The oldest running locomotive on the planet, Steam Express
is out of the loco shed. Above all trains in the world, Steam Express or the
Fairy Queen definitely deserves to be at the top of the world’s greatest rail
journeys and an experience of a lifetime for the connoisseurs of train
traveling around the world.
Steam Express Fairy Queen is the Oldest Running Steam Engine Locomotive on the Planet
This pre-Independence locomotive still runs on steam – take
that for retro! The train is now a part of the Indian Luxury Trains lineup
which already boasts of the Maharaja Express, Palace on Wheels, Royal Rajasthan
on Wheels and the likes. The itinerary is a simple 2 day weekend affair
featuring Delhi, Rewari and Alwar as destinations.
The highlights of the 2 days journey include a cultural show
and safari in Sariska National Park, a renowned tiger reserve in the state of
Rajasthan, India. The first journey begins on 22nd March, 2014. Visit the
Indian Luxury Trains website for more info about departures, tariffs and
itineraries of the Fairy Queen. See you aboard!
Day 1, Saturday
Reporting at the
Delhi Cantonment railway station.
Lunch on Board.
Welcome at Alwar
station on arrival with tika & garland of guest by RTDC.
Transfer to Hotel
Tiger Den or Similar by Deluxe Coach via Lake Palace at Siliserh stopping
at Lake Palace, Siliserh for Tea/Snacks.
Check-in at Hotel Tiger Den or Similar with welcome drink(non-alcoholic),
accommodation on twin sharing basis.
followed by Dinner at Hotel. Over night stay at Hotel
Day 2, Sunday
Wake up call with
Depart for morning
visit to Sariska National Park in Canter/Gypsy (Subject to availability of
Return back to
hotel from the Park and time for freshen up etc.
hotel for Alwar Railway Station for boarding Steam Express.