Royal Orient Train Tours
Your quest for the picture perfect train tour in India ends with the Royal Orient tour package. The Royal Orient is one of the most luxurious trains running on the Indian tracks. The Royal Orient offers a journey back in time while enjoying the most modern of comforts. Amongst the renowned tourist destinations covered by the Royal Orient are Delhi, Chittaurgarh, Udaipur, and Junagarh. The lavish interiors of the Royal Orient and the picturesque journey make the tour an unforgettable experience for the tourists. The royal retreat is one that must be enjoyed by anyone who wishes to live life king-size.
09 Nights / 10 Days to Delhi - Chittaurgarh - Udaipur - Junagarh - Sasan Gir - Palitana - Ahmedabad - Jaipur - Agra
Day1 - Delhi
Arrive in Delhi. You will be received at the airport and brought to hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a tour of the city, visiting Presidential Palace, Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Chandini Chowk.
Day2 - Delhi
Spend the morning at leisure. In the noon, transfer to the Royal Orient, the former Palace on Wheels, which is now operating on a new route.
Day3 - Chittaurgarh / Udaipur
Tour the cities of Chittaurgarh and Udaipur. Visit the massive and awesome Chittaurgarh Fort, which is atop a hill. Aslo visit the Tower of Fame (Kirti Stambh) and the Tower of Victory (Vijay Stambh). Udaipur, well known as the City of Lakes, offers many places worth visiting such as City Palace and Lake Pichola.
Day4 - Junagarh
Arrival in Junagarh. This place is very rarely visited but is rich in temples and other structures. Visit 3rd Century rock edifices and Somnath Temples.
Day5 - Sasan Gir
Explore the Sasan gir Lion Sanctuary - the exclusive Asiatic Lion Reserve- spread over 1400 sq km. The sanctuary is also a home to panthers, striped hyenas, spotted deer, peacocks and other exotic birds. Also visit St. Paul's Church at Diu and the beaches of Mandavi.
Day6 - Palitana
Palitana is known all over the world for the 863 splendid Jain temples atop Shatrunjaya Hills. These temples, of breathtaking beauty, were built in the 11th Century. After visiting the temples proceed to Ahmedabad by coach.
Day7 - Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad is the capital of the state of Gujrat. It was here that Mahatma Gandhi founded his Sabarmati ashram. Visit Gandhi Museum, Sidi Mosque, Adalaj step-well and textile museum.
Day8 - Jaipur
Founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh, Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City. Tour the city and visit City Palace, Palace of Winds, Observatory, Rambagh Palace and Amber Fort on elephant back. Check-in at a hotel for overnight stay.
Day9 - Agra
Depart for Agra in the morning by car/coach. En route visit Fatehpur Sikri. In Agra you will visit the eternal symbol of love - the Taj Mahal. Also explore the Agra Fort and Itamad ud Daula. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day10 - Delhi
Spend the morning relaxing and engaging in independent activities. Leave for Delhi by car. At Delhi, depart for your onward journey.