Deccan Odyssey


  • February 16, 2015
  • pearl2014
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About The Train

The Deccan Odyssey is one of the luxurious tourist train of India. Everything in the train reflects the ways of Indian Royalty. The plush interiors, an awesome delicious cuisine and grate sites to see makes the journey memorable. 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 train has 21 coaches, out of which 12 are passenger cars accommodating 8 people per coach (10 passenger Cars, 4 coupes per coach – 2 Presidential Suite Cars, 2 coupes per coach), 1 Conference Car, 2 Dinning Cars, 2 Generator Cars with Luggage Store, 2 Staff, spare Car, 1 Spa Car, 1 Bar Car. The train has on-board facilities like T.V., Cable connection with central audio disc player, cell phones, Channel Music, Foreign exchange facilities, etc. The capacity of the train is 80 pax.

ITINERARY OF The Deccan Odyssey

Tour Duration – 08 Days / 07 Nights
Day 01
Board the train at the Delhi Cantt station and begin your enchanting journey, heading to the home of Tigers – Ranthambore.
Day 02
Arrive at Ranthambore and spend a day in the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, once the private hunting ground of the Maharajas of Jaipur. Enjoy adventurous morning and afternoon safaris at the Reserve.
Day 03
Today the train arrives at the Mughal citadel of Agra. Visit the iconic Taj Mahal, and other architectural gems of the Mughal Empire; the Itmad-ud-Daullah and the impressive Agra Fort.
Day 04
Arrive at the historic capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur, often called the Pink City. Explore the forts and palaces with a walk through the colorful bazaars of this beautiful city. Enjoy a special dinner in the evening.
Day 05
Arrive at the princely city of Udaipur. Visit the famous City Palace which houses the spectacular Crystal Gallery followed by an enthralling walk through the quaint streets of the Old City. Complete the tour with a boat cruise on the tranquil waters of Lake Pichola.
Day 06
Today you arrive at the Royal city of the Gaekwads, Vadodara. Visit the famous Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, a World Heritage site, the magnificent Jami Masjid and the Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum. Witness a scintillating folk dance performance, as you savour a wide array of delicacies from the Royal kitchens at the Laxmi Vilas Palace.
Day 07
Proceed to visit Ellora Caves, a World Heritage site. A unique artistic creation, with its sanctuaries devoted to Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism, it illustrates the spirit of tolerance that was characteristic of ancient India. Visit BiBi-Ka-Maqbara, a replica of the Taj Mahal.
Day 08
Arrive at Mumbai, where your journey comes to an end.
HIGHLIGHTS
• Visit India’s architectural wonders and World Heritage Sites in Agra, Vadodara, Jaipur and Ranthambore
• Relish secret recipes from the royal kitchens of Vadodara and Rajasthan
• Experience the thrill of a safari in search of the elusive Tiger at Ranthambore
• Indulge in retail therapy visiting the colourful and bustling bazaars of the royal cities of Rajasthan
• Explore the jewels of ancient Indian architecture, the wondrous cave temples of Ellora along the western seaboard, a World Heritage Site

Note: Itinerary, Destination & Scheduled time are liable to change without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

TARIFF OF The DECCAN ODYSSEY

Per Cabin Per Journey Price for 7 Nights / 8 Days Journey

Rooming Single Occupancy Twin/Double Occupancy 02 Chilren
(in a separate Cabin)
Deluxe Cabin USD 5,810 USD 8,386 USD 6290
Presidential Suite USD 12,579 USD 12,579 USD 6290
  • All Costs are in USD.
  • The above costs are per cabin per Journey.
  • Government Service tax of 3.09% is additional and will be charged extra on the published tariff
  • As the train runs on the tracks of the Indian Railways, the itineraries are subject to change incase of any changes in the routing etc.
  • Prices are subject to change incase of any amendment in the routing or other hikes such as fuel,taxes etc.
  • Children below 5 years of age shall be allowed free, subject to sharing of double bed with parents. This is subject to availability of double bed at the time of booking.
  • Presidential Suite can accommodate upto 3 adults or 2 Adults and 2 children (One child upto 5 years of age and second child up to 12 years of age).

Clild Policy

  • Deccan Odyssey does accommodate children but we ask parents to be mindful of the sophisticated adult atmosphere we endeavor to maintain.
  • One child up to 5 years of age shall be allowed free of cost in the Deluxe Cabin, subject to sharing of double bed with parents. This is subject to availability of double bed at the time of booking.
  • For families, with a child between 6-12 years of age, or, with two children with one child below 5 years and another between 6-12 years, we recommend the Presidential Suite which has a double bed in the bedroom and can be shared with a child below 5 years and a sofa cum bed in the living room which can accommodate the older child. In this case, the child/children will be accommodated free of cost.
  • In case of two children between 6-12 years of age travelling with their parents, you will have to take 2 cabins. The first child pays 25% of the adult fare and the second child will have to pay 50% of the adult fare. One of the parents will have to be present with the child / children in the cabin.
  • Please note that we do not have the facility for interconnecting cabins.
  • All applicable taxes will be charged extra.

Tour Cost Includes:

  • Accommodation in double / twin bedded cabin with en suite bathrooms
  • All meals (B,L,D)
  • Soft Beverages during the journey
  • Valet Service
  • Still Camera fees
  • Guided off train excursions and game drives as illustrated in the itinerary – inclusive of entrance fees, park fees, transport and services of an English speaking local guide

Tour Cost doesn’t Includes:

  • Taxes, Insurance , Gratuities
  • Laundry, Alcoholic Beverages, Soft beverages during non meal hours
  • Video and professional Still Camera fees
  • Arrival and Departure transfers
  • International and Domestic air tickets

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