Day 1 :- Saturday : Board the Train at Delhi for Jaipur :
After traditional welcome complete your registration formalities and proceed to board the train and enjoy onboard dinner as you begin this wonderful journey.
Day 02 :- Sunday : Jaipur
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 : Ranthambore - Fatehpur Sikri
Early morning embark on an exciting game drive into the Ranthambore Natioanl Park. Enjoy lunch onboard as you enter into Fatehpur Sikri. Visit the Sikri Fort and palace complex.
Day 04 :- Tuesday : Agra - Gwalior
Disembark for an early morning visit to the exquisite Taj Mahal followed by a champagne breakfast. Shop for Pietra Dura marble on your way back to the train. Continue to Gwalior with onboard lunch. Visit the magnificent Gwalior Fort and opulent Jai Vilas Palace Museum with hi-tea in the palace compounds. You can opt for a relaxing spa at Usha Kiran Palace in Gwalior.
Day 05 :- Wednesday : Orchha - Khajuraho
This morning proceed to the bejeweled Jahangiri Mahal in Orchha and enjoy lunch as we continue to the world heritage temples of Khajuraho. In the evening you can opt for a spa treatment at 'The Lalit'
Day 06 :- Thursday : Varanasi
Tour the holy city of Varanasi including the ancient ruins of Sarnath. Post lunch proceed to silk weaving centre and enjoy scenic cruise on the sacred Ganges to witness the magical evening aarti.
Day 07 :- Friday : Lucknow
Welcome to the enchanted 'City of Nawabs' Lucknow. Visit the Rumi Darwaza, the spectacular bada Imambara and Residency. Explore the markets for exquisite 'chikan' hand embroidery. Experience the elegance and charm of traditional hospitality during and exclusive dinner and relish Awadhi cuisine from the royal kitchen.
Day 08 :- Saturday : Delhi
After breakfast, disembark at delhi and bid farewell to the train.
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.