Rail Tours in Sri Lanka

 

 

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A Journey of Romance.........
Viceroy Special Vintage Train Tours

A ride on this unique LUXURY STEAM TRAIN to Hill Capital is one of the most picturesque rail journeys in the world! As you journey through, in the modern and relaxing comfort, you are sure to witness and experience a way of life that has existed since time immemorial.

Viceroy Special Vintage Train Tours in sri lankaThe "Viceroy Special" is a 75 year old private train and the only steam train still in operation in Sri Lanka . The train has two air-conditioned observation saloons furnished in period style, with 64 plush reclining seats and individual adjustable tables. A public address system is available for guides to describe details of the journey or for suitable music to be broadcast. Each saloon has an adjoining smokers' lounge and a modern toilet.

There is also a restaurant car, elegantly furnished with Edwardian ribbed fans and teak-trimmed wood paneling is complete with a fully equipped kitchen and a well complemented bar.

Time
Agenda
07:00 AM
Viceroy Special steam train leaves Colombo Fort Railway Station for Kandy . En-route-mid morning snacks, tea/coffee on board the train
11:30 AM
Arrive Kandy , transfer to a luxury hotel by coach, relax. and have lunch. After lunch do a city tour of Kandy covering places of interest such as the Temple of the Tooth, Arts & Crafts Centre. Also observe a memorable Cultural Show during lunch at the hotel.
03 :30 PM
Visit Royal Botanical Garden after which transfer to Peradeniya Railway Station to join the steam train, leaves at 04:30 pm back to Colombo . Afternoon Tea/Refreshments on board the train.
08:00 PM
Arrive Colombo and transfer to your hotel.

PACKAGE PRICE:
To Quote on request (Group size : minimum 30 pax & Maximum 64 pax)
PACKAGE PRICE INCLUDES,

  • Transportation in an air-conditioned luxury train,with backup road transport
  • Visit to Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Visit to the Temple of the Tooth Relic/Audience Hall
  • A memorable cultural show
  • Lunch, Tea & Refreshments
  • A Tour Guide Service
  • Government Taxes.
We can arrange customized train tours according to your request.
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Toot-Toot, here comes the Viceroy Special!

When Commercial Bank Treasury Department decided to take their best clients on an incentive tour, but with a difference, naturally they turned towards the best in the field – Eco Team.

Sixty five clients and staff who hosted them were taken to Kandy on the 10th October by the Viceroy Special train amidst of wine, song & dance. They stayed at the Earl’s Regency in Kandy and the whole evening entertainment session with fun games / music & competitions was also facilitated by Eco Team.

The grand first price of the visiting card draw was won by Mr. Suresh Gunarathna – DIMO. Mr. Suresh and another invitee of him are entitled for a luxury safari holiday in Udawalawe or Yala national parks courtesy of Mahoora Luxury Safari Camps. (www.mahoora.lk)           

You too can take a ride on a one of its kind Luxury Steam Train to the hill capital. The "Viceroy Special" is a 75 year old private train and the only steam train still in operation in Sri Lanka. The train has two air-conditioned observation saloons furnished in period style, with 64 plush reclining seats and individual adjustable tables. A public address system is available for guides to describe details of the journey or for suitable music to be broadcasted. Each saloon has an adjoining smokers' lounge and a modern toilet.

Enjoy the relaxing ride and a breathtaking view while you journey to one Asia’s most sort after destinations, Kandy. And if you are interested, we can steam away to any other destination in Sri Lanka as well (as long as where the rail track extends of course!)

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