Luxury Trains of India 印度的豪華列車
Experience the lifestyles of kings and maharajas by traversing India in luxury trains
Golden Chariot 金輦號
A luxury train filled to the brim with modern amenities, the Golden Chariot offers three distinct tour packages to choose from. Each of these tours has been designed to showcase the essence of the South India states of Karnataka as well as Goa.
For eight days and seven nights, the Golden Chariot takes its passengers across time through ancient kingdoms such as Hampi, Halebid, and Badami. During this magical trip, the juxtaposition of the historical heritage of the places displayed across towns like Belur, Bangalore and Mysore with the wildlife heritage of Kabini and also the state-of-the art amenities of Goa enables passengers to completely indulge their senses on an all-inclusive package.
Besides the luxurious destinations, the guests are also welcome to get themselves pampered onboard the Golden Chariot. The various amenities that a guest could avail of include two in-house restaurants, namely, Nala and Ruchi; one lounge bar; a gym as well as a Spa. A variety of cuisines are served in the most tasteful manner in the restaurants and the “Mandira” bar is the perfect place to unwind and relax. The accommodation options too have been very well taken care of through this 11-coach wonder. Each of these coaches has been artistically adorned to offer cozy comforts as well as the luxury of a 5-star vacation.
Palace on Wheels 車輪上的宮殿
Once used by the rulers of the states of Rajputana, Gujarat, the Nizam of Hyderabad and the Viceroy of British India, the Palace on Wheels is a fully air-conditioned and luxurious train comprising of 14 deluxe saloons, each with four twin-bedded cabins attached with facilities such as bath and shower with hot and cold water, attached toilets, channel music, intercom, interesting games for children and wall-to-wall carpeting.
Named after different states in Rajasthan, these saloons are decorated in accordance with the culture and characteristics of the respective places. The Palace on Wheels also has two restaurants cum kitchen cars—the Maharaja and the Maharani offering traditional Indian, Rajasthani, Continental and Chinese cuisine. At the end of each coach is a separate lounge providing passengers a relaxing atmosphere when they come out of their bedrooms; the lounge provides an exotic view of great Indian countryside.
Within the seven-nights-eight-days route of Palace on Wheels, you will have the opportunity to visit many beautiful cities, historical monuments, wildlife sanctuaries and experience the enjoyment of your lifetime. The train leaves Delhi every Wednesday.
Deccan Odyssey Train 得幹長途號列車
If Europe has the Orient Express and Palace on Wheels belongs to Rajasthan, Maharasthra is synonymous with the Deccan Odyssey. Deccan Odyssey is the result of a collaboration between and the famous Taj Group of hotels and the Indian Railway, and is a complete five-star hotel on wheels, with two restaurants, a bar, a sauna, a business centre and other such amenities on board.
如果歐洲有東方快車，Rajasthani-拉賈斯坦尼有車輪宮殿，Mahasrasthra-馬哈式拉式塔拉就跟Deccan Odyssey Train-得幹長途號列車齊名，Deccan Odyssey Train-得幹長途列車是著名的Taj-大志酒店集團和印度鐵道局的合作項目，完全是一個車輪上的五星級酒店，有兩間餐廳，一個酒吧，一间桑拿浴室，一個商務中心和其他設施。
Starting from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai, the Deccan Odyssey transports its guests on an unforgettable weeklong journey, the Deccan Odysseys’s route brings you past exotic destinations covering the vast expanse of Maharashtra and a pinch of Goa—Mumbai, Ganpatipule, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Goa, Pune, Aurangabad, Ajanta and Ellora.
從孟買的Chhatrapati Shivaji-茶拉塔拉趴地始吧記總站啟程，Deccan Odyssey-得幹長途號帶領乘客撘上一個星期長的難忘旅程，Deccan Odyssey-得幹長途號的路線帶你經過有異國情調的地點，橫跨一大片Maharashtra-馬哈式拉式塔拉的土地以及果阿的重鎮如Ganpatipule-甘趴地普樂，Ratnagiri-拉拿吉里，Sindhudurg-興都德，Goa-果阿, Pune-普涅，Aurangabad-奧蘭嘎巴，Ajanta-阿沾塔和Ellora-伊洛拉。
Royal Orient Train 皇家東方號列車
As you embark on your journey by the Royal Orient train, you get to explore two of the most fascinating and culturally rich states of India, Gujarat and Rajasthan. A joint venture of the Tourism Corporation of Gujarat and the Indian Railways, the Royal Orient train is fitted with all the modern conveniences you would expect in five star hotels. Every cabin is clean, comfortable and furnished tastefully. The cabins have spacious baths attached to them, equipped with running hot and cold water.
Starting from Delhi Cantonment Station, the Royal Orient offers a seven-day-eight-night package covering important heritage tourist locations in Rajasthan and Gujarat. Some of the tourist spots covered are the Qutub Minar, Red Fort and Jama Masjid in Delhi, Chittorgarh Fort and Rani Padmini’s Palace in Chittorgarh, Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, Lake Palace in Udaipur, the Gir Wildlife Sanctuary in Gujarat and the Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar in Jaipur.
從Delhi-德里的Cantonment Station-廣東民站啟程，皇家列車號提供了七天八夜的旅遊配套，包括Rajasthan-拉賈斯坦和Gujarat-骨加辣境內重要的人文遺產旅遊景點如，德里的Qutub Minar-庫土卜塔， Red Fort-紅砲台和Jama Masjid-賈瑪清真寺，Chittorgarh-奇多兒嘎的Chittorgarh Fort奇多兒嘎砲台和Rani Padmini-拉你帕迷你皇后的宮殿，Ahmedabad-阿麥達巴的Sabarmati Ashram沙芭馬地(聖雄甘地的)靈修所，Udaipur-烏代普洱的Lake Palace湖上宮殿，Gujarat-骨加辣的Gir Wildlife Sanctuary-極樂野生動物自然棲息地，以及Jaipur加普洱區的Hawa Mahal-微風宮殿和Jantar Mantar佔大漫大天文台。
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Source > The Travel Times Newsletter 旅遊時光報
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