The Golden Chariot

This is no ordinary train journey, but one showered with the finest décor, hospitality and cuisine. Uncover the secrets of Karnataka as you embark on a voyage of discovery in some of the world’s most mobile luxury.


The beauty of a spending a few wondrous days on the Golden Chariot is that it has no fixed location. This means you can sample the many worlds of Karnataka on a magical journey through this diverse state that is steeped in history.

Your room

Your elegant chamber on the Golden Chariot is steeped in history with a bed of royalty reminiscent of the Mysore maharajas. With intricate carvings on the ceilings, each room is inspired by Mysore and Hoysala architecture meaning that you can relax in luxury and elegance whilst you roll through the Cradle of Stone Architecture, Karnataka.

Why we like it

Not only will you be sleeping surrounded by luxury on The Golden Chariot, but you can dine and unwind in style as well. With two restaurants offering the finest Indian cuisine and a bar named after the mythical drink of the gods, Madira, you will be more than satisfied with the range of choices on offer. Or feeling a little tense? Try out the train’s spa specialising in Ayurveda massage.

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