Luxury Golden Chariot Train
Operated by the Indian Railways subsidiary IRCTC and Karnataka, the Luxury Golden Chariot Train is all set to roll out next year Jan 2021 onwards. It’s the first Luxury Train to have started accepting bookings during the pandemic.
All the journeys would start and end at Bengaluru and it will cover many iconic places in Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. Different packages have been introduced by IRCTC which are as follow;
Pride Of Karnataka Tour Package:
This package is for 6 Nights/7 Days and covers Bandipur Tiger Reserve, Mysuru, Chikmagalur, Hampi, Badami, Pattadakal, Halebeedu, Goa.
Jewels Of South India Package:
This itinerary of 6 Nights/7 Days covers Mysore, Mahabalipuram, Hampi, Chettinad, Thanjavur, Kumarakom and Cochin.
Glimpses Of Karnataka Tour Package:
This package is of 3 Nights/4 Days and covers Mysore, Bandipur, Hampi.
What You Can Expect In The Train:
The 18 coach Luxury Train has been upgraded with upholstered furniture, renovated rooms and bathrooms, fresh lines and brand new cutlery. Each room is equipped with smart TVs with Wifi for streaming services. The Train comprises 44 Guest Rooms having a capacity of 84 Guests. The train will have two Restaurants, One Kitchen, One Coach Each For Bar Lounge, Business Centre, Mini Gym and an Ayurvedic Spa.
Cost To Tour In A Luxury Train:
The Authorities have introduced Promotional Offers for the Indian Nationals which are as follow;
- Pay For One and Companion pays only 50% or;
- Avail a discount of 35% on the given tariff for full tour or;
- Enjoy 2 Nights/3 Days for only INR 59,999 Per Person On Twin Sharing Basis
In the light of the ongoing Pandemic, the Authorities have introduced attached protocols in order to ensure safety of the passengers and staff members. https://www.irctctourism.com/newIRCTC/mobile/index.html