Royal Rajasthan on Wheels offers regal sojourn which takes the travelers to the land of Rajputana. This luxury train is modeled on the first luxury train in India, Palace on Wheels. This royal train started rolling on the wheels in the year 2009 which is a joint venture of Indian Railways and Rajasthan Tourism. The pristine historical experiences in sheer comfort and luxury will give you some beautiful memories of life.
This royal palace on wheels is designed on the basis on contemporary royal style which gives the travelers wonderful opportunity to enjoy the life of the royals on board the train. The magic of the regal journey begins as it starts blowing the whistles and rolling on the tracks through the beautiful alleys of nature. Witness the colorful aspects of Rajasthan in the grand palaces and forts, centurion art and craft, age old cultures and traditions, beautiful landscapes of nature and exotic wildlife, and fascinating fairs and festivals. Perceive the intriguing sagas of the temples in Khajuraho, experience the spiritual aspects in Varanasi and witness the world marvel, Taj Mahal in Agra while enjoying the lifestyle of the Kings and Queens. Enquire NowRoyal rajasthan on wheels Day 01: Arrival at Delhi (Sunday)
Welcome on arrival (16.00 hrs) at Safdarjung Station in Delhi to experience a memorable journey of lifetime. The luxury train Royal Rajasthan on Wheels takes you through a seven day exploration of the vibrant Rajasthan, the magic of which begins at Delhi and allow you to weave the fabric of delightful imagination becoming reality. You will be given a grand welcome at the Safdarjung station with traditional Aarti, Tika and garlanding. To refresh yourself enjoy the mock tails served while welcoming. And then you would be escorted to the respective cabins to feel the difference of the world in the moving palace flooded with royal luxury and comfort. (Departure 17.30 Hrs)
Day 02: Arrival at Jodhpur (Monday) The second largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan is famous for its magnificent Meharangarh Fort. The panoramic view of the blue city from the majestic fort will give you a wonderful experience. Explore the famous Rajput glory of Jaswant Thada as well. This beautiful piece of art was built in the year 1899. Have lunch at the fabulous 5 star hotel and dinner on board the royal luxury of Rajasthan on Wheels. (Arrive at 08.00 AM. Breakfast on board | Departure 16.30 Hrs)Day 03: Arrival at Udaipur (Tuesday)
Well known among all as the city of lakes. Udaipur has an array of wonderful locations. Water marked by whimsy and splendor, this scintillating city holds stage as one of the truly seductive cities of India. Packed with royalty and princely passion, Udaipur is full of grand palaces, lush green gardens and various temples. The white beauty of Lake Palace set amidst Lake Pichola will definitely mesmerize you. Have lunch at 5 star hotel which will be followed by a trip to crystal gallery. (Arrival 07.00 AM Breakfast on board| Departure 14.30 Hrs) The town of Chittorgarh depicts a saga of valor, tenacity & sacrifice. The fort of Chittorgarh is a treasure trove of history and offers the traveler an insight into the life of the great Rajput rulers. The Victory tower or Vijay Stambh is one of the main tourist attractions in Chittorgarh Fort. The palace of Queen Padmini and Gaumukh reservoir are other important destinations to the south of the Rana Kumbha Palace. Enjoy the light and sound show inside the fort premises. Have dinner on board/ Hotel Panna while enjoying a cultural programme. (Arrival 16.45 Hrs | Departure 22.00 Hrs)Enquire Now
Located in the eastern part of Rajasthan, Sawai Madhopur is famous for the Ranthombore Fort and Rathambore National Park. Escapades to the national park will allow you to have a glimpse of the majestic Royal Bengal tigers roaming around in the open wilderness. Also pay a visit to the imposing fort to turn a page in the history of Rajasthan. The temple with the name of Amareshwar Mohadeo inside the park can be visited by tourist as well. Have lunch on board the luxury train. (Arrival 05.30 AM Breakfast on board or Hotel Vinayak | Departure 09.15 AM). You will get a hearty welcome by caparisoned elephants and soothing music of the Shehnai in Jaipur. Get to explore the unique Hawa Mahal (the palace of winds), have an elephant ride to the gate of Amber Fort, shopping opportunities of centuries old object, beautiful art, crafts and handicraft items. Have lunch at a 5 star hotel / on board and pay a visit to the City Palace, the residence of the Erstwhile Maharaja of Jaipur. It houses a museum packed with amazing centuries-old artifacts and the observatory built by the founder of Iaipur, Maharaja Sawai jai Singh-II who himself was noted astronomer. Have dinner at a 5 star. (Arrival 22.00 Hrs | Departure 22.15 Hrs)Khajuraho Temples on wheelsDay 05: Arrival at Khajuraho (Thursday)
