The Indian Railways, because of the declining coronavirus cases across the country, has decided to operate a special train in September covering many top tourist destinations, including Char Dham–Badrinath, Jagannath Puri, Rameshwaram, and Dwarkadhish.
After the great popularity and success of the “Shri Ramayana Yatra” train operated on the Ramayana tour, IRCTC has now launched another very popular pilgrimage tour “Chardham Yatra” by “Dekho Apna Desh” Deluxe AC Tourist Train.
This 16 days tour according to a press release, will start from Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station on September 18, 2021, and cover the visit of Badrinath including Mana Village, Narsingha Temple, Rishikesh, Jagannath Puri including Golden beach of Puri, Konark Sun Temple, Chandrabhaga beach, Rameshwaram including Dhanushkodi, Dwarkadhish including Nageshwar Jyotirlinga, Shivrajpur beach, and Bet Dwarka.
This tour will be covering roughly 8500kilometers on this tour.
The State of Art Deluxe AC Tourist Train has a host of remarkable features including two fine dining restaurants, a modern kitchen, shower cubicles in coaches, sensor-based washroom functions, and a foot massager.
The fully air-conditioned train provides two types of accommodation–1st AC and 2nd AC. The train has modified security features of CCTV cameras and Security Guards for each coach.
To guarantee the safety measures post COVID 19 in this deluxe tourist train, the requirement has been made and booking is restricted to around 120 tourists against the total capacity of 156 tourists. At the, least the first dose of COVID-19 Vaccination is mandatory for Guests of age group 18 or above.