Maharajas' Express Receives the 'Best Luxury Train' Award, from CNBC-Awaaz Travel Awards
June 22, 2015 – The Maharajas' Express yet again receives an award for the 'Best Luxury Train'. The CNBC-AWAAZ travel award for 2015 was presented by Sh. Raman Singh, Hon’ble chief minister of Chhattisgarh, on 4th June 2015, at Raipur.
The train was unanimously voted for by well known personalities of tourism industry, as well as leading travel agents of the country, making it a proud winner this year. This award re-confirms the level of standards provided to the guests and is another feather to its cap of IRCTC and Incredible India.
Considered to be a hallmark of excellence, the awards are an important event and are attended by esteemed dignitaries in the hospitality industry. The award proves the train's excellence and prominence, as the most luxurious train in India. Maharajas' Express is a cut above the rest, in terms of infrastructure, experience both on-board and off-board, hospitality and comfort.
Within a short amount of time, Maharajas' Express has been fortunate to receive a number of awards, including World Travel Awards for three consecutive years since 2012 for the category World’s Leading Luxury Train.
The train is almost half a mile long and it recreates the lifestyle of a princely era. It has 14 guest carriages and each has been named after a precious stone. Maharajas’ Express can accommodate approximately 80 guests and believes in providing an outstanding and memorable experience to every guest.
The luxurious of them all – The Presidential Suite – spans an entire carriage – is suitably named ‘Navratna’. All cabins and suites feature large panoramic windows which are just apt to enjoy the incredible landscape of India.
Maharajas’ Express operates on five itineraries – Treasures of India, Gems of India, The Indian Panorama, The Indian Splendor and The Heritage of India covering the exotic cities of Jaipur, Udaipur, Gwalior, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Sawai Madhopur, Varanasi, Agra, Balasinor, Lucknow, Ajanta, Delhi and Mumbai..
According to the representatives of IRCTC, 'Only Maharajas’ Express gives you that truly grand royal experience, each bit of its interior reminiscent of the lifestyle of monarchs. The services leave nothing to be desired and each moment you are aboard this magnificent train, you are treated like royalty.'
The experience of traveling in the Maharajas' Express is truly enchanting, as the guests are treated like royalty, and the destinations are amazing and . It is like traveling back in time, but along with all the modern amenities and comforts.
Maharajas’ Express is owned and operated by the IRCTC, a subsidiary of the Indian Railways. The train was launched in 2010, with the aim to recreate the royal aura and avant-garde hospitality exclusively available to the Indian royalty. The official website of this World’s Leading luxury train is www.the-maharajas.com