Deccan Odyssey is not just a name in the luxury rail tours in India, but a benchmark of opulent onboard venture offering a journey experience as no other. Standing as a unique piece of artwork, Deccan Odyssey India takes its guests into a journey to the royal days of the yore. Traversing through the hills, plains and beaches, Deccan Odyssey takes the travelers into a whirlwind tour to Maharashtra and presents to them the real spirit of the land in the most delicate manner.
Intimately bound up with romance, adventure and style, each luxury rail tour with Deccan Odyssey is one of a lifetime experience that every voyager cherishes in a tour to Maharashtra. The juxtaposition of customary and contemporary outlook is presented beautifully through vintage cabins, gastronomic cuisines and lively onboard entertainment in each of the deluxe train journeys with Deccan Odyssey.
Starting its expedition from one of the most eye-catching gothic buildings, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai, this Indian luxury train traverses through the sun bathed beaches of Goa, mysterious caves of Ajanta & Ellora, ancient city of Nasik and host of other forts and palaces in the kingdom of courageous Shivaji. Thus, witness varied colors of lifestyle, natural wonder and manmade marvels in a tour to India in the most lucrative train journey with Deccan Odyssey India.
Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Destinations Covered: Mumbai – Sindhudurg – Goa – Vasco – Kolhapur – Aurangabad – Ajanta – Nashik – Mumbai
Deccan Odyssey offers a fascinating ride crisscrossing the Konkan coast and Deccan region in Maharashtra. The Deccan Odyssey itinerary lasts for 7 nights and 8 days and include trips to some of the most prominent destinations in Maharashtra along with a trip to the ‘Pearl of Orient’ Goa. The details of the Deccan Odyssey journey and day wise schedule is mentioned below for your kind perusal.
Day 1: Mumbai (Wednesday)
16.40 hrs Departure from C.S.T. for Kudal Railway Station
20.00 hrs. Onwards Dinner on Board
Day 2: Sindhudurg- Tarkarli Beach (Thursday )
06.30 hrs. Onwards Breakfast on Board
07.30 hrs. Arrive at Kudal Rly. station
08.00 hrs. Detrain to reach Malvan Jetty by A/c. Coach
09.30 hrs. Visit to Sindhudurg Fort by boat
11.30 hrs. Return to depart for the Tarkarli Resort
12.00 hrs. Arrive at Tarkarli Beach Resort
15.00 hrs. Lunch & Leisure time up to
15.15 hrs Depart for Dhamapur village by A/c coach On way visit to Cashew factory
16.15 hrs Arrive at Dhamapur Village
16.15 to 17.15 hrs. Visit to Ancient Temple of Goddess Bhagwati and Sateri Devi And Dhamapur lake.
17.30 hrs Depart by coach to Kudal Rly.Stn.
18.15 hrs Return to Deccan Odyssey train
20.00 hrs. Dinner on board.
Day 3: Goa(Friday)
07.00 hrs. onwards Breakfast on board .
07.30 hrs. Arrive at Karmali Railway Station
08.00 hrs. Detrain for sightseeing by A/c. coach for Old Goa visit to St. Augustine Church, Basilica of Bom Jesus Church, Se Cathedral Church, St.Francis of Assissi a Museum of Goan antiques and visit to Fontanhas the Latin Quarters at Panjim.
12.45 hrs. To 15.30 hrs. Return to Deccan Odyssey at Verna Rly. Station for Lunch and leisure time.
16.00 hrs. to 20.30 hrs. Leave for Beach Side Hotel for Cultural Night and Dinner
20.45 hrs. After dinner Depart for Madgaon Rly. Stn.
21.15 hrs. Return to Deccan Odyssey. Over night halt at Vasco Stn.
Day 4: Goa- Vasco (Saturday)
07.00 hrs. onwards Breakfast on board
09.00 to 11.00 hrs Detrain for sightseeing by A/c. coach. Visit to Mangeshi a Hindu Temple
11.15 to 12.00 hrs Depart from Mangeshi Temple for Safa Masjid.
12.15 to 15.00 hrs The Safa Masjid is a prominent Islamic shrine in Ponda, commonly regarded the citadel of Hindu pilgrimages in Goa. Built in 1560 by Ibrahim Adil Shah, the Sultan of Bijapur.
16.00 To 16.40 hrs. Visit Sahakari Spice Farm at Ponda. Extremely popular among tourists. See variety of genuine spices grown here. 45 minutes guided tour with firsthand knowledge of spice plantation.Traditional Goan style Lunch at farm
17.00 hrs. Proceed to see 16th century heritage house known as Menezes Braganza House at Chandor village.
17.30 hrs Return to Deccan Odyssey at Madgaon Rly. Station.
20.00 onwards Departure for Kolhapur. Dinner onboard
Day 5: Kolhapur (Sunday)
07.00 hrs. Onwards Breakfast on Board
08.35 hrs. Arrive at Kolhapur Railway Station
08.45 hrs. to 12.30 hrs. Detrain for Sightseeing by A/c. Coach -Visit to New Palace, Museum, Bhawani Mandap, Mahalaxmi Temple & Shalini Palace- Watch marshal arts and cultural Programmes & Visit to Handicraft Stalls.
12.45 hrs. Depart to Kolhapur Railway Stn.
13.20 hrs. Return to Deccan Odyssey
13.40 hrs. Depart for Daulatabad/Aurangabad via Pune
13.15 hrs to 20.00 hrs Lunch & Leisure time on Board
20.00 hrs. Dinner on Board
20.30 to 21.45 hrs. Halt for detraining and entraining at Pune Rly.Stn.
21.45 hrs. Depart for Daulatabad/Aurangabad
Day 6: Aurangabad (Monday)
06.45 hrs. Arrival at Daulatabad Station
07.00 hrs. Onwards Breakfast on board
07.45 hrs. Detrain for Local Sightseeing by A/c.Coach. Visit Daulatabad Fort and Ellora Caves, A World Heritage Site.
12.30 hrs. Depart for Aurangabad for Lunch
13.00 to 15.00 hrs. Lunch and free time at the hotel
15.15 hrs. Depart for local Sightseeing
15.30 hrs. to 17.00 hrs. Visit to Bibi-Ka-Maqbara. and free time for shopping.
17.30 hrs. Return to Deccan Odyssey
18.00 hrs. Departure for Jalgaon Free Time Onboard
20.00 hrs. Onwards Dinner on board
Day 7: Ajanta- Nashik (Tuesday)
06.30 hrs. Onwards Early Breakfast on Board.
07.00 hrs. Arrival at Jalgaon Rly station.
07.30 hrs. Detrain to visit Ajanta Caves A World Heritage Monument by A/c.Coach
12.45 hrs. Return to Deccan Odyssey at Jalgaon Rly. Stn.
13.15 hrs. Depart for Nasik
13.30 hrs. Onwards Lunch & Leisure time on Board
17.00 hrs. Arrive at Nasik station & depart to Visit Panchwati Ghats and ancient Temples.
19.30 hrs. Return to the Deccan Odyssey at Deolali Rly Station and Dinner on board.
22.30 hrs. Depart for Mumbai
Day 8- Mumbai (Wednesday)
07.00 hrs Breakfast on Board
07.30 hrs Arrive at Mumbai CST
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