Tour India by Train with Great Rail Journeys

About India · about Escorted or Guided Tour

As a traveler you know what you are looking for. You want colors, exotic destinations, and fun. You want excitement and maybe a bit of romance. Touring India with Great rail journeys is a way to get everything you want.

Click, clack, click, clack. you are seated in comfort as the train pulls away from the station. Your eyes glance around wide open, with your mind wondering what they might see and when.

You hear the stays between the cars pull taut and know you are on an epic adventure. The veritable rainbow of colors flash by before the train slides in at your first stop. You can't stop your face from splitting into an enormous grin.

That's just the beginning of your railway journey and it just gets better from there. Go see the "pink city", an 18th century observatory and ride a painted elephant. Grab a bit to eat, tasting authentic Indian cuisine. Made with careful, experienced hands.

Click as many photos of the places along the way as you want. See the Amber Fort in all its monumental glory. Don't forget about the Taj Mahal. It might be a bit touristy for your tastes, but it is not to be missed. The sheer grandeur of the palace will mesmerize even the most stoic of adventurers.

One of the most important things to remember is to change your currency. These railway excursions are in listed in pounds sterling. You might think for all this you would have to forgo that five star dinner you had planned. Not true. The prices range from 2,000 to 4,000 pounds.

Get daring and choose a tour where you can spot some tigers lolling in the water or on the hunt. If that's not what you want take a tour that will wander through the majestic palaces and learn some of the culture and history surrounding India.

One of the most fascinating and colorful cultures in the world is waiting for you to make a decision and find time to go. You will not regret taking this trip and might have to sign up for another. With wonderment and wanderlust, any of these trips can be seen through the eyes of an ardent traveler.

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