Travelling in a train can be a different experience if it’s comfortable. The newly launched luxury coaches by Indian Railways is a perfect example of this. Fitted with jerk – less seats and latest amenities; journey in these coaches is a refreshing experience. Classy Purple look, spacious side berths, LED reading lights, bio – toilets and snack table are some of the excellent features of this trendy train. What more, each compartment has a separate mobile and laptop charging point. The list of facilities includes water bottle holder next to every seat, fire – proof seats made of polyvinyl material, carpet paint on floors and middle berth with side supports. All these novel ideas and additions make for a distinct experience. It’s a kind of experience which is 10% of what one would get in any of the heritage trains of India. Like if you get a Maharajas Express Train Booking done and tour by it; you are bound to get an exotic experience.

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Maharaja Express Train which has been chosen as the Winner of World’s Leading Luxury Train India Award 2012-2013 is a joyous experience. Filled with world-class royal facilities in its 23 beautiful carriages with Wi – Fi rooms, DVD Players, individual climate control, Plasma TV’s with satellite channels, inter-continental cuisine, Indian delicacies served on Limoges plates, gold and silver plated cutlery in its exotic restaurants and fine spirits served in hand cut crystal glasses. All these facilities not only give it the train the desired royal look and ambience but also a feel to be in one of these heritage trains crafted out with patience and dedication. One gets maharaja express train booking in advance to get a lifetime experience.

The Royal Lounge of this train is equipped with club armchairs, en – suite bar giving it a laid back and pampered experience. Presidential suites, complimentary kits, library, souvenir shop and a plush Observation car with cosy chairs makes the experience more distinct. To unravel such an experience one can get Maharajas Express Train Booking done online via the main website of IRCTC using any international Debit/Credit card. Earlier these bookings could be done only by using American Express Card but now it can be done by any international card!

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Getting on any of the heritage trains is just like going around Rajasthan on wheels. Rather it would not be wrong to say it’s like Royal Rajasthan on wheels. Travelling on these trains is living the bygone era of Rajasthan royals. Covering royal cities of Rajasthan like Aurangabad, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Gwalior and Balasinor it showcases 18th century India in its best forms. Royal palaces, forts and Havelis preserved for decades are more than just amazing to see and experience. All these ancient structures are a marvel to see with a perfect combination of Islamic, Persian, Indian and Turkish designs. The forts, tombs and mosques one gets to see on the voyage are filled with inscriptions, ornamental black, blue, green and white floral designs, intricate carvings, vaulted gateways, decorative panels, beautiful arches, painted walls and ceilings, pillared domes, terraced platforms are something  to look out for.

To board this train and experience this unique journey across the sand dunes and royal destinations of Rajasthan; its a good idea to travel with friends, family and kids. It can be an amusing journey too with your own porters and butlers, high-speed internet on board, international adaptors, onboard telephones, English speaking guides and much more; the entire experience becomes richer and livelier! The experience is enhanced with delicious Indian and continental delicacies which are freshly prepared and served on board. What more, the way they are served is altogether an experience in itself! So, enjoy while you are on board and off the board… .

All the heritage trains are fitted with electronic safes which are personalized. You can safely keep your travel documents, passports, cash and even a limited amount of jewelry in these safes. Just like the heritage trains; the all new “make in India” trains too are cozy and comfortable with their new designs amenities and facilities. The only thing which is accepted from its guests is to maintain the decorum of the trains!