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An exclusive rail tour of a land rich in history, filled with tales of royal dynasties, exotic bejeweled palaces, desert sands and exquisite wildlife.
The Deccan Odyssey luxury train is the pride of the grand state of Maharashtra. Each saloon in the train has exotic interiors based on Maharajas from different eras. It’s first journey was in January, 2004.

The train operates on six different journeys of 7 Nights duration across India- covering Forts & Palaces Of India, Taj Mahal, Tiger & Lion forest reserves and UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Ajanta Ellora Caves & Hampi etc.
Deccan Odyssey has the most variety of itineraries on offer as compared to any other luxury train in India.

The Deccan Odyssey Train has been voted as the best luxury train in Asia at the ‘World Luxury Travel Awards’ 3 times in a row.

On the Deccan Odyssey luxury train journey, you travel overnight in comfort of richly furnished A/C cabins with ensuite bathrooms. In the daytime you enjoy pre-arranged sightseeing tours in diverse tourist destinations.

Cost of daily three meals, sightseeing tours, travel & onboard stay is included in package cost.
Onboard Deccan Odyssey train there are 21 luxurious coaches, which are comprised of 12 passengers saloons, two dining cars, one bar lounge, conference saloon with business centre, mini gym & ayurvedic spa facility. The entire train is interconnected with common passageway & dining cars are in the centre of the train with six passenger saloons on either side.

You have an option to book a Deluxe cabin or Presidential Suite. The major difference between the two is the space allocation per cabin.

The decoration of the train reflects a particular era of the Deccan milieu and each cabin is creatively outfitted with facilities like small wardrobe, personal safe, telephone, attached bathroom with toiletries, air-conditioning and a personal attendant on the round the clock service of the guests.

Cabin area 191 square feet 95 square feet
Cabin length 8.4 m 3.97m
Cabin width 2.3 m 2.3 m
Bed width 0.9 m .9 m


  • Passengers are requested to carry luggage as per the international airline rules for the first/business class passengers. Soft-topped luggage is always recommended as these can be stored easily.
  • Laundry services are availabile on limited days of the journey & you may co-ordinate with saloon attendant for the same.
  • Complimentary wi-fi service is available, however signal may be weak when train is travelling through hilly terrain.
  • For medical emergency, please contact the onboard Train Manager
  • As per Indian Railways Policy – smoking is not allowed onboard the train

To maintain the high standard and exclusivity of this luxury train tour, it is advisable to wear smart casuals at all the time during your Deccan Odyssey train tour. Though not mandatory, you may wear formal dress during the dining on board to maintain the exclusive ambience. It is also advisable to carry your swimsuit if the itinerary includes visit to beaches.

In order to run, the train requires a certain minimum number of passengers. In case the numbers are not met, the journeys may either be postponed or cancelled. However the cost in such cases will be fully refunded. In case you need further assistance, information or have any question regarding the Deccan Odyssey train, feel free to write to us.

Deccan Odyssey Train is owned & operated by State Govt. Of Maharashtra & both off board/on board services are outsourced to a private travel company.