India... a country with a history as old as time. A country where diverse dynasties have ruled through centuries, leaving their indelible imprint on the landscape, language and culture of the nation. Majestic Palaces, Forts, Rich natural bounty, Untamed wildlife... there's so much to soak in and store memories for a lifetime.
The Maharajas' Express - Is the newest & latest Luxury Train and provides Luxury on wheels. It offers five luxury train tours to let one choose the best way to discover and explore the treasure trove and amazing kaleidoscope of India.
The incredible Luxury Travel Packages, let one explore exotic locales such as visit to one of the largest dinosaur fossil parks at Balasinor with opportunity to meet the royal family, erotic temples of Khajuraho, elephant polo lunch at Jaipur, cocktail & barbeque sundowner on the sand dunes at Bikaner, champagne breakfast overlooking the immortal beauty of the Taj Mahal, regal meal at the shimmering lake city of Udaipur, boat ride on the Ganges at the holy city of Varanasi - and much more...
The unmatched ambience, contemporary amenities, impeccable service and luxurious decor provide a royal odyssey on board this Indian Tourist Train, which is more than a Palace on Wheels by providing an Experience Unsurpassed. There are fourteen guest carriages including one truly classical Presidential Suite. Every cabin has large windows-designed so that you can savour every bit of magnificent India. All passenger cars come with independent cabin-controlled air conditioning, online water filtration systems, environment friendly toilets, pneumatic suspension, live television, Wi-Fi Internet, CCTV cameras, hair dryer, electronic safe deposit box, bath tubs ( in suites and presidential suite)- almost everything that one would imagine to travel in luxury - truly like an Indian Maharaja.
The Luxury Tourist Train features two fine dining restaurants that each seat 42 persons and everyone on board dine together. For added zest, there is an exotic Safari bar and lounge-cum-bar Rajah Club with the choicest collection of complimentary house brand spirits.
This Indian luxury train is owned & operated by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC), a public sector enterprise under the Ministry of Railway. IRCTC is the tourism arm of Indian Railways.