Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations: New Delhi – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Chittorgarh – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Agra – Delhi
The luxury up-graded version of Palace On Wheels started regular operations from Oct 2010 & for season 2010/11 will be covering new North India Travel circuit of jodhpur palaces,udaipur lake city,ranthambhore tiger reserve, jaipur pink city ,kama sutra temples of khajuraho,holy ganges at varanasi & eternal Taj Mahal. The 7 nights train tour departs from Delhi every Sunday (September to April) & you have option to book minimum 4 Nights part journey viz Jaipur to Delhi The Royal rajasthan On Wheels train Tour is a joint collaboration of Indian Railways & State Govt of rajasthan.
Features of Royal Rajasthan opn Wheels
Due to increased demand for Palace on Wheels Train Tour ,need was felt to introduce another Palace On Wheels train. This new luxury version of Palace On Wheels train has been branded as Royal rajasthan On Wheels train tour & under the same management. The richly furnished sleeper cabins are more spacious & there is an option to book super deluxe cabins also. There are two retro-bar lounges of 40 seater each. In each of the 13 Passenger wagon there are three deluxe cabins, each with private washrooms & One passenger Wagon offers Two super deluxe cabins. Shortly expected are add on saloons for spa treatments, mini-gym, conference & business centre.
Day 01:Sun: New Delhi depart
Report by 1600 hrs at Safderjung Railway Station for check-in formalities of Royal Rajasthan on Wheels Train Tour. Evening 1800 hrs Train depart from Delhi.
Heartland of Rajputana & famous for it’s imposing Mehrangarh Fort Palace complex. For shoppers interest- camel leather items & wooden furniture.
Day 03:Tue:(Morning) Udaipur
Welcome to City of lakes & romance.For shoppers interest- miniature art paintings.
Day 03:Tue:(Afternoon): Chittorgarh
Well spread out Hill Fortress, once home to present day Udaipur Royalty.
Day 04:Wed:(Morning) Ranthambhore
Early morning drive through Ranthambhore Tiger reserve.
Day 04:Wed:(Afternoon) Jaipur
Welcome to the 18th century Pink City town & enjoy elephant joy ride at 15th century Amber Fort Palace.lunch at Maharaja’s Palace.For shoppers interest – semi-precious stones & textiles.
Welcome to UNESCO World Heritage site of Kama Sutra temples dating back to 11th century A.D.
One of the oldest living city in the world ,famous for Holy River Ganges.
Town of The Taj Mahal & UNESCO World Heritage Site of Red Fort.
Day 08:Sun:Delhi return
Trains arrives back at the safderjung railway station by 0430 hrs 7 check-out by 0715 hrs,after early breakfast.
NOTE: # Option to book minimum 4 nights part journey also viz Jaipur/Delhi | # The train tour will operate subject to having booking of minimum 25 paid passengers
Schedule of the Tour
|7 Nights Royal Rajasthan on Wheels Train tour Ex Delhi for 2010-11|
|September 2010||05, 12, 19, 26|
|October 2010||03, 10, 17, 24, 31|
|November 2010||07, 14, 21, 28|
|December 2010||05, 12, 19, 26|
|January 2011||02, 09, 16, 23, 30|
|February 2011||06, 13, 20, 27|
|March 2011||06, 13, 20, 27|
|Cost Per Person – Valid from 07 Sept,09 till 29 March,2010 depart*|
|Occupancy Type||Per Night||For Full 7 Nights|
|On Twin Sharing in Deluxe Cabin||US$ 590||US$ 4,130|
|On Single Occupancy in Deluxe Cabin||US$ 825||US$ 5,775|
|On Single/Double Occupancy in Super Deluxe Cabin||US$ 1,600||US$ 11,200|
* US$ 15 per person commercial tax extra
(a) 2.58% Govt.Service Tax Extra
(b) 10% Holiday Surcharge extra for 20 & 27 Dec,09 depart
(c) Children < 12 yrs charged 50% of adult rate & provided bed
(d) Children < 5 yrs are complimentary, without bed.
(e) Indian can pay as per equivalent rate of exchange
Train Tour Cost Includes :
Stay in A/C cabins with private washrooms; Group excursions & sightseeing tours with English speaking guides;Daily 3 meals & bottled drinking water;Monument entrance fees; Elephant ride in Jaipur;Camel ride in Jaisalmer with cultural show;Ranthambhore Tiger reserve visit by canter;boat ride in Lake Pichola,Udaipur;Cycle Rickshaw ride in Bharatpur.
Extra Costs For Train Tour:(Not Included) :
Video Camera fees at monuments;alcoholic & non alcoholic beverages; laundry; room services; telephone calls; tips; tour insurance;use of spa facility & business centre; & all other expenses of personal nature.