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Discover the World of Maharajas on the Most Luxurious Train in the World

While travelling on a plane is faster and more convenient, nothing can compare to the experience of sitting on the window-side of a slow-moving train and watching the world go by. Bringing train travel back into vogue, luxury trains around the world give tourists an opportunity to soak in the wonders of nature even while exploring the historic, cultural and architectural treasures of the land. One of the world’s leading luxury trains, The Maharajas’ Express has been redefining train travel ever since its introduction by taking travellers on an unforgettable journey across India’s fabled destinations. Even more exciting than visiting the remarkable sites is the extraordinary experience of travelling on this palatial train, a luxury train that exudes an unmistakable old-world charm reminiscent of the era of royalty. The Maharajas’ Express attempts to recreate the journeys undertaken by Indian royalty and British aristocracy in the lavish luxury of their private saloons while enjoying the cuisine from royal kitchens and being tended by butlers.

Inside the Maharajas’ Express Train

Step inside a fascinating world of timeless glamour and modern luxury by getting on The Maharajas’ Express, a one-of-a-kind tourist train by IRCTC. Reigning on top of the list of luxury trains in India, The Maharajas’ Express offers an insight into the life and times of erstwhile royalty. Take a look inside the glamorous and magical world of The Maharajas’ Express.

Navratna: Aptly named after the nine precious gems, the presidential suite aboard The Maharajas’ Express Train boasts two elegantly furnished bedrooms and a swanky living room. Spread across 448 sq. ft., a full train coach is dedicated to Navratna, making it one of the most luxurious suites in the world. Equipped with modern amenities such as live TV, a mini-bar, and en-suite bathrooms. Telephone, wardrobe, electronic safe and more, it is truly designed for those who like to indulge.

Rang Mahal: All meals aboard The Maharajas’ Express Train are served in one of its two thematic fine dining restaurants. Rang Mahal or the ‘Palace of Colours’ is a sight to behold with its bright interiors and stunning hand-painted fresco ceiling. Partake in the most scrumptious dishes from Indian and international cuisines prepared by world-class chefs and served in a setting fit for royalty!

Mayur Mahal: Inspired by the beauty of India’s national bird peacock, Mayur Mahal is a beautifully designed fine dining restaurant aboard The Maharajas’ Express. Its soothing ambience is perfect for enjoying a wholesome and delicious meal with your travel companions. With a seating capacity of about 42 guests at any given time, it is set up in such a way that both private meals and socialising are possible.

Rajah Club: A premier lounge and bar, the Rajah Club with its soothing atmosphere and an exclusive selection of drinks is the perfect place to unwind after an exciting day. Sip on a light drink or enjoy a cocktail in the company of your loved ones as you feast your eyes on the beautiful landscapes of India’s diverse countryside.

Safari Bar: A thematic bar cum game room, the Safari Bar on The Maharajas’ Express Train is an ideal space to socialise, enjoy some interesting board games, indulge in spirits and have unlimited fun. The safari Bar also serves as a venue for all festivities and celebrations on the train.

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