Luxury Indian Train Tours and Indian Train Holiday Packages

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From a culture that first realised the adage ‘Athithi Devo Bhava,’ which means ‘guest is equivalent to God’ more than two millennia ago, visitors who choose to explore India and its hidden treasures can’t help but be captivated by its depth of beauty. Journeying on a luxury train across India is a once-in-a-lifetime event, and The Luxury Train Travel Company can arrange the finest luxury train packages. In India, with its incredible history, destinations, people, and culture, India train tours offer travellers a palace on wheels to see the country.

Once In Lifetime Luxury Train Tour Packages in India, That Will Take Your Breath Away

From the Taj Mahal in Agra and the vibrant culture of Chennai to the port city of Kochi and the river Ganges in Varanasi, Indian rail tours will leave you in awe by virtue of the country’s spectacular brightness and diversity. For most travellers booking luxury train holidays in India, it will signify the fulfilment of a lifelong dream to step aboard luxury trains and experience an elite lifestyle from a bygone era.

Climbing on board the Deccan Odyssey at the outset of your Indian train trip is a breathtaking and provocative occasion. Settling into one of the many deluxe cabins and heading for the Golden Triangle, Lake Pichola, Ellora Caves, or Golconda Fort in Hyderabad, you can step back in time and soak up all that India train holidays have to offer. The Deccan Odyssey is recognised as among the best tourist trains in India, and you can experience all of its opulence with our luxury India train tours packages.

Luxury India & South Asian Rail Tours

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Immerse Yourself in India’s Rich Culture and Diversity with the Best Luxury Train Holidays India Offers!

Embarking on a luxury train trip in India provides ample opportunity to bathe in the county’s unbelievably rich culture and astonishing diversity. Our luxury train packages in India offer the perfect excuse to witness some of the region’s cultural and artistic masterpieces in total comfort. Journey along the long and winding route through one of central Asia’s majestic gems and appreciate south and north India tour packages by train.

Our luxury train tours aboard the Deccan Odyssey grant guests wonderful facilities. They include two restaurants offering the finest Indian railway catering, a choice of double occupancy or a presidential suite, and remarkable views from the best train journeys in India. With such a vast country benefitting from such incomparable cultural richness, our luxury Indian train tours give passengers a chance to visit many popular destinations and achieve exclusive experiences on an Indian train journey.

Luxury India & South Asian Regional Highlights

The following highlights of India can be visited on our luxury rail tours and offer world class experiences.

India Agra

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Agra

The somewhat ordinary city of Agra also boasts the extraordinary Taj Mahal as one of its chief attractions and is not to be missed.

India Calcutta

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Kolkata

Kolkata (previously Calcutta) is a largely British Raj creation and has some of the best architecture from this period in India.

India Chennai

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Chennai

Chennai (formerly Madras) is the pleasant gateway to South India with a population in excess of 10 million and a vibrant culture.

India Darjeeling

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Darjeeling

Nestled up in the cooler foothills of the Himalayas this colonial retreat is surrounded by tea estates and reached by the Toy Train.

India Delhi

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Delhi

India’s capital is vast and sprawling city divided into Old and New Delhi and housing impressive Mughal and Colonial architecture.

India Fatephur Sikri

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Fatephur Sikri

Briefly the capital of Mughal India, this city was abandoned and the splendour of its architecture remains well intact.

India Goa

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Goa

The ex-Portuguese enclave of Goa is well known for its rich history and palm fringed beaches and has a visibly distinct feel to it.

India Hyderabad

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Hyderabad

One of India’s tech hubs this city has a rich culture and history dating back to the 15th Century and offering a mix of the old and new.

India Kochi

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Kochi

An important Port city in Southern India, Kochi has a rich history influenced by British, Arab, Dutch, Phoenicians, Portuguese and Chinese.

India Mumbai

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Mumbai

Formerly known as Bombay, vast Mumbai is the commercial capital of India and perhaps most known for being the home of “Bollywood” films.

