Pride of the South Journey- A Luxury Train Journey in India
Indias most precious luxury journey is The Golden Chariot. It provides two types of journeys namely Pride of the South and Splendour of the South journeys. These two journeys give memorable days in travelers trip. In this journey, Pride of the South Journey was populated. The Journey starts from Bangalore and ends with the same destination. Travelers make this trip around all year. The Golden Chariot is a luxury tourist train in India. It runs in the Indian states of Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry. It offered 8 days trip to the interested travelers.
Duration: 7 Nights/ 8 Days
Destination: Bangalore- Mysore- Kabini- Hassan- Hospet- Badami- Goa- Bangalore
Highlights of this journey to explore the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Karnataka.
Day 1: Bangalore
On your arrival in the city Bangalore. The travelers assemble at this city and complete the paperwork to travel in The Golden Chariot Luxury Train. Later to explore ISKCON Temple in Bangalore. It has one of the populated tourist attraction in this city. The first of the tour starts the journey to next destination Mysore at night time, Dinner and accommodation offered on this train by Tourist Department of Golden Chariot trip.
Day 2: Mysore
Travelers reached this destination on the second day of the journey. It has another UNESCO site in the Indian state of Karnataka. Mysore is a major tourist destination on its own and serves more tourist attractions to the travelers. The destination has received numerous tourists during the Dasara festival. Ambar Palace or Mysore Palace in Mysore is a center for this festival celebrations. Travelers visit Mysore Palace to explore inside of the Palace. Ranganathaswamy Temple, Brindavan Gardens, Wildlife Sanctuaries, and Bird Sanctuaries have other major tourist attractions.
Day 3: Kabini
Kabini is one of the hunting Wildlife Sanctuary in the Indian state of Karnataka. It provides a thrilling experience to each one. Travelers drive to Kabini on the third day of the tour. Jungle Safari is a major tourist attraction to the travelers. Most of the travelers showed their interest in visiting this destination. In the Wildlife Sanctuary, you have to experience more rare species of wild animals and Birds. Kabini Dam, Elephant Safari, Jungle Safari, Trekking, have main things to do in this National Park. Later travelers make a journey to next destination, Hassan.
Day 4: Hassan, Pride of the South Journey
Hassan is another tourist destination in the Indian state of Karnataka. The Golden Chariot journey guests reached this destination on the fourth day of the Journey. It has known to Lakshmi Narayana Swamy Temple, Hoysaleswara Temple, Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple. The destination has filled with Coconut farms. It has one of the major tourist attraction to the visitors. Later drive to Hospet in Karnataka. Dinner and Accommodation arranged on Golden Chariot Luxury Train.
Day 5: Hospet
On the Fifth day of the tour, travelers visit Hospet destination. It has located in Ballari district of the Indian state of Karnataka. The destination has situated about 12 kilometers from Hampi. The area between Hampi and Hospet called as Nagpur. The destination has known for its Virupaksha Temple, Tungabhadra Dam and River, Lotus Mahal.
Day 6: Badami
Badami is a town in Bagalkot district of the Indian state of Karnataka. Travelers reached this destination on the sixth day of the tour. It has another populated heritage site in the South Indian state of Karnataka. The destination has known to Rock Cut Temples. These temples covered with red sandstone. It has one of the major attraction in Badami. Badami Caves provides an enjoyable experience to each one. Later travel to Goa on Golden Chariot.
Day 7: Goa – Bangalore
Goa is a state in India. It has known to Beaches, Lakes, Resorts, and Adventure activities. The seventh Day of the Tour, Travelers visited Goa. Experience the Goa Beaches atmosphere. Last day of Pride of the South Journey return to Bangalore and starts the journey to Onward destination. It has one of the populated trips in India.