By Harren Lee on Apr 04, 2012
For the first time since inception of this luxury rail tour service, the Golden Chariot train will embark on a 7 nights and 8 days Pride of the South itinerary in the month of April. The date of the journey is fixed on 16th of April and the booking for this special run will close on 12th of April.
The summer package of the Golden Chariot Pride of the South journey will include some new attractions and an array of special events to make this journey special one for the guests. Besides three World Heritage Sites which include Hampi Group of Monuments, the train will also cover Daroji Bear Sanctuary which is Asia’s largest Sloth Bear sanctuary.
Other highlights of this special summer package aboard the Golden Chariot include a special cultural show followed by lavish dinner at the Lalitha Mahal Palace in Mysore, complimentary spa service on board, elephant interaction program at Kabini and exclusively illuminated ‘Hampi at Night’.
To avail of this special summer offer by the Golden Chariot, the guests will have to pay INR 84000 per person per journey on triple occupancy basis whereas single occupancy rate of the journey will cost INR 140000 per person per journey.
The Golden Chariot train was introduced on the cues of the Palace on Wheels and Royal Rajasthan on Wheels to promote tourism in Karnataka and South India and cater specially to the rising demand of such luxury train journey among the overseas tourists. The train is designed to imbibe the cultural ethos and traditions of the South India and comes equipped with state of the art amenities which include restaurants, business center, gymnasium and a spa carriage.
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