South India Aboard Luxury Train - Golden Chariot - 8 Days

PRIDE OF KARNATAKA: Bengaluru Bandipur Mysore Halebidu Chikmangalur Hampi Badami Pattadakal Aihole Goa Bengaluru

JEWEL OF SOUTH INDIA: Bengaluru Mahabalipuram Kumbakonam Thanjavur Kanyakumari Allepey / Kumarakom Cochin Bengaluru

DAY 1 - Saturday - Bangalore

Arrive Bangalore, India.
A representative from Exotic Journets will meet you at the arrival lounge and escort you to your hotel.
Day at leisure.

Overnight at:
JW Mariott, Bengaluru or
The The Ritz-Carlton, Bengaluru

DAY 2 - Sunday - Bengaluru - Bandipur

After breakfast at the hotel, you are transferred to the Railway station to board the luxury train , Golden Chariot and depart for Bandipur Tiger Reserve at 830 AM. After lunch jungle safari at Banmdipur National Park where you are sure to spot wild animals in their natural habitat.

Meals: B, L, D.

Overnight on board the Golden Chariot

DAY 3 - Monday - Mysore - Golden Chariot

After breakfast, depart for Mysore. Mysore is a city known for its resplendent palaces and majestic buildings. A visit to the city conjures up visions of the glory, still evident of the illustrious Wodeyar Kings. This former state capital still retains its tradition in music and dance, art, literature and its time-honoured crafts. After lunch Mysore sightseeing covering Mysore Palace, Srirangapatnam - the island fortress of the legendary warrior king Tipu Sultan. In the evening reach Brindavan Gardens for cultural show followed by dinner at Hotel KRS. After dinner return to Golden Chariot.

Meals: B, L, D.

Overnight on board the Golden Chariot

DAY 4 - Tuesday - Hassan - Golden Chariot

Arrival in Hassan in the morning. Hassan is famous for its magnificent Hoysala Temple Complex. After breakfast depart for sightseeing to Shravanabelagola. Afternoon return to Golden Chariot. Lunch on board. After lunch depart for Belure and Halebid for sightseeing. In the evening return to Golden Chariot. Depart for Hospet, dinner on board.

Meals: B, L, D.

Overnight on board the Golden Chariot

DAY 5 - Wenesday - Hospet - Golden Chariot

Breakfast on board. After breakfast depart for Hampi sightseeing covering Virupaksha Temple, Queens’ Bath, Elephant Stables, Local crafts bazaar. Return to the Golden Chariot for lunch. After lunch proceed for city sightseeing to Royal enclosure, Hazara Rama Temple, Illuminated Vittala Temple. Return to the Golden Chariot. Dinner on board.

Meals: B, L, D.

Overnight on board the Golden Chariot

DAY 6 - Thursday - Badami - Golden Chariot

Arrive at Badami. After breakfast depart for sightseeing to Badami Caves and Pattadakal. Lunch on board. Relax and enjoy the facilities on board such as Spa, Gym. Dinner on board.

Meals: B, L, D.

Overnight on board the Golden Chariot

DAY 7 - Friday - Goa - Golden Chariot

After breakfast on board, depart for sightseeing visit the famous churches of old Goa, visit an old Portuguese house - Sola Souto Maior for tea/coffee and cookies; shopping at the emporium. Reach Majorda Beach Resort for lunch. In the evening return to the Golden Chariot. Dinner on board. Depart for Bangalore.

Meals: B, L, D.

Overnight on board the Golden Chariot

DAY 8 - Saturday - Bangalore

Arrival at Bangalore at 11.00 AM. Breakfast on board. De-board the train and depart on your onward journey.


Departure Dates - 2022
October - 9 - - 30
November - - 20 - -
December - - 11 - -
Departure Dates - 2023
January 1 - - 22 -
February - 12 - - -
March 5 - - - -
Deluxe Cabin Prices: US$
Per Person
Double Occupancy $ 4395.00
Single Occupancy $ 7545.00
Land Prices are guaranteed at the time of booking.

Competitive airfares are available on most airlines upon request.



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