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The Deccan Odyssey - The Royal Indian Train - Deccan Odyssey Train

Deccan Odyssey

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The Train

The Coaches

Facilities on Board

General Information

 
Overview

The Royal Indian train - The Deccan Odyssey has been benchmark against the best luxury trains in the world like the Blue Train of South Africa, The Orient Express of Europe and Eastern & Oriental of South East Asia. The royal journey takes you on a week  long trip to some of the best places in Kingdom of Marathas - Maharashtra, namely Mumbai, Sindhudurg, Tarkarli, Goa, Vasco, Kolhapur, Aurangabad, Ellora, Ajanta & Nashik.

Savor the cuisines, worship at the shrines, or just relax on the beach & let the beauty wash over you. So come aboard & get ready to travel to the rich past of the State!

  The Train

The Deccan Odyssey's sheer luxury is a sight to behold. Everything in the train reflects the ways of Indian Royalty. Each coach is named after some of the best places & forts of Maharashtra and with plush interiors, awesome delicious cuisine & great sites to see this journey sure etches some golden memories in the traveler's mind. This luxurious train transports its guests on a remarkable sojourn of a land shining in legions grandeur - serene beaches, magnificent forts - palaces and experiencing divine tales etched in colossal rocks.

The objective of running "The Deccan Odyssey" is primarily to showcase the best of tourism assets of Maharashtra like pristine beauty of Konkan coast, the art, the culture, the heritage (including world heritage sites of Ajanta - Ellora) of Maharashtra as well as Maharashtra's local arts, crafts & cuisine.


  The Coaches

Composition of the Train

Passenger Cars (4 Coupes per Coach)10
Presidential Suite Cars (2 Coupes per Coach)02
Conference Car01
Restaurant Cars02
Generator Cars with Luggage Store02
Staff / Spare Cars02
Spa Car01
Bar Car01
Total Coaches21


  Facilities on Board

INDIVIDUAL FACILITIES

Accommodation
10 fully air-conditioned Deluxe Cabin saloons, each with combination of 4 twin bedded chambers and 2 fully air-conditioned Presidential Suite saloons each with 2 suites with combination of living room & bed room. Saloons are equipped with channel music, intercom, player, attached toilets, running hot and cold water, shower, wall-to-wall carpeting and other amenities.

For Physically Challenged Persons
Special assistance is available in the form of wheel chairs, creches and a special attendant for manual assistance.

Luggage Collection
Your luggage is picked up and taken to your respective Saloon without your worrying about it.

Arrival Kit

Each guest is provided with an arrival kit consisting of stationery items, brochures, cards, etc. It would be available in the cabin. Anything additional can be asked for, from the attendant, always available at your service.

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

Meals

An exotic array of dishes to choose from various cuisines, which are available on the Deccan Odyssey.

Packaged Water We make sure, the greatest gift of nature bestowed on us i.e. water is made available to you in its purest form. Packaged water is made available to you all through the journey.

News Papers / Magazines
The leading dailies and newspapers and a collection of magazines is made available for your reading pleasure.

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

Toiletries
All essential toiletries like soaps, shampoos, moisturizers etc. are provided in the train.

Wine / Beer
A complimentary bottle of wine courtesy the Deccan Odyssey in all the rooms.

Other Facilities
Wide collection of classic & non-classics films and music on channel.

COMMON FACILITIES

BAR-Mumbai Hi

A well stocked bar serves wine, liquor and spirits of Indian and International Brands, to keep you in `high spirits'.

Group Photograph
To cherish these special moments of glory and to remind you of these items when you walk down memory lane a few years from now, we take a group photograph, which is given to you as a souvenir.

Lounge
A lounge for relaxing, interacting, making friends getting together.

Mail Box
A mailbox is provided on board, which discharges your mail with utmost care and efficiency.

Medical Aid
Your health obviously tops the chart of our priority list. First aid is available on the train, whereas a doctor can be arranged on call at the next approaching station.

Restaurant – Peshwa I, Peshwa II
Two lavish and beautifully done restaurants: Serve mouth watering Indian cuisines that would definitely make way to your heart through your stomach.

Shopping
Certain handicrafts and other special items of Maharashtrian origin can be bought while you visit the places covered by the Deccan Odyssey

Smoking
The Deccan Odyssey has exclusive non-smoking suite cars and separate bar car Mumbai Hi for the guests who love to smoke.

Conference
Conference car with all amenities and connectivity designed to match the best if you wish to have conference on board.

Health
The Body Massage, facials, with Ayurvedic Oils and Steam bath is available to rejuvenate you. A Gymnasium is also there for your routine work outs.

Business Centre
Well equipped with computers, secretarial services, photocopying, telecommunication, internet, equipment rental is available onboard.


  General Information

1. List of facilities available on board for your leisure:
   a) A Library
   b) 6 Channels DVD for your viewing pleasure at the lounges
   c) 6 Channels of Music in your cabins
   d) A well stocked Bar
   e) A spa with steam, massage, a mini gym and a parlour

2. Packaged Water is complimentary.

3. The Tariff includes all meals, travel, transportation, sightseeing by A.C. deluxe coaches, entrance fees and still camera charges at monuments, palaces, boat cruises etc.

4. Tariff does not include liquor, beverages, Laundry, Smokes, Video Camera Charges at monuments, palaces, temples and other items of personal nature on Board or outside, use of Spa, telephones and business center facilities.

5. Respecting the local sentiments, guests are requested to remove their shoes while visiting temples and shrines.

6. Beggars and hawkers are to be discouraged strictly.

7. It would be advisable to carry your swimsuits, as we would be visiting beaches at Ganapatipule, Tarkarli and Goa or the hotel swimming pools.

8. After noon sun tends to be rather strong, so do not forget to carry your sun block, sunglasses, caps and hats or umbrellas.

9. The weather during March and April tends to be rather hot, hence light color cottons will be well.

10. Wearing comfortable shoes would be advisable as there is lot to see you, on foot.

11. Laundry service would be available at Goa.

12. Foreign Exchange facilities will be available at Mumbai & Goa.

13. Doctor on Call.

14. Due to exigencies or unavoidable circumstances there could be occasions where the itinerary could be changed without prior notice.

15. In cases where the group comprises of large numbers, the same would be grouped into batches.

16. The group number one would follow the normal route of sightseeing and the other group could follow in the reverse order.

17. While on sightseeing tours, it would be advisable to follow the guidelines of the Tour Manager and Guide. Please avoid splitting from the group for precaution.

18. An electronic safe is provided in each cabin to keep all your valuables. Should you forget your code, please contact the General Manager on the Train.

19. Medicine Chest is available on board for First-Aid requirements.

20. Electric Supply in the cabins is 240 v and 110 v in the bathrooms.

21. Shaver socket supply is 110 v and 240 v. Kindly use as per your specifications.

Climate
Varies from 8 degree Celsius to 30 degree Celsius between September to March & in April it is around 35 degree Celsius.

Clothing Recommended
Light tropical / light woolens

Meals
The two restaurant cars, serve a range of Indian, Continental, Maharashtrian, Goa & Chinese cuisines. Menus are changed seasonally.

Special Information

We believe in "Athithi Devo Bhavah" Literally translating to "Guest is like God to us".
Please do not hesitate for any kind of assistance help or information at any time from Assistant Manager Trains or the General Manager on Board available in Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train.


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