The capital of the Chandela Kings, Khajuraho is now famous for its magnificent temples adorned with mesmerizing stone sculptures. The temples built by the Chandela dynasty between 950 A.D. and 1050 A.D. display Indo Aryan architecture. The temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and the Jain Tirthnkras showcase rich architecture of India. The Temples of Khajuraho are listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites which are divided into three geographical groups western, eastern and southern. 1. After having breakfast on this luxury train, you will visit western group of temples which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This group of temples are considered to be the most beautiful example of central Indian temple architecture and the largest of all Khajuraho temples. 2. Have lunch at Hotel Clarks Khajuraho. 3. After lunch, you will get to visit the southern group of temples and museum. 4. Then return to train for evening tea, rest and shower. 5. In the evening, you will get to witness a beautiful light and sound which displays the history of Khajuraho and will be introduced at the western group of temples. 6. Return to the train and have dinner on board and depart for Varanasi. (Arrival 10.45 AM Breakfast on board | Departure 20.00 Hrs)Day 06: Varanasi (Friday)
Also known as Banaras, Varanasi is the oldest city of the world with more than 3000 years old. This city of temples is situated on the bank of river Ganga. The river Ganga is worshipped as a living goddess. Varanasi is housed with more than 700 temples and 90 odd Ghats. Visvanatha temple or Golden temple is dedicated to the Lord Shiva. The Ganga Ghats (River Fronts) are the most popular pilgrimage spots of Varanasi. It has been a symbol of spiritualism, philosophy & mysticism for thousands of years. This holy city has given birth to great saints and personalities like Mahaveer, Guatam Buddha, Tulsidas, Kabir Sankaracharya, Patanjali and Ramanuja.
1. Witness the unforgettable sun rise and have a boat ride on the sacred water of the river Ganga. Pay a visit of Bharat Mata Mandir and Banaras Hindu University after the boat ride.
2. Return to Royal Rajasthan on Wheels for breakfast.
3. Pay a visit of Sarnath, the place where Lord Buddha delivered his first major sermon after gaining enlightment, and the famous Archeological museum in Varanasi.
4. Have lunch at Hotel Gateway Taj Ganges and return to the luxury wheel for rest.
5. Witness the Ghat-Maha-Aarti at the Ghat Ritualistic worship to the river at Dahsawmegh Ghat. Oil lamps and incense are lit, flowers are offered and bells ring out in unison while sacred mantras are chanted during the aarti.
6. After that return to the train, have dinner on board and depart to Agra. (Arrival 07.00 AM | Departure 19.55 Hrs.)Tajmahal Tours on wheels Arrival at Agra (Saturday)Enquire Now
Have breakfast on board the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels and get ready to explore the following:Agra Fort
One of the World Heritage Sites, the majestic Agra Fort is built of red sandstones. Enclosed inside the wall of the Agra Fort, you will get mesmerized by an array of beautiful structures which includes Diwan-I-Aam, Diwan-I-Khas, Khas Mahal, Jahangir Mahal, Mussaman Burj, Moti Masjid, Mina Masjid and many others. The panoramic view of the majestic Taj Mahal from this fort will give you a beautiful experience.Taj Mahal
Built on the bank of River Yamuna by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, Taj Mahal stands high in the air. This scintillating white beauty is made completely of white marble adorned with beautiful designs and various precious and semi-precious gemstones. It took seventeen years for the completion of this world famous marvel which included the efforts of around twenty thousand laborers. When the first ray of sun falls on it, this marvel shines like gold and during the dusk, Taj Mahal represents the shinning crown on the head of the princess. Feel the magic of this crowning glory and cherish the golden moments.
1. Have lunch at Hotel Jay Pee Palace.
2. Return to the luxury train, have dinner on board and depart for Delhi.
(Arrival 10.00 AM Breakfast on board 7:30 AM| Departure 21.00 Hrs)Day-8: Sunday
Delhi - (Arrival 04.00 AM Breakfast on board. Check out time 07.30 AM) Tariff is inclusive of accommodation on board Royal Rajasthan on Wheels/ travel/all meals/Conducted Sight-seeing Tours/Entrance fees at Monuments/Parks/Palaces & Cultural Programmes.Enquire Now