Maharajas' Express Blog

Celebrating 10 Years of The Maharajas Express

Maharajas Express Tour is unmatched in terms of luxury and grandeur as it takes tourists on an extravagant journey. The train coaches are designed in the same style of royal carriages that Indian Maharajas used to travel in.

The train itself consists of imperial restaurants namely Rang mahal and Mayur mahal which are decorated in world class interiors and have a fascinating display of hand frescoes on the ceiling. The cuisine served inside the luxury train conforms to high standards and offers a wide variety of dishes. Travelers can opt from any of these dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

There are four types of accommodations available in the Maharajas’ Express namely deluxe cabin, junior suite, suite and presidential suite with total passenger capacity of 88 people. Amenities include double bed, twin bed, living area, sofa, writing table, complimentary mini bar, luggage hold underneath bed, wifi internet, international telephone, wardrobe, live television, wardrobe, personal safe, air conditioning, fresh towels and linens, shower cubicle with running hot water, hairdryer and other facilities for your comfort and care.

The passengers who book the presidential suite will enjoy the benefits of exclusive facilities like all meals, soft beverages, house brands of Indian wines, beers and spirits.  Guided off train excursions in an exclusive luxury car with independent guide, entrance fees, camera fee, paramedic on train and porterage on stations.

People who have booked their accommodation in other suites can also relax at length in two palatial bars and lounges which serve a wide variety of wines, beers and house spirits.

IRCTC is celebrating 10 years of Maharajas Express Tour and has launched two separate ‘Book online and save special offers’. The first is for 6 nights and 7 days journey which allows guests to book pre and post journey hotel stay free of cost. This offer is for the itineraries – The Indian Panorama, The Indian Splendor and The Heritage of India. Second offer is for Treasures of India Tour which allows guests to avail one stay which can be either post or pre journey free of cost.

The sumptuous train journey that symbolizes and epitomizes the spirit of India Maharajas hopes to continue its good run by making passengers feel very comfortable and pampered. Important things to know about this offer are :-


  • This offer is available for the guests booking online on the official website of Maharajas’ Express at or booking directly with IRCTC.
  • The details of the hotel shall be provided at the time of issue of travelling vouchers.
  • The expense towards hotel room upgrades or any additional services availed shall be borne directly by the guest at the hotel.
  • Any clarification to the above offer can be obtained on +91 9717635915 or
  • The above offer is available for one Room Night stay on pre/post Maharajas Express journeys.
  • The above offer is valid on above four itineraries of Maharajas’ Express 2019-20 season.