Indian luxurious train tours covering excellent travel destinations
Find the finest ways to travel through the incredible land of India aboard and feel the magic of exploring this mysterious country in the luxury of Indian railways train.
Experience the complete wonder of historical monuments and rich heritage of Karnataka on board of The Golden Chariot and explore several exotic destinations of Maharashtra and a pinch of Goa on luxurious DECCAN ODYSSEY or take a ride on Royal Rajasthan on Wheels to add a pristine historical experience traversing across the heartland of Rajasthan.
The Indian railway network is the second largest in the world. More than 7800 trains run each day, transporting over 10 million people across over 37,000 square miles.
There's no better way to see the countryside, and travel with the residents, than hop on the Indian Train! It's definitely the best way to travel through India as it reaches more cities and locations than by flying.
You have the choice to travel the luxury trains Palace on Wheels or Deccan Odyssey, or the high-speed Rajdahani and Shatabi Express. There are also trains that travel between the smaller cities. You can also choose to travel on one of the "Toy Trains": the best known is the Toy Train in Darjeeling.
The different classes on the Indian Trains include:
A/C first class
A/C 2-tier sleeper
A/C 3-tier sleeper
A/C executive chair car
A/C chair car
Tour Details: This air-conditioned train offers a week-long journey through Rajasthan (Delhi - Delhi), and during your travels you will stop to visit historic places including Jaipur, Chittorgargh, Udaipur, Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore National Park), Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Bharatpur and Agra. Every coach has 4 carpeted compartments. Each compartment has a bathroom with cold and warm water, shower, wardrobe, Music and reading light. The furniture was constructed specially for the Palace on Wheel. At the end of each coach, there is a Lounge with a bar where you can relax, read, converse or enjoy the panorama of the desert. There are also two restaurant coaches which serve Continental, Indian and Rajasthani Cuisine.
The train leaves Delhi every Wednesday.
Tour Details: The feudal blue train with the elegant golden stripes takes you on a magical trip through the country of the Marathas. The eight-day journey of the "Deccan Odyssey" criss-crosses over the far central Indian Deccan plain and to the most beautiful beaches of west India. You will have the chance to visit mighty forts, splendid palaces and legendary rock caves along your journey. On the way you will learn about the legendary warrior-king Shivaji Maharaj, whose courageous deeds strongly influenced the history of the Maharashtra. During the past 2000 years, Buddhists, Hindus and Jains left behind their influence on the architectures, artwork and more in the cities you will pass through. Exotic places such as Mumbai (formerly Bombay), Ganapatipule, Pune, Aurangabad and Goa awake aspirations and allow the past times of the Marathas to live again.
The train leaves Victoria Station in Mumbai every Wednesday.