The Royal Indian train that has been benchmarked against the best luxury trains in the world-like the Blue Train of South Africa, The Orient Express of Europe and the Eastern and Oriental of South East Asia. The royal journey takes you on a week-long trip to some of the best places in Maharashtra, namely Mumbai, Ganapatipule, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Tarkarli, Sawantwadi, Goa, Kolhapur, Pune, Aurangabad, Ellora, Ajanta and Nashik. So come aboard and get ready to travel to the rich past of the state.
The Deccan Odyssey's sheer luxury is a sight to behold. Everything in the train reflects the ways of Indian royalty. Each coach is named after some of the best places and forts of Maharashtra. And with plush interiors, awesome cuisine and great sites to see, this journey sure etches some golden memories in the traveler's mind.
The Deccan Odyssey
44 suites in 11 cars ~ 4 presidential suites in 2 cars ~ 2 restaurant cars ~ 1 bar car ~ 1 Conference car with business centre ~ 1 spa car ~ 1 staff car ~ 2 power car
Fully air-conditioned train ~ Business centre with Internet, FAX, ISD and STD in the conference car ~ LCD TV in 11 lounge cars ~ Plasma TV with allied equipment ~ 1 health spa car with steam, beauty parlour and gymnasium ~ Channel Music ~ Cell phone on demand ~ Foreign exchange facilities ~ Laundry services ~ 24-hour room service ~ Valet attendant ~ Special assistance for physically challenged people ~ Luggage collection facility ~ Guest Provided with Arrival Kits ~ Fully stocked bar ~ Daily newspapers an d magazines ~ Packed drinking water several ~ Mail box facility ~ Bookings can be made through agents/ Internet ~ Voltage available on train ~110/230V ~ Assistance for travel arrangements on completion of tour.
The cost of the package (excluding alcoholic beverages) would be:
October-2008 to March-2009& October 2009 to March 2010
US$ 540 per person per night; for single person occupancy ~ US$ 390 per person per night; for double occupancy ~ US$ 320 per person per night; for triple occupancy ~ US$ 950 per person per night; for Presidential Suite (Single Occupancy) ~ US$ 700 per person per night; for Presidential Suite (Double Occupancy) ~ US$ 285 per person per night; for Presidential Suite (Presidential Suite-Extra Occupancy)
September 2008 & 2009 April 2009 & 2010
US$ 415 per person per night; for single person occupancy ~ US$ 320 per person per night; for double occupancy ~ US$ 260 per person per night; for triple occupancy ~ US$ 750 per person per night; for Presidential Suite (Single Occupancy) ~ US$ 550 per person per night; for Presidential Suite (Double Occupancy) ~ US$ 240 per person per night; for Presidential Suite (Presidential Suite-Extra Occupancy)
Children between the age of 5 and 12 years will be charged at 50% of full fare.
(Applicable to both the above packages)