Palace on Wheels

Destination : Delhi-Jaipur- Jaisalmer- Jodhpur- Sawai Madhopur- Chittaurgarh-Udaipur-Bharatpur-Agra
Tour Package Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
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Unfold your dreams by embarking on the Palace on Wheels and enjoy a lavish journey. An odyssey from the glorious past envisaged with the present allows you to have a journey full of luxury, comfort and royalty. Relish the facilities and luxuries of the Royals while on board on Palace on wheels.

The entire train is fully air conditioned equipped with all modern facilities and modeled on the way the Royals lived. Palace on Wheels gained so much popularity after its maiden journey in the year 1982 that more other luxury trains came into existence. Each coaches of the train tell a story of its own. The artistic designs, decors and ambience of the coaches are something which you will definitely like. Every part of the train depicts the culture and tradition of Rajasthan in a grand way. The lip smacking cuisines, the cozy lounge, the well stocked bar and the rejuvenating spa are something you have never imagined to enjoy in a train journey. While on wheels, you will be enjoying all sorts of luxurious facilities which are normally available on luxurious hotels.

Most famous of all luxury trains in India, Palace on Wheels offers a pleasant experience while taking you to some of the wonderful destinations. Enjoy the magnificent palaces, beautiful forts, serene lakes, picturesque landscape, beauty of various birds, sights of the mighty predators and Thar Desert in Jaipur, Jodhpur, Chittaurgarh, Udaipur, Bharatpur, Sawai Madhopur and Jaisalmer. Make you dream come true on the luxurious wheels.

Palace on Wheel Tour Itinerary

Imagine! A Palace on Wheel Tour to explore incredible India. This luxury train tour to India will offer you a fascinating royal tour to experience sightseeing in some tourist haunts of India along with onboard dining, sightseeing of another side of rural India, the exotic and grand arrangements of the luxury train, warm hospitality of the staff, etc

Day-1 New Delhi Wednesday Reporting Time 16.00 hrs. Departure 18.30 hrs.

Arrive at the Delhi International Airport to fulfill your fantasies and dreams of traveling in a luxury train in India. Our tour representative welcoming you at the airport takes you to a hotel. Refresh yourself at the hotel and take your meal. Utilize your time and prepare to drive to the Delhi Cantonment station to board your Palace on Wheel luxury Train. Feel the affluence of this train when the welcome staff of the train will greet you in a royal style. Start your the most dreaming luxury train journey.

Day-2 Jaipur Thursday Arrival 02.00 hrs. Departure 19.30 hrs 

Palace on Wheels will stop in Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan known as Pink City today around 2 pm. In your Palace on Wheels tour you will first visit this fascinating city founded by Maharaja Swai Jai Singh II, in1727 A.D. A luxury coach of the train will take you to Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, a palace famous for its five storey building embellished windows through which the ladies of the court enjoyed the outdoor festive occasions. Then visit the Amber Fort, a romantic classic fort palace perched on a hillside and enjoy an elephant ride. To kill your shopaholic spirit buy some Jaipur’s classic jewellery, handicrafts, carpets, pottery and textiles.

Savor some delicious Rajasthani cuisine in your lunch at a palace hotel of Jaipur.  Then visit the City Palace, once the abode of royal family. Visit also Jantar Mantar located adjacent to City Palace, the largest observatory built by the Sawai Jai Singh II. The Luxury coaches will return back to Palace on Wheels around 6.30 pm.

Day-3 Jaisalmer Friday Arrival 08.15 hrs. Departure 23.00 hrs.

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On the third day of the India luxury train tour, Palace on Wheels will reach Jaisalmer located in the heart of the Thar Desert. Jaisalmer is known as a golden city as the havelis of it are made from golden yellow sandstone. Explore here the Jaisalmer Fort, the Jain temples, parks, lakes, etc. The magical color of the sandstone walls (those changes during day and night) of the Fort will captivate your mind and heart. Also visit the Nathmalji-ki-haveli, Patwon-ki-haveli and Salim Singh-ki-haveli and grasp its beauty.  Have your lunch on board. Then go for an exciting camel ride on the sand dunes. Enjoy the dinner and the cultural programmes at a hotel in Jaisalmer. The train leaves for Jodhpur at night.

Day-4 Jodhpur Saturday Arrival 07.00 hrs. Departure15.30 hrs 

Today your train will arrive in Jodhpur, a famous tourist destination in Rajasthan known for its forts, temples and palaces. Jodhpur is circled by a high stone wall founded by Rao Jodha in 1459 A.D. Visit here Mehrangarh Fort, the grand palaces like Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Phool Mahal, Sileh Khana and Daulat Khana. Explore the architectural splendor of the palaces and forts.  Don’t miss the Osian temple, one of the most renowned temples of Jainism. Have your lunch at a royal Palace hotel and return to the Palace on Wheels.

Day-5 Sawai Madhopur Sunday Arrival 04.00 hrs. Departure 10.30 hrs 

Palace on Wheel Tour to India will offer you chance to sense the wilderness of India also on this day Palace on Wheels arrives in Sawai Madhopur. After your onboard breakfast, you have to visit the Ranthambhor National park known for its tiger population and other wild animals. Besides the tiger you will see here various beautiful birds. If you want to keep your memorabilia of this place buy some exclusive toys, ethnic ornaments and costumes. Return to the Palace on Wheels as it will leave at scheduled time to Chittaurgarh.

Day-5 Chittaurgarh Sunday Arrival 16.00 hrs. 

Your India journey will be incomplete sure without exploring its countryside. In your tour onPalace on Wheels, you can also experience thecountryside in broad daylight
Have your onboard dinner. When you reach Chittaurgarh, once the abode of famous Rajput warrior, Chitrang, visit here the Fort perched on hill, Rana Kumbha Palace, museums and temples.

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Day-6 Udaipur Monday Departure 20.00 hrs. from Chittaurgarh

Palace on Wheel tour will take you to Udaipur, the Lake City founded by Maharana Udai Singh of Mewar, after the Sisodia dynasty was driven away by the Mughals, in 1559A.D. Explore the most beautiful dream-like marble Palaces-the Jag Niwas (Lake Palace) and the Jag Mandir, which appear to rise from the blue waters of Lake Pichhola. Visit also City Palace and its Musuem.  The luxury coach then takes you back to the Palace on Wheels at Chittaurgarh, thus wrapping up a day full of exhilaration. 

Day-7 Bharatpur Tuesday Arrival 06.30hrs. Departure 11.45 hrs

Early next morning, the Palace arrives in Bharatpur, once the capital of Maharaja Suraj Mal. After breakfast visit the world famous bird sanctuary, Keoladeo Ghana National Park, the home of various species of aquatic birds. You will spot sure Egrets, Siberian Cranes, migratory Water Fowl and other species of birds.

Day-8 Agra Tuesday Arrival 14.30 hrs Departure 23.00 hrs

On the last day of Palace on Wheels tour itinerary the train will arrive at Fatehpur Sikri, once the capital of Mughal Samrat Akbar. Explore all its architectural treasures. Then the train moves to Agra. Fulfill here dreams of exploration of Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World which was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. Visit other forts and havelis of Agra. 
Board your train and it will leave for Delhi Cantt. Let remind the pleasant memories of the past week’s journey.