There are 14 tastefully theme based decorated saloons on board Palace on Wheels in which 82 passengers can be accommodate in one Departure.
We accept the payment using all major credit cards like American Express, Visa, Master Card, Discover Cards etc. You can also do the bank transfer and the bank account details will be provided upon request.
We recommend the guest to make the bookings as soon as you plan to travel. As there might be chances to sold out the departure, So we suggest to book as soonest to avoid last minute disappointment of the cabin availability.
Yes! They are categorized as Single and Twin / Double Occupancy cabins with en-suite washroom with same dimensions.
Yes, the Valid passport and valid visa are required to travel to India with passport validity lasting to at least 6 months beyond the returning date from India.
It is advisable to arrive in Delhi at least a day or two before the train departure date to avoid any inconvenience.
No, there is no any specific dress code for the guests onboard. The guest can carry the smart casuals and comfortable clothing to wear onboard.
Yes, on an additional charge, laundry / dry cleaning service is available for the guests onboard. And the same would be delivered on next day / destination.
Yes, the train cabin is accessible for the wheel chair. It is suggested to inform at the time of booking if any wheel chair services required, to avoid inconvenience during the trip and sightseeing tour.
Mineral bottled water available in each room. And ask your room attendant for complimentary bottled mineral water throughout the trip.
The Palace on Wheel luxury train travel is inclusive of all costs. Thus, you need not to pay any charge for meals, tea / coffee / water, monument entrance, sightseeing, and accommodation. Additional charges are only applicable on the purchase of wine, soft-drink, alcohol, or juices. Facilities and services like additional toiletries, laundry services, camera fees at monuments, etc., also require additional charges.
You can exchange currency at banks and authorized money exchangers. There are ATMs available in the cities so it is suggested to withdraw the money as per your requirement during the visit.
Yes, Doctors are available in each destination. Do let your attendant know about your requirement of any medical assistance.
Yes, all important emergency contact numbers are mentioned on your travel voucher.
No, carrying any sort of liquor onboard is not permitted. There is a bar onboard that stocks wines, alcohols and other liquors to meet the tastes and preferences of the guests.
Yes, high-speed internet connectivity is available for the guests onboard.
Yes, proper and modern security arrangements are made onboard for the security of guests and their belongings. Every cabin is also equipped with electronic lockers for storing valuable items.
The guests are advised and requested to carry luggage according to the guidelines prescribed under international airline standards.
Yes, there are various indoor games such as Chinese Checker, Crossword Puzzle, Chess, Carom Board, and Cards are available onboard. Along with this, each saloon also has a lounge for guests to interact, relax, make friends, get together and play games.
No the train is completely NON Smoking.
Please note that there is no charges for the personal still camera, yes the charges are applicable for the video camera which differs at every monuments however it will cost around 150-200 USD per camera. The Professional video camera is not allow during the trip, it can be used only with the special permission from the authority.
Yes the onboard crew (Khidmatgar) speaks English.
Please refer to Facilities section in our website https://www.thepalaceonwheels.org/facilities.html
Inclusions (Fares Includes)
The tariff is inclusive of cost of travel, accommodation, all meals, sightseeing tours, entrance fee (excluding video camera fee) for monuments & palaces, entertainment, camel ride at Jaisalmer (Sam Sand Dunes), Jeep Safari at Ranthmabhore, boat ride at Udaipur (Lake Pichola) and rickshaw ride at Bharatpur bird sanctuary.
Tariff does not include Liquor, Tips, Laundry services, Telephone calls, Video camera fees, Business car facilities and any other items of personal nature.
Yes, the child below 5 years travelling in the train 10% of the adult cost would be chargeable, if the child age is between 05 -12 years then the 50% of the adult price will be applicable, the extra bed will not provided to the child. They have to share the parent bed during the trip.
Yes, in train the Carrom Board, chess can be provided on demand to the guest onboard.
Yes, the spa facilities is available in the train and can be availed on the additional cost.