Royal Rajasthan On Wheels (Govt. Authorized Agent)
- Itinerary Detail
|1||New Delhi||Departure from Safdarjung Station|
|2||Jodhpur||Mehrangarh Fort rules over the landscape of the city amid rustic backdrop. Umaid Bhawan Palace,now a heritage hotel with a museum is also on traveler list. Jodhpur tour wraps off with Jaswant Thada, a white marble mausoleum built in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant II.|
|3||Udaipur||Udaipur, Venice Of The East is popular for palaces and lakes. A few of the palaces have now been transformed into heritage hotels. Checkout the City Palace, undertake a boat ride in Lake Pichola to visit Lake Palace, Jagmandir and Monsoon Palace.|
|4||Sawai Madhopur-Jaipur||Ranthambore national park popular especially for its tiger population. The parks is home to numerous wildlife and birds including the endangered ones. You have chance to spot sambhar, cheetal, jackal, hyena and if lucky even a leopard and tiger.Visit Amareshwar Mohadeo Temple. On reaching Jaipur, visit City Palace displaying royal artifacts and honey-comb shaped Hawa Mahal.|
|5||Khajuraho||The erotic carvings on the exteriors of Khajuraho temples are widely recognized. These temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and Jain Tirthankaras.|
|6||Varanasi||Varanasi is one of the top Hindu pilgrimage hot spots. Thousands of devotees flock the Ghats everyday for a sacred dip in holy Ganges. Jyotirlinga Visvanatha Temple here is dedicated to Lord Shiva|
|7||Agra||Agra, the land of Taj is your last destination. Apart from this epitome of love, visit Fatehpur Sikri built by Akbar and Agra Fort which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.|
|8||Delhi||Tour Ends at Delhi.|
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination : Delhi - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Sawai Madhopur - Jaipur - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Agra - Delhi
Luxury trains in India offer you a short rendezvous with Indian culture. Rajasthan on Wheels is one such train which promises to uphold the rich legacy of Rajput rulers with a dash of modernity. The seven-day tour on wheels will begin in Delhi and roll across prominent cities of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
The train has luxurious cabins stacked with modern amenities, huge beds adorned with vibrant velvet and silk bed covers, life size mirrors and fine artwork to accentuate walls. Spoil yourself with exquisite wines onboard. Rejuvenate in spa, socialize with your co-passengers in huge lounge and get set to take home some pleasant memories.
About Royal Palace on Wheels Train
The Royal Palace on Wheels is an upgraded version of world famous Palace on Wheels. After the grand success of Palace on Wheels that is operational from last 25 years, this new train was launched in January 2009. The train as compared to Palace on Wheels is much luxurious and the cabins are more spacious.
Description of the Train:
Saloons: The Train has 14 passenger coaches. The 13 coaches have three Deluxe Saloons on each coach and 14th coach has 2 Super Deluxe Saloons. Each deluxe saloon has different color theme of exquisite jewels like Ruby, Pearl and Sapphire.
Super Deluxe Suites offers a spacious living with complete comfort of royal suites. The exquisite silk and velvet bedspreads and draperies take you to an era of royal living. The finely carved wooden furniture adds to your experience. These spacious suites are named after jewels “Emerald” and ‘Diamond’. These saloons offer luxuries with bedding, upholstery, study table and chair to make your stay comfortable
Each coach is named after the famous places of Rajasthan namely Hawa Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Surya Mahal, Moti Mahal, Sukh Mahal, Jal Mahal Padmini Mahal, Kishori Mahal, Phool Mahal, Jogi Mahal, Kumbha Palace, Lalgarh Palace.
The Super Deluxe Coach is called Taj Mahal.
Restaurants: The train has two restaurants namely ‘Swaran Mahal’ amd ‘Sheesh Mahal’. These restaurants offer you mouth watering delicacies ranging from ethnic Rajasthani, Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisines. The entire restaurant is made of wood and crystal.
Bar: Finest wines and international brands of liquor are available on the two restro-lounges.
Spa: After the full day of sightseeing one can have the finest spa services on board. The spa will provide relaxation and wellness solutions on board with personal care products. The spa can offer you various massages and therapies on board.
Tour Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Departure Day: Every Sunday
Route: Delhi- Jodhpur- Udaipur- Sawai Madhopur- Jaipur- Khajuraho- Varanasi- Agra- Delhi
Delhi - Safdarjung Station
Day-1, Sunday, Departure at 2.30pm from Delhi
The Royal Rajasthan on Wheels takes you through a seven-day exploration of the vibrant Rajasthan. Your royal journey begins from Delhi and takes you through various erstwhile princely states.
