Deccan Odyssey Train
There are many ways to explore a particular country or a region, but a luxury train tour is one of the most exciting and grand ways marked by sheer opulence and gaiety. India is a country where every single aspect speaks of beauty and delicacy in its presentation, and the Indian luxury train Deccan Odyssey is certainly not an exception to that. The romance of classical towns, palaces, forts, ancient caves, religious destinations and azure deep oceans is unfolded gracefully in every luxury train journey with Deccan Odyssey.
Deccan Odyssey India is the fruitful outcome of the joint venture of Indian Railway and Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) that gave birth to the royal luxury train in India. The train derives its name from its journey route that covers the places located in the Deccan Plateau of India. This blue Limousine on rail took several months to finalize its design and after years of relentless effort, the train started its maiden journey on January 16, 2004.
Deccan Odyssey India covers host of precisely chosen destinations that include Mumbai, Sindhudurg, Goa, Kolhapur, Daulatabad, Chandrapur, Ajanta Caves and Nasik. All these places are unique in the sense that each of them has a specialty of their own and thus every new day comes in a form of fresh surprise for the guests. By understanding the travel requirements of the guests, the destinations are chosen so that a complete picture of Maratha lifestyle, heritage and history can be presented to the travelers.
All the 21 luxuriously appointed coaches of Deccan Odyssey are the jewels of a crown. Out of these 21 coaches, 11 are to accommodate guests and the rest are used for different purposes such as dining, lounge, conference car and health spa. Inspired by the imperial carts used by the Maharajas of the yore for traveling, each of the coaches is theme based that reflect different royal eras of Maharashtra ruled by diverse dynasties. The forgotten art of elegant travelling is certainly revived by this luxury train in India. Without disturbing the theme of the carts, the modern high-tech amenities are placed in a way that certainly bears witness to the graceful creativity of the designer.
All the cabins of Deccan Odyssey are fully equipped with facilities like air-conditioning, internet connectivity and personalized guest amenities that make sure that your journey would be a comfortable and memorable one. Moreover, the multi-cuisine restaurant, well stocked bar, high-tech conference cart and a spa & massage cabin onboard add on the colors of merriment to your entire jaunt.
It is the tender hospitality and international standard services of this luxury train tour that within less than a decade of its inception, Deccan Odyssey India successfully placed itself in the list of most fabulous luxury train tours in the world. If seeing is believing, then Deccan Odyssey will surely make you believe the folklores of India and of Maharashtra where everything is perfect and dreamlike.