Embark on a royal journey and experience the luxurious retreat. THE GOLDEN CHARIOT…. is a confluence of luxury, royalty and grace. Named after the famous stone chariot in Hampi, Golden Chariot is a tourist train meant for crème de la crème.
To know about Golden Chariot, read on…
It takes you on a trip of a lifetime and introduces you to the vibrant history and vivid culture of Karnataka. It’s a seven-nights and eight-days trip that starts every Monday from Bangalore. Developed with an investment of 40-crore, the train has total 19 coaches, including, 11 passenger coaches, two dining restaurant cars, one lounge bar, 1 conference coach, 1 spa and gym. Every coach is soaked in rich architecture and has been named after dynasties of bygone era that ruled Karnataka. ‘Kadamba’, ‘Hoysala’, ‘Rastrakota’, ‘Ganga’, ‘Chalukya’, ‘Bhahamani’, ‘Adhilshahi’, ‘Sangama’, ‘Shathavashna’, ‘Yudukula’, and ‘Vijayanagar’ are the various names representing each coach. The train is decked with 26 twin beds, 17 double beds and one cabin for the physically challenged guests. ‘Hampi’ and ‘Halebidu’ inspire the immaculate interiors of the train.
The travel itinerary of the Golden Chariot takes passengers to Mysore, Kabini, Hassan, Hospet, Badami, Pattadakal, Aihole, Goa and then reach Bangalore on the seventh day showcasing the vied diversity. The train entices gourmets with delectable sumptuous delights and a mélange of wines, cocktails, national and international drinks. There are two restaurant: ‘Nala’ and ‘Ruchi’ satiating the preferable palettes. The restaurants serve both vegetarian and non-vegetarian sumptuous food. Passengers can relax in the cool confines and elegant setting of ‘Madira- The Lounge Bar’ and quench their thirst.
The ambiance of the Golden Chariot is welcoming and invites all for an enchanting experience. World-class facilities matching international standards, cater to everyone’s needs, and are its start attraction. Fully air-conditioned rooms, Wi-Fi, LCD Television, DVD with six satellite channels, writing desk, private bathroom and heart warming hospitality makes it all for a timeless journey.