Day 1: Wednesday: Welcome on board (Delhi) DEPARTURE 6.00 PM
Board Palace On Wheels train from Safdarjung Railway station. You will be welcomed by garlanding and treated like Maharaja & Maharani. Dinner will be served on board in its couple of restaurants. Overnight on board.
Day 2: Thursday : Jaipur ARRIVAL 3.45 AM DEPARTURE 11.30 PM
In Jaipur, your tour began at the Hawa Mahal (Palace of wind) followed the amazing Jantar Mantar, an Astronomical Observatory. Later proceed to the City Palace now converted to museum of full royal splendor.
Jaipur is well known for its colourful shopping markets. Lunch at Amber Fort. You can ascend the hill top fort by decorated elephant. The fort is best example of splendid fusion of Rajput & Mughal style of Architecture.
Day 3: Friday, Swai Madhopur ARRIVAL 5.30 AM DEPARTURE 10.30 AM
Arrvive Sawai Madhopur railway station. Later transfer to Ranthambhore tiger reserve hardly 14 Kms from Sawai Madhopur. Visit 1000 year old Ranthambhore Fort. Enjoy wildlife safari inside the park.
Later board train and proceed to Chittorgarh. Chittorgarh Fort is the largest fort of India, built by Mauriyan rulers during 5th to 8th century. The fort covers an area of 680 acres. Most of the structures inside the fort premises are in ruins.
Day 4: Saturday, Udaipur ARRIVAL 8.00 AM DEPARTURE 3.30 PM.
Spend the day sightseeing at Udaipur, visiting the impressive city palace and other hotspots. After boat-ride proceed to Jaisalmer. Overnight on board.
Day 5: Sunday, Jaisalmer ARRIVAL 9.15 AM DEPARTURE 11.45 PM
Jaisalmer is one of the oldest trading centre in the country. Visit its old mansions popularly known as havelies. Nathmalgi Ke Haveli, Patwon Ki Haveli and Salim Singh Ji Ki Havelies are most striking architecture; a fine blend of ancient & the medieval era. Enjoy sunset camel ride at sand dunes, deep in the thar desert.
Day 6: Monday, Jodhpur ARRIVAL 7.00 AM DEPARTURE 3.30 PM
Grand welcome on arrival and thereafter sightseeing of the Mehrangarh Fort and Umaid Bhawan Palace. After lunch back to Palace on Wheels, dinner on board.
Day 7: Tuesday, Bharatpur ARRIVAL 5.00 AM DEPARTURE 8.45 AM
Arrive Bharatpur, a royal kingdom where the jats ruled. Proceed to the Keoladeo Ghana National Park, one of the finest bird sanctuary in the world
ARRIVAL 10.30 AM DEPARTURE 11.00 PM
Agra, one of the seven wonders of the world. The Taj Mahal built in the memory Mumtaz, Queen of emperor Shah Jahan
Day 7: Wednesday, Delhi ARRIVAL 0600 HRS
On the 8th day of the journey, the Palace on Wheels will land you back in Delhi at Safdarjung Railway Station about 0600 hrs. You will disembark from the train with pleasant memories of the past week.