LUXE LIV­ING

FROM BE­SPOKE DIN­NERS ON A PRI­VATE IS­LAND TO MEET-AND-GREET SES­SIONS WITH ROY­ALS, GU­JARAT OF­FERS MUL­TI­PLE LUX­URY EX­PE­RI­ENCES.

India Today - - SIMPLY GUJARATT - By ADITI PAI

OP­U­LENCE ON WHEELS Deccan Odyssey

TRAIN JOUR­NEYS AL­WAYS EVOKE A sense of nos­tal­gia and sto­ries of far­away so­journs. When you get on board the Deccan Odyssey, an uber lux­ury tourist train, en­joy the royal repasts in the blue cab­ins that house plush rooms, a multi-cui­sine restau­rant, a spa and at­ten­tive but­lers on-call who make you feel like roy­alty. On its Gu­jarat leg, the train winds through her­itage cities like Vado­dara, takes you to the home of the lion in Gir, the mes­meris­ing desert of Kutch, the his­tor­i­cal town of Som­nath and the city of Patan, known for its ex­quis­ite pa­tola sa­ree and the UNESCO her­itage site of the Rani ki Vav step­wells. Get off at the var­i­ous sites and ex­plore the cities in com­fort­able coaches, watch the coun­try­side speed by, dine at the multi-cui­sine restau­rant or take a mas­sage at the on-board spa. PRICE Rs 3,95,000 on­wards for seven days DE­TAILS deccan-odyssey-in­dia.com

A grand wel­come at the Deccan Odyssey

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