Aboard this luxurious private train, you can expect well-appointed en-suite cabins, fine dining and elegant surroundings - no matter where you choose to explore. First-class service is included as standard, with a personal cabin attendant service, available at all times, to look after all of your needs.
The Golden Eagle has been carefully designed with emphasis on your comfort, relaxation and enjoyment. In addition to the private en-suite sleeping cabins, there is a beautifully appointed Bar Lounge Car and Restaurant Cars.
Imperial Suites are the most spacious cabins available and benefitting from a large and luxurious double bed as well as a lounge area with dressing table. Facilities include a private en-suite bathroom with power shower and the luxury of underfloor heating; individual air-conditioning; wardrobe; DVD/CD player with LCD screen; complimentary fully stocked minibar; safe; small library and two large picture windows to watch the world go by.
Imperial Suite guests will also benefit from the option of a private guide and car service in most of the places along the route, the inclusion of drinks from the standard and premium bar list in the Bar Lounge Car, a laundry service and room upgrades to the next available category at the hotels which are featured in the itinerary.
The train offers a Bar Lounge Car that host a variety of entertaining and enriching activities such as language lessons and engaging lectures on local history and culture from expert guest speakers and Restaurant cars that serve incredible cuisine. Attentive service and an excellent choice of wines accompany all our meals at lunch and dinner, in addition to bottled mineral water and soft drinks. An informal dress code is applied throughout the journey.
The Heart of Persia private train journey commences and ends in Tehran, Iran.
The train journeys from Tehran visiting Mashhad, Kerman, Rayen, Mahan, Yazd, Isfahan, Shiraz, Persepolis, Kashan, Shustar, Chogha Zanbil, Susa, Pol-E Safid, Tehran. Daily excursions with expert guides are offered each day.
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