The Heritage Palace on Wheels takes you through a three day Golden Triangle Journey. The magic of the splendid journey begins at New Delhi and prepares you to weave the fabric of delightful imagination becoming reality over the next three days. Your royal journey begins from Delhi and takes you through various erstwhile princely states of Rajasthan like Jaipur, Swai-madhopur, and Agra which is synonymous with The Taj.Read More About Heritage Palace on Wheels
All the journeys speak volumes about the ancient architecture, royal living and religious destinations among others.
The Palace on Wheels first rolled out on January 26, 1982 and has set in motion the wheels of luxury train travel in India, earning awards and being voted the 4th best luxury train in the world and the best in Asia by Conde Nast magazine.
Each coach reflects the style of erstwhile princely states and it even has a coach recreating the style of the types Viceroys of India were used to during the times of the British rule.
|16:30 hours||Assemble at the railway station at least an hour before the actual departure time to complete check-in and registration formalities. The train leaves Delhi at around 1830 hours and proceeds towards its first destination Jaipur. Dinner is served on board. Overnight stay on Palace On Wheels.|
|05:00 hours||Train will reaches Jaipur early in the morning.|
|07:00 hours||Breakfast will be served at 0700 hrs.|
|08:00 hours||Departure by coach for sightseeing tour of Jaipur. The first stop of Palace on Wheels is Jaipur, one of the most well planned cities of the world of its time. This capital city of Rajasthan, popularly known as the Pink City, was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, in 1727 A.D. To explore the city, an air-conditioned coach takes you to Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, which is a remarkable five storied building along the main street of the old city in pink splendour with semi-octagonal and delicate honey-combed sandstone windows. This is followed by a visit to Albert Hall and the City Palace, home of the erstwhile royal family. Right across the road from the City Palace is the Jantar Mantar, the largest observatory built by the Sawai Jai Singh II.|
|13:30 hours||After reaching at Amber you can enjoy the festively decorated elephant for a ride up to the fort. After lunch visit of Amber fort the best example of splendid fusion of Rajput and Mughal style of Architecture. The hall of victory Jai Mandir has a stunning ceiling adorned with mirror work an inlaid panel. Return back to train by bus for fresh n up after rest awhile enjoy sumptuous dinner on board.|
|18:00 hours||The Luxury coach will take you back to Palace on Wheels, Dinner will be served on board.|
|05:00 hours||Arrival at Sawai Madhopur. One can almost sense a life of the wilderness, as the Palace on Wheels arrives in Sawai Madhopur, a city named after its founder Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh I. A visit is arranged to the Ranthambhor National Park, wherein are located the ruins of a 10th century fort. This wildlife sanctuary is considered to be the country’s best for observing and photographing the activities of the tiger. The park, covering an area of 392sq kms is hometo more than 300 species of birds. The tiger, hyena, ratel, jackal and fox are among those constituting the carnivorous population here. Sawai Madhopur is known for its exclusive toys, ethnic ornaments and costumes.|
|06:00 hours||Departure for Ranthambore National Park (Sanctuary visit).|
|09:00 hours||After the game, a safari canter will take you back to Palace on Wheels for breakfast on board.|
|10:00 hours||Departure for Agra.|
|14:00 hours||Proceed for sightseeing tour of Agra visiting Taj Mahal & Agra Fort.|
|19:30 hours||Dinner on board & departure for Delhi.|
|23:00 hours||Arrival in Delhi.|
* Dates are subject to confirmation at the time of booking.
|Twin / Double Occupancy
(per person per night)
(per person per night)
|USD||$ 500||$ 300||$ 250|
|INR||Rs. 32,000||Rs. 19,200||Rs. 16,000|