The Pink City of Jaipur is just not a tourist destination, it is a witness of opulence which Rajput monarchy enjoyed during the golden age of Rajasthan. Thousands of tourists visit this place emblem of grandeur every year and you can be one of them this year.
But just think; do you want to be just another tourist or want to live the life of a Rajput monarch on your trip? If the second is your option, Palace on Wheels is your vehicle to travel to Jaipur.
What is Palace on Wheels?
Palace on Wheels is one of the oldest luxury trains of India, started in 1981-82. These are luxury coaches which were used by the royals and British viceroys to travel through Rajasthan.
Why travel on Palace on Wheels?
Palace on Wheels is a luxury train which is crafted with wall to wall carpets and rich paintings.
10 reasons why you should travel on Palace on Wheels to visit Jaipur are:
- Grand Suites
The suites and coaches of Palace on Wheels are equipped with large beds, draped in silk linens. The rooms smell fresh and aromatic with flowers placed everyday at the room. The large mirrors, panoramic windows and the antic furniture to store luggage or write are present in every coach.
- Delectable Cuisines
Palace on Wheels offers an unparalleled dining experience. The dining carsglitters with Rajput sophistication and serve sumptuous food, which includes both local and global cuisines. Want to get high with friends? Sip some high quality wine at the well stocked bar of the train.
- Leisure Activities
Want to spend some time in solitude? Head towards the library of Palace on Wheels. It is stuffed with some of the oldest and interesting books which can help you relax or get more information about Jaipur.
There are also facilities like board games where you can keep yourself or your kids engaged for a long time span.
- Royal Health Treatment
Tired after a long day trip? Rejuvenate yourself with a SPA massage at the on-board Ayurveda salon. There is also a 24*7 paramedic available on the train to take care of your health.
- Perfect for a solo travel
Scared to travel alone in India? Embark on a peaceful journey on Palace on Wheels train. The train ensures utmost security with round the clock guards. There is a safety deposit box where you can store your valuables.
- Welcome like a Maharaja
Palace on Wheels welcomes you just like a Maharaja. As you step into the train you are greeted by applying tilak and adorning with garlands. As you dis-embark from the train at Jaipur railway station, you will find decked up elephants ready to take you to the Amber Fort.
- Dine like a king
Palace on Wheels keeps no stone unturned to make you feel like a Rajput. Enjoy a special dinner at a boutique restaurant located within the Amber Fort.
- Power Packed Itinerary
Palace on Wheels ensures that you can explore all interesting terrains of Jaipur with the expert staff of the train, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Palace on Winds are some of the other places which you can visit with Palace on Wheels.
- Get Expert Guidance
Palace on Wheels provide you with air conditioned cars and expert guides who are well versed in English to tour the places, knowing the historic stories related to the places.
- Go on a Shopping Spree
Jaipur is a shopping arcade. From leather shoes to custom jewellery, from handcrafted boxes to boutique apparel, fill your bags with souvenirs at the city.
So get set to live a life of a king with Palace on Wheels this vacation.