TRAIN JOURNIES THAT ARE BREATH TAKING
Added on: 9th Jun 2015
DENALI STAR (US)
Get ready to see some wild Alaskan tundra as you make your way
from Anchorage to Fairbanks.
TALYLLYN RAILWAY (WALES)
It’s the shortest and slowest journey on our list but this coal powered
train will take you on a 14.5 mile (23km) roundtrip from Tywyn on the
Mid-Wales coast to Nant Gwernol near the village of
HIRAM-BINGHAM ORIENT EXPRESS (PERU)
Linking two of the most famous destinations in Peru, Cusco and
Machu Picchu, this one day round trip takes passengers on an
unforgettable ride through the Urubamba River Valley.
DURANGO AND SILVERTON NARROW GAUGE RAILROAD (US)
This vintage steam operated train climbs nearly 3,000 feet (~1000m)
through the steep mountain pass between Durango and Silverton,
Colorado to give incredible views.
DANUBE EXPRESS (HUNGARY & TURKEY)
Going from Budapest to Istanbul this four day journey gives you plenty
of time to take in the amazing Transylvania countryside.
NAPA VALLEY WINE TRAIN (US)
Winding from Napa to St. Helena in California, this three hour ride
gives you the perfect atmosphere for some serious wine tasting.
DARJEELING HIMALAYAN RAILWAY (INDIA)
This eight hour trip offers some jaw dropping views of the Himalayas.
EL CHEPE (MEXICO)
Connecting the mountainous interior to the Pacific coast you’ll pass
by high desert plains, magnificent waterfalls, and steep canyon walls.