Palace on wheels is one of the world's most exciting
journeys, as much for the train and the facilities
provided on board, as for the royal destinations it proceeds
to every single day. With everything taken care of dining
accommodation, sightseeing, as well as organised shopping,
there is nothing for
the traveler to do but seep in the history of the land, soak
in the colors, and experience the royal life of a maharaja.
The Tour starts from Delhi and comes back to the city after
1 - Wednesday, the tour starts in the
evening with a ceremonial welcome aboard the Palace on
Wheels at Delhi Cant. The train departs from Delhi at
Day 2 - Thursday arrive 0830 in Jaipur to be greeted
by caparisoned elephants. Lunch will be served at Rambagh
Palace and dinner is a celebration under the canopy of the
star lit skies at Jai Mahal Palace. You sightseeing drung
the day includes Amber fort, hawa mahal, the jantar mantar
observatory, and the city palace complex, The train
departs from the Pink city at 2200 hrs.
Day 3- Friday , Arrival at 0730, Chittaurgarh and
Udaipur the capitals of the sisoida maharanas, enjoy pre
eminence among the rajput clans of rajasthan.
The other picturesque and teeming with life lunch is at lake
palace, the beautiful island palace built as a summer resort
by the royal family and now converted into one of the
world's finest hotels The train departs again at 2200 hrs
Day 4 Saturday - The train arrives at 0630 hrs, and
leaves for its next destination at 1230 hrs, Lunch and
dinner are served on board the train since the journey is a
a long one , This afternoon it' time for you to relex from
your earlier hectic schedule and spende it on reading,
making friends, and watching the changing photography of
this semi arid desert as it changes from the lush forests of
Day 5 - Sunday Arrive at 0900 hrs at
Jaisalmer, Spend the day in this isolated but
architecturally one of the greastest royal bastions of the
world. after a safari dinner served under the stars,
at a camp site come back to the train to resume your
journey, Departure is at 2330 hrs
Day 6- Monday time for you to visit yet another
desert kingdom, Jodhpur where you arrive at 0900 hrs.
and then come downhill to lunch at umaid bhawan palace, the
largest art decoresidence in the world, and now home to the
head of the royal famiuly, museum and luxury hotel, Departure,
after unwinding in the palace is at 1545 hrs.
Day 7 - If it's Tuesday, it must be Bharatpur, Arrive
at 0715 hrs at a royal kingdom where the jats rather
that the rajputs ruled. Breakfast at Forest Lodge. Visit
Bird Sanctuary and Fatehpur Sikri. Lunch on Board. Proceed
to Agra by coach. Sightseeing tour of Agra. Dinner on Board.
Day 8 - Wednesday and you're back in Delhi as early as
0730 hrs where after breakfast on board the train, you
descend to the humdrum existence of modern life, with only
royal memories to retain for the rest of your lifetime.