Trains that will make you feel like Kings!

While the Railway Ministry is busy preparing a Budget for you, take a look at India’s luxurious trains. India has the second largest railway system in the world for its well connected routes. Here’s a list of the most luxurious trains India has to offer.

Trains that will make you feel like a king
Palace on Wheels
Palace on Wheels is a luxury train that Indian Railways launched to promote tourism in Rajasthan. This royal train is designed for passengers to travel in style. Apart all the modern facilities, the train offers a sense of traditional luxury to its passengers. This train departs from New Delhi and travels through Jaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Chittaurgarh, Udaipur, Agra and Bharatpur.

Trains that will make you feel like a king
Royal Rajasthan on Wheels
Royal Rajasthan on Wheels was introduced in 2009 as a luxury train which follows a route similar to that of Palace on Wheels. Travelers who choose this train as their ride not only have a lavish time but can also shop inside the train, at the souvenir coach. Tourist attractions covered by Royal Rajasthan on Wheels are the Hawa Mahal, Sheesh Mahal and Taj Mahal, among other places.

Trains that will make you feel like a king
Deccan Odyssey
The Deccan Odyssey is known to offer its passengers the finest luxury travel experience. This train is lavishly decorated and tours through Jaigad, Ganpatipule, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Goa, Kolhapur, Pune, Nashik, Aurangabad, and Ajanta-Ellora from Mumbai. This train was introduced as a venture of the Maharashtra Government and Ministry of Railways to boost tourism.

Trains that will make you feel like a king
The Golden Chariot
The Golden Chariot is a luxury train that intends to relax and recline its passengers for a comfortable travel. This train connects some of India’s most important tourism spots like Karnataka and Goa. The Golden Chariot was introduced to travelers in 2008 with 19 coaches. The Golden Chariot travels from Bangalore via Mysore, Hassan, Hospet, Badami before it comes to a halt in Bangalore again.

Trains that will make you feel like a king
Maharajas’ Express
Maharajas’ Express is a luxury train which took its first ride in March 2010. This train is operated by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited and is considered to be the most expensive train in India. The Maharajas’ Express has about 23 carriages and is the only train in India that offers a presidential suite which occupies an entire coach.

Trains that will make you feel like a king
Fairy Queen
India’s most historic luxury train, Fairy Queen, has the oldest working engine in the world. This train departs from Delhi and reaches its destination in Alwar, Rajasthan. Fairy Queen is a train designed to create a lavish experience for passengers and also used to attract tourism in the country.

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