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The Golden Chariot - Southern Splendour - Itinerary

Tour Details: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Places Covered: Bangalore - Chennai - Mamallapuram - Pondicherry - Tiruchirapalli & Thanjavur - Madurai - Thiruvananthapuram & Poovar - Backwaters & Kochi Bangalore

The journey begins at Bangalore and takes you to the historical Temple cities of Mamallapuram, Kanchipuram, Tiruchirapalli, Thanjavur and Madurai. The beaches of Kovalam await and you with their sandy shores. You will glide by boat trough the palm fringed and silent canals of the Backwaters to Kochi, the lively port city on the Arabian sea. You will experience history and finally reach back to its starting point at Bangalore

 

Day 1

Bangalore

12.00 noon: - Check-in at the Leela Palace followed by lunch at Jamawar or Citrus

03:00 pm: - Depart for Bangalore sightseeing: Tippu's Palace, Bull Temple & Lalbagh

08:00pm: - Arrive at Yeshwantpur Railway Station, Platform No. 6; to a Traditional Indian welcome. Dinner on board The Golden Chariot.

10:00 pm: - Depart to Chennai

Day 1 - Bangalore Alternate Itinerary*

11am onwards: - Check in at Our Native Village

12 Noon to 2.00 pm: - Lunch

2.30 pm to 3.00 pm: - Briefing on The Golden Chariot

3.00 pm to 3.30 pm: - What is it that makes us a 100% eco resort - Resort tour

3.30 pm to 4.00 pm: - The Revivalist movement - Art and culture tour

4.00 pm to 4.30 pm: - Living an organic life - Herbal & Medicinal plant tour, Organic farm tour

4.30 pm to 5.30 pm: - Pottery session & Explore the simplicity of village games - playing Indian village games & Bullock cart rides

6.00 pm to 6.30 pm: - Rest and depart to Yeshwantpur Railway Station
*Optional itinerary for those who do not opt for Leela Palace check-in and Bangalore sight seeing.

Day 2

Chennai

6.00 am - Arrival in Chennai

8.00 am - Breakfast onboard The Golden Chariot

9.00 am - A drive through the Beach road

9:50 am - A visit to the famous St. Thomas Church

11:30 am - A visit to the Cholamandala Art Village - Art & Sculpture gallery.

Mahabalipuram

1:30 pm - Lunch at GRT Temple Bay.

4:30 pm - Guided tour of Five Ratha's Temple, Shore Shiva Temple and the caves.

6.30 pm - Drive back to Chennai railway station

8:00 pm - Dinner on board the Golden Chariot.

11:00 pm - Depart to Pondicherry. Overnight in the train.

 

Day 3

Pondicherry

7:00 am - Breakfast onboard The Golden Chariot

9:30 am - A tour through Auroville - Ashram and Matrimandir

1:30 pm - Lunch onboard The Golden Chariot.

4:30 pm - A visit to the French town, shopping or take a stroll in the pristine beach.

7:00 pm - Reach the Eco-Dune Resort for cultural show followed by dinner.

11:00 pm - Depart for Trichy. Overnight in the train.

 

 

Day 4

Tanjore

5:00 am - Arrive in Trichy

7:00 am - Breakfast onboard The Golden Chariot.

11:00 am - A visit to the Brihadeshwara temple, UNESCO World Heritage Site.

1:00 pm - Lunch at Sangam Hotel

4:30 pm - Drive back to Trichy

7:00 pm - Dinner onboard The Golden Chariot and later depart to Madurai.

Day 5

Madurai

7:00 am - Breakfast onboard The Golden Chariot

9:30 am - A visit to the famed Meenakshi temple

11:00 am - Madurai market tour

1:00 pm - Lunch onboard The Golden Chariot

4:30 pm - Shopping at Poompuhar Handicrafts Emporium

6:00 pm - Light & Sound show at the Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal

8:00 pm - Dinner and traditional folk art show at The Heritance. Overnight in the train.

 

Day 6

Thiruvananthapuram / Kovalam

5.30 am - Depart to Thiruvananthapuram. During the day journey enjoy the scenic beauty of the remote locales of Tamilnadu and Kerala.

7:00 am - Breakfast onboard The Golden Chariot

12:30 pm - Arrive at Thiruvananthapuram

12:30 pm - City tour and shopping

1:30 pm - Lunch onboard The Golden Chariot. Relax and enjoy the facilities onboard The Golden Chariot.

5:00 pm - A stroll through Kovalam beach

7:30 pm - Gala dinner and cultural show at The Taj Green Cove Resort, Kovalam.
Overnight in the train while it departs for Alleppey.

 

Day 7

Thotapalli / Alleppey

5.00 am - Depart to Alleppey

7:00 am - Breakfast onboard The Golden Chariot.

8:30 am - Arrive at Alleppey

9:00 am - Houseboat cruise

1.00 pm - Lunch at the Poonamallee restaurant

3:00 pm - Arrive at Kochi

3:30 pm - Visit the Jewish Synagogue, church and the Dutch palace at Fort Kochi.

6:00 pm - Sunset cruise followed by gala dinner and cultural show at the Brunton boatyard.

11:00 pm - Depart to Bangalore. Overnight in the train.

 

Day 8

7:00 am - Breakfast onboard

- Arrival at Yeshwanthpur railway station and farewell by the entire crew.

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