Indian Borders Re-Open

As of February 14th, 2022, India has dropped quarantine and post-arrival testing for all holidaymakers.

India is an exquisite melting pot of cultures, cuisines, and communities – blending the provincial with the palatial, the ancient and the avant-garde. Travellers are treated to an everchanging palette of art, architecture and allure.

For those who wish to experience this magical subcontinent in style, our Private Train — the Deccan Odyssey – is the perfect answer. A sumptuous meld of seductive tones, ornate décor and elusive grandeur – the Deccan Odyssey is an ode to the imperial carriages of the Maharajas.

Our next India adventure is the Madras Mail, October 2022.

Read on to find out more information on our unique and exclusive India itineraries. Alternatively, take the opportunity to book a consultation with our experts and begin a journey that extends the boundaries of luxury train travel in India.


Madras Mail

October 2022 & October 2023

A remarkable opportunity awaits for you to discover the mysteries, diversity and traditions of Southern India in style on board our private train, the Deccan Odyssey.


Vibrant cities, immaculate beaches, rich cultural heritage, peaceful backwaters, standing in contrast with rolling foothills and innumerable ancient monuments – all make Southern India a fascinating travel destination.

Carefully designed to take in the best of Southern India, the Madras Mail covers everything from India’s most important cities to spectacular World Heritage Sites and stunning coastlines. The gateways of Mumbai (Bombay) and Chennai (Madras) are key ports of call. They open the door to a more tropical India, slower, tranquil and even more exotic.

Darjeeling Mail

February 2023 & November 2023

A sensational journey across Northern India by private luxury train


Our stunning voyage aboard the Deccan Odyssey train travels coast to coast, from the Arabian Sea to the Bay of Bengal.

Highlights include Darjeeling, with its old-world charm and breath-taking views from the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway’s ‘Toy Train’. Plus, experience the sunrise on the sacred Ganges at Varanasi; enjoy an unforgettable dinner at the Rambagh Palace Hotel and visit the amazing sights of Agra, including the incomparable Taj Mahal.

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