Treasures of India journey on board Maharajas Express is perhaps the most luxurious way to embark on the famous golden triangle tour circuit in India comprising of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Leaving behind the usual hassles of train travel in India, the tour on board Maharajas Express ensure that you get to travel in the previously unseen luxury of train interiors equipped with state of the art amenities. Off tours excursions with guides to bring alive the attractions you are traveling to add to the romance of the famous golden triangle tour.
Maharajas’ Express Treasures of India
- Traditional welcome at Safdarjung Railway Station in Delhi
- An early morning visit to the Taj Mahal in Agra
- Jeep safari into the Ranthambore National Park, Sawai Madhopur
- Elephant ride in Amer Fort in Jaipur
- Attend an Exhibition Elephant Polo Match in Jaipur
- Special meals at palace hotels in Agra and Jaipur
Tour Duration: 4 Days & 3 Nights
Places Covered: Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Delhi
Day 1 - Delhi
Day 2 - Agra
Day 3 - Ranthambore - Jaipur
Day 4 - Delhi
Day 1 Sunday: Delhi – Agra
Safdarjung Railway Station is the hub of activity as an exciting sojourn across the never-never lands is just about to begin. The Maharajas' Express is especially decked for you and the Treasures of India tour is shortly about to commence. This tour will offer you a glimpse into some of the most stunning creations of Mughal and Rajput architecture along with a dash of wildlife in Ranthambore.
After fulfilling your check-in formalities proceed to board the train. The train will roll into Agra in the second half of the day wherein you’ll be taken to a sightseeing tour of the World Heritage Agra Fort.
Enjoy a champagne evening later and return to the comfort of the train for your overnight stay.
Day 2 Monday: Agra – Ranthambore
Today’s sightseeing involves early morning trip to Taj Mahal, the most iconic monument of India and one of the seven Modern Wonders of the World. Explore this manmade wonder built entirely of white marble and studded with exquisite carvings and calligraphy.
Later return to the train to continue your sojourn to the next destination. The lunch will be served on board as the train crisscrosses through mesmerizing terrains to Ranthambore.
As the train chugs into Sawai Madhopur Station, you’ll be taken to answer the call of the wild in Ranthambore National Park. It is one of the most popular tiger reserves in India and considered to be the best bet when it comes to spotting the elusive cats.
Return to the train after an exciting game drive. The train will move along to Jaipur and the dinner will be served in the in-house restaurant aboard the luxury train.
Day 3 Tuesday: Jaipur
The “Pink City” Jaipur is perhaps one of the most colorful cities of India. The tradition and modernity jostle with each other in the capital city of Rajasthan. Renowned for resplendent fortresses and colorful bazaars, Jaipur is one of the major tourist destinations in India. Today’s sightseeing involves trip to the mighty Amber Fort. The guests may choose from options of going for shopping for handicrafts, souvenir, textiles and jewelries in famous Jaipur bazaars, rejuvenating spa treatment in a deluxe property or sightseeing of the City Palace and Jantar Mantar (the Royal Observatory).
Later return to the train for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4 Wednesday: Delhi
Your Treasures of India itinerary will come to an end today. After a leisurely breakfast on board the train, bid adieu to your Maharajas Express Rail Tour and continue on to your onward journey.
Maharajas’ Express "Treasures of India "Tariff for the season 2019
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The tariff of the Maharajas’ Express includes accommodation, meals, beverages (light drinks, tea, coffee, and mineral water), Indian wines (in house brands), butler service, and porter-age at stations, guided tours and entrance fees at monuments.
The tariff however does not include taxes, insurances, alcoholic beverages, telephone calls, laundry, and fees of video and professional cameras.
- Service tax at 3.50% to be paid extra.
- The above cost is per person
- Validity - season 2015-16 and 2016-17
- The above cost does not include 3.50% Govt. Service Tax and is charged extra.
- Prices are subject to change in case of any amendment in the routing or any other hikes such as fuel, taxes etc.
- Children below 5 years of age can travel for free.
- If booking is done prior to 90 days of departure or more, then 25% of the total tariff is to be paid at the time of booking.
- If booking is done less than 59 days of departure or less, then full 100% of the total tariff is to be paid at the time of booking.
The cancellation Policy
- If cancelled 90 days or more prior to departure date, then 25% of the published tour cost is deducted
- If cancelled 89-60 days prior to departure date, then 50% of the published tour cost is deducted
- If cancelled 59-0 days prior to departure date, then 100% of the published tour cost is deducted
- If you fail to show up on the departure date, then 100% of the published tour cost is deducted
Maharajas Express Heritage of India Departure Dates for the season 2019
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