This exquisitely crafted itinerary of Maharajas’ Express called “Indian Splendor,” of 7 Nights and 8 Days with the aim to connect you with the royal Indian states where you can experience the charm and warmth of the states. Visit the monument of love- Taj Mahal, spot the tigers at Ranthambore and get soaked in the royal heritage of Rajasthan through the guided off train excursions that comprises of splendid forts, colorful bazaars and relishing royal cuisine. The perfect blend of unique culture, history, folklore, impeccable hospitality and the royal splendors of incredible India will create everlasting memories.
The Day 1 begins with a grand welcome at Sadarjung Railway Station, Delhi for your check in formalities which will begin at 20:30 hrs.
After a grand traditional welcome, you will be assisted to the Indian luxury train: Maharajas’ Express.
The royal journey of this luxury train called Indian Splendor will commence at 2200 hrs. The train will then proceed to Agra, its first destination.
Have a royal and delicious dinner in its regal restaurant of the train and then relax in the comfort of its elegant cabins.
Traditional Welcome at Safdarjung Railway Station, New Delhi
Early in the morning, reach Agra to visit the Taj Mahal, a mater-piece of Mughal architecture, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Enjoy a champagne breakfast at the Taj Khema, overlooking the magnificent Taj Mahal.
Take an optional off the train excursion to Fatehpur Sikri (UNESCO World Heritage Site) or Itmad-ud-Daulah.
Visit Agra Fort post lunch.
Guests can continue to explore the Indian heritage with a visit to Agra Fort or they may choose to indulge in luxury with optional activities such as spa at a five star hotel or a private shopping tour.
Guests can return to the comforts of the Maharajas' Express or may watch "Mohabbat, The Taj Show" as an optional activity.
Have a lip-smacking royal dinner on board and overnight stay. The train will then leave for Ranthambore National Park.
Visit to Taj Mahal. Champagne Breakfast at Taj Khema. Optional sightseeing tour to Itmad-ud-Daula Tomb and Fatehpur Sikri. Visit to Agra Fort.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast on board and then go for a game safari to Ranthambore National Park.
Return back to the luxury train for a sumptuous lunch as it moves towards Jaipur.
After lunch pay a visit to the Royal Observatory (Jantar Mantar) or you can choose to visit the Amer Fort. Move towards City Palace/Jai Mahal Palace for a joyous elephant ride and you can also get involved into other elephant activities such as painting and feeding them. Have an exclusive royal dinner.
Return back to the train for a comfortable overnight stay.
Game Drive to Ranthambore National Park. Visit Amber Fort, Jaipur. Indulge into Elephant activities. Optional sightseeing to the City Palace complex and Jantar Mantar.
Reach the deserted kingdom of Bikaner, early morning of the 4th day’s journey.
After on-board breakfast go for an optional sightseeing tour to Deshnok Temple (Rat Temple) or Lallgarh Palace Museum.
In the afternoon, having a sumptuous lunch on-board, you will then take a tour to the majestic Junagarh Fort.
From Junagarh Fort proceed for breathtakingly beautiful sundowners at the Sand Dunes. En-route a tea break awaits our guests at Gajner Palace.
Get involved in a camel cart procession around sand dunes, which will be followed by sundowner cocktails, barbecue and folk dances. Enjoy dinner amidst sand dunes.
Overnight stay on-board the train.
Sightseeing to Lallgarh Palace or Deshnok Temple. Visit to Junagarh Fort. Camel cart procession. Enjoy sundowner cocktails, barbecue and folk dance.
Enjoy a relaxed on-board breakfast, while reaching Jodhpur. If you wish, you could go to a village safari.
Spend the morning leisurely on-board or guests can also choose to go for the optional tour to Bishnoi village (only if time permits) or may choose from
Spa facilities at a 5 star hotel
An excursion to Umaid Bhawan Palace and Jaswant Thada
Go for Shopping
Enjoy your royal Lunch on board the luxury train.
Post-lunch, visit to Mehrangarh Fort and Old Clock Tower Market and then guests enjoy a joy ride on Tuk-tuks.
After the sightseeing the guests will be treated to a royal cocktail evening with cultural puppet show at Hanwant Mahal.
Have a relishing dinner at an exclusive venue, return back to the train for a luxurious overnight stay.
Enjoy a local village safari. Relish a mouth-watering dinner at an exclusive venue. Excursion to Mehrangarh Fort and Old Clock Tower Market.
As you arrive in Udaipur- the city of lakes, enjoy a royal breakfast on-board, while admiring the mesmerizing landscape.
Guests can choose to relax on-board or can go for optional activities such as
* Spa facilities at 5 star hotels in Udaipur
* A private shopping tour
* A Sound and Light show (only if time permits).
Take a tranquil boat ride on Lake Pichola and afterwards a sightseeing tour to City Palace and Crystal Gallery.
After relishing a grand royal lunch at Satkar Hall of Fateh Prakash Palace.
Return back at the comfort of the train. A lavish dinner will be served on-board and an overnight stay amidst the luxury of the train cabins.
Enjoy sightseeing to City Palace and Crystal Gallery, in Udaipur. Relish a Royal Lunch at an exclusive venue. Take a stroll across the Old Bazaar. Get indulged into spa session at a hotel palace of the city (non-mandatory).
As you reach Balasinor and arrive at Sevalia Railway Station.
Enjoy a lip-smacking breakfast and go for off the train sightseeing excursion to the largest hatchery of the world, known as the Dinosaur Fossil Park. Then go for a walking village tour.
Proceed for Garden Palace, the royal family of Balasinor will host a grand royal lunch.
Return back to the luxury train to enjoy the lavishness and to feel pampered at the Maharajas Express. Have your grand traditional dinner and an overnight stay on-board the train.
Visit the Dinosaur Fossil Park. Enjoy your local village walk at Balasinor. Feel honored to enjoy a Royal lunch with the royal family of Balasinor.
Day Highlights: Tour Ends Here
Enjoy a breakfast on-board as the train arrives at the home of Bollywood, Mumbai at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus.
The last day of the magical journey will take you to its last destination Mumbai. On reaching the city, bid farewell to the Maharajas’ Express after breakfast, as the Indian Splendor itinerary comes to an end.
|Cabin Type||Adult||Single Supplement|
|Deluxe Cabin||USD 5980||USD 4510|
|Junior Suite||USD 9460||USD 8520|
|Suite||USD 13800||USD 13800|
|Presidential Suite||USD 23700||USD 23700|