latest luxury train of India, Deccan Odyssey offers a memorable trip to the
most popular and charming tourist destinations of Maharashtra and Goa.
Regarded as yet another jewel of Indian railways, the luxury train is nick
named as the Palace On Wheels of Maharashtra. A royal train journey adorned
with all the modern luxuries and comforts, Deccan Odyssey takes you on a
tour which covers land of legendary and mighty Marathas, architectural
beauty of Ajanta and Elora, exotic beaches, spectacular palaces and forts,
the scintillating cities of Mumbai and Pune and many other exotic and
beautiful tourist destinations in western India.
Major destinations covered by the train include numerous exotic tourist
destinations including Mumbai, Ratnagiri, Jaigadh, Ganapatipule, Bhatye
Beach, Goa, Sawantwadi, Pune, Aurangabad, Ajanta, Nasik, Sindhudurg and
Tarkarli. This tour provides one of the best train journey experiences in
the world. Deccan Odyssey is, in fact, much more than a mere luxury train
cruise. Come and enjoy this memorable trip
The latest joint venture of Indian Railway and MTDC (Maharashtra Tourism
Development Corporation), Deccan odyssey is in collaborations with the
famous Taj Group of hotels. Indian railway has tried to create a complete
5-star hotel on wheels, equipped with numerous amenities including two
restaurants and a bar, a sauna and business centre. Offering the best
comforts and services on board all over the world, Deccan odyssey takes you
to most fascinating tourist spots of Maharashtra. The journey begins from
Mumbai, then continues to Ganapatipule, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Goa, Pune,
Aurangabad, Ajanta and Elora, Nasik and then ends in Mumbai.
Two well decorated and lavish restaurants named as Peshwa I and Peshwa II
serve you with lip smacking delicacies. A well-stocked bar car is attached
to cater your drinking needs, serving liquor of Indian and international
Deccan Odyssey, India's latest and most luxurious train provides its
passengers a memorable travel experience. This sleek blue Limousine with its
well-maintained 21 luxury coaches offers a seven-day sojourn that is worth
enjoying at least once in our life. Almost all the comforts of a five-star
hotel are provided to the tourists on board including modern amenities like
cyber cafe, mobile phone, sauna bath, six-channel music, TV, DVD and
of total 21 coaches, 13 coaches are fully air-conditioned deluxe saloons.
Among these 13 coaches, 11 are passenger cars with 4 twin bedded chambers
and 2 are Presidential Suite Cars with 2 coupes each car. A lounge is
attached at the end of each coach, where passengers can relax and have a
countryside sight while traveling in daytime. Two restaurant cars serve the
passengers with mouth watering Indian dishes. Conference car in the train
can be redesigned as a dance floor during night. Lounge/bar car caters to
the needs of entertainment and drinking needs of passengers. Spa car is a
surprising addition in the train. There are generator cars also in addition
to luggage store and staff car or spare car.
Day 01 - Wednesday - Mumbai
Start this memorable journey at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai in the
evening at 16.40 hours. Tea and Dinner on board.
Day 02 - Thursday - Ratangiri
Arrival: 07.40 hrs. Departure 16.00 hrs
Breakfast on board. Enjoy a boat ride from Rai jetty to Jaigad Fort. Have
fun on Ganapatipule beach and lunch at a beach resort. Sightseeing at
Ratnagiri. Dinner and overnight stay on board.
Day 03 - Friday - Sindhudurg
Arrival: 08.25 hrs. Departure 20.00 hrs
Visit Sindhudurg Sea Fort by a boat. Have fun on Tarkali beach, boat cruise
in Tarkarli Creek to Kalsa Jetty. Enjoy shopping in Sawantwadi. Dinner and
overnight on board.
Day 04 - Saturday - Goa
Arrival: 07.30 hrs. Departure 17.15 hrs
Visit tourist spots in Old Goa, Panjim and Dona Paula.
Day 05 - Sunday - Pune City
Arrival: 08.15 hrs. Departure 15.00 hrs
Sightseeing at Pune. Have your lunch at Hotel Le Meridian. Dinner and
overnight on board.
Day 06 - Monday - Aurangabad
Arrival: 08.30 hrs. Departure 18.00 hrs
Visit tourist spots at Aurangabad and Caves of Elora. Lunch at Hotel Taj.
Dinner and stay on board.
Day 07 - Tuesday - Ajanta Caves & Nasik
Arrival: 08.00 hrs. Departure 22.30 hrs
Visit Ajanta Caves and tourist spots in Nasik. Depart for Mumbai after
Day 08 - Wednesday - Mumbai
Arrival: 08.15 hrs
Have your breakfast on board before we reach Mumbai. We end this pleasure