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Luxury train journeys through India

India is a land of astounding beauty with its breathtaking scenery and architecture. Traverse the miles to explore the history, magnificent monuments, art, folklore, culture, and more. Book your Indian luxury train with IRCTC’s Maharaja Express and experience the ultimate lavish and royal lifestyle.

Tap on to the ultimate one-in-a-lifetime journey with the best luxurious train in the world. The Maharaja Express is consistently awarded the “World’s Leading Luxury Train” for seven consecutive years.  Introducing the charm of royal travel to tourists.

With the meticulously designed itineraries that consist of a tasteful blend of heritage, culture, and exclusive insider experiences, a journey on board Maharajas Express is one of the most fulfilling journeys to experience in the world.

Indulge in luxury beyond imagination.  Choose from 4 grand tours of India, witnessing palaces, forts, and heritage properties. This princely Indian luxury train is built with the idea of exploring India’s heritage while on board a palace designed to recreate the elegance, exuberance, and opulent style of the Indian Maharajas.

Here is a brief of each itinerary to get the gist of the adventurous and royal journey that awaits you.

The Indian Panorama

Duration: 7 Days/ 6 Nights
(Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Orchha, and Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi)

Enjoy the diverse beauty on the most luxurious train in the world. The journey starts in Delhi and proceeds to Jaipur. Visit the City Palace and majestic forts. Experience nature’s beauty and wildlife at Ranthambore National Park.

Enjoy the magnificent beauty and intrinsic architecture and one of the seven wonders of the world- the Taj Mahal. Explore the city of Temples and Ghats- Varanasi. It is one of the sacred cities in India. Experience inner peace and tranquillity as you unfold the cultural side of the city. Relish the royalty and spirituality as you take this circuit. For more details visit

The Indian Splendour

Duration: 7 Days/ 6 Nights
(Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Mumbai)

The seven-day Indian Splendour tour offers a unique journey that leaves from New Delhi to Agra. From visiting the architectural wonder like the Taj Mahal, and uncovering the beauty of Amber Fort, Mehrangarh Fort, Junagarh Fort, etc. to taking a boat ride on Lake Pichola. Enjoy nature’s most mesmerizing picturesque views in Udaipur, Bikaner, and Jodhpur. For more details visit

The Heritage of India

Duration: 7 Days/ 6 Nights
(Mumbai – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore and Fatehpur Sikri – Agra and Delhi)

A journey to explore the exotic cultural and scenic beauty. The Maharajas Express departs from Mumbai to Udaipur. The most beautiful site of Udaipur is located in the middle of Lake Pichola worth visiting. Explore the majestic forts like Mehrangarh Fort, Amber Fort, Junagarh Fort, and Sand Dunes. Visit the marvelous Taj Mahal and admire its exquisite beauty.

The Ranthambore National Park is a vast wildlife reserve worth a visit. It is considered the famous and former hunting grounds of the Maharajas of Jaipur. If you have an interest in wildlife photography then this will excite you even more. For more details visit

Treasures of India

Duration: 4 Days/ 3 Nights
(Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi)

The four-day Treasure of India circuit tour is designed beautifully to explore the amazing tourist attractions in the sophisticated and lavish Indian luxury train.

Visit the marvelous wonder- Taj Mahal. Also explore the architectural style of Agra Fort, Amber Fort, etc. Explore the Ranthambore National Park and witness the beauty of flora and fauna. Immerse yourself in a luxurious and delightful experience and uncover India like a true Indian Maharaja. For more details visit

From exploring Rajasthan to the Western Ghats in Maharashtra and from the holy Ghats of Varanasi to the Classical Khajuraho temples, each of the signature journeys offered is an ultimate treat with world-class facilities and impeccable service.

Sightseeing and excursions in the places visited are conducted in the company of experienced local guides to show you around with their knowledge and insight.

A train that never falls short of providing a royal experience, IRCTC’s Maharajas’.  Enjoy meals from the royal kitchen to the degree of being divine and a stay that redefines the idea of elegant living. Along with some bespoke experiences complete this dream holiday.

Nothing can beat the sophisticated journey and the royalty experienced on this Indian luxury trainThe Maharajas’ Express.

Here is your opportunity to travel on this one-of-a-kind train. For booking and more details on luxury trains in India or its price list visit now on and choose the package that suits you. You can also contact us at +91 9717635915 or

Special offers for Indian nationals on Direct/Online booking for the season 2022-23 

  • 35% discount on the published tariff on all 4 itineraries for Indian nationals on Direct/Online booking for the season 2022-23 (Not valid for NRI/PIO/OCI)
  • If anyone wants to take a full journey in a case 35% discount on the published tariff on the full itinerary will be applicable.

    1. This offer is not valid for NRI / PIO /OCI
    2. This offer cannot be clubbed with any other offer.

Special offers for all nationals for season 2022-2023 only

Early bird offers for all nationals for season 2022-2023

50% of the difference amount of Jr. Suite and Deluxe Cabins will be charged for upgrading from Deluxe to Jr. Suite cabin for season 2022-23 only:

  1. GST will be collected on the operated Jr. Suite cabin.
  2. This offer cannot be clubbed with any other offer prevailing at that time.
  3. This offer will be valid on bookings received up to 30th Jun 2022.