Recently Maharaja Express was awarded the seven-star rating in the world for its exotic beauty and unparalleled facilities. If you are looking for an immemorial trip to India, the Maharaja Express is your plush vehicle to do so.
What is Maharaja Express
This is one of the premium Indian trains which are run by the Indian railways (IRCTC). This train chugs through the tourist hotspots of North West and central India. The train mainly operates between the months of October and April as the weather during this time is pleasant at India. The train started in 2010 and was awarded as the ‘World’s Leading Train’ in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 at the World Travel Awards. This is one of the most expensive trains of the world.
This train is an endeavor to provide a comforting life to the passengers and help them experience a royal living experience. Every suite is a replica of the royal palaces and decorated with rich paintings. The rooms are equipped with a single or double bed draped with silk linens and even come with a writing desk. Your security is confirmed with the CCTV cameras, placed at every corner of the train, while a paramedic is present 24*7 to consider any health issues.
Maharajas Express blends the basic needs of the passengers with opulence. The wall to wall carpeting, the free internet facility, the use of vintage furniture, the availability of live TV and the facility of having a personal attendant around the clock, you are given every comfort to feel like a modern king. As you walk through the passages, the rich paintings adorning the walls evokes a sense of regal living and as you sit to dine in the lavish dining car, the feel to be back in the time of Indian monarchy. Quintessential cuisines are served at Maharajas Express, the taste of which lingers in your mouth for a long time, while the beauty of the food is enhanced when served on silver lined plates, drinks in Swarovski glasses and cutlery is handcrafted. There is a special bar lounge for refreshment purpose, where you can sip some of the best quality drinks after a day-long exploration.
Last but not the least, the Maharajas Express itinerary is amazing. You start your journey from Mumbai, the commercial capital of India, where you can enjoy the glamour of modern India. After that the train chugs off to the Ajanta Caves, a remarkable treasure of Indian sculpture. You also visit the famous cities of Rajasthan; Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner and to the land of the Royal Bengal Tigers, Ranthambore National Park. While returning, you witness the sublime beauty of Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World and the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri. The trip comes to an end at Delhi.
A tour on Maharajas Express train is a lifetime experience with its elegance of the bygone of the era and the world class amenities of the modern times.
Also Read about the Palace on Wheels Train which is one the luxury trains in India and voted as 4th Luxury Trains in the World.