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India’s most iconic sites captured through the royal windows
  • August 21, 2023

India’s most iconic sites captured through the royal windows

Traverse through the mesmerising landscape of India and watch the breathtaking panorama unfold right outside your window as you are cocooned in luxury. Soak in the sublime experience of IRCTC’s Maharajas Express Train. The covered destinations under the Maharajas’ itinerary offer a glimpse into India’s most iconic sites in all their glory and splendour through a regal train journey. 

The incomparable visual feast that the Maharajas offers, makes this remarkable journey a truly unforgettable experience. The visual tapestry that unfolds right before your eyes takes you up, close and personal into a world full of exotic surprises and unveils India’s natural beauty before you. The train glides through diverse terrains of India and the passengers enjoy the scenic splendour that can be rarely emulated by any other modes of transportation. 

The 4 specially curated itineraries cover an assortment of destinations ranging from bustling cities to serene historical marvels. Tourists have the option of choosing from the following tour packages;

  • The Indian Panorama
  • The Indian Splendour
  • Heritage of India
  • Treasures of India

The Thar desert is known for its sandy landscape that captures the golden hues during sunset. The golden sands stretch as far as the horizon and create a surreal panorama that inspires both awe and tranquillity. The dunes create a picture-perfect impact on the passengers. The play of light and shadows just before dusk is an equally enchanting sight in the desert.  

The Maharajas’ Express also takes passengers through the core of India’s rich cultural legacy. The royal past of India presents itself in the form of ancient forts, historical towns, and regal palaces. The intricately designed forts are perched atop the hills, standing as a witness to India’s architectural magnificence.  

Another picturesque stop is at the Ranthambhore National Park, which is valued for its diverse wildlife. The main species found here is the elusive Bengal tiger, this royal creature can be spotted from the comfort of your cabin in the Maharajas’ Express train. The thrill of spotting wildlife and the natural environs of the forest adds a sense of adventure to the picturesque journey. 

The Maharajas’ Express offers a charming experience along with the magic of changing colours and textures outside the windows. The canvas of hues that the world outside of the window offers creates a matchless atmosphere of indulgence.  When you travel in the lap of luxury, the train’s large windows ensure that you don’t miss out on any detail. The royal train complements the scenic views outside as the plush cabins have large windows, magnificent interiors, and incomparable hospitality that creates the perfect ambience for an unforgettable journey. Unwind in a regal style as the journey offers myriad opportunities to enjoy the onboard amenities and also relish the gourmet delicacies inspired by the regional cuisines. Book your tickets for an exhilarating tour that reveals India’s soul.  

The Maharajas’ Express route map offers unforgettable experiences to cater to the diverse profiles of travellers. Be it an avid photographer, a nature enthusiast, or a global traveller there is something unique for everyone. Catching the iconic sites from the window of this luxurious train is not just a journey; it’s a visual odyssey that leaves an everlasting imprint on your heart and soul. Book the most delightful heritage tours of Rajasthan on this truly majestic Rajasthan special train from the website

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