A Fairy Tale Ride to the Animal Kingdom of Sariska.
This princely Fairy Queen coach was driven out for the East Indian Railway
in the year 1855 for the very first time. After over 142 years, the Fairy
Queen was driven again on 1st February 1997 from Delhi. The train enjoys
doubtless, the oldest working engine in the world, finding its prestigious
place in the Guinness Book of World Records and also the winner of National
Tourism Award. This honored chaste splendor charms the National Rail Museum
at New Delhi.
Fairy Queen will take the steam buff and the wildlife enthusiasts from
Delhi to the Tiger Reserve at Sariska in Rajasthan with an overnight stay at
Sariska Palace - a luxurious hotel, in its 2 days and 1 night package. The
Palace is also a heritage site, a worth visiting palace with its immense
architectural splendor amidst Aravalli Ranges near the wildlife. Luxuriate
in your overnight stay at the Sariska Tiger Reserve.
The royal ride starts at Delhi Cantt at 0900 hrs and departs for Alwar at
1000hrs. The Fairy Queen with its favored guest will reach the scenic town
of Alwar in Rajasthan the same day, then the guests will be taken to Sariska
Tiger Reserve for an overnight stay.
Travelling through Fairy Queen includes the cost of travel from Delhi to
Alwar and return, complete meal, overnight stay at Sariska Hotel, visit to
Liquor, Laundry, portage and all other expenses of personal nature are not
included in the package. Tour Cost: US $ 440 per Couple from Delhi to Delhi.
Facilities over Board
The Fairy Queen locomotive is an AC chair car coach and can accommodate
almost 50 tourist. It has the facility of pantry car for over board
catering. As an added enticement, the coach has a ravishing recreational
area in the front, providing a panoramic vista of the Fairy Queen while on
run. Besides a perfect ambience the trip is arrayed with recreation
activities addendum with cultural programs, theme dinner at the hotel, jeep
or elephant safari in the wildlife reserve.
The Fairy Queen train provides a much-required break from the humdrum of
the modern life and a memorable renaissance of a majestic train journey.