Welcome onboard at Delhi with the traditional greetings at the Safdarjung station with aarti, tika and garland. You'll be served with a refreshing welcome drink.After check in, you will be escorted to the respective cabins. Feel the difference of the World in the mobile royal court with a smooth blend of luxury and ethnicity.
Day-2, Monday, Arrive at 09.15am. Breakfast onboard |Departure at 5.10pm
Jodhpur the second largest city of the state of Rajasthan is famous for its magnificent Meharangarh fort. Lunch at a hotel & dinner onboard.
UdaipurDay-3, Tuesday, Arrival at 8.00am Breakfast onboard |Departure at 2.30pm
Water marked by whimsy & splendor, the Venice of the holds stage as one of India's truly seductive cities. Udaipur is an international destination unto itself, packed with princeliness & passion, Udaipur is raw Rajput dreaming, with palaces, havelis gardens & temples at every turn. Visit to the beautiful princely city palace. Lunch at a hotel & in the afternoon followed by a trip to crystal gallery.
Day-3, Tuesday, Arrival at 2.45pm| Departure at 10pm
The fort of Chittorgarh is a treasure trove of history & tells tales about the valor and sacrifice of Rajput rulers. The victory tower or Vijay Stambh is one of the main tourist attractions of the fort. Gaumukh reservoir & the palace of queen Padmini are important spots to the south of the Rana Kumbha palace. The light and sound show at the fort brings alive the history of Rajputs. Dinner on board/ Hotel Panna with cultural programme.
Day-4, Wednesday, Arrival at 05.30am Breakfast onboard or at Hotel Vinayak | Departure at 11.00 am
Located in the eastern part of Rajasthan, Sawai Modhupur's claim to fame today is the Ranthambore Fort & Ranthambore National Park. Leopards, Fishing Cats hyena, jackal, nilgai, sambar, wild pig, desert fox are also seen on a prowl here, although the Lord of the forest here is Tiger!
Amareshwar Mohadeo temple which can be visited by tourist. Lunch on board.
Day-4, Wednesday, Arrival at 1:15pm| Departure at 10.15pm
Welcome by caparisoned elephants & sweet music of the auspicious "Shehnai". Hawa Mahal or Palace of Winds made of pink sandstone housed royal females, who kept in touch with the outer world through a massive facade with countless windows.
Lunch at a hotel / onboard & visit to the City Palace, Jaipur.The City Palace, Jaipur, brings to you well-carved arches, courtyard, gateways, gardens decked with bright hued flowers. Museums display royal costumes, arms and ammunitions. Dinner at a hotel with cultural programme.
Day-5, Thursday, Arrival at 11.00am,Breakfast onboard | Departure 6.30pm
The 9th to 12th century temples of Khajuraho is the evidences of the architectural geniuses during the times of Chandela dynasty. The sculpture of the temples show ancient Hindu designs, humans in sensual postures. The temples at Khajuraho are dedicated to Lord Vishnu. What makes this piece of architecture unique is the design and layout. Built of shiny colored sandstones, the ancient sculptures leave a mark on modern minds.
Guest will take on visit of temples & museum. Lunch at a hotel & dinner on board.
Day-6, Friday, Arrival at 06.00am| Departure at 6.00pm
Varanasi is the oldest city of the world. Varanasi is more than 3000 years old & is famous as the city of temples.
Varanasi is one of the top most Hindu pilgrimage sites. Kashi Vishwanath Temple houses one of twelve jyotirlinga of Lord Vishwanath (an incarnation of Shiva), on the banks of holy Ganges. Mythology relates, a dip in waters of Ganga is said to wash away all your sins. The temple is sees thousands of visitors daily. Being a secular country, the temple promotes fraternity and peace. Three gold plated domes atop the temple is bound to grab your attention. The layout and architecture reflects the Maratha culture of India. The holy city has been an abode of spiritualism and mysticism. Renowned personalities like Gautama Buddha, Mahavira, Kabir, Tulsi das, Shankaracharaya, Ramanuja & Patanjali.Lunch at a hotel & dinner on board. Sightseeing include visit to Ghats, Maha Aarti, temples & Buddhist Temples at Sarnath.
Agra, Taj Mahal
Day-7, Saturday, Arrival at 05.00am, Breakfast onboard | Departure at 11.00pm
Agra is one of the prominent destinations of the world tourism map with two heritage monuments visiting Taj Mahal & Agra Fort. It is a vibrant centre of culture, art & religious philosophies that have enriched mankind & shaped human thought over centuries. Agra is famous for handicrafts products such as Inlay work on marvel, leather work, footwear, brass-wear, carpets, Jewellery, Zari & embroidery work. Lunch at a hotel & dinner on board.
Day-8, Sunday, Arrival at 04.00am, Breakfast on board. Check out at 07.45am
Tour ends at Delhi.