May 7, 2016
NEW DELHI: The IRTC has launched its budget tour package called Barat Darshan.
The bookings are open for the trains. The package is all-inclusive on a dedicated
tourist train that will take the travellers to some popular religious destinations in
the east and the south. The fare is only Rs 830 per person per day. One can opt
for vacation trips to selected destinations in the east or south of the country or
that cover major religious sites.
The Bharat Darshan Tourist train has 10 coaches serviced by trained tour
managers, on-board hospitality staff and security staff. The package includes train
transportation, road transportation, accommodation, sightseeing at tourist
locations and onboard and off-board meals.
The 'East Darshan' begins on the May 8, with the train starting from Chandigarh
and travelling via Delhi Cantt to cover Jagannath Puri, Gangasagar, Baidyanath
Dham, Gaya, Banaras and Ayodhya.
The '7 Jyotirlinga' package beginning on May 23 from Chandigarh via Delhi Cantt
will cover Ujjain (Omkareshwar and Mahakaleshwar), Dwarka (Nageshwar), Veraval
(Somnath), Aurangabad (Grishneshwar) and Nasik (Bhimashankar and
Apart from that, another '7 Jyotirlinga' tour begins on June 6 from Delhi Safdarjung
via Lucknow covering Ujjain (Omkareshwar and Mahakaleshwar), Dwarka
(Nageshwar), Veraval (Somnath), Aurangabad (Grishneshwar) and Nasik
(Bhimashankar and Triyambakeshwar).
The 'Dakshin Darshan with Shirdi' tour package starts on June 27 from Chandigarh
via Delhi Cantt covering Shirdi, Tirupati, Kanchipuram, Rameshwaram, Madurai,
Kanyakumari, Mysore and Bangalore.