General information of Luxury train palace on wheels
The Palace on wheels

There are few journeys in the world which encompass the best of both man-made marvels and the wonders of nature the palace on wheels train is one of them. A luxury train that never falls short of promising you a royal experience that’s why Rated as 4th best luxury train among the glob and New married couples comes to on board palace on wheels for honeymoon trip.Day by day the popularity of Indian luxury trains increase for its majestic ride.

The General information and services on train is provided below that help you all to planing your memorable trip of this luxury trains.


A royal banquet for royal passengers, Palace on Wheels has two fine dining restaurants and everyone on board dines together. Wines and beer served whilst dining come complimentary.

Bar and Lounges

One well stocked bar with fine collection of house brands of wines, beer and spirits with snacks come complimentary to every passenger. Other than the home brand of wines and spirits, you will be charged for other brands of drinks.

Pre & Post Hotel Accommodation

It is highly recommended that you take a minimum of one pre and post night accommodation with your rail journey. Bookings and reservations can be made online shortly.

International and Domestic Flights

Flights are not included in the price of the journey presently but we can provide information on schedules, fares and even assist with the bookings, if required. We will be offering very special and exclusive packaged fares which can be combined with your land arrangements shortly.

Personal Travel Insurance

We strongly recommend that you have adequate travel insurance cover from your country of domicile for injury, illness, death, accident, loss of effects or luggage and holiday cancellation. Kindly refer to the cancellation policy stated in our Booking Terms & Conditions.

Insurance for Palace on Wheels

Palace on Wheels is comprehensively insured for fire, earthquake, theft and terrorism. All guests are covered under an umbrella insurance cover.


Before or after your journey aboard the Palace on Wheels, you can also enhance your visit by extending your stay in the Indian Subcontinent. Please refer to our website for further details where bookings can be made for an array of tastefully crafted add on tours.

Travel Documents

Travel Documents, which are valid only for the passenger(s) named, will be issued after receipt of full payment for your reservation. Please carry your confirmation of booking with you on departure.

Dress Code

It is recommended to wear smart casual clothing and suitable walking shoes for off-train excursions during the day. Comfortable attire in natural restrained hues (bright colors are not advised) which blend with the landscape is essential for all excursion to wildlife reserves. Warm clothing is advisable on the winter departures.

Baggage Allowance

There is limited storage space inside your cabin. It is recommend that each guest travels with luggage as per international airline – rules for first / business class passengers. It is also advisable to carry soft-topped luggage as it is easier to store. Luggage storage is provided under the bed and in the luggage hold.

Special Dietary Requirement

Kindly specify any special dietary requirements at the time of booking to avoid disappointment during your journey. Every effort is made to accommodate all culinary requests by the guests.


Porters will be available at all embarkation and disembarkation stations to assist you with your luggage.


There is a dedicated team of butlers on board to attend to your every need. Available on call 24 hours, butlers on board the Palace on Wheels are trained to meet the needs of the guests and comply with utmost speed and efficiency.

Wheelchair Access / Disabled Passengers

We regret that the dimensions of the carriages and design of the train are not suitable for wheelchair bound passengers. We also recommend that guests with limited mobility and other such constraints should be accompanied by an able-bodied passenger. However, our valets will be available to provide additional assistance. Kindly specify any special requirements at the time of booking.


Voltage available on the train is 110 volts. International adaptors are also available on board.

Off Train Excursions

Since most of our off train excursions involve a fair amount of walking, we recommend you pack some comfortable walking shoes. A reasonable degree of physical fitness is required to participate on off train excursions during your journey. You may encounter unpaved sidewalks, uneven surfaces and problems getting on and off the train.


On all off train excursions, you will be accompanied by professional and qualified English speaking guides. Seasoned local guides who provide an invaluable and in-depth view of the sights that you visit are present to serve you as befits a royalty.

Language speaking guides can be provided at select destinations, subject to availability and at an extra cost. Please let us know of your requirement at the time of booking.