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Royal Rajasthan on Wheels – now renamed Palace On Wheels

With effect September 2017 the old carriages of Palace on Wheels train are going to be replaced by present carriages of Royal Rajasthan On Wheels Train Viz the 7 Nights circuit of Royal Rajasthan on Wheels coverin Khajuraho/Varanasi besides Rajasthan will stop operating & same train will now be operating on Palace On Wheels Circuit covering Forts & Palaces of Rajasthan with Taj Mahal

Experience the regal sojourn with leisure travel across the brave lands of Rajputana on 'Royal Rajasthan on Wheels'. In sheer opulence and comfort, the heritage train offers a pristine historical experience that will just make memories linger. As the whistles of the luxury train blows and the wheels roll down the tracks, the travelers witness the true colors of Rajasthan portrayed by amazing architecture, fascinating festivals, scintillating sports, high adrenaline adventure, centurion craft and age old tradition. The 'Royal Rajasthan on Wheels' is a joint venture of the Ministry of Railways, Government of India, and Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation Ltd., supported by the Development of Tourism (Government of India).



This luxury version of Palace On Wheels - called ROYAL RAJASTHAN ON WHEELS Train Tour, covers a different circuit combing Best of Rajasthan with Kama Sutra Temples & Holy Ganges.

The Cabins are more spacious & you have choice to book Super Deluxe Cabins also.
Each Cabin is richly furnished in hues of Pearl, Ruby & Sapphire colours
There are two Bar Lounges with Dining Facility & recently a Spa Saloon Carriage has also been added
The crystal work in the Bar Lounges are a sight to behold

The configuration of Saloons & their literal meaning are:
  • Chandra Mahal -Palace of Moon
  • Hawa Mahal-Palace of Winds
  • Jal Mahal-Palace on Water
  • Jogi Mahal -Palace in Paradise
  • Kishori Mahal -Palace of Youth
  • Kumbha Palace-Palace of immortal nector
  • Moti Mahal-Palace of Stars
  • Suvarna Mahal-Palace of Gold
    (Restro Bar Lounge 1)
  • Sheesh Mahal -Palace of Crystals
    (Restro Bar Loung 2)
  • Taj Mahal -One of seven wonders of Modern World
  • Padmini Mahal-Famous Queen of Southern Rajasthan
  • Phool Mahal-Palace of Flowers
  • Sukh Mahal-Palace of Happiness
  • Surya Mahal-Palace of Sun
  • Umed Palace- Palace of Hope

Comparision between New Palalace On Wheels Train & Maharajas Express Train

Salient Features
Feature Palace On Wheels (POW Train) Royal Rajasthan On Wheels (RROW Train)
Train Category Deluxe
Cabin Type Two Four
Circuits Single Circuit of 7 Nights Duration Five Different circuits
(three of 7 Nights each & two of 3 Nights each)
Part Journey Option Minimum five nights part journey allowed with payment on pro-rata basis No discount on part journey
On Board Facilities Two Restro Bar Lounge Saloons & Spa Saloon Two Dining Cars,One Bar Lounge & Club Saloon
Private Temperature Control Panel in Cabin NO Yes
Are Sightseeing Tours included in package Cost Yes Though visit to majority of Sightseeing Places is included ,provision has been made to avail some optional tours like shopping ,off board spa treatments etc on extra payment
Operates from September till April October till April
Discounted Rates Two months of April & September N/A
High Season October to March October till april
Peak Season 10% Extra on Xmas & New Year Holiday Season Departs US$ 500 per person extra for Xmas & New Year holiday Season depart
Mimimum Per Person Cost (on twin sharing) @ US$ 3500 per person on twin share for 7 nights journey in April & September @ US$ 3850 per person on twin share for 3 nights journey

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