By Nikhil Chandra on Aug 12, 2014
It is your chance to live a maharaja life. The operators of the Maharajas’ Express have announced 50% discount on the companion’s ticket for 6 select departures starting 1st October 2014. On booking of first adult on twin sharing at full cost, the second adult sharing the same cabin will get 50% discount on the published adult cost. The offer is valid till the date of respective departures.
This offer is extended to all guests irrespective of their nationalities. Earlier this offer was valid only for Indian Nationals, person of India origin (PIO) and persons having overseas citizenship of India (OCI). The dates on which this offer is valid are 01st & 04th October 2014, 15th & 29th November 2014 and 21st & 24th December 2014.
As per the offer, if you are traveling with a companion and sharing same cabin then your companion will only have to pay the half of the published tariff. In relative term what it effectively means that for a journey costing USD 100 per person will now cost USD 150 person for 2 saving USD 50 if you are traveling with a companion and sharing same cabin.
Twice voted World’s Leading Luxury Train, Maharajas’ Express is the finest luxury train in India. With 5 pan-India journeys that include 2 golden triangle tour itineraries, the train offer tours to some of the most prominent cultural and architectural destinations across India.
This Indian luxury train has been equipped with state of the art amenities and features that were unheard of in luxury trains plying in India before. Some of the features in Maharajas’ Express surpass even the best luxury trains in the world. Wi-Fi internet, live television, electronic safe, RFID door lock etc. are some of the modern features that redefine the luxury.
With a presidential suite spanning over entire carriage and equipped with bedrooms, living room and washroom fitted with bathtub, no wonder it cost as high as USD 23,700 for 7 nights journey in this train. However the shorter itineraries start at USD 3850 per person per journey.
The current offer will certainly tempt those guests who wanted to take this royal ride but were constrained by the tariff. With offer now extended to persons of all nationalities, the officials are positive of a bumper response. So now is your chance to live the dream. Avail the offer and live a maharaja life on board world’s most luxurious train.
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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