Indian Maharaja luxury Train

Maharaja Express is a royal and luxurious Train of India. It embarked maiden journey in March 2010. This train is owned and operated by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) and offers travelers' five different packages of three nights and seven nights. Train takes the sojourners to unique and royal journey of Mumbai, Ajanta, Jaipur, Balasinor, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Gwalior, Orchha, Khajuraho, Lucknow, Varanasi, Agra and Delhi.

  • Maharajas' Express Fare 2015-16

    Maharajas' Express

    Rooming

    Deluxe Cabin

    Junior Suite

    Suite

    Presidential Suite

     The Indian Splendour
    (8 Days/ 7 Nights)

    Adult

    $5,900

    $9,400

    $13,750

    $23,650

    Single Supplement

    $4,460

    $8,470

    $13,750

    $23,650

    Child (Sharing Cabin with Parents, 5-12 yrs)

    $2,990

    $4,730

    $6,900

    $11,900

     The Heritage of India
    (8 Days/7 Nights)

    Adult

    $6,760

    $9,840

    $13,750

    $23,650

    Single Supplement

    $5,110

    $8,860

    $13,750

    $23,650

    Child (Sharing Cabin with Parents, 5-12 yrs)

    $3,420

    $4,950

    $6,900

    $11,900

     Treasures of India
    (4 Days/3 Nights)

    Adult

    $3,800

    $4,900

    $7,550

    $12,850

    Single Supplement

    $2,860

    $4,410

    $7,550

    $12,850

    Child (Sharing Cabin with Parents, 5-12 yrs)

    $1,930

    $2,480

    $3,800

    $6,500

     Gems of India
    (4 Days/3 Nights)

    Adult

    $3,800

    $4,900

    $7,550

    $12,850

    Single Supplement

    $2,860

    $4,410

    $7,550

    $12,850

    Child (Sharing Cabin with Parents,5-12 yrs)

    $1,930

    $2,480

    $3,800

    $6,500

    The Indian Panorama
    (8 Days/7 Nights)

    Adult

    $5,930

    $9,410

    $13,750

    $23,650

    Single Supplement

    $4,460

    $8,470

    $13,750

    $23,650

    Child (Sharing Cabin with Parents, 5-12 yrs)

    $2,990

    $4,730

    $6,900

    $11,900


    Prices are subject to change incase of any change or amendment in the routing.

    Service tax as per the current rates will be charged extra. The current tax is 3.61%.

  • The Maharaja Express Tariff & its Inclusive
    Maharaja Express

    The Maharaja Express rate fare includes services of accommodation in double / twin bedded cabins with attached toilets, all three meals, soft beverages, house brands of Indian wines, beer and spirits, butler service, guided off train excursions as illustrated in the journeys inclusive entrance fee for monuments, palaces and cultural entertainment., still camera fee, transport and services of a guide, complimentary tea, coffee and mineral water on board, porterage at stations, city tour and lunch/ dinner at the city of disembarkation.

  • Exclusions from Tariff of Maharaja Express

    Any taxes, insurance, gratuities, telephone calls, laundry, alcoholic beverages (apart from the house brands of wines, spirits, beer served in the restaurants and bar), video, film and other professional still camera fees and arrival and departure transfers. International and domestic air tickets, pre and post tour accommodation and any tour extensions are not included unless specifically mentioned as part of the journey.

  • Child Policy
    Maharaja Express

    • Children below 5 years are complimentary on full board, subject to sharing of double bed with parents. This is subject to availability of double bed at the time of booking.
    • Children between 5-12 years are charged 50% of adult rate, subject to sharing of double bed with parents. This is subject to availability of double bed at the time of booking.
    • Two children traveling with parents will be accommodated in a separate cabin, where first child pays 50% of the adult fare and the second child will have to pay the adult cost.
    • Maharajas' Express Train Tariff does accommodate children but we ask parents to be mindful of the sophisticated adult atmosphere we Endeavour to maintain.
    • It does not have the facility for interconnecting cabins except in the Presidential Suite car.

  • Cancellation Policy

    In case of cancellation, a person should send Fax/E-mail/Letter to the concerned authority. Though refund would be made, a certain amount of ticket value would be deducted, as per the conditions given below.
    • 60 days or more prior to departure, 25 % of ticket value.
    • 45 to 59 days prior to departure, 50% of ticket value.
    • 0 to 44 days prior to departure, 100% of ticket value.

