Golden Rath

golden rath

The Golden Chariot means the “Golden Rath” other most popular luxury train they connects the most important spots in India like Goa, Kerala, Tamil Nadu & Karnataka. Very first the luxury train of south India. The name given to the train is from the Stone Chariotin the Vitthal Temple at Hampi in Karnataka. The train has the logo of mythological animal having four head of elephant & body of lion the train was color with the golden & purple color. It was operated by Karnataka State tourism Development Corporation & the Maple group that handles the services of train. The train was started in year 2015 in the month of Oct-March with departure of every week on Monday. The train was awarded in year 2013 & title was “Asia’s Leading luxury Train”. When palace on Wheels get success the news reached to the corridors of the Karnataka State Tourism & Development Corporation they signed the MOU between the State tourism & with Indian Railway in year 2012. The creator of the ‘Palace on Wheels’ & ‘Deccan Odyssey’ creator also given the chance to give shape & design to the vision of KSTD built by internal coach of the factory in Chennai. The architect kusum pandse & the 200 carpenters together make the design of the railway & it takes four months to complete. Finally the Golden Chariot was on track in 23 Jan 2008 there was the golden celebration in Karnataka. The ceremony was organized at Yashwanthpur railway station the old president Pratibha Tai Patil gives the flag to the train. The train has the 44 guest cabins in 11 coaches also has the two restaurants names of this are Nala (the legendary king) & other Ruchi (is the Sanskrit word means fine taste), lounge bar, gym & spa facilities in train. The train has 26 twin bed cabins, 17 double bed cabins & the physically challenged person also has the cabins. It also contains the internet connectivity with USB stick that has Wi-Fi, TV facility en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning center in the cabins of train. The tourist came here for the journey of train are from the France, UK, US, Japan & from Germany cost required for the foreign tourist is in the form of US dollars. This train is very popular among the foreign tourist. The Golden Chariot is the pride & splendor of south it takes the passenger or guest on the tour across Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu. The journey of the Golden train gives the feeling like the 5 star on the rolling wheels. The accommodation for the Indian luxury train is in three levels single, double & on triple basis. Thus the golden Chariot is the most popular train in the southern India.

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