India is an incredible destination and a favorite holiday spot for many tourists. Deccan Odyssey train will make your journey memorable. This train will take you through the quaint villages, breathtaking monuments, caves, lush paddy fields, brilliant vineyards, religious sites, rich history, and azure blue ocean.
Along with this, you can experience the royal journey with lip-smacking cuisines, luxurious chambers, and attentive service.
Deccan Odyssey will reflect the lifestyle of Maharajas in the 16th century. This train will provide you the opportunity to travel through forts and world’s heritage sites. It contains 21 luxurious coaches with all the facilities like well-stocked bar, multi-cuisine restaurant, spa & lounge, cabin, high-tech conference cart and many more.
About the train facility
Every guest will enjoy unprecedented luxury on wheels. The train have 21 Coaches comprise of 2 generator cars, 2 staff cars, 1 recreation or conference coach, 1 spa car, 1 bar car, 2 dining cars, and 12 passenger cars. Out of 12 passenger cars, 2 are presidential suites which contain 2 bathrooms, sitting room, and bedroom, 10 passenger cars contain 4 coupes each with attached bathrooms granite wall with a hot shower, toiletries, fluffy towels, and even bathrobes.
It contains 6 different itineraries which are 7-night journeys starting from Saturday. Out of 6 itineraries, 1 starts in Delhi and ends in Mumbai, 4 itineraries start and ends in Mumbai, 1 starts in Delhi and ends in Mumbai. Depending on the destinations covered, choose your itinerary.
The destination includes places like Delhi, Jaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Agra, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Vadodara, Hampi, Hyderabad, Ellora, Ajantha Caves, Rann of Kutch etc.
- Indian Odyssey
- Maharashtra Splendor
- Maharashtra Wild Trail
- Jewels of the Deccan
- Hidden Treasures of Gujarat
- Indian Sojourn
List of Destinations covered by Deccan Odyssey
Most of the itineraries of the Deccan Odyssey will cover all the important places of Agra. To enjoy the lavish and romantic dinner, travelers will be taken to the special venue. Fatehpur Sikri will also be included as a part of a road tour.
At the end of the trip to Agra, shopping tours will be held to cover places like souvenir shopping, market walking tour, and local sightseeing. They will also arrange activities and optional excursions if you are not interested in shopping.
2. Sawai Madhopur
Every year many tourists from local and international used to visit this small city in Rajasthan. Sawai Madhopur is the most important destination in the iterneries of many luxurious trains like the Deccan Odyssey. The main focus of the train is to explore the national park completely. The tourists will be taken on the road trip to the national park after the train halting in Sawai Madhopur.
Early in the morning tourists will be taken for the wildlife jungle safari. For watching the local tribal culture, tourists will be taken for the village safari. After the long tiring day, tourists will be taken to the royal hunting lodge for refreshing.
Badami had a rich history which is dated back to 500 AD. It is located in Karnataka and is rich for cultural activities and trade in the 6th century. There were many built cave temples and monuments from rocks. In the itinerary of Journey of Jewels of the Deccan, Badami is considered as the most important destination. It is the options site which will be provided on the 3rd day.
This place is well known for rock-cut caves and important temples. For enjoying the rays of the sun on the monuments, the tour will be arranged just before the sunset.
Goa is the prominent destination mentioned in the 2 itineraries of the Deccan Odyssey. Susegado Goa itinerary is to be considered as the longest with 5 days and 4 nights. All the famous heritage sites like museums, churches, forts and many monuments are located in Goa. You can enjoy the lavishing sand life of the beaches in Goa.
Legacy spots in Central and old Goa will give you a place to enjoy the culture of the land. The night is kept for the night Go an lifestyle carnival. In some routes, the train covers the Goan nightlife inside the train for a private party just for prisoners.
Bijapur is a historical region located in Karnataka and the major monuments are built by Mughal rulers. Bijapur is included only in the itinerary of Jewels of Deccan itinerary. In this itinerary, Bijapur is the first destination. The major attractions in this town include Gol Gumbz, Malik E Madan, Gol Ibrahim Rouza, Mehtar Mahal and many more. Surrounding attractions like Aihol and Pattadakal will be covered in the itinerary.
Delhi is the busiest city in India and it had a history of more than 5000 years. It occupies a significant place in Mahabharatam. It is the ending and starting point for itineraries Indian Sojourn and Indian Odyssey. The best thing is to visit this city 2 days earlier for enjoying its rich culture. You will get a rich welcome if in case your itinerary starts in Delhi.
Udaipur is one of the lands of kings Rajasthan and is well known for its charm, uniqueness, and beauty. It is surrounded by 4 lakes and is also called as ‘Venice on Earth’.Udaipur will be covered by 2 itineraries, Indian sojourn and Indian sojourn.
During the 7 nights and 8 days journey, you will reach Udaipur on the 5th day. You can see the best sites like City Palace, Pichola Lake and also the beautiful streets of Udaipur. This city is a reflection of Rajasthan beauty.
Jodhpur is the famous city in Rajasthan and is well known for its historic architecture, forts, palaces, and temples. It is the important destination covered in the itineraries of the Indian Sojourn itinerary. The train reaches this destination on 4th day. Tourists will be taken to the Bishnoi tribal village for watching artisans, weavers, and potters.
Later tourists will be taken to the destinations like the old clock tower, Mehrangarh fort and many more. You can enjoy shopping around the old clock tower. Before returning to the train, you can enjoy the exclusive barbeque dinner.
Jaisalmer is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Site and is well known for precious treasures. Jaisalmer is included in the 8 days and 7 nights itinerary. Visiting the Jaisalmer city is of great comfort and it will surely be one of the most memorable trips in your life.
Perhaps a winter holiday or during the New Year, you can head to this extraordinary place to spend an unforgettable holiday where the temperature is a little better during the winter.
Kutch is the famous tourist destination in Gujarath and is well known for its wild areas, forts, and ancient temples. The train will arrive on 5th day in the itinerary of Hidden Treasures of Gujarat. Rann of Kutch will surely be a fantastic tourist destination that will breathtaking beaches.
A traveler can visit many places from historic sites to white deserts. Kutch is one of the largest places of Gujarat is full of fun activities that you can pursue during your visits.
Hyderabad is a famous city in South India and is well known for its culture, trade, and attraction. On the 5th day of the Jewels of Deccan itinerary, the train will halt in Hyderabad station. Tourists will be taken to the heritage sites like Golconda Fort and city sightseeing.