Photograph courtesy: Creative Commons

Photograph courtesy: Creative Commons

One of India’s finest luxury train Deccan Odyssey that is run by MTDC is offering special discounts to Indian citizens. The luxury train that has several routes that offer you a glimpse of India’s rich cultural heritage, is one of the most expensive rides. But this year, there is a special offer for those who wish to get on this train. Also Read - Use TrueNat machines, Increase Testing Capacity: UP CM Adityanath Orders Containment Plan For Gautam Buddh Nagar, Ghaziabad

The special discount is on booking companion offer which means when you book a cabin on double occupancy, you get a discount. According to its offer, a double occupancy deluxe cabin that costs you Rs 5,36,710 will cost you Rs 4,02,533 after discount. While a presidential suite that costs Rs 8,05,100 for two people, will cost Rs 6,03,825. Also Read - 'Rockstar' Delhi Police Constable Rajat Rathore Leaves Kartik Aaryan Smitten by Crooning 'Tera Yaar Hoon Main' Song From Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety

The routes offered include Maharastra Splendor that starts from Mumbai and takes you via Nashik, Aurangabad, Ajanta, Kolhapur, Goa, Sindhudurg and back to Mumbai. Other routes such as Indian Sojourn go from Mumbai to Delhi while Indian Odyssey take you to Jaipur, Udaipur and Vadodara. Also Read - Amitabh Bachchan Reveals Abhishek-Aishwarya's Wedding Connection With 43-Year-Old Gulmohar Tree at Prateeksha

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The discounted price bookings are available till September 30 and the journey begins October 1 onwards.

Luxury trains in India have seen a decline in the past few years. Palace on Wheels that is India’s premium luxury train had no bookings for the first time ever in 34 years due to which the luxury train had to cancel its journey. (READ No bookings on Palace on Wheels first time in 34 years) This discounted offer could be due to the rising price and low demand. Hopefully, now the demand will rise once again.

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