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Though train is never seen as a transportation that has comfort or luxury, there are lavish train rides that would change your perspective about train travel. These are called as luxury trains that take you on an exclusive trip around a top class tourist destination area. These trains provide all amenities that are possible in a train and available in luxurious seven-star hotels. Here are the top trains that you should try at least once in your lifetime.

Pride of Africa, Namibia Safari

As the name indicates, this luxury train takes you on a safari in Namibia of South Africa. This is a desert safari trip with Atlantic Ocean finish that stretches for nine days taking you along a trip that covers 2000 miles. You can witness most beautiful places as you glide through mesmerizing scenic places in a train that has top class amenities. The train can accommodate 72 travellers. The cost of a trip ranges from $5,400 to $11,000 depending on the type of suite, season and others.

The Blue Train of South Africa

If you are up for a luxurious stay in South Africa, this Blue Train is inevitable for some mind blowing attractions. Most of the richest people in the world prefer this trip for any type of vacation in South Africa. This train takes you on a short trip that stretches for just 27 hours. The fare for this trip starts from $1,500 and can go as high as $2,000. The train has many unbelievable comforts like butler service, sherry glass, meals, bar services and many others. This is like travelling in a moving five-star hotel.

 The Palace on Wheels, India

When it comes to enjoying top tourist destinations in India, none can do it with a signature style like Palace on Wheels. Starting from high speed internet access to lounge room with bar service, this train has all known amenities that are practically possible inside a moving train. The train starts from New Delhi and ends its trip at Agra for a price range of $3,500 to $4,000. The name does suites this train as you would literally be travelling in a palace with seven-star service. You can check out the fares of Palace on Wheels by visiting our website.

 The Eastern and Oriental express, Southeast Asia

This train is one of the luxurious trains in the world. This is not just an average trip on a lavish train. This tour takes you to rainforests, tropical beaches, paddy fields, plantations and many other exotic attractions. Starting from open air observatory car to piano bar; this train has unbeatable ultimate comfort. This is a single journey that would etch in your mind for eternity. The train takes you from Bangkok to Singapore for a price range of $2,500 to $5,000.

Venice Simplon Orient Express, Europe

This train starts its travel from Paris and takes you to Istanbul by the sixth day. The train travels through exotic locations and top notch tourist destinations. You can enjoy finest European cuisine, lavish vintage cabins and the most delicate service that cannot be even found in the best seven-star rated hotels. All these are available for a price of $14,700. This train give you the cream of luxury and it takes you to a wide range of attractions like Budapest, Bucharest and many others.

Maharajas Express, India

This train is one of the costliest luxury trains in the world that takes you on various types of tours that covers Rajasthan and surrounding areas. The tour starts in Delhi or Mumbai and takes you to various destinations. There are tours that last from four days and ones that last for eight days. The cost of a ticket ranges from $3,800 to $5,980 depending on the type of tour, season, cabin and so on. The train has every modern amenity starting from LCD TV to laundry service. The train has the capability of tailoring experiences to suit you. To know more about the booking of Maharajas Express train, you can visit our website.

These trains are a major part of many luxurious vacation plans. The number of people yeaning for an experience in such a train has increased tremendously making booking process closing in a swift. People need to book at least four months in prior to the departure date to get enough tickets. Are you ready for this royal styled vacation? Book a ticket today in the luxury trains of India.

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