By Ashish Gupta on Apr 11, 2014
Undoubtedly the most royal train trips of all time, Maharajas’ Express have announced royal luxuries for its guests while travelling on board this world’s most luxurious train.
A representative of IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation), the catering wing of Indian Railways, said "Kings are pampered to the limit and beyond. Aboard the Maharajas Express, each guest receives royal pampering. The Maharajas train package is all inclusive and covers accommodation, meals, beverages, butler services, excursions, transport, services of a guide, porterage and entrance fees. Each guest has a valet or attendant always available for any service. That's royalty for you. We now take it to the next level, giving guests more royal delights aboard the train, at no extra charge. For instance, for those who wish to be on Hi-spirits, we have added 12 year old Glenlivet and Johnny Walker Black label as part of the house pours along with existing beverages"
Introduced in 2010, Maharaja's Express has received various accolades for its state of the art facilities and royal services. The luxury train has been awarded with various accolades such as CNBC Travel Award 2010, the CondeNast Traveler Award 2011, the World Travel Awards 2012 & 2013 in the category of World’s Leading Luxury Train.
If guests have any special dietary requirements, the chefs and butlers make special note and serve his/her preferences that way he/she wants. True to its name, the luxury train allows guests to walk with royal pride and let them enjoy exquisite delights of Maharajas’.
Either for four days or a week, depending on the choice & preferences of the guests, guests live in majestic cabins & suites decked with luxurious furnishings and state of the art amenities. The guest cabins and suites are categorized as Deluxe Cabins, Junior Suites, Suites and the Presidential Suite. They reflect royal grandeur and comfort beyond the reach of human thinking. Not even the best of five star hotels in any country feature the luxuries available in these luxury trains.
Ashish Gupta is a travel writer who is working with Indian Luxury Trains (ILT) for some time now and writes on a range of topics related to travel & tourism along with finding best deals and destinations to travel in India. He frequently writes for the News section of the Indian Luxury Trains (ILT).
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