Duration of Royal Rajasthan on Wheels : 7 nights / 8 days Destinations Covered Royal Rajasthan on Wheels : Delhi - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Sawai Madhopur - Jaipur - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Agra - Delhi. Departures : Every Sunday from October to March.
Day 01 : Sunday, Departure from Delhi.
The Royal Rajasthan on Wheels begins its journey every Sunday evening from New Delhi, where passengers receive a traditional Indian ceremonial welcome, and are escorted to their cabins by the attendants. The evening is at leisure to get to know the train and your fellow passengers. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-02 : Monday, Sightseeing in Jodhpur
Your first stop today is, Jodhpur, the Blue city, and the second largest city of Rajasthan. Sightseeing in Jodhpur includes a visit to the Mehrangarh Fort, and the Jaswant Thada. The itinerary also provides some time for you to explore Jodhpur on your own, and perhaps shop for exquisite handicraft articles including the famous breeches, embroidered shoes, metal curios, silverware, paintings and tie and dye fabrics. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-03 : Tuesday, Sightseeing in Udaipur and Chittorgarh
As you wake up this morning, the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels arrives in to Udaipur, the Lake City, also known as the Venice of the East. Sightseing in Udaipur includes a visit to the City Palace, a large Palace complex set on the banks of the Lake Pichola, overlooking the Lake Palace. Also, visit the Crystal gallery, famous for its collection of crystal glass furniture, crockery and chandeliers. Your train then departs for Chittorgarh, famous for it's legends of valour, honour and pride associated with the Rajput rulers of Rajasthan.
On arrival in Chittorgarh, visit the Chittorgarh Fort. Set atop a hill, covering an area of almost 70 acres, the Chittorgarh Fort is among the largest and grandest forts of Rajasthan. . Sightseeing includes a Sound & Light show at the Chittorgarh Fort. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-04 : Wednesday, Tiger Safari in Ranthambore and Sightseeing in Jaipur
Early this morning, the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels rolls in to Sawai Madhopur, the railway station for the Ranthambore National Park. The Ranthambore National Park is one of India's Project Tiger Reserves, and one of the best places in India to see the majestic Royal Bengal Tigers in the Wild. Touring here includes a visit to a Ranthambore Fort and a Tiger Safari into the National Park. In addition to the Tigers, the Park is also home to more than 300 species of birds, and dozens of species of other small and large animals including Deer, Hyena, Jackal etc. After the safari, you return to the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, and then depart for Jaipur,
Your luxury train then arrives into Jaipur, the capital of the desert state of Rajasthan, popularly known as the Pink city. Sightseeing in Jaipur includes visits to the City Palace (part of which is still the residence of the Royal family of Jaipur), Jantar Mantar (the Observatory, which is now a World Heritage site), the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), and the Amber Fort, where you climb the fort atop gaily bedecked Elephants. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-05 : Thursday, Sightseeing in Khajuraho
The next stop of your luxury train journey is Khajuraho, famous for it's ancient Chandela Temples. The Khajuraho temples, which are a World Heritage site, are dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and the Jain Tirthnkras and they showcase the art and architecture of medieval India. Sightseeing in Khajuraho includes visits to the Temples, and a evening Sound and Light show. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-06 : Friday, Sightseeing in Varanasi
As you wake up this morning, the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels arrives in to Varanasi. Set on the banks of the river Ganges, Varanasi is said to be the oldest city of the world and is also considered to be the holiest city in the world. The city has a history that is almost 3000 years old , and has been a symbol of spiritualism, philosophy & mysticism. Sightseeing in Varanasi, includes visits to the Ghats, Maha Aarti, temples & Buddhist Temples at Sarnath. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-07 : Saturday, Sightseeing in Agra
The final destination of the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, is Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal. Sightseeing in Agra, includes a visit to the Agra Fort, followed by the Taj Mahal, a pristine monument of undying love, built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. Overnight onboard the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels.
Day-08 : Sunday, Return to Delhi
This morning the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels rolls back in to the train station in Delhi, where your journey ends
|Valid from October’2012 to March’2013 (7 Nights/ 8 Days Tour)|
|Occupancy Type||Per Person/Night||Per Person / Per Journey
|Single occupancy Deluxe Cabin||USD 875||USD 6,125|
|Twin occupancy Deluxe Cabin||USD 625||USD 4,375|
|Suite||USD 1700||USD 11,900|
There is a 10% Surcharge, for departures during Christmas/New Year.
Children between 5 and 12 years of age get a 50% discount. 10% of the tariff for the children upto 5 years of age.
- Rates include :
- The above rates are on Full Board Basis, and inclusive conducted sightseeing, entrance fee at monuments, National parks etc.
- Rates do not include :
- drinks, laundry, tips, telephone calls, video camera fees, Business Car Facilities, Spa Car Facilities, liquor and other items of personal nature.
- Booking Policy :
- 50% of ticket value at the time of confirming the booking.
Remaining 50% of ticket value 60 days prior to departure.
- Cancellation Policy :
- 10% of ticket value 60 days prior to departure.
100% of ticket value between less than 59 days prior to departure.
|Departure Dates for Royal Rajasthan on Wheels during 2015|
|February||1, 8, 15, 22|
|March||1, 8, 15, 22, 29|