Bharat Darshan! The two words that always remind us about the richness and abundant beauty of our vast country. No matter how much we explore the country, there will always be some hidden gems that remain unexplored. To tap this very thing the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) keeps introducing new tour packages for the convenience of its people. IRCTC has now announced a Bharat Darshan Special Tourist Train for Dakshina Bharat Yatra (South India) from 3rd January 2020 to 10th January 2020.
What’s In It?
This 7 nights and 8 days tour organized by IRCTC will now give tourists the opportunity to visit some of the significant temples of South India including Srirangam in Trichy, Arulmigu Ramanathaswamy Temple in Rameswaram, Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, Meenakshi Amman Temple in Madurai, Kamakshi Amman Temple in Kancheepuram and Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram among many others.
The Area Manager for IRCTC, BV Ramesh informed about the tariff and stated that it has been fixed at ₹7560 (per person) for SL (sleeper class) and ₹9240 for AC 3 Tier. Government employees can also avail the LTC facility for the trip. The boarding points for this Bharat Darshan Special Tourist Train for Dakshina Bharat Yatra (South India) will be at Warangal, Khammam, Vijaywada, Ongole, Renigunta, Nellore and Secunderabad.
Apart from this Bharat Darshan, IRCTC has also announced 2 international flight packages for the easy commute of travellers from Hyderabad to Colombo and Dubai. ‘Splendours of Dubai’ is the name of this special tour package and will start from 2nd December and end on 6th December. The 4 nights and 5 days package will cost around ₹70,010 for single occupancy per person and ₹62,400 for double occupancy. The above-mentioned packages will cover air tickets (to and from), accommodating with breakfast, other fees and VISA too as stated by IRCTC Tirupati Area Manager, BV Ramesh. Also, did you know that Peralassery Temple Stepwell Is Kerala’s Largest Stepwell!
Well, we are really pleased to know about IRCTC’s Bharat Darshan Tour of South India beginning from 3rd January 2020. As this will provide a great opportunity for both domestic and global tourists to explore the beautiful temples and other sightseeing spots of South India. So have you made your plans yet?