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The Heritage of India

Mumbai- Ajanta - Udaipur- Jodhpur - Bikaner -Jaipur - Ranthambore - Agra - Delhi
(7 Nights / 8 Days)

The heritage train, Maharajas'’ Express will take you through the bustling city of Mumbai, which is a commercial hub of India and will end the journey in its capital city, Delhi. This Indian luxury tour of 8 days will help its guests to visit Ajanta, one of the most remarkable World Heritage Sites to observe and admire the beautiful cave paintings there. It will then lead to Udaipur, the Venice of East. Being on this royal journey, the valued guests can get the glimpses of the land of Maharajas'- Rajasthan.

Pay a visit to the magnificent Mehrangarh fort of Jodhpur and enjoy the enchanting sand dunes at Bikaner along with cocktails & lavish barbeque. Get soaked in the color of Pink City- Jaipur, spot the rarely found tigers closely at Ranthambore. Know about the majestic beauty and architecture of the iconic symbol of love- Taj Mahal. It is considered as one of the Seven Wonders of the World and has been enrolled into the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites

One of the world’s leading luxury trains, Maharajas' Express ensures its guests with an unforgettable heritage train tours, providing optimum lavishness and comfort.

Embarkation & Disembarkation (Heritage of India)
  • Check-in Venue & Timing - The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai / 1330 hrs
  • Departure Station & Timing - Mumbai - Chatrpati Shivaji Terminus / 1640 hrs
  • Arrival Station & Timing - Delhi - Safdarjung Station / 1500 hrs
Tour Highlights
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Ajanta Cave Monuments
  • Indulge in a royal lunch at Udaipur
  • Enjoy a cocktail dinner with Marwar Culinary delight in Jodhpur at Bikaner
  • Lunch at an exclusive venue at Jaipur
  • An exciting game drive at Ranthambore National Park
  • Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal at Agra and enjoy Champagne Breakfast.

Detail Itinerary

Day 1 Mumbai - Ajanta

The Heritage Tour of India will commence with a grand traditional welcome. The reporting time will be 1430 hrs, at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel for Registration.
You will then be escorted to Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station, in Mumbai from where you will board the luxury train named Maharajas' Express to begin your heritage luxury tours through the majestic lands of India.
Learn about the rich Indian history in brief.
A royal dinner on-board will satisfy your hunger. Have a comfortable stay at night in the regal chambers and cabins of Maharajas'.

Day 02 Ajanta Caves

Your day will begin with a relishing breakfast on-board.
You will then move towards the Ajanta Caves for a sightseeing tour. This group of caves is from 2nd BC or 480 or 650 AD, which are actually ancient Buddhist rock cave monuments. These majestic caves will give a wonderful start to the Indian heritage tour.
Return back to the luxury train to enjoy your lunch on board. Spend some relaxed leisure hours in the evening.
The next destination of this heritage tour will be Udaipur, popular as “the Venice of East.”
Have a comfortable overnight stay in the lavish Maharajas' Express after enjoying a regal dinner on-board.

Day 03 Udaipur

The third day of your tour will begin with the breakfast in the luxury train.
Enjoy a joy boat ride in the pristine waters of Lake Pichola on arriving at Udaipur, the City of lakes. Then proceed towards the City Palace for sightseeing. It houses a huge collection of ancient miniature paintings along with a Crystal Gallery. This heritage luxury tour of India provides with opportunities to peep into Indian artistry.
A regal lunch at Satkar Hall of Fateh Prakash Palace will be scheduled for you in the premises of city Palace.
You can then go back to spend the afternoon relaxing on-board or can avail the services of the Spa at the 5 Star hotel in Udaipur. You can also shop till your heart’s content or if time permits, enjoy a Sound and Light show.
Enjoy a lavish dinner in the excellent ambiance of the theme based restaurants named Rang Mahal and Mayur Mahal, reflecting Indian heritage.
You will then move towards Jodhpur, the next destination of India Heritage tour, while spending a comfortable overnight on-board.

