PALACE ON WHEELS
(7 Nights / 8 Days)
HIGHLIGHTS: Luxury Train Journey, Accommodation
ADVANCE BOOKING: 70 Days before
� Accommodation on twin sharing basis as per the itinerary
� European and Indian traditional Mewari delicacies in Maharaja & Maharani Restaurants
� Airport transfer/railway station is complimentary
� Coach / Train from Arrival
DETAIL TOUR PLAN:
Day 01:Delhi - Assemble at Safdarjung Railway Station by 1600hrs foratraditional welcome and to get set for a luxurious Palace on Wheels journeyacross\"The,Land of Maharajas Rajasthan\". The train departs at 1830hrs.
Day 02:Jaipur - You will arrive at the first destination, Jaipur. Post breakfast onboard the train, Jaipur city sight seeing. Post lunch visit the Amer Fort (lunch to be served in the fort) and the local markets of Jaipur. Return to the Palace on Wheels by 18:00 hours for tea and some moments of leisure. Depart for a grand dinner experience awaiting you at the Jai Mahal Palace. Night journey to Sawai Madhopur
Day 03: Sawai Madhopur - Chittorgarh - Ranthambore National Park! Capture images of tigers in their most natural habitat and in great attendance as well. Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast in the jungle lodge and later return to the Palace on Wheels for journey to next destination - Chittorgarh.Post lunch aboard the luxury train, explore the beauty of the erstwhile fortress town of Chittorgarh. Evening tea and a spectacular light and sound show to entertain you in the fort environs. Take delight in a lavish dinner experience and return to the train for overnight stay.
Day 04: Udaipur - You will arrive in Udaipur by 08:00 hours. Known as the city of lakes, Udaipur was founded by Maharana Udai Singh in the 15th century and is today one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Savor a sumptuous lunch in a heritage hotel and visit the City Palace complex. Visit the splendid Crystal Gallery and a boat ride on the lake Pichola as well! Dinner and overnight stay onboard the train.
Day 05: Jaisalmer - The train will land you in the city of Jaisalmer. Post breakfast visit the astonishingly beautiful havelis and mansions. Enjoy a delectable lunch in the Hotel Moomal and then depart for sightseeing across the Sam sand dunes. The camel ride and the gorgeous views of the sunset will more than make your day memorable. Dinner and a cultural extravaganza wait to surprise you in the sand dunes of Jaisalmer. Return to the train for overnight stay and travel down to Jodhpur.
Day 06: Jodhpur - The train will will reach the next destination in line, Jodhpur. Jodhpur is famous for housing a number of majestic monuments in its bosom including the Mehrangarh fort, the Jaswant Thada, and the Umaid Bhawan Palace. Lunch will be organized for you in a palace hotel to make your sojourn, all the more regal. Later, embark on shopping tours across the markets of Jodhpur city to pick up handicraft items such as embroidered shoes, silverware and tie and dye fabrics.Dinner and overnight stay aboard the train
Day 07: Bharatpur/Agra - The train arrives at Bharatpur by 05:00 hours. Bharatpur is mostly noted for housing the Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary and National Park. Depart for the next destination - Agra. Agra is mostly visited for Taj Mahal - one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Epitomising the love of Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Take delight in a specially organized light and sound show before you halt for dinner in a city hotel. Later, you will embark the luxury train to move back to Delhi. Overnight stay in Palace on Wheels.
Day 08: Delhi (Return) - Early morning on the 8th day of the journey, the train will land you in the Safdarjung Railway Station, marking the end of the Palace on wheels trip
Month Departure Dates
September, 2013 4 , 11 , 18 , 25
October, 2013 2 , 9, 16, 23, 30
November, 2013 6 , 13 , 20 , 27
December, 2013 4, 11, 18, 25
January, 2014 1 , 8, 15 , 22 ,29
February, 2014 5, 12 , 19 ,26