The Royal Express – Maharaja Express Luxury train
Rajasthan is a royal state with a glorious past. The palace of wheels testifies the heritage and taste of this state in its unique way. No matter how many times you might have travelled in flights, deluxe buses and elite trains you have still missed a wonderful journey of your life if you have not been a passenger of this unusually royal train.
The Palace on wheels was started with an aim to boost up the tourism sector in the state in a joint venture by the Rajasthan tourism and Indian railways. The 23 coaches which houses 104 passengers have been named after former Rajput Though the tariff can dig a hole in your pocket, the journey is still worth taking as it is counted in the top 10 luxurious and royal train journeys in the world. A journey in this train will give you plenty of memories to ruminate in the years to come.
What makes the journey different?
The theme: The idea of this journey is to provide a glimpse of the bygone era of kings and warriors. Keeping this in mind the interiors have been decorated in such a way so that the reflection of the past can be seen in the present.
Restaurants: The theme of the restaurant is unique and the ambience is breath taking. There are two separate restaurants called ‘Maharaja’ and ‘Maharani’.
Bar: The finest brands of Indian and foreign liquors throng the shelves of this bar. Pick up a glass and travel back to the time.
Spa: Want to rejuvenate those tired muscles? No worries! Go for a royal massage.
Rooms: World class designs and high quality royal interiors make the rooms of this train a perfect place to suit your taste.
Though the tariffs of this train tickets are quite expensive but this is justified keeping in mind the royal treatment they provide in this most unusual train journey of the country. If you can afford to spend some quality amount then we recommend this journey to you.
Image source: Luxury Trains India, Erco Travels
Book the tickets, pack your bags and set out in a royal journey.