Eastern & Oriental Express: Singapore to Bangkok

Step back in time on this nostalgic 5 day itinerary as you traverse from Singapore to Bangkok in style and comfort with the opulent Eastern & Oriental Express. Sit back and watch the ever-changing scenery of South East Asia, stopping off in Kanchanaburi to delve into the pages of history with a trip to the iconic River Kwai Bridge and revel in the rural villages of Malaysia.

Number of days Prices from The itinerary includes

5 Days

4 nights/5 days from £2,695
Prices are per person based on 2 people sharing a room excluding flights.

  • Itinerary starts in Singapore and ends in Bangkok
  • Private transfers throughout
  • Train accommodation as detailed
  • All-inclusive on the Eastern & Oriental Express
  • Daily breakfast at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore
  • Private guided touring
  • Day 1

    Arrive Singapore

    You will be met on arrival at Singapore Airport and transferred to the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore for a one night stay. Set in 15 acres of landscaped gardens, this hotel offers guests a serene urban retreat from which to explore the city.

  • Day 2


    After breakfast at the hotel, depart Singapore aboard the fabled Eastern & Oriental Express. Settle in to your private cabin and tuck into a delightful afternoon tea as the train crosses the southern Malaysian countryside. This evening, make your way to one of the dining cars for a sumptuous four-course dinner, a true highlight on any E&O journey, followed by a nightcap in the Bar Car.

  • Day 3

    Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia

    The villagers of Labu Kabong greet you with a warm welcome ceremony this morning as you immerse yourself in rural Malaysian life. Take a guided tour of the village or get active with a hill-trek alongside the resident naturalist where having reached the top you’ll be rewarded with beautiful panoramic views. Back on board the train while away the afternoon on the open deck of the Observation Car, cocktail in hand.