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Maharajas' Express – Gems of India
Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights


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2017: 25 Jan, 22 Feb, 22 Mar


A journey into history, to experience the splendour of a bygone era.

On these journeys visit the world's greatest monument of love-the Taj Mahal, spot the elusive tiger in Ranthambore National Park, soak up the spectacular regal heritage of Rajasthan at Jaipur.

Day 1

Wednesday - Board the Maharajas’ Express in Delhi -Onto Agra (Embark- 2045 hrs)


NEW DELHI: Board the Train at Delhi onto Agra – After traditional welcome, complete your registration formalities and proceed to board the train.

Enjoy on board dinner.

Overnight on the Maharajas’ Express.

Day 2

Thursday - Agra


AGRA: Arrive into the ‘City of Mughal Splendour’ Agra to visit the exquisite Taj Mahal. Enjoy champagne breakfast overlooking the Taj followed by free time for shopping/optional tour to Fatehpur Sikri or Itmad-ud-daulah. After lunch visit Agra Fort. Savour the in-house culinary delights at lunch & dinner on board.

Breakfast in Agra. Lunch & Dinner on board.

Overnight on the Maharajas’ Express.

Day 3

Friday - Ranthambore – Jaipur


RANTHAMBORE - JAIPUR: Early morning embark on an exciting game drive into the Ranthambore National Park followed by breakfast at a five star hotel. Enjoy a relaxed lunch as you arrive into Jaipur. Visit the Amber Fort & later enjoy an enthralling exhibition elephant polo match followed by dinner at an exclusive venue.

Breakfast at Ranthambore, Lunch on board & Dinner at a Palace hotel in Jaipur.

Overnight on the Maharajas’ Express.

Please note in favour of animal welfare rights, the High Court has now imposed a ban on Elephant Polo activity in Rajasthan. Henceforth, Elephant Polo cannot be organized in Rajasthan. Instead of Elephant Polo we may suggest an afternoon with the elephants where you will get an opportunity to understand and befriend this gigantic animal – you get a chance to learn the language to communicate with elephants, followed by elephant feeding and painting. The afternoon will conclude with a sunset elephant safari.

Day 4

Saturday - Delhi (Disembark - 0830 hrs)


NEW DELHI: Delhi – Breakfast on board as you arrive into Delhi. Bid farewell to the Maharajas’ Express.


Special Note

Highlights

Champagne breakfast overlooking Taj Mahal

An exciting Game drive at Ranthambore

Elephant Polo match at Jaipur



Note: -

All ‘Options’ / ‘Optional Tours’ are on chargeable basis and are subject to availability. Details and pricing will be made available on board during the journey.


About the Train

ABOARD THE MAHARAJAS' EXPRESS

A train that never falls short of promising you a royal experience, the Maharajas' Express features five carriages for Deluxe Cabins, six for Junior Suites, two for Suites and one for grand Presidential Suite. Every cabin has large panoramic windows - a design marvel developed by the Integral Coach Factory, Chennai. Just so, that you can savour every bit of magnificent India. All passenger Cabins come with individual temperature controls, the first of its kind in India and have state-of-the-art facilities. LCD televisions, DVD players, direct dial telephone and internet, to name a few. In-house movies and live television also keep you entertained through the royal journey. Just a small reminder for those who are used to a different power supply, the Maharajas' Express is equipped with 110/230V sockets. Every cabin also has its own electronic safe deposit box.


MAHARAJAS' DINING

A royal banquet for royal passengers, the Maharajas' Express has two fine dining restaurants that seat 42 persons at a time; and everyone on board dines together. Wines and beer served whilst dining come complimentary, of course.



MAHARAJAS' BAR AND LOUNGES

One exotic Safari bar with the choicest collection of house brands of wines, beer and spirits with snacks come complimentary to every passenger. There's also a lounge cum bar Raja Club with comfortable club arm-chairs. And if these features don't make you feel pampered, the Maharajas' Express also houses a high-end boutique featuring exquisite and unique creations.


MAHARAJAS' TRANSPORT

From super deluxe coaches for Deluxe Cabin and Junior Suite passengers, to cars for the Suite and Presidential Suite passengers each at every destination. All equipped with complimentary sightseeing kits like bottle coolers, pith hats and shoe uppers. After all, when it comes to providing comfort to royals, every little detail matters. That's what the Maharajas' Express has in waiting for you when you step off.


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