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Heritage Palace on Wheels Tour (3 Nights & 4 Nights from 29 Dec 2017)

First launched in 1982, using using original Saloon Carriages of former Maharajas of India & British Viceroy, Palace on Wheels journey is dream holiday for many across the Globe & for some in Bucket List of "50 things to do before I Die"


In 2017-18 Season Palace on Wheels train is operating on three different tour circuits all 3 from New Delhi/New Delhi & these are

  • Traditionally Popular 7 Nights / 8 Days Palace on Wheels Train journey using 2010 built saloons covers Pink City of Jaipur; Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve; Chittor Fort; Lake City of Udaipur; Desert in Oasis town of Jaisalmer; Fort town of Jodhpur; Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary & Taj Mahal in Agra THAT departs every Wednesday Afternoon from New Delhi....For more details
  • Newly introduced 3 Nights / 4 Days Golden Triangle Circuit of Heritage Palace on Wheels Train journey using 1996 built saloons covers Pink City of Jaipur; Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve & Taj Mahal in Agra THAT departs on limited Frida Afternoons from New Delhi...For more details
  • Newly introduced 4 Nights / 5 Days Desert Triangle Circuit of Heritage Palace on Wheels Train journey using 1996 built saloons covers Havelis of Shekhawati region; Black buck deer sanctuary of Taal Chaapar; Desert Outpost Town of Bikaner; Pink City of Jaipur; Taj Mahal in Agra & Royal Town of Dholpur THAT departs on limited Friday Early Morning from New Delhi....For more details

 

About Heritage Palace on Wheels Train

The concept of Heritage Palace on Wheels Train tour is that overnight you journey from one tourist town to another in comforts of your private sleeping chambers & in day time enjoy pre-arranged sightseeing tours.

The passenger carriages currently used, were built in 1996 having traditional interiors of Rajasthan Royalty. There are 14 passenger saloons, two dining cars, bar lounge & Spa Car .Each Passenger saloon offers 4 Cabins with private attached bathrooms; common 6 seater lounge area & serviced by 2 butlers available for 24x7 service. Guests are allotted exclusive sleeping chambers (built like 5 star hotel rooms) with traditional royal rajasthani interiors, proper beds ; small cupboard with key & attached private bathrooms having running hot & cold water shower cubicle. Top quality bed linen & toiletries are provided. Tea/Coffee service is available round the clock by simple press of buzzer on your bedside.

Maximum 3 persons ABOVE 5 years can book for One Cabin .All the cabins are of same type having twin beds (6.6’x2.75’ each) & some cabins have option of third Bunker bed

For all ONBOARD MEALS (as per tour program) ,guests must go to Dining Cars(each of 30 seater capacity) The sumptuous meals (wide variety of both Veg & Non veg meals) are freshly cooked In live Kitchen & menu varies on daily basis. Specific dietary concerns of a guest can be adhered to on prior intimation. There is proper seating with white glove service & 4 course meal.

The 30 seater Bar Lounge offers premium alcoholic & non alcoholic beverages & these are charged extra ,as per consumption .Appointment need to be pre-fixed for Aryuvedic Massages in Spa Saloon & charged extra
The train is Centrally Air-Conditioned with strict on board NO SMOKING policy
Wi fi facility is available on complimentary basis ,but at times, due to train moving through hilly terrains ,the signal may be very slow.

Your sightseeing tours in tourist towns visited are arranged in 38 seater Air Conditioned Buses with English Speaking guides. Sightseeing in Wild Life Parks is arranged in 15 seater Canter & cost towards entrance fees at monuments & wild life parks etc is included in package cost .As per tour program, your off board meals are served in boutique restaurants OR 5 star Hotels in buffet style.


Train Tour COST INCLUDES:

overnight travel & stay onboard in private A/C Cabins with attached bathrooms; Daily 3 meals; bottled drinking water; group sightseeing tours & excursions in Air-conditioned Buses with English speaking guide; monument entrance fees; elephant Joy ride at Amber fort; Visit to Wild Life Reserve by Canters


EXTRA COSTS: (not included in train tour)

alcoholic & non alcoholic beverages, video Camera fee at monuments & parks; use of spa facilities; Laundry, tour insurance, tips, gratuity, porter fee & all other expenses of personal nature,

 
The Heritage Palace on Wheels Train operates on two different tour circuits, both operating from New Delhi/New Delhi
  • 3 Nights Golden Triangle Circuit Depart Friday Afternoon
  • 4 Nights Desert Triangle Circuit departs Early Morning on Friday (only having 2 common destinations of Agra & Jaipur)s

Three Nights GOLDEN TRIANGLE Circuit
The 3 Nights Heritage Palace on Wheels Train Tour departs from Delhi Safderjung Station on Friday Evening (1830 hrs) & returns to Delhi Safderjung Station on Monday Morning(0700 hrs) after covering Pink City of Jaipur(fri); Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve(Sun morning)& Taj Mahal in Agra (sun afternoon).
Train Tour COST INCLUDES:

overnight travel & stay onboard in private A/C Cabins with attached bathrooms; Daily 3 meals; bottled drinking water; group sightseeing tours & excursions in Air-conditioned Buses with English speaking guide; monument entrance fees; elephant Joy ride at Amber fort; Visit to Wild Life Reserve by Canters

 
DEPART DATES Ex New Delhi : 3 Nights Golden Triangle Circuit

On Friday's Afternoon of 29 Dec* 2017;19 Jan,26 Jan,16 Feb,23 Feb,16 March,23 March 2018 Ex New Delhi

Note:
Train tour will operate subject to MINIMUM 15 passengers OR advance received will be refunded

