Chug along the royal trail to the mighty forts & palaces, vibrant bazaars and colorful streets and from there to the royal hunting ground where tigers prowl in their own majesty and a royal tomb now the greatest symbol of love; let Royal Rajasthan on Wheels take you on one of the greatest Rail journeys in the world.
|Tour Duration||7 Nights / 8 Days|
|Delhi - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Sawai Madhopur - Jaipur - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Agra - Delhi|
|FARE STARTING FROM||USD 4725|
|SEASON||Oct to Mar|
|DISTANCE COVERED||3,254 kms approx|
Enjoy a contemporary world-class living infused with impeccable Indian hospitality dating back to the days of the kings and the queens. Chart the royal terrains of Rajasthan, explore forts and palaces, be a part of the bygone era of Rajput warrior princes whose tales of chivalry, romance and decadence still reverberate in the air of Rajasthan.
Spice it up with a visit to arguably the holiest Hindu city of Varanasi, also called Benares. Behold the sensuous poetry carved out on temples at Khajuraho Group of Monuments and pay reverence to the love immortalized within the ethereal premises of the Taj Mahal in Agra. That's the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels luxury train journey: a torrid romance with the Indian rail.
Rest assured that the modern amenities on board, gracious hospitality and sumptuous cuisine will leave pampered, impressed and yet wanting.
Keeping into consideration the personalcabinsof the erstwhile rulers, the luxury cabins of the train have been designed so that you get a feel of the plush décor of the royal palaces and havelies.
The old-world decor of the train remindsone of the royal heritage of the state and its royalty. Velvet/ silk bed sheets, antique furniture, wall to wall carpet and opulent draperies add an amazing feature to the interiors of the train. Every cabin is well-adorned with a writing table and a sofa chair. The soft colour palette of the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels train looks very elegant.
Each of the 13 luxury train cabins of the train has an amazing décor and is adorned with contemporary services and amenities such as channel music, attached bathroom with plush toiletries, in-room safe, Wi-fi connectivity, temperature control remote, upholstery and more.
The salons of the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels have been segregated into Bravura Suites and Extraordinary Suites. As the passenger capacity is limited, you can enjoy a comfortable stay while on-board. The train has a common lounge where the guests can interact with each other. This lounge also has Wi-fi connectivity. There is also a Spa aboard the train where the guests can relax their tired senses. Get your hands on some amazing gifts and knick-knacks for the loved-ones back home from the Souvenir shop.
Following is the segregation of the salons:
The salons have been christened after the forts and palaces of Rajasthan such as Padmini Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Lalgarh Palace, Umaid Bhawan, Jal Mahal, Sukh Mahal, Surya Mahal, Kumbha Palace, Chandra Maha, Jogi Mahal, Kishori Mahal, Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal.
The souvenir coach, aboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels sells a host of local handicraft products that are excellent keepsakes to carry back home. Articles such as Beer mugs, leather products, apparel, and accessories can be purchased from here.
A sumptuous meal on-board the train, presented and served in an amazing manner makes the dining experience a memorable one. The train has two restro bars- Swarn Mahal and Sheesh Mahal, serving cookery delights of Indian and popular world cuisines. You relish dishes of Rajasthani, Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisines. Both the restaurants have a great ambience:
If you get tired after a day of sightseeing, enjoy a rejuvenating massage at the Spa in the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels train. You are offered the finest of treatments and massages. Indulge in ultimate luxury and comfort. The spa has personal care products for body, skin and hair. Have a completely rejuvenating experience amidst a quaint royal ambiance.
On-board the train there is a wide selection of indoor games.
From an array of World Heritage Sites to majestic forts and spellbinding palaces, explore and discover the land of maharajas with a elegant rail journey on board Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Detailed itinerary has been given below for your kind perusal:
The journey commences from Safdarjung Railway Station, New Delhi. This capital city of India has maintained harmony between old-world charm and vogue. While there are narrow streets of Chandni Chowk, there also are immense and immaculate luxury hotels and spa in several regions of the city.
Dinner is to be served onboard, as the train departs for Jodhpur.
You reach Jodhpur on the second day of the tour. This city of Rajasthan is located on the Thar Desert, which led to its christening as “Sun City”, owing to the gentle sheen of sand as the sun goes down or rises up.
By 9 A.M guests leave sightseeing trip to Jaswant Thada, Mehrangarh Fort and Ummaid Bhavan; followed by shopping session in Jodhpur Market. Have lunch at a five-star palace hotel, after which you return to the comforts of the luxury train.
Dinner and overnight stay onboard.
Prepare to get captivated by the City of Lakes, Udaipur. By 7 A.M you reach Udaipur and you are served breakfast onboard. Later, proceed for sightseeing trip to Saheliyon ki Bari and City Palace; followed by a boat-ride in Lake Pichola. Have your lunch at a five-star palace hotel. Return to the comforts of your luxury train, as it leaves for the next destination, Chittorgarh.
