Spectacular Palace on Wheels tour was launched to boost the tourism of Rajasthan in the year 1982. This joint initiative of Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation and the Indian Railways marked the beginning of royal trains in India. This caravan of frivolous amusements, vivacious entertainments, and full of celebrations is admired as one of the top ten train journeys in the world.
The convoy of royalty is also known as the Queen of luxury trains in India and is doubtlessly the tiara of India tour. This motorcade of ostentatious grandiose covers the out of ordinary destinations which takes you across the grand forts, impressive palaces, cultural carnivals, ethnic festivals, sparkling sand dunes, camel outing, vibrant shopping sphere and delectable cuisines. The most imperial excursion gives an exceptional chance to dig deep in to the hypnotically beautiful terrain of New Delhi, Jaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Chittorgarh, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Bharatpur and Agra.
The regal cavalcade is decorated with matchless lavishness, outstanding facilities, and flawless services which will give you a royal experience to cherish forever. This magical tour is adorned with 14 air conditioned coaches, two traditional restaurants serving multi cuisines, well stocked bar, lounge, indoor games, mail box, medical aid, shopping arcade, separate bar cab for smoking guests, ATM and satellite phones.
The Palace on Wheels cost for the year 2011 is US$ 500 per person per night which includes accommodation, food, sightseeing, cultural entertainment, Bharatpur rickshaw ride, Udaipur boat ride, and Jaisalmer Camel Ride.