Explore The Majestic Field of Royal Rajputs
Experience the enchanting journey to the regal land of sand dunes and royal palaces with the Palace on Wheels. Chugging straight to the heart of princely Rajasthan, visit the majestic field of Royal Rajputs to encounter their grand living style .The Palace on Wheels gives you chance to explore this imperial land with the majestic charm and beauty profusely spread here and there.
The palace on Wheels is the luxurious train of India which is rated as one of the top ten luxury train journeys in the world. It offers you the heart-rending journey to the splendid forts and palaces of Rajasthan and also gives you chance to discover the history of Taj Mahal in Agra in just seven days. The journey starts every Wednesday evening at 1800 hrs from Delhi and ends on the following Wednesday early at 0730 hrs.
Reintroduced with the enhanced amenities on the train, a new broad gauge air conditioned Palace on Wheels was constructed and running since 1995.It has 14 saloons, 2 restaurants cum kitchen cars, one Bar cum Lounge and 4 service cars. It is a special heritage tourist train launched by the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation and Indian Railways for providing a unique memorable experience to the tourists visiting Rajasthan.
The 14 interconnected saloons are decorated with the interior matching the artistic taste of royal states portrayed through the use of furniture, handicrafts, royal paintings and beautiful furnishing. These saloons are availed with the facilities of coupes, attached toilets, mini pantry, captain valet and one attendant to look after the personal needs of its tourists. The cabins of each saloon are attached with bath and shower. The train also has a well-appointed lounge, library and bar. Starting tour at evening with the ceremonial welcome by garlanding, tikka , turban and glass of wine, aboard the Palace on Wheels at Safdarjung New Delhi. The next day you will reach the home of the erstwhile rulers i.e. Jaipur. The following days you will visit Swai Madhopur, Chittorgarh , Udaipur , Jaisalmer , Jodhpur , Bharatpur and Agra.
You will encounter the places full of royal splendor, splendid fusion of Rajput and Mugal style of Architecture, tiger reserves, historical forts, beautiful lakes alike turquoises studded in the vast arid and denuded tract of eastern Rajasthan. Enjoy the most awaited experience, and romance of solitude at Rajasthan, the land of blue blooded Rajputs on The Palace on wheels.
There are number of tour packages are available with different tariff plans and discounts to make it affordable to the vast range of guests. This royal Indian train is definitely a lifetime journey mirroring the royal living style of yore transport you to the world of peerless beauty, opulence and charm.