IRCTC launches Goa, Agra Rajasthan tour packages


ALLAHABAD: Encouraged by the enthusiastic response to its string of tour packages, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has now dished out a set of winter tour programmes for its patrons that would take them to the alluring beaches in Goa, the resplendent Taj Mahal at Agra and the majestic forts in Rajasthan.

Manager, public relations of IRCTC Sandip Dutta said, “The latest tour packages have been planned for Goa, Jaipur-Agra, Bikaner, Udaipur and Jaisalmer seeing the tremendous response to our other tourism packages.” The 3 nights/4 days package from Delhi to Goa include confirmed train reservations in 3AC in Trivandrum Rajdhani Express up to Madgaon and 3 nights` accommodation at a hotel with 3-4 star facilities.

A host of optional activities will also be on offer. The tourist will enjoy the alluring beaches of Goa and the famous hospitality of the people of this state. The package is to operate every Tuesday, and it will be available for booking online by second week of August for travel starting second week of November.

The Delhi-Agra-Jaipur-Delhi tour will be the first of its kind in which train tickets in three Shatabdi Express trains are to be clubbed to offer a package to the travellers for whom time is precious. The 1 night/2 days` package includes confirmed tickets in Shatabdi Express trains from Delhi to Agra and Agra to Jaipur on day 1 and Jaipur to Delhi on day 2.

The itinerary also includes a visit to the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Id-Mat-ud-Daula with lunch in Agra, one night accommodation in Jaipur and guide-assisted sightseeing at Amber Fort and City Palace in Jaipur. More info

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