Bangalore, India (PressExposure) September 01, 2009 -- The Golden Chariot is a luxury train in India that connects the vital tourist spots in the Indian states of Karnataka and contemporary Goa. Golden Chariot train is named after the famous Stone Chariot in the Vitthala Temple at Hampi. The train is designed on the lines of the more popular Indian luxury train Palace on Wheels with accommodations, spa treatments and dining. The train is operated by the Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation, whereas the Mapple Group leaves no stone unturned to provide you royal hospitality. A southern state of India named Karnataka that glorifies the legends of loyalty, culture of glory, attractiveness and history of the renowned kingdoms.
The train offers a 7-day and 8-night tour of Bangalore, Kabini, Mysore, Hassan, Hospet, Badami and Goa. The glorious train weaves through the embrace of Stone Architecture in Karnataka, dazzling Palaces, intrinsic wildlife down to the golden beaches of Goa. The famous tourist attractions visited include the Nagarhole National Park, Mysore Palace, Hoysaleswara Temple, Srirangapatna forts, Gomateshwara and the Badami Cave Temples. Passengers have the choice to start their trips from either Bangalore or Goa.
The Golden Chariot provides accommodation in 44 cabins in 11 coaches that are named after empires that ruled the region: Kadamba, Hoysala, Rashtrakuta, Ganga, Chalukya, Bahamani, Adil Shahi, Sangama, Satavahana, Yadukula and Vijayanagar. Each one of them, ornamented with intricately skilled ceilings and period furniture inspired by the Mysore and Hoysala architecture, stuffed in comfort and luxury evocative of the royal lifestyle of the one-time Maharajas.
The Luxury train provides accommodation for 88 passengers. It also has two restaurants, named Nala and Ruchi serving epicure meal for an unforgettable experience, conference, Wi-Fi connectivity, LCD television, DVD, satellite channels, wardrobe, vanity/writing desk, gym, private bathroom and spa facilities. Moreover, indulge yourself in the marvelous nectar at the Mandira Lounge Bar on board. The magnificent tunes played by the musicians here, will elevate your mood.
The Golden Chariot completely conveys its guests into the entrance of the yesteryear's. Aboard the Golden Chariot train and be an element of the saga retold. Sit back and revive the experience of a past era in the eventual seat of luxury. One can include new chapters in their memories with every rotation of wheels of the Golden Chariot.