Heritage Palace on Wheels - The Royal Experience Re-Begins

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Heritage Palace On Wheels


Rajasthan is the magnificent land of numerous kingdoms, majestic forts and palaces, diverse cultures, varied landscapes and vibrant colors. Experience the land of regal splendor with Heritage Palace on Wheels, the contemporary royal living. The Heritage Palace on Wheels is the regal delight where every moment is woven together into an everlasting and immemorial experience to be lived and cherished forever. The makers of the Palace on Wheels have rekindled the charm of luxury with utmost consideration of your comfort and modern amenities at the Heritage Palace on Wheels. This tour is extensively planned to take you through the whispering sands of desert.

The intriguing sagas of forts and palaces, and the adventurous escapades to the wilds; while you witness the luxuries on the train in a truly royal fashion. This train is newly built and designed in a contemporary royal style. You will be delighted with the magnificent interiors, sumptuous meals, expensive wines, and personalized service by the Khidmatgars, the likes of which you would rarely experience.

The luxurious Heritage Palace on Wheels takes you through an exploration of the vibrant Rajasthan. The magic of the splendid journey begins at New Delhi and prepares you to weave the fabric of delightful imagination becoming reality over the next few days. Your royal journey begins from Delhi and takes you through various erstwhile princely states of Rajasthan like Bikaner, Churu, Sawai Madhopur and Jaipur.

After experiencing multifaced Rajasthan you will visit The Taj Mahal at Agra. The entire expedition has been thoroughly planned like The Palace on Wheels to take you back into the history. Most enjoyable journeys are short lived but long remembered. This journey will come to an end at Delhi. Which will, the onset of your reliving these cherished memories for a life time come get captivated.

The train chugs out of Safdarjung Railway Station New Delhi. Turban-wearing attendants take over from the moment you arrive at the platform, assigning you your coupes and detailing all the facilities that are on board. The train moves by night and arrives each morning at a new destination where new experiences await you.

Experience the magnificence and charm of a royal wedding on the royal train. Also, charter the royal abode for tours.

Heritage Palace on Wheels luxury train was launched in December 2017 following the success of the Palace on Wheels, another luxury train that travels through Rajasthan.

The legend travels on - You’ll be delighted you chose to see Rajasthan by the Heritage-Palace-on-Wheels. On board, you’ll feel like an erstwhile monarch, traveling in regal splendor. Each Coach named after the erstwhile princely state has 4 twin-bedded chambers, thoughtfully decorated in ethnic Rajasthani décor. Channel music, intercom, attached toilets, running hot & cold water, shower and wall-to-wall carpeting are some of the facilities to make you feel at home. Each saloon has personal attendants or Khidmatgars, who are at your beck and call to extend a courteous helping hand, should you need anything.


14 fully air-conditioned saloons, each a combination of 4 twin bedded with channel music, attached washrooms with running hot and cold water and showers, wall to wall carpeting and other amenities.

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 every Destination. Doctor is available for 1 hrs. for free consultancy in Bar/ Lounge car.

Arrival kit

Each guest will be welcomed by a glass of wine and will be provided with an arrival kit consisting of stationery items, brochures, cards etc. additional can be asked for, from the attendant, always available at service.

Drinking Water

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


An exotic array of dishes to choose from the Continental, Indian and Rajasthani cuisines is available on the Heritage Palace on Wheels and off board Superb Palacial hotels.


Two lavish and beautifully done restaurants; “The Maharaja” and “The Maharani” serve mouthwatering Continental, Chinese, Indian Rajasthani cuisines food.

For disabled persons

special assistance available in the form of wheel chairs, crèches and a special attendant for assistance.

Luggage collection

Your luggage is picked up and taken to your respective saloons without your worrying about it.


Certain handicrafts and other special items of Rajasthani origin can be bought from Govt. Recognised shops selling handicrafts.


A lounge for relaxing, interacting, making friends, getting together and play games.

Mail box

Mailing facility is provided on board, for posting your mail.


All essential toiletries like soaps, shampoos, moisturizers etc. are available in bathroom.

Royal Spa

The well-equipped spa offers various massages and therapies and revitalising solutions amidst royal ambience.


Heritage Palace On Wheels is a no smoking train. However, if you wish to smoke, please contact your captain for guidance.


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


Internet Wi-Fi facility available on board with Laptop.

Events on Board

You can celebrate Royal Wedding, Conferences & Business meeting on board.

Culture Shows

Light & Sound program at Chittorgarh , Culture programs and dances at Jaisalmer.

News papers / Magazines

Leading newspapers greet you every morning over a simmering hot cup of tea or beverage of your choice. Also available for you is a large collection of magazines.


Souvenir of HPOW are available for sale


Voltage available on the train: 110/230V.

Special Features which makes difference from other Luxury trains

(A). Professional services by the smiling staff having experience of 29 years on board.
(B). Special lounge to relax in each saloon.
(C). Seprate pantry to prepare breakfast in each saloon.
(D). Paintings of cote of arms & royal insignia of each saloon.


The Heritage Palace on Wheels is one of the world's most exciting rail journeys, as the train provided more facilities on board, as for the royal destinations it precedes to every single day. With everything taken care of dining, accommodation, sightseeing as well as organized shopping, there are nothing for the traveler to do but sleep in the history of the land, soak in the colors and experience the royal life of Maharaja. The tour starts from Delhi and come back to the city after going through in order.



