Whether consider it India's solution to Orient Express of West or Asia's most luxurious tourist train, Maharajas' Express is by far the most opulent coming of Indian railways designed along with a purpose to bestow a pan-Indian travel experience upon the global travelers. Winner of the prestigious Conde Nast Traveler Award, this luxury train in India lets you savor extremely best best of India in sheer opulence.
The amazing diversity and mystifying concoction of Incredible India considers it one for this most most desirable destinations within the world. Be it about varied topography, vast heritage or diverse cultures that exist here in perfect harmony, India is famed for casting magical spell upon global nomads through its natural and cultural treasure troves.
For the upcoming season run of Maharajas' Express, the operators of this Indian luxury train is now up with 5 brand new itineraries namely Indian Splendor, Treasures of India, The Indian Panorama, The Heritage of India and the Gems of India. These new itineraries include 3 pan-Indian journeys lasting for 8 days and 2 shorter itineraries, each of which last for 4 days and covers the famous golden triangle tour circuit of North India.
Whereas the modification of pan-Indian itineraries already been done using the purpose to add some significant royal and cultural destinations like Balasinor and Ajanta respectively, wish behind the development golden triangle tour through using present India's rich tapestry in a nutshell. But the question arises what partnerships in Maharajas' Express which makes you see the pomp and elegance of the days of Yore's.
Well will be the experience of king size luxury that begins with the traditional red carpet welcome where smartly dressed train attendants put garland around your neck and daub your forehead with vermillion mark. Besides, the associated with the art amenities, elegant decor, impeccable hospitality, gourmet dining and exclusive insider experiences in the destinations covered in the itineraries assist the charm of this royal train journey.
One for this unique features which isolates Maharaja train is a lavish presidential suite spanning over an entire carriage adorned with elegant fabrics, mahogany furniture paneled in teak and en-suite bathroom ornamented with marble tiles and silver fittings which means it is stand a notch when some in the best luxury trains in the world.
This luxury train has two ornately designed restaurants namely, Rang Mahal and Mayur Mahal, each of which serves an eclectic range of Indian and international cuisines such that is to say a splendid ambience. Moreover the opportunity of dining on the gold plated tableware adds as much as the allure of royal dining.
The Mayur Mahal has more formal look one of several two with its gold plated glass-mosaic ceiling and peacock feather design on both front and back end of the chairs too as at the windowpanes. Of the other hand, you sit beneath lovely hand-painted ceiling- gold floral motif on vermilion in Rang Mahal.
To unwind and rejuvenate the spirits of guests aboard this luxury tourist train, a wide selection of wines and beverages from France, New World and India are that exist in safari bar along using a sommelier support you you pick the best among the lot. Adding to the hospitability of this luxury train, a private butler is appointed per carriage whose job is to cater to your needs of travelers with utmost competence like morning tea, laundry and foreign currency.
Besides aforementioned features, Maharajas' Express has in store some exclusive insider experiences for your guests such as exhibition elephant polo match with Champanage dinner, Nawabi dinner at exclusive venue in Lucknow, sumptuous lunch at the historic Usha Kiran Palace in Gwalior, barbeque dinner at Mehrangarh Fort and cultural folk dance performances at Sam sand dunes in Bikaner.
Step aboard Maharajas Express to see the pomp and grace of erstwhile maharajas with five new our educational career. You might see some a change in the destinations and experiences offered by this Indian luxury train though they have been introduced in order to supply glimpse of some untouched places of India in sheer wealth.