Rajasthan portrays a different art of living. This is one of the royal states of India where the majestic palaces showcase the ultimate grandeur of Indian monarchy and mighty forts exhibit the strength and gallantry of the Rajput clan.
Palace on Wheels enables tourists to experience the regal lifestyle of Rajasthan, embrace its culture and soak its ultimate opulence.
How? Let us Checkout.
A Grand Welcome
This is the first part of the journey which enables the guests to experience the royal culture of Rajasthan. Tourists are welcomed with tilak and garland just like Rajput monarchs.
The 39 deluxe cabins and 2 super deluxe cabins of Palace on Wheels is one of the aspects of the train which helps the guests get a vibe of the rich culture of Rajasthan. The coaches are replicas of royal palaces and hunting lodges, equipped with vintage furniture, panoramic windows and large wall mirrors.
State-of-the Art Amenities
This is another feature of Palace on Wheels which helps the tourists experience the rich culture of Rajasthan. This salon of Maharajas, Nizams and Viceroys gives the same charm and relaxation that the monarchs used to experience.
- Rejuvenate and de-stress with authentic Ayurveda SPA treatment.
- Get high with friends at the well stocked bar, sipping some of the finest drinks of the world.
- Lay back in the comfortable leather cushioned chairs, watching the spooling landscapes.
- Play the royal games of billiards, chess and Chinese Checkers on-board.
- Get all necessities just at hand with a 24*7 attendant just at your service. What more? The attendants are dressed in ethnic Rajasthani apparel with turbans to give the true feel of Rajasthan.
Colourful Rajasthani Weddings
Rajasthani marriage ceremonies brim with life and are vibrant. So if you are also looking for a similar kind of wedding for yourself or your loved ones then Palace on Wheels an arrange the same. The wedding on Wheels is another great way to soak Rajasthani culture. Get the entire train booked for a week to celebrate to celebrate this special day.
An Extraordinary Dining Experience
Sumptuous cuisines served in a majestic way is another part of Rajasthani culture. Palace on Wheels has a team of expert chefs who prepare both authentic Rajasthani cuisines and intercontinental dishes which satisfy the taste buds. The luxurious fabrics, immaculate chandeliers, fine glass designs, coloured lamps with soft lights and mahogany panels creates a magical dining ambience. Food is served on imported crockery to enhance the dining experience.
Elephant and Camel Rides
As the tourists dis-embark Palace on Wheels at Jaipur, they are taken to the Amber Fort just like a king on decked up elephants. Palace on Wheels also arranges special camel rides over the golden sands of the Thar Desert. To get a better feel of Rajasthan, dress up in ethnic apparel to enjoy these rides.
Touring Heritage Sites
Bask in the ancient culture of Rajasthan visiting the thousands of years old palaces and forts of the state. Every palace and castle of Rajasthani treasures the gallant tales of the Rajput clan and hence experiencing the culture of the state is incomplete without visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, like
- The Chittorgarh Fort
- The Kumbhalgarh Fort
- The Ranthambore Fort
- Gagron Fort
- Amber Fort
- Jaisalmer Fort
Go on a Jungle Safari
The Maharajas loved to go on a hunting spree and wildlife of the state is an integral part of the culture of Rajasthan. Palace on Wheels takes its tourists to Ranthambore National Park where you can witness the Royal Bengal Tigers in natural mood and to Keoladeo National Park to enjoy the chirps of hundreds of birds.
Enjoy Folk Song and Dance
Palace on Wheels arranges special folk song and dance programmes at the Sam Sand Dunes for its guests. As you sit around the bonfire, listening to the folk song blended with the melodies of sarangi and watch Rajasthani ladies cladded in large ghagras and bangles dance to the tune, an exploration of Rajasthani culture becomes complete.
Shop your Heart Out
Last but not the least; take back a piece of Rajasthan and its rich culture with you buying miniature paintings, dyed and tied textiles and silver jewellery.
Contact the travel agency of Palace on Wheels. Experience the extraordinary culture of this land of warrior and beautiful princesses with Palace on Wheels this vacation.
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