Thanks to Google Maps, you can now take a virtual ride on the Trans Siberian Railway, with lounge music and all. In addition to a “a small snippet of Google Maps keeping you constantly updated on your current location, a series of YouTube videos provides an actual view out of a passenger window as well.” Click here to begin your journey. If you’d rather just view the video, then continue reading to watch.

The joint project of Google and the Russian Railways lets you take a trip along the famous route and see Baikal, Khekhtsirsky range, Barguzin mountains, Yenisei river and many other picturesque places of Russia without leaving your house.

[via OhGizmo]