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A guide to the Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express

Established in 2007 by GW Travel, Golden Eagle Luxury Trains are often considered the pinnacle in private Russian train travel. Moving beyond the average rail tour, Golden Eagle train tours create luxury experiences that provide a glimpse into Russia’s diverse culture journeying from the historic Muscovite capital of Moscow in the West into the depths of Siberia and through to Vladivostok on Russia’s far eastern shores.

This post will provide what you need to know about one of the world’s most luxurious train experiences, including the best times to go, costs and what to expect when travelling the Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express.

29
November
2019

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