You know the name; after all there can be few more evocative in world travel than the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. What you might not realise, however, is that aside from the classic London to Venice route, there are a full spread of journeys aboard this icon of rail travel, taking in some of the Continent's most alluring cities. Explore the options below, or call our specialists who'll be happy to talk through and tailor-make any of our Venice Simplon-Orient-Express holidays.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: A taste of luxury
3 days from £3,995 pp incl. flights
Enjoyed across three unforgettable days, this itinerary is perfect for those looking to experience the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express but are short on time
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Paris & Venice
5 days from £5,580 pp incl. flights
This is the ultimate in European luxury rail travel – the iconic southbound journey from Paris to Venice aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, paired with stays in two legendary hotels.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to London
4 days from £5,585 pp incl. flights
A counterpoint to the classic London to Venice route, this journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to London.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Venice
4 days from £7,485 pp incl. flights
Between indulgent fine dining, champagne receptions and private city tours, this elegant journey pairs the ultimate in luxury rail travel with a palace stay in the heart of ancient Venice.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Verona to London
4 days from £7,475 pp incl. flights
Beginning with a luxury city stay and included walking tour in Verona, you'll board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express for an unforgettable journey across Europe, steeped in the elegant traditions of 1920s rail travel.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Florence to London
5 days from £5,700 pp incl. flights
Journey aboard the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, starting amid the exquisite architecture of Florence before crossing the Alps in style en route to London.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to Brussels
6 days from £6,425 pp incl. flights
This journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to the gastronomy, architecture and cafe culture of Brussels.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to Amsterdam
6 days from £6,430 pp incl. flights
This journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to the canals and museums of Amsterdam.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Vienna to London
4 days from £9,620 pp incl. flights
Board the world’s most elegant train for a luxury journey to remember as you're transported not just from Vienna to London but all the way back to the glamour of the Roaring Twenties.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Budapest to London
5 days from £5,560 pp incl. flights
From the Ottoman treasures of Budapest to the 1920s fineries of the world's most elegant train, this is luxury rail travel at its finest.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Venice’s Islands
4 days from £4,520 pp incl. flights
Before travelling on the world’s exclusive train, hop between Venice’s archipelago, centring on a luxury stay on your very own private island.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Grand Suite Experience
4 days from £13,020 pp incl. flights
From free-flowing champagne to complimentary caviar, experience the ultimate in luxury rail travel with the butler-served indulgences of the new Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Grand Suites.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Return to Venice
6 days from £7,415 pp
Travel from London to Venice, and back again, aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, enjoying all the luxury and elegance of the world’s most famous train.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Verona Opera
4 days from £4,875 pp incl. flights
This spectacular short break combines a journey on the world’s most elegant train with a stay in a converted palace and of opera at the iconic Arena di Verona.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Northern Italy River Cruise
12 days from £7,775 pp incl. flightsSave up to £860 pp – ends 20 February
Discover Venice and its surrounds in unmatched style as you pair the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express with a five-star cruise.
Northern Italy Cruise & Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
12 days from £7,835 pp incl. flightsSave up to £860 pp – ends 20 February
Experience one of travel's great pairings as you combine a cruise among the treasures of Northern Italy with the luxurious delights of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Istanbul
9 days from £19,145 pp incl. flights
Experience the glamour and style of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express as it returns to its original route, sweeping across Europe through France, Hungary and Romania to the gateway between east and west – Istanbul.
Adriatic in style with SeaDream & the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
11 days from £10,480 pp incl. flights
A luxury holiday of two halves, this rail and cruise epic pairs a journey aboard the world's most celebrated train with a yacht adventure among the historic delights of the Adriatic Sea.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice & Paris
5 days from £5,640 pp incl. flights
Travelling northbound aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, this classic journey pairs the Renaissance treasures of Venice with the sheer romance of the French capital.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Cannes
5 days from £5,930 pp incl. flights
Enjoy a slice of the high life as you pair the world's most iconic train with the glamour of the French Riviera – a summer journey not to be missed.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Geneva to Venice
6 days from £5,190 pp incl. flights
Take the world's most elegant train on a journey to savour, travelling in unmatched style through the pristine heart of alpine Europe between Geneva and Venice.