Royal Mysuru Dasara
Department of Tourism and Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation(KSTDC), are launching a special package on the Golden Chariot, to showcase the world famous Dasara of Mysuru, from 1st to 10th October, 2016. The specially designed package is priced at an attractive and affordable Tariff of Rs.30,000 per person, for 2 nights and one day. The Tour would start on 1st October from Yeshwanthpura Railway Station, Bengaluru and would be run every alternate day from Bengaluru, i.e., on 3rd, 5th, 7th and the last run on 9th October. The Golden Chariot has 44 luxury cabins which will accommodate 88 people. The seats are available for booking online through the Golden Chariot website, www.goldenchariot.org. The seats, for the first time, will also be available through Bookmyshow and Makemytrip.
The Tour would offer the guests a regal 5-star treatment and a wholesome experience, of witnessing Mysuru and Dasara. After reporting and High Tea at Hotel Taj Westend, Bengaluru, the guests would be taken to the Golden Chariot at Yeshwanthpur, where they would be accorded, a traditional welcome. After getting onboard the Golden Chariot, the guest would enjoy the exquisite and unique experience of travelling in the only Luxury Train of South India. The train has 18 thematic coaches, with one coach dedicated as the Restaurant, which offers a Menu, fit to please a Royal palate. The Lounge Bar, the Gymnasium and Spa and a Business Centre are also available for the convenience of guests on this Royal Train. On the next morning after reaching Mysuru, the guests would be taken in Luxury buses to Srirangapatna, where they immerse themselves inthe Heritage tour, and visit Daria Daulat, Tipu’s Masoleum and drive through the Fort and then proceed to Mysuru. In Mysuru, the Guests would visit the Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery, Lalith Mahal Palace, where they would have the Lunch, followed by visit to Jayalakshmi Vilas Mansion (Folklore Musuem) and Mysore University Centenary Clock Tower. KSTDC has also tied up with the acclaimed Mysore Royal Walks, to give our guests, a wholesome experience to explore the Heritage City, through a curated Walk. At the pinnacle of the tour, the guests would witness the Grand Cultural Program, in front of the illuminated Mysuru Palace, where the guests will be entitled to the Gold Pass privileges. After this program, our guests would be taken back to the Golden Chariot, for a dinner on board and travel to Bengaluru. The next morning, the guests would disembark from the train, after having breakfast and after a very special and royal experience onboard the Golden Chariot.
This is for the first time, KSTDC, is running the Golden Chariot tours for the whole of Dasara exclusively and has offered a very special package price and the bookings have been made available online.
Itinerary as follows :
|Day 1||18:30 Hrs||Reporting and High Tea at Taj Westend, Bengaluru.|
|20:30 Hrs||Traditional Welcome onboard Golden Chariot, at Yeshwanthpur Rly station,Bengaluru.|
|21:30 Hrs||Departure for Mysuru|
|Day 2||0600 Hrs||Arrival Mysuru|
|0830 – 1130 Hrs||Visit to Srirangapatna|
|1200 – 1300 Hrs||Visit to Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery.|
|1300 – 1530 Hrs||Visit to Lalitha Mahal Palace and LUNCH.|
|1530 – 1630 Hrs||Visit to Jayalakshmi Vilas Mansion(Folklore Museum) & Centenarary Clock Tower.|
|1630 -1830 Hrs||Royal Heritage Walk at Amba Vilas/Mysuru Palace.|
|1830 – 2030 Hrs||Witness the Grand Cultural Program at the illuminated Mysuru Palace.|
|2100 Hrs||Back to Golden Chariot and Dinner on board|
|Day 3||0730 Hrs||Disembark at Yeshwanthpur Railway station, after Breakfast on Golden Chariot.|
Lunch will be provided in Lalith Mahal Palace, followed by Evening Snacks at Aloka Palace. Free Wi-Fi facility and Mysuru Palace Replica Key Chain will be given to the Participants.