Magnificent Pink City, Jaipur with graceful architecture in a unique pink colour was established in the year 1727 by the then Maharaja, Sawai Jai Singh II. Jaipur is known as one of the well-planned cities of its time. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is predominantly known for its musicians, artisans & craftsmen. Today, it is visited for its fine jewellery, varied textiles & sumptuous cuisine.

In this diverse land of rich cultural heritage, you’ll be first treated to a visit at Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Winds. This was built for the royal ladies to watch the processions through the myriad windows of the palace. This five-storied palace was also used to store artefacts by the royal family.

After such an enthralling ride, you visit the Jantar Mantar; the largest observatory built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II between 1727 and 1734. The next in line of exploration is the City Palace. A defining architectural marvel of Jaipur, the City Palace was the residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur in the eighteenth century.

After the exquisite palanquins and architectural landmarks, the perfect place to experience the other side of the royal charm is Sawai Madhopur. Named after its king, Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh I, this place is in close proximity to the famous Ranthambore National Park.

The wilderness of Ranthambore envelopes an aura around you to explore the land of the majestic tiger. This wildlife park is home to various species of animals but the ones that capture most attention are the graceful tigers. The time spent at the National Park is full of adventure, exploration and wonder. Amidst the forest, are the ruins of the ancient fort from the tenth century and the heroic tales associated with it fill you with admiration.

Agra is located on the banks of river Yamuna and was established in 1504 by the ruler of Delhi, Sultan Sikandar Lodi. The medieval era city, Agra is a witness of the rise and fall of numerous dynasties. The city is home to the gem of finest architectural monument, Taj Mahal.

Taj Mahal, is the mausoleum that reminiscences of the love shared between Shah Jahan, the king for his beloved queen Mumtaz after her demise. This white-marble-wonder expands on the design traditions of Persians and Mughals and is one of the most visited sites in India.

After a heartfelt visit to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, you’ll be ushered to the Lal Quila or the Red Fort of Agra. This fort is also called the Palatial City because of its enormous size. The fort was the largest state treasury and welcomed ambassadors from other princely states.


Heritage Palace on Wheels tariff is charged as per the occupancy level of the cabins - single, double and triple occupancy. Each level of occupancy has separate fare per person per night journey.

Mentioned below is the train tariff for 2017 - 18 and 2018 - 19 along with terms & conditions, booking & cancellation policy. The tariff is valid till March 2019 & special seasonal departures may include additional costs.

Heritage Palace on Wheels Fare for 2017-18 & 2018-19

Tariff per Person in USD (For Foreign Passport Holders)
Occupancy Golden Triangle Desert Triangle
  Per Night For 3 Nights Per Night For 4 Nights
Single 500 1,500 500 2,000
Double 300 900 300 1,200
Triple 250 750 250 1,000

Booking Policy

  • 20% of ticket value at the time of booking
  • Remaining 80% of ticket value 90 days prior to departure date

Cancellation Policy

  • 10% of ticket value 90 days prior to departure date
  • 20% of ticket value between 89 to 30 days prior to departure date
  • 100% of ticket value less than 29 days prior to departure date

Part Journey

Part journey is permissible in advance.

Charter Bookings

  • Charter means booking of 52 cabins for HPOW on a particular tour departure.
  • The charter can be booked on the existing HPOW tour itinerary. However, diversion (outside the Rajasthan State) in the approved itinerary may be permissible after prior approval of Indian Railways for which an extra payment of 20% of the charter value will be charged.
  • Charter can be booked in advance during X-Max & New Year period subject to 100% advance deposit with additional 10% of the tariff at the time of booking during season.

Procedure for Confirmed Bookings

  • First priority will be given to the confirmed bookings for full 3/4 nights tour. The details of the travelers will have to be provided with the final payment. Any change in the details shall be treated as cancellation and would invite cancellation charges as applicable.
  • Once the names of the guests have been received, no substitution shall be permitted. The old name, if removed shall be treated as cancelled booking (subject to cancellation charges as applicable) and the new name/s will be treated as fresh booking and will be confirmed keeping in view the waitlisted bookings.

No Show / En route Termination of Tour / Amendment

No Show

In case of No Show / Non-arrival of the guest, no refund or adjustment in future travel will be possible. The whole amount shall be treated as forfeited.

En route Termination of Tour

In case of termination of tour by the guest, for any reasons, no refund or adjustment for future travel will be possible. The amount for unused portion of the tour shall be treated as forfeited.


Is only possible under the circumstances like Natural Disaster / Natural Calamity or Serious Health Problem's (this needs to be supported by doctor's certificate) and is subject to availability. No refunds are possible and every case will be decided on merits on a case to case basis.

Train Schedule

The Royal Rajasthan On Wheels is one of the world's most exciting rail journeys, as the train provided more facilities on board, as for the royal destinations it proceeds to every single day. With everything taken care of dining accommodation, sightseeing as well as organized shopping, there are nothing for the traveller to do but sleep in the history of the land, soak in the colours and experience the royal life of Maharaja. The tour starts from Delhi and come back to the city after going through in order: Jaipur-SawaiMadhopur-Chittaurgarh-Udaipur-Jaisalmer-Jodhpur-Bharatpur-Agra-Delhi. Welcome aboard. To Head to the best city in the World "Udaipur" (Travel+Leisure) and TAJ a wonder of the world.

Important: Owing to global popularity of the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, it is always advisable to book your space well in advance to avoid any availability problem ahead.


Package Starting @ US$ 2850 per Person

10% Off on 06 Nights / 07 Days Journey

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  • This offer cannot be clubbed with any other offers
  • This offer is on first-come first-serve basis & subject to availability of cabins

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