March 2021 / November 2021
Detailed day by day description
Dear Traveler: thank you for choosing us to perform this Tour! We hope you enjoy your trip.
Here we give you a guidance on their tour with the information that we believe may be of your interest. The information is indicative, may exist variations on designated hours.
TRANSFER from the airport, if you have it included or purchasing. Our transfer will be waiting for you with a poster on behalf of Owner or its name to the output of the custom (after collecting your luggage)..
Remember to inform us by phone if you lost your connection flight or expected delay of their arrival, in your VOUCHER figure the phone of the transfer.
During a relaxing afternoon, take time to browse our onboard boutique for exclusive, elegant gifts before enjoying indulgent pastries in your cabin, served by your steward.
As evening falls, stroll along to our convivial Bar Car ‘3674’ for a refreshing aperitif. Dinner is a lavish four-course feast, prepared on board by our expert team of chefs. Afterwards, you may wish to return to the bar, where our resident pianist is playing the baby grand. Order a liqueur and mingle with your fellow passengers before retiring to your cabin, now transformed into a cosy bedroom.
As we continue onwards towards the Channel ports, enjoy a delicious brunch in one of the dining cars. At Calais Ville Station, board a private coach to the shuttle terminal at Coquelles before travelling onward through the Channel Tunnel. Our uniformed hosts will look after you throughout the journey.
At Folkestone, you join the art deco Belmond British Pullman, sister train of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, for the journey to London. Indulge in a traditional English afternoon tea, accompanied by a glass of sparkling English rosé, as the train courses through the verdant Kent countryside. Disembark at London Victoria station for your onward arrangements.
London arrival information
Your luggage is transported from the Continental train to London Victoria by road.
In normal circumstances it arrives prior to the Belmond British Pullman and is laid out on the platform ready for collection. We recommend that you allow 30 minutes for luggage collection. Please be aware, there are no porter services available at London Victoria Station.
Please note: Venice Simplon-Orient-Express travels within the constraints of national and international railway networks, therefore routes, timings and associated itineraries are subject to change without prior warning. Please bear this in mind when making onward travel plans. The Channel crossing may on occasion be substituted with a ferry service for operational reasons.