IRCTC has launched a Special Train From Chandigarh

IRCTC has launched a Special Train From Chandigarh

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has launched a special train:- Goa-Shirdi Yatra — from Chandigarh.

Highlights of the  Tour Package

  • The Train Comprises 11 coaches with around 800 seats
  • The tour package comprises 12 days and 11 nights
  • It will cost Rs 945 per person per day
  • The tour package will include journey by second sleeper class train
  • Accommodation in non-AC dormitories/halls
  • Vegetarian food (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Tour escort and security on train and tourist buses for visiting sightseeing spots


  • Goa
  • Shirdi
  • Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga
  • Trayambakeshwar Jyotirlinga

Departure & Arrival Details

The train will leave the city railway station at 8 am on August 19, 2017 and will reach Goa on August 21 morning. Passengers will get to visit Goa throughout the day and will have a night halt as well. The train will return to Chandigarh on August 27 afternoon.

How to book your tickets

Bookings for the train are available online on the official website of IRCTC :- or at the zonal office in Sector 34. For any queries you can dial :-0172-4645795 .

There is no direct flight or train to Goa from Chandigarh and the connecting flight between Chandigarh and Goa costs between Rs. 5000 and Rs.10,000 one-way so, grab the oppurtunity.


The IRCTC is also coming up with another package “Dakshin Bharat Yatra” from October 4.

The package is 12 days and 11 nights, and cost Rs. 11,340 per person.

The destinations to be covered are Rameswaram, Madurai-Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kanyakumari, Tiruchirappalli and Tirupati.

Get ready Chandigarhians Pack your bags and don’t miss the chance.

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