HYDERABAD: The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd (IRCTC), South Central Zone, will run a chartered train under the brand name `Discovery of India’ from Secunderabad to Nagore with halts at Vijayawada, Ongole and Nellore.
Piligrims bound for Nagore and Velangini can avail this service.
The chartered train will depart from Secunderabad on April 28 at 00.15 hrs and return to Secunderabad on May 2 at 00.15 hrs.
The package provides A/C and Non A/C train accommodation, road transport and room accommodation.
Tourist can choose the type of service required. The cost of package is all inclusive i.e train travel, road transport, sightseeing, accommodation, guide service, food on board and off board, visit to various places indicated in the itinerary.
For senior citizens, IRCTC has also provided medical services.
The tourists wishing to take the package may book their ticket online through railtourismindia.
com or by paying cash at the following Offices.
Zonal Office Secunderabad or phone no.040- 66201263, area Office-Secunderabad-040 -27800648,27800582 (24x7), PRS -Secunderabad,040-27808899, Secunderabad- TFIC.
9701360693., Vijayawada-Phone nos. 0866257280, 9701360653, Tirupati - Mobile No 9701360616, Ongole-9849990158, 3701360631 and Nellore-9701360634.
Apart from the above the travel agents approved by IRCTC have also been authorised to book the tickets on behalf of IRCTC.