How could you remain calm after hearing this? Hello, Indian Travelers! Gone are those days when luxury train travel in India is restricted for foreign tourists. With the pandemic seriously hitting India’s tourism, the Rajasthan Tourism Department Corporation (RTDC) announced that they will be lowering the ticket price of Palace On Wheels Train so that corporate houses, socially connected groups, schools/colleges can plan their trip to enjoy India’s stately splendor.
Earlier the 4th best luxury train in the world was a cornerstone of foreigner tourists. But with the traveling restrictions for international tourists due to COVID-19, the train could not restart its run in September 2020 like it often does every year. The Chairman and Managing Director of RTDC, Alok Gupta, said that the train journey in Palace On Wheels will start with a minimum booking of 27 guests. Also, travelers can taste luxury for which foreign tourists travel through this train with 30% discounted rates when compared to previous tariffs.
Luxury Train Palace On Wheels Will Operate From February 2021
So, we recently found out that Rajasthan Tourism Department Corporation is planning to start Palace On Wheels Train in February 2021 for native Indians, and people have started their bookings.
Domestic Tourists Can Enjoy 2 Different Itineraries
Rajasthan Tourism Department Corporation has prepared the two itineraries (3 days and 4 days) for domestic tourists. In 3 days itinerary, you will be voyaging across Delhi – Jaipur – Sawai Madhopur – Agra and back to Delhi. While in 4 days itinerary, Udaipur will be an addition after Jaipur, rest everything would be the same.
Palace On Wheels Departure Date
|February 2021||03, 10, 17, 24|
|March 2021||03, 10,17,24,31|
|April 2021||07, 14, 21, 24|
|February 2021||6, 13, 20, 27|
|March 2021||6, 13, 20, 27|
|April 2021||3, 10, 17, 24|
Palace On Wheels Price After 30% Discounts for Indian Tourists
In February and March: After 30% discounts, the train ticket for Super Deluxe Cabin would be INR 94,248 for a couple.
If someone wants single and double occupancy, the tariff would be INR 52,360 and INR 34,034 per person.
In April: Since April is the last season (off-season), the Palace On Wheel Train price drops. After 30% discounts, the Super Deluxe Cabin would cost you INR 70,686 for a couple.
If someone wants single and double occupancy, the tariff would be INR 42,840 and INR 26,180 per person.
When Does The Palace On Wheel Train Run?
The Palace On Wheel Train operates between September-April.
So, we would suggest that you all get your favorite people together and make the most out of this 4th best luxurious train in the world between February-April in 2021.
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