April 2020 Special Offer
April 2020 Special Offer
The original Orient Express passenger train has been re-created in all its glory for you to enjoy today.
The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express has become perhaps the most famous train in the world & is a must for any serious traveller – Celebrate a special anniversary or birthday in style. Despite the painstaking renovation of vintage carriages, guests can still rely on the highest levels of personal service and outstanding cuisine. Relax in the civilised bar carriage and meet other like-minded travellers.
What better time to travel aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express than when there’s a special offer…
13th April 2020
Depart 06:40 Gatwick British Airways BA 2582 to Venice Marco Polo
(Alternative BA flights from LGW and LHR possible along with regional options)
Transfer from Airport to Hotel by private water taxi. The excellent 4 Star + Hotel Concordia is ideally located a short walk from St Mark’s (San Marco) square putting everything Venice has to offer within easy reach.
14th April 2020
Enjoy your time in Venice at leisure cruising on the Grand Canal, sipping a cappuccino watching the world go by or strolling through Rialto markets. This unique place is wonderful for sightseeing but also has some of the best designer shops in the world like Chanel, Gucci and Prada.
15th April 2020
After two glorious days in Venice you will be collected from your hotel by one of VSOE’s own water taxis and taken to Santa Lucia Rail terminus. Admire the waiting train then board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Your adventure has only just begun.
After you have settled in, it will soon be time to enjoy a three-course lunch in one of the restaurant cars.
Spend the afternoon relaxing in the comfort of your cabin gazing at the beautiful passing scenery.
Afternoon tea is served in your cabin.
A leisurely four-course dinner is served, prepared on board by our skilled French chefs.
After dinner retire to your cabin which has now been transformed into a cosy bedroom.
16th April 2020
Breakfast is served in your cabin by your steward at a time to suit you.
The train pulls into Paris Gare de l’Est and halts for 40 minutes, take this opportunity to stretch your legs along the platform.
A delicious brunch is served in the restaurant cars as you travel on towards the French coast for the Channel crossing.
Join the Belmond British Pullman train for the journey to London.
A traditional afternoon tea accompanied by a glass of English sparkling wine is served before arriving at your destination – London Victoria.
Avoid airports and let us tailor a rail only trip
Rail only packages incorporating this offer can be tailored to individual needs. Travel 1st Class throughout and enjoy an overnight stop at a luxury hotel – for more information CONTACT US.
- Offers are subject to availability
- VSOE Offer Valid on selected dates view dates
- Prices are based on two persons sharing a Twin Cabin. For single prices please contact our reservations offices
- Offer valid for new bookings only and cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion
- Strictly Limited Availability on this full package offer