The dream of experiencing the lifestyle of erstwhile Indian royalty will turn into reality by boarding one of the Indian Luxury Trains, Royal Rajasthan on Wheels. It is an upgraded derivative of world famous Palace on Wheels. It is designed and embroidered in a contemporary royal style to experience the existing regal luxury. Every moment is woven together into an immemorial experience to be lived and cherished forever. A regal delight, the makers have rekindled the charm of luxury with utmost consideration of your comfort and modern amenities. The tour takes you through the whispering sand of deserts, intriguing sagas of forts and palaces and adventurous escapades to the wilds.
Royal Rajasthan- History
Following the success of Palace on Wheels, the joint venture of Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation and Indian Railways evoked again the charm of grandeur with its first maiden journey in January 2009. Since then, it has been chugging along and lets you experience a contemporary royal living.
Royal Services on Board
Equipped with state of the art amenities, which fuse seamlessly with the ethnic decor reminiscent of the heritage of Rajasthan, the royal wheels is very true to its name as it indulges its guests and caters to their every possible whim. The plush interiors of the train reflect the past glory of Indian Maharajas. The 13 imperial decorative luxury coaches each named after a Rajput Palace and 1 super deluxe coach offers the complete comfort. The train has 2 restaurants: Swarn Mahal and Sheesh Mahal that caters mouth watering delicacies. One can also binge on finest wines and liquor at the 2 restro- lounges. After sightseeing one can have the finest spa services on board.
The itinerary of royal Rajasthan features some of the most sought after destinations of the country. The journey starts from New Delhi on every Sunday and the traveler gets to visit historical places of Rajasthan- Jodhpur, Udaipur, Chittorgarh, Sawai Madhopur, Jaipur, the exotic wildlife at Ranthambore, world famous Khajuraho temples, Mughal architectural marvels at Agra and majestic holy Ghats of Ganga River.
Cultural Attractions on Board
Throughout the journey on board, one would be seeing things that are astonishing and integral parts of the culture of Rajasthan. All through, the music and dance extravaganza are performed by local folks as well as the tribal folks of Rajasthan. The dances are all about rhythm and resonance.