Exploring South India can provide you with the most wonderful experience of the wildlife parks, the perfect beaches, the wonderful architecture and also the beautiful world heritage sites.
The Golden Chariot luxury is the first south India luxury train and has been able to craft the luxury train in the best way possible. This train is an initiative of the State tourism corporation of Karnataka. This train has beautiful amenities include wi-fi internet connection, live television and also excellent washrooms. There are also a total of 2 dining cars, along with a lounge, a fitness center and also a spa.
The interior decoration of this beautiful train is inspired by the Mysore as well as the Hoysala tradition of architecture. This is a train that makes the guests go back to the past era of elegant traveling. When breakfast is served you can certainly spend some time in the privacy of the cabin and relax there.
You are able to wake up to the different destinations each day and watch the beautiful landscape spool. The itineraries include a number of experiences that are absolutely unique and also go onboard on a voyage through the beautiful scenic beauties of nature.
The train will re-start its operations
Once the renovation is complete the Golden Chariot will re-start its operations in the third week of the month of March in the year 2020. It will start on a journey for six nights which will start from Bangalore and go up to the beautiful beaches of Goa. They will also provide you with some of the best offers if you avail of this particular train. To book luxury journeys check here price of Golden Chariot train and available departure dates.
Here the details about the itineraries
- On day 1 you travel from Bengaluru to Bandipur, Mysore
- On day 2 you go from Mysore to Srirangapatnam, Banavar
- On day 3, you travel from Banavar to Halebidu, Chikmangalur
- On day 4 you reach Hampi
- On day 5 Badami – Pattadakal – Aihole
- On day 6 you start from Goa to reach Bangalore
- On day 7 you get back to Bangalore
The places you get to see when you travel by the Golden Chariot
1. Bandipur National Park
There are hardly any travel experiences that allow you to enjoy the wonderful wildlife of the Bandipur National park. This was the hunting ground of the Maharaja of Mysore at one point in time and today it is one of the most beautiful and a very well managed park. You will find as many as 100 species of mammals here.
Mysore is a place of rich Indian culture and also a royal heritage. It is one of the most mesmerizing cities in the Southern Part of India.
3. Halebidu & Chikamangluru
Halebidu is a place where you will be able to come across some of the most stunning temples which are a stunning piece of ancient culture. This is a temple that has some of the walls that have been very well sculpted. Chikmangluru is a place where you get the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful serenity of nature.
This is the UNESCO World Heritage site. It is a lost city and the ruins give you an unreal feeling. This was the last capital of Vijaynagar and the ruins of this place have attracted the attention of a number of travelers. It is this kingdom that is called the monkey kingdom where Rama had visited to look for Sita.5. Badami, Pattadakal, and Aihole
5. Badami, Pattadakal, and Aihole
Badami is known for the ravishing rock-cut temples and also the cliffs made of sandstone. This was initially the capital of the Chalukyas empire. Pattadakal and Aihole are the best examples of the intricate carvings.
This is referred to as the cultural crackpot of colonial influences. Here you will be able to find the beautiful golden sand beaches and also a wonderful nightlife.
With the Golden Chariot, you will be able to experience some of the most fascinating beauties of nature and also get to see the beautiful temples of the Southern part of India.