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The Maharaja Express - Indian Splendour

The Maharaja Express - Indian Splendour

The Maharaja Express - Indian Splendour


Delhi - Agra - Ranthambore National Park - Jaipur - Bikaner - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Balasinor - Mumbai

The Maharaja Express offers Indian Splendour programme starting from Delhi and finishing in Mumbai including Taj Mahal, Agra, tiger sighting in Ranthambore National Park, pink city Jaipur, small havelis & palaces of Bikaner & Jodhpur & lake palace of Udaipur, the royal palace and fossil park in Balasinor Gujarat.
You may like to extend your holiday in Mumbai visiting Bollywood sets & stars in action, open air laundry and watching the famous 'dabbawallah' and/or sunny beaches of Goa.

Day 1 Delhi - Agra

2045 Welcome & check-in formalities at Delhi Safdurjung Railway Station
2130 Dinner on board
2200 The Maharajas Express leaves for Agra

Day 2 Agra

0700 Arrive into Agra. Proceed to visit the Taj Mahal
0945 Champagne breakfast at Taj Khema
1045 Return to comfort of Maharaja Express.
En-route you have an opportunity to witness Pietra Dura Marble Inlay Work*
OR you may choose optional activities such as Spa at five star hotel
OR Visit to Itmad-ud-daula (Baby Taj)
1300 Lunch on board
1430 Proceed to Visit the Agra Fort
OR you may choose optional activities such as Spa at a 5 star hotel, OR Private shopping tour,Visit to Itmad-ud-daula,Visit to Fatehpur Sikri.
1800 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas Express
OR you may watch Mohabbat The Taj show as an optional activity
2000 Dinner on board
2040 The Maharajas Express leaves for Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore National Park)

Day 3 Ranthambore - Jaipur

0630 Proceed for an exciting game drive at Ranthambore National Park.
0930 Return to the train
1015 Relaxed brunch on board
1150 The Maharajas Express proceeds for Jaipur
1340 Arrive into Jaipur
1400 Visit the Amber Fort
OR You may also choose to participate in the optional activities such as Spa facilities at a Palace hotel
OR Private shopping tour
OR Golfing at Rambagh Golf club
OR Visit to City Palace & Jantar Mantar
While returning from Amber Fort you have an opportunity to visit a local center for polishing and cutting of precious and semi precious stones*.
1730 Exhibition Elephant Polo Match followed by Champagne dinner at hotel Taj Jai Mahal Palace.
2130 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas Express
2300 The Maharajas Express leaves for Bikaner.

Day 4 Bikaner

0800 Enjoy countryside while having breakfast on board
1000 Arrive into Bikaner. Relax on board
OR You may also choose optional activities such as visit to the Lalgarh Museum
OR Karni Mata temple in Deshnok (the Rat Temple)
1300 Lunch on board
1400 Visit to Junagarh Fort
1600 Proceed for Sundowners at the Sand Dunes. En-route tea break at Gajner Palace.
1740 Arrive at the Sand Dunes.
2015 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas Express
2100 Train leaves for Jodhpur

Day 5 Jodhpur

0715 Breakfast on board
0900 Optional tour to Bishnoi village
1300 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas Express. Lunch on board
1430 City tour visiting the Clock Tower Market and Mehrangarh Fort.
1800 Proceed for an exclusive cocktail dinner at Hanwant Mahal
2015 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas Express
2030 The Maharajas Express leaves for Udaipur

Day 6 Udaipur

0800 Breakfast on board.
1000 Arrive into Udaipur.Proceed for Boat ride on Lake Pichola followed by visit to City Palace and Crystal Gallery (audio tour).
1345 Lunch at Satkar Hall of Fateh Prakash Palace
1500 Return to the train for a relaxed afternoon. Enroute visit a center for Miniature Painting, a famous art form of Udaipur*
or You may also opt for the optional service like Spa facilities at a 5 star hotel.
2000 Dinner on board as Maharajas Express proceeds for Balasinor.

Day 7 Balasinor

0630 Breakfast on board
0800 Arrive into Sevalia Station and driven to Balasinor in Gujarat state.
0830 Arrive into Garden Palace, Balasinor. Meet the Royal family
0930 Arrive at Dinosaur Fossil Park for a guided tour by Princess Aaliya followed by village walking tour
1100 Proceed for Garden Palace,Balasinor.
1140 Grand welcome at Garden Palace followed by lunch hosted by the royal family of Balasinor
1400 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas Express
1515 Train proceeds for Mumbai
2000 Enjoy an "Indian Evening" followed by dinner.

Day 8 Mumbai

0700 Breakfast on board
0815 Train arrives at Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus
0830 Disembark and bid farewell to the Maharajas Express as your journey comes to an end
Tariff: Indicative published prices in United States Dollar (US$). Please contact us for handsome discounts & deals available for various departure dates.
1. Prices are subject to change incase of any change or amendment in the routing.
2. Service tax will be charged extra as applicable.
3. For child policy and other details, please email us.
4. Itineraries, destinations, venues and schedules departure are subject to change without prior notice
5. All the above prices are on per person per journey on twin sharing basis
6. Supplement will apply for Signature Journey, Special occasions such as a New Year, Christmas etc.
1. All 'Options' / 'Optional Tours' are on chargeable basis and are subject to availability. Details and pricing will be made available on board during the journey.
2. Please contact your Guest Relations Executive for further details,prices and bookings of optional activities.
3. Guests who wish to indulge in these shopping experiences,may stay back and join the main group later.
4. The Maharaja Express is a product owned and operated by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC). Travel Pals India Private Limited is only acting as a sales agent for IRCTC.
Departure dates: Once in a month between October and March

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