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Austrian Imperial Train (Majestic Imperator Train de Luxe)

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Disappointing

Don't get me wrong, the trip itself is amazing. But were put in the carriage with very... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Alan S
via mobile
It's all been said before

We had a similarly good experience to previous reviewers who took the train from Linz to Salzburg... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
diwarwick
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

We did this excursion as part of an APT river cruise and is one of several highlight occassions that will stay in our minds for many years to come. It is difficult to find superlatives to outdo reviews made by other travelers so I wont...More

Thank Ted D
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Now if you're reading this, you have either sailed with APT or are considering doing so.If it's the latter then do so, you will have a fabulous holiday and this will be one of the highlights. You will moor at Passau, then get a coach...More

Thank tyketyke
Reviewed 26 July 2017

A wonderful replica of a train from the past. We were part of a Budapest to Amsterdam APT river cruise and at Linz we journey on this train to Salzburg. We were greeted with a glass of sparkling wine and then the boys in our...More

Thank Bluebaggers25
Reviewed 15 June 2017

What a form of travel this train must have been in it's day we actually travel from Passau to Salzburg enjoyed a great meal and of course refresments were forth coming the vista is just worth the trip and the train has kept to period...More

Thank MNLUCIA02
Reviewed 8 June 2017

What an amazing train journey from Passau to Salzburg and back to Linz. From the moment we got on, we felt like royalty. We were in the red carriage named the excelsior and it was the finest carriage. Service was excellent and train ride something...More

Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We did the trip from Passau to Linz with a stop in Salzburg as part of an APT tour. It was really well organised and the trip was excellent. Wines and snacks were served and the staff were simply excellent. On the second part, singers...More

5  Thank Redpiper14
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was one of the great experiences of our holiday. This was a touch of luxury and we really appreciated all the effort to make this an experience we would not forget. The carriages we were on was the Equipage which was magnificent. There was...More

1  Thank HerbSydney
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong, the trip itself is amazing. But were put in the carriage with very uncomfortable chairs. All the other carriages had comfy sofa-type chairs, but we had uncomfortable dining-style chairs. With my back issues, this was unsuitable. Otherwise an enjoyable trip.

2  Thank Alan S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Another touch of luxury on our APT river cruise that took us from Passau to Salzburg and back to Linz in carriages fit for an emperor with excellent refreshments, service, comfort and quality operatic entertainment on the return journey. What a wonderful day.

2  Thank Helen M
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had a similarly good experience to previous reviewers who took the train from Linz to Salzburg as part of an APT river cruise. We were returned by train to Passau which took three and a half hours. The seats become quite hard after the...More

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