The Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation commonly known as IRCTC has designed a package for a trip to places of religious importance and shrine based areas. It is called the Ramayana tour and covers areas like Hampi, Nashik, Ayodhya, Rameshwaram among others. It is priced at Rs 15,830 per person for a duration of 15 days.
The train will be a sleeper class train with tour escorts and train security, dormitory services for staying purposes in the night. IRCTC has also arranged non-AC buses to travel within the city limits for its passengers.
The tour will flag its first trip on the 14th of November this year. IRCTC has plans to launch other packages across the country. Yatra packages will be launched for places in Goa, Hyderabad, and Mumbai among others that will cover sightseeing places within limits. Additionally, educational tours will also be a part of the forthcoming IRCTC packages.