Maharajas’ Express Indian Splendor - Luxury Train Tour
Maharajas Express Indian Splendor Overview - Explore and discover the splendors of India with the Indian Splendor itinerary on board Asia’s most luxurious train, the Maharajas Express. This tastefully crafted itinerary lasting 168 hours, takes the guest on a mesmerizing voyage across some of the most illuminating destinations in India to acquaint the guests with the heritage, culture and diversity of this incredible country. Included in the itinerary are a dash of wildlife, majestic forts and palaces and temples of medieval India. A spectacular journey aboard the Maharajas Express, equipped with state of the art amenities accompanied with impeccable hospitality, is all but promised. Price Starting from USD 5560 (Per Person per Journey) Tour Duration: 8 days/7 nights Places Covered: Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Balasinor, Mumbai
Maharajas Express Indian Splendor Itinerary: Day 1: Delhi – Safdarjung Railway Station is the hub of activity as an exciting sojourn across the never-never lands is just about to begin. The Maharajas' Express is especially decked for you and the the Indian Splendor tour is shortly about to commence. Day 2 : Agra - Your first destination is Agra, the land of the Taj. A visit to the Taj is perhaps a dream come true for millions of tourists from all over the world and no trip to India can be rendered complete without a visit to this ultimate architectural masterpiece.
Day 3 : Ranthambore - Jaipur - Visit the wild animals of the Ranthambore National Park in their natural environs and surrender your day completely to nature. On your arrival back in the train, you will be served a leisurely brunch while you will proceed towards Jaipur, the capital city of the Rajasthan. Popularly known as the 'Pink City', Jaipur has in store museums, Fort Amer, shopping arcades, jeep safaris and even an exhibition Elephant Polo Match. Once you have reached Jaipur, you could stay back in the train for some leisure moments or begin your sightseeing trips across city; the choice is completely yours. Day 4 : Bikaner - The desert city of Bikaner offers an eclectic mix of rugged deserts, bedecked camels and excited tourists who want to capture every bit of the city in their memories to carry back home with them. Bikaner, an erstwhile princely kingdom, is today home to several medieval palaces and forts and a number of well stocked museums too that facilitate the guests with an easy understanding of the legacies surrounding it. The noteworthy places to visit here are Lalgarh Palace, Junagarh Fort and the Deshnoke temple. Day 5 : Jodhpur - Welcome to the Blue City of India, Jodhpur. Some of the premium examples of Rajputana art and crafts can be seen here. An early morning village safari across the Bishnoi village will more than refresh your senses. Return to the train for lunch and later leave for exploring the Old Clock Tower and the Mehrangarh Fort. Do not miss to relish a tasteful barbeque experience while at the Mehrangarh Fort. Day 6 : Udaipur - Udaipur offers a sharp contrast as compared to the rugged locales of Jodhpur and Bikaner. The Lake Pichola besides adding beauty to the city, also helps keep the ambience cool. It is also home to the magnificent Lake Palace and several boating activities also take place here. In Udaipur, the topmost attractions that you can visit include the City Palace and the Durbar Hall. Post lunch you could relax in the spa of a heritage hotel or return to the train to explore its luxury amenities. Day 7 : Balasinor - Todayâ€™s itinerary include trip to Dinosaur Fossil Park, one of the largest in the world followed by a village tour to give you a peek into local culture and ways of life. The activities of the day conclude with a lavish lunch and meeting with the royal family. Day 8 : Mumbai - As all good things come to an end, so will the Indian Splendor tour onboard the Maharajas' Express. You will arrive in Mumbai early in the morning on the 8th day of the journey. Have a leisurely breakfast in the comfort of the train. After disembarkation, explore Mumbai for more sightseeing or return home, the decision is ultimately yours! Maharajas Express Indian Splendor Route Map:
For more details of the itineraries, schedules, tariff and booking of the Maharajas Express Heritage of India Train journey you may like to visit the website of Indian Luxury Trains. http://www.indianluxurytrains.com/journeys/indian-splendor-maharajasexpress.html About Indian Luxury Trains: Indian Luxury Trains (ILT) is Indiaâ€™s first and only luxury train travel portal. A trusted resource for luxury train travel and add on tours for exclusive Indian holidays based in New Delhi, ILT offer bookings for Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, Palace on Wheels, the Golden Chariot, Deccan Odyssey, the Indian Maharaja, Maharaja's Express along with news, reviews, brochure and newsletters. Contacts Us: Indian Luxury Trains 70, L.G.F, World Trade Centre, Barakhamba Lane New Delhi-110001 Tel: +91-11-2568 6868 Fax: +91-11-2568 7110 Mobile:+91-9717179408 Booking inquiry: firstname.lastname@example.org General inquiry: email@example.com Website: www.indianluxurytrains.com
Published on Aug 28, 2012
Unravel the splendor of India with Maharajas Express in 168 hours journey in sheer opulence of Asia's most luxurious rail tour.