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Luxury at its Best Awaits Onboard Maharajas’ Express
  • August 28, 2023

Luxury at its Best Awaits Onboard Maharajas’ Express

An extraordinary experience awaits the globetrotters who step into The Maharajas’ Express, an extraordinary royal express train by IRCTC. It offers a rich experience full of scenic surprises. The regal heritage of India is finely depicted by the opulence and grandeur of this elegant train. 

Step into a world of elegance where the finer things of life are celebrated at each moment. From exquisite accommodations to impeccable service, the Maharajas’ Express offers a taste of the most luxurious way of life, redefining the art of travel. The journey begins with the train itself, a train that is the proud winner of the world’s leading luxury train award 7 times in a row. 

When one looks at the exterior of the train, it offers a glimpse into the splendor of the bygone era. The interiors speak a visual poetry that amalgamates traditional design elements with modern comforts.  This seamless blending is a result of intricate craftsmanship, tasteful furnishings, and spacious layouts that ensure a royal stay.

The cabins and suites onboard the Maharajas’ Express are named after precious gemstones, which reflect the royal elegance that awaits the passengers. There are 2 Suites within the train that redefine travel in every way. Choose from the elegant Sapphire Suite or the lavish Presidential Suite, you’re treated to a private sanctuary that embodies sophistication and comfort. Detailed upholstery and exquisite fixtures have been upholstery is detailed and ornate fixtures are meticulously curated to create an ambiance of magnificence.

It’s not just the accommodations that the Maharajas’ Express offers, but also a wide array of rich cultural experiences. Relish the gourmet meals prepared by master chefs, that are served on gleaming silverware and fine china. This dining experience is a gastronomic and visual treat in itself. Special regional dishes are created to capture the diverse flavors that India has on offer. The train’s swanky restaurants, The Rang Mahal and Mayur Mahal rival the finest dining experiences with both traditional Indian delicacies and international cuisines being served.

One of the most outstanding aspects of this luxurious journey is the immaculate services it offers. Every desire of yours is met with a smile by the attendants and personal valets, who ensure personalized service, reminiscent of a regal court. This extra layer of comfort and indulgence delivers an aristocratic touch to the passengers. Pick the choicest premium beverages at the Safari Bar and unwind with music and lively conversations. The perfect setting for relaxation and contemplation is created for tourists at The Rajah Club which provides a bird’s-eye view of the passing landscapes. 

The royal train further enriches the journey by curating an onboard entertainment facility that includes cultural performances, traditional dances, and folk music that brings the pulsating heritage of India to life. These experiences foster a profound connection to the country’s culture and create lifelong memories. The Maharajas’ Express is not just a luxurious train; it’s a time capsule that transports passengers to an era of regal splendor.  

The itinerary of the train is thoughtfully crafted to display the best that India has to offer from iconic landmarks to unseen gems. Witness the Taj Mahal bathed in the soft hues of sunrise or venture into the lively markets of Jaipur, each moment is a meticulously curated experience that captures the essence of India.

From the lavish cabins to the gourmet dining, from the personalized service to the cultural immersion, the Maharajas’ Express offers an unparalleled experience that epitomizes the most luxurious way of life. Embarking on this extraordinary journey isn’t just a vacation; it’s an invitation to embrace the allure of luxury and create memories that will be cherished for a lifetime.

Bringing Indian railway luxury trains to a whole new level, The Maharajas’ Express has entirely transformed train travel in India. To know more about the Maharajas’ Express, itineraries, departure dates, train tariff, etc., visit the official website on

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