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Ever imagined a royal voyage? If yes than here you can feel privileged to fulfill your wish and make your fantasies meet the reality! Our Salutations to your imperial ride on the Palace on Wheels. Enjoy a captivating royal tour from first to last the olden epoch of the former king Only on The Indian Luxury Trains.


The elite Luxury Trains in India put in the picture a chronicle of its possession. These deluxe trains were a much loved middling of transportation by the monarch. Due to the sad demise, in 1947, Indian Railways decided to suspend the overhaul. Fortunately in 1981-82, the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation & the Indian Railways became firm to commence a out of the ordinary legacy coach for travelers, who stopover at Rajasthan. Power-driven by a steam locomotive, this lavishness excursion in India prepared its first passage on 26th January 1982.


The Palace on Wheels consists overall of 14 flattering air-conditioned luxurious coaches, 2 restaurants cum kitchen cars, one bar cum lounge and 4 service cars. Every single one of lavish Indian Train coaches has sumptuous interiors with stunning work of art and contented furnishings. Every coach has 4 twin-bedded log cabin attached. The "on the train facilities" comprise of bath & shower facility, H/C water supply, canal melody, intercom, attention-grabbing playoffs for children & wall-to-wall carpet tiles. The protectorate phone service is there for you to converse wherever you require. Furthermore, a gracious and jovial assistant on every coach will outfit all your travelling supplies.


The amenities are analogous to the most excellent of the 5-star hotel. It has two well-equipped restaurant cum kitchen cars- the Prince and the Princess - presenting mouthwatering and lip smacking cooking. The train also consists of a 24 hr well-vindicated bar to ensure your toast delight. On The Palace on Wheels in addition pride yourself on a handsome souvenir supermarket entitled as 'The Bazaar' so that you can procure out of the ordinary handiwork and present items. A detached gorgeous lounge car is hitched up along with bountiful serene surroundings to commuters. This lavish train starts its extravagant passage on each Wednesday commencing Delhi Cantonment Railway Station for the duration of the cooler months of September to April. For further detail’s we’ll specify that on the other hand, as of May to August the train is not functional.

Palace on Wheels : Highlights
Jaisalmer, the "desert fort" Jaisalmer has been an important trade centre since the 11th century. Desert buildings, like the fort, the temples or the havelis are still well-conserved in their original beauty.


Udaipur, the "City of Palaces" Rajasthan's most romantic city, the "Eastern Venice", looks magical with its fairy-tale palaces, lakes, temples, gardens and narrow streets. Everything is telling tales of the heroic past.


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The Taj Mahal, the seventh wonder of the world The famous symbol of love was built by Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. It took 22 years to compete this mausoleum, which is entirely built from white marble. This building is an unforgettable sight, not exclusively for lovers.

Destinations : Delhi - Jaipur - Sawai Madhopur - Chittorgarh - Udaipur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur – Bharatpur-Agra.


Day 1 : Delhi Wednesday (Departure 6:00 pm)Lotus temple
The voyage embarks on at the Delhi Cantonment station where the tourists are accede an affectionate, conventional salutation prior to the Palace on Wheels retreat in the nighttime for a week-enduring opulence journey from beginning to end enthralling Rajasthan. Take pleasure in your preferred slurp at the ingot more than a heart-to-heart dialogue with your member vacationer. Also have the mouthwatering, lip-smacking buffet served by the hotel on wheels.


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Day 2 : Jaipur Thursday (Arrival 3:45 AM Departure 11:30 PM)Hawa mahal
At the very first stopover, we'll shift to the pink city of Jaipur to explore the city, an aerify coach captures your attention to Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, which is a significant five storied construction beside the chief avenue of the old city in pink grandeur with semi-octadic brickwork windowpane. After that progress to Jantar Mantar, the leading panorama put up by the Sawai Jai Singh II. Now we'll move for a stopover at the Amber Fort, eight kms away, where enjoy the ride on elephants. Spree for Jaipur’s renowned jewelry, handicrafts, carpets blue pottery and textiles. Homecoming and then hang about in the evening at one of the lavishness hotels in Jaipur for dinner. Back to Palace on Wheels at approximately 6.30 pm. Dinner on Board.
New Arrangements :
» Lunch location at famous Amber Fort.
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» banquet, and folk concert at 5 star chattels, Jai Mahal.


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Day 3 : Swai Madhopur Friday (Arrival 5:30 AM Departure 10:30 AM)
Go on a date with Sawai Madhopur at day02. Feast at Hotel Vinayak. Later progress to the Ranthambhore National Park. This wildlife safe haven is well thought-out to be the country's most excellent for monitoring and shooting the pictures looking at the actions of tigers. Have lunch during the retreat in train. Now you'll cover distance for Chittorgarh.
New Arrangements :
» visiting the attractions and go round of Jhoomar Baori- houses a hunting lodge of Jaipur's one-time ruler Sawai MadhoSingh.
» A stopover at Jogi Mahal- A former forest visitor quarters of the royal family well-known for tranquil scrutiny of Padam Talab.
» laid-back feasting at Vinayak Hotel.


