5 Best Luxury Trains In India To Make You Feel Like A King!

Indian railway operates a number of luxury trains which cater to various tourist circuits throughout India. These trains will give you a life time experience. India is a land of luxuries and it has a rich heritage. To taste the royalty of India, one of the best ways is to board a luxury train. There are 5 options for you to feel the opulence of this country and the finesse of ‘Mehemaan Navazi’ which means ‘Hospitality’, to make your experience an unforgettable one. Below are the options of luxury trains in India that you can take a pick from, and have a reason to keep coming back.

1 – Palace On Wheels

Palace On Wheels is the best Royal Indian Train and world’s 4th best luxury train.

Package 1:

Tour: US $ 450 to US $ 865 per person per Journey

Journey on Palace on Wheels: 8 Days To 13 Days

Destinations Covered: Delhi-Jaipur- Udaipur- Swai Madhopur- Chittorgarh- Jaisalmer- Jodhpur- Bharatpur- Agra-Delhi.

Tour Schedule 

Jan 2017 to Dec 2017

January, 2017 4, 11, 18, 25 September*, 2017 6 , 13 , 20 , 27
February, 2017 1, 8, 15, 22 October, 2017 4 , 11 , 18, 25
March, 2017 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 November, 2017 1, 8, 15 , 22 , 29
April*, 2017 5, 12, 19, 26 December, 2017 6, 13, 20, 27

Jan 2018 to Apr 2018

January, 2018 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
February, 2018 7, 14 , 21, 28
March, 2018 7, 14 , 21, 28
April*, 2018 4, 11, 18, 25

For detailed tour itineraries and booking, visit here.

2 – The Maharajas Express

It is the newest and most costly luxury train in India, equipped with world class facilities.

Tour: US $ 3, 850 to US $ 23,700 per person per Journey

Package 2:

Gems of India – 4 Days/ 3 Nights



Destinations Covered – Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 25
February, 2017 22
March, 2017 22
April*, 2017 N.A

Package 3:

The Indian Panorama – 7 Nights / 8 Days

Destinations Covered – Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Fatehpur – Sikri – Agra – Gwalior – Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Lucknow – Delhi

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 28
February, 2017 25
March, 2017 25
April*, 2017 N.A

Package 4:

Indian Splendour – 7 Nights / 8 Days

Destinations Covered – Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Balasinor – Mumbai

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 7
February, 2017 4
March, 2017 4
April*, 2017 1

Package 5: 

Treasures of India – 4 Days/ 3 Nights

Destinations Covered – Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 22
February, 2017 19
March, 2017 19
April*, 2017 16

For detailed tour itineraries and booking, visit here.

3 – The Golden Chariot

The royal itinerary has 19 coaches colored purple and gold with two restaurants, a lounge bar, conference room, gym and spa facilities.

Tour: US $ 387 to US $ 774 per person per Journey

Package 1:

Pride of the South: 7 Nights / 8 Days

Destinations Covered: Bangalore – Mysore – Hampi – Belur – Kabini – Badami – Goa – Bangalore

Tour Schedule

October, 2017 23 Feb, 2018 5
November, 2017 6 March, 2018 5
December, 2017 11

Jan, 2018 22

Package 2:

Southern Splender: 7 Nights / 8 Days

Destinations Covered: Bangalore – Chennai – Mamallapuram – Pondicherry – Tiruchirapalli – Thanjavur – Madurai – Thiruvananthapuram – Poovar – Kochi – Kerala Backwaters

Tour Schedule

October, 2017 16 Feb, 2018 19
November, 2017 20

December, 2017 25

Jan, 2018 8

For detailed tour itineraries and booking, visit here.

4 – Royal Rajasthan on Wheels

The Royal Rajasthan on Wheels is luxury tourist train running by RTDC.

Tour Cost: US $ 900 to US $ 1800 per person per Journey

Package 1:

Royal Rajasthan : 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered: New Delhi- Jodhpur- Udaipur- Chittorgarh- Sawai Madhopur- Jaipur- Khajuraho- Varanasi- Agra- New Delhi.

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 November, 2017 5 , 12 , 19 , 26
February, 2017 5, 12, 19, 26 December, 2017 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
March, 2017 5, 12 , 19, 26

October, 2017 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

January, 2018 7, 14 , 21, 28
February, 2018 4, 11 , 18, 25
March, 2018 4, 11 , 18, 25

For detailed tour itineraries and booking, visit here.

5 – The Deccan Odyssey

The 5-star hotel on wheels covers the heritage site of Maharashtra and boosts the tourism on the Konkan route.

Tour Cost – US $ 5,810 to US $ 12,579 per person per journey 

Package 1:

Maharashtra Splendour – 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered – Mumbai – Nasik – Ellora Cave – Ajanta Caves – Kolhapur – Goa – Ratnagiri – Mumbai

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 21
February, 2017 11, 25
March, 2017 18
April*, 2017 15, 29
September, 2017 23

Package 2:

Indian Odyssey – 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered – Delhi – Sawai Madhopur – Agra – Jaipur – Udaipur – Vadodara – Ellora Caves – Mumbai

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 14
February, 2017 4
April, 2017 8

Package 3:

Hidden Treasures of Gujarat – 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered – Mumbai – Vadodara – Palitana – Sasan Gir – Somnath – Little Rann of Kutch – Modhera – Patan – Nashik – Mumbai

Tour Schedule – N.A

Package 4:

Indian Sojourn – 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered – Mumbai – Vadodara – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Agra – Sawai Madhopur – Jaipur – Delhi

Tour Schedule

January, 2017 7, 28
April, 2017 1

Package 5:

Jewels of the Deccan – 8 Days/ 7 Nights 

Destinations Covered – Mumbai – Bijapur – Aihole – Pattadakal – Hampi – Hyderabad – Ellora Caves – Ajanta Caves – Mumbai

Tour Schedule

Tour Schedule – N.A

For detailed tour itineraries and booking, visit here.

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