Cabin Types on Private Silk Road Train

Choose from 4 different cabin types, according to your personal requirements, and dine in our beautiful restaurant waggons. Enjoy fine cuisine and drinks. The restaurant car also serves as a bar waggon, so before and after meals you can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and have a nice conversation with fellow travellers as you collect unique impressions. No matter which compartment type you choose, all of them are about twice as large as typical European sleeping car compartments.

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Category 'Kalif ' Night layout. Category 'Kalif' Day layout.
The Kalif is equipped with two beds, one of which measures 1,10 m x 1,90 m, even providing room for two people if required. Furthermore, the 5,57 m² large compartments offer a cosy seating bench, a commodious table and a wardrobe. The compartment’s exclusive en suite bathroom does not only contain a washing basin, WC and shower, but also enough storage space for your personal belongings. Each car of the Bolshoi category has only six compartments.


Compartment height: 255 cm
Compartment depth: 205 cm
Compartment width: 269 cm

Bed 1 length: 187 cm
Bed 1 width: 110 cm
Bed 2 length: 176 cm
Bed 2 width: 80 cm

Small wardrobe: width 35 cm; height 46 cm; depth 85 cm
Larger wardrobe: width 35 cm: height 158 cm; depth 85 cm

Luggage storage above the door: width 118 cm; heigth 22 cm; depth 207 cm

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Catagory Sultan Catagory Sutan
  Category III "Aladin" Day layout

Each car has eight compartments for 2 guests with 2 lower berths. In the middle, below the window, you will find a table. Combined washing room / toilet compartments are located at both ends of each car. Additionally, a shower is located at one end of each car and you will receive a bathing robe and shower utilities.


Bed length: 187 cm
Bed width: 80 cm

Luggage storrage above the door (no storrage available under beds): width 160 cm; height 30 cm; depth 60 cm

corridor's width 85cm
corridor's height 207 cm

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Category "Ali Baba " 2 berth. Layout day and night. Category "Habibi" layout. 4 berth
In the STANDARD PLUS CATEGORY (II), there are 9 compartments per carriage. A compartment is shared by two guests. Berths are sized app. 70 × 190 cm and arranged facing each other. There is also a table under the window. Combined toilet/lavatory compartments are located at each end of this category’s cars.

Measurements: these are common to both Catagory I and II - 2 or 4 berth
Compartment height: 255 cm
Compartment depth: 190 cm
Compartment width: 255 cm

Bed length: 190 cm
Bed width: 70 cm
Space between the beds: 42 cm

Luggage storage under beds: height 36 cm; width 47 cm; depth 95 cm
Luggage storage above door: height 32 cm; width 159 cm; depth 68 cm

In the ”STANDARD” CATEGORY (I), there are nine compartments per car, each accommodating four guests. On both sides, left and right, there are two berths in a bunk style - one up, one down. sized 70×190cm. Between the lower two beds there is a table. Combined toilet/handbasin compartments are located at each end of the car. No showers.

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