Maharajas Express – India

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Delve into the cultural heritage of India in the comfort of the finest luxury train in the world. The travel experience of Maharajas Express helps you relax and feel pampered. Life on board is not saved rights when it travels through the length and width of Incredible India. Recover the romance of a bygone era as you walk aboard the super-worked booths and enjoy fine cuisine in five-star luxury.

Embark on a trip aboard the Maharajas Express and be part of the glorious, changing history of India. Accurately named Orient Express of Europe from India, Expreso de Maharajás has been awarded the «World Luxury Train Leader» at the World Travel Awards for two consecutive years in 2012,2013 and 2014.

The old East Indian Railway Company today is renamed as the Railways of India. In the year 1844, it was founded by the then governor of India Lord Hardinge. Then some experimental trains were introduced between Bombay and Calcutta. The first passenger train service was introduced in 1853, the train ran between Bombay and Thane. In the year 1854, the then Governor General of India, Lord Dalhousie, formulated a plan for a network of trunk lines connecting the main regions of India. Today the Railways of India supplies more than 22.5 million passengers and makes more than 2.8 million tons of cargo each day, making it one of the largest and busiest railway networks in the world. Railroads of India is also the largest employer in the world, with a workforce of more than 1.5 million dollars.

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