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On-board The Imperial Russia

A train fit for the Tsars of old, the Imperial Russia is a ‘hotel on wheels’. With state of the art facilities, and a luxurious ‘classical’ style, there are few better ways to travel along the most famous railway in the world.

Whether you are travelling alone, or as part of a group, the Imperial Russia has everything that you could ask for. With 24 hour carriage service, two restaurants and a bar car, you will never be short of places to sit, meet other travellers, and watch the incredible scenery go by.

The Imperial Russia offers four classes; Standard, First Class, First Class Plus and VIP.

Standard

Standard Class cabins are higher quality versions of their public rail equivalents, with four single beds to each cabin in a two up, two down bunk bed formation.

They are designed with your comfort of upmost importance, therefore each cabin has individual air-conditioning, as well as features that reduce noise and vibrations to help offer a smoother experience.

WC facilities are available at either end of each standard carriage, with shower facilities available on-board for all Standard Class travellers.

In summary:

  • Sleeps 4 in single bunk-style beds
  • Adjustable air-conditioning
  • Personal reading lights
  • WC and wash facilities available on-board
  • Towels, bathrobes and slippers
  • 24 hour carriage attendants

 

First Class

First Class cabins offer more room than their Standard Class counterparts, with only two single, lower, berths in each cabin.

They are designed with your comfort of upmost importance, therefore each cabin has individual air-conditioning, as well as features that reduce noise and vibrations to help offer a smoother experience. Each cabin also has a wardrobe and plenty of storage space to keep your luggage stowed away. For those times when you want to relax by yourself there are LCD TV’s in each cabin along with a DVD/CD player.

WC facilities are available at either end of each carriage along with one shower per carriage.

In summary:

  • Sleeps 2 in single lower bunks
  • Adjustable air-conditioning
  • Reading lights
  • Wardrobes and ample storage
  • Bathrobes, slippers and toiletries are provided
  • Towels and linens are changed every three days
  • LCD TV with DVD/CD player
  • In-cabin dining available on request
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and water available
  • WC available at either end of each carriage
  • One shower per carriage
  • 24 hour carriage attendants

 

First Class Plus

First Class cabins offer more room than their Standard Class counterparts, with only two single berths, one upper, one lower, in each cabin, along with a seating area.

They are designed with your comfort of upmost importance, therefore each cabin has individual air-conditioning, as well as features that reduce noise and vibrations to help offer a smoother experience. Each cabin also has a wardrobe and plenty of storage space to keep your luggage stowed away. For those times when you want to relax by yourself there are LCD TV’s in each cabin along with a DVD/CD player

WC facilities are available at either end of each carriage along with one shower/washroom per two cabins.

In summary:

  • Sleeps 2 in lower and upper bunks
  • Seating area
  • Adjustable air-conditioning
  • Reading lights
  • Wardrobes and ample storage
  • Bathrobes, slippers and toiletries are provided
  • Towels and linens are changed every three days
  • LCD TV with DVD/CD player
  • In-cabin dining available on request
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and water available
  • WC available at either end of each carriage
  • One shower/washroom per two cabins
  • 24 hour carriage attendants

 

VIP

VIP cabins offer the most room of all Imperial Russia cabins, with one queen size bed and a single upper berth, in each cabin, along with a seating area.

They are designed with your comfort of upmost importance, therefore each cabin has individual air-conditioning, as well as features that reduce noise and vibrations to help offer a smoother experience. Each cabin also has a wardrobe and plenty of storage space to keep your luggage stowed away. For those times when you want to relax by yourself there are LCD TV’s in each cabin along with a DVD/CD player.

WC facilities are available at either end of each carriage along with an en-suite shower room with WC for each VIP cabin.

In summary:

  • Sleeps 2 in one queen size bed with a single upper-berth
  • Seating area
  • Adjustable air-conditioning
  • Reading lights
  • Wardrobes and ample storage
  • Bathrobes, slippers and toiletries are provided
  • Towels and linens are changed every three days
  • LCD TV with DVD/CD player
  • In-cabin dining available on request
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and water available
  • En-suite bathroom with power shower and WC
  • 24 hour carriage attendants

 

Restaurant and bar cars

Two restaurant cars, and one bar car, are available on the Imperial Russia, alongside in-cabin dining for all classes First Class and above, meaning that you never need worry about finding a seat. Both restaurants, and the bar car, are decorated in a traditional style fit for the epic journey across Russia.

Throughout the journey traditional Russian cuisine will be served, alongside traditional Russian drinks, though a wide selection of both food and drink, including cocktails, will be available.

During the day you will be able to listen to lectures on the Trans-Siberian and the regions that you will pass through from local experts, and in the evening live music will be performed.

Further Information

For information on how Imperial Russia Tours compare to the Real Russia tours, as well as our alternative private tours, please visit Trans-Siberian Tour Comparisons.

To check the itinerary for Imperial Russia tours visit The Imperial Russia Trans-Siberian Tour.

To speak to one of our travel specialists, visit Contact Us for details on how to phone, email or live chat with one of our specialists.