India Ooty

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Ooty

Ooty, short for Ootacamund, is a hill station 7,347 feet up in the Nilgiri mountain range. It has a year round cool climate.

India Pondicherry

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Pondicherry

Pondicherry was the French foothold in India and so has a distinctive feel to it much in the same way Goa has a Portuguese feel.

India Trivandrum

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Trivandrum

Near the southern tip of mainland India, Trivandrum is built on hills by the sea sandwiched between the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea.

India Udaipur

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Udaipur

Udaipur is justly known for its lakes, palaces, forts, temples and gardens and is one of the most romantic places in India.

India Varanasi

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Varanasi

Located on the revered Ganges river, Varanasi is one of India’s oldest cities and renown for its temples and religious culture.


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Explore Agra, Kolkata, Chennai, Darjeeling, and Delhi with our Exclusive Luxury Train Tour Packages in India

The destinations that The Luxury Train Travel Company’s curated luxury Indian train tours take you to are stunning! Board a luxury tourist train in South India and relax as it snakes from Chennai, Kochi, and Ooty. Move through central India to other cities from Mumbai, Goa, Ooty, Cochin, Trivandrum, Kanyakumari, Madurai, Pondicherry, Chennai, and Hyderabad, where you can visit Chowmahalla Palace, Chilkur Temple, or take in a Hindu festival. A south India tour by train has so much to offer, and we can arrange for you to do it all in the lap of luxury.

As well as the beautiful south of the country, we also provide north India tour packages by train that steam their way out of Mumbai. Enjoy the luxury of your cabin as you head toward Udaipur to savour its spectacular Chittaurgarh Fort on a guided tour. From Udaipur on our north India train tour packages, you’ll meander through the night on the country’s most luxurious train toward Jaipur and the Ranthambore National Park, Old Delhi, and New Delhi. Your luxury train journey takes you through Agra, where you can see the iconic Taj Mahal, eventually ending the Indian train trip in Darjeeling.

All Our 2023 Luxury Indian Train Tour Holidays Are Curated by Experienced Travel Experts

Train tours in India offer a truly majestic way of travelling through this exceptional part of central Asia. In 2024, our north and south India tour packages by train will be better than ever before. We provide the finest luxury train holidays in India because they have been curated by those passionate about taking train trips in India and understand the wants and demands of guests staying aboard a palace on wheels.

India train tours packages are an excellent way to see some of the most sensational destinations on your trip. Travel experts with far-reaching knowledge of India and the best luxury train trips have conscientiously curated Indian rail tour itineraries. With a fabulous route that would allow you to take in Ranthambhore National Park, City Palace, Royal Rajasthan, and the Taj Mahal in Agra, daily life spent enjoying rail holidays in India is an unforgettable blessing.

Searching For South India Tour Packages By Train? We Have a Wide Selection of South Indian Train Journeys for You!

If a south India tour by train sits high on your bucket list of things to do, why not do it in the opulent surrounding of the Deccan Odyssey? The Luxury Train travel Company offers south India tour packages by train, which provide guests on board with a host of incredible destinations and several luxury cabin choices, from single occupancy to a Presidential Suite that sleeps 2-3 occupants, and two on-board restaurants serving a marvellous variety of international dishes and traditional Indian food that meets the highest culinary standards.

You’ll begin the journey on this luxury tourist train in south India in the city of Mumbai. The route from Mumbai will allow you to absorb Indian train luxury as you wind along the track through the night before arriving in Goa. You’ll head through tea and coffee plantations on this leg of our luxury train trips in India before stopping in Ooty, Coochin, Trivandrum, Kanyakumari, Madurai, Pondicherry, Chennai, and finally Hyderabad to disembark the Deccan Odyssey, the finest luxury tourist train in India.

