(Asia Records Institute - ASRI) Top Asia's Must Train Trips of a Lifetime (P04) Palace On Wheels (India): Gazing the regal India on the 8 days trip

29-01-2024

(Worldkings.org) The Palace on Wheels is a luxury train that offers an immersive journey through the heart of India, specifically the vibrant state of Rajasthan. This train is a symbol of opulence and elegance, designed to recreate the grandeur of India's royal past.

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Schedule and Arrivals

The Palace on Wheels operates from September to April every year. It departs every Wednesday from Safdarjung Railway Station in New Delhi. All guests are required to report for check-in at 4:00 PM before the train proceeds to its next destination.

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Scenic Journey

The journey on the Palace on Wheels is a visual treat. As the train chugs along the tracks, passengers are treated to a variety of breathtaking landscapes.

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Starting from the bustling city of Delhi, the train takes you through the historic city of Jaipur, also known as the Pink City.

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Jaipur city

The train then proceeds to Sawai Madhopur, where passengers can enjoy a thrilling safari in Ranthambore National Park.

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Next, the train stops at Chittorgarh, where passengers can witness a mesmerizing sound and light show at the majestic Chittorgarh Fort. The journey continues to the city of lakes, Udaipur, where passengers can enjoy a sumptuous lunch at the Fateh Prakash Palace hotel.

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Chittorgarh Fort

 

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Fateh Prakash Palace hotel

 

The train then heads to the golden city of Jaisalmer, where passengers can enjoy a camel ride in the sand dunes followed by dinner and a cultural show.

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Jaisalmer

The journey continues to the blue city of Jodhpur, known for its stunning forts and palaces.

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Jodhpur

The train then makes its way to Bharatpur, famous for its bird sanctuary, before finally reaching Agra, home to the iconic Taj Mahal.

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Bharatpur

 

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Taj Mahal

This journey on the Palace on Wheels is not just a train ride, but a voyage back in time, offering passengers a glimpse into the rich history and culture of India, all while enjoying the comfort and luxury of a royal carriage.

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