IRCTC’s exceptional Golden Chariot Train has caught the fancy of many. Ever since it was introduced, there has been much talk about its exquisite interiors, bright display of colors, impeccable service, and state-of-the-art amenities. If you have been intrigued by the design and details of this splendor of the South train, then this article is for you. Let’s take you on a tour inside this beautiful luxury tourist train.
Passenger Saloons – The interiors of the train saloons are inspired by intricately carved Hoysala Temple architecture dating back to the 12th century1. There are a total of 44 air-conditioned cabins in 11 inter-connected saloons featuring a combination of 30 twin-bedded cabins,13 double-bedded cabins & one cabin for the physically challenged. Each cabin offers a small wardrobe, vanity desk, Infotainment system, and attached washroom.
Restaurant Coaches – The interiors of the two dining cars namely Nalapaka and Ruchi are inspired by the stunning architecture of Hampi and Halebidu Temples2. An excellent array of vegetarian and non-vegetarian culinary delights are served in these two fine dining restaurants on wheels.
Lounge Bar– The plush and royal interiors of the Bar Lounge named Madira is inspired by the early 20th century Mysore Palace3. It is the perfect place to enjoy a drink, unwind and watch the beautiful landscape while traveling in the lap of luxury.
Spa & Gym Facilities – There are two massage rooms for traditional & age-old ayurvedic massages. Arogya with its soothing ambiance and is sure to relax your mind, body, and soul. Not only this, but the train also boasts a fully equipped gymnasium where travelers can sweat it out and stay fit.
Along with these amazing facilities, The Golden Chariot Train takes guests on guided off-board excursions in air-conditioned buses under the guidance of an expert tour director. Guests also don’t have to worry about their safety as there is complete safety on the train with CCTV cameras, smoke alarms, 24*7 surveillance, and electronic lockers in each cabin.
The Golden Chariot Train has been bestowed with the ‘Seven Star Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle’ award for its excellent service and exciting itineraries. It leaves a remarkable impact on the passengers because of its super comfortable onboard experience. But what makes this journey so special is that along with the train’s world-class interiors, intricately crafted itineraries that include a fun mix of adventure activities, heritage sightseeing, interesting excursions, and cultural experiences. If you want to book your South India tour packages by train, then now is a perfect time. As the Golden Chariot Train is currently running some very exciting offers for Indian Nationals and others. But these offers are valid for a limited time only. So, don’t miss this golden opportunity to travel inside a gorgeous palace on wheels. Book your southern splendor journey and experience the best of Indian tourism with The Golden Chariot Train. To know more about the train, tour packages, and offers, visit the official website at www.goldenchariot.org.