Maharajas Express - Gems of India

(5 days)

Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Delhi

This tour package is designed to let you experience the royal destinations of North India and experience life as the blue blooded would. From visiting the capitol city of Delhi for shopping in boutique stores to the royal Jaipur, birthplace of a number of delicacies featured in the kitchens of palaces, this package encompasses all elements of the richer side of life. At the Ranthambore National Park you can spend time looking for game or seeking out the majestic tigers who call it home. At Jaipur you can visit some striking monuments that match international designs and inspire trends themselves. With the comforts of the luxurious train, you can dine as royalty and enjoy all the finer things in life as the crowned heads would.

This tour is recommended for

Culture & Heritage
Family

At a Glance

Delhi (1 night), Agra (1 night), Jaipur (1 night), Delhi (1 night), Delhi (0 night)


Tour Highlights

  • Walk through the quintessential olden town lanes of Delhi with our experienced guide.
  • Enjoy Breakfast the iconic and inspiring Taj Mahal where champagne in the A.M. is not an uncommon sight.
  • Quench the thirst of your inner shopaholic by visiting the colourful and bustling bazaars Explore the areas of ltmad-ud-daulah or Fatehpur Sikri.
  • Ride around the Ranthambore National Park in an exciting and thrilling chase.
  • Enjoy a game of Elephant Polo Matches and dine in an exclusive setting arranged for you in Jaipur.

Detailed Itinerary


Delhi (1 night)

Days  ( 1 - 2 )

Delhi

Delhi

Formally known as the National Capital Territory; Delhi has been consistently colonized after the 6th century BC and is the country capital today. Legend states that the city was once the location of Indraprastha, the capital of the Pandava clan. Delhi is home to 1,200 heritage structures, over 175 historical monuments and is a major travel hub.

Activities

On arrival Trip to India Representative will meet and transfer to the pre-booked hotel.
Following day proceed for a guided tour of city.
Later in the evening transfer to railway station to board the train.

  • 2030 Guests assemble at Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station at 2030 hrs onwards for Welcome & Check in formalities.
  • 2130 Dinner on-board
  • 2200 The Maharajas' Express proceeds for Agra. Overnight on the Maharajas' Express.

 

Agra (1 night)

Days  ( 2 - 3 )

Agra

Agra

Home to 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort, the city of Agra throngs with tourists all year round. Reminiscent of the glory that was once the Mogul Empire, this city is seeping in history and gorgeous architecture.

Activities

  • 0700 Arrive into Agra. Proceed to visit the Taj Mahal
  • 0945 Champagne breakfast at Taj Khema
  • 1045 Return to comfort of Maharajas' Express OR Visit to Itmad-ud-daula Or visit to Fatehpur Sikri.
  • 1300 Lunch on board
  • 1430 Post Lunch Proceed to visit the Agra Fort OR you may choose for optional activities such as Spa at a five star hotel, private shopping tour.
  • 1800 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas' Express OR yow may watch Mohabbat The Taj Show as an Optional Activity
  • 2000 Dinner on-board
  • 2045 The Maharajas' Express leaves for Sawai Madhopur

 

Jaipur (1 night)

Days  ( 3 - 4 )

Jaipur

Jaipur

The capital city of the desert state of Rajasthan, Jaipur is reminiscent of the royal way of life that was once integral to this region. Today it is fondly referred to as the “Pink City” because of the trademark structures that sit here.

Activities

  • 0630 Train arrive at Sawai Madhopur. Breakfast on Board. Proceed for an exciting Game Drive at Ranthambore National Park.
  • 0930 Return to the Maharajas' Express.
  • 1100 The Maharajas' Express departs for Jaipur. Lunch on Board
  • 1315 Arrive into Jaipur
  • 1415 Visit the Amber Fort OR You may also choose the optional activities such as Spa facilities at a Palace hotel OR private shopping tour OR golfing at Rambagh Golf club OR Visit to City Palace & The Observatory (Jantar Mantar)
  • 1800 Post the fort proceed to City Palace/Jai Mahal Palace for an exclusive Elephant Activity where guests may choose to indulge to paint them, feed them or take a joy ride followed by dance performance and dinner.
  • 2115 Return to the comfort of the Maharajas' Express.
  • 0030 The Maharajas' Express leaves for Delhi. Overnight on the Maharajas' Express.

 

Delhi (1 night)

Days  ( 4 - 5 )

Delhi

Delhi

Formally known as the National Capital Territory; Delhi has been consistently colonized after the 6th century BC and is the country capital today. Legend states that the city was once the location of Indraprastha, the capital of the Pandava clan. Delhi is home to 1,200 heritage structures, over 175 historical monuments and is a major travel hub.

Activities

  • 0715 Breakfast on-board
  • 0830 Disembark and bid farewell to the Maharajas' Express as your journey comes to an end!

  • On arrival transfer to hotel rest of the day free and overnight at hotel.

 

Delhi (0 night)

Days  ( 5 - 5 )

Delhi

Delhi

Formally known as the National Capital Territory; Delhi has been consistently colonized after the 6th century BC and is the country capital today. Legend states that the city was once the location of Indraprastha, the capital of the Pandava clan. Delhi is home to 1,200 heritage structures, over 175 historical monuments and is a major travel hub.

Activities

In time transfer to airport to board flight for onward journey.

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Locations & Directions

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"Dear Mr. Dhir, I wish to thank you for coordinating all the arrangements to make our trip to Rajasthan a memorable one. Thank you again for your time and efforts."

-Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz

(Riyadh)