The Royal Orient Train

History of The Royal Orient

An enterprise of Tourist Corporation of Gujarat Limited and the Indian Railways, the Royal Orient train is an elite luxury train for travelers who would love to discover the rich and colorful heritage of India. This luxurious train is developed on the tunes of the first luxury train, Palace on Wheels and started its first journey during the year of 1994-95. This train offers a rare delightful and luxurious journey through India's two most culturally intriguing states, Gujarat and Rajasthan.

Adorned with an exquisite blue color, this luxury train has a total of 13 coaches or saloon, each named after former kingdoms of Rajputana. Each coach is stuffed with state-of-the art facilities comparable to best of 5 star hotels. In fact, each coach represents the heritage and cultural legacy of the particular kingdom. The Royal Orient has a restaurant car attached to it that serves a range of delicacies from Indian, Continental, Rajasthani, Chinese and Gujarati cuisine. Apart from that, there is a well stocked bar having a selection of exotic liquors and wines to keep up your high spirits on.

The Royal Orient train runs on a seven nights and eight days route which is absolutely worth to experience cultural and heritage of India. Embarking its journey from Delhi, the train tour include Chittorgarh, Udaipur, Junagarh, Veraval, Somnath, Sasan Gir National Park, Ahmedpur, Mandvi, Palitana, Sarkhej, Ahmedabad and Jaipur (the last destination). With this tour one gets to take close glimpses of lustrous destinations that includes lakes, magnificent sea resorts, ancient temples and rich wildlife of Gujarat and Rajasthan. So, if you are planning a visit to India and want to explore its rich culture, booking a Royal Orient train tour is definitely a good option!