The internationally acclaimed Indian luxury train Maharajas’ Express has announced 5 new journeys for its upcoming season among which Treasure of India tour itinerary spans over a period of 3 nights and 4 days. Amalgamating the best of golden triangle circuit of India, this short tour itinerary makes the fast paced travelers savor the delight of exploring the country of the rising sun in the most opulent manner. In its 3 nights and 4 days of journey, the Maharajas’ Express treasure of India tour itinerary will cover Delhi, Jaipur, Ranthambore and Agra, 4 of the gem stone holiday destinations in India.

The royal train
The royal train of  Maharaja Express
This royal train journey by Maharajas’ Express will begin from the Safdarjung Railway Station Delhi; traditional style welcome ceremony and then an introductory session to the train will signal the beginning of an unforgettable sojourn to the land of valiant Rajputs. The itinerary is so tailored that the guests will be taken to Agra, the city of exotic Taj Mahal on the same day so that they can enjoy the celestial beauty of Taj Mahal under the mild beams of moon from a distance while savoring a glass of Champaign sitting atop Taj Khema.

Taj Mahal
Tajmahal, Agra

The second day morning, the travelers will embark on a city tour to Agra where they will be taken to the Taj Mahal and other places of interest and by the afternoon the train will reach Ranthambore National Park where to set off for a jungle safari. Beautifully adding thrill to entire jaunt, this jungle safari is a retreat for the nature and animal lovers. On the third day morning, the train will be reaching the pink city Jaipur where after a refreshing breakfast guests will be taken to a city tour.

Junior Suite,Maharaja Express
Junior Suite of Maharajas ' Express
Crisscrossing the plains and craggy hills of northern and north-western India, Treasure of India journey will come to an end on the fourth day after reaching the Safdarjung Railway Station, Delhi. To make this short journey experience a lifelong memory for the guests, the Maharajas’ Express has added the elegant touch of luxury, lavishness and rejuvenation to it.

Rajah Club of Maharajas Express
Guest Enjoying a leisurely evening in the Rajah Club of Maharajas Express
Giving wings to the wildest imagination of every luxury traveler, the Maharajas’ Express Treasure of India itinerary is attracting more and more global travelers for its peerless travel offering in a short period of time. For more details on this journey, you can visit the website of Maharajas’ Express and book your tickets in advance to avoid last minute rush.
The landscapes of south India is a treasure box of natural and architectural jewels which disclose the generosity of nature and patronage of erstwhile south India rulers for their favorite deities. Suffused with romance of the past and refinement of the present, Golden Chariot takes guests on an enchanting voyage to cover some of the most celebrated destinations in Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. 

A joint venture of Karnataka State Tourism and Development Corporation (KSTDC) and the Indian Railways, Golden Chariot chugged on its maiden voyage on 10th March, 2010 to provide luxury train tours in south India. Named after the famous stone chariots in Hampi, this Indian luxury train endeavors to unearth the historical heritage of southern region in an opulent manner. 

golden chariot train
Golden Chariot Train
Painted in golden and purple hues which itself signifies royal epoch of erstwhile south Indian dynasties, Golden Chariot exudes an aura of elegance and opulence from its every nook and corner. The logo of this Indian luxury train is a mythical animal, an elephant headed lion. Both lion and elephant signify royalty in their own way. While the first one is the king of jungle, other was a prominent vehicle for royal ride. A fleet of bonhomie and hospitable staff welcomes guests in a traditional manner before boarding the train. 

Historical legacy, exquisite artwork and cultural ethos of erstwhile ruling dynasties of south are manifested in the 11 coaches of this luxury tourist train. The names of these 11 coaches draw inspiration from the different dynasties that have ruled the region in the past and reverberate with the architectural ethos of that particular epoch. 

restaurant,golden chariot
Gourmet Dining Experience - Restaurant of the Golden Chariot
The ceilings, wall panels and furniture have been intricately carved with exquisite workmanship reverberating with the architectural traditions of Hoyasala and Mysore. Moreover the interplay of quaint décor with sylvan furnishings and state of the art amenities creates a flattering juxtaposition of traditional and contemporary. With a capacity to accommodate 88 guests, the 13 guest cabins of this Indian luxury train comes befitted with LCD TV’s, wardrobes, vanity desk and private en-suite bathrooms.