  • No Show / En Route Termination of Tour / Amendment
    Maharaja Express

    • No Show – In case travelers doesn't arrive to board on train, the whole amount will be considered as forfeited which is nonrefundable and nonadjustable
    • En route termination of tour - In case travelers want to board off for any reason, no amount will be returned and considered as forfeited.
    • Amendment – Adjustment will be done only under the circumstances like Natural Disaster / Natural Calamity or Serious Health Problem's (doctor's certificate is compulsory) and is subject to availability. No refunds are possible and all can be determined on merits on a case to case basis.
    • All the transactions are done in US Dollars instead of Indian Rupees. However, Indian nationals and NRI's can pay Maharaja Express tariff in INR as per the exchange rate.
    • Booking of Maharaja Express in Indian Currency could be done only by paying equivalent amount of US Dollars.
    Above Tariff is Subject to change without notice.

Maharaja Express Itinerary

MAHARAJA EXPRESS is one of the international standard tourist accommodations on wheels initially launched by the joint venture between the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) and the Royale Indian Rail Tours Limited. In present days, it is owned and operated by the IRCTC. For visitors who really want to spend and experience the country India then routes covered by this luxury train are perfect itineraries. Everyone is treated like the royal families of erstwhile era. Places of tourist interest covered in different packages are iconic cities where you can feel relax from daily busy schedule. The train promoted five different itineraries.

The Indian Splendour

Duration: 07 Nights: 08 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Balasinor – Mumbai

This is one of the fantastic itineraries which covered magical destinations of India. In this travel route you will visit one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites TAJ MAHAL located in the state of Agra. The trip also covered mesmerizing cities of Rajasthan and visit to famous forts, palaces, gardens, national park and other historical sites where you can experience the rich heritage of the country.

Day 01: DELHI – AGRA
Delhi – the heart city of the nation is the starting point of the trip.
20:45 Hours – At Safdarjung Railway Station, New Delhi you will be welcome by the attendants of the Maharaja Express with gracious traditional hospitality, check-in and announce the formalities to be followed throughout the journey
21:30 Hours – Enjoy yummy dinner in its in-house restaurant that serves tasty Indian and International cuisines
23:00 Hours – After dinner the train will leave Delhi for journey toward Agra

Day 02: AGRA
Agra – a city with glorious past is the dream destination for world travelers.
07:00 Hours – Arrive to the city of Agra. Get fresh and ready to visit one of the Seven Wonders of the World – TAJ MAHAL. The unique architecture style and its charm lure the attention of visitors. Spend some leisure time here and know the love story of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal
09:45 Hours – Enjoy breakfast at one of the lavish hotels – Taj Khema
10:45 Hours – After visit to such places, return to the train to relax. Or in en-route you can also enjoy some fun activities or recreational activities like spa or visit places of tourist interest like Itimad-Ud-Daulah
13:00 Hours – Enjoy scrumptious lunch on board
14:30 Hours – Relax for an hour and get ready to visit the AGRA FORT. Or, travelers may also choose to enjoy other activities like shopping in local markets, pamper spa to rejuvenate mind, body and soul. You will also visit to Fatehpur Sikri

18:00 Hours – Get back to the luxury caravan to relax after exploring attractive destinations. Or, in the evening can also watch MOHABBAT THE TAJ SHOW
20:00 Hours – Enjoy lip-smacking Indian and International Cuisines on board
20:45 Hours – Train leaves for journey towards Ranthambore (Sawai Madhopur)

Day 03: RANTHAMBORE – JAIPUR
06:30 Hours – Enjoy exciting JEEP SAFARI at RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK with great zeal
09:30 Hours – Get back to the train
10:15 Hours – Relax and refresh by enjoying brunch on board
11:50 Hours – Start journey towards the Pink City – Jaipur
13:40 Hours – Arrival at Jaipur
14:00 Hours – Enjoy the city by visiting one of the famous historical sites – Amer Fort. One may also enjoy other recreational activities or visit other places of tourist interest. When back from the fort you will take to watch the cutting and polishing of stones
18:30 Hours – Watch the Elephant Polo Match and dinner
21:30 Hours – get back to the train
23:00 Hours – The train leaves for onward journey to Bikaner

