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About Maharajas Express

An ultra luxury train tour experience –Maharajas Express has been 4 times voted as the best luxury train tour in the world since 2012 and rated higher than Royal Scotsman in UK,Orience Express in Europe & Blue Train South Africa
The Maharajas Express operates on 5 different Journeys(each with unique name) across North,Central & Western India and Guests hace choice to book from Four different categories of Cabins & Suites .Two journeys are of 3 Nights duration each & Three journeys are of 7 Nights duration each
Some common experiences in all 5 journeys are visit to The Taj Mahal,Jungle Safari in Tiger Reserve of Ranthambhore & splending time with colourfully decorated elephants in Jaipur.
The Maharajas Express Train is owned & operated by commercial wing of Indian Railways & both on board & off board services are Out sourced to private companies
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Facilities On Board
The Maharaja Express has Five Passenger Saloons of 4 Deluxe Cabins each; Six Saloons of three Junior Suites each; Two saloons of two Suites each & One Saloon for Grand Presidential Suite, all with ensuite bathrooms For meeting the journey comforts, all passenger cabins come with individual temperature controls, LCD televisions, DVD players, direct dial telephone & internet, to name a few. With in-house movies and live television keeping you company when you come back from the tiring journey it is truly a royal experience with us. Just a small reminder for those passengers who are using a different power supply, the Maharajas' Express is equipped with 110/230V sockets. Other than this, every cabin also has its own electronic safe deposit box.

All the cabins & public areas have large panoramic windows & the train is just so designed to savor every bit of the journey called India.

The Maharajas' Express has two fine dining restaurants. With a seating capacity of 42 persons at a time it allows opportunity for everyone on board to dine together. Here, the wines and beer served whilst dining come complimentary, of course.

For those who love to ride with the spirits, we have with us exotic Safari bar that features choicest collection of wines, beer and other spirits with snacks that come complimentary to every passenger. Further, we also have a lounge cum bar named 'Raja Club' that has comfortable seating with club arm-chairs. If these features don't exite you, the Maharajas' Express also has high-end boutique that feature exquisite and unique creations.


SIGHTSEEING TOUR Transport
Right from super deluxe coaches for Deluxe Cabin & Junior Suite passengers, to cars for Suite and Presidential Suite passengers, we ensure a comfortable journey experience is provided to all. All vehicles used for traveling is equipped with complimentary sightseeing kits like bottle coolers, pith hats and shoe uppers. After all, we understand that when it comes to providing comfort to royals, each & every little detail counts.


Brief on Maharajas Express Train Journeys
7 Nights Heritage Of India from Mumbai To New Delhi
  This journey of Maharajas Express Departs from Mumbai on Saturday Afternoon to cover UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ajanta Cave frescoes(Sunday); Lake city of Udaipur (Monday); Fort town of Jodhpur(Tuesday); Desert Kingdom of Bikaner (Wednesday ); Pink city of Jaipur (Thursday ) ; Ranthambhore Tiger reserve (Friday Morning ) ; UNESCO World Heritage Site of Fatehpur Sikri(Friday afternoon); The Taj Mahal at Agra (Saturday morning ); Before reaching New Delhi on next Saturday Afternoon
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7 Nights Indian Splendour from New Delhi to Mumbai
This journey of Maharajas Express departs from New Delhi on Saturday Night to cover Taj Mahal at Agra (Sunday); Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve (Monday morning) ; Pink city of Jaipur (Monday afternoon) ;Desert Kingdom of Bikaner (Tuesday); Fort town of Jodhpur (Wednesday);Lake city of Udaipur (Thursday);Dinosaur Fossil park at Balsinor (Friday); before reaching Mumbai City on next Saturday Morning
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7 Nights Indian Panorama from New Delhi to New Delhi
This journey of Maharajas Express Departs from New Delhi on Saturday Night to cover Pink city of Jaipur (Sunday); Ranthambhore Tiger reserve (Monday morning ) ; UNESCO World Heritage Fatehpur Sikr i( Monday afternoon) ;Taj Mahal at Agra (Tuesday Morning); Fort town of Gwalior (Tuesday afternoon); Orchha Palace(Wednesday morning); Kama Sutra Templesof Khajuraho (Wednesday afternoon) ;Holy Ganges in ancient city of Varanasi & UNESCO World Heritage Site of Sarnath (Thursday); City of Nawabs Lucknow(Friday) ; before returning to New Delhi next Saturday morning.
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3 Nights Treasures of India from New Delhi to New Delhi
This Journey of Maharajas Express Departs from New Delhi on Sunday Morning to cover Taj Mahal at Agra ( Monday Morning ); Ranthambhore Tiger reserve (Monday afternoon); Pink city of Jaipur(Tuesday); and returns back to New Delhi on Wednesday morning
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3 Nights Gems of India from New Delhi To New Delhi 
This journey of Maharajas Express departs from New Delhi on Wednesday Night to cover Taj Mahal at Agra (Thursday); Ranthambhore Tiger reserve (Friday morning) ; Pink city of Jaipur (Friday afternoon) ;and return back to New Delhi on Saturday morning

