The overnight journey from London to Venice in an Orient-Express rail carriage is like La Belle Époque preserved in amber. A precious remnant of a past golden age is yours to experience and remember always -- on your way to embark your Seabourn voyage in the Venice Lagoon.
Starting at $6,299
Pre-Cruise Itinerary Overview
6 days, 5 nights
Day One - Three:
On arrival at London, transfer to the elegant Belmond Cadogan Hotel in the heart of London’s lively Chelsea neighborhood. This enchanting property, long the favored London pied-à-terre for socialites and celebrities, embodies the synthesis of vintage glamour with modern, understated luxury. Convenient to all the best of London, and well-appointed with every requisite amenity, it provides the perfect home-from-home for stylish London living.
Hotel: Belmond Cadogan Hotel
At London’s Victoria Station, your steward shows you to your reserved seat on the British Pullman train. Enjoy brunch and a Bellini as you roll through the Kentish countryside. After crossing the Channel, board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Enjoy a delicious dinner prepared by the train’s French chefs and some lively onboard entertainment. Later retire to your sumptuous vintage cabin, which has been transformed into a cozy bedroom.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: Private Cabin, Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
Your breakfast is served in your cabin at the time requested. You may either relax in your cabin or join others in the sociable Bar Car. A leisurely lunch is served in another beautiful restaurant car. In the afternoon, be mesmerized by breathtaking scenery as your train threads the peaks of the Italian Dolomites. A snack of pastries is delivered to your cabin as you relax prior to a late afternoon arrival at Venice’s Santa Lucia Station. Transfer to the Belmond Cipriani Hotel for check-in. Evening at leisure and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Hotel: Belmond Cipriani Hotel
After breakfast, your morning is at leisure before check-out and transfer to the pier to embark on your waiting Seabourn ship.