List of Luxury Trains in India

List of Luxury Trains in India

About Luxurious Trains in India

The different types of Luxurious Trains in India are provided by the IR (Indian Railways) and IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation). An Indian Railways will operate 08 Indian luxury trains and also owns them. As they planned to introduce luxury Anubhuti coaches on the trains which travels regularly and they similar to the following List of Luxury Trains in India. These are one of the different types of trains in India.

Types of Trains in India
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List of Luxury Trains in India

The following are the List of Luxury Trains in India

  • The Fairy Queen
  • The Deccan Odyssey
  • Maharaja Express
  • The Golden Chariot
  • The Palace on Wheels
Maharaja Express
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The above List of Luxury Trains in India can explain briefly in the following:

The Fairy Queen

The Fairy Queen is the 01st luxury train in India constructed in the year 1855. It is a steam locomotive train which runs from New Delhi to the Alwar city of Rajasthan. In the year 1998, as the oldest steam locomotive in regular operation in the world, it was certified by the Guinness Book of Records. In the year 1999, the National Tourism Award had received by the Fairy Queen luxury train in India

Fairy Queen
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The Deccan Odyssey

The Deccan Odyssey is a special luxury train based on the Palace on Wheels model. It had constructed in the year 2003 and started the services in the year 2004. It travels through Maharashtra route of railways in India in order to boost the Maharashtra tourism. The ICF Chennai (Integral Coach Factory Chennai) had manufactured the Deccan Odyssey coaches with the special amenities

Deccan Odyssey
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Maharaja Express

The Maharaja Express is one of the Indian luxurious trains. The rail services had started in the year Mar of 2010. It travels on 05 places covering more than the destinations of 12 all over Central and North – West India. It is owned and operated by IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation)

Maharaja Train
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The Golden Chariot

The Golden Chariot is also one of the Luxurious Trains in India. It had constructed in the year 2008 and started the services in the same year. It travels through South Western Railway Zone (SWR Zone) of Karnataka route and it is operated by KSTDC (Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation).

The Golden Chariot
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The Palace on Wheels

The Palace on Wheels was constructed in the year 26th Jan of 1982 and started the services in the same year. It is also a Luxury Trains in India. It travels through Rajasthan route of railways in India in order to boost the Rajasthan tourism.

Palace on Wheels Booking
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The Other Indian Luxury Trains

The following are the Other Indian Luxury Trains:

  • Firstly, the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels
  • Secondly, the Mahaparinirvan Express
  • Thirdly, the Bharat Darshan
  • Lastly, the Steam Express

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