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Schedule of Maharajas Express Train Journeys Valid till April 2019



Journey Depart Dates till April 2019
Journey 3 Nights Treasures of India 3 Nights Gems Of India 7 Nights Indian Panorama 7 Nights Indian Splendour 7 Nights Heritage Of India
From/To New Delhi/ New Delhi New Delhi/New Delhi New Delhi/New Delhi New Delhi/Mumbai Mumbai/New Delhi
Depart Day Sunday Morning Wednesday Night Saturday Night Saturday Night Saturday Afternoon
Oct 2018 28 03 & 31 06 13 20
Nov 2018 25 28 03 & 30 10 17
Dec 2018 23* 26* 01 & 29* 08 15
Jan 2019 20 23 26 05 12
Feb 2019 17 20 23 02 09
March 2019 17 20 23 02 & 30 09
April 2019 14 N/A N/A N/A 06
Add US$ 500 Per Person Holiday Surcharge Extra for 23,26 & 29 Dec 2018 Departs

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Tariff: Maharajas Express Train Tour Journeys

COST PER CABIN - Valid Till April 2019 Departs( Taxes Extra)

Train Tour Type Deluxe cabin Junior Suite Suite Presidential Suite
Treasures of India 
Single
Double

US$ 6760
US$ 7700

US$ 9410
US$ 9900

US$ 15200
US$ 15200

US$ 25800
US$ 25800
Gems of India
Single
Double

US$ 6760
US$ 7700

US$ 9410
US$ 9900

US$ 15200
US$ 15200

US$ 25800
US$ 25800
Indian Panorama
Single
Double

US$ 10490
US$ 11960

US$ 17980
US$ 18920

US$ 27600
US$ 27600

US$ 47400
US$ 47400
Indian Splendour
Single
Double

US$ 10490
US$ 11960

US$ 17980
US$ 18920

US$ 27600
US$ 27600

US$ 47400
US$ 47400
Heritage of India 
Single
Double

US$ 12000
US$ 13680

US$ 18800
US$ 19780

US$ 27600
US$ 27600

US$ 47400
US$ 47400
Note:
  • Add Government Taxes Extra As Applicable on date of journey
  • Add US$ 500 Per Person Holiday Surcharge Extra for t 23 ,26 & 29 Dec 2018 Departs

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MAHARAJAS EXPRESS TRAIN TOUR COST INCLUDES:
Maharajas ExpressTravel & stay in luxuriously furnished cabins with attached bathrooms; bed tea ; all meals; bottled drinking water; non alcoholic beverages & in house brands of alcoholic beverages; sightseeing tours & group excursions with English speaking guides; monument entrance fees; porter fee at railway station.

EXTRA COSTS(Not Included in train tour):
Telephone calls; laundry; alcoholic beverages(other than house brands); optional excursions & sightseeing tours; tour insurance; taxes; surcharge for Xmas Holiday Season & Signature departs; video & professional camera fee at monuments & wild life parks; Air ticket cost to India OR arrangements for India Visa; hotel stay Or sightseeing tours in Delhi & Mumbai; tips & gratuity to staff; all other expenses of personal nature


Optional Off Board Excursion at Extra Cost(subject to time availability)



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Maharajas Express BOOKING TERM & CONDITIONS

Booking Procedure

 

Cancellation Rules

  1. Train Tour operator(IRCTC) reserves the right to amend booking terms & conditions
  2. Cancellation Request must be received in writing & acknowledged by us
  3. Minimum 30% cancellation fee will be charged on total ticket value- If request received more than 62 working days prior to depart date
  4. Minimum 50% cancellation fee will be charged on total ticket value- If request received between 32 to 61 days prior to depart date
  5. Full 100% cancellation fee will be charged on total ticket value - If request received less than 32 days prior to depart date
  6. Request for Change in Travel Dates AND/OR change in Passenger Names Or Failure to get Indian Visa will be governed by Cancellation Rules
  7. Train Tour operator(IRCTC ) reserves the right to cancel Or postpone the scheduled train depart for technical reasons OR if minimum passengers clause not met- -Guests will be informed at least 30 days prior to scheduled train depart & full advance received for train booking will be refunded (with no further Liability of Royal Indian Trains)
  8. Disputes(if any) are subject to Jurisdiction of Courts of New Delhi(India) only

 

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