23 MAR 2023

An Incredible India Journey On
Bharat Gaurav

amrutha pagad
video: twitter/irctc

bharat gaurav tourist trains

The Indian Railways has introduced the concept of theme-based tourist trains. Tour packages range from Rs 15,000 to over Rs 1 lakh.


The tourist trains operate in different circuits. From Buddhist, Jyotirlinga circuit trains to Northeast tours, there is a package for everyone. 

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all services inclusive

Most of the tour packages include tour guides, meals, hotel stays and connecting travel arrangements. 

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train type 1 

There are three types of trains. One of them includes non-AC sleeper, AC III tier and AC II tier coaches. 

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This train has AC II tier & AC I tier coaches, with a semi-luxury feel. Cabins have electronic safes, washrooms are fitted with shower cubicles, etc.

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INSIDE deluxe ac tourist train 

The common areas are furnished with single sofas, reading lights, a book cabinet and even a foot massager. 

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karnataka train

The Karnataka Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train will take pilgrims to Kashi, Puri & Dwarka. The website for this is still under construction. 

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northeast discovery

On March 21, the Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train left from Safdarjung, Delhi for the "North East Discovery: Beyond Guwahati" tour. 

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arriving in secundarabad 

Passengers of the Punyaskshetra Yatra Bharat Gaurav Tourist train were welcomed with flowers, a dance performance and more. 

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ARRIVing in gujarat 

In Gujarat, passengers arriving on the tourist train were given a vibrant traditional welcome. 

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