Explore Our Expansive Selection of 2024 Luxury North India Train Tour Packages

The land of the maharajas also prospers from possessing the country’s beautiful and majestic northern regions. We offer meticulously curated north India train tour packages that will take you on a journey of discovery and intrigue. The Darjeeling Mail Indian rail tours disembark from Mumbai and settle into your luxury en-suite cabin, soak up the atmosphere and theatre of a golden age of luxury travel on your way to visiting some breathtaking destinations on this incredible Indian rail tour.

Your Indian train holiday will take you to Udaipur, known as the ‘The City of Lakes’ or ‘Venice of the East’, where you can visit the sparkling Pichola Lake and magnificent City Palace. From Udaipur, passengers on our north India tour packages by train slowly make their way to Jaipur, Delhi, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort, Taj Mahal, Varanasi, and finally, Darjeeling to complete your luxury train trip in India. Whether you want to explore the north or south, our Indian train holidays provide the perfect opulent means of discovering the country.

Find the Perfect Luxury Indian Rail Tour From The Best Curated Train Journeys India Offers!

A luxury Indian train tour is, for many passengers, the perfect way to explore this magnificent country in a relaxed and serene way that harks back to the golden age of luxury travel. The best train journeys in India aren’t rushed or hurried. Unlike many vacations, rail holidays in India are as much about the journey as they are about the destination. The Luxury Train Travel Company endeavour to offer the finest train tours in India.

If a journey on a luxury tourist train in India is something you dream of carrying out, our expertly curated luxury train trips in India will indulge you in the country’s most spectacular sights and experiences in total opulence. Indian train holidays offer the finest way to travel on wheels, and the Deccan Odyssey is one of the best tourist trains in India. This palace on wheels offers onboard restaurants, a gym and spa, beautifully appointed accommodations, and stunning world-class destinations for guests to savour on their Indian train journey.

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Luxury Indian Train Holidays FAQs

We think the answer lies in whichever one appeals to you the most! The Maharajas Express has been in service since 2004, but the Deccan Odyssey has been perfecting its craft since 2004. Depending on whether you want to explore northern or southern India, boarding the Odyssey and taking the luxury train across India and taking in multiple fascinating destinations, such as the Golden Triangle of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, or Ranthambore National Park, Royal Rajasthan, Amber Fort, and the spectacular Taj Mahal. The Odyssey offers all this and world-class onboard facilities and service. It has also been recognised as Asia’s Leading Luxury Train at the World Travel Awards six times, making it the premier choice for Indian train journeys.

Luxury India train holidays vary depending on the length of your journey and the accommodation level you opt for. The Deccan Odyssey was modelled on the Palace on Wheels train and has incredible cabins fit for the most royal of maharajas. Indian train luxury is to be marvelled at. If you’d like to explore cost options for our luxury train tour packages in India, contact a team member at The Luxury Train Travel Company to discuss your requirements.

The Indian rail tours that curate on the Deccan Odyssey offer the best value train tours in India. When you combine the luxury facilities the train provides, this moving palace is truly unbeatable. It has all the old-world charm you would expect from a train reminiscent of the golden age of train travel and modern luxuries such as wi-fi, incredible 5-star meals, a gym and a spa. We offer the cheapest Indian train journeys at this level of luxury and comfort.

Booking as far in advance of the departure date is preferable. Full payment for our luxury Indian train tours is due 90 days before departure. Many passengers for our luxury train packages in India book by placing a deposit for the following year to ensure they have a place on the trip of a lifetime. The Odyssey has a passenger capacity of 88, so these train holidays in India get booked up quite quickly.

The Madras Mail south India tour by train in 2025 begins in Mumbai on October 19th and ends in Hyderabad on November 2nd. Our Darjeeling Mail north India tour packages by train for 2025 head out from Mumbai on November 30th and finish in Kolkata on December 14th. If you’d like to discuss booking these luxury train packages in India for 2025 contact The Luxury Train Travel Company for updates and information. We’ll gladly assist you in organising an Indian train tour.

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