Day 04: BIKANER
08:00 Hours – Watch the beauty of passing destinations while enjoying brunch on board
10:00 Hours – Arrival at Bikaner, get fresh and spend the rest day in the train or enjoying other activities like visit to the LALGARH MUSEUM, THE RAT TEMLE
13:00 Hours – Enjoy mouth-watering lunch on board
14:00 Hours – After enjoying lunch, relax and ready to visit the JUNAGARH FORT
16:00 Hours – Visit to the SAND DUNES to witness the mesmerizing beauty of sunset and when retrn enjoy tea-break at the Gajner Palace

17:40 Hours – Arrival at the Sand Dunes and watch the beauty of destination with great fun and entertainment
20:15 Hours – Get back to the train
21:00 Hours – Train will proceed for journey towards Jodhpur

Day 05 – JODHPUR
07:30 Hours – Enjoy brunch on board
08:45 Hours – A trip to Bishnoi Village
12:30 Hours – Enjoy tasty lunch on board
14:15 Hours – Relax and get ready to visit the gorgeous Mehrangarh Fort, after that you will enjoy an evening walk at the Clock Tower Market
17:15 Hours – Get fresh and ready to go for fantastic dinner at the Hanwant Mahal. The place is specialized in serving Indian, Rajasthani, Chinese and Continental Cuisines
20:15 Hours – get back to the train
22:00 Hours – The train proceed journey towards Udaipur

Day 06: UDAIPUR
08:00 Hours – Enjoy morning breakfast on board
10:00 Hours – Arrival at the city of Udaipur and ready to enjoy entertaining boat ride at the PICHOLA LAKE, next visit to Crystal Gallery and City Palace
13:45 Hours – Enjoy scrumptious lunch at Satkar Hall of Fateh Prakash Palace
15:00 Hours – Get back to the train and spend evening leisurely. En-route you can visit a center for colorful Miniature Painting
20:00 Hours – Have aristocratic dinner on board and the train will proceed further journey to Balasinor

Day 07: BALASINOR
06:30 Hours – enjoy morning brunch on board
08:00 Hours – Arrival at the Sevalia Station
08:15 hours – Visit to the Dinosaur Fossil Park and enjoy village walking
11:00 Hours – Visit to the Garden Palace
11:40 Hours – At the Garden Palace, you will be welcome with gracious traditional hospitality. Discover the place and will enjoy mouth-watering lunch hosted by the Royal Family of Balasinor
14:00 Hours – Get back to the train
15:15 Hours – Further journey towards the city of Mumbai
20:00 Hours – Relax the evening lavishly and enjoy dinner on board

Day 08: MUMBAI
07:00 Hours – Enjoy early breakfast on board
08:10 Hours – Arrival at Mumbai
08:30 Hours – Here you fantastic tour comes end. Check-out with tone of memories. Hope you enjoy a memorable vacation with the Maharaja Express

The Indian Panorama

Duration: 07 Nights – 08 Days
Destination Covered: Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Fatehpur SIkri – Agra – Gwalior – Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Lucknow – Delhi

The itinerary is perfectly plan by the expert holiday makers to make your visit to alluring cities of India unforgettable. Travelers will visit one of the sacred places of worship – Varanasi and witness the temples constructed in different architecture style. Khajuraho – one of the destinations of trip is famous for its erotic sculpture historical monuments.

Day 01: DELHI
20:45 Hours – Warm welcome at the Safdarjung Railway Station with heartfelt traditional hospitality
21:30 Hours – Enjoy awesome dinner on board
22:0 Hours – Train starts further journey towards the heart city of Rajasthan state – Jaipur
Day 02: JAIPUR
08:00 Hours – Enjoy early brunch on board
09:50 Hours – Arrival at Jaipur
10:00 Hours – Visit to the Amer Fort and express the strong history & heritage of the earlier Rajputana state
12:30 Hours – Explore the city with great fun and entertainment. You will visit City Palace and the Sawai Manshing II Museum to experience the heritage of state. Enjoy lunch at the City Palace
16:00 Hours – Get back to the train. Relax and refresh. While returning you can visit international standard hotel and other places to enjoy pampering spa. You will also visit a famous centre where you can witness the skillful activities of stones cutting and polishing
20:00 Hours – Enjoy yummy dinner on board
21:30 Hours – Relax and train proceed for journey towards Ranthambore (Sawai Madhopur)

