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Luxury FAM Tour - Palace On Wheels - India

Delhi - Jaipur - Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve - Chittaurgarh - Udaipur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary - Agra - Delhi.
(Tour Number - FAMEJI-POW-April 2014)


Palace On Wheels is a unique luxury air-conditioned tourist train known all over the world for its luxury and royal environs aboard. Its regal salons have private two & three bedded cabins with attached bathrooms, personal attendants, bar lounge, library and dinning cars. The elegant interiors with delectable cuisine and personalized service, exudes an exclusive old world charm of royal splendor. Besides comprehensive sightseeing tours, the participants attend several cultural and folk programs that enhance the understanding of the cultural heritage of fascinating Rajasthan.

Call us at 1 – 800 – 554 – 6342 or 1 – 312 – 332 – 4722
for assistance and answers to your questions

Date - 2014 City Activities Hotels
Tue -
SEP 16
Delhi
Arrive Delhi. Meeting and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Taj Palace /
Oberoi
Wed -
SEP 17
Delhi

Sightseeing tour of Delhi visiting Parliament House, Presidential Palace, Humayun Tomb, Lotus Temple and Qutub Minar.

Late afternoon, transfer to Jaipur by coach.
Overnight at the hotel.

(Breakfast).

Jai Mahal Palace/ Trident
Thu -
SEP 18
Jaipur

After breakfast, an air-conditioned coach takes you to Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), followed by Amber Fort, where rides on caparisoned elephants add to the ambiance. After lunch at a palace hotel, visit City Palace, home of the erstwhile royal family, Jantar Mantar and local bazaars.

Overnight: Palace on Wheels
(Breakfast & Dinner).

Palace On Wheels (Train)
Fri -
SEP 19
Ranthambhore
Tiger Project/
Chittaurgarh

After breakfast on board, visit the Ranthambhore National Park. This wildlife sanctuary is considered to be the country’s best for observing and photographing the of tiger. Return to the Palace on Wheels and leave for Chittaurgarh. Visit the massive fort.
( Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).

Palace On Wheels (Train)
Sat -
SEP 20
Udaipur

Arrive in Udaipur, the lake city. Visit the dream-like marble Palaces - the Jag Niwas (Lake Palace) and the Jag Mandir, which appear to rise from the blue waters of Lake Pichola, City Palace and the crystal gallery. Depart for Jaisalmer. Dinner on board.
(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).

Palace On Wheels (Train)
Sun -
SEP 21
Jaisalmer

The yellow sandstone Jaisalmer. fort is an imposing sight, towering magnificently over the city. Discover the painstakingly latticed havelis or mansions with their grand facades. The Nathmalji, Pat won-ki-haveli and Salim Singh-ki-haveli are fine examples of the stone carver’s skill. Take a camel ride to the sand dunes of Sam. Enjoy the dinner and the cultural programs.
(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).

Palace On Wheels (Train)
Mon -
SEP 22
Jodhpur

Jodhpur is a city ringed by a high stone wall with seven gates and several bastions. It is known for its rock-solid Mehrangarh Fort. The grand palaces within - Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Phool Mahal, Sileh Khana and Daulat Khana are impressive examples of architectural excellence. Near the fort complex lies Jaswant Thada, a group of royal cenotaphs made of white marble.
City tour visiting Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhavan Palace and local bazaars. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Palace On Wheels (Train)
Tue -
SEP 23
Bharatpur / Agra

Visit to the world famous bird sanctuary, Keoladeo Ghana National Park, the nesting place of thousands of Egrets, Siberian Cranes, migratory Water Fowl and other species of birds. Proceed to Fatehpur Sikri - the red sandstone Mughal palatial complex. Within the enclosure is a mosque built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar and dedicated to the Sheikh Salim Chisti, a muslim Sufi Saint who blessed him with a son. After lunch move on to visit Agra Fort and Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world, a pristine monument of undying love.

Overnight at the hotel.
(Breakfast).

Oberoi Trident / Taj View
Wed -
SEP 24
Delhi

Morning transfer to Delhi. Sightseeing tour of old Delhi visiting colorful bazaar Chandini Chowk, Memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, Jama Masjid and Red Fort.

Transfer to airport. Depart on your onward journey. (Breakfast)

Bed Room - POW

 

Palace On Wheels – Facilities on the Train

Accommodation: There are 14 air-conditioned saloons with private twin bedded cabins,  channel music, attached washrooms with running hot and cold water, showers, wall to wall carpeting.
Arrival kit: Each guest is provided with an arrival kit consisting of stationery items, brochures, cards etc.  

