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Explore the Splendour of Rajasthan on the Maharajas Express Train Route

Maharajas’ Express, the ‘world’s leading luxury train’ offers a beautiful glimpse in to an era gone by. Amidst plush luxury and comfort. Have a tryst with the captivating beauty of Rajasthan, the ‘land of Maharajas’, and participate in a larger than life celebration of local art, culture and tradition. Traversing through the heart of India’s desert capital, the Maharaja train route will take you to some of the most coveted tourist destinations in North India.

Nothing less than a palace on wheels, this luxury train has been introduced by the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to offer a glorious train journey experience that truly captures the land’s quintessential charm. A magical land well-known for its rich heritage and unparalleled grandeur, discovering it aboard the Maharajas’ Express’ unsurpassed luxury will make your journey a memorable one! With its state-of-the-art amenities, this one-of-its-kind train comprises fourteen guest carriages with four different kinds of accommodation, two thematic fine dining restaurants, two lounge bars, a mini library and a separate seating area to ensure that the passengers undertake their journey in utmost comfort and style. With your Maharajas’ Express booking, you will get the perfect opportunity to visit the country’s most attractive cities like Jaipur, Delhi, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Bikaner, Varanasi and Ranthambore among others. Guests can choose from four different travel packages namely ‘The Indian Panorama’, ‘The Indian Splendour’, ‘Treasures of India’ and the ‘Heritage of India’ depending upon the cities they wish to visit.

Dotted with religious sites, majestic forts, opulent palaces and much more, India’s culture capital Rajasthan is every tourist’s dream come true. Delve deep into the history with a visit to Amber fort and palace, get fascinated by the beauty of Umaid Bhawan Palace, one of the world’s largest residences in the world. For a peek into the royal way of life, pay a visit to the old yet stunning Junagarh Fort, which is also known as the pride of Bikaner. A trip to India is incomplete without a visit to the Taj Mahal, an ivory-white marble mausoleum that epitomises boundless love and spellbinding beauty. Get onboard this luxury train to Agra and don’t miss this golden opportunity to gaze at one of the seven wonders of the world. While all these places can be easily accessed by road, no tour comes close to an experience of the India Maharaja Express holiday, which has been thoughtfully designed keeping the guest’s comfort and needs in mind. The itinerary of all four packages is so perfectly balanced that the esteemed guests will be able to make the most of all the tourist attractions without getting too tired.

Among the many amenities that you can make the most of aboard The Maharajas’ Express are its two premium bars, the ‘Rajah Club’ and ‘Safari Bar’. Both offer exquisite comfort and the ideal space for guests to socialize and spend some quality time with their near and dear ones. For those who wish to relax with a book in hand, the luxury train offers a range of select readings in its mini-library. Each cabin is attended by a valet for assistance and ensure that the guests are well-looked after. Some of the other amenities available onboard the Maharajas’ Express also include wi-fi, attached washrooms, dining cars, large cabins, lounge and a souvenir shop.

The “Maharaja train route” cuts through the dense cultural, architectural and traditional splendours of Rajasthan and promises a luxurious tour of all its gems. With its ultra-modern facilities and opulent decor, the train offers its guests the perfect amalgamation of modern luxury and old-world charm. For more information on train bookings, tariff, itinerary, etc., please visit