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Great experience!

We took the last train trip of the season on the Gran Lujo from San Sebastion to Santiago de... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Stover-Roth
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Historic train recreated

If you like old trains restored to the glory days of first class travel this trip is definitely for... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
DJS22061959
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Raumati Beach, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

We were a group of more than 20 people and booked the entire train. Unfortunately, the experience was not what we had hoped for. The staff was friendly and eager to please but few spoke much English making for many mix-ups with ordering food and...More

2  Thank anne p
Reviewed 26 May 2018

It was a gift for my mother and aunty. Having travelled with the Orient-express The royal Scotsman and other routes, the experience was quite different. Cabins are bigger but that means that people have to walk sideways to the main wagon. I saw many people...More

2  Thank Emmanuelle T
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We took the last train trip of the season on the Gran Lujo from San Sebastion to Santiago de Compostela. This was a week-long trip on an old, blue and cream-colored narrow-gauge train that consisted of 14 cars that contained one suite per car. In...More

2  Thank Stover-Roth
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The Robla Express is a downmarket version of El Transcantabrico, also operated by Renfe Trenes Turisticos de Lujo. There is a 4 day vintage train tour that runs a few times a year on the scenic narrow gauge railway between Bilbao and Leon and between...More

Thank Learmonth09
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We have taken the Maharajas Express in India and researched the Gran Lujo. Wanted the dinners out an about in small towns in northern Spain (Spain is about night life, is it not?) Exactly what their website promised. Instead we got one choice menus at...More

5  Thank PennyD569
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Fantastic train tour with bus trips each day to towns and attractions. Train cabins all with en suites are as expected small but comfortable. Staff are excellent and guides all spoke both Spanish and English. The trip is a gourmands delight with fantastic meals on...More

4  Thank WfcInperth
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you like old trains restored to the glory days of first class travel this trip is definitely for you. If you like the best of food and plenty of it this trip is for you. The destinations are fantastic and you are taken further...More

3  Thank DJS22061959
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Took a 6 day journey from Santiago de Compostela to Bilbao on the Classico. Exceptionally friendly staff and customer service. Met many lovely guests on the train, but the itinerary is exhausting and the food is way too much albeit it excpetional quality. Big negative...More

11  Thank Kiwigirl58
Reviewed 4 June 2014

we enjoy train travel and have travelled on trains from the Rovos to Trans-Mongolian. This is certainly up there with the Rovos but not as good overall. Meeting at Parador was efficient, we did not go on the tour as we had been staying at...More

10  Thank luvtogo6
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Interesting experience in Northern Spain travelling through lovely countryside. Train only travels for a short period each day and most sightseeing is done in a luxury coach which follows train to each stop. Meals and sightseeing are excellent. Train never travels at night which is...More

7  Thank Lyndsay999
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