6 Nights / 7 Days
Maharajas Express, the Heritage of India tour itinerary, journeys across some of the fascinating destinations across India to offer you a glimpse into the rich heritage of India. This 6 Nights and 7 Days luxury train tour is the best way to explore India’s culture and exquisite monuments that are famous all around the world.
Chart the terrain of Western India and witness some of the most spectacular monuments and forts of India. Beginning from the World Heritage Site of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai, the train traverses the course of Western India, including the famous rock-cut Ajanta Caves.
The luxury train also lets you behold the magnificence of Udaipur’s, Jodhpur’s, and Jaipur’s architectural charm. The journey allows you to immerse yourself in the royal heritage and traditions. Moving further, the train reaches Ranthambore, a great place to spot wildlife on a jeep ride. The Heritage of India train lastly takes you to one of the Seven Wonders of the World and India’s asset, the Taj Mahal terminating this princely saga in the colonial Delhi City, a kaleidoscope in itself when it comes to the mixture of culture and architecture.
Report at a hotel at 10:30 AM and get transferred to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station. Board Maharajas' Express as the train chugs off towards Udaipur. Lunch, dinner and overnight stay will be in the luxury of Maharajas' Express train
Have your breakfast onboard and arrive at Udaipur within few hours. On reaching, proceed for a boat ride on Lake Pichola and visit City Palace and Crystal Gallery. Udaipur, the City of Lakes, is the pride symbol of Rajasthan. City Palace is one of its star attractions, dating back to 1559 when it was commissioned. The splendor of this palace makes it a popular attraction of Udaipur. Lunch is organized at a special venue for the guests. After this, you have to proceed back to the train. Dinner and overnight stay onboard. The train proceeds for Jodhpur.
On reaching Jodhpur, relish the delectable breakfast and lunch on board. Later, leave for Mehrangarh Fort, followed by a leisure walk around Old Clock Tower Market. Mehrangarh Fort is the prized possession of Jodhpur. This is one of India's largest and oldest forts. It is perched on a summit overlooking spectacular views of the city. UNESCO has announced it as a World Heritage Site, along with other selective Hill-Forts of Rajasthan. Later, proceed for a royal cocktail dinner. Return to your luxury train and stay overnight. Your next destination is Bikaner.
Breakfast is served onboard. On arrival in Bikaner, relax and enjoy your lunch. Later, proceed to Junagarh Fort. This is one of Bikaner's most popular attraction, built somewhere between 1589 and 1594. The interior of the fort is worth mentioning too. Over the area of 5.28 hectares, a number of temples, palaces, and pavilions are dotted evenly. After this, leave for Sundowners and barbecue at the sand dunes. Return to the train and stay overnight. Maharajas Express leaves for Jaipur tonight.
Have your breakfast onboard as you arrive in Jaipur- the capital of Rajasthan, also known as the Pink City. Freshen up and proceed to visit Amer Fort, a magnificent fort and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After the tour, return back to the train for lunch. For dinner, the guests are taken out to a special venue. Overnight stay in Maharajas' Express as it proceeds to Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore).
Freshen up and leave for an enthralling game drive at Ranthambore National Park. This is one of the largest and most popular national parks of India, let alone Rajasthan; especially known for its population of tigers. Breakfast is served onboard once you return. The train now chugs its way to Fatehpur Sikri. Lunch is served onboard. Fatehpur Sikri is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a historic city embellished by the great Mughal ruler, Akbar. Once you are done exploring Fatehpur Sikri, return to Maharajas' Express. Savor your dinner and spend the night on board.
Day 7 brings you the chance of visiting one of the Seven Wonders of the World and also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Taj Mahal. This white-marble mausoleum took about 22 years to get fully constructed. True love of Shah Jahan and her beloved wife (for which it was built) is reflected in different corners of this edifice. Later, have breakfast at an exclusive location and return to Maharajas' Express. Now the train chugs off towards Delhi. Lunch is served onboard. On reaching Delhi, disembark and bid adieu to Maharajas' Express staff.
The Heritage of India train tour covers these destinations - Mumbai: The city that never sleeps, Mumbai is the cultural hub of India. Elephanta Caves, Gateway of India, and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai are prominent attractions. Udaipur: Also known as the ‘Venice of the East’, Udaipur is the lake city of Rajasthan. Witness the majestic forts and relish Rajasthani food for an authentic experience. Jodhpur: Experience the Marwar culture in this ‘Blue City’. Visit the famous Mehrangarh Fort, standing on a 150-meter hill, guardian the city. Bikaner: A vibrant town with chaotic streets, Bikaner is a small hamlet that has emerged as a tourist hotspot over the years. Junagarh Fort, Laxmi Niwas Palace, and Lalgarh Palace are famous attractions. Jaipur: The city of Rajput kings, Jaipur is known for its grand palaces, magnificent forts, vibrant shopping places, food, warm people, and so much more. Ranthambore: It is one of the best national parks in India, where you can spot wild animals like a tiger on a jeep safari. Agra: Home to the renowned Taj Mahal, a symbol of love, built by a Mughal emperor for his beloved wife, Agra has earned the title of the ‘City of Love’. Delhi: The best city to see India’s diversity, Delhi has a mix of Hindu, Sikh, Arabic, and other cultures. Food, monuments, warm-hearted people, nightlife, and more are the highlights of the Delhi tour.
The Heritage of India train runs for 6 nights and 7 days, starting in Mumbai and ending in Delhi.
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The costs of The Heritage of India depend on the occupancy type. If you are an adult, the price starts from USD 7,740 and goes upto USD 23,700. For single occupancy, the train tickets range from USD 5,810 to USD 23,700.