IRCTC offers tour packages from Gujarat to Jain pilgrimage sites, including ShikharjiNovember 21, 2023
Ahmedabad: With the intention of highlighting the cultural and spiritual importance of Jainism, a unique initiative called Jain Yatra has been launched by the IRCTC of Indian Railways. This specially curated train tour provides Jains with a firsthand experience of the grandeur of Sammed Shikhar through a spiritual Panchtirth Yatra spanning 9 days. The package includes accommodation, internal bus transport, and Jain cuisine.
Here are the details of the package that will depart from Ahmedabad on two dates, 4th and 14th December respectively.
|Tour name||JAIN YATRA BY BHARAT GAURAV TOURIST TRAIN|
|Duration||08 Nights/09 Days|
|Tour Itinerary/destinations covered||Pavapuri – Kundalpur – Guniyaji – Lacchuar – Rajgir – Parasnath – Rujuwalika – Sammed Shikharji|
|Train Itinerary||Ahmedabad – Rajgir – Parasnath – Ahmedabad|
|Boarding/De-boarding||Ahmedabad (ADI), Nadiad Jn (ND), Chhayapuri (CYI)|
|No. seats||540 seats on AC III (Economy)|
|Tour Date||First one – 04.12.2023, Second one – 14.12.2023|
TOUR PRICE: per person
|Category||Double/ Triple Share|
|3 AC Economy||Rs 15,000
|Day 2||Train Journey||
|Day 3||Rajgir – Pavapuri||
|Day 4||Pavapuri – Guniyaji – Lacchuar||
|Day 5||Pavapuri- Rajgir||
|Day 6||Rajgir- Parasnath||
|Day 8||Train journey||
***TOUR ENDS WITH HAPPY MEMORIES. ***
- ~ Train journey by IRCTC’s Bharat Gaurav tourist train in AC III economy class.
- ~ 03 nights stay in dharamshalas/budget hotels on double/triple/quad share.
- 02 nights at Pavapuri.
- 01 night at Shikharji.
- ~ Wash & change arrangements at Lacchuar and Rajgir on multi sharing basis.
- ~ 05 nights stay in rail coaches during overnight train journey.
- ~ All meals (onboard and offboard): Morning tea, breakfast, lunch, tea/coffee and dinner (Jain meals only). Dinner will be served before sunset (Chovihar).
- ~ All transfers and sightseeing in AC vehicles.
- ~ Travel insurance for the passengers.
- ~ IRCTC Tour Managers will travel throughout the tour for necessary assistance.
- ~ Security and housekeeping services on Train.
- ~ All applicable Taxes.
- ~ Meals are preset and a choice of menu is not available. Dinner timings are fixed.
- ~ Doli Service at Sammed Shikhar and private horse cart at Rajgir.
- ~ Porterage at railway station.
- ~ All kind of tips to drivers, waiters, guides, representative, Fuel Surcharge, etc.
- ~ Any expenses of personal nature such as laundry expenses, mineral water, food items not in the regular menus provided by us.
- ~ Anything not included in the inclusions.
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