Some of the most fascinating journeys I have undertaken have a close association with trains. I have been traveling on trains since I was a small kid and was captivated by the mystery and aura of the old steam engines. Some of the most exotic and exclusive train journeys are part of this write up, hope it titillates your travel bug and encourages you to be a part of these exclusive journeys. The veins in the body is how the trains in India are known as, from the north to the south the east to the west they transport people and goods. The way to experience India is through its trains, as the essence of this great and vast country with its different cultures can only be experienced if you are up close and personal to its rustic and exotic charm.
There are more then 6800 stations and 63,000 km of train routes in this vast and beautiful country.
The train stations have all the modern facilities; the infrastructure is vast and very well managed.
There are good catering services available, which provide wholesome and delicious food.
There are arrangements for night halts at rail yatri niwas at all major stations. There is a good network of bookstalls at the railway stations across the country, which provides a cross section of latest books for your reading pleasure.
A visit to India is not complete with out experiencing some amazing rail travels which guaranty you the India of your dreams in the lap of luxury.
The luxury trains of India have the level of comfort and elegance, which is unparalleled.
A journey in the luxury trains take you to the past of India, where each and every whim of the maharajas was carried out a as per their wishes. The concept is to recreate the magic just for you.
The luxury trains running in India are
1: Palace on wheels
2: Deccan Odyssey
3: Heritage on wheels
4: India on Wheels
5: Fairy Queen Train
6: Royal Orient Train