An Enthralling Experience: The Indian Maharaja

06 September 2011
An Enthralling Experience: The Indian Maharaja Santoshg

Indian Maharaja is an award winning luxury train in India and has been adjudged the Asia’s Best Luxury Train by World Travel Awards. India’s first privately managed luxury train, the Indian Maharaja takes the guest on a whirlwind tour across vintage destinations in India in awe-inspiring luxury of its aesthetically designed interiors. The state of the art Indian Maharaja facilities complimented by the traditional hospitality make for an unforgettable ride on this award winning luxury train in India.

The 7 nights 8 days tour itinerary beginning either from Mumbai or Delhi, crisscrosses through Aurangabad, Ahmedabad, Udaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Jaipur, Fatehpur Sikri and Agra. The Indian Maharaja facilities are one of the major highlights of this exclusive rail journey. The train comprises of 21 coaches out of which 11 are passenger cars which includes 2 presidential suites. Meticulously decorated interiors of the coaches are designed after the personal carriages used by the erstwhile maharajas of India.

The interiors of the train offer seamless blend of ethnicity with contemporary panache. Reflecting the culture and art of specific dynasty, each guest cabin of the train comes with panoramic window and modern in-suite facilities such as LCD television, CD/MP3 player, channel music, wall-to-wall carpeting, attached toilets, showers and intercom among others. The dining on board The Indian Maharaja is a gourmet delight. Food and beverages served on board the train is managed by the renowned Taj Group of Hotels. There are two aesthetically appointed restaurants on board where guests are served tantalizing cuisines in the comforts of fine furnishing and elegant environs. A well-stocked bar with the collection of home brand of wines and liquors along with the international labels of wines and spirits offers perfect retreat to rejuvenate and rewind after challenging off train excursions. The lounge on board the Indian

Maharaja train serves as an ideal catalyst to meet and know other guests.

An array of rejuvenating therapies which include the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda is also provided on board by the trained team of therapists to pamper and invigorate the senses of the guests. A gymnasium is also available for the guests to work out and burn that extra calorie. A business center is also available for on board to enable business meetings and conferences. With a capacity to accommodate as many as 50 guests, the cabin is equipped with modern facilities such as Internet, PCs, printer, fax and telephones.

Step aboard the Indian Maharaja to get a taste of the opulence and elegance which used to be the exclusive domain of the princes of a bygone era of India. Offering impeccable combination of traditional hospitality, graceful interiors and hand-picked destinations, the weeklong journey on this train becomes an experience of a lifetime. Discover the breathtaking concoctions of colors and creeds as you embark on a journey traversing some of the most significant destinations across India redolent with the flavors of the rich cultural and architectural diversity.