As fast as a country wishes to modernise, it’s a delicate balance to ensure that historical and cultural gems are not simply discarded for the sake of everything new.
India is certainly a country moving ahead at break-neck speed, nevertheless, the history of the Maharajas is never far away. And now, it can be even closer.
If you would like to be treated like a Maharaja, then the Royale Indian Rail Tours Ltd has the ideal offering. A joint venture between Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) and Cox and Kings India, Royale Indian Rail Tours Ltd allows you to experience a majestic train journey that is out of this world.
The Maharaja Express is a luxurious train, fitted with all modern essentials such as air-conditioning and WiFi, and exquisite décor that will transport you into the era of the Maharajas and Maharanis.
There’s also the opportunity to savour the delicious Indian and fusion cuisine that will truly give you the true tasty of Indian Royalty.
The train consists of five carriages for deluxe cabins, six for junior suites, two for suites and one for the grand presidential suite.
The Maharaja Express experience costs from Rs 36,000 ($800 USD) to Rs 112,500 ($2,500 USD) per day, depending on your choice of cabin. For more information, including routes & destinations, or reservations The Luxury Train Club.