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4 Train Journeys that Redefine India

As one of the oldest civilizations in the world, India has caught the attention of tourists from remote corners of the world. Whether it is the religious faith or indescribable natural beauty, age-old monuments, or heartwarming traditions, India is a dream destination for every kind of traveler. But what is the best way to explore the very heart and soul of this incredible country? After several years of hard work and planning, The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited introduced The Maharajas’ Express Train. A train like no other, it has been designed to bring together some of India’s finest experiences through tailor-made journeys. Here are the four itineraries by this award-winning expensive train in India.


(Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Orchha and Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi)


(Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Mumbai)


(Mumbai – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra and Delhi)


(Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi)

All the destinations have been handpicked by a team of experts and the journeys are an eclectic mix of adventure, nature, culture, art, architecture, and traditions to ensure that guests have a wholesome and satisfying travel experience. From heritage sites to popular tourist spots, everything is covered through these handcrafted itineraries. One of the best things about his journey is that once you step aboard The Maharajas’ Express Train, you need not worry about anything else. From accommodation to meals to transfers and excursions, everything is included in the train tariff. Take a look.

  • Accommodation in double / twin bedded cabins with en suite bathrooms.
  • All meals, soft beverages, house brands of Indian wines, beer, and spirits.
  • Butler service.
  • Guided off-train excursions as illustrated in the journeys inclusive of entrance fees, still camera fee, transport, and services of a guide.
  • Complimentary tea, coffee, and mineral water are on board.
  • Porterage at stations.

If it seems that The Maharajas’ Express is a costly train in India, the richest train in India, or an expensive train in India, then you can simply see the kind of world-class services that are offered, justifying the cost. What’s more, is that currently there are some seasonal offers that can be availed to book this journey at an unbelievable price!

Promo Offers* for All Nationals for Season 2022-23

  • A 10% discount on the published tariff for all bookings will be applicable on the following scheduled departures of Maharajas’ Express for season 2022-23.

1) 2nd April 2023 – The Indian Panorama 6N/7D

  • Early Bird Offer for All Nationals for Season 2022-23 Only: 50% of the difference amount of the Jr. Suite and Deluxe Cabins will be charged for upgrading from Deluxe to Jr. Suite cabin for season 2022-23 only.

Book your journey for one of these selected departures and make the most of this exciting offer. To know more about the train, services, departures, and limited-time exclusive offers, visit the official website at

*T&C Apply