Maharajas' Express is the latest luxury train to be introduced in India. Maharaja Express, owned by IRCTC and dubbed India's equivalent to the Orient Express of Europe, is one of the leading luxury trains in the world. This Indian luxury train offers a royal ride and features state of the art amenities like Wi-Fi internet, Plasma TVs, DVD players and individual climate control.
Maharajas' Express has been designed to redefine executive travel. But there's more to it than sheer class. With its 5 tastefully crafted rail journeys, Maharajas' Express presents India in a way never seen before. Long before the arrival of colonial power, India used to be the land of maharajas. Kingdoms were founded, cultures flourished and art developed. Each dynasty that flourished here left there indelible imprints through art and architecture which today manifest in India's rich heritage.
Maharajas' Express journeys are crafted to offer you a glimpse into this rich heritage and culture of India through:
Whereas the life of the train is designed for cultural interactions, life on board Maharajas' Express is all refinement, opulence and elegance. All passenger cars of this luxury train have been named after a precious stone or the Navratnas. Each coach incorporates as its motif the gemstone after which they are named. For optimum comfort and luxury, each guest cabins are equipped with:
Suites and Presidential Suites are also equipped with:
Gourmet dining on board Maharajas' Express is arranged in 2 dining cars which are named Rang Mahal (Color Palace) and Mayur Mahal (Peacock Palace). The plates are fine Limoges, edged with gold, the glasses Swarovski hand-cut crystal and the cutlery monogrammed with the letter M. Variety of cuisine served on board Maharajas Express include:
Guests could engage in recreational activities inside the Rajah Club - Lounge Car. Rajah Club has a well stocked library with general books and pictorial guidebooks offering glimpses of Indian Maharajas who used rule their kingdom before India became democracy. Board games and card games could also be enjoyed in Rajah Club over sip of your favorite wine. At one end stands the bar and at the other stands a souvenir shop named Treasure Chest from where you could buy mementos of this royal train journey.
Come live a Maharaja life now on board most luxurious train in the world. Embark on a saga of adventure, elegance and romance on board Maharajas' Express, which definitely is one of the finest travel experiences in the world, a journey like no other.
Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days
Walk down the historical lane to get a peek into the rich heritage of India on this memorable Maharaja Express train journey. The Heritage of India itinerary let you explore the medieval caves of Ajanta, forts and palaces of Rajasthan and the ethereal Taj Mahal in 8 days trip.
Duration :7 Nights / 8 Days
The Indian Splendor tour itinerary aboard Maharajas Express will take you to some of the magnificent attractions in India which includes the immortal Taj, royal Rajasthan and Mumbai to offer you a mesmerizing mix of culture, royalty and history of incredible India.
The tour had some amazing experiences, the warm greetings we have received both on and off board was memorable.
Ann Clivette & Arthur Taylor UK
Very good venues & side trips, all staff courteous, attentive & professional, always helpful.
Anne & Stephen Hayes Australia
Everything about Maharajas’ Express was excellent.
Benny Gal Isreal
Thank you all for the wonderful time. This was the best experience will never be forgotten. Thank you once again.
Bipin & Eila Pabari UK
The organization of the boarding/de-boarding, tour vehicles and guides are all integrated very well.
Clarence M Bishop USA