golden chariot bedroom
Bedroom of the golden chariot
Besides royal interiors and refined services, The Golden Chariot earns full points for the dining experiences it offers. The two ornately designed restaurants and a nonchalant lounge housed within this regal train offer services akin to a five star hotel. An eclectic assortment of gourmet Indian and international delicacies is tastefully served to appease the guest palate. Not to forget mentioning the lounge bar Madira, literally meaning mythical drink of the Gods. If offer choicest wines and drinks from all around the world to unwind the weary souls of the guests. 

lounge bar,golden chariot train
                                                                Golden Chariot - the lounge bar
The Golden Chariot is also getting ahead of its competitors by providing perfect solution for the MICE problem of the discerning corporate moguls. The tariff of Golden Chariot starting from USD 545 is certainly not a big deal for business executives to execute their business, even while travelling. To say that Golden Chariot train offers an opulent way to travel south India will not be an exaggeration. For more information on itineraries, schedule and booking of the Golden Chariot visit the website of the Indian Luxury Trains (ILT)

The pride of Indian tourism industry, Palace on Wheels is getting ready for its maiden journey in this upcoming season. This India luxury train is getting renovated and glamorized so that a better experience can be shared with the global guests. The train authorities, while announcing the itinerary and schedule of the train also have mentioned that the train would be renovated and each carriage would be given a new look without disturbing its original mood.

The Palace on wheels train
Palace on Wheels is the 4th best luxury train in the world and also the finest embodiment of the royal carriages used by the erstwhile Maharajas of the country. The train management is expecting to serve more satisfied faces in this upcoming season with this renovation. The renovation of the train includes addition of more modern amenities and facilities, particularization of the intricate artistic works, refurbishing of the outer and inner walls of the train and such other things.

Conference Room,palace on wheels
Conference Room of palace on wheels 
Moreover, the Palace on Wheels restaurant menu is also taken into consideration so as to add some more culinary varieties, both India and continental to it. The two deluxe restaurants onboard this Indian luxury train is famous for serving the best of the country cuisines in a brilliant ambience that juxtaposed old world charm with that of modern day sophistication.

Maharaja and Maharani Restaurants
 Maharaja & Maharani Restaurants, Palace on wheels
The most attention drawing feature of this reformation is the addition of new places of interest into the itinerary of Palace on Wheels. This year the train will cover various shades of Indian culture and landscape while crisscrossing the places like Delhi, Jaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Chittorgarh, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Bharatpur and Agra.

Chittorgarh Fort,Udaipur
Chittorgarh Fort,Rajasthan
With new look and new features, the luxury Indian train The Palace on Wheels will surely share an unparallel journey experience with the global travelers this year- said one of the spokespersons. The guests can also visit the website of Palace on Wheels for more details on this train, its journey and itinerary. Be a part of a culture which is as old as the time, in a mesmerizing train journey onboard one of the best luxury trains in the world.For more information on train facilities, itineraries, schedules and facilities, you may like to visit the website of the Indian Luxury Trains - The Palace on Wheels

Deccan Odyssey has announced its two confirmed departures for the 2012 festive season of Christmas. This announcement made by the train authorities brought a radiant smile on the faces of the travelers all around the world. This luxury train tour will depart on 19th and 26th of December 2012 from Mumbai and cover prominent destinations such as Ajanta & Ellora Caves, Sindhudurg, Tarkali and Goa. The all inclusive tour tariff starts from US $450 per person per night. These 2 exclusive journeys will span over 7 nights and 8 days.

deccan odyssey train
With the noble initiative of Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation, Deccan Odyssey started operating on the Maharashtrian terrain from January 16, 2004. From the time of its inception, this Indian luxury train has come a long way to reach its present stature. Every year the train authorities upgrade their décor, services and facilities so that best onboard experience can be provided to the guests.

deccan odyssey bedroom
This year, Deccan Odyssey will embark on two specially tailored journeys on the festive season of Christmas. These two Christmas special departures will be studded with more new surprises so that the journey can be best enjoyed by the global travelers. With the announcement of these two special departures, the global travel enthusiasts have started making their reservations. “The huge response from the side of the travelers has influenced us to tailor this special journey”, said one of the representatives from the management team of Deccan Odyssey.

A View of Deccan Odyssey Restaurant
Along with Christmas special departure, the train has also announced a wildlife tour to be departing on April 13, 2013. Though detailed itinerary is yet to announce, but this wildlife luxury train tour will encompass some of the best and most exciting wild destinations of western India. For the convenience of the travelers, Deccan Odyssey train has simplified its methods of online reservation. With the announcement of these lucrative journeys, this Indian luxury train is expecting to cater more and more guests in this upcoming season. Visit