Board the luxury train at Safdarjung Railway station – After traditional welcome program and check-in formalities start the journey towards Jaipur. Stay and overnight in the train.
Arrive in pink city of Jaipur – the capital of royal state of Rajasthan. After breakfast go for sightseeing tour of the city and visit the Amber fort and other monuments on optional tours. Go for exhibition Elephant polo match there and later have some free time to relax or shopping or a Spa therapy in a luxury hotel. Back to train – dinner and overnight stay in the luxurious train.
Explore the national park on a early morning safari – see animals like Tigers, Leopards, deers etc in their natural habitat – the sightings are not guaranteed but this is the best way to explore the rich flora and fauna of the sub continent. Breakfast at a Luxury hotel and lunch on board the train. Proceed to Fatehpur Sikri – On arrival in the city go for sightseeing of this Mughal Ghost City – A UNESCO World Heritage Site. Dinner and stay on board.
Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal – a symbol of Love and one of the most important icons of India tourism. Have champagne breakfast at Taj Khema. Back to train – Lunch onboard and proceed to Gwalior. On arrival go for half day tour of the city and visit monuments like Saas bahu temple and Jain Cave Sculptures. Visit Jai Palace Musuem and back to train. Dinner and stay in the luxurious train.
After sumptuous on board the luxury train go for sightseeing tour of small heritage town of Orchha in central India – Explore Orchha fort complex. Return to the train and lunch on board. While you have lunch the train chugs towards another heritage town of Khajuraho – known for exotic and erotic temples. Explore the western set of Temples and see the detailed sculptures on the temples. Evening experience the light and sound shown in the lawns of the temples. Overnight stay and dinner in the train.
Arrive in the holy city of Varanasi – one of the best places to experience Indian culture. Go for sightseeing tour of Sarnath temples located on the outskirts of the city. In the evening for soul soothing boat ride on the ganges and see the Aarti and other rituals being performed by holy Hindu priests – a great experience. Overnight stay and dinner on board.
Arrive in capital city of Uttar Pradesh – Lucknow. Post breakfast, explore the city of Lucknow by visiting monuments like Rumi Darwaza, bara Imambara etc. Lunch on-board and some time for relaxation. Experience the gala dinner at palace of Raja of Jehangirabad. Return to luxurious train and proceed to New Delhi.
After breakfast on board arrive at the Safdarjung railway station – The luxury train India journey comes to end.
MAHARAJA EXPRESS INDIAN PANORAMA - 7 Nights/8 Days (10% DISCOUNT ON BELOW PRICES)
OCTOBER 2013 – MARCH 2015 ( Per Person Per Journey )
|7 Nights/8 Days||Deluxe Cabin||Junior Suite||Suite||Presidential Suite|
|Double Occupancy||USD 5980||USD 9460||USD 13800||USD 23700|
|SingleOccupancy||USD 4510||USD 8520||USD 13800||USD 23700|
|Child (Sharing cabins with parents 5-12 years)||USD 2990||USD 4730||USD 6900||USD 11900|
Note - Maharajas’ Express train tariff doesn’t include taxes, insurance and gratuities.