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Indian Panorama Journey
(7 Nights/8 Days)
(Delhi - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Gwalior - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Lucknow - Delhi)


Check-in Venue & Timing - Safdarjung Railway Station, Delhi/2000 hrs


Departure Station & Timing - Delhi - Safdarjung Railway Station / 2200 hrs


Arrival Station & Timing - Delhi - Safdarjung Railway Station/ 0815 hrs


Guests boarding the Maharaja Express have to report at least an hour before the train's departure at a pre-assigned venue in Delhi for the pre-boarding facilities. All final details related to the meeting point will be emailed or handed over along with the journey's travel vouchers and documents, around 14 days before the departure date.


NOTES



All Foreign Nationals are required to obtain Tourist VISA to visit India.


Arrive at the Safdarjung Railway Station to commence the Indian Panorama tour aboard the Maharajas Train. Soon after the boarding formalities are over, you will be given a traditional Indian welcome and ushered to your cabins.
Very soon the train will chug its way out of the station and towards Jaipur.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Welcome Ceremony at Safdarjung Railway Station,New Delhi

Arrive in the city of Kachwaha kings, Jaipur, the pink city. Post breakfast on board, proceed towards Amber Fort.
Later, proceed to City Palace/Jai Mahal Palace for an exclusive Elephant Activity where guests may choose to indulge to paint them, feed them or take a joy ride followed by lunch.
Post lunch, visit the Royal Observatory (Jantar Mantar). Optionally, you may also choose activities such as Spa facilities at a Palace hotel, visit to City Palace, private shopping tour or a golf session at Rambagh Golf club.
Post lunch, you can take an optional tour for shopping or local sightseeing to the City Palace complex and Jantar Mantar or choose to play golf or indulge in a rejuvenating spa session.
Dinner and overnight stay aboard the train.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Visit Amber fort

Optional shopping tour/local sightseeing to the City Palace complex and Jantar Mantar

Elephant Painting & other activities

Play golf game/spa session (Optional)

The train will arrive in Sawai Madhopur in the morning. You will be served your breakfast on board the train before proceeding for a game safari in Ranthambore National Park.
Post safari trip, enjoy lip-smacking cuisines in the lunch while the train enters into the ghost town of Fatehpur Sikri.
Upon arrival in the city, disembark the train and explore the length and breadth of Sikri Fort.
Return to the train for dinner and overnight stay.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Safari trip to Ranthambore National Park

Visit to attractions in and around UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fatehpur Sikri

Early morning on the 4th day, disembark the train and visit Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
A Champanage breakfast atop the Taj Khema with sunset views to feast on will add a delightful moment to the journey for you.
Post breakfast in Agra,the train will roll on to Gwalior.
Lunch will be served on board the train.
Post-lunch you can visit the Gwalior Fort, Saas Bahu Temple or Jain Cave Sculpture.
Optionally you may choose to rejuvenate yourself with spa service in a palace hotel.
Enjoy a high-tea organized for you within the premises of the Jai Vilas Palace before returning to the train for overnight stay and dinner.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Visit to Taj Mahal

Optional Spa Session at Usha Kiran Palace,Gwalior

Evening high-tea at Jai Vilas Palace, Gwalior

Breakfast with champagne at Taj Khema

Tour to Gwalior Fort and the Jai Vilas Palace Museum

While the train will traverse to the next destination; you will be served your breakfast on board the Maharajas' Express.
Lunch will be served aboard the luxury train.
Upon arrival, proceed to visit the Western Group of Monuments in Khajuraho.
Later you may go for a spa session at a luxury hotel attend the son et lumiere at Khajuraho Temple Complex or return to the comfort of Maharajas' Express.
Dinner will be served on board The next destination you will head to is Varanasi.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Guided tour to the western group of temples in Khajuraho, recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site

Spa Session (Optional)

In the morning you will arrive in Varanasi, a holy Indian city known for its Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage sites.
Upon arrival, proceed to Silk Weaving Center. After visit and insights into silk weaving, proveed to Vivsnta by Taj for a sumptuous lunch.
Post lunch, you will visit Sarnath renowned for its Buddhist heritage followed by boat ride in Ganges to witness the evening arti. Images of the evening 'Aarti' on the banks of the river will capture your senses.
Return to the train for dinner and overnight stay.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Visit to Sarnath

Cruise on the River Ganges

Tour to Varanasi Silk Centre

Attend evening 'Aarti' on the banks of River Ganges

On the 7th day of the sojourn, you will arrive in the city of the Nawabs - Lucknow.Breakfast will be served on board.
Begin your sojourn across the city by visiting the Rumi Darwaza and the Bada Imambara. Later, indulge in a cocktail lunch at Taj hotel.
Return to the comfort of the train after lunch.
Enjoy an exclusive "Indian Evening" arranged to give you a peek into the vibrant culture of India.
Have dinner on board.The train will leave for Delhi tonight.


DAY HIGHLIGHTS


Visit to the Rumi Darwaza and the Bada Imambara

Indian Evening

Lunch at Taj

On the 8th day of the Indian Panorama itinerary aboard Maharajas Express, you will return to Delhi marking the end of the luxury rail tour.
Post breakfast you will be given a traditional farewell for your onward journey.

NOTES


Itinerary, destinations and scheduled departures may change without prior notice.

Please contact your Guest Relations Executive for further details, prices and bookings of optional activities.

Guests who wish to indulge in these optional experiences, may stay back and join the main group later.

For some other essential travel information and guideline visit General Information page.


Indian Panorama Departure Dates for Season 2019-20

Departure Date 2019
Month Date
January 2019 Sat,26th
February 2019 Sat,23rd
March 2019 Sat,23rd
September 2019 Sun,29th
October 2019 Sun,27th
November 2019 Sun,24th
December 2019 Sun,22nd
January 2020 Sun,19th
February 2020 Sun,02nd
March 2020 Sun,16th
April 2020 Sun,5th

Price for Season 2019-20
Heritage of India (8 Days/ 7 Nights)

Adult Single Supplement
Deluxe Cabins USD 5,980.00 USD 4,510.00
Junior Suite USD 9,460.00 USD 8,520.00
Suite USD 13,800.00 USD 13,800.00
Presidential Suite USD 23,700.00 USD 23,700.00

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1.All the above prices are on per person per journey on twin sharing basis.

2.The above cost is exclusive of 5% service tax that will be charged extra.

3.All Optional Tours are on chargeable basis and are subject to availability. Details and pricing will be made available on board during the journey.

4.Please note all bookings confirmed are non-transferable and will invite a cancellation charge as applicable.

5.For more information visit Terms & Condition Page.


Package Inclusion


1.Accommodation in double / twin bedded cabins with attached bathrooms.
2.Butler service, complimentary tea, coffee and mineral water on board.
3.All meals, soft beverages, house brands of Indian wines, beer and spirits.
4.Guided off train tours as included in the journeys inclusive of entrance fees, still camera fee, transport and services of a guide.
5.Porter charges at stations.


Package Exclusion


1.Any optional tours as mentioned in the itinerary.
2.Alcoholic beverages (apart from the house brands).
3.International and domestic air tickets.
4.Any tour extensions unless specifically mentioned as part of the journeys.
5.Taxes, insurance, gratuities, telephone calls, laundry.
6.Video, film and professional still camera fees and arrival and departure transfers.
6.Pre and post tour accommodation.

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Taj Mahal

Agra

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Rajasthan

Hawa Mahal

Jaipur

Birla Temple

New Delhi




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