Attendant or Khidmatgar:
An attendant is always available at your service, to take care of all your travel needs.

For disabled persons:
Special assistance available in the form of wheel chairs, crèches and a special attendant for assistance.

Luggage collection:
Your luggage is picked up and taken to your respective saloons without your worrying about it.

Drinking Water: Purified water is made available to you all through the journey.

Meals / Restaurants:
Two lavish and beautifully decorated restaurants; “The Maharaja” and “The Maharani” serve mouthwatering Continental, Chinese, Indian & Rajasthani cuisines.

Bar:
A well-stocked bar, with live TV serves wine, liquor and spirits of Indian and international make, to keep you in ‘High Spirits’.

Lounge:
A lounge for relaxing, interacting, making friends, getting together and play games.

Royal Spa:
The well-equipped spa offers various massages and therapies and revitalizing solutions amidst royal ambiance.

Indoor Games:
Amuse yourself with indoor games like Chess, Playing Cards. Chinese checkers, Carom Board, and Crossword Puzzles etc.

Newspapers / Magazines:
Leading newspapers greet you every morning over a simmering hot cup of tea or beverage of your choice. Also available for you is a large collection of magazines.

Smoking:
The Palace On Wheels is a no smoking train. However , if you wish to smoke, please contact your captain for guidance.

Toiletries:
All essential toiletries like soaps, shampoos, moisturizers etc. are available in bathroom.

Security:
Adequate safety arrangements are made for you as well as your personal belongings in the train itself.

Voltage:
Voltage available on the train: 110/230V

Internet:
Internet facility available on board.

Medical Aid:
First aid is available on the train whereas a doctor can be arranged on call. At the every station, a doctor is available for free consultancy in Bar/ Lounge car.

Mail Box:
A mailbox is provided on board, for posting your mail.

Culture Shows: Light & Sound program at Chittaurgarh, Culture programs and dances at Jaisalmer.

Tour Price: Per Person - Land Only
Travel Agents
Companions
Triple Occupancy
$ 2495.00
$ 2695.00
Double Occupancy
$ 2695.00
$ 2895.00
Single Occupancy
$ 3495.00
$ 3695.00
     
Airfare: New York - Delhi - New York - Business Class
From $ 1400.00
From $ 3995.00
Airfare: New York - Delhi - New York - Economy Class
From $ 400.00
From $ 779.00
 
Tour Price Includes: Deluxe and luxury five star hotel with breakfast, five nights aboard Palace On Wheels with morning tea, breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, transfers, city tours, excursions, English speaking guides, entrance fee to monuments and air-conditioned transportation.
Government Tourist Service & Commercial Tax: $ 198.85 (Remains subject to change)
To Book: Download Reservation Form here or visit our website or call 1-800-554-6342. Return completed form, a business card, and copy of industry membership card with a deposit of $ 575.00 per person to book land tour only. Balance will be due 120 days prior or when requested.
Eligibility: IATAN / ARC / CLIA / ARTA/ ASTA/ NACTA/ OSSN / PATA - Membership required.
Airfare: Limited number of business and economy class seats are available at special prices from New York, Newark and Chicago to Delhi at the sole discretion of the participating carrier/s. Air India requires IATAN membership. Flight bookings require full payment. Taxes, airport security fee and fuel surcharges are extra.
Please contact us details and eligibility.
Airport Security Fee and Fuel Surcharges: Add as applicable. 
For international flights: $629.19 in economy class or 
$ 809.19 in business class.
(Taxes remain subject to change by airlines till ticketed.)
Conditions: Limited space available. Deposits are fully refundable if space cannot be confirmed. Visa for India is participants’ responsibility.  Visa forms are available at Resources for Travelers. Trip Cancellation Insurance required. See cancellation policy on Reservation Form/ website for full details or contact us. Prices reflect discounts for cash / check payments. Credit Card payments will have foreign exchange conversion/ bank- processing fees of 4.98% extra. Itinerary remains subject to change without notice. This tour can be combined with any Personal and Private Modular tours to Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, South India, Tibet, Sri Lanka. Hotel check in time is 100 PM. Any changes to original booking requires $ 100.00 handling fee. Once booked, Palace On Wheels requires $ 393.00 cancellation/ re-buking fee. When requested, Reduced Rate Application has to be submitted to Rajasthan Tourism Corporation thru Exotic Journeys. Delhi hotels may not allow three people in a room. You may be accommodated in similar five / four star hotel.

 Individual escorted and private airport transfers available at $ 35.00 per person between 10.00 AM to 6.00 PM and $ 45.00 per person at other times.


786-Itinerary and costing revised on October 1, 2014
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