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What Kinds of Cuisines are Available on Maharajas Express Onboard?

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  • 24 May 2023
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Tasty food is one of the delights you can enjoy throughout your life. Every culture had its unique palette when it comes to preparing food. India is well known as a big basket of spices and condiments which helps in experimenting with various dishes. India is a country which feels food brings people together.

Maharajas Express is the latest luxury train which is rated by prestigious luxury guides and travel magazines. It is one of the greatest train journeys in the world which introduce the Indian culture. Maharajas Express is well known for its elaborate journey, facilities, a series of in-house experience. The most unique which distinguishes Maharajas Express from other luxury trains in India is the wide varieties of cuisines served.

Maharajas Express is a seven-star facility restaurant. It contains Rang Mahal Restaurants is known as “Red Restaurant” and Mayur Mahal Restaurants known as “peacock restaurant”.

Both of these restaurants serve delicious cuisines to international travellers. The restaurants are well known for serving traditional Indian cuisine, along with International dishes like Chinese and continental for its passengers abroad the Maharajas Express train. Two beautifully decorated and designed dining cars which can accommodate up to 42 people. Maharajas Express is a great way to introduce Indian culture and paying attention to the serving dishes during the meal.

Maharajas Express dining cars provide an exclusive style of arranging meals like vegetarian, non-vegetarian, lactose-free, gluten-free, ovo lacto veg, Jain, vegan and many more.

Some information on Maharajas Express:

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Different Kinds of Cuisines Provided in Maharajas Express

Vegetarian Meal:

The vegetarian meal served in the train contains only of dairy-based and plant-based products.

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Non-vegetarian Meal:

Abroad travellers are served with a rich variety of delicacies like starters, non-vegetarian soups, main course dishes and many more.

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Travellers who are lactose-intolerant can be benefited from this lactose-free meal. Numerous options are provided for such travellers on the menu.

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A gluten-free meal includes a huge variety of food options in the menu like cookies, cakes, biscuits, gluten-free bread, cereals, pasta and many more.

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Ovo Lacto Veg:

This meal mainly serves plant-based foods like vegetables, fruits, nuts and dairy products includes yoghurt, milk, cheese and eggs. No more options for fish, meat and poultry.

Jain Meal:

A Jain meal is free from poultry items or non-vegetarian foods. It is also not inclusive of onion, beats, carrots, garlic which are root vegetables.

Vegan Meal:

Any kind of products which are of animal origin and dairy products is not included in a vegan meal.


Kosher Meal:

This meal is prepared according to the Jewish dietary law, in which proper care is taken that non-kosher is not used in any form.

Mewar Cuisine:

The unique cooking style of this cuisine will bring a special taste. Mewar cuisine is a rural style cuisine served with meat, fresh vegetables and fruits. The cuisine includes royal dishes like phirni, milk desserts, steamed keems, mewari lauki and many more. The dishes of Mewar cuisine in the train is flavored with corns, millets, freshwater fishes etc.

Paniya churio is the famous Mewar dish which is prepared using coal as a fuel for adding special aroma. Crushed maize, jaggery, clarified butter and many other local flavours are used to make paniya churio. To bring traditional look all the dishes are to be served in clay pots.

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International Cuisines:

International cuisines are provided with an idea to make everyone feel at home. Starting from Chinese noodles to world-famous European pastries, the train provides a wide range of varieties of dishes across the globe.

Other Indian Cuisines:

Other Indian cuisines include Mumbai tikka dishes, Rajasthan cuisine dishes and regional thalis like Rajasthan thali, Punjabi thali and many more.

In the starting years of the Maharajas Express, the excursions were mostly done in private buses. But now it had evolved to coaches and luxury cars. The complimentary kit of the train holds bottle coolers, tissues, shoe uppers and candies. The colour and design of the exteriors remain the same over the span of years. The royal decors and the hospitality of the train make it a fantastic spot to enhance Indian culture.

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Itinerary of Maharajas Express 

1. Maharajas Express Heritage of India 6 Nights / 7 Days (Starts From Mumbai and ends in Delhi)
Destinations Covered : Mumbai - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Bikaner - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra- Delhi

2. Maharajas' Express Indian Panorama 6 Nights / 7 Days (Starts and ends in Delhi)
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Orchha - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi

3. Maharajas' Express Indian Splendour 6 Nights / 7 Days (Starts From Delhi and ends in Mumbai)
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Ranthambore - Jaipur - Bikaner - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Mumbai

4. Maharajas' Express Treasures of India 3 Nights / 4 Days (Starts and ends in Delhi)
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Ranthambore - Jaipur - Delhi

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