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IRCTC Launches Jyotirlinga Darshan Train Package - Find Details Here

IRCTC Launches Jyotirlinga Darshan Train Package - Find Details Here

IRCTC is recognised for coming up with innovative ways to make their clients' journeys more comfortable and convenient. Their only objective is to provide passengers with a wonderful experience regardless of where they are going or what their end destination is. The railroads have come up with a wise move for its religious travellers, which is the IRCTC 5 jyotirlingas yatra tour package, which will take you on a journey to some of India's most highly regarded and incredibly sacred locations.

The Jyotirlinga Yatra will be embarked on by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation's (IRCTC) Bharat Gaurav special tourist train. The 8-night, 9-day '05 Jyotirlinga Yatra' will begin on February 4, 2023. The route may be boarded and deboarded in Jaipur, Ajmer, Bhilwara, Chandrika, and Udaipur. The unique train will visit five divine locations along its journey: Nashik, Aurangabad, Pune, Dwarka, and Veraval. The adventure will come to an end on February 12, 2023.

How to Reserve a Seat on the Bharat Gaurav Special Tourist Train for the '05 Jyotirlinga Yatra' -
You may check their Twitter for further information, or you can book through the IRCTC's official website. There are 600 seats available. Only passengers with verified tickets will be permitted to board the train. The vacation package includes lodgings, three meals (veg only) - breakfast, lunch, and supper, travel insurance for travellers, railway security, transfers, and bus sightseeing.

List of religious places and destination
Nashik – Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga temple
Aurangabad – Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga temple and Ellora caves
Pune – Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga temple
Dwarka – Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga temple and Dwarkadhish temple
Veraval – Somnath Jyotirlinga temple

The Indian Railways launched the Bharat Gaurav Trains in November 2021 as part of the Union Government's Dekho Apna Desh strategy to enhance domestic tourism. The purpose behind developing the special tourist train is to experience India's vast cultural history, therefore providing both local and international tourists with a tour of the wonderful historical landmarks.

The unique tourist train would feature three AC classes and 600 seats (Standard – 300 and Superior – 300). If a person wishes to travel in the Superior category, the cost (per person) is Rs 31,500 for single occupancy, Rs 24,230 for double/triple occupancy, and Rs 21,810 for children (5 to 11 years of age).

Those travelling in the Standard category would pay Rs 27,810 for single occupancy, Rs 21,390 for double/triple occupancies, and Rs 19,260 for children (5 to 11 years).