Japan has launched a luxury train service that costs between $2,000 and $10,000 per person to ride per two to four day itinerary. The East Japan Railway is to thanks for the Shiki-Shima Suite train, which is sold out until March 2018.
The train has ten cars and incredible views. The observation cars have glass walls and ceilings that there’s nothing to get in the way of taking in the scenery that’s flying by outside.
— InfoTEA (@InfoTEAworld) April 17, 2017
The train was designed by Ken Okuyama, who has worked with Porsche, Ferrari, and Maserati. Tetsuro Tomita, the President of East Japan Railway ecplained that they wanted to create the best of the best.
“With Shiki-Shima, we want to create a new level of service and history in train travel.”
— TINUKU (@TheTinuku) May 2, 2017