Added on : 2018-09-10 17:00:51
IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) is all set to run special pilgrimage train to 6 destinations. On September 28, 2018, the special pilgrimage train will depart from Chandigarh railway station at 6:00 PM. In its 8-day journey, the special pilgrimage train will cover 6 destinations. The train will come back on October 6, 2018. An IRCTC manager was quoted in a TOI report, saying that the ticket bookings for the special pilgrimage journey have already started and the journey fare has been fixed at Rs 7,560 per person. The fare will also include stay at local dharamshalas, meals, transportation fee as well as sightseeing. However, the fare will not include medicines, laundry service and entrance fee for monuments, temples and other places. The tour package will accommodate as many as 800 passengers, however, this will be done on the first-come-first-serve basis. Booking for this tour is available on the official website of IRCTC and also, the booking can be done through tourist facilitation centres, zonal offices and regional offices of IRCTC.