How is the Golden Chariot Train beneficial to corporate travelers? The names of ‘Indian luxury trains’ is associated with the luxury train travel as practiced by the erstwhile monarchs of India. However, it is fairly obvious that those who wish to pay for such splendid experience mush have a huge bank balance in their possession. A significant portion of such travelers is occupied by the business class. Two Indian luxury trains-‘ Golden Chariot and Deccan Odyssey’ – have come up with the facility of a business car to woo the lucrative corporate tourist segment.
Golden Chariot offers a great opportunity for the corporate travelers to unfold the beauty of south India without hampering their daily lined up schedule. The business car provided on board this luxury train can accommodate 30 people at a time. The conference car features a 42 inch LCD television, fax, computers and high speed internet facility. However, the recent announcement made by Karnataka State Tourism and Development Corporation (KSTDC) has come as a welcome surprise for corporate moguls. Now what does the announcement say?
It says that KSTDC is planning to introduce charter service for the Golden Chariot train at a mere price of Rs. 35 lakh (Splendor of the South) and Rs. 32 lakh (Pride of the South). How is this announcement is beneficial to corporate tycoons?
- The natural beauty and heritage of India is quite hit with the international population. Business tycoons can use this service as a part of public affairs to fix lucrative deals with their foreign collaborators.
- They can send their employees on a luxury south India trip as part of their motivation theory.
However, the service will become functional in the lean season (April to October) wherein private companies can charter this train.