Trudon Classic Candle



In an exclusive collaboration with Trudon, master wax maker since 1643 and perfumer Thierry Wasser, Orient Express presents a candle designed to honour the art of travel. This luxurious coiled beeswax candle features notes of leather, wood, floral, and spice in a midnight blue vessel—Orient Express’s signature colour—adorned with a dramatic 24-karat gold coat of arms.

  • Created by Cire Trudon exclusively for Orient Express
  • Leathery, woody, floral and spicy scent notes
  • Top notes (Grapefruit, Freesia, Iris, Peony), Heart notes (Leather, Sandalwood, Guaiac wood), Base notes (Vanilla, Tonka)
  • Beeswax produced in Normandy
  • Cotton wick
  • When properly cared for, a Trudon candle does not smoke and leaves no deposits on the glass when it burns
  • Glass vessel made in Italy in exclusive Orient Express midnight blue colour with hand-applied gold leaf inside and a 24-karat coat of arms applied to the outside
  • Gift boxed
  • 55-60 hours of burn time
  • Candles should not be burned for more than 3 consecutive hours
  • 9.5 oz
  • Diameter 3.5" x H 4"

Exclusive Fragrance for Orient Express




A Timeless Fragrance

Notes of leather, wood, floral and spice evoke the glamourous journey experienced aboard Orient-Express.

The Coat of Arms

Stamped with Trudon’s signature motto, ’Deo Regique Laborant.’

The Glass

The candle is set in a hand-crafted midnight blue glass vessel.

The Wax

Trudon is the oldest master wax maker in France. Its formula offers an exceptional olfactory sensation and burning quality.


Anatomy of a Candle

The wax is made in Trudon’s Normandy workshop, while the glass vessel—inspired by a champagne bucket—is crafted in Vinci, Tuscany.