COST PER CABIN (2017-18 Season)
3 Nights Golden Triangle Circuit
Dual Pricing for Foreign Passport Holders (in USD) & Indian Nationals(in INR)
OCCUPANCY TYPE For Foreign Passport Holders (in US$) For Indian Nationals (in Rs)
On Single Occupancy US$ 1500 for 1 person Rs 96,000/- For 1 person
On Double Occupancy US$ 1800 For 2 persons Rs 1,15,200/- For 2 persons
On Triple Occupancy US$ 2250 For 3 persons

Rs 1,44,000/- For 3 persons

IMPORTANT:
  • Add 10% Holiday surcharge extra for 29 Dec 2017 depart
  • Add 5% GST Tax Extra
  • Children below 12 yrs charged 50% of adult cost & provided bunker bed
  • Children below 5 yrs charged 10% of adult cost WITHOUT Bed

Four Nights DESERT TRIANGLE Circuit
The 4 Nights Heritage Palace on Wheels Train Tour departs from Delhi Safderjung Station on Friday Early Morning (0630 hrs) & returns to Delhi Safderjung Station on Tuesday Morning(0700 hrs) after covering :

World famous Shekhawati Havelis (Fri Morning); Black Buck deer sanctuary at Taalchappar (Fri Afternoon): Desert Outpost town of Bikaner (Sat); Pink City of Jaipur (Sun); Taj Mahal in Agra (Mon morning) & Royal town of Dholpur (Mon evening)

DEPART DATES Ex New Delhi: 4 Nights Desert Triangle Circuit

On Friday’s Early Morning of 05 Jan,12 Jan,02 Feb,09 Feb,02 March,09 March,30 March 2018 Ex New Delhi

Note:
Train tour will operate subject to MINIMUM 15 passengers OR advance received will be refunded

COST PER CABIN (2017-18 Season)
Dual Pricing for Foreign Passport Holders (in USD) & Indian Nationals(in INR)
OCCUPANCY TYPE For Foreign Passport Holders (in US$) For Indian Nationals (in Rs)
On Single Occupancy US$ 2000 For 1 person Rs 1,28,000/- For 1 person
On Double Occupancy US$ 2400 For 2 persons Rs 1,53,600/- For 2 persons
On Triple Occupancy US$ 3000 For 3 persons

Rs 1,92,000/- For 3 persons

IMPORTANT:
  • Add 5% GST Tax Extra
  • Children below 12 yrs charged 50% of adult cost & provided bunker bed
  • Children below 5 yrs charged 10% of adult cost WITHOUT Bed

 

Booking PROCEDURE

The Heritage Palace On Wheels Train is a joint collaboration between Indian Railways & Tourism Dept of Rajasthan Govt(RTDC) ,train is operated by RTDC & we at “Royal Indian Trains” are authorized Booking Agents for the same
  • Advice date of journey & number of passengers with cabins required, to check availability
  • To process booking request, we require Names/Sex/Nationality of all the Passengers
  • Also advise date of birth of children below 12 years (if applicable)
  • To confirm booking-We require advance deposit of Minimum 20% of Total Ticket Gross Value(inclusive taxes)
  • Balance Payment must reach us at least 60 days before tour depart with passport copies of all the passengers (Indians can forward photo id residence proof)
  • If booking request made less than 60 days before depart –we require ONE TIME full ticket value deposit to confirm booking
  • Optional Advise for diet restrictions
  • Optional Advise IF journey for unique reason
  • Once full tour amount & Passports received –soft copy of e-travel document will be forwarded by email (hard copy can also be forwarded on request)
  • Saloon /Cabin allocation is only known at time of check-in

 

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation request must be made in writing & acknowledged by us
  • Bookings cancelled more than 62 days before train tour depart will attract MINIMUM 10% (ten) levy on gross value of ticket cost
  • Bookings cancelled between 61 days & more than 32 days before train tour depart will attract minimum 20% (twenty) levy on gross value of ticket cost
  • Bookings cancelled less than 32 days before train tour depart will attract full 100% levy on gross value of ticket cost
  • 100% cancellation fee for No Show/ Self curtailment Or Short journey, for what’s over reasons (viz. Missed/late flights OR Indian Visa not applied etc)
  • Train Tour Operator(RTDC) reserves the right to cancel scheduled depart due to low occupancy/technical reasons & In such a case Royal Indian Trains(authorized booking agent) will refund the advance received for train booking, but WITH NO further liability to reimburse for any expenses towards Indian Visa, cancelation of air ticket, hotel stay & mental agony caused
  • Disputes(if any ) are subject to jurisdiction of courts of New Delhi(india) only

 

Payment Options

  • Either by
    Online Credit card Authorization (only MasterCard/Visa accepted)
    OR
  • By Swift Wire Transfer through your bank
    OR
    Indians can pay by NEFT/RTGS /e transfer through bank

 

To issue e-Ticket Travel DOCUMENT

  • For Foreign Passport Holders
    We require Copies of Passport of all passengers & ensure you have self obtained Indian Visa

  • For Indian Nationals
    We require copy of ANY ONE of following Photo Id residence Proof of all the passengers viz EITHER copy of Passport OR Addhar Card OR Voter Card OR Driver License etc PLUS Pan card Number & address of person making payment

 

FOR RESERVATION & MORE DETAILS CONTACT


Mr Nitin Mobile Phone: +91-9999 6777 18
Email: nitin.royaltrains@gmail.com

OR
Mr Rajiv Mobile Phone: +91-98101 45718
Email: rajiv@royalindiantrains.com

 

USA Toll Free Number +1- 8554 287 555

(available 0930 hrs to 2100 hrs-IST)
Office Phone Number: +91 11 4686 8686

 

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