Jyotirlinga train will run through Indian Railway Bhagalpur, will visit 6 pilgrimage places, that's the fare

Pankaj Prasad
Jyotirling tourist train
Jyotirling tourist train

Jyotirling tourist train of Indain Railway will run through Bhagalpur. Its booking has started.

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) is once again going to run Jyotirling special tourist train for the travel of tourist places. The pilgrimage will start from number six. IRCTC Senior Supervisors Manish Kumar and Dipankar Manna gave this information in a press conference in Bhagalpur on Friday. He told that in this pilgrimage train of 11 nights and 12 days, there will be a system of security and tour guide in each coach. The boarding place of the tourist train running from Kolkata will be Kolkata, Dumka, Bhagalpur and Jamalpur. Jyotirlinga Special Tourist Train will visit Ujjain (Mahakaleshwar and Omkareshwar), Dwarka (Dwarkadhish Temple and Nageshwar Jyotirling), Somnath Jyotirling, Shirdi (Sai ​​Darshan), Shani Shingnapur and Trimbakeshwar Jyotirling.

Arrangements will be made to stay in hotel instead of Dharamsala

Changes have been made in the accommodation arrangement in the special tourist train journey. Pilgrims will be accommodated in hotels instead of Dharamshala. For AC category, there will be arrangement for accommodation in non-AC room for AC room and sleeper class in the hotel. For tourist train travel, Rs 22,010 for Standard Category Package Sleeper Class and Rs 33,020 for Comfort Class AC-3 Package will have to be paid. The package includes sleeper class and AC-3 class train travel, night rest in hotels, arrangement of vegetarian food, sightseeing by non-AC buses, travel insurance.

Pilgrimage booking starts

IRCTC Senior Supervisor Manish Kumar said that booking has started for the pilgrimage. Booking will be done at IRCTC's Food Plaza in Bhagalpur. Toll free number has been issued for special information and booking. Interested persons can call on 8595904082 and 8595904075.

Information about pilgrimage

Travel in Sleeper and AC-3

- Overnight stay in hotel

-vegetarian meal

-Non AC buses tour

-Provision of security and guide in each coach


The train running through Bhagalpur will visit different places of pilgrimage in the country.

Ujjain (Mahakaleshwar and Omkareshwar)

Dwarka (Dwarkadhish Temple and Nageshwar Jyotirlinga)

Somnath Jyotirlinga

Shirdi (Sai ​​Darshan)

-Shani Shingnapur

Trimbakeshwar Jyotirling