Day 03: SAWAI MADHOPUR – FATEHPUR SIKRI
06:30 Hours – Ready to enjoy and discover the wildlife habitat – Ranthambore National Park through thrilling Jeep Safari
09:30 Hours – Get back to the train and get fresh
10:15 Hours – Enjoy breakfast on board and train proceeds journey to Fatehpur Sikri
14:30 Hours – Arrival at Fatehpur Sikri
15:15 Hours – Visit one of the most remarkable historical walled city – Fatehpur Sikri. The place is also known as GHOST CITY and once upon a time served as the Kingdom of the Mughal Ruler and now it's a deserted city. There are many interesting sites in the complex
18:00 Hours – Get back to the train and relax
20:00 Hours – Enjoy mouthwatering dinner on board with scrumptious delicacies

Day 04: AGRA – GWALIOR
07:00 Hours – Arrival at Agra and now you will visit the unique mausoleum in the world – TAJ MAHAL. This mesmerizing monument symbolize the immortal love story of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and empress Mumtaz Mahal
09:45 Hours – Enjoy breakfast at Taj Kehma
10:45 Hours – Return back to the train and en-route visit to watch the Peitra Dura Marble Inlay Work
12:00 Hours – Journey proceeds to the city of Gwalior
12:30 Hours – Enjoy tasty lunch on board
14:15 Hours – Ready to visit the attractive destinations of Gwalior city such as the Gwalior Fort, Jain Cave Sculptures and the Saas Bahu Temple
18:00 Hours – Entertaining visit to Jai Vilas Palace Museum
19:30 Hours – Enjoy evening tea at Jai Vilas Palace Museum
21:00 Hours – Get back to the train to relax and enjoy comfortable night

Day 05: ORCHHA – KHAJURAHO
07:30 Hours – Enjoy early breakfast on board
13:00 Hours – Have scrumptious lunch on board
15:00 Hours – Arrival at Khajuraho and ready to witness the unique architecture style and sculptures through the group of monuments at Khajuraho, temples here are adorned with amazing erotic sculptures and famous throughout the world
18:00 Hours – Visit to Kandriya Shilgram to enjoy the entertaining Dances of India Show
20:15 Hours – Get back to the train and enjoy fantastic dinner on board
20:45 Hours – Journey proceeds toward the city of Varanasi

Day 06: VARANASI
08:00 Hours – Enjoy morning brunch on board
12:00 Hours – Arrival at Varanasi
12:30 Hours – entertaining visit to Silk Weaving Centre
13:30 Hours – Enjoy awesome lunch at the Taj Gateway Hotel with drinks of your favorite lavishly
15:30 Hours – Trip to Sarnath Ruins and Musuem
17:30 Hours – Spend memorable time by enjoying boat ride at the River Ganga and witness the possession of evening Aarti
20:00 Hours – Return back to the train and have dinner on board
23:00 Hours – Journey proceeds toward the city of Lucknow

Day 07: LUCKNOW
08:00 Hours – Enjoy morning brunch on board
08:00 Hours – Arrival at Lucknow
08:15 Hours – You will visit places of tourist interest namely Rumi Darwaza, Bara Imambara and Chota Imambara

13:00 Hours – Return back to the train and en-route visit to local store to view the famous embroidery style Chikankari which was originated from the city
17:15 Hours – Enjoy mouthwatering dinner at the residence of Raja of Jehangirabad lavishly
21:00 Hours – Return back to the train
21:15 Hours – Journey proceeds toward Delhi

Day 08 – DELHI
07:15 Hours – enjoy early brunch on board
08:30 Hours – Arrival at Delhi and farewell, here the memorable journey ends. Hope enjoy a fantastic vacation

The Heritage Of India

Duration: 07 Nights – 08 Days
Destinations Covered: Mumbai – Ajanta – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Agra – Delhi

The trip covered all the historical places where one can witness and experience the rich heritage of incredible India. Rock-cut Ajanta caves are perfect locations to witness the unique skillful sculpture and architecture style of India. Visit renowned monument TAJ MAHAL, the PINK CITY and the CITY OF LAKES.

