our musical curator is on hand to entertain with nostalgic melodies. Sit back and join your fellow guests in reminiscing about the day’s adventures.ntal Express, it’s the perfect place to sit back and relax under the moonlit sky. Panelled walls and teak floors evoke a bygone era, giving the Observation Car a certain spirit of grandeur.
DISEMBARK AND IMMERSE IN UNFORGETTABLE EXCURSIONS
Arrive in style to the most dynamic cities, stopping for inspiring excursions throughout Malaysia. By day, discover thrilling activities in the lush mountainscape or the verdant jungle of the country. By night, join the most glamorous soirées of our luxury train in Malaysia as you peacefully ride in romantic lamplit carriages.
Enrich your Eastern & Oriental Express rail adventure with our selection of off-board excursions and activities. Whether you meet the locals of a traditional village or taste dishes that are the soul of the region—let us create everlasting memories for you throughout your journey in Malaysia. Get inspired by our experiences below, or contact us with your request and we’ll tailor your journey with endless possibilities.
ACCOMMODATION Nestled in the glossy green and cream carriages of the Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train are exquisite cabins and interiors full of intriguing details and romance. At night, intricate marquetry, delicate fabrics and vintage touches will leave you breathless in your cosy sleeping quarters. Take a front-row seat in your private lounge to watch the astonishing landscapes of Malaysia shift and change.
Our Presidential Suite offers supreme space with extra luxury touches and a large bathroom with enhanced amenities. Use the wifi onboard and set the ambience with your own music as you recline in the plush seating area.
Caviar, fruit basket and flowers upon boarding
24-hour onboard service
Private arrival and departure transfers
Direct access to the General Manager to discuss your journey and excursions
The light, airy State Cabins of the Eastern & Oriental Express connect you to the passing landscapes outside. Recline in spacious elegance by day; toast the day’s adventures with a nightcap before settling into two single beds at floor level at night. Marvel at the unique designs of the State Cabins, as Malaysia rushes by.
A paradise of vintage charm, the twin bed setting of the Pullman Cabins dazzles and delights. Relax onto plush seating by day as your cabin is flooded with light, courtesy of the two large windows. After the stars emerge, enjoy upper and lower berths cosy with crisp linens.
At HolidaysDeluxe, we offer a full range of services for travellers:
Booking your journey: We will help you find the perfect journey for your needs and budget, and we will book your tickets for you.
Pre-departure arrangements: We can arrange for your pre-departure travel arrangements, such as flights and transfers to the train station.
Post-departure arrangements: We arrange for your post-departure travel arrangements, such as transfers and hotel bookings.
ESSENCE OF MALAYSIA
From Singapore through Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and Penang, this is the voyage of a lifetime. Offering the perfect blend of relaxation on board and inspiring exploration off the train, our magnificent journey includes snorkelling, island exploration and fascinating cultural tours.
Don't miss out on this luxurious adventure; book your seat today. We will add flights, and pre or post-accommodation according to our requirements
Three-nights' accommodation aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train
Dedicated 24-hour steward service
Daily four-course dinner: Seasonal table d'hôte menu, including coffee, tea and petits fours
Daily continental breakfast served in your cabin
Daily three-course lunch and afternoon tea
A visit of Georgetown, Penang Island
All 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.
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