By Nikhil Chandra on Dec 21, 2011
As the year 2011 draws to a close, a grand way to welcome New Year 2012 in style is all aboard Maharajas’ Express. On 31st December, 2011, when the world would be eagerly waiting to welcome the advent of New Year 2012, guests on board Maharajas’ Express Princely India tour will embark on a weeklong sojourn. To celebrate the occasion of New Year, Indian Luxury Trains (ILT) has announced exclusive discounts up to 10% on various luxury rail tours packages in India. Maharajas Express, the most luxurious train in Asia, offers an inimitable way to kick-start New Year with a distinctive panache in sheer opulence.
Maharajas Express journey is all about exclusive experiences previously unheard of in luxury train travel. Specially crafted itinerary which includes sundowner cocktails in Sam sand dunes, folk performances, Elephant Polo matches and actually dining with the descendents of former Indian Maharajas in royal palaces make Maharajas Express a bonafide “journey like no other”.
The introduction of Maharajas’ Express has redefined the art of elegant train traveling around the world. This ultra-luxury train is equipped with state of the art amenities, plush restaurants, a presidential suite offering opulent stay comparable to 5-star hotel and guided off-train excursion in private luxury cars creating a far more superior travel experience when compared to other luxury trains.
The train was the first runner up in the specialist train operator’s category at Conde Nast Travelers Reader’s Choice Awards which held at London on 31st August, 2011. Besides Princely India tour, Maharajas’ Express offers 3 more pan-Indian journeys unlike other luxury trains in India.
A savvy traveler and a part of Indian Luxury Trains (ILT) for last 2 years, Nikhil Chandra offers travel advice on a range of issues like when, where and how to travel along with advice on finding best deals and places for a perfect holiday. He is also the luxury travel feature writer for Indian Luxury Trais (ILT).
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