The World's Greatest Rail Journey
A trip across Siberia on the longest continuous railway track in the world is undoubtedly the journey of a lifetime. It's also a convenient way to reach China, Mongolia or Japan. Tickets are not expensive or difficult to arrange.
Siberia: now wide open to visitors for the first time in Russia's history you can now travel almost anywhere you want in Siberia: we tell you how to arrange a trip, where to buy tickets and where to go.
Kilometre-by-kilometre route guide A major feature of the book is the detailed km-by-km route guide. All points of interest are included along the way. With 40 rail maps in English, Russian and Chinese: see where you are as you travel.
Siberia and the railway the detailed history of Siberia, the construction and running of the railway today are of great interest not only to visitors but also to armchair travellers.
City guides with maps the best sights, places to stay and restaurants for all budgets: Moscow, St Petersburg, Ulan Bator, Harbin, Beijing and 25 towns in Siberia; nutshell information on Minsk, Berlin, Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius, Helsinki, Hong Kong & Tokyo
8th edition includes 76 maps
Plus Russian, Mongolian and Chinese phrases, rail fares and timetables
All routes retravelled for 8th edition