Southern Splendour Tour with The Golden Chariot Train

South India tour packages by train

The Golden Chariot Train offers an unforgettable luxury train travel experience in India with its well-planned tours. The tourist train takes you on a journey through the enchanting landscapes of South India, showcasing the region’s rich history, culture, and gorgeous natural beauty. Want to know about the South India tour packages by train?

Here are all the details.

Pride of Karnataka (5 Nights /6 Days)

Bengaluru – Nanjangud – Mysore – Halebidu – Chikamgaluru – Hospet – Goa – Bengaluru

Jewels of South (5 Nights /6 Days)

Bengaluru – Mysore – Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram – Thanjavur – Chettinad/Karaikudi – Cochin – Cherthala/Mararikulam – Bengaluru

Glimpses of Karnataka (3 Nights /4 Days)

Bengaluru – Nanjangud – Mysore – Hospet – Bengaluru

Currently, the Golden Chariot Train is offering 3 unique journeys across the heart of South India and tourists are free to choose whichever South Indian railway tour package catches their fancy. Bookings for the upcoming season are now open. Take a look at the dates below.

Book Now for Season 2023-24

2023-24 Pride of Karnataka

(5 Nights/6 Days)

Jewels of South

(5 Nights/6 Days)

Glimpses of Karnataka

(3 Nights/4 Days)

Month/Day Saturday Saturday Saturday
Sep. 2023 30
Oct. 2023 28 07 14
Nov. 2023 25 04 11
Dec. 2023 23 02, 30 09
Jan. 2024 20 27 06
Feb. 2024 17 24 03
Mar. 2024 02
Trips 6 6 6

Once you pick a date you like, you can simply follow these steps to complete the booking.

  • Start by visiting the official website of
  • In the top right corner, click on ‘Book Now’.
  • Add the required details in the ‘Reserve Your Tour’ section.
  • Click on ‘Proceed’.
  • Carefully read ‘Reserve Your Tour Terms’ and select the currency for payment.
  • Log in to your IRCTC account or as a guest user.
  • Enter all the traveler details, review your booking, and go ahead with the payment.
  • Once the payment is processed, you will receive a confirmation on your registered email/phone number.

That’s all it takes to book a memorable journey aboard a South Indian train, The Golden Chariot by IRCTC. If you truly want to experience the splendor of South India, then no journey captures the heart and soul of the region better than the Golden Chariot Train. From heritage sites to cultural extravaganzas, it is a tour replete with exciting experiences. Ready to book your South India tour packages by train?

Visit the official website at and get all the information you need. The train is beautifully designed with intricate carvings, plush interiors, and modern amenities, making your journey a luxurious one. You can take a sneak peek of the inside of the train by browsing through the pictures and following the Golden Chariot Train’s social media handles. Several new promotional offers are also released from time to time that can be availed to make this journey even more memorable.