The Golden Chariot

The Golden Chariot - Pride of South

  • Journey name: The Golden Chariot - Pride of South  
  • Duration: Upto 7 days


Welcome aboard the Golden Chariot- a luxurious train named after the famous stone chariot at Hampi-a world heritage site. This luxurious appointed train takes you across beautiful architectural marvels of southern India, calm and divine temples and serene beaches. This journey also delves into vibrant and diverse world of southern India. The royal look of the train and the historical sites you visit along the journey complement each other and make this and make it a truly memorable one! Come and explore this amazing wonderland called India aboard the Golden Chariot!

Train Departure Schedule:

2020 : April - June

Journey Dates:

  • YEAR 2020
    Month Date
    March 22, 29
    April  12

Places Covered:

Bengaluru - Kabini/Bandipur - Mysore - Halebidu - Chikamgaluru - Hampi - Badami - Goa - Bengaluru

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  • Overnight travel & stay in private A/C sleeping Chambers with attached bathrooms
  • Daily Three meals with Bed Tea/Coffee Service
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Group sightseeing tours & excursions in Air-conditioned Buses with English speaking guide
  • Monument entrance fees
  • Excursion to Bandipur Jungle Reserve By Sharing Jeeps/Canter
  • Visit to tea estate in Chikamagalur & Gala Night in Goa.


  • Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages
  • Professional Camera fee at monuments & parks
  • Use of spa facilities; Laundry
  • Tour insurance, tips, gratuity
  • Porter fee & all other expenses of personal nature

Terms and Conditions:


Advise preferred date of journey & number of cabins required-to check availability.

Also advice preference to book Deluxe Cabin with Single Large Bed(viz Dbl.) or Two Separate Beds( viz Twin).

We require Names /Sex/Nationality of all the passengers to process booking.

To confirm booking we require 25% of published ticket value(inclusive taxes) as advance deposit.

Balance Payment MUST reach us at least 65 days before depart with Passport Copies of all the passengers OR Indian Photo Id residence Proof.

If booking request made < 65 days before tour depart -we require ONE TIME Full deposit to confirm booking.

E-tickets are issued on receipt of full tour amount & documents requested.

Cancellation Policy 
  • Cancellation request must be made in writing & acknowledged by us.
  • Bookings cancelled more than 62 working days before train tour depart will attract 20% (twenty) levy on gross value of ticket cost inclusive taxes.
  • Bookings cancelled between 61 to 47 working days before train tour depart will attract 40% (forty) levy on gross value of ticket cost inclusive taxes.
  • Bookings cancelled less than 47 working days before train tour depart will attract full 100% levy on gross value of ticket cost inclusive taxes.
  • Changes in Journey Date OR Names of Passengers will be governed by Cancellation Rules.
  • Guest is liable to pay taxes & Tariff as applicable on date of journey, irrespective if part/full payment made.
  • The Train Tour Operator(IRCTC) reserves the right to cancel scheduled depart due to low occupancy OR technical reasons & in such a case You will be pre- informed & full refund of advance received for train tour booking (in equivalent INR Value) will be made.
  • Royal Indian Trains reserves the right to apply Additional US$ 100 per person as processing fee & deduct same from refund due.
  • But if scheduled train tour gets cancelled by Train Tour Operator(IRCTC) , we at Royal Indian Trains ( Booking Agent) CANNOT be held liable to COMPENSATE for any cancellation charges towards Air Tickets /Hotel Booking/Tour Insurance/Visa charges/Mental Harassment suffered by you etc.
  • It is mandatory for all Foreign Passport Holders to have prior VISA ,before boarding flight to India & request for cancellation on basis of NOT HAVING prior
  • Knowledge of this subject- will not be entertained.
  • Golden Chariot Train Tour is jointly operated by Tourism Dept of Karnataka State Government ( KSTDC) & Commercial Wing of Indian Railways( IRCTC) & our liability is limited to that of booking agent only.

Route Map

  • Embark on a luxurious voyage of discovery through the Cradle of Stone Architecture.
  • A culinary Tour of fine taste
  • Stay in chambers steeped in history.
  • Enjoy in the lounge bar with relaxing seating
  • Get rejuvatated at the Ayurveda centre