Lucknow, 26 June: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will run ‘Bharat Darshan Train’ from Lucknow to visit seven Jyotirlingas from August 24. Booking for this has started.
The IRCTC has started preparations for visiting religious places after the second wave of Corona came under control. IRCTC will run Bharat Darshan train from Lucknow from August 24. Bharat Darshan train will also provide darshan of Dwarka and Statue of Unity along with seven Jyotirlingas. This journey will be of total 13 days. Bharat Darshan train will return on September7th.
According to IRCTC, Bharat Darshan train passengers will get from Gorakhpur, Deoria, Varanasi, Jaunpur City, Sultanpur, Lucknow, Kanpur and Jhansi to travel seven Jyotirlingas. Bharat Darshan train will go to Ujjain where Omkareshwar and Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlingas will be visited.
“Apart from this, this train will also go to Ahmedabad, Dwarka, Nageshwar, Somnath, Trimbakeshwar, Shirdi, Bhimashankar, Ghrishneshwar and Kevadia,” added IRCTC officials.
On behalf of IRCTC, the passengers in the train will be given vegetarian food at all three times. Apart from this, the facility of stay in Dharamshala and local tour by buses will also be provided. Those wishing to visit the seven Jyotirlingas can book tickets by visiting IRCTC website www.irctctourism.com.
Apart from this, information can also be obtained by calling helpline numbers- 8287930908, 8287930909, 8287930910 and 8287930911.