Deccan Odyssey

Destination : Mumbai-Goa-Pune-Aurangabad-Ajanta-Nashik
Tour Package Duration : 08 Days
Deccan Odyssey takes you to a wonderful odyssey on the wheels whistling and trailing on the tracks. Traversing through the plains and hills, it takes you to the land of Marathas – Maharashtra, and to the land of beaches – Goa. This tour presents to you the real spirit of the places in the most delicate manner.
This luxurious train allows you to enjoy the luxury and comfort which the royals are bestowed with. On board the train, you will relive the bygone era. The sheer beauty of Deccan Odyssey is a sight to behold. The intricate designs, beautiful decors, modern facilities and luxuries in every part of the train are something to be enjoyed at least once in your lifetime.

The opulent tour on board Deccan Odyssey will take you to the heritage sites of Ajanta and Ellora, religious places of Nashik, bustling city of Mumbai, exotic beaches of Goa, Aurangabad and some other exciting places. This luxury sojourn is as interesting as the destinations. Witness the best of lifestyles, culture, historical religious places, natural and manmade wonders, scenic beauty and golden beaches in this luxurious tour.

It is hard to believe how a train offers so much luxury and comfort. But it is true: luxury trains offer a variety of things in the most luxurious manner. Get ready to experience all these on your visit to India. It will definitely be one of the memorable experiences of your entire life.

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Day 01 :(Wednesday) Mumbai

Departure in the evening from Chhatripatei Shivaji Terminus Mumbai.

Day 02 : (Thursday) Jaigadh, Ganapatipule, Ratnagiri and Bhatye Beach

Morning - Arrival at Bhoke Railway Station. Reach Rai Bhatgaon Jetty by AC bus for Back Water Cruise up to historical fort Jaigad. Board the bus to explore finest beach along the Konkan coast. Free time & lunch at Ganapatipule beach resort. Noon board the bus for sight seeing tour of Ratnagiri town. Visit to Ratnadurg Fort, Lokmanaya Tilak Smarak and free time in Ratnagiri Bazar. Board the train at Ratnagiri Railway station.

Day 03 : (Friday) Sindhudurg. Tarkarli. Sawantwadi.

Morning-Arrival at Sindhudurg Nagari Railway station. Departure by AC Bus to Malvan Jetty to witness Sindhudurg Sea Fort From Jetty proceed to Tarkarli beach resort for lunch & free time. After lunch Back Water Cruise through the Tarkarli creek up to Kale Jetty followed by visit to Sawantwadi town by bus to witness fabulous lacquer handicrafts, paintings and furniture at the "Shiipagrama" in the town. Late in the evening board the train at Sawantwadi railway station.

Day 04 : (Saturday) Goa

goa beach
Morning arrival at Karmali - Goa. The most frequented tourist spot in India. Board the bus to reach Old Goa to witness. Basilica De Born Jesus, Se Cathedral, Se Cathedral and the Church of St. Francis of Assissi, that began as a mosque but new is an archaeological museum for Goan antiques. Proceed to Panjim by bus. Free time for short walk in city and bazaar followed by lunch at Fort Aguada Beach Resort. After lunch visit to Dona Paula & 250 years old House. Late in the evening board the train from Madgaon railway station.

Day 05 : (Sunday) Pune

Morning - Arrival at Pune, the Erstwhile Capital of Maharashtra. Board the bus to visit; Maharashtra Phule Mandai, the old central market. Raja Dinkar Kalkar Museum houses variety of artifacts of the 17th, 18th & 19th Centuries. Sir David Sasoon Synagogues built in 1867. The Osho International Commune is on of the biggest centre for mediation and spiritual growth. Lunch & free time at Hotel Le Meridian. The Tribal Musuem having collection of 2000 rare and precious articles related to tribal life. Aga Khan Palace, a place where Mahatma Gandhi was incarcerated during freedom struggle presently converted in to a Museum dedicated to Gandhi family. Witness Sound and Light show at Shaniwarwada. Late in the evening board the train from Pune railway station

Day 06 : (Monday) Aurangabad

Morning arrival at Aurangabad station. Proceed by road to witness. Historical fort Daulatabad, Ellora caves, a world Heritage site, having 34 cave temples dedicated to three different religion - Hinduism, Buddhism & Jaisism. Lunch & Cultural programme at Hote Taj. After lunch visit to; Shivaji Museum with weapons & antique from the great Maratha Empire. Aurangabad Caves No. 7 & 8, Bibi-ka-Maqbara, a replica of Taj Mahal is a grand piece of Moghul architecture. Free time for shopping Paithani, Himroo, Bidriwork from showrooms for a perfect memorabilia. Late in the evening board the train from Aurangabad railway station.

Day 07 : (Tuesday) Ajanta & Nashik

ajanta caves
Morning arrival at Jalgaon railway station. Board the bus to rech Fardapur resort. After break fast proceed to visit renowned Buddhist caves of Ajanata a World Heritage Site to witness some of the finest paintings and sculptures of the second century AD. At noon board the train at Bhusawal railway station. Proceed to Nashik. Lunch-on-board. Arrival at Nashik railway station. Departure to visit Panchawati Ghat and Sula Winery Yard. Wine & dine at the winery yard. Late in the evening board the train at Nashik railway station.

Day 08 : (Wednesday) Mumbai

Arrival at CST - Mumbai
Fixed departure on every Wednesday from 01st Oct till 31st March.
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