Day 01: MUMBAI
14:30 Hours – Warm welcome and check-in at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel
15:45 Hours – Drive to Mumbai Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station and starting of trip
16:40 Hours – The train leaves Mumbai for journey towards Ajanta
19:30 Hours – Enjoy lavish dinner on board

Day 02: AJANTA
06:30 Hours – Morning breakfast on board

07:40 Hours – Get ready to explore the mesmerizing Ajanta Caves
13:30 Hours – Get back to the train and relax. Enjoy lunch on board
13:45 Hours – The train starts journey toward the city of Udaipur
19:30 Hours – Enjoy aristocratic dinner on board

Day 03: UDAIPUR
08:00 Hours – Morning breakfast on board
10:00 Hours – Arrival at the city of Udaipur and ready to enjoy entertaining boat ride at the PICHOLA LAKE, next visit to Crystal Gallery and City Palace
13:45 Hours – Enjoy scrumptious lunch at Satkar Hall of Fateh Prakash Palace
15:00 Hours – Get back to the train and spend evening leisurely. En-route you can visit a center for colorful Miniature Painting
20:00 Hours – Have aristocratic dinner on board and the train will proceed further journey to Jodhpur

Day 04 Hours: JODHPUR
07:30 Hours – Enjoy brunch on board
08:45 Hours – A trip to Bishnoi Village
12:30 Hours – Enjoy tasty lunch on board
14:15 Hours – Relax and get ready to visit the gorgeous Mehrangarh Fort, after that you will enjoy an evening walk at the Clock Tower Market

17:15 Hours – Get fresh and ready to go for fantastic dinner at the Hanwant Mahal. The place is specialized in serving Indian, Rajasthani, Chinese and Continental Cuisines
20:15 Hours – get back to the train

Day 05: BIKANER
08:00 Hours – Watch the beauty of passing destinations while enjoying brunch on board
10:00 Hours – Arrival at Bikaner, get fresh and spend the rest day in the train or enjoying other activities like visit to the LALGARH MUSEUM, THE RAT TEMLE
13:00 Hours – Enjoy mouth-watering lunch on board
14:00 Hours – After enjoying lunch, relax and ready to visit the JUNAGARH FORT
16:00 Hours – Visit to the SAND DUNES to witness the mesmerizing beauty of sunset and when retrn enjoy tea-break at the Gajner Palace
17:40 Hours – Arrival at the Sand Dunes and watch the beauty of destination with great fun and entertainment
20:15 Hours – Get back to the train
23:00 Hours – Train will proceed for journey towards Jaipur

Day 06: JAIPUR
08:00 Hours – Enjoy early brunch on board
11:00 Hours – Arrival at Jaipur
11:30 Hours – Enjoy the Elephant Polo Match exhibition and lunch at the City Palace
15:00 Hours – Visit to the Amer Fort and express the strong history & heritage of the earlier Rajputana state
19:00 Hours – get back to the train and relax
20:00 Hours – Enjoy lavish dinner on board
21:30 Hours – Train starts further journey towards Ranthambore

Day 07: RANTHAMBORE – FATEHPUR SIKRI
06:30 Hours – Visit early morning at the Ranthambore National Park and enjoy entertaining Jeep Safari
09:30 Hours – Get back to the train
10:15 Hours – Relax for a while and enjoy brunch on board
11:00 Hours – Train proceeds further trip to Fatehpur Sikri
15:15 Hours – Explore and experience the walled city – Fatehpur Sikri
18:00 Hours – Get back to the train and relax comfortably
20:00 Hours – Enjoy the evening lavishly and have aristocratic dinner on board

Day 08: AGRA – DELHI
07:00 Hours – Arrival at Agra and ready to visit the TAJ MAHAL which was constructed by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his adorable wife Mumtaz Mahal. The place is the dream place for every traveler
09:30 Hours – Early breakfast at Taj Kehma
10:45 Hours – Get back to the train
11:00 Hours – The journey proceeds to the city of Delhi
13:00 Hours – Enjoy fantastic lunch on board
15:30 Hours – Arrival at Delhi and here comes the end of tour. Farwell, hope enjoyed a memorable trip with great fun and entertainment

The Treasure Of India

Duration: 03 Nights – 04 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi

The trip is same as the famous India's Golden Triangle route. Visit three iconic cities and witness the rich culture, tradition and heritage of India. It also covered Ranthambore National Park which is the protected wildlife habitat for Bengal Tiger. Enjoy every destination with tone of memories in a most lavish manner.

