Delhi - Agra - Ranthambhore - Jaipur Delhi
Start your journey from Indias capital and experience centuries of heritage in just a few hours. Discover culture in luxury in Agra whilst realizing luxury in culture in Jaipur with a Royal Bengal Tiger hiding somewhere in the Ranthambore Forest.
Detailed Program: Treasures of India from New Delhi to New Delhi
Report by 830 a.m. at Safderjung Railway Station for royal welcome & after check-in formalities, board the Maharajas Express for a 3 Nights sojourn On Treasures of India Tour circuit.
Train departs by 10 a.m. Leisurely Sunday Brunch on board. Enjoy the scenic countryside as the train Journeys to Agra.
In the morning, visit to the awe inspiring Taj Mahal. An immense mausoleum of white marble, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife, the Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage.
Morning visit the former capital of Jaipur Royalty, the 16th century Amber Fort Palace, built in red sandstone and marble. it is beautiful on the inside and boasts of various buildings of prominence like the 'Diwan-i-Aam', the 'Sheesh Mahal' and even the 'Sukh Mahal'.
Then, brief stop back to train for lunch.
Now it is time to make a difficult choice such as Maharajas often undertake.
Visit to City Palace and Jantar Mantar. (The Observatory)
Golfing at the Rambagh Golf Club.
Enjoy spa facilities at a palace hotel.
Shop for some of the finest jewellery, textiles and blue pottery for which the city is renowned.
Before long, an opportunity to witness & participate in an exhibition elephant polo match & champagne lunch at an exclusive venue.
Dinner on board Maharajas Express.
The 3 Nights Treasures of India Journey aboard Maharajas Express ends on return to Safderjung Railway Station, Delhi.
Check-out after breakfast by 830 a.m. & carry back home the happy memories.
All 'Options' / 'Optional Tours' are on chargeable basis and are subject to availability. Details and pricing will be made available on board during the journey.
2013-14 & 2014-15 Season
|Cabin Type||Single Occupancy||Twin Sharing|
|Deluxe Cabin||US$ 6760||US$ 7700|
|Junior Suite||US$ 9410||US$ 9900|
|Suite||US$ 15200||US$ 15200|
|Presidential suite||US$ 25800||US$ 25800|
* Child policy available on request.
* Add 3.09% Government Service Tax (VAT) Extra * Add US$ 500 per person extra for 28 Dec 2013 depart * Add US$ 500 per person extra for Signature Journeys
2013-14 & 2014-15 Season
|Depart Ex Delhi||2014||2015|
Payment Options Accommodation in double/twin bedded cabins with en suite bathrooms, soft beverages, all meals, house brands of Indian wines, beer and spirits, butler service, guided off train excursions as illustrated in journeys inclusive of entrance fees, transport and services of guides, still camera fee, complimentary tea, coffee & mineral water on board, porter fee at stations.
What your journey price does not include: Any optional tours as mentioned in itinerary, taxes, insurance, telephone calls, gratuities, laundry, alcoholic beverages (apart from house brands of wines, spirits, beer served in restaurants and bar), video, film and professional still camera fees and arrival and departure transfers. International and domestic air tickets, tour insurance & visa fee arrangements for India, pre and post tour accommodation and any tour extensions are also not included (unless specifically mentioned as part of journey)
Surcharges & Signature Journeys The prices shown are based on known costs & exchange rates at time of being published and & due to adverse fluctuation in currency exchange rates, affecting cost structures of your journey, the train company reserves the right to impose a surcharge or revise the tour cost. Also there will be extra surcharge during Xmas & New Year Period & for Signature Journeys.
OPTIONIAL On Board Sightseeing Tours The Management of Maharajas Express does not provide for pre-booking optional sightseeing tours OR Spa treatments in Luxury Hotels, prior to boarding the train The Train Manager or Management of Maharaja Express Train Company bears the onus to book & collect extras for same after boarding the Maharajas Express journey.
Itinerary Changes The itineraries on certain departures will run in reverse direction. There may also be a slight amendment in activities and sequence of destinations visited. The right to vary, amend, alter or withdraw any particular itinerary, departure or excursion rests entirely with the company. Services however, will remain unchanged.
Train Company The Maharajas Express is owned by Indian Railways Government department of IRCTC & all Maharajas Express train Journeys & tour excursions are operated by them. The liability of Lawrence Travels & Tours Pvt Ltd Is limited to that of booking agent only & disputes, if any, are restricted to courts of New Delhi (India) only.
Train Schedules and Flexibility Please note that our train operates within constraints of the Indian Railways Network and timing agreed upon by them We require you to abide by timings suggested by your guides, escorts, etc. enabling us to adhere to schedules Certain departures would be operating in reverse with minor changes in timings and flow of destinations.
Description of Services In Website The information provided in this website is based on brochures available with Marketing Office of IRCTC ,& subject to change The Train Management reserve the absolute right to alter, amend, change or modify tour package & itineraries (including but not limited to cancellation and or substitution of guest speakers & signature departures). The Train Manager or Management of Maharaja Express Train Company bears the onus to inform you of any such last minute changes on the tour.
Force Majeure & Maharaja Express There may be some last minute changes necessary in published tour program, due to factors beyond train company's control such as 'force majeure' events, strikes, fairs, festivals, sport events, weather conditions, traffic problems, overbooking of hotels / flights, cancellation / re-routing of flights or railway, closure of / restricted entry at a place of sightseeing. , actual or threatened war, riot, civil strife, actual or threatened terrorist activity, industrial or nuclear disaster, fire and all similar events outside the control of the party concerned The term 'force majeure' also means any event which we / the supplier of service(s) in question / the Third Party Supplier could not, even with all due care, foresee or avoid We cannot accept liability or pay any compensation where performance or prompt performance of our obligations under our agreement with you is prevented or affected by, or you otherwise suffer any damage or loss as a result of, 'force majeure'.
Conditions of Travel You will have to strictly follow the tour program There would be no refund if you fail to join the group at the commencement of the tour, or join the group later or leave the group before culmination of the tour for any reasons whatsoever You are responsible to register with representative of Train Company at appointed date, place and time and you would be treated as a no-show if you fail to do so Under no circumstances would any refund be given for any unutilized services You shall not behave in a manner which may cause distress or annoyance to other co-travelers or which may create risk of danger or damage to property of Train Company, co-travelers or others In this event, you may be asked to leave the tour immediately The Principal Train Tour Operator Company or Lawrence Travels & Tours Pvt Ltd. shall be under no liability to any such person.
Minimum Passenger Requirement The scheduled depart of Maharajas Express Train Journey, for which your bookings are confirmed & advance accepted, will operate subject to booking of minimum number of passengers, as decided by management of IRCTC. The Principal Train tour operator is obliged to give minimum 30 days of notice if the said journey date is to be cancelled or postponed. The Booked passengers will be given option to choose amongst the nearest alternate tour date OR refunded full amount of advance taken for train journey. No further compensation is available for other travels bookings made by client & so affected by Cancellation of train tour journey by IRCTC. Disputes, if any, are subject to jurisdiction of courts of New Delhi (India) only.