The moment you hear luxury travel in India, what’s the first thought that comes to your mind? Maybe, living in utmost comfort and exploring the lavish destinations is your idea. Or sitting with other explorers, and knowing their experiences while you discover the untimely heritage. Wherever your imagination takes you, traveling like a royal in India is somehow linked to the grandeur of Rajasthan. If you haven’t explored the state yet, there is no better way to rejoice the glory than a Palace on Wheels tour. The luxury train is an initiative Indian Railways in association with Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation to pull in more travelers to the state.
Following the concept of mixing opulence and legacy, this palace-like train takes the curious hearts for 7 nights and 8 days tour. Starting from Dilwalon ki Dilli, the train chugs its way to the top tourist attractions of Rajasthan like Jaipur, Bharatpur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Agra, and Chittorgarh.
The interiors of Palace on Wheels are finely designed so that the guests feel like King and Queen. Each saloon attached to the train is given the same grand vibe from the yesteryears.
Further, an important thing to keep in mind is that the sojourn to Rajasthan begins from September and goes on till April. The best time to visit the Palace on Wheels circuit is between October and March.
Some of the major inclusions are food, accommodation, sightseeing, transportation and entrance fee for the monuments. Other expenses are to be taken care of by the guests themselves.
Here are the details of the Palace on Wheels Departure Dates for 2019 – 2020.
|Jan 2019||23, 30|
|Feb 2019||06, 13, 20, 27|
|Mar 2019||06, 13, 20, 27|
|Apr 2019||03, 10, 17, 24|
|May 2019 – August 2019||No Operation|
|Sep 2019||04, 11, 18, 25|
|Oct 2019||02, 09, 16, 23, 30|
|Nov 2019||06, 13, 20, 27|
|Dec 2019||04, 11, 18, 25|
|Jan 2020||01, 08, 15, 22, 29|
|Feb 2020||05, 12, 19, 26|
|Mar 2020||04, 11, 18, 25|
|Apr 2020||01, 08, 15, 22|
|May 2020 – August 2020||No Operation|
What more to know before booking the tickets for Palace on Wheels 2019-2020
Why make the reservations last minute? We know that you love adventures but it is always advised to book the tickets beforehand, let’s say 45 to 60 days prior. This is because the prices are highly influenced by time and season.
Tours around Christmas and New Year have additional charges. Another noteworthy thing is that 10% of tariff is to be paid for children less than 5 years. For the age group of 5 years to 12 years, the tariff is 50%.
Don’t let all the planning and booking of Palace on Wheels bug you just contact us, and our travel experts will guide you through it all or make all the reservations.