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The Palace on wheels is rated among the top ten luxury train journeys in the world. This train is the epitome of luxury and comfort whose journey provides tourists a chance to experience courteous services and royal hospitality. It’s the journey where your fantasies to relive like a king meet the reality.
This train offers a heartrending trip to several enchanting destinations of North India Tourism. It offers 7 nights and 8 days of a royal journey. During which the train covers Jaisalmer (the Golden City), Jodhpur (the Blue City), Jaipur (the Pink city), Chittorgarh, Udaipur (the city of Lakes), Ranthambhore National Park, Bharatpur bird sanctuary, Agra and Delhi the capital of India.
The royalty of this train can be seen in its elegantly adorned interiors, magnificently wall decorations and the blend of traditional amenities with state of art facilities. The royal treatment of this tour is epitomized by the coach attendant known as -Khidmatgar’. They are available for services round the clock and take care of everything from dining to lodging and from sightseeing to shopping.
The compartments of Palace on Wheels were once used by the raja-maharajas of the bygone era. In 1981-82, when the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation and Indian Railways launched a special heritage tourist train in a joint venture collected 13 coaches from several state quarters. The carriages were brought together from different princely states were and renovated so the royal charm can be recreated. After fitted with unmatched facilities and services this royal train was launched for tourists who want to relieve the royal time of Maharaja.
The Palace on Wheel has 14 fully air-conditioned deluxe for royal accommodation. These saloons named after the princely states of Rajasthan. Each of the saloons is fitted with modern facilities like channel music, intercom, interesting games for children, running hot and cold water and a small lounge. The Maharaja and the Maharani are two restaurants combined with kitchen cars which serve Indian, Rajasthani, Continental and Chinese cuisine to their guests.
Palace on Wheels is among the top ten luxury train journeys in the world. It provides an opportunity to tourists to explore several enchanting destinations of North India Tourism which are famous round the world for its exceptional natural as well as cultural beauty.