Start in Goa and end in Kochi (Cochin)! With the train & rail tour Southern India & Karnataka by Rail, you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Goa, India and 4 other destinations in India. Southern India & Karnataka by Rail includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: - Meet Your CEO and Group
Spend a free day relaxing on the beach or opt to visit the many Portuguese-built monuments, wander around the churches of Old Goa (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), or discover Panjim, the capital. Dont forget to indulge in Goan cuisine.
Travel by Visakhapatnam Howrah Express train and then by van to reach Hampi, in the heart of Karnataka. Accommodation: - Clarks Inn Hampie (or similar). Transport: - Private Vehicle: Hospet to Hampi 01:00 Hr(s) - Local train 06:00 - 07:00 Hr(s)
In and around MysoreEnjoy a walking tour and explore the spectacular ruins of Hampi Palaces, Vittala Temple complex, Virupaksh Temple, Hazararama Temple, and the boulders on the river. In the evening, take an overnight Hampi Express train to Mysore. Transport: - Private Vehicle 01:00 - 01:30 Hr(s) - Overnight train (beds) 12:00 Hr(s) Included Activities: - Walking Tour
Arrive to Mysore and explore the Mysore Palace and Chamundi Hill. Accommodation: - Akshaya Mahal (or similar). Included Activities: - Mysore Palace Visit - Chamundi Hills Visit
Drive to Bylakuppe and explore the Namdroling Monastery - home to nearly 5,000 Tibetan Buddhist monks and nuns. Later drive to Madikeri for the evening. Accommodation: - Hotel Al Wesal International (or similar). Transport: - Private Vehicle: Bylakuppe to Madikeri 01:00 Hr(s) Included Activities: - Namdroling Monastery Visit
Explore Madikeri (the coffee hub of India) and enjoy a tour of a coffee plantation. Later, enjoy an orientation walk around the town and then enjoy free time to explore in the afternoon. Accommodation: - Hotel Al Wesal International (or similar). Included Activities: - Coffee Plantation Tour - Orientation Walk
Take a morning drive to the coastal town of Kannur. Catch the Ernakulam Express to Kochi in the afternoon. Accommodation: - Hotel Fort Manor (or similar). Transport: - Private Vehicle: Madikeri to Kannur 03:00 - 04:00 Hr(s) - Train: Kannur to Kochi 06:00 Hr(s)
Explore the Fort Kochi area and see the Chinese fishing nets at work. If time permits, visit the Jewish area and synagogue, the Dutch Palace, and Spice Market. Accommodation: - Hotel Fort Manor (or similar). Included Activities: - Fort Kochi Visit - Chinese Fishing Nets Visit
Depart at any time.