The Fairy Queen, the most famous heritage train of the Indian Railways operates train from Delhi to Alwar in Rajasthan and back to Delhi. During your momentous ride on the train many cultural programs are organized to enhance the pleasure of your travel. The cultural highlights of the Fairy Queen luxury train journey are:
Delhi: The adventurous journey of the Fairy Queen begins in Delhi, known for its Mughal and British architectures. You can enjoy shopping in heritage destinations like Chandni Chowk or the Street of the Silversmiths near the legendary Red Fort or the posh Connaught Place developed during the British period. You are received with a traditional and warm welcome at the Delhi cantonment Railway Station before the departure of the train.
Alwar: Passengers are welcomed in traditional Rajasthani style on their arrival at Alwar railway station. Here smiling and colorfully dressed women greet them with flower garlands and tikas.
Siliserh, Cultural evening at Lake Palace: Here, the privileged passengers of the Fairy Queen enjoy the traditional Rajasthani folk dances like Kalbelia or snake dance, Terah Thali or dance of the thirteen cymbals. Other interesting cultural performances include puppetry and folk dramas narrating the mythology of the region.
Cultural program at Sariska: At Sariska passengers get a warm welcome in traditional Rajasthani style with flower garlands and tikas. At hotel Sariska Palace a cultural evening is organized for your enjoyment. A vibrant performance of the colorful folk dances of Rajasthan never fails to enthrall you.
Palace on Wheels
Heritage on Wheels