The southern part of India is a popular tourist destination in the country. In a bid to explore this mesmerizing destination, The Golden Chariot Train, one of the most luxurious travel modes in the world, takes you on an unforgettable voyage through beaches, plains and scenic landscapes of India. This luxury train in India offers two tastefully designed itineraries- Pride of the South and Splendor of the South- takes guests on a journey, spanning over 8 days and 7 nights, across several historically and culturally significant destinations across South India.
When it comes to Pride of the South journey, it takes you on a whirlwind tour across famous destinations such as Bangalore, Kabini, Mysore, Belur, Hospet, Halebid and Hampi among others.
Day 5: Hospet (Friday)
On the 5th day of the ‘Pride of the South’ journey, you will head straight to Hospet from Hassan. Hospet serves as a gateway to the medieval wonders of Hampi. The land of architectural delight, Hampi is home to 500 + monuments of the 15th century Vijayanagar Empire. Some of the popular monuments in Hampi include Virupaksha Temple, the Elephant’s stables, the Hazara Rama Temple and the Vittala Temple.
For tourists who are interested in temple architecture and medieval monuments of Vijayanagara Empire, Hampi is a great destination to visit. Here are the brief details of your 5th day itinerary for your kind perusal:
- The train will arrive in Hospet at 06:00 hrs.
- Later, set out to explore the popular tourist attractions in Hampi.
- Return back to the train for lunch.
- Explore the remaining tourist attractions in Hampi such as the Hazara Rama Temple and Vittala Temple.
- By 20:00, return back to the train for dinner and overnight stay.
We advise you to go for advance for the Golden Chariot Train to avoid any last minute disappointments.