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The Heritage of India

Mumbai - Ajanta - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Bikaner - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Agra - Delhi

Explore the beauty of India, which includes various parts of the country that are known for heritage and culture. The Heritage of India tour is a fascinating journey for travelers who love to spend a luxurious holiday seeing the elegance of India. Discover the commercial city Mumbai and the National Capital Region Delhi. See the exclusive cave paintings at Ajanta, UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the Udaipur also known as the “City of Lakes” and majestic Mehrangarh fort at Jodhpur. Enjoy sundowner cocktails on the sand dunes at Bikaner. Explore the Pink City of Jaipur. See the legendary tigers at Ranthambore and Taj Mahal, which is the Seven Wonders of the World and more on this luxury tour.

Embarkation & Disembarkation (Heritage of India) :

  • Check-in Venue & Timing : The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai / 1330 hrs
  • Departure Station & Timing : Mumbai - Chatrpati Shivaji Terminus / 1640 hrs
  • Arrival Station & Timing : Delhi - Safdarjung Station / 1500 hrs
Itinerary
Day 1

Mumbai - Ajanta

Enjoy the wonderful heritage tour starts with the grand welcome by reaching the Hotel Taj Mahal Palace by afternoon at 1430 hours to complete all the formalities to board Maharajas Express.

Guests are then proceed to Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station, Mumbai to board the Maharajas' Express and start their luxurious heritage tour of India.

Spend night, having lip smacking dinner and royal reception and by morning travelers can see the beauty of Ajanta which is the next destination of this luxury tour.

Day 2

Ajanta Caves

Start your day with an onboard breakfast.

Proceed for excursion towards Ajanta Caves and the Caves are nearby to Aurangabad. 

The caves are not just beautiful, but exhibit various forms of art work. A few caves exhibit Hinduism and a few Buddhism as well as Jainism in the form of paintings and sculptors. The 30 caves are known for sculptures and art work that reveals the skills of craftsmen who belongs to 2nd BC or between 480 -650 AD.

These caves are situated about 104 Kms away from Aurangabad. Also, these caves provide a unique combination of architecture, sculpture and paintings.

Return back to the comforts of Maharajas' Express and enjoy lunch served hot at the restaurant. Spend your evening at leisure.

Then Maharajas Express proceeds towards the Venice of East, Udaipur which is part of the Heritage of India luxury tour.

Enjoy your dinner onboard the train and overnight stay onbaord the Maharajas' Express.

Day 3

Udaipur

Begin your day with an onboard breakfast.

The train reaches Udaipur and one can witness the wonderful attraction around Udaipur. The City of Lakes allows guests to see the best palaces of Rajasthan, witnessing the culture and tradition of the desert state Rajasthan.

Proceed for a rejuvenating boat ride on the calm waters of Lake Pichola followed by visit to grandiose City Palace which is also has a vast collection of ancient miniature paintings and Crystal Gallery.

Take part in the heritage tours and have a great time tasting the royal delicacies. The luxury tours are worth of taking part and one must taste the best food served at Satkar Hall or the Fateh Prakash Palace.

Have a tummy full of lunch and can continue with other activities or get back to the train.

  • Spa facilities at a five star hotel
  • Shopping is actually great fun in Udaipur
  • Sound and Light Show (if time permits)

Have dinner in the wonderful theme based restaurants – Rang Mahal and Mayur Mahal.

The Indian luxury train drives you to Jodhpur while you sleep comfortably in your luxurious coach.

Day 4

Jodhpur

Have a delicious breakfast onboard the Maharajas Express and either spend the morning at leisure. Jodhpur is also known as the Blue City of Rajasthan welcomes travelers to see the fascinating attractions. The region is for photographic beauty and the charm mesmerizes guests. Yes, Jodhpur is the next destination of the travelers who travel on the Maharajas Express.

You may choose the optional activities such as

* Get down at Jodhpur and guests can take a tour to Bishnoi Village. (if time permits)

* Rejuvenating spa at a 5 star hotel.

Have your lunch onboard the train. Post lunch get ready to see the majestic Meherangarh Fort which is an outstanding monument followed by walking tour of the Old Clock Tower Market.. The architectural brilliance of the fort and construction style amazes the travelers. Guests can also experience the local city tour with a joy ride on Tuk-tuks.

