An Inside Glimpse Of Jaipur’s Heritage Train- Palace On Wheels

Have you ever wondered what life on wheels would be like? How the Maharajas and Viceroys of the bygone era were on the go? Let us introduce you to one such royal experience in itself, India’s First Luxury Train Palace On Wheels. It added yet another charm to the beautiful lush green Durgapura Railway Station. Before we take you on its tour, let us first make you familiar with its rich history that it beholds.

Durgapura Railway Station

Introduced in 26th January, 1982, did you know that the Palace on Wheels derives its name from the royal background of its guest coaches which are the replica of the personal carriages used by the Maharajas, Nizams & the Viceroys of that time? To give a prestigious experience of the luxuries enjoyed by then Maharajas when they were on the go to the tourists and localites, Palace on Wheels was started by the Tourism Department of Rajasthan and since then it has never stopped. It has everything that you can imagine.

Palace on Wheels

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Yesterday, Jaipur Beat had an experience of the royal Palace on Wheels from inside. Tighten your seat belts, guys and girls, you are about to have a deluxe feel like never before!

Palace on Wheels at Durgapura Railway Station

  1. The Royal Rooms

The rooms are crafted after a great thought. There are 14 coaches and each coach has its own speciality. Right from the artworks, paintings, bed linen, and even the wall art is based on the theme of the city on which the name of the coach is based.

Lounge in Palace on WheelsRooms at Palace On Wheels

  1. Bar

Unwind and relax after full day of sightseeing with your fellow friends at the luxurious bar. Choose from a large array of choices available and de-stress your day’s worries.

Bar in Palace Of WheelsBar

  1. Dining And Cuisines

Two restaurants are on board with you, when you travel on the Palace on Wheels. Maharaja Restaurant and Maharani Restaurant offers you an exclusive affair on wheels like never before. Soups, salad, continental, Indian and desserts, have whatever you want and make this culinary affair an amazing one.

Maharaja RestaurantMaharani RestaurantMenu at Palace On Wheels

  1. Royal Spa

We told you it has everything. To rejuvenate your soul on the wheels, Palace on Wheels brings to you a royal treatment where you can get a therapeutic treatment far from the hubbub of the city in a relaxing environment and the only noise you hear is of the track wheels. It will be one of a kind leisure trip for you.

Royal spaSpaSalon in Palace on Wheels

Are you ready to experience Palace On Wheels with your family?

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