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IRCTC launches ‘Bodhgaya Circuit’ tour package

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has announced ‘Bodhgaya Circuit’ tour package under the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ and ‘Dekho Apna Desh’ initiatives.

The 5 days and 4 nights tour will cover Rajgir, Bodh Gaya, and Nalanda in Bihar. The journey will start from Howrah in West Bengal from every Friday. Passengers can board a train from Howrah, Bandel Jn, Barddhaman, Bolpur Santiniketan, Sainthia Jn. , Rampur Hat, Pakur, Sahibganj jn., Jamalpur, Kiul. Passengers can deboard at Kiul, Asansol, Barddhaman, and Howrah.

IRCTC will provide travel insurance, a vehicle for transfers and sightseeing and hotel accommodation for a night’s stay, breakfast and dinner. The package will cost INR 13,270 per person for double occupancy. The travel cost for three people will be INR 11,100 per person. The travel cost for four people will be INR 12,050 per person and the travel cost for six people will be INR 10,600. For children between the age of 5 and 11 years, the cost will be INR 6,500.

Passengers can book the tickets online, at, IRCTC Tourist Facilitation Center, Zonal Offices, and Regional Offices.

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