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Maharajas' Express

The world’s most luxurious train

From £6,075 per person


Explore some of India's most famous and most beautiful sights on board the wonderful and air-conditioned Maharaja Express. This hotel on wheels is a different way to see this colourful country, all within the relative luxury of your traditionally decorated cabins.

The itinerary for your journey
Tour highlights
Days 1-3 - To Delhi
Taj Mahal

Board the overnight flight from London Heathrow to Delhi, arriving on Day 2. Transfer to your hotel for a relaxed evening. On Day 3, transfer to Delhi Railway Station to embark the Maharajas' Express, where you will begin the journey to Agra. On arrival, enjoy a visit to the Taj Mahal, followed by other optional activities before heading back to the train tonight.

Days 4-5 - Agra to Ranthambore
Ranthambore National Park

This morning you visit the Agra Fort. Ranthambore National Park is your destination this afternoon, where you enjoy a game drive in an attempt to spot an elusive tiger. This evening, the train journeys to Jaipur. On Day 5, you visit the Amber Fort. This afternoon you can choose to visit City Palace and Observatory or take a local city tour. In the evening, you enjoy dinner at Rambagh Palace.

Day 6 - Bikaner
Junagarh Fort

Enjoy the countryside views over breakfast this morning, before arriving into Bikaner, where you have the option to either relax onboard, visit Lalgarh Museum or take a local city tour. This afternoon, proceed to visit Junagarh Fort, followed by an evening's entertainment at Sand Dunes.

Days 7-8 - Jodhpur and Udaipur
Udaipur

This morning you arrive in Jodphur, where you have the option to tour Bishnoi Village, take an excursion to Umaid Bhawan Palace and Jaswant Thada, or enjoy a local city tour. Later, visit the Mehrangarh Fort, followed by a walking tour of the Old Clock Tower market. This evening you'll have an exclusive cocktail dinner, before re-joining the Maharajas' Express and leaving for Udaipur. On Day 8, you take a boat ride on Lake Pichola followed by a visit to City Palace and Crystal Gallery. This evening, enjoy an 'Indian Evening' on board.

Days 9-10 - Mumbai and return home
Chhatrapati Shivaji Station, Mumbai

Today is spent travelling to Mumbai, where you disembark the train this afternoon and transfer to your hotel. On Day 10 you fly home, arriving the same day.

Departure Dates

All prices are per person and assume full occupancy of the room.
Please always refer to the website for up-to-date prices and availability.

Trains
The Maharajas' Express
The Maharajas' Express

One of the most luxurious trains in India, the Maharaja Express takes you through beautiful India in style. Enjoy the en-suite cabins, as well as a resturant car, two bar cars and a delightful louge car - perfect for watching the world go by.

Hotels
What's included

Optional Upgrades

Upgrades

We offer a selection of upgrades and 'add-ons' designed to help you make the most of your holiday - and make it even easier!

UK rail connections
UK train tickets

Buying tickets for UK train services can be a tricky business - there are so many fares to choose from, each with different rules and restrictions. As you are connecting with an international departure, we strongly recommend that you book a fully flexible ticket to ensure that should the departure times for your holiday change, your rail ticket can allow for these changes.

We can book fully-flexible UK rail tickets from your local station to join your holiday whether this be a European holiday from St Pancras or a UK holiday. The prices are competitive and tickets are not restricted to a particular train or time of day, and in most cases offer you a free choice of routes.

Estimated costs of return rail travel in the UK can be found on our add-ons page.

For an up to date quote from your local station, please ask one of our Tour Advisors.

Upgrade to Business Class
Flight upgrades

Upgrade your flights to Business Class. Please Call for more details.

Upgrade your suite on board the Maharajas' Express
Maharajas Express Presidential Suite

Upgrade to a Junior or Presidential Suite on board the Maharajas' Express. Please Call for more details.

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