Palace On Wheels
Duration07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination CoveredDelhi – Jaipur – Sawai Madhopur – Chittaurgarh – Udaipur – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Bharatpur – Agra – Delhi
HighlightsEvery saloon coach is implemented with a saloon, mini-bar, kitchenette and is assisted by a chief steward who looks after tourist needs, Each cabin is facilitated with its own toilet and provisions of hot and cold showers. Indian /European cousin is served in separate dining cars with specialty of Rajasthani delicacy.
OptionalLiquor and Laundry on board
Pricing based on Single OccupancyUSD $650 per night (Sep 2018 & Apr 2019)
USD $865 per night (Oct 2018 to Mar 2019)
Pricing based on Double OccupancyUSD $500 per night (Sep 2018 & Apr 2019)
USD $650 per night (Oct 2018 to Mar 2019)
Pricing for Super Deluxe PlanUSD $1,800 per cabin per night
Departure OnEvery Wednesday
OperatorFrom Every Sept to April next year
IncludedThe tariff is inclusive of cost of travel, accommodation, all meals, sightseeing tours, entrance fee (excluding video camera fee) for monuments & palaces and entertainment.
ExclusionsTariff does not include liquor, laundry and other items of personal nature.10% extra surcharge during Christmas and New Year departures.3.50% Service Tax will be extra as applicable.US $ 15 per pax commercial tax as applicable.50% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children between 05-12 years of age10% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children below 05 years.
Day 01: WED DELHI –JAIPUR
Day 02: THU JAIPUR – SAWAI MADHOPUR
Breakfast on board. Morning excursion to Amber Fort. Make your ascent to the palace fortress on the gaily caparisoned elephant back. Tour the chambers and hallways of the palace which are famous for the excellence of their design and decoration. Afternoon tour of Jaipur known as "The Pink City of Rajasthan" Visit the unique Jantar Mantar Observatory, which was built in the 1700's, yet even today still looks futuristic or almost surrealistic; the City Palace and its Museum, the
Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds. Return to train for tea and freshening up. Enjoy a drive of Jaipur by night followed by dinner at a Palace Hotel. Return to Palace on Wheels. Train departs for Sawai Madhopur. Overnight on board.
Day 03: FRI SAWAI MADHOPUR – CHITTAURGARH
Arrive Sawai Madhopur. Game viewing in the sanctuary by canter. Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary extends over an area of 392 sq kms of thick forests. The place abounds in scenic beauty, requisite refuge for both the carnivora and herbivora. The numerous valleys and flat hill tops form picturesque surroundings of the 13th century historical Ranthambore Fort. The Tiger and Leopard are the main predators found in this reserve. Breakfast at a hotel. Palace on Wheels departs for Chittaurgarh. Lunch on board. Later visit Chittaurgarh. There is no
place in Rajasthan with a history more romantic than that of Chittaurgarh. The centre of Rajput resistance against Mughal rule. Evening Tea with Sound and Light show at the Fort. Dinner at a hotel. Overnight on board.
Day 04: SAT CHITTAURGARH – UDAIPUR – JAISALMER
Day 05: SUN JAISALMER – JODHPUR
Day 06: MON JODHPUR – BHARATPUR
Day 07: TUE BHARATPUR – AGRA – DELHI
Arrive Bharatpur. Visit to National Bird Sanctuary. Bharatpur (Ghana) once the former hunting preserve of the royal family of Bharatpur, the sanctuary is home to storks and nearly every other kind of bird imaginable. You'll see more than 250 different species nesting on the tops of trees and along the roadside, as well as snakes, lizards, exotic fish and monkeys. Breakfast at a hotel. Palace on Wheels departs for Agra. Enjoy your lunch at a hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Agra city visiting, the most perfect architectural monument in
the world -The Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is the mausoleum of Empress Mumtaz Mahal, the beloved spouse of Shah Jahan, who died in 1630. The Taj is remarkable for its perfect proportion and rich pietra dura, with minute details executed with great skill. The building, often styled "a dream in marble" is said to have taken at least 22 years (1631-1653) to build. Enjoy sound & light show. Dinner at a hotel. Palace on Wheels departs for Delhi. Overnight on board.