"The Royal Orient" running on metre gauge train tracks is one of the luxurious trains in India. The train takes you through the two culturally fascinating states of Gujarat and Rajasthan.
The Royal Orient,a joint venture of the Tourism Corporation of Gujarat and the Indian Railways is one of the world's most exotic trains. Similar to the Other Luxury trains like "The Fairy Queen" and "
The Palace On Wheels" traveling in The Royal Orient is a rare delight of cherishing the Maharaja (royal) times.
There are thirteen coaches and saloons that are inspired from the mighty kingdoms. The train provides all the modern conveniences Air-conditioned ambience,clean,comfortable and furnished as in a first class hotel. The cabins have spacious baths attached and equipped with running hot and cold water. Multi-cuisine restaurants,bar and a library on the Royal Orient are other facilities provided.
|Tariff Plan,The Royal Orient :|
October - March :
(per person per night)
April & September :
- Single Occupancy US $ 350
- Double Occupancy US $ 200
- Triple Occupancy US $ 175
(per person per night)
Note : Children below 5 years are permitted free. Those between 5 and 12 years are charged only 50%
- Single Occupancy US $ 263
- Double Occupancy US $ 150
- Triple Occupancy US $ 132
|Itinerary,The Royal Orient :|
- Day 1 - Delhi
15.00 hrs : Journey Starts from Delhi Cantonment Railway Station.
Evening Tea and Dinner onboard.
- Day 2 - Chittaurgarh & Udaipur
05.30 hrs : Arrival at Chittaurgarh
A tour to the glorious fort of Chittaurgarh.
09.00 hrs : Departure for Udaipur.
12.15 hrs : Arrival at Udaipur – The City of Lakes
17.50 hrs : Departure for Mehsana.
- Day 3 - Mehsana & Ahmedabad
06.45 hrs : Arrival at Mehsana
Visit Sun temple at Modhera and Patola Weaving center at Patan.
11.15 hrs : Departure for Ahmedabad
12.45 hrs : Arrival at Ahmedabad
Sightseeing of Ahmedabad.
- Day 4 - Sasan Gir & Delwada
08.00 hrs : Arrival at Sasan Gir
Visit Lion Sanctuary which are found only in GIR with an optional excursion to Temples of Somnath.
11.15 hrs : Departure for Delwada
12.45 hrs : Arrival at Delwada
Visit Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach and excursion to Diu Fort and St. Paul’s Church.
20.00 hrs : Departure for Palitana,dinner overboard
- Day 5 - Palitana & Sarkhej
07.45 hrs : Arrival at Palitana
12.00 hrs : Departure for Sarkhej.
At Sarkhej visit Vishalla Village and have dinner at hotel.
22.30 hrs : Departure for Udaipur
- Day 6 - Udaipur
07.15 hrs : Arrival at Udaipur
Sightseeing of Devigarh.
Departure by the Royal Orient
- Day 7 - Jaipur
07.50 hrs : Arrival at Jaipur
Visit Hawa Mahal and enjoy elephant ride to ascend Amer Fort, City Palace and Jantar Mantar – the Royal Observatory.
21.55 hrs : Departure for Delhi.
- Day 8 - Delhi
07.00 hrs : Arrival at Delhi Cantonment Railway Station.