Day 1:- Saturday - Board the Train at Mumbai for Ajanta
After traditional welcome complete your registration formalities and proceed to board the train. Enjoy dinner onboard.
Day 02 :- Sunday - Ajanta Caves
Visit the world heritage site of Ajanta. Marvel the rock out caves dating back to 2nd Century B.C with their exquisite frescoes and sculptures.
Day 03 :- Monday - Udaipur
Admire the splendid landscaape and enjoy breakfast on board as you arrive into the City of Lakes, Udaipur. Visit the City Palace and Crystal Gallery. Experience hospitality over a royal lunch. Visit a local art boutique followed by optional activities such as boat ride on lake Pichola, spa treatment at a five star hotel.
Day 04 :- Tuesday - Jodhpur
Enjoy a relaxed breakfast as you arrive into Jodhpur. Enjoy a local village safari as an optional activity or relax onboard. Visit the majestic Mehrangarh Fort followed by a walking tour of the old clock tower market. Shop for local handicrafts as you proceed to the train. Later savour dinner at an exclusive venue.
Day 05 :- Wednesday - Bikaner
Arrive at the desert kingdom of Bikaner. Take an optional excursion to Deshnok (Rat Temple) or Lallgarh Palace Museum or shop for kundan jewellery. In the afternoon visit the unassailable fortress of Junagarh. Participate in a camel-cart procession followed by sundowner cocktails, barbecue and folk dance performance on the sand dunes.
Day 06 :- Thursday - Jaipur
The 'Pink City' of Jaipur welcomes you with an exhibition elephant polo match & lunch over sparkling wines at an exclusive venue. Thereafter, proceed for visit to the impregnable Amber Fort followed by time for optional activities - private shopping tour or spa at a five star hotel or golf or visit City Palace.
Day 07 :- Friday - Ranthambore - Fatehpur Sikri
Embark on an exciting game drive into the Ranthambore National Park. Continue the journey to see the fascinating royal court complex of Fatehpur Sikri.
Day 08 :- Saturday - Agra
Disembark in Agra - Proceed for an early morning visit to the exquisite Taj Mahal followed by champagne breakfast. continue to Delhi as your journey come to an end.
Price for 2014-15 & 2015-16
|The Indian Splendour
(8 Days/ 7 Nights)
| The Heritage of India
(8 Days/7 Nights)
|Treasures of India
(4 Days/3 Nights)
| Gems of India
(4 Days/3 Nights)
|The Indian Panorama
(8 Days/7 Nights)
- 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 2.575%
- Children below 5 years shall be allowed free, subject to sharing of double bed with parents. This is subject to availability of double bed at the time of booking.
- Single child (5 years - 12 years) - 50% of the adult fare, subject to sharing of double bed with parents. This is subject to availability of double bed at the time of booking.
25% of the fare to be paid at the time of booking Balance 65 days prior to departure.
- 25% more than 90 days prior to departure.
- 50% between 89-60 days before departure.
- 100% within 59 days before departure.
14 fully air-conditioned saloons, each a combination of 2 twin bedded with channel music, attached washrooms with running hot and cold water and showers, wall to wall carpeting and other amenities.
A well-stocked bar,with live T.V. facility, serves wine, liquor and spirits of Indian and international make, to keep you in ‘High Spirits’.
Arrival kit :
Each guest is provided with an arrival kit consisting of stationery items, brochures, cards etc. Anything additional can be asked for, from the attendant, always available at your service.
Two lavish and beautifully done restaurants; “The Maharaja” and “The Maharani” serve mouthwatering Continental, Chinese, Indian Rajasthani cuisines,Thai, Maxican and Sea Food.
Attendant or Khidmatgar :
An attendant is always available at your service, to take care of all your travel needs.
Indoor Games :
Amuse yourself with indoor games like Chess, Playing Cards. Chinese checkers, Carom Board, and Crossword Puzzles etc.
For disabled persons :
special assistance available in the form of wheel chairs, crÃ¨ches and a special attendant for assistance.
A lounge for relaxing, interacting, making friends, getting together and play games.
Luggage collection :
Your luggage is picked up and taken to your respective saloons without your worrying about it.
Mail box :
A mailbox is provided on board, for posting your mail.
An exotic array of dishes to choose from the Continental, Indian and Rajasthani cuisines is available on the Palace on Wheels and off board Superb Palacial hotels.
Medical Aid :
Your health, obviously tops the chart of our priority list. First aid is available on the train whereas a doctor can be arranged on call. At the every station. Doctor is available for 1 hrs. for free consultancy in Bar/ Lounge car.
Drinking Water :
We make sure, the greatest gift of nature bestowed on us i.e. water is made available to you in its purest form. Purified water is made available to you all through the journey.
Certain handicrafts and other special items of Rajasthani origin can be bought from Govt. Recognised shops selling handicrafts.
News papers / Magazines :
Leading newspapers greet you every morning over a simmering hot cup of tea or beverage of your choice. Also available for you is a large collection of magazines.
The Palace On Wheels is a no smoking train. However , if you wish to smoke, please contact your captain for guidance.
Adequate safety arrangements are made for you as well as your personal belongings in the train itself.
All essential toiletries like soaps, shampoos, moisturizers etc. are available in bathroom.
Voltage available on the train: 110/230V
Internet facility available on board wih Laptop.
Souvenir of POW are available for sale.
Events on Board :
You can celebrate Royal Wedding, Conferences & Business meeting on board.
Light & Sound program at Chittorgarh & Agra Culture programs and dances at Jaipur, Jaisalmer.
Special Features which makes difference from other Luxury trains :
Royal Spa :
- Professional services by the smiling staff having experience of 28 years on board.
- Camel ride at Sand Dunes, Dances & dinner at Sam Sand Dunes in Jaisalmer.
- Special lounge to relax in each saloon.
- Seprate pantry to prepare breakfast in each saloon.
- Paintings of cote of arms & royal insignia of each saloon.
The well-equipped spa offers various massages and therapies and revitalising solutions amidst royal ambience.