Maharajas' Express Blog

Explore Rajasthan’s Heritage on a Glorious Palace on Wheels

An Indian luxury train par excellence, The Maharajas’ Express offers a unique tour of the princely state of Rajasthan. Nothing short of an opulent palace on wheels, it is owned and operated by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC), and plays vital role in promoting Rajasthan tourism. Truth be told, embodying luxury […]

Savor the Princely Cuisine of Mewar Along with the Maharajas’ Express

Experience the royalty of Rajasthan with the authentic taste of Mewar cuisine against the beautiful backdrop of scenic destinations in India, with the luxury train Maharajas’ Express. Mewari cuisine can be characterized as being rustic, simple and highly flavorsome. The cuisine mainly depends upon fresh fruits, vegetables and meats of the season. Getting the right […]

The Shimmering Gems and Jewelry of India

  • Wednesday, 2December, 2015

The following blog talks about the jewellery of India and also informs about the art of jewellery making in Rajasthan. It mentions the gems which are popular as well as found in India. India is a land of shimmering hues and colors. Its vast beauty has been appreciated by tourists globally and since ancient times […]

Rajasthan- the Royal Abode of Puppets, Palaces and Folklores

  • Thursday, 19November, 2015

The following blog talks about the ancient art of puppetry in Rajasthan. It mentions its origin and also talks about the journeys Maharajas’ Express provides to the vibrant and convivial land of Rajasthan.   India is an amalgamation of different cultures and its vibrant heritage is conjured by diverse traditions, practices and eternal rituals. The […]

Enchanting Rajasthan- Land of Hues and Melodies

The following blog talks about the music of Rajasthan. It informs the readers about the different forms of music popular that the rural population of Rajasthan enjoys India, the land of many colors, has also been blessed with a plethora of diverse cultures. Each Indian state offers an altogether different experience in cuisines, tradition, historical […]