Enjoy the exclusive Royal Cocktail dinner served in traditional style (puppet show) and watch the folk dance at the Hanwant Mahal.

Get back to the train and take rest in the night waiting for the next destination, Bikaner.

Day 5

Bikaner

Day 5, Heritage of India tour start with an onboard breakfast. Bikaner is a warm destination which is the next place of your holiday. This is one most visited location of Rajasthan which enchants travelers with unique attractions. The desert region welcomes guests to see fabulous wonders as a part of the excursion or even just stay cool on the train enjoying the warm reception.

Guests may choose the optional activities are:

* See the Lalgarh Palace Museum displaying some fascinating exhibits on the royal heritage of Bikaner.

The Karni Mata Temple (Rat temple) and the camel breeding farm are perfect to explore in Bikaner.

Have your delicious lunch onbiard the train and proceed to visit the Junagarh Fort.

By evening, proceed for the sundowners cocktails and enjoy the sand dunes. Reach the Gajner Palace and enjoy a snack break.

Guests return back to the train and the Maharajas' Express leaves for the pink city, Jaipur.

Day 6

Jaipur

Begin your exploration in Jaipur by having an onboard breakfast in the morning.

Start your day by witnessing the charm of Amber Fort. After seeing the elegance of the fort, one can go ahead and see the architectural brilliance of City Palace/ Jai Mahal Palace for further activities where guests may choose to paint them, feed them or take a royale ride. The elephant show surely impresses the guests and one can see the traditional touch during the elephant ride followed by the lunch.

Guests can get back to the Maharajas Express or may choose the optional activities such as

* Get relaxed with spa treatment facilities at a 5 Star hotel.

* Play golf or watchat the Rambagh Golf Club which is much popular in Rajasthan.

* Private shopping tour to purchase various handicrafts and a many more local goods.

* Guests can witness the City Palace  and Jantar Mantar observatory, which accurately shows the time.

Get back to the train after a hectic day preserving few memories.

Have dinner of your choice and sleep comfortably in your coach.

Day 7

Sawai Madhopur - Fatehpur Sikri

Guests proceed to the jeep safari as exploring the Ranthambore national park is nothing but enjoying the environment and many animals close to nature.

Have a heavy breakfast onboard the Maharajas' Express.

After seeing the morning attractions get back to the train and have lunch before you reach Fatehpur Sikri.

The Maharajas Express takes guests to the beautiful Mughal city which is deserted and is loaded with historical attractions.

Return to the comforts of the train and enjoy the "Indian Evening" which is the speciality of the Heritage of India tour.

Overnight stay on the Maharajas Express.

Day 8

Agra - Delhi (Disembark)

Agra is the last destinations of the Heritage of India tour. By morning you will be reaching Agra the place which hosts the most beautiful UNESCO site Taj Mahal. 

The construction is a symbol of love, which the Mughal ruler Shah Jahan and his wife Mumtaz through which he planned to express fondness to the world. The white marble construction is famous for the architectural brilliance and intricate designing style. Nearly 20000 craftsmen worked during the construction and this is one of the most visited sites of India.

Taste the champagne breakfast at the best place of Agra enjoying the appealing view of Taj Khema. The finest work of Taj amazes the travelers and make sure you purchase a few handicrafts that are easily available on Agra roads.

Have a last lunch of the tour on-board and the train proceeds to the last destination, Delhi.

Disembark and bid farewell to the Maharajas' Express as your journey comes to an end!

 

The Heritage Of India Schedule 2018, 2019, 2020
Month Departue Date
November, 2018 17
December, 2018 15
January, 2019 12
February, 2019 9
March, 2019 9
April, 2019 6
October, 2019 13
November, 2019 10
December, 2019 8
January, 2020 5
February, 2020 2
March, 2020 1 29
The Heritage Of India - Tariff (7 Nights / 8 Days)
Cabin Type Adult Single Supplement
Deluxe Cabin USD 6840 USD 5160
Junior Suite USD 9890 USD 8910
Suite USD 13800 USD 13800
Presidential Suite USD 23700 USD 23700
  • All the above prices are on per person per journey on twin sharing basis
  • Service tax will be charged extra as per the Government Rule.
  • Prices are subject to change in case of any change or amendment in the routing.
  • Supplement will apply for Signature Journey, Special occasions such as a New Year, Christmas etc.
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