Jewels of South

Jewels of South | 6 Nights / 7 Days

7 Days - Jewels of South (Golden Chariot)

Tour overview

The 6 Nights and 7 Days tour Jewels of South allows travelers to explore the cultural heritage and natural beauty in different cities in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala while experiencing a luxury train journey.

The journey commences in Bangalore and takes you to Mysore where you explore the majestic Mysore Palace before heading to the UNESCO world heritage site of Hampi. Then you will reach Tamil Nadu to explore the beautiful temples and mansions in Mahabalipuram, Thanjavur, and Chettinad. As your train reaches Kerala, you can explore colonial city Fort Kochi and enjoy cruising on Kerala backwater in Kumarakom.

The tour starts on Sunday in Garden City Bangalore and ends the following Saturday again in Bangalore. With excellent hospitality and comfortable interiors equipped with modern amenities, you can enjoy a hassle-free journey while traveling from one famous destination to another. Go through the detailed itinerary below to plan a hassle-free journey.

Tour highlights

  • Welcome Ceremony at Yeshwantpur Railway Station, Bengaluru
  • See the rock-carved monolithic sculptures and monuments in Hampi.
  • Explore Shore Temple in Mahabalipuram, which is known as UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Explore the Brihadeshvara Temple in Thanjavur.
  • Visit the Matancherry Palace in Fort Cochin.
  • Sailing on the serene Kerala Backwater.

Itinerary

Day 01 Bengaluru to Mysore

Arrive at Yeshwantpur Railway Station around 09:00 AM. Proceed to Mysore after welcome and registration. Lunch shall be served onboard.

Proceed to visit the Mysore Palace at around 3:00 PM.

Return to the train for dinner as the train proceeds to Hampi.

Day 02 Hampi

After onboard breakfast, proceed to visit the capital of Vijaynagara kingdom – Hampi. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the ruins tell a tale of opulence and grandeur. Return to train for lunch.

Evening optional excursion to Anegundi. Dinner shall be served onboard as train proceeds to Mahabalipuram

Day 03 Mahabalipuram

Enjoy a relaxed breakfast onboard as the train arrives into Chengalpattu Railway Station.

Proceed to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site – Shore Temple. followed by lunch at an exclusive venue.

Return to the train for dinner as the train proceeds to Thanjavur.

Day 04 Thanjavur and Chettinad

Proceed to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site such as Brihadeshvara Temple.

Lunch shall be served onboard as the train proceeds to Chettinad.

In the evening proceed to visit the Athnagudi tile factory followed by visit to Chettinadu mansions.

Dinner shall be served onboard as the train proceeds to Cochin.

Day 05 Cochin

After onboard breakfast, proceed to visit the Matancherry Palace in Fort Cochin area after which witness some of the best kept dance forms of Kerala at an exclusive venue.

Return to the train for lunch.

Optional excursion to Chinese Fishing Nets and St. Francis Church. Enjoy an India evening onboard followed by dinner as it proceeds to Kumarakom.

Day 06 Kumarakom

After onboard breakfast proceed for a cruise on the backwaters followed by lunch at an exclusive venue.

Return to the train as it proceeds to Bengaluru. Dinner shall be served onboard.

Day 07 Bengaluru

Breakfast shall be served onboard as the train arrives in Bengaluru.

Schedule

Note

Itineraries, destinations, venues and scheduled departures are subject to change without prior notice

Jewels of South (6 Days / 7 Nights)

Cabin Type Per Person Per Night Cost Total Cost Per Person (3N/4D)
Deluxe Cabin USD 600 USD 4200
Single Supplement USD 4200 USD 3150

Note

  • All tariff is in US Dollars and INR per person per journey on twin sharing basis.
  • In case of Single Occupancy, supplement charges shall be payable.
  • Tariff subject to change in case of any change or amendment in the routing, itineraries, inclusions etc.
  • For Child Policy, INR Rates and other details, please refer to Terms & Conditions.
  • Itineraries, destinations, venues and scheduled departures are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Supplement will apply for Signature Journeys, special occasions such as New Year, Christmas etc.
  • GST will be charged extra as applicable.
  • For Child Policy, INR Rates and other details, please refer to Terms & Conditions.
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