Day 3 : Friday Chittorgarh (Arrival 4:00 PM Departure 2:00 am)
chittorgarh-fort Post feasting arrival at Chittorgarh. After exploring the city we shall transfer to the poignant folklore of tribute and delight will ricochet in your intellect as you carry on to Udaipur. The fort domicile consist of a variety of remarkable structures and Rana Kumbha Palace and Padamini Palace exhibit most excellent of the Rajputana structural design.
New Arrangements :
» Light and Sound show at the fort.
» Following dinner with a eye-glitzy cultural program at Panna Hotel.


Day 4 : Saturday Udaipur ( Arrival 8:00 AM Departure 3:30 PM ) Udaipur
book now Progress to Udaipur, the Lake City, the next morning. Explore the two most gorgeous sites of Udaipur namely, marble Palaces-the Jag Niwas (Lake Palace) and the Jag Mandir. Post- lunch at the Sun set Point café an appointment to City Palace is enlivening. Retreating to the Palace on Wheels at Jaisalmer, thus packing up the delightful day.


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Day 5 : Jaisalmer Sunday (Arrival 9:15 AM Departure 11:45 PM)
Day 05 : is marked for a rendezvous with Jaisalmer; explore the meticulously robed manors along with their magnificent fascia. The Nathmalji-ki-haveli, Patwon-ki-haveli and Salim Singh-ki-haveli are excellent paradigm of the granite carvings. Spree at Rajasthali-the only Rajasthan Govt. emporium. Post lunch at lodge Moomal; set out for an exhilarating camel ride on the sand dunes. Take pleasure in the ceremonial dinner and the edifying program series at the Jaisalmer lodge. The train departs for Jodhpur at hours of darkness.


Day 6 : Jodhpur Monday (Arrival 07:00 AM Departure 3:30 PM)
jodhpur Sunup progress to Jodhpur and explore the firm Mehrangarh Fort. The luxurious palaces inside are - Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Phool Mahal, Sileh Khana and Daulat Khana are extraordinary pattern of architectural distinction. In the neighborhood of the fort compound is positioned the Jaswant Thada. Also stopover at the Umaid Bhawan Palace the best and biggest palace on the globe. At the same time Spree at Jodhpur. Post lunch homecoming on wheels and ceremonial dinner is dole out on board.


Day 7 : Bharatpur Tuesday ( Arrival 5:00 AM Departure 8:45 am ) Bharatpur Bird Sentury
bharatpur-bird-sanctuary Sunup at Bharatpur. Following breakfast come around the globally renowned bird safe haven, Keoladeo Ghana National Park. The square blows your own horn as from now more than three hundred genuses of birds out of which many wander from far-away places like Siberia and China to India etc.


Day 7 : Agra Tuesday (Arrival 10.30 AM Departure 11:00 PM)
Brunch on wheels and we'll progress to Agra. The main underline of the city is Taj Mahal epitome of love. After the inspection of Taj and its exquisite white marble, we'll serve lunch at a 5-star hotel and ceremonial dinner on board. After dinner on board and take pleasure in a peaceful sleep.

Mentioned below is the detailed tariff for Palace on Wheels luxury train journey. Along with the Palace on Wheels fare and cost, details of inclusions and exclusions and their terms and conditions are also mentioned below.

Season 2014-15

Occupancy Sept 2014 & Apr 2015 ( Oct 2014 to March 2015) Description
Single US$ 575 per night US$ 770 per night Single Cabin
Double/Twin US$ 430 per person per night US$ 575 per person per night TWN Sharing Cabin
Triple US$ 390 per person per night US$ 520 per person per night Triple Sharing Cabin

# 10% extra surcharge during Christmas and New Year departures.
# 3.09% Service Tax will be extra as applicable.
# US$ 15 per pax commerical tax as applicable.
# 50% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children between 05-12 years of age
# 10% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children below 05 years.
# The tariff is inclusive of cost of travel, accommodation, all meals, sightseeing tours, entrance fee (excluding video camera fee) for monuments & palaces and entertainment.
# Tariff does not include liquor, laundry and other items of personal nature.


Reservation / Cancellation - Terms & Conditions

Booking Policy
- 20% of ticket value at the time of confirming the booking.
- Remaining 80% of ticket value 60 days prior to departure.


Cancelation Policy
- 5% of ticket value 60 days or more prior to departure.
- 20% of ticket value between 59 to 16 days prior to departure.
- 100% of ticket value 15 days prior to departure.


No show/ En route termination of tour/amendment:
- No Show - In case of No Show / Non-arrival of the guest, no refund or adjustment in future travel will be possible. The whole amount shall be treated as forfeited.
- En route termination of tour - In case of termination of tour by the guest, for any reasons, no refund or adjustment for future travel will be possible. The amount for unused portion of the tour shall be treated as forfeited.
- Amendment - Is only possible under the circumstances like Natural Disaster / Natural Calamity or Serious Health Problem's (this needs to be supported by doctor's certificate) and is subject to availability. No refunds are possible and every case will be decided on merits on a case to case basis. No amendment will be permissible in case of booking of groups or complete train.

 

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The Palace on Wheels schedule for the season between March 2014 to April 2015


Months   Departure Dates
September, 2014 - 3, 10, 17, 24
October, 2014 - 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November, 2014 - 5, 12 , 19 ,26
December, 2014 - 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
January, 2015 - 7, 14, 21, 28
February, 2015 - 4, 11, 18, 25
March, 2015 - 4, 11, 18, 25
April, 2015 - 1 , 8 , 15 , 22, 29
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