Shangri-la Express


    Modern comfort in an ancient wilderness, the Shangri-La Express guarantees you good living even in the remotest places.

    • From: $2599pp for 12 days.

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    Our twin-berth cabins are the perfect private retreat, comfortably furnished and traditionally decorated with the varnished wood and brass reminiscent of a different age. Each includes a ‘Pullman’ table and deeparmchair alongside a large picture window; a perfect place from which to take in China’s ever-changing scenery. A state of the art shower car complements the two washrooms in every sleeping carriage.

    The Shangri-La Express features a ‘Heineken Shower Car’ – probably the best shower car in the world. Features include shower, dressing vestibule area, mirror with lighting, hairdryers and shaving plug sockets therefore offering passengers the chance to freshen up in a spacious area and comfort whilst travelling.

    Meals are served in the train’s spacious restaurant cars, where dedicated chefs serve a western breakfast followed by a wide range of authentic Chinese specialities at lunch and dinner, using only the finest local ingredients. As well as soft drinks, tea and coffee, meals are accompanied by a selection of wines from around the world. Enjoy complimentary 24hr coffee, tea and mineral water on board.

    Equally special is the unique ambience of the piano bar car, where the resident pianist is always happy to take requests. Staying open until the last person leaves, the bar is the perfect place to get to know your fellow passengers, or simply wile away some time, reading or taking in the scenery while enjoying your favourite drink.

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    To book or enquire about this property call: 01227 671 154


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    Tailor-made for you

    •  Your Safari is just that. Each safari we create is built around you and your requirements.

    •  Select your preferred style of accommodation and explore at your own pace.

    •  Co-create your perfect trip with the help of our experts.

    Expert Advice

    •  All of our advisers are well travelled and know their areas inside out.

    •  All calls are answered instantly by a destination expert who will help you from start to finish.

    •  Get the most from your time and budget.

    Personal Service

    •  The details make the difference. All our accommodation, drivers and guides have been carefully selected by location and service as well as their contribution to conservation or the community.

    •  Our business depends on recommendations. We go the extra mile to give you a trip to remember.

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    We would be delighted to hear from you! Please call any of the numbers below or fill in the contact form with your requirements and we will be in touch.

    From the UK

    Call: 01227 671 154

    From the USA

    New York: (646) 513-4227

    From South Africa

    Cape Town: 021 300 2166