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Southern India & Karnataka by Rail - G Adventures
10 days

Southern India & Karnataka by Rail

From Goa to Kochi (Cochin)
Tour Operator:
G Adventures
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Age range:
12 to 99
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  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family


Start in Goa and end in Kochi (Cochin)! With the Train & Rail tour Southern India & Karnataka by Rail, you have a 10 days 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.
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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
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Meals
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Sleeper Train

Customer Reviews

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  • Itinerary
  • Guide
  • Transport
  • Accommodation
  • 4.6
  • Southern India & Karnataka by Rail reviewer 1
    · December 22nd, 2018
    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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    Thank you!
    Trip date: December 2018
  • A
    · October 17th, 2018
    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!
    Trip date: October 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • A
    · September 30th, 2018
    Because you deliver what is promised so they can confidently select a tour that suits their interests.
    Trip date: September 2018
    Review collected by G Adventures
  • VW
    · April 2nd, 2018
    Excellent well thought through trip. Great mixture of different experiences. Great group. Would highly recommend.
    Trip date: March 2018

Frequently Asked Questions

  • 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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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Indian Rupee
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, D, M. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

    Type C
    Type E
    Type F
    Type D
    Type M
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - 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.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • 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.
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    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and G Adventures will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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  • Cancellation Policy
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