Indian Railway Tour Package from Chennai to Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Ayodhya and Sangam



Indian Railways has announced a spiritual tour package from Chennai to Allahabad, Ayodhya, Varanasi and Bodh Gaya. The 10days and 9 nights package is available from March 2009 to May 2009 and the tour starts on all Mondays in the month of March, April and May. Some of the highlights of the package are visit to Triveni Sangamam at Allahabad, Bathing at Sarayu River at Ayodhya, Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and Bodha Gaya etc

The Tour Package:

At Allahabad

  • Visit to Triveni Sangamam for bathing at Sangam
  • Darshan of Bade Anjaneya

At Ayodhya

  • Bath in Sarayu River
  • Valmiki Bhavan,
  • Ram Janam Bhoomi,
  • Kanak Bhavan
  • Hanuman Temple

At Varanasi

  • Bath in Ganga River and perform rituals to ancestors
  • Visit Kasi Visvanath Temple,
  • Visalakshi Temple
  • Annapoorani Temple
  • Ganga Aarathi in the evening
  • Banaras Hindu Uiversity,
  • Birla Temple,
  • Sankat Mochan Mandir,
  • Thulasi Manas Mandir,
  • Gaudi Bai Mandir
  • Saranath temple

At Gaya

  • Buddha Gaya and visit Main Temple and Monasteries of various countries
  • Rituals for ancestors and visit Vishnu pad Temple

The Standard Package per person cost is 9000/- and in Economy Package per person cost is 6650/-

Package Includes:

  • Confirmed train journey (3A for Standard)
  • Road Transport on SIC basis – Non A/C coach for Standard
  • Accommodation: Budget Accommodation on Twin / Triple sharing basis for Standard
  • Catering services – Food Off board only (Ex. Varanasi to Varanasi)
  • Toll Parking and all applicable taxes for above services

More details about the journey can be found in the official Rail Tourism India website.

You can also find information about the tour at

Tourism Information and Facilitation Centre:
Chennai Central Railway Station: (0) 9003140681, 044-64594959,
Southern Zone - Chennai - 044 – 25353340/41
Bangalore - 080- 22370887, Ernakulam (Cochin) – 0484-2382991