Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train
Our team organises Luxury Train Tours of India in the train of your choice.
Travel to have a comfortable and luxurious journey where you get the value
for your money. We make the arrangements for the Luxury Train Tours in India,
which is a unique experience of its own kind. The Luxury Rail Tours make
you aware of the tourist places as well as a feel at home amenities without
disturbing your routine. A Luxury Rail Tour takes you to an Indian odyssey
compelling you to have another India tour amidst the same amenities.
Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days
Destinations : Mumbai - Jaigadh, Ganapatipule,
Ratangiri - Sindhudurg, Tarkarli, Sawantwadi - Goa - Kolhapur, Pune - Aurangabad
- Ajanta & Nashik - Mumbai
Day 1 - Wednesday
Departure in the evening from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai
Day 2 - Thursday
Morning Alight at Ratnagiri Railway Station.
Departure by AC bus for Ratnagiri Town excursion.
Over view of Thibaw Palace where Thibaw, the last King of Burma was incarcerated
by British. The next stop is Bhatye view point to watch scenic beauty of
Pass through the landmarks of town, local markets and brief visit to the
memorial of Indias greatest freedom fighter Lokmanya Tilak.
Proceed to Ganapatipule Beach.
Ratnagiri is a land of Alphonso mango. On way visit to see Mango, Cashew
Nut, Mud Apple and Coconut plantation made on black solid rock. Resume journey
through tiny villages to Ganapatipule Beach resort.
Ganapatipule a beach bathed in golden sunshine. Laze around the golden sands
or explore many trails that lead from the beach.
Lunch & free time at Ganapatipule beach resort.
Noon (Optional): Tuk-Tuk ride in and around Malgund a small typical coastal
village and the native place of the famous poet, Keshav Sut. Visit to memorial
of poet; see traditional houses, 150 year old primary school and Lord Ganesha
Late in the afternoon proceed to Jaigad Jetty for backwater cruise around
the 17th century historical fort Jaigad and Konkan villages alongside of
Board the bus for Ratnagiri railway station. Arrive in Train.
Day 3 - Friday
Morning Alight at the Sindhudurg Nagari Railway station.
Departure by AC Bus to Malvan Jetty to witness Sindhudurg Ocean Fort &
one time naval base of Maratha empire. From jetty proceed to Tarkarli beach
Tarkarli a virgin beach at the confluence to river Karli and Arabian Sea.
Lunch & free time at Tarkarli beach resort.
Next, romantic Back Water Cruise through the Tarkarli creek up to Walaval
Jetty. Visit to ancient village temple of Laxmi Narayana, followed by visit
to Sawantwadi town by A.C bus to witness fabulous lacquer handicrafts, paintings
and furniture at the Shilpagrama the art & craft centre
in the town. Watch cultural programme performed by local artist.
Late in the evening board the train at Sawantwadi railway station.
Day 4 - Saturday
Morning arrival at Karmali Goa. The most frequented tourist spots
Board the bus to reach Old Goa to witness;
the ruins of St. Augustine Church once largest cathedral in Goa. Basilica
of Bom Jesus, this is 16th Century Church, the mortal remains of St. Francis
Xavier is enshrined here. Se Cathedral and the Church of St. Francis of
Assissi that began as a mosque but now is an archaeological museum for Goan
antiques. Visit to Fontanhas the Latin quarters at Panjim.
Departure to Hotel. Lunch & Free time on the beach.
Evening board the train from Madgaon railway station.
Day 5 - Sunday
Morning Arrival at Kolhapur City, known as Karveer or Dakshin Kashi
of Maharashtra. Situated on the banks of river Panchaganga.
Board the bus to visit;
New Palace, a royal palace partly converted into museum, Bhawani Mandap
(The Town Hall) witness traditional Martial Art locally known as Mardani
Khel, An exquisitely carved Mahalaxmi Temple a temple of goddess Ambabai
visited by millions pilgrims, Shalini Palace built of intricately carved
black stone & Italian Marble stands on the west side of lake Rankala,
watch cultural programme and visit to handicraft stalls for perfect memorabilia.
At noon board the train at Kolhapur station to depart for Pune.
Lunch onboard. Leisure time till evening.
Evening arrive at Pune. Board the bus to visit Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum,
houses variety of artifacts of the 17th, 18th & 19th Centuries. Board
the train from Pune railway station.
Day 6 - Monday
Morning Arrival at Daulatabad station.
Proceed by road to visit;
Majestic fort Daulatabad.
Next stop is Ellora caves, a World Heritage site, having 34 cave temples
dedicated to three different religion- Hinduism, Buddhism & Jainism.
Lunch & free time.
After lunch move on to see; Bibi-ka-Maqbara, a replica of Taj Mahal is a
grand piece of Moghul architecture.
Optional: Back to train.
Free time for shopping Paithani, Himroo, Bidriwork from showrooms for a
Evening board the train from Aurangabad railway station.
Day 7 - Tuesday
Morning Arrival at Jalgaon railway station. Board the bus to reach
Renowned Buddhist caves of Ajanta are World Heritage Site. Witness some
of the finest paintings and sculptures of the second century AD. Bodhisattva
Padmapani, Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara, The Birth of the
Buddha & Thousand Buddhas are a few amongst the many
fine murals & sculptures.
At noon board train at Jalgaon railway station.
Proceed to Nashik. Lunch on-board.
Leisure Time onboard till evening.
Alight at Nashik Road railway station to board the bus for departure to
Panchawati Ghat a holy place known for Kumbh Mela. Next, visit to Kala Ram
Temple built in 1794. Evening board the train at Nashik railway station.
Farewell dinner on-board.
Day 8 - Wednesday
Morning Arrival at CST Mumbai. Journey Ends.