5 Luxury Trains in India That Redefine Royal Journeys
Trains are one of the best ways to travel India. Travel on trains to feel true India. But scared about the crowded Indian trains? Well, Indian Railways have luxury trains on which you can travel in royal ambience.
So, let us checkout some of the best luxury trains of India.
Popularly known as the Blue Train of India, Deccan Odyssey makes you aware of the rich cultural heritage of Western India.
Train Route: Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Gujarat
Deccan Odyssey Itinerary
There are 7 well-crafted journeys which take you to forts, palaces, national parks and religious destinations for 7 nights/8 days.
- Maharashtra Splendor
- Indian Odyssey
- Jewels of the Deccan
- Maharashtra Wild Trail
- Hidden Treasures of Gujarat
- Indian Sojourn
- Susegado Goa
Facilities of Deccan Odyssey Train
This luxury train has 21 coaches, out of which 11 are for passenger accommodation and the rest serve as dining car, SPA, lounge and as a conference car. With air conditioned private rooms, free internet facility, delicious food, high quality drinks, a SPA and massage cabin to sooth you after a day long journey, Deccan Odyssey is no less than a 5 star hotel.
Complementing its name, Maharaja Express is the most expensive Indian train and one of the leading luxury trains of the world.
Maharajas Express Journeys
From royalty, spirituality to wilderness, explore every facet of Indian tourism with the following packages of 8 days/7 nights
From standard luxury suites to presidential suites, Maharaja Express leaves no stone upturned to make your journey king size. While a personal attendant is always at your service, the paramedical services on the train ensure a safe journey for the elderly passengers. Last but not the least; get the taste of authentic Indian or global cuisines at its dining cars.
The unique culture of South India fascinates every tourist on earth. So embark on Golden Chariot to feel the bliss.
Train Route: Karnataka, Kerala, Goa
Golden Chariot Journeys
There are customized tour package which take you to the off-beat destinations of South India for 7 days
Facilities of Golden Chariot Train
When you are on Golden Chariot you are actually living within the sacred Hoysala Temple. The Ayurveda SPA treatment, mini gymnasium, business center and bar lounge transforms the train into a mini city.
Royal Rajasthan on Wheels
The train runs on one specific itinerary which covers Jodhpur, Udaipur, Chittorgarh, SawaiMadhopur, Jaipur, Khajuraho, Varanasi and Agra.
With intricately designed interiors, beds draped in silk linens and equipped with wardrobes, vanity desk, LCD television sets and private washrooms, it is a home away from home.
Palace on Wheels
Palace on Wheels is the famous luxury train in India which offers 7 nights and 8 days luxury tour.
Palace on Wheels Itinerary
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Facilities of Palace on Wheels Train
With classic furniture, soft beds and a large window to get a panoramic view of the landscape, the 14 suites of Palace on Wheels truly represent palaces.
So, make this trip special through the romantic lands of Northern, Western and Southern India.
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