Worlds Best Train Brings Out The Maharaja In You
What’s the worlds best train? This depends on what you are looking for. If you are a thrill-seeker, you may want to tour on a train that chugs on high hills and bridges. India has a lot many places that offer adventurers a time of their lives.
For solace-seekers, there are trains that take you to renowned meditation zones and ‘yoga ashrams’ nestled amidst lush greenery and nature’s basket. India has this too. The country is a mix of cultures and sightseeing places. There are places that stun you, places that relax you, places that soar your adrenalin, and places that awaken your spiritual self.
What for those looking for sheer luxury? There are times when you wish to be king or queen. Alas, you are often unable to find people who pamper and treat you with royalty in your daily life. To your delight, you can realize your kingly or queenly dreams on a train. India offers several luxury trains that spell luxury with a big L.
One of them is the Maharajas’ Express. This is ranked as the worlds best train. Of course, it is expensive. Well, if you wish to be the king or the queen, you ought to spend like a king or a queen, right? However, not all have king-size wallets. Yet, they dream to be treated like kings or queens. For them, the train provides special offers that help you save money and travel in opulence without emptying their wallets.
The Indian railways’ pride
The Maharajas’ Express has surpassed other luxury trains. Tourists, foreign and domestic, prefer this train when they wish to embark on a luxurious journey. The train offers a variety of tour plans. It operates in North India and Central India, covering world-famous tourist destinations of Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and Madhya Pradesh.
Unique features of the train:
• It has a Presidential Suite called ‘Navratna.’ It spans one entire carriage.
• It possesses an in-built water filtration plant.
• It features live television and connectivity through telephone lines and WiFi.
• It is decorated to bring to life the Emperor era of India.
• It welcomes its passengers on the platform in traditional Indian style of welcome that was done to kings.
The train, indeed, is a gem among luxury trains. Interestingly, its suites and cabins are named after each gemstone; while its one and only Presidential Suite is a place of ‘Nine Gems’ or ’Navratna.’
A different experience
The Maharajas’ Express is not merely a train that takes you from one destination to another. It is a lifestyle. When you step inside the train you are transformed. You don the ‘royal cloak.’ Time seems to stand still. You seem to be the king or the queen with personal butlers and regal dining cars, royal suites, lavish meals, and more. Everything seems to be surreal. This is so different from your real life!
So, for the luxury-seekers, here comes a train that promises to crown you king or queen. You only need to choose from one of the five tour plans and book your suite. This can be done online too. The train’s tours are on till March.