Embark on an extraordinary journey aboard the Maharajas' Express, one of the world's most luxurious trains, and experience the epitome of opulence and royal treatment. With its meticulously crafted itineraries, this train offers a truly unforgettable travel experience through the heart of India. The Maharajas' Express is a marvel of design and elegance. Step inside and be mesmerized by its lavish interiors, reminiscent of the palaces of yesteryears. The train features luxurious cabins and suites adorned with exquisite fabrics, handcrafted furniture, and modern amenities. Each cabin is a haven of comfort, offering panoramic windows that frame the ever-changing landscapes.
Indulge in the culinary delights served on board. The train boasts two fine dining restaurants that offer a blend of Indian and international cuisines, prepared by expert chefs. The food journey on the Maharajas' Express is a delight for the senses, with every dish crafted to perfection. The train's itineraries are carefully curated to showcase India's rich heritage and diverse landscapes. From the majestic forts and palaces of Rajasthan to the timeless beauty of the Taj Mahal, the journey takes you to iconic destinations. Explore the pink city of Jaipur, witness the spectacular wildlife at Ranthambore National Park, and immerse yourself in the spiritual aura of Varanasi.
Along the way, the Maharajas' Express offers immersive cultural experiences. Attend traditional dance performances, participate in village visits, and indulge in exciting activities such as elephant polo. The train also hosts interactive sessions, where guests can learn about the history, art, and culture of India from expert guides.
Maharaja Express Journeys offers four popular travel routes. The Indian Splendor, The Indian Panorama, Treasures of India, The heritage of India. Beginning and concluding in Delhi, the Indian Panorama tour of Maharaja Express Train Tour move along to Agra for a sojourn of Taj Mahal and move on to the sacred city of Varanasi and its holy bathing Ghats on the banks of legendary Ganges.
The unparalleled luxury of the Maharajas' Express is complemented by impeccable service. The dedicated staff ensures that every need is catered to, providing personalized attention and a warm hospitality that is fit for royalty. A journey aboard the Maharajas' Express is an experience of a lifetime, an indulgence in the grandeur of India's regal past. Traverse the country's iconic destinations in style, immerse in cultural richness, and create cherished memories that will stay with you forever. Discover the true essence of luxury and embark on a remarkable journey aboard the Maharajas' Express. This 7-day itinerary of Indian Panorama tour offers a glimpse of India's rich cultural heritage, magnificent architecture, and diverse landscapes as you travel in royal luxury aboard the Maharajas' Express.
Arrive in Delhi, the capital city of India, and board the Maharajas' Express from assigned railway station. Enjoy a warm welcome and settle into your luxurious cabin. Explore the city's iconic landmarks, such as the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, and Qutub Minar. Return to the train for a delightful dinner as it departs for Jaipur.
Wake up in the 'Pink City' of Jaipur. Visit the magnificent Amber Fort, where you can take an elephant or jeep ride to the hilltop fortress. Explore the City Palace, Hawa Mahal, and Jantar Mantar observatory. Enjoy cultural performances and a royal dinner at a heritage hotel before returning to the train.
Embark on an exciting morning safari in Ranthambore National Park, known for its tigers and wildlife. After lunch on board, visit the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore its stunning architecture and historical treasures. Return to the train and continue the journey to Agra.
Arrive in Agra and witness the mesmerizing Taj Mahal at sunrise, an architectural masterpiece, and a symbol of eternal love. Explore the Agra Fort, another UNESCO World Heritage site, and enjoy a special dinner on board as the train heads to Gwalior.
In Gwalior, visit the magnificent Gwalior Fort and the stunning Jai Vilas Palace. Experience a traditional welcome ceremony and cultural performances. After lunch on board, arrive in Orchha and explore its impressive palaces and temples. Return to the train for dinner and continue the journey to Khajuraho.
Discover the UNESCO World Heritage-listed temples of Khajuraho, famous for their intricate carvings and sculptures depicting ancient Indian art and culture. Enjoy a light and sound show at the temples in the evening. Return to the train and savor a farewell dinner on board as it proceeds towards Varanasi.
Experience the spiritual charm of Varanasi, one of the world's oldest living cities. Witness the mesmerizing morning rituals and boat ride on the sacred Ganges River. Explore the ancient temples and narrow lanes of the city. After lunch, bid farewell to the Maharajas' Express as the journey comes to an end.
|Accommodation in double / twin bedded cabins with attached bathrooms
|All meals, soft beverages, house brands of Indian wines, beer and spirits
|Butler service, complimentary tea, coffee and mineral water on board
|Guided off train tours as included in the journeys inclusive of entrance fees, still camera fee, transport and services of a guide
|Porter charges at stations
|Any optional tours as mentioned in the itinerary
|Taxes, insurance, gratuities, telephone calls, laundry
|Alcoholic beverages (apart from the house brands)
|Video, film and professional still camera fees and arrival and departure transfers
|International and domestic air tickets
|Pre and post tour accommodation
|Any tour extensions unless specifically mentioned as part of the journeys