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Give Yourself An Exclusive Treat While Having Deccan Odyssey luxury Train Tour India

Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train-Traveling is the best way of exploring the extreme beauty of this world. Since ages traveling is known to be the best way of recreation and enjoyment. It can be said that the significant areas and countries are the product of exploration because of trips and traveling. A break from our daily routine, the journey to some known and unknown places is all that we require a cheering mood. Traveling from a train is considered as the most comfortable.

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Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train

Many people do prefer road-tripping but the excitement of a train journey is something different. Looking down in the literature one can find many prose and poems which have evoked during the train journey of writers.

The magic of seating beside the window and enjoying the scenic beauty of meadows and farmlands give immense pleasure. Take a luxury train tour India from one of the most elegant trains “Deccan Odyssey” and explore the beauty of the country.

Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train

Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train

To boost tourism in the Maharashtra route of the Indian railways. The government of Maharashtra came up with the idea of “Deccan Odyssey“. It is a luxury train that is inspired by the notion of a “Palace on wheels“. It is following the Indian railways having a joint venture with Maharashtra government. The train covers significant tourist attractions of different states in its itinerary. It is more like a 5-star hotel running on the Indian railway tracks. All the exclusive amenities of the coaches were made by an integral coach factory in Chennai.

History of the Deccan Odyssey

“Palace on wheels“ was a very successful plan of the Indian railways. Inspired by this success, the government of Maharashtra intended the launch of “Deccan Odyssey“ to increase tourism of the state. The main was aim to promote the tourism of Maharashtra and the surrounding regions. The Maharashtra tourism development corporation (MTDC) with the help of Indian railways worked on this project. Then-Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on 17 January flagged off train via remote control at 5:30 pm from Raj Bhavan in Mumbai.

The inaugural run of the train was from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus to Thane station and back. The commercial journey of this luxury train kicked off from 4 February 2004. In the beginning, MTDC appointed the Taj group of hotels with the responsibility of managing food, beverages, and housekeeping of trains.

The MTDC gave train on lease to different tour operators such as the luxury train, Thomson cook. No doubt the train has been able to meet the expectations of both the Indian railways and the MTDC.


Spa in Deccan Odyssey

Parlour in Deccan Odyssey

Mini Gym in Deccan Odyssey

Deccan Odyssey is one of the poshest trains of the country. There are ten coaches which sum a total of 40 cabins. No less than a fantastic resort the train comes with numerous facilities. It has got a mini gym, parlor, spa with steam and well-stocked bar, two restaurants. It also includes two cars having four presidential suites, a business center in the conference car. There are six channels of music in each cabin. For the book lovers, the train has also got a library. Tour the country with the best luxury trains India .

Destinations cover by Deccan Odyssey

The train offers you six different itineraries having eight days and seven nights. These itineraries are as follows:

  • Maharashtra splendor

Beginning the journey from Mumbai to Goa via Nashik, Ajanta Ellora Caves, Kolhapur, Sindhudurg and back to Mumbai. Read more

  • Maharashtra a wild trail

This tour is all about exploring one of the most exceptional states of the country Maharashtra in depth. The journey gets started at Mumbai CST and goes towards Ellora Caves, Aurangabad, Pench, Taboada, Ajanta Caves, Nasik. Getting back to Mumbai as the final destination. Read more.

  • Hidden treasures of Gujarat

Take a tour of the state of Gujarat by Deccan Odyssey. The Gujarat tour begins from Mumbai itself, moving towards Vadodara, Palitana, Gir, Little Rann of Kutch, Modhera, Nashik. Getting back to Mumbai. Read more.

  • Indian Odyssey

Starting the tour from New Delhi and traveling to Sawai Madhopur, Agra. Visiting the royal cities of Rajasthan, Jaipur, and Udaipur. Then comes Vadodara, Ellora caves, Mumbai as the final destination. Read more.

  • Indian sojourn

Its destinations are the same as that of the Indian Odyssey. The only difference is that the tour begins from Mumbai and ends in New Delhi. Read more.

  • Jewels of the Deccan

The tour begins from Mumbai heading towards Bijapur, Aihole, Pattadakal, Hampi, Hyderabad, Ellora Ajanta caves and ending in Mumbai. Read more.

Your search for Indian luxury trains or luxury trains India ends on Deccan Odyssey.


For Indian travelers for the year 2019-2020:

  • Single occupancy in a deluxe cabin: INR 4,71,380
  • Double occupancy in a deluxe cabin: INR 6,76,200
  • Occupancy 2 children (in separate cabin): INR 5,07,360
  • Single occupancy in a presidential suite: INR 10,20,880
  • Double occupancy in a presidential suite: INR 10,20,880
  • Occupancy 2 children (in separate cabin): INR 5,07,360

For international travelers for the year 2020-2021:

Deluxe cabins

  • Single occupancy: $7,320
  • Double occupancy: $10,500
  • Occupancy 02 children (in a separate cabin):$ 7,878

Presidential suite

  • Single occupancy:  $15,855
  • Double occupancy: $15,855
  • Occupancy 02 children (in a separate cabin): $7,878

The Deccan Odyssey charts in the list of Indian luxury trains/luxury trains India. Book your “luxury train tour India” now.

Also Read:-

  • A Complete Guide To Book Luxury Train Tour India – Palace On Wheels

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