Welcome to The Golden Chariot

The first and only luxury train in India offering tours to Southern region, the Golden Chariot is an award winning luxury train offering 3 itineraries across some of the most prominent destinations in South India. Designed to recreate the aesthetics of Dravidian cultural ethos, this Indian luxury train comes equipped with state of the art amenities to offer unique travel experiences in India in unparalleled élan and luxury.

All inclusive tariff, gracious hospitality and impeccable service along with a host of cultural interactions translating into unique guest experiences will leave you enthralled and spell bound as you come across the mesmerizing sights and sounds of India’s most vibrant region during your Golden Chariot train tour. Rediscover the charm of elegant traveling as you hop aboard the Golden Chariot to discover many worlds rolled together into two luxury train journeys.

The Golden Chariot Train

Golden Chariot - Luxury Train in South India

“Many worlds, one voyage” is how an emblematic luxury train of southern India welcomes its guests. Golden Chariot is a joint venture of IRCTC and KSTDC to showcase South India’s splendor in the shortest possible time. Explore the Southern states, including Union Territory Pondicherry, while living like a VIP on wheels in Golden Chariot Luxury Train. This is an 18 coaches luxury train and should be your pass to delve deep into the majestic essence of Karnataka while unlocking the architectural wealth of South India. Tourists who hop on Golden Chariot Luxury Train will have the chance to unfold the nature and architectural treasurer of South India. The train offers 3 itineraries, including Pride of Karnataka, Jewels of South, and Karnataka’s Glimpses. All of the trips span over the 4 to 7 days of duration and get you covered with experiences enriched with a dash of heritage and nature, including the thrilling wildlife and coastal town vibes.The commencing and ending point of luxury train travel experience in Golden Chariot is Bengaluru – no matter which package you select. Proffering pure travel bliss, Golden Chariot has plush interiors and well-appointed cabins named after the ruling dynasties of Karnataka. One will not lack anything on board as this luxury train got tourists covered with an Ayurvedic spa center, fine dining 2 restaurants, deluxe wooden cabins with a private washroom, gym, and conference hall. Inside the Golden Chariot Luxury Train, guests will find the facilities that will surpass the 5-star accommodation. With Dravidian art and culture, Golden Chariot is drenched with pure luxury on wheels. This 18 coach luxury train has 44 guest rooms where 84 guests (approx.) can be accommodated.

Destinations Covered By Golden Chariot Luxury Train

Luxury-drenched Golden Chariot Train is a South India Railway’s pride and takes its guests including Bengaluru, Bandipur, Halebidu, Chikmagalur, Chettinad Kumarakom, Mysore, Hampi, Belur, Badami, Mahabalipuram, Goa, Thanjavur, and Kochi. Check the 3 distinct itineraries offered by Chariot Luxury Train. The listed destinations are the total number of destinations you will be exploring in the southern splendor of 3 states – Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala. During your train journey, watch the mystic panoramic views passing by you. Enjoy the exhilarating wildlife safari experience at Bandipur National Park. Get bewitched by the majesty of Mysore Palace. Marvel the ruins of Hampi and Mahabalipuram. Visit the Banaras of South India – Halebidu and Belur. Cruise the houseboat in Kerala. Praise the antique architectural patterns and designs at Badami. Admire the kaleidoscopic blend of Indian and Portuguese cultures, with the best seafood in the country in Goa. The journey becomes even more enthralling because the Golden Chariot Luxury Train routes connect to the culture, history, and wildlife of South India at its best.

How to Book Golden Chariot Luxury Trains?

Booking a Golden Chariot Luxury Train is not at all a hassle for us. Our tariff includes onboard accommodation, sightseeing trips, meals, and monuments/palaces entry fees. Let that real you come out from you as you discover the best of Southern splendor with our lucrative offers on Golden Chariot Luxury Train. You will be meeting new people. Gaining new experiences about the culture, beauty, and history of South India in its purest form. Sounds like what you need? Congrats – you are one of those who have landed yourself at the right place. Enjoy the easy-to-quick approach to reserve your seats in Golden Chariot Luxury Train with us.

Proceed for booking by finalizing your departure date by keeping the train operational months (October-March) in mind. Golden Chariot Luxury Train tours start from Sunday, and the journey starting and ending point is Bengaluru. Once you finish off with finalizing your departure date, choose from the list of Golden Chariot LuxuryTrain packages of 3 nights/4 days and 6 nights/7 days.

You will just be a short step away from receiving the final quote of Golden Chariot Luxury Train. So, fill an inquiry form available on our website, including your name, advised journey date, number of cabins required for guests, and destinations you want to explore. Once you fill in your details, you will soon receive a call from our train travel expert. Did we mention you will be our priority from the time your tour starts to end?

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A glimpse into the world of luxury train travel with The Golden Chariot.