Day 01: DELHI – AGRA
08:30 Hours – Gracious welcome at the Safdarjung Railway Station, New Delhi
09:30 Hours – Journey proceeds toward the city of Agra
10:00 Hours – Lunch on board
14:05 Hours – Arrival at Agra

14:30 Hours – Visit to the unique mausoleum – TAJ MAHAL with great zeal, the astounding architecture style and floral decorations on the walls captivate attention of visitors. The monument is also called as the SYMBOL OF IMMORTAL LOVE
17:30 Hours – Spend lavish evening at Taj Kehma
19:00 Hours – Get back to the train and en-route visit Pietra Dura to witness the Marble Inlay Work
20:00 Hours – Enjoy dinner on board

Day 02: AGRA – RANTHAMBORE
07:00 Hours – Ready to visit tourist attraction like Agra Fort or Itimad-Ud-Dualah
09:30 Hours – Get back to the train and relax
09:45 Hours – Train proceeds journey toward Ranthambore
10:15 Hours – enjoy breakfast on board
14:15 Hours – Visit to the Ranthambore National Park and discover the dense forest with great zeal
17:15 Hours – Get back to the train
19:10 Hours – Spend evening comfortably and train proceeds journey to Jaipur
20:00 Hours - Enjoy scrumptious dinner on board

Day 03: JAIPUR
08:00 Hours – Enjoy morning brunch on board
09:00 Hours – Get fresh and ready to visit the giant Amber Fort and experience the story and lifestyle of bygone era rulers. Here you can also enjoy entertaining Elephant Ride
13:00 Hours – Get back to the train and relax
13:30 Hours – Enjoy aristocratic lunch on board
17:15 Hours – Visit an exhibition Elephant Polo Match and after that enjoy lip-smacking dinner at City Palace with your favorite branded drinks
21:00 Hours – Get back to the train and relax
21:45 Hours – The train proceeds journey toward Delhi

Day 04: DELHI
07:15 Hours – Enjoy early brunch on board
08:30 Hours – Arrive at Safdarjung Railway Station Delhi and farewell session. Here the end of your marvelous journey

The Gems Of India

Duration: 03 Nights – 04 Days

Destinations Covered: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi

The trip is same as the famous India's Golden Triangle route. Visit three iconic cities and witness the rich culture, tradition and heritage of India. It also covered Ranthambore National Park which is the protected wildlife habitat for Bengal Tiger. Enjoy every destination with tone of memories in a most lavish manner.

Day 01: DELHI
20:45 Hours – Gracious welcome at the Safdarjung Railway Station, New Delhi
21:30 Hours – Enjoy lavish dinner on board
23:00 Hours – The train proceeds journey toward Agra

DAY 02: AGRA
07:00 Hours – Arrival at Agra and visit world most adorable monument TAJ MAHAl which is the unique white marble mausoleum on the right bank of the Yamuna River
09:45 Hours – Enjoy early brunch at Taj Kehma
10:45 Hours – Get back to the train and en-route visit Pietra Dura to witness the Marble Inlay Work
13:00 Hours – Enjoy lunch on board
14:30 Hours – Visit to the Agra Fort and other nearby tourist attractions
18:00 Hours – Get back to the train and en-route you can also watch the Mohabbat The Taj Show
20:00 Hours – Enjoy fine dinner on board
20:40 Hours – Train leaves for journey towards Sawai Madhopur


Day 03: RANTHAMBORE - JAIPUR
06:30 Hours – Visit to the Ranthambore National Park and discover the dense forest with great zeal
09:30 Hours – Get back to the train
10:15 Hours – Spend some leisure moments and enjoy lunch on board
11:00 Hours – The train proceeds journey toward Jaipur
13:15 Hours – Arrival at Jaipur
14:00 Hours - Visit the giant Amber Fort and experience the story and lifestyle of bygone era rulers. Here you can also enjoy entertaining Elephant Ride
18:30 Hours – Visit an exhibition Elephant Polo Match and after that enjoy lip-smacking dinner at City Palace with your favorite branded drinks
21:30 Hours – Get back to the train and sleep well
22:00 Hours – The train proceeds journey toward Delhi