As the train reaches Chittorgarh, proceed to visit the star attraction of the city Chittorgarh Fort. The fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is counted as one of India’s largest forts. In the evening, relax in a restaurant for hi-tea; followed by light and sound show.
Return to the train. Dinner is served onboard, as the train departs for Sawai Madhopur. Stay overnight in Royal Rajasthan on Wheels Luxury Trains.
The train reaches Sawai Madhopur early in the morning and guests proceed for jungle safari in Ranthambore National Park, which is one of the biggest national parks in India especially known for its population of tigers. Later, return to your train for breakfast, as it departs for Jaipur.
On reaching Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, proceed for sightseeing tour to Amer Fort. The fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site, along with other selective Hill Forts of Rajasthan. Have your lunch at Amer Café and leave for shopping in local markets of Jaipur. Afterwards, visit Jantar Mantar and City Palace and return to the train for tea and refreshments.
For dinner, disembark the train for a hotel. Enjoy scrumptious food accompanied with cultural program. Return to the train as it departs for Khajuraho. Overnight stay in train.
Breakfast is served onboard as the train reaches Khajuraho in a few hours. The Group of Monuments of Khajuraho is a UNESCO World Heritage, flaunting artistry and belief of yesteryears. As the train stations, proceed to explore the ancient temples of Khajuraho (Western Group of Temples). Have your lunch at a five-star palace hotel. After this, get ready to explore Southern Group of Khajuraho Temples.
Return to the comforts of Rajasthan on Wheels for tea and refreshments. Enjoy light and show at 6 P.M. The train leaves for Varanasi tonight. Dinner and overnight stay onboard.
The train arrives in Varanasi early in the morning and guests depart for boat ride and to explore the city. Varanasi is one of India’s holiest cities of India, located on the banks of Holy River, Ganga/Ganges. Return to the train for breakfast and leave for Sarnath by road. The city is a sacred pilgrimage spot for the followers of Buddhism, as Gautam Buddha gave his first sermon here after attaining enlightenment.
Have lunch in a city hotel and return to the train for relaxation. Again, in the evening, leave for visiting Varanasi Ghats and shopping in local markets. Enjoy soulful aarti from the banks of Ganga and then again board the train.
Dinner is served on board as the train departs for Agra. Overnight stay onboard.
The train arrives in Agra, The City of Taj, on the seventh day of the tour. This city is home to spectacular architectural marvels, like the Taj Mahal, Itmad-ud-daulah Tomb and many others. Agra also happens to be a part of the Golden Triangle Circuit of India, a tour preferred mainly by foreign travelers.
Breakfast is served onboard, after which the guests proceed for the city tour. Lunch is held at a five star hotel; followed by exploration of Taj Mahal. This white-marble mausoleum is an epitome of true love and precision of architecture. It isn’t merely a UNESCO World Heritage Site but also the Seventh Wonder of the World. Enjoy the light and sound show and return to the train. Return to the train as dinner is served onboard and it leaves for Delhi.
The train reaches Safdarjung Railway station at 4 A.M. Breakfast is served onboard, followed by checkout and farewell.
|OCTOBER, 2016||2, 9, 16 , 23, 30|
|NOVEMBER, 2016||6, 13, 20, 27|
|DECEMBER, 2016||4, 11, 18, 25|
|JANUARY, 2017||1, 8, 15, 22, 29|
|FEBRUARY, 2017||5, 12, 19, 26|
|MARCH, 2017||5, 12, 19, 26|
|OCTOBER, 2017||1, 8, 15, 22, 29|
|NOVEMBER, 2017||5, 12, 19, 26|
|DECEMBER, 2017||3, 10, 17, 24, 31|
|JANUARY, 2018||7, 14, 21, 28|
|FEBRUARY, 2018||4, 11, 18, 25|
|MARCH, 2018||4, 11, 18, 25|
*Please note that owing to global recognition of Royal Rajasthan on wheels as a prestigious luxury train, it is always advisable to book your journey in advance to avoid any availability problem ahead.
The tariff includes cost of travel and accomodation, conducted sightseeing tours, catering (morning tea, breakfast, lunch, evening tea and dinner), entrance fee at monuments, palaces, parks, and cultural programs.
The Royal Rajasthan on Wheels fares does not include liquor, video camera fees, laundry, tips, phone calls other item of personal nature.
The booking policies of the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels are as:
A) In case of FITs (Individual Travelers):-
B) In case of Group and Charter:-
The cancellation policy adopted by this luxury train in India is:
A) In case of FITs (Individual Travelers):-
B) In case of Group and Charter :-
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