The Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is brimming with ideas these days. It seems to be determined to give train travelers a wonderful experience. Apart from running the most luxurious and laudable train, Maharajas’ Express, the IRCTC is winning the hearts of passengers through its marvelous tour packages.
IRCTC tourism offers budget packages. Anybody can avail themselves the benefit of these tours. Summer tours are on. So, if you are confused how to spend the scorching hot summer, just click at the tourism section of the IRCTC and go on a dream tour. These tours are fun, educative, interesting, and give you some of the most delightful days of your life.
The 6-day tour
The tour package is named “Enchanting North Bengal.” It covers Kalimpong and Darjeeling. The tour is scheduled to begin on October 12 this year. You can book from IRCTC’s tourism website or through a tourist facilitation center, regional office, or zonal office. Get more information about the tour from the website. Darjeeling is a famous tourist destination. Famous for its tea gardens and natural beauty, the place promises to give you a refreshing time.
The 12-day tour
This tour package comes under the “Bharat Darshan Special Tourist Train.” The tour covers popular destinations like Ujjain, Dwarka, Ahmedabad, Somnath, Omkareshwar, Nageshwar, Shirdi, Triyambakeshwar, Grishneshwar, and Bhimashankar. The tour includes various pilgrim places. This is an economical tour package and an exciting one too. The tour is scheduled to begin on June 17 this year. It promises to make your summer superb and sacred!
Don’t miss the Buddhist Circuit Tours!
These are mind blowing tours! They are of 8 days and 7 nights. They cover places like Bodhgaya, Rajgir, and Nalanda in Bihar, Varanasi and Sarvasti in Uttar Pradesh, and Lumbini in Nepal. The tour has a spiritual touch, as it covers places of significance of Lord Buddha. On the last day of the tour, tourists get a marvelous opportunity to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. The tour ends in New Delhi.
Tourists travel in special Buddhist Circuit tourist trains that are air-conditioned. The trains depart from Safdarjung Station of New Delhi. The tour takes you to various religious and cultural centers of the Buddhist. The cost of the tour includes visa fee to Nepal.
The tours are scheduled to begin in September, October, November, and December this year. You can get details on tour dates, fares, and other useful information from IRCTC’s tourism website.
These are only a few examples of IRCTC tourism. There are more tours to give you a wonderful time traveling across brilliant places of India. All the tours are well-guided and have proper arrangements for accommodation and transportation off board.
Summer is at its peak. So are the tours! You may have missed quite a few till now, but it’s not too late. There are more tours to come. Make your summer a memorable one. Book a tour and rejuvenate yourselves to the core this season. The Indian Railways welcomes you on board!
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