Day 1 :- Saturday : Board the Train at Delhi for Agra
After traditional welcome complete your registration formalities and proceed to board the train. Dinner onboard.
Day 02 :- Sunday : Agra
Arrive into the 'City of Mughal Splendour', to visit the exquisite Taj Mahal. Enjoy champagne breakfast overlooking the Taj followed by optional tour to Fatehpur Sikri or Ltmad -ud-daulah. After lunch visit Agra Fort. Shop for some exquisite Pietra Dura inlay work as you return to the train. Savour our in-house culinary delights at dinner onboard.
Day 03 :- Monday : Ranthambore - Jaipur
Embark on an exciting game drive into the Ranthambore National Park. Enjoy lunch onboard as you enter into the Pink City - Jaipur. Visit the Amber Fort followed by an enthralling exhibition elephant polo match with dinner over sparkling wines. you may, as an optional activity want to shop for fine jewellery & textiles before the exciting match.
Day 04 :- Tuesday : Bikaner
Arrive at the desert kingdom of Bikaner. Take an optional excursion to Deshnok (Rat Temple) or Lallgarh Palace Museum. 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 05 :- Wednesday : Jodhpur
Enjoy a relaxed breakfast as you arrive into Jodhpur. Proceed on 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 towe market. Savour dinner at Hanuwant Mahal. Shop for local handicrafts as you proceed to the train.
Day 06 :- Thursday : Udaipur
Admire the splendid landscape as you enjoy breakfast on board as you arrive into the City of Lakes, Udaipur. Visit the City Palace and Crystal Gallary. 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 venue.
Day 07 :- Friday : Balasinor
visit the third largest dinosaur fossil park followed by a village visit rounded off by lunch with the royal family to relish their unique cuisine.
Day 08 :- Saturday : Mumbai
Arrive at Mumbai and bid farewell to the Maharajas' Express after onboard breakfast.
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.