India Luxury Train Travel

Experience Luxury Trains of India on your next adventure

Train travel in India has got to be one of the best experiences of journeying the subcontinent. Nothing quite beats sitting by a window, fresh chai in hand, enjoying the scenes of life that pass by. But, the Indian railways system is renowned for being overly complex and sometimes complicated - so we are here to help set you up with all everything you need to know to enjoy travelling by train in India to the full! 

Train travel is synonymous with India and indeed it is the largest employer in India with over 1.4 million employees. Indian railway journeys might not be as slick as the Swiss, but they are almost as extensive and equally exhilarating. It is undoubtedly true that trains are the lifeline of India, and while travelling in the country, it is one of the most convenient and comfortable modes of transport, especially for a long journey. Travelling by train in India offers you a quintessential experience of more space and added comfort as compared to a ride on the bus. 

There are various degrees of train travel in India and most people would like to do a journey of some sort on a trip to the country which we do thoroughly recommend, though do beware, it is not the romantic experience that most people expect. It is a wonderful way of experiencing the ‘real’ India!

Luxury Trains in India

From some of the world’s highest mountains to the largest deserts, India is a heavily populated country that spans nearly 2.09 million square kilometers. With a population of 1.35 billion and a vast amount of land to cover, a luxury train journey in India is an excellent way to tour the country without contending with overwhelming crowds, jam-packed buses, or public trains. Traversing through beautiful plains and to exotic destinations, the exquisite luxury trains in India, that float majestically in the major tourist circuits of India are an attraction to the affluent from the country and abroad. With 5 star hospitality and only the best services on board, the royal railway network has to be the most exclusive and yet one of the most culturally rich experiences of all times.

Maharaja Express India Luxury Trains

Maharaja Express

The Maharajas’ Express has revolutionized the luxury travel experience by giving the chance to see legendary locations. This train ride will leave you with wonderful memories to be treasured. India’s most extravagant and opulent train in its class, demands respect and at least one ride in a lifetime.


Palace on Wheels India Luxury Trains

Palace on Wheels

The first luxury train in India, known as Palace on Wheels, began service on January 26, 1982. One of India’s finest luxury trains for royalty, in fact. It is much like a palace on wheels that evokes the relic of the past of rulers and their royal palaces with its opulent cabins, gorgeous wallpaper & friendly hospitality.

Golden Chariot India Luxury Trains

The Golden Chariot

The Golden Chariot is an effort to draw connections between some of the significant events that have formed South India’s history over many centuries. The train includes bars, restaurants serving a range of cuisines, an Ayurveda spa, and other 5-star amenities.

Deccan Odyssey India Luxury Trains

Deccan Odyssey

The Deccan Odyssey is inspired by the modes of transportation used by monarchs and emperors during various royal times of ancient India. Its imperial service for passengers, palace-like cabin décor, multi-cuisine dining, lounges, a conference car, an onboard spa, and other cutting-edge amenities put it among the top luxury trains in India.

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