The Tsar's Gold Private Train's Route
On its journey from Moscow to Beijing the Tsar's Gold
Private Trains Lake Baikal, the vast, grassy Mongolian steppe,
the Gobi Desert and the mountains of Northern China.
The train also calls at many notable cities and towns such
as the historic Yekaterinburg, founded by seventeenth-century
Russian leader Peter the Great, the culturally-rich Irkutsk,
nicknamed 'the Paris of Siberia' and Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia's
impressive and fascinating capital city.
Our guests can choose their preferred level of luxury
aboard the Tsar's Gold
Guests of Great Rail Journeys travelling the
Trans-Siberian Railway are allocated a Superior sleeping
cabin but may optionally upgrade to a Superior Plus cabin or, for
the ultimate luxury travel experience, a Nostalgic Comfort
The recently-refurbished Superior cabins are air-conditioned and
comfortably sleep two guests in lower single berths, each with an
individual reading lamp. Ample luggage storage space is provided,
and a table is situated beneath the cabin's window. Each carriage
features nine Superior cabins and shared washroom facilities. Every
second Superior sleeper carriage also features a shower room.
Also recently refurbished, Superior Plus cabins offer our
guests all of the benefits of Superior cabins but with additional
space; there are only eight Superior Plus cabins to a carriage.
Each Superior Plus carriage also features its own exclusive shower
Lavishly decorated and furnished in vintage Soviet style,
air-conditioned Nostalgic Comfort cabins are generously-sized and
feature two large sleeping berths; an upper and a lower. Additional
sofa-style seating enables our guests to relax and admire the
ever-changing view from their window, and a combined CD/DVD player
is also provided. Nostalgic Comfort cabins have an adjacent shower
and washroom shared only with the neighbouring cabin and further
washroom facilities are located at the end of the
More about the Tsar's Gold Private Train
Guests are free to explore the entire train if they wish,
including the luggage car.
It is a requirement in Russia that all chartered trains
such as the Tsar's Gold are inspected by the health
authority before every journey to ensure that the highest standards
of hygiene are maintained in the train's restaurant cars, toilet
facilities and washrooms.