The Royal Orient is one of the few extravaganzas left of an epoch
of grandeur. Enjoy yourself in the luxury of this fascinating
train, a spectacular concept in transport, an aesthetic marvel
of modern times.
Thirteen indescribably wondrous, gold embossed saloon cars recreate
the resplendent living of the times of Yore. The luxurious lounge,
centrally air-conditioning, library, television and video entertainment,
running hot and cold water and showers, soft channel music, the
watering hole, the well stocked bar, restaurant cars with delicious
Indian and continental cuisine and friendly attendants, all assure
you that your epic voyage is as fantastic as the royal orient
Day 1: Wednesday: Dep from Delhi Cantonment
tea,dinner on board.
Day 2: Thursday Arr. 0630 at Chittaurgarh
Station, visit Chittaurgarh Fort. Dep for Udaipur at 0915hrs.
Breakfast on Board Arr.1215 at Udaipur. On arrival transfer to
hotel for lunch. Post Lunch visit the City Palace, boating at
lake Pichhola, Sahelion-ki-Bari (Royal Gardens), Shilpgram (Craft
Village). Dep. for Junagadh.at 1830Hrs Dinner on board.
Day 3: Friday Arr. at Ahemdabad via Himmatnagar
at 0400 hrs, Dep. for Junagadh at 0450 Hrs Breakfast and Lunch
on Board. Arr. at Junagadh.on 1400 Hrs Visit Ashokan Rock Edict
of 3rd Century B.C, Darbar Hall Museum, Mausoleum of Nawab Mahabat
Khanji. Dep. for Veraval. 1600 hrsArr. at 1800Hrs at Veraval.
Visit Somnath (the famous Shiva temple on the shore of the Arabian
Sea.) Dinner on Board.
Day 4: Saturday Dep for Sasan Gir at 0500
Hrs arr at Sasan Gir 0630 Visit there Lion Sacturay after early
breakfast on Board. Dep For Delwada at 1130Hrs Lunch on board,
Arr at Delwada 1430 Hrsvisit Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach and Diu (Fort
& St'Paul's Church). Dep for Palitana at 2005Hrs Dinner on
Day 5: Sunday Arr.Palitana , Breakfast
on Board. Visit 863 Jain Temples atop
Shatrunjaya Hills (3572 steps can be climbed or please use the
chairslings arranged for you if you so desire.) then Dep. For
Sarkhej at 1230 Hrs Lunch on Board. Arr there at 1905Hrs Visit
Vishalla village Dinner at hotel (From Sarkhej to Ahemdabad by
Day 6: Monday Breakfast on Board. Sightseeing
of Ahemdabad (Adalaj
Stepwell, Gandhi Ashram, Calico Museum of Textiles, Sidi Sayyad's
Mosque, Shopping etc.) Lunch at hotel. Dep for Jaipur at 1405
Hrs Evening Tea dinner on Board.
Day 7: Tuesday Arr. Jaipur at 1115Hrs breakfast
on board.. Visit of Amer Fort and an Elephant ride via Hawa Mahal.
Lunchat Hotel. Visit City Palace and
Jantar Mantar (Observatory) at 2130 Hrs Dep For Delhi Dinner on
Day 8: Wednesday Arr at Delhi canonment
at 0740 Hrs.