Top 5 Luxury Trains of India

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Most Luxurious And Expensive Trains in India

Train travelling is one of the best forms of travel where distances are covered with utter leisure on board. What’s more gratifying and pleasurable is the journey by a luxurious train that takes opulence to another level. Much like the rest of world, India too has some of the best luxury trains that are famous for the unparalleled extravagance they offer to their passengers. Grand presidential suites, incredible spas, well-stocked bars and multi-cuisine restaurants- they have everything to make your journey nothing but luxurious. These trains have redefined Indian tourism and hence, have made their way to our list of top 5 luxury trains in India.

Palace on Wheels

Titled as the fourth best luxury train in the world, Palace on Wheels bags the first position on our list of top five luxury trains in India. Offering sheer luxury, it has 14 salons named after provinces in Rajasthan, spa, live TV to pamper its passengers. Also, people on board can enjoy world-class delicacies in its famous Maharaja and Maharani restaurants. The train also has well-stocked bars where passengers can taste exotic drinks from around the world over friendly conversations with fellow guests. Like a virtual palace on tracks, Palace on Wheels offers you a royal journey.

Destinations Covered: Delhi-Jaipur- Udaipur- Sawai Madhopur- Chittorgarh- Jaisalmer- Jodhpur- Bharatpur- Agra-Delhi.

The Maharajas Express

Taking an opulent train journey to the next level, the Maharajas Express lets you explore the wonders of Maharashtra and Rajasthan in a luxurious way. With its extravagant features and world-class facilities, these are the world’s leading Luxury trains finding place in the top 25 trains of the world as per The Society of International Railway Travellers.

Guaranteeing a luxurious stay, it has a total of 14 carriages for its 88 guests. They are classified into 20 deluxe cabins, 18 junior suites, 4 suites and a luxurious Presidential Suite, each of them promising a royal stay on board. If that’s not enough, the train features two multi-cuisine restaurants namely, ‘Mayur Mahal,’ and ‘Rang Mahal’, offering guests a taste of authentic Indian and International cuisines. It also has a bar for it passengers where they can take in sips of some exotic drinks while enjoying some beautiful landscapes through the window.

Princely India: 8 Days / 7 Nights –

Destinations Covered: Mumbai – Vadodara – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Bikaner – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Agra – Delhi

Royal India: 8 Days / 7 Nights

Destinations Covered: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Bikaner – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Vadodara – Mumbai

Classical India: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Destinations Covered: Delhi – Agra – Gwalior – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh – Varanasi – Lucknow – Delhi

Royal Sojourn: 8 Days / 7 Nights

Destinations Covered: Delhi – Jaipur – Kota – Ranthambore – Agra – Delhi

The Deccan Odyssey

You might not be a King by birth. You can feel like one while travelling in the Deccan Odyssey. Run by MTDC and Indian Railways, the Deccan Odyssey is equipped with 21 luxury coaches promising a luxurious stay. It also features multi-cuisine restaurants and bars in addition to a sauna and a business centre, giving you an exceptional travel experience. Be on board of the magnificent Deccan Odyssey, and explore some of the best sites of Goa and Maharashtra.

Heritage of Maharashtra: 7 Nights/8 Days

Destinations Covered: Mumbai-Sindhudurg-Goa-Kolhapur-Daulatabad-Chandrapur-Ajanta Caves-Nashik-Mumbai

Royal Rajasthan on Wheels

Run by Rajasthan Tourism, the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels finds a position in our list thanks to the world-class facilities it offers to its passengers. Right from super-deluxe rooms, multi-cuisine restaurants to a fitness centre and a board room- it has everything to indulge you in absolute decadence.  Taking you on a memorable journey to explore the heritage destinations like Rajasthan and Agra, travelling on this luxury train is a journey of a lifetime.

Royal Rajasthan: 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered: New Delhi- Jodhpur- Udaipur- Chittorgarh- Sawai Madhopur- Jaipur- Khajuraho- Varanasi- Agra- New Delhi

The Golden Chariot

While exploring the architectural grandeur of South India, having a royal ride of the Golden chariot is the perfect recipe for pleasure. It offers 19 coaches that are coloured purple and gold to its guests for an extravagant stay. These coaches are superbly complimented with a multi-cuisine restaurant, a lounge bar, a gym and spa facilities. With all this and much more, travelling on the Golden Chariot gives you a kingly travel experience.

Royal Rajasthan: 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Destinations Covered: New Delhi- Jodhpur- Udaipur- Chittorgarh- Sawai Madhopur- Jaipur- Khajuraho- Varanasi- Agra- New Delhi

So, get ready to explore the Incredible India by being on board of these luxury trains that exemplifies royalty and nothing else.