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4 Luxury Train Holidays in India That Will Make You Feel Like Royalty

In a world of bullet trains and charter planes, princely luxury trains introduce tourists to the joy of ‘slow travel’. Reminiscent of the golden ages, these trains are made for those who want to undertake luxury holidays in India and feel like ‘nawabs’. IRCTC’s award-winning Maharajas’ Express Train is one such elegant train that has been designed to take tourists on exciting adventures across India while providing the ultimate Indian Maharaja holiday rail experience. Here’s a look at the four thoughtfully designed tours offered by The Maharajas’ Express.
The Indian Splendour: The historic air of Agra, the bright colours of Jaipur, the warmth of Bikaner, the festivity of Jodhpur and the beauty of Udaipur, discover all this and more through a tailor-made journey aboard The Maharajas’ Express Train. For 7 days and 6 nights, leave everything behind as you uncover the royal treasures of India and indulge in decadent food, breathtaking views and the best life has to offer.
Handpicked Destinations: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Mumbai
The Indian Panorama: If you are itching for a vacation that will sweep you off your feet with panoramic views and perfect snapshots, then this beautifully designed 7 days and 6 nights itinerary is exactly what you need. From the majestic wilds of Ranthambore to the brilliant temples of Khajuraho, and from the lively Ganga ghat in Varanasi to the historic monuments of Fatehpur Sikri; capture India in all its glory while travelling in the seat of royalty.
Handpicked Destinations: Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Orchha and Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi
The Heritage of India: Known throughout the world for its myriad customs, traditions and heritage, India’s cultural wealth abounds in the country’s nooks and corners. Whether you want to listen to the folk songs of Rajasthan or explore the Havelis of Jodhpur or simply soak in the beauty of a picturesque lake in Udaipur, the ‘Heritage of India’, 7 days and 6 nights tour aboard the luxurious Maharajas’ Express Train by IRCTC won’t disappoint.
Handpicked Destinations: Mumbai – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra and Delhi
Treasures of India: Spend 4 days and 3 nights rediscovering the charms of old India and fall in love with this incredible country all over again! Packed with thrilling adventures like the jungle safari in Ranthambore National Park and priceless moments gazing at the beauty of the Taj Mahal against a setting sun, this short itinerary makes for a perfect getaway. Because of its short duration, this tour is quite reasonably priced so that guests can get a taste of luxury without committing to the cost of longer journeys.
Handpicked Destinations: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi
Nothing makes one feel more like royalty than a luxury train holiday. With its array of world-class amenities, IRCTC’s Maharajas’ Express Train can give the most premium hotels a run for their money. And if you are worried about taking an Indian luxury holiday while a pandemic rages on, then you can rest assured that all the safety measures are put in place to ensure you a safe & comfortable journey. At IRCTC, our patron’s safety is our top priority and all Covid-19 travel guidelines are strictly adhered to by the staff. For the ease of passengers, our tour managers and language speaking guides are also available throughout the tour. So, choose from these four exciting journeys and let the adventure begin! To book a journey on the Indian Maharaja Holiday Express, visit the official website www.the-maharajas.com & avail amazing offers valid for both Indian nationals and foreigners.