Day 04: DELHI
07:15 Hours – Enjoy early brunch on board
08:30 Hours – Arrive at Safdarjung Railway Station Delhi and farewell session. Here the end of your marvelous journey

MAHARAJA EXPRESS CULTURAL PROGRAMS

The Maharaja Express is the perfect accommodation on wheels offering international standard facilities and services to make the vacation of visitors in India a memorable trip. The luxury train is governed by the IRCTC and operated in five different circuits covering attractive destinations where passengers can enjoy lavish holiday and experiencing the mosaic fashion of art & culture, tradition and strong history. The Treasures of India and the Gems of India are two fantastic routes begin from the main city of India – New Delhi and end in the same city. The duration of trip is 03 Nights and 04 Days. Places of tourist interest covered are Jaipur, Ranthambore, Agra and Delhi. The Heritage of India is a fantastic route for 07 Nights and 08 Days offering a beautiful chance to discover the fair destinations namely Mumbai, Delhi, Agra, Ajanta, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur and Ranthambore. Enjoy each moment with great fun and entertainment lavishly. Mumbai, Balasinor, Agra, Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Udaipur and Ranthambore are respective stop-over of the circuit the Indian Splendor covering in 07 Nights and 08 Days. Travel with great interest and enjoy memorable time in a most lavish manner. The Indian Panorama is a journey of 07 Nights and 08 Days. Stunning destinations covered are New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Ranthambore, Gwalior, Fatehpur Sikri, Lucknow, Varanasi, Khajuraho and Orchha. All these attractive sites of colourful India are perfect places to enjoy and experience unique culture and heritage. At respective stop-over of different five routes you may enjoy the cultural programmes like Rajasthani Folk Dance and Music at Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur and Bikaner. These cities of Rajasthan state are mesmerizing destination to relax and refresh by enjoying the soft movements of local professional artists. You will get ample of time to interact with local people to experience their lifestyle and visiting the cultural centres to enjoy different types of dance, music and other entertainment events to make the journey an unforgettable. While enjoying the cultural events you will be assisting by the experience tour guides of the train to explain you about the dance and their hidden meaning elaborately. Agra and Delhi are two cities where you can experience two different edges of the world. Delhi – the capital city of India offers many interesting cultural events at its different places of tourist interest to make you enjoyable and refreshing. Each and every location of the routes is favourite destinations of every globetrotter where every moment could spend with tone of memories.

MAHARAJA EXPRESS FACILITIES

The Maharaja Express a luxury tourist train was introduced in India to give most comfortable and hassle free trip to domestic and international globetrotters. India is famous all over the globe for its mesmerizing tourist cities like Agra, Delhi, Mumbai, Ajanta, Balasinor, Orchha, Khajuraho, Varanasi, Udaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur and Jaipur. Travellers always search for comfortable room to sleep, hygienic foods and other recreational facilities to enjoy their trip lavishly without any inconveniences. Facilities and other complementary amenities provided here is to satisfy the demands for passengers. Each and every coach of the caravan is elegantly adorned and decorated in captivating manner to give the real experience of royal lifestyle. State-of-the-art facilities on board are explained below one by one:

Fully air-conditioned Cabins – The types of accommodation offered by the luxury train are DELUXE CABIN, JUNIOR SUITE, SUITE and PRESIDENTIAL SUITE which are decorated and designed elegantly. Color Television, Music System, Satellite Channels, Study Table with stationeries, Chair and bathroom with complementary toiletries are services available in every salon. You can use the service of wireless internet access in any part of the train to connect with your friends during your trip in India. All the rooms are well-furnished and centrally air-conditioned to make your stay comfort.

Hygienic Restaurants – To give an exceptional experience of dinning in warm Indian traditional, the train offers two lavishly design in-house restaurants namely – The Rang Mahal and The Mayur Mahal which are decorated with different themes in majestic way. Both the venues are specialized in serving mouth cuisines prepared in Indian, Chines and Continental tastes by the experienced chefs. Enjoy aristocratic meals with favorite sip of drinks.

Energetic Bars – Spend memorable time with your near and dear ones or other passengers in the train at its in-house fully stocked energetic bar during your journey. The Rajah Club is a spacious lounge bar where family can spend some comfortable moment together with soft drinks, tea and coffee. Safari Bar is another bar which featured several types of branded drinks such as Whisky, Vodka, Scotch, Champagne, Wine, Mocktail, Cocktail and other soft drinks. Enjoy every single moment in a most luxury manner.

