Maharajas Express

India: A Paradise

An incredible land with kaleidoscopic variety and richness of cultural, social, architectural and natural heritage.

There is so much to experience in India – the architecture, wildlife, folklore, arts and crafts and much more. Experience a week bathed in luxury in your own travelling palace. Feel like you’ve stepped back in time to a land of a bygone era, choose from 4 pan-Indian journeys to far fetched destinations.

Maharajas’ Express invites you to a sojourn through this fabled land and experience the mystique that is India.


About this journey

If it’s a relaxing journey and the feeling of being utterly spoilt during every moment you’re after, then the Maharajas’ Express is exactly what you are looking for. Having been described as a “palace on wheels”, this magnificent train is a once in a lifetime experience that you will not regret.

Travel, sleep, and eat as if you were royalty. Onboard you will find all of the facilities you need including luxury sleeping accommodation at every level with a choice of The Suite, The Deluxe Cabin, The Presidential Suite, or The Junior Suite sleeping cars, and relax on this luxurious journey across time and country.  Each car provides luggage storage, toilet and washing facilities to ensure you have a comfortable journey.

There are two restaurant cars onboard, The Mayur Mahul and Rang Mahul, both serving a fine-dining experience of both International and traditional Indian cuisine to complement your five-star worthy stay.

Relax in one of the two bars on board, The Rajah Club lounge bar and The Safari Club. For travellers looking to unwind, there are a selection of books and board games available in The Safari Club Bar, why not enjoy with a fine wine or rich spirit?

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  • Onboard the “Maharajas’ Express”.
  • Traditional Indian hospitality
  • LCD TVs with satellite connection
  • Choice of double and twin beds.
  • Attached bathroom with complimentary toiletries.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Butlers
  • Electronic safe
  • Direct-dial telephone with international calling

Excursions and Guides

  • Sightseeing with an entrance fee
  • Services of experienced Tour Director
  • Choice of optional excursions and spas at hotels


  • All meals onboard included
  • Complimentary house wines and spirits

Other Services

  • Paramedic Onboard
  • Round-the-clock Valet Service
  • CCTV cameras, smoke alarms and 24X7 security
  • Large windows to savour the magnificent terrain

Route: The Indian Panorama (8 days / 7 nights)

Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Gwalior – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Lucknow – Delhi

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Route: The Indian Splendour (8 days / 7 nights)

Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Balasinor – Mumbai

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Route: The Heritage of India (8 days / 7 nights)

Mumbai – Ajanta – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Agra – Delhi

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Route: Treasures of India (3 days / 4 nights)

Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi

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Deluxe Cabin

  • 12 Twin and 8 Double Bed Cabins
  • En suite shower and WC
  • Direct dialing telephone
  • Live TV
  • Writing ledge and stool
  • Wardrobe with electronic safe

Junior Suite

  • 12 Twin and 6 Double Bed Cabins
  • En suite shower and WC
  • Direct dialling telephone
  • Live TV
  • Table with chair
  • Wardrobe with electronic safe


  • 4 Double Bed Cabins
  • En suite bathtub, shower and WC
  • Minibar
  • Direct dialling telephone
  • Live TV
  • Separate sitting area with sofa chairs
  • Wardrobe with electronic safe

Presidential Suite

  • 1 full coach
  • Two bedrooms and a living room
  • Master bedroom with double bed and en suite bathroom with bathtub, shower and WC
  • Second bedroom with twin beds and en suite bathroom with shower and WC
  • Minibar
  • Direct dialling telephone
  • Live TV
  • Separate sitting area with sofa chairs
  • Wardrobe with electronic safe