With less than 2 months to go for the inaugural run of the Treasures of India itinerary, all eyes are now set on the Maharajas Express Train which has been relaunched by Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).
Treasures of India by Maharajas Express is one of the 2 short tours which has been introduced for the new season run of India’s most acclaimed and luxurious train.
Maharajas’ Express relaunch came in the wake of the termination of the JV between the Cox and Kings India and the IRCTC. The train will now be fully operated by the premier agency and offer 5 instead of 4 journeys. According to the officials of the train, 2 new itineraries spanning over 4 days which has been introduced this season comes in the wake of huge demand for short train tour by the clients who usually have very less time up their sleeves.
When it comes to the luxury train travel, Maharajas’ Express is already being compared to the likes of the Orient Express. A talk of the luxury travel segment for its elegant décor and unparalleled luxury, Maharajas’ Express journeys are much sought after by the corporate big shots, connoisseurs of luxury and celebrities from around the globe.
Maharajas Express offers 3 pan-Indian itineraries along with 2 golden triangle tour itineraries starting from US $3580 per person per journey. The cost of Maharajas’ Express train journey reaches its crescendo at US $22000 per person per journey for the Presidential suite occupancy – a one of its kind suite spanning over an entire rail carriage.
This Indian luxury train has been equipped with state of the art amenities like individual climate control, live television, attached bathrooms with each guest cabin, DVD players, restaurant, bar, lounge and observation carriage along with Wi-Fi internet connectivity.