As rail tours go, our Persian Odyssey itinerary on board the Golden Eagle is truly stunning. Combining one of the most important trading routes of ancient civilisation with the remarkable treasures of Persia, this unique journey takes in destinations that are rarely experienced by the Western visitor which makes it all the more special. Ask about the options to start or finish your journey in Tashkent.
Travelling along the Silk Road onto the ancient land of Persia, this unique journey between Moscow and Tehran takes in destinations that are rarely experienced by the Western visitor which makes it all the more special. Alternatively you may start the journey in Tashkent – ask about your options.
he train which is carrying some 40 international tourists started its journey from Moscow and has already passed through Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan.
The tourists are from the UK, the US, Australia, South Africa, France, Taiwan, China and Hong Kong, Russia’s Sputnik news agency earlier reported.
While in Iran, the train will take the visitors to Iran’s tourism hubs of Kerman, Yazd, Isfahan, and Shiraz. The train is expected in Tehran on 27 November where it will stay for two nights. It will later return to Mashhad and then to Turkmenistan and further on its way back to unwind its 18-day tour.