Tour Duration - 7 Nights / 8 Days

Route: Delhi - Jaipur - Sawai Madhopur - Chittorgarh - Udaipur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Bharatpur - Agra - Delhi

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You'll be delighted you chose to see Rajasthan on the Palace on Wheels. On board, you'll feel like an erstwhile mharaja, traveling in regal splendour. Each coach named after the erstwhile princely state has 4 twin bedded chambers, thoughtfully decorated in ethnic Rajasthani decor. Channel music, intercom, attached toilets, running hot & cold water shower and wall to wall carpeting are some of the facilities to make you feel at home. Each saloon has personal attendants or Khidmatgars, who are at your beck and call.

The 14 coaches are named after former Rajput states matching the aesthetics and interiors of the royal past. Each saloon has a mini pantry and a lounge to ensure availability of hot and cold beverage, and refreshments and a place to relax and get together. Come, discover Rajasthan the Royal way!

Day 1 Wednesday: Delhi

Day 2 Thursday: Jaipur

Day 3 Friday: Sawai Madhopur - Chittorgarh

Day 4 Saturday: Udaipur

Day 5 Sunday: Jaisalmer

Day 6 Monday: Jodhpur

Day 7 Tuesday: Bharatpur - Agra

Day 8 Wednesday: Delhi

Palace on Wheels - Schedule

The Palace on Wheels tour starts on every Wednesday of the week from New Delhi, from September until April of the following year.

Reporting time is 16:30 hrs at Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station where a royal reception awaits you. This prestigious train departs from Safdarjung Railway Station at 18:30 hrs.

7 Nights Palace On Wheels Train Tour Departs Ex New Delhi till April 2018

Month Depart Dates
 
Oct 2016 5, 12, 19, 26
Nov 2016 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Dec 2016 7, 14, 21*, 28*
Jan 2017 4, 11, 18, 25
Feb 2017 1, 8, 15, 22
March 2017 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
April 2017 5, 12, 19, 26
May 2017 to August 2017 No Operations
Sept 2017 6, 13, 20, 27
Oct 2017 4, 11, 18, 25
Nov 2017 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Dec 2017 6, 13, 20*, 27*
Jan 2018 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Feb 2018 7, 14, 21, 28
March 2018 7, 14, 21, 28
April 2018 4, 11, 18, 25


Palace on Wheels - Tariff

Occupancy Oct 2016 to March 2017 / Oct 2017 to March 2018
Per Cabin
Sep & Apr 2017, & Apr 2018
Per Cabin
 
Single US$ 6289 US$ 4730
Double / Twin US$ 9460 US$ 7284

Please note:

  • 10% extra surcharge during Christmas and New Year departures.
  • 50% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children between 5-12 years of age.
  • 10% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children below 5 years.
  • The tariff structure for guests having Indian Identity proof (Passport / Voter ID / Aadhaar) will be applicable.
  • The tariff is inclusive of cost of travel, accommodation, all meals, sightseeing tours and entrance fee (excluding video camera fee) for monuments & palaces and entertainment.
  • Tariff does not include liquor, laundry and other items of personal nature.
  • The above Tariff is subject to change without notice.

Rooms

The coaches are named after former Rajput states matching the aesthetics and interiors of the royal past. Each saloon has a mini pantry and a lounge to ensure availability of hot and cold beverage, and refreshments and a place to relax and get together.


Restaurants:

The train has two lavish restaurants "The Maharaja" and "The Maharani" with a Rajasthani ambience serving palate tickling Continental, Chinese, Indian and Rajasthani cuisines. The restaurants offer seating arranged in groups of twos and fours near the windows. Chefs in the attached pantry prepare Continental and Indian specialties, with an emphasis on the cuisine of Rajasthan.


Bar:

The Palace on Wheels boasts a well stocked bar offering the choicest of sprits of Indian and international brands.


Spa:

The well-equipped spa offers various massages and therapies and revitalising solutions amidst royal ambience.


Indoor Games:

Chess, playing cards, Chinese checkers, carom board, crossword puzzles are available.


Lounge:

A lounge for relaxing, interacting, making friends, getting together and indulging in games.


Mail Box:

A mail box is provided on board, for posting your mail.


Shopping:

Certain handicrafts and other special items of Rajasthani origin can be bought from state Govt. owned Emporia while you visit the places covered by the Palace on Wheels.


Medical Aid:

Your health, obviously tops the chart of our priority list. First aid is available on the train whereas a doctor can be arranged on call at the very next station.


Smoking:

The Palace on Wheels is a no-smoking train. However if you wish to smoke, please contact your captain for guidance.


ATM /and Satellite Phone:

The ATM and Satellite Phone facility shall soon be available for the guests on board the train.

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