From Heritage Sites to Natural Wonders: Exploring the Unparalleled Beauty of India with the Golden Chariot

Indulge in a voyage of discovery and delight as you journey beyond the rails with the Golden Chariot, exploring the vibrant culture, rich heritage, and thrilling adventures of Southern India. This iconic luxury train travel experience promises an unforgettable journey through the heartland of Karnataka, unveiling a tapestry of cultural wonders and scenic splendor along the Golden Chariot itinerary.

Step aboard the Golden Chariot and prepare to be transported to a realm of opulence and elegance. From the moment you embark, you are enveloped in luxury, with plush accommodations, gourmet dining, and impeccable service at your fingertips. As the train glides gracefully along its route, you are treated to panoramic views of Southern India’s picturesque landscapes, passing verdant hills, shimmering rivers, and quaint villages along the way.

But the true magic of the Golden Chariot lies beyond the rails, where cultural immersion and adventure await at every turn. Explore the ancient ruins of Hampi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a testament to the grandeur of the Vijayanagara Empire. Marvel at the intricate stone carvings and majestic temples that dot the landscape, transporting you back in time to a bygone era of splendor and intrigue.

For those who opt for the ‘Pride of Karnataka’, Continue your journey to Belur and Halebidu, where you can admire the exquisite Hoysala architecture of the region’s iconic temples. Each intricately carved sculpture and ornate pillar tells a story of devotion and craftsmanship, offering a glimpse into the spiritual and artistic heritage of Southern India.

As the sun sets on another day of exploration, retire to the luxurious confines of the Golden Chariot, where you can unwind and reflect on the day’s adventures. Savor delectable cuisine inspired by the flavors of Southern India, accompanied by fine wines and attentive service that epitomize the essence of luxury train travel. Choose from 3 bespoke Golden Chariot itineraries:

  • Pride of Karnataka (6 Days/ 5 Nights)
    Bengaluru – Nanjangud – Mysuru – Halebidu – Chikkamagaluru – Hospet – Goa – Bengaluru
  • Jewels of South (6 Days/ 5 Nights)
    Bengaluru – Mysuru – Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram – Thanjavur – Chettinad/Karaikudi – Cochin – Cherthala/Maraikulam – Bengaluru
  • Glimpses of Karnataka (4 Days/ 3 Nights)
    Bengaluru – Nanjangud – Mysuru – Hospet – Bengaluru

Train travel in India has truly been transformed with luxury train travel experiences like these. The Golden Chariot offers more than just a mode of transportation, it is a gateway to a world of culture, heritage, and adventure in Southern India. Whether you’re exploring ancient temples, embarking on thrilling excursions, or simply enjoying the comforts of the train, the Golden Chariot promises an unparalleled journey that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. To book your Golden Chariot Itinerary today, visit the official website on