Palace on Wheels, which is a royal Indian train comprises of 14 guest coaches with enchanting and lavish decor reflecting the architectural style of bygone era of the Maharajas. The luxury train has been renovated several times to adopt technological advancements in order to provide better traveling experience to its guests. The train is well equipped with all modern amenities and offers modified itinerary along with off-train excursion tours.
Palace on Wheels is one among the top luxury trains of the world that provides a perfect royal ambiance. The sophistication along with warm hospitality on-board is carrying the tradition of luxury train tours in India for more than three decades.
The saloons are exquisitely designed using traditional themes and are named after the places of the princely state of Rajasthan. The decor of the saloons represents the culture of the state through its traditionally carved furniture, paintings, handicrafts and furnishings. Each saloon has a mini pantry and an attached bathroom. There will be attendants, round the clock to look after the needs of the guests.
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Have a lavish dining experience in the royal restaurants on-board the Palace on Wheels. There are two lavish restaurants like: Maharaja and Maharani that serves sumptuous food which includes traditional Indian and other popular international cuisines. Rajasthani and Marwari cuisine are the highlights of these dining cars.
The train also has a lounge that provides opportunities to relax or to interact with the co-passengers. This sitting lounge has been designed beautifully with royal ambience, where one can recline comfortably and read a book or journal, available on-board. One can also enjoy indoor games there. The lounge is beautifully embellished with wall-hangings, furniture and flower pots. Therefore, it is considered as a perfect place to socialize.
Get unwind with a glass of your favorite drink in the royal ambience of the bar on-board. The bar is well-stocked with liquor of national and international brands along with a range of fine wines and unique range of non-alcoholic beverages.
Each coach has four coupés, done in colors reminiscent of the state,and highlighted by its royal emblem. Two of the Coupes feature double beds while the other two have train beds. A third bed, for an additional person, or an accompanying child, is in the form of a fold-away bed on a higher tier. Each compartment has an attached bath with running hot/cold water and showers, built-in wardrobes, overhead and night lights, piped music, reading lights etc.
Palace on Wheels included a special Spa Car in-order to provide rejuvenation to its guests. The guests can now experience comfort and luxury on-board by opting for the authentic Ayurveda treatments, therapies and therapeutic massages. After a tiring sightseeing tour, guests can visit the spa to get a relaxed mind, body and soul by taking therapies and treatments from professional spa therapist.Enquire About This Train
Guests can enjoy shopping such as handicraft items, traditional artifacts, ethnic dresses and jewelry in the Souvenir shop on-board.
Events such as Conferences, Business meeting and Royal Weddings can also be arranged on-board.
You can now stay connected with your friends and family through laptops and Wi-Fi facility available on board.
A doctor can be arranged on call and medical assistance can be availed on-board the train at any destination.
Guests can indulge into recreational activities such as crossword puzzles, chess, carrom-board, Chinese checkers, playing cards and many more.
Wheelchair, crèches and attendants are available for differently abled guests.
A Khidmatgar or attendant is available round the clock for the guests to cater their travel requirements.
Your morning tea will be served with daily news papers & magazines.Enquire About This Train
Guests will receive an arrival kit (including stationery items, brochures, etc) and will be served with a glass of wine as a welcome drink
There are proper safety arrangements on-board the train for the guests and their personal belongings.
There are bathrooms, very well equipped with toilet, necessary toiletries and showers.
Voltage of 110/230V is available on Palace on Wheels
To know details about smoking, contact your tour manager because in India smoking is prohibited in the public places.
Guests can also enjoy other facilities such as sofas, magazines, TV and DVD players in the sitting lounge.
All essential toiletries like soaps, shampoos, moisturizers etc. are provided in the train.
A complimentary bottle of fine Indian wine to the royal guests (per cabin), courtesy Palace-On-Wheels.Enquire About This Train