Royal Rajasthan on Wheels

Royal Rajasthan on Wheels

  • Region : India
  • Type : Luxury Trains
  • Traveller Interest : Cultural Experiences
  • Introduction / History
  • Accommodation
  • Dining / Lounge

Get aboard this royal train that takes you through Rajasthan, the land of the Rajputs, known for its majestic palaces, varied landscape and rich heritage. The Royal Rajasthan on Wheels recreates the charm of the bygone era of the Kings to live and cherish forever. This incredible journey of Rajasthan begins in Delhi. Explore the vast stretches of sand dunes, the opulence of the Rajputs through their forts and palaces, discover the adventurous escapades to the wilds of Ranthambore, experience the magic of Udaipur, get a glimpse of the art and sculpture of the temples of Khajuraho, breathe in the spirituality of Varanasi and see the wonder of the world at Agra.

Royal Rajasthan on wheels offers a fabulous journey to the ‘Land of Maharajas’.   With interiors decorated with ethnic artworks the train recreates the ambience of the personal carriages used by the kings. The sheer luxury and comfort, on this weeklong journey will make it a truly memorable experience.

It is considered to be an upgraded version of the fabulous Palace on Wheels. 

Since Sept 2017, Royal Rajasthan on Wheels Tour Circuit has STOPPED OPERATING & carriages of Royal Rajasthan on Wheels are now being used on Palace on Wheels Tour Circuit.

The Train has 14 passenger coaches, with 2 types of accommodation options. 

Deluxe Saloon
13 coaches have three Deluxe Saloons on each coach. The saloon has been designed to live up to the majesty of modern princely living with stylish silk furnishings for an apt artistic appeal. These saloons have been thematically designed with co-ordinated colour schemes and textures to add to their magnificence. Your chamber offers luxuries with carefully chosen bedding and upholstery, writing-table and chair to make your stay all the more comfortable. Each coach is named after the well-known places of Rajasthan like Hawa Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Surya Mahal, Moti Mahal, etc. Each deluxe saloon has different color theme of fine jewels like Ruby, Pearl and Sapphire. 

Super Deluxe Saloon
The 14th coach has 2 Super Deluxe Saloons. The Super Deluxe Coach is called Taj Mahal. Super Deluxe Suites offers a spacious living with complete comfort of royal suites. The fine silk and velvet bedspreads and draperies make you feel like royalty. The finely carved wooden furniture adds to your experience. The bed in the cabin is large and comfortable with colour-coordinated draperies. The ottoman, sofa-chairs and writing table have been provided to make your stay luxurious. The suites have been named after the two precious stones, Emerald and Diamond. 

The train has two restaurants namely ‘Swaran Mahal’ and ‘Sheesh Mahal’. Sheesh Mahal has been adorned with splendid floor lamps and crystal pelmets; the entire restro-bar is made of wood and crystal. The Swarn Mahal, has been planned around a theme of gold and brass. These restaurants offer a wide variety of authentic Rajasthani, Indian, Continental and Chinese Cuisines. The entire restaurant is made of wood and crystal and food is served with customized hand-made cutlery and specially designed crockery. 

The finest wines and international brands of liquor are available in the two resto-lounges. 

In addition, the train has an excellent spa on board. The spa can offer you various massages and therapies on board.