Asia

Travelling by train is one of the best ways to cross great distances while being able to appreciate the landscapes and culture of the country you're visiting. But some rail journeys are great destinations in themselves, due to their cultural and historical importance or for the chance to see spectacular landscapes along tracks that are engineering wonders. The best Rail Journeys in Asia are listed below (click on the names for more details).

Trans-Mongolian Railway

RussiaMongoliaChina

Trans-Siberian Express

Russia

Trans-Manchurian Railway

RussiaChina

Reunification Express

Vietnam

The Eastern and Oriental Express

SingaporeMalaysiaThailand

Bullet Train

Japan

Indian Mountain Railways

India

Qingzang Railway (Qinghai-Tibet)

China