Southern India & Karnataka by Rail

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Southern India & Karnataka by Rail - G Adventures
Southern India & Karnataka by Rail - G Adventures
4 reviews
+3 Destinations
Southern India
Kochi (Cochin)


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 is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.
Age range
12 to 99 year olds
Hotel, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
Train & Rail
Travel style
Train & Rail, Christmas & New Year
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Goa
  2. Day 2: Goa
  3. Day 3: Goa/Hampi
  4. Day 4: Hampi/Mysore
  5. Day 5: Mysore
  6. Day 6: Mysore/Madikeri
  7. Day 7: Madikeri
  8. Day 8: Madikeri/Kochi
  9. Day 9: Kochi
  10. Day 10: Kochi

Travel guide

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What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Meals

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

4 Reviews

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  • Southern India & Karnataka by Rail reviewer 1
    Written on December 22, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Thoroughly enjoyed southern India and Karnataka by rail! Visited some excellent places along the tour, travelled in style, and stayed in accomodation that was much better than I expected! Highlights included Mysore and Madikeri! Would thoroughly recommend.

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  • C
    Written on October 17, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    India can be a little hectic'especially train travel. It's so much easier to have a guide, and more fun to have a group!

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  • D
    Written on September 30, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Because you deliver what is promised so they can confidently select a tour that suits their interests.

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  • VW
    Written on April 2, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Excellent well thought through trip. Great mixture of different experiences. Great group. Would highly recommend.

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  • What are the star rate of accommodation used on the trip?

    These types of tours with G Adventures typically use 2-3 star hotels and comfortable guest houses.

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  • Ameer25th October 2019
    I was attracted by the value for money. While there was the opportunity to chat it was not necessary. The process of booking was simple and straightforward



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About the countries

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Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Recommended for India. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for India. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for India. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for India. Ideally 1 month before travel.


Goa is the starting point and Kochi (Cochin) is the endpoint.
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Covering a total distance of approx 1,169 km.
  • Goa (India)
  • 335 km
  • Hampi (India)
  • 338 km
  • Mysore (India)
  • 128 km
  • Bangalore (India)
  • 368 km
  • Kochi (Cochin) (India)

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