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Discover the Charms of Jaipur with The Maharajas’ Express

The heart of Rajasthan, India’s beloved ‘Pink City’, Jaipur is one of the most charming cities in our country and a much-loved tourist destination worldwide. Thousands of people from different parts of the globe visit this historic place to get a taste of the old-world glamour that can be found in its every nook and cranny. Especially for tourists who want to enjoy an Indian luxury holiday, there is no destination that offers an experience that is as unique and authentic to India as the one provided in Jaipur. Ruled by Rajput kings for several centuries, this planned city boasts many UNESCO World Heritage Sites, each more fascinating than the other. Want to experience the most relaxing yet exciting luxury holiday in India? Book the Maharajas’ Express journey today and discover Rajasthan’s most coveted tourist attractions as you travel aboard a glorious palace on wheels.

Designed to provide unmatched comfort, The Maharajas’ Express Train is inspired by the carriages of erstwhile royalty. While traveling on this luxurious train is an experience in itself, exploring a city like Jaipur is an even better adventure.

Founded by Maharaja Jai Singh II in 1727 AD, Jaipur with its spectacular palaces, beautiful gardens, grand forts, and historic structures is a living testament to the glory of India’s incredible past. A gateway to the royal heritage of our nation, its warm hospitality and delectable cuisine along with the heritage sites, make it a traveler’s dream destination. In stark contrast to the city’s old structures and ancient bazaars, many new places have also been developed in this bustling metropolis. From state-of-the-art cinemas to multiplexes, from well-kept museums to chic eateries to giant malls, there is no dearth of modern facilities in Jaipur. While the entire city is dotted with interesting places to visit, some iconic landmarks just cannot be missed!

Here are the most coveted tourist spots you can visit while touring Jaipur onboard The Maharajas’ Express Train.

  • Amber Fort: Lying on top of a hill just outside Jaipur, the Amber Fort and Palace is one of the most iconic monuments in India. A fine blend of Rajput and Mughal styles of architecture, its grand palace complex, illustrious temples, sprawling courtyards, and ornate gates are a heritage lovers’ dream come true.
  • Jantar Mantar: Situated in the heart of Jaipur is another magnificent structure, the world-famous astronomical observatory, Jantar Mantar. Housing the largest stone sundial in the world, it also boasts of sixteen different astronomical devices that were used to measure time, observe planetary motion, etc.

Other exciting places from Jaipur that are included in the itineraries are the gorgeous Ram Bagh Palace Hotel and other local sites of interest that tourists can explore on their own. With so many Indian Luxury Holidays crowding the market, sometimes it is hard to find a vacation that is exactly what you need. At The Maharajas’ Express, we understand that a holiday should have the perfect balance of leisure and thrill. So, if you want an Indian Luxury Vacation or Luxury Holiday in India, then there is no journey better than the one offered by The Maharajas Express Train. Just book this Indian luxury vacation and surprise your loved ones with the gift of a lifetime! While the four unique itineraries cover different cities and destinations, the glorious ‘Pink City’ is included in all of them. To book today, visit