Day 04 Jodhpur

After having a relishing royal breakfast on-board, either spend the leisure morning hours in the train itself or if the time permits, go for a village tour at Bishnoi Village (it is an optional tour).
Feel rejuvenated at the Spa of a 5 star hotel.
Pay a visit to the ancient Mehrangarh Fort, post lunch. Take a stroll of the Old Clock Tower Market. Observe the lifestyle of the natives and feel like one among them. Take a fascinating ride on Tuk-tuks for a city tour.
You will then proceed to Hanwant Mahal for a Royal Cocktail Dinner accompanied by cultural performances. A puppet show will be the highlight of this Heritage tour of India.
Return back to the Maharajas' Express, which will proceed to Bikaner.

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Day 05 Bikaner

Get the picturesque view of countryside, while having breakfast on-board.
Arriving at Bikaner you can opt to relax on-board or visit any of these two- Lalgarh Museum, to admire Rajasthani architectural marvel or the 600 year old Rat Temple at Deshnok (famous for its sacred rats).
Post lunch on-board, pay a visit to Junagarh Fort.
Guests then proceed towards the picturesque Sand Dunes to enjoy sundowner cocktails and barbeque. Watch the folk dance performance as well. Take a tea-break on the way at Gajner Palace.
After that return back to embark the Maharajas' Express and leave for the Pink City, Jaipur.

Day 06 Jaipur

Either rest in the comfort of Maharajas' Express after lunch or get indulged into the rejuvenation activities at a five star hotel’s Spa.
You can also opt for a shopping tour or enjoy golfing at Rambagh Golf club.
A visit to the City Palace and Jantar Mantar (the Observatory) will be on the cards for you.
Your day will begin with an on-board breakfast.
On reaching Jaipur, your excursion will begin with a visit to the Amber Fort.
To admire the heritage of India, proceed to visit the City Palace/Jai Mahal Palace. Get involved in elephant activities such as painting the elephants or feeding them. You can also take a royal ride and then have a sumptuous lunch.
After having your dinner on board, you will leave for Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore), which will be the next destination of this Heritage Tour of India.

Day 07 Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore) - Fatehpur Sikri

You will then proceed to Ranthambore National Park for a thrilling game drive.
Enjoy your regal breakfast on-board.
The Luxury Train will then move towards Fatehpur Sikri- the ancient Mughal capital. You will be served with a royal lunch on board.
Go for a sightseeing tour in the secluded Mughal City after reaching there.
After the city tour, return back to the luxurious Maharajas'’ Express to enjoy an enchanting "Indian Evening." Have a relishing on-board dinner, which is the specialty of this Heritage Train Tour.
Have a comfortable overnight stay on-board at the Maharajas' Express.

Day 8 Agra - Delhi

The Heritage Tour of India will then lead you to Agra, its last destination. Proceed to get the glimpses of Taj Mahal- the iconic monument of love.
Atop Taj Khema, have a Champagne Breakfast.
Then travel towards the capital city, Delhi. While traveling to the last stoppage of the Heritage tour, enjoy a relishing lunch on-board.

Say good-bye to the Maharajas' Express as The Heritage tour of India comes to an end!

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The Heritage of India Schedule 2016 - 2017 & 2018

Month Departure Dates
October, 2016 22
November, 2016 19
December, 2016 17
January, 2017 14
Fabruary, 2017 11
March, 2017 11
April, 2017 8
October, 2017 7
November, 2017 4
December, 2017 2,30
January, 2018 27
Fabruary, 2018 24
March, 2018 24

The Heritage of India - Tariff (8 Days / 7 Nights)
(Covering approx. 3285 kms)

Cabin Type Adult Single Supplement
Deluxe Cabin USD 6840 USD 5160
Junior Suite USD 9890 USD 8910
Suite USD 13800 USD 13800
Presidential Suite USD 23700 USD 23700
  • All the above prices are on per person per journey on twin sharing basis
  • The above cost is exclusive of 4.50% service tax that will be charged extra.
  • Prices are subject to change in case of any change or amendment in the routing.
  • Supplement will apply for Signature Journey, Special occasions such as a New Year, Christmas etc.
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