Maharaja Express in Udaipur-Red Carpet welcome
Maharaja Express, the royal train, reaches Udaipur.
Maharaja Express, the Royal train, reached Udaipur on Thursday morning. Passengers were given a Red Carpet welcome at the railway station.
Maharaja Express started its journey on 30th September and reached Udaipur at 10 a.m. on 5th October. Tourists aboard have been enjoying all the modern amenities in the royal train. The Express train is on its journey from Delhi to Mumbai via Udaipur.
Upon reaching Udaipur, passengers were given a Red-Carpet welcome. The cheapest fare on the IRCTC train is 1 lakh 93 thousand 490 rupees and the most expensive one is fared at 15 lakhs 75 thousand 830 rupees.
The royal train is basically a five star hotel on wheels. The vessels used for serving food are reportedly coated with a layer of 24 carat gold. The train is equipped with one safari bar and 2 restaurants.
As per Udaipur city station manager SC Verma, the foreign tourists were given a red carpet welcome and then were taken for a city tour in buses. Meanwhile Railway Security Force took care of safe guarding the train.