Heritage on Wheels

Heritage on Wheels has been the most liked luxurious trains of Rajasthan as is Palace on Wheels. Thus plush train offers its passengers a memorable priceless experience in the terrain of the Maharajas. Heritage on Wheels, owned by Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation (RTDC) and Indian Railways, this train takes you to uncharted and exotic destinations of Rajasthan covering Jaipur, Shekhawati and Bikaner.

Heritage on Wheels Destinations

Heritage on Wheels take its passengers on a tour to Jaipur, Bikaner and Shekhawati. Bikaner and Shekhawati being the least common tourists’ places to visit, this tourists train takes you to discover the beautiful plethora of every street and its houses as their residents feel it to be an imagination of an artist’s paint.

Traditionally known as the ‘impoverished corner of an arid land’, this city of Rajasthan is moderately sandy and partly rugged, and sanctified with a lake or few green patches here and there. Shekhawati, known to many has an Open Air Art Gallery as the riot colors and imagination of man has come together to create a whole new Rajasthan.

Rajasthan, the north of a desert state has Bikaner, a fortified city with an eternal appeal. This city has scrabbled sand dunes standing on a lightly raised hem by seven kilometers long besieged wall with five openings. The glorious forts and palaces carved out in reddish-pink, sandstone, bear stones bear evidence to the city’s historical and architectural legacy.

Tour Destinations

  • Jaipur to board Heritage on Wheels
  • Bikaner
  • Tal Chhapar & Shekhawati
  • Jaipur

Coaches

This luxurious train has 14 comfortable coaches decked in royal style endowing its passengers with a majestic ambience. 2 restaurants of this train have two multicuisine restaurants serving delectable delicacies. Its guests are certain to have a fine dining experience aboard this literal ‘Heritage on Wheels’ to treat their taste-buds. Heritage on Wheels has a well stocked lounge bar with a range of out of the ordinary mock-tails and cocktails.

To comfort its every guest aboard, Heritage on Wheels has an attendant or ‘Khidmatgar’ to take care of its passenger’s travel comfort needs. For children and adults to pass away the time, the train has indoor games like Chess, playing cards, Chinese checkers, carom board, crossword puzzles and many more.

Tariff

Heritage on Wheels takes its guests on a tour to Jaipur, Rajasthan, Bikaner and Shekhawati.  The tariff per person is US $ 300, 200 and 150 for single, double and triple occupancy.

Tour Tariff

Occupancy Type Oct 2011 to March 2012s
(per person per night)
Total for 3 Nights
(per person)
Single Occupancy $ 300 900
Double Occupancy $ 200 600
Triple Occupancy $ 150 450

Itinerary / Schedule

Day 01 - Jaipur to board Heritage on Wheels ( Tuesday / Friday)

18:30 hrs: Report for check-in to board the Heritage on Wheels.
19:30 hrs: Departure for Bikaner .
20:00 hrs: Dinner and Overnight on board Heritage on Wheels.

Day 02 - Bikaner ( Wednesday / Saturday)

06:00 hrs: Arrival at Bikaner.
07:30 hrs: Breakfast on board Heritage on Wheels.
09:00 hrs: Departure for sightseeing of Jain Temple, Tonga ride & Havelies.
10:40 hrs: Departure for Fort & Shopping.
13:50 hrs: Lunch on Board.
15:30 hrs: Departure for Camel Research farm.
16:50 hrs: High Tea at Karni Bhawan Palace.
17:20 hrs: Departure for Dinner at Gajner.
22:00 hrs: Departure from Gajner.
23:30 hrs: Departure for Padihara.

Day 03 - Tal Chhapar & Shekhawati ( Thursday / Sunday)

04:00 hrs: Arrival at Padihara Railway Station.
07:00 hrs: Departure for Tal Chhapar on board Heritage on Wheels.
07:30 hrs: Arrival at Tal Chhapar and sight seeing.
08:45 hrs: Breakfast on Board.
09:10 hrs: Departure for Ramgarh on board Heritage on Wheels.
12:00 hrs: Arrival at Ramgarh & sight seeing of Mehnsar
14:30 hrs: Lunch at Mandawa Castle.
15:35 hrs: Sight seeing of Mandawa Havalis .
16:10 hrs: Departure for Nawalgarh by coach.
16:45 hrs: Arrival at Nawalgarh and sight seeing.
17:15 hrs: Return to train.
18:45 hrs: Departure for Dundlod Castle for dinner and horse show.
21:45 hrs: Arrival on Board.
22:30 hrs: Departure for Jaipur on board Heritage on Wheels.

Day 04 - Jaipur ( Friday / Monday)

06:30 hrs: Arrive at Jaipur by Heritage on Wheels.
07:30 hrs: Breakfast on board Heritage on Wheels.