Beginning and concluding in Delhi, the Indian Panorama tour chugs 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. Group of Monuments at Khajuraho, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is another attraction offering a glimpse into an era of cultural and architectural brilliance of Chandelas. A never before experience of the India is on the cards in the sheer opulence of Maharajas Express tastefully appointed interiors aided impeccably by gracious hospitality.
Check-in Venue & Timing - Safdarjung Railway Station, Delhi/ 2000 hrs
Departure Station & Timing - Delhi - Safdarjung Railway Station / 2200 hrs
Arrival Station & Timing - Delhi - Safdarjung Railway Station/ 0815 hrs
Guests boarding the Maharaja Express have to report at least an hour before the train's departure at a pre-assigned venue in Delhi for the pre-boarding facilities. All final details related to the meeting point will be emailed or handed over along with the journey's travel vouchers and documents, around 14 days before the departure date.
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Arrive at the Safdarjung Railway Station to commence the Indian Panorama tour aboard the Maharajas Train. Soon after the boarding formalities are over, you will be given a traditional Indian welcome and ushered to your cabins.
Very soon the train will chug its way out of the station and towards Jaipur.
Post a leisurely breakfast; visit Amber Fort, the erstwhile seat of Kacchawa Rajputs followed by an Exhibition Elephant Polo Match.
Post the exhibition match; enjoy a lavish dinner arranged at a private venue accompanied with choicest wines.
Post lunch, you can take an optional tour for shopping or local sightseeing to the City Palace complex and Jantar Mantar or choose to play golf or indulge in a rejuvenating spa session.
Dinner and overnight stay aboard the train.
As you gorge upon the sumptuous breakfast, the train will enter into the rustic environs of Ranthambore.
Post safari trip, enjoy lip-smacking cuisines in the lunch while the train enters into the ghost town of Fatehpur Sikri.
Upon arrival in the city, disembark the train and explore the length and breadth of Sikri Fort.
Return to the train for dinner and overnight stay.
Early morning on the 4th day, disembark the train and visit Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
A Champanage breakfast atop the Taj Khema with sunset views to feast on will add a delightful moment to the journey for you.
Post breakfast in Agra, the train will roll on to Gwalior.
Lunch will be served at the Usha Kiran Palace.
Post-lunch you can visit the Gwalior Fort and the Jai Vilas Palace Museum.
Enjoy a high-tea organized for you within the premises of the Jai Vilas Palace before returning to the train for overnight stay and dinner.
While the train will traverse to the next destination; you can savor a royal treat at breakfast.
On the way to Khajuraho you will also stopover at Orchha, renowned for its Bundela architectural marvels. You will visit Jahangiri Mahal in Orchha.
Later you will continue your journey to Khajuraho.
Lunch will be served aboard the luxury train.
On your arrival in Khajuraho, you can visit the eastern and western group of temples that have been recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Later you will return to the train for dinner and overnight stay. The next destination you will head to is Varanasi.
In the morning you will arrive in Varanasi, a holy Indian city known for its Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage sites.
On arrival in the city, the first destination you will visit is Sarnath renowned for its Buddhist heritage.
Post lunch visit the Varanasi Silk Centre and enjoy a river cruise on the Ganges. Spectacular images of the evening 'Aarti' on the banks of the river will capture your senses.
Return to the train for dinner and overnight stay.
On the 7th day of the sojourn, you will arrive in the city of the Nawabs - Lucknow.
Begin your sojourn across the city by visiting the Rumi Darwaza and the Bada Imambara. Later you can choose to explore the colorful bazaars of Lucknow.
Post lunch you can return to the train for some moments of leisure. Later, return to the city for an ultimate evening experience and a lavish dinner.
Overnight stay in the luxury of Maharaja Train
On the 8th day of the Indian Panorama itinerary aboard Maharajas Express, you will return to Delhi marking the end of the luxury rail tour.
Post breakfast you will be given a traditional farewell for your onward journey.
* Itinerary, destinations and scheduled departures may change without prior notice.
* Please contact your Guest Relations Executive for further details, prices and bookings of optional activities.
* Guests who wish to indulge in these optional experiences, may stay back and join the main group later.
* For some other essential travel information and guideline visit General Information page
|October 2015||Sat, 10th|
|November 2015||Sat, 7th|
|December 2015||Sat, 5th|
|January 2016||Sat, 2nd|
|January 2016||Sat, 30th|
|February 2016||Sat, 27th|
|March 2016||Sat, 26th|
|October 2016||Sat, 8th|
|November 2016||Sat, 5th|
|December 2016||Sat, 3rd|
|December 2016||Sat, 31st|
|January 2017||Sat, 28th|
|February 2017||Sat, 25th|
|March 2017||Sat, 25th|
|Deluxe Cabins||USD 5,980.00||USD 4,510.00|
|Junior Suite||USD 9,460.00||USD 8,520.00|
|Suite||USD 13,800.00||USD 13,800.00|
|Presidential Suite||USD 23,700.00||USD 23,700.00|
* All the above prices are on per person per journey on twin sharing basis.
* The above cost is exclusive of 3.61% service tax that will be charged extra.
* All Optional Tours are on chargeable basis and are subject to availability. Details and pricing will be made available on board during the journey.
* Please note all bookings confirmed are non-transferable and will invite a cancellation charge as applicable.
* For more information visit Terms & Condition Page