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5 things that will steal your heart during the Maharajas’ Express heritage tours of Rajasthan

When it comes to guest experiences, luxury trains are a class apart. Taking a cue from the immense popularity of luxury trains in the West, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation introduced the Maharajas’ Express in the year 2010. A glamorous ultra-luxury train that offers comfort and royal charm not found elsewhere. A winner of various world travel luxury awards, this train is renowned for curating the best guest experiences and heritage tours of Rajasthan. Planning to explore Rajasthan on this glorious palace on wheels soon? Come, join us aboard the Maharajas’ Express that promises you a touch of vintage glamour while offering the perfect dose of royal nostalgia & excitement.

Here are 5 things that make the Maharajas’ Express a once-in-a-lifetime train journey, which one must embark upon.
1. World-Class Amenities: Want to experience fine dining? Step into the breathtaking Mayur Mahal or the scintillating Rang Mahal. Want to indulge in fine spirits? Take a seat at The Rajah Club and Safari Bar to raise a toast to the high life. Wait there’s more. Want to relax after a hard day of exploration? A Presidential Suite on the wheels will welcome you with all its warmth, luxury & elegance. True, there’s no dearth of extraordinary marquetry & beauty aboard the Maharajas’ Express.
2. Charming Destinations: The Maharajas’ Express provides the most sought after Rajasthan tour package by train across India starting at USD 3,850. All the destinations have been finalized after much deliberation & specially handpicked to give our guests the perfect opportunity to explore & get up, close & personal with India’s rich heritage and cultural past, in all its glory. Our carefully curated Rajsthan tour package by train takes the guests to the land of royalty like Jodhpur, Udaipur & Bikaner among other places and give them ample opportunity to admire the jaw-dropping beauty of age-old palaces and the grandeur of majestic forts while having a gala time with their companions and loved ones.
3. Warm Hospitality: From beautiful red carpet traditional royal welcome to soft-spoken personal butlers, the Maharajas’ Express exudes hospitality and luxury at every step of the journey. To make sure the guests have a pleasant & memorable journey, language guides, day hotel stays & transfers in AC coaches are offered. A 24×7 valet service is provided to make sure guests have a hassle-free onboard & off-board experience.
4. Scrumptious Food: If there’s one thing that takes a center stage on the whole Maharajas’ Express journey then it is the food. Bringing the guests the finest of regional & international cuisines, each dish is crafted to perfection and both look & taste like a masterpiece. Food aboard the Maharajas’ Express is among the best on any luxury train and so it’s surprising that your taste buds go on a little gastronomical trip of their own each time you sit down to have a meal at two of its fine dining restaurants: Rang Mahal &Mayur Mahal.
5. Handcrafted Itinerary: Leave all headache of creating lists and planning a journey behind when you board the Maharajas’ Express. Keeping different kinds of travelling interests in mind, we have curated 4 different itineraries namely ‘The Indian Panorama’, ‘The Indian Splendour’, ‘Treasure of India’ and ‘The Heritage of India’. Every journey ensures that guests get a peek into the beauty & charm of India in the most relaxed & comfortable manner. From the adventurous game drive in Ranthambore to devotional aarti along the riverside in Varanasi, and from local shopping tours in Jodhpur to sightseeing in Udaipur, we make sure the guests get the best of both the worlds when they travel with us aboard the Maharajas’ Express.
Offering the best Rajasthan luxury tour, the Maharajas’ Express has now become synonymous with royalty, luxury and indulgence. Undertake a heritage tour of Rajasthan onboard the Maharajas’ Express to experience the finer things in life and enter a fascinating world of decadence! Complete your bookings today to avail the ‘Book online & Save’ offer. For details, go to