Other facilities include pampering spa, gymnasium, sitting lounge, indoor games, luggage collection, 24 hours personal attendant, medical assistant, mail-box, baby sitting and laundry service. Enjoy the luxury services and facilities during your visit in the country and experience the lifestyle of comfort family lifestyle lavishly.

MAHARAJA EXPRESS COACHES AND DELUXE SALOON

The luxury train Maharaja Express welcomes everyone with gracious traditional hospitality and offers state-of-the0art facilities to make the trip of tourists unforgettable. The entire train is fully air-conditioned and offered numbers of cabins to sleep comfortable while travelling the following cities – Mumbai, Ajanta, Varanasi, Lucknow, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Bikaner, Balasinor, Orchha, Khajuraho, Gwalior and Delhi. Cabins of the train are divided into four different categories such as DELUXE CABIN, JUNIOR SUITE, SUITE and PRESIDENTIAL SUITE. Sleep comfortably in one of the saloons and enjoy a magical ride of different itineraries namely the Treasures of India, the Indian Splendour, the Gems of India, the Indian Panorama and the Heritage of India. Description about the coaches and deluxe saloon is described elaborately below:

DELUXE CABIN – These beautifully decorated cabins are named after the precious gems such as Pitoniya (Bloodstone), Hakik (Agate), Beruz (Aquamarine), Firoza (Turquoise) and Katela (Amethyst). There are total 20 Deluxe Cabins and 15 cabins are twin bedded and rest are double bedded.

JUNIOR SUITE – To provide a taste of royal lifestyle, 18 Junior Suites are decorated elegantly and called as Pukhraj (Saphire), Moti (Pearl), Gomed (Hessonite), Panna (Emerald), Moonga (Coral) and Manik (Ruby). The 18 Junior Suites are further divided into 12 twin bedded and 6 double bedded.

SUITE – 4 elegantly adorned Suites are named after the precious stones Neelam (Blue Sapphire) and Heera (Diamond). All these majestic suites are double bedded.

PRESIDENTIAL SUITE – The room is lavishly well-furnished and named as Navratana (Nice Precious Stones) and featured spacious living room, 2 fully furnished bed rooms and marble floor luxury bathroom.

All these accommodations are finely decorated in captivating manner to make your stay comfortable. Design in every nook and corner of the train captivates the attention of guests. Each room has panoramic windows to watch the beautiful scenes of outside the passing destinations. There are total 43 cabins and passenger capacity is 88. All the saloons are fully functional with latest modern technology. Facilities and amenities you will enjoy in each room are LCD TV, DVD Player, Satellite Channels, Wi-fi Internet Connectivity, Table & Chair, Music System and round-the-clock personal attendant. One can choose their favourite rooms in advance according to the number of people who will undertake the trip and their budget. You'll be delighted by their services, facilities, decoration and design of the train. Everyone is treated like the rulers of the erstwhile era. Paintings and wall decorations lure the attention of visitors.

India's most expensive tourist vehicle welcomes you to the captivating voyage of Pan Indian destinations. This luxurious tourist vehicle runs on five different routes, basically on three Pan Indian routes and two golden triangle routes. Maharaja Express rates covers the most of the expanses involved in travelling like catering, sightseeing and admittance to cultural programs but excludes the items of personal usage.
Basically Maharaja Express cost for reservation of saloons reckons depends on four factors: type of route, type saloon, age of occupant and season of a year. The accommodations of train are divided in four categories namely Deluxe Cabin, Junior Suite, Suite and Presidential Suite. Each attribute contribute to a greater degree in fluctuation of Maharaja Express tariff.
Facilities provided in royal caravan: the Train is fully air-conditioned & has 23 luxuriously decorated carriages named after princely states of Rajasthan. Each Saloon has attached 4 Cabins with Bath & shower. There are 2 dining cars (Mayur Mahal and Rang Mahal) in the train which are fully decorated in the colorful Rajasthan style. This 'on track five star accommodation' has a wonderful kitchen facility which serves Indian, Rajasthani, continental & Chinese food. Other facilities are Indian liquor with scotch and wines & cocktails etc.
Want to experience the charm of gratifying voyages! Have a look to the under listed Maharaja Express price for booking