This IRCTC luxury train trip will leave you amazed; see what's on offer

May 10, 2018, 05:58 PM IST

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is offering an 8-day luxury trip on the Indian Railways special train, the Maharajas Express. If you wish to enjoy scenic beauty of India, avail this opportunity to visit places like Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Balasinor and even Mumbai. The trip, offered at a price of $5,980, has been scheduled from October 2018 to April 2019.


On day 1, the journey begins with a royal welcome at Safdarjung Railway station, Delhi followed by a sumptuous dinner on the on-board restaurants- Rang Mahal and Mayur Mahal. Photo:


On day 2, guests arrive in Agra to visit the Taj Mahal, followed by Champagne breakfast atop Taj Khema. Photo: Reuters



On day 3, guests reach Sawai Madhopur, and then their journey begins for an adventurous game drive at Ranthambore National Park, and then reach Jaipur to enjoy the past glory in the city Palace/Jai Mahal Palace. Photo: Reuters


On the 4th day, they arrive in Bikaner, the erstwhile Rajput kingdom, and proceed to visit historic Junagarh Fort. Photo: 


The 5th day of guests is to see Jodhpur city, the second largest city of Rajasthan, where they enjoy Spa facilities at a 5 star hotel, and an excursion to Umaid Bhawan Palace and Jaswant Thada. Photo: Reuters


On the 6th day, they will reach Udaipur, known as the city of lakes, to enjoy boat ride on Lake Pichola and see the City Palace and Crystal Gallery. Photo: DNA India


The guest, on Day 7, will reach at Sevalia Railway Station, Kheda district in Gujarat, and then proceed to see Dinosaur Fossil Park, and Garden Palace, Balasinor. Photo:


On the last day of the journey, guests will arrive at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai, the corporate capital of India. Photo: