Chris Tarrant's Extreme Railways

Season 4

Season 4, Episode 4 - Railway To The Holy Land

4.0 14 x
From the deserts of Lawrence of Arabia, Chris follows the route of the Hejaz Railway up through Jordan, before crossing the border into Israel. He's headed for the holiest city of all Jerusalem.

Season 4, Episode 3 - Return To Yugoslavia

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Chris explores five countries that were part of Yugoslavia, which had an extensive state-run railway network before its break-up in the 1990s and the Balkan Wars of Independence that followed.

Season 4, Episode 2 - Crossing The Baltics

3.0 19 x
Chris sets out to cross three former Soviet republics entirely by rail in just one week, travelling through Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Uncovering amazing stories and secrets from the region.
Season 1

Season 1, Episode 3 - India

4.0 18 x
Chris Tarrant travels down the Konkan railway which runs along the west coast of India connecting the port cities of Mumbai and Mangalore.

Season 1, Episode 1 - Republic Of Congo

3.0 14 x
Chris Tarrant heads to West Africa to experience one of the greatest surviving African railways of the colonial era.

Season 1, Episode 2 - Australia's Extreme Railway

3.0 16 x
Chris Tarrant crosses the Australian Outback, to find out the truth about an amazing railway from Adelaide to Darwin.

5. Scandinavia: War, Ore And Santa Claus

3.0 46 x
Chris Tarrant travels almost 3,000 kilometres across Scandinavia and Finland in the middle of winter, braving deep snow, sub-zero temperatures and hardly any light.

4. Trans-Caucasus Express

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Chris travels the route of the Soviet-era Trans-Caucasus Railway departing the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku.

3. Southern Africa: The Diamond Railway

3.0 14 x
Chris Tarrant travels from Cape Town in South Africa across Botswana to the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, following the route of an ambitious railway pioneered by controversial Cecil Rhodes.

2. Night Train To Patagonia

3.0 9 x
Chris sets out from a British-built station in Buenos Aires taking the overnight train to the pampas lowlands.