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Book the Best Culture & Heritage Tours in India

From its northernmost peaks to its Southernmost tip, India is a country blessed with fascinating historic sites, making it the perfect destination for culture and heritage tours. With world-famous tourist attractions and a wealth of cultural experiences, a heritage tour of India is nothing short of a magical holiday. With so much to witness and explore, it is easy to get lost in the maze and miss out on some wonderful sights and sites. Bringing together a thoughtful curation of exciting excursions and memorable experiences,

The Maharajas’ Express by IRCTC offers the ultimate luxury vacation of India. Perfect for time-timers, it is an introduction to the real India, its history, art, architecture, culture, heritage and timeless grandeur, all coming together in a single train journey. Depending on whether you want to explore the grand heritage or gorgeous vistas, whether you are looking for a long, relaxing holiday or a short, adventurous one, you can choose from the following four bespoke itineraries.

  • The Indian Splendour

Duration: 7 days/6 Nights

Itinerary: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Mumbai

  • Heritage of India

Duration: 7 days/6 Nights

Itinerary: Mumbai – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra and Delhi

  • The Indian Panorama

Duration: 7 days/6 Nights

Itinerary: Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Orchha and Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi

  • Treasures of India

Duration: 4 days/3 Nights

Itinerary: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi

Being one of the most prestigious luxury journeys in India, the Maharajas’ Express tour package includes everything from accommodation to delectable meals, from red carpet welcomes to personal valets. The cherry on top is that we are currently running two promotional offers for Indian Nationals and others that make this journey even more irresistible. Take a look.

Special Promo Offers*

  • 35% discount on published tariff on all 4 itineraries for Indian Nationals on Direct/Online booking for the seasons 2021-22 and 2022-23: Opt for the full journey and get 35% off on the tariff of the entire itinerary. Kindly note that this is a special offer for Indian Nationals only. It cannot be availed by NRIs, PIOs or OCIs.
  • Pay For One & Your Companion Pays 50% Only: On any departure on the booking of the first adult on twin sharing at full cost, the second adult sharing the same cabin will get a 50% discount on the adult cost. This amazing offer is valid till 31st Match 2022 only and is subject to availability.

Hurry! Grab these exciting offers while they last. To book your luxurious culture and heritage tours in India, visit the official website on

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