Luxury rail in India

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The Indian Railways,along with the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation,provide a wide range of luxury rail travel in India. There are five luxury trains availed by the Indian railways. Indian Railways have recently decided to introduce luxurious Anubhuti Coaches in regular Trains, which would be similar to coaches in luxury trains like Maharaja Express or Palace on Wheels.[1]

Luxury trains[edit]

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  1. ^ "Indian Railways to introduce Luxurious Anubhuti Coaches". 
  2. ^ "New-look Palace on Wheels set to chug off on Aug 5". Times of India. August 2, 2009. 
  3. ^ See the "chambers"
  4. ^ "Watch Dish TV on Palace on Wheels". DNA. 
  5. ^ Though the word खिदमतगार - khiḍhmatgār (servant, steward) is used by the company, it is there to evoke a luxurious past.
  6. ^ "The world's top 25 luxury trains - Rediff.com Business". Rediff.com. Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  7. ^ The Deccan Odyssey Train
  8. ^ "The Golden Chariot : Introduction". The Golden Chariot: Official website. Retrieved 2009-04-21. 
  9. ^ "Golden Chariot train's first commercial run on March 10". The Times of India. 2008-02-28. Retrieved 2009-04-21. 
  10. ^ a b "The Golden Chariot is a totally wired train". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 2008-02-01. Retrieved 2009-04-21. 
  11. ^ a b Somashekar, G.R.N. (2008-09-06). "Rajavilas on rails". The Hindu. Retrieved 2009-04-21. 
  12. ^ "Golden Chariot: Facilities". Golden Chariot: Official website. Retrieved 2009-04-21. 
  13. ^ "News By Industry". The Times Of India. 6 September 2010. 
  14. ^ "Royal Rajasthan on Wheels to be launched in Dec". The Times of India. 26 August 2008. 
  15. ^ "Railways to launch Royal Rajasthan on Wheels". HT Mint. 
  16. ^ Boler, Sandra (2010-04-03). "A carriage through India". The Independent. 
  17. ^ "Supreme Court Dismisses plea against Maharaja Express". Retrieved 31 August 2013. 
  18. ^ Gupta, Jayanta (2010-03-19). "1 lakh a night on Maharajas’ Express". Times of India. Retrieved 2010-04-06. 
  19. ^ Ghosh, Dwaipayan (5 October 2009). "For Rs 1 lakh a day, travel like a maharaja". Times of India. India. Retrieved 2009-10-06. 
  20. ^ India's Maharajas' Express rail journey,
  21. ^ "Maharaja Express Train Tour, Luxury Train Travel, Online Ticket Booking, Fare, Route, Maharaja's Timings, Schedule, Departure Dates, Images". Maharajas' Express by Yatra. Retrieved 22 July 2016. 
  22. ^ "Maharajas' Express Train". 
  23. ^ "Billed as Asia's costliest luxury train". Times of India. 2010-04-03. Retrieved April 3, 2010.