Punya Teerth Yatra Tour

Punya Teerth Yatra Tour Announced IRCTC

Punya Teerth Yatra (Thai Amavasya Special) (SZBD 380 A)

Punya Teerth Yatra 2023 Date : 06.02.2021 to 15.02.2021

Punya Tirth Yatra Ram Navami Special SZBD383B (Date: 16.04.2021 to 26.04.2021)
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Package Code: SZBD 383 B
Origin: Madurai
Destination: Ayodhya – Gaya – Kolkata – Konark – Prayagraj – Puri – Varanasi
Departure: 16-APR-2021
Date: 16.04.2021 to 26.04.2021
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“Bharat Darshan Special Tourist Train”, one of the most affordable all-inclusive tour package, covering all the important tourist places in the country. Booking of Bharat Darshan Special Tourist Trains is available online on our website. Booking can also be done through our Tourist Facilitation Centre, Zonal Offices and Regional Offices.

Destination covered : Puri – Konark – Kolkata – Gaya – Varanasi – Allahabad

Boarding Points : Tirunelveli, Madurai, Dindigul, Karur, Erode, Salem, Whitefield, Perambur, Vijayawada

Deboarding Points : Vijayawada, Perambur, Whitefield, Salem, Erode, Karur, Dindigul, Madurai, Tirunelveli

Package Details
Package Name PUNYA TEERTH YATRA (Thai Amavasya Special) (SZBD380A)
Destination Covered Puri – Konark – Kolkata – Gaya – Varanasi – Allahabad
Traveling Mode Train
Station/ Departure Time Tirunelveli – 00:05 Hrs
Class Budget
Frequency 06.02.2021

Package Tariff : (Inclusive of GST)

Category Price Per Pax (5 years & above)
Budget Rs.9,465/-


Destination covered : Puri – Konark – Kolkata – Gaya – Varanasi – Allahabad

Boarding Points : Tirunelveli, Madurai, Dindigul, Karur, Erode, Salem, Whitefield, Perambur, Vijayawada

Deboarding Points : Vijayawada, Perambur, Whitefield, Salem, Erode, Karur, Dindigul, Madurai, Tirunelveli

Date : 06.02.2021 to 15.02.2021

Package Code : SZBD380A

06.02.2021 Departure Tirunelveli  at
Departure Madurai at
Departure Dindigul at
Departure Karur at
Departure Erode at
Departure Salem at
Departure Whitefield at
Departure Perambur at

Early Morning
Early Morning
Early Morning
Early Morning
Late Night
Early Morning
Early Morning
Early Morning
Early Morning
07.02.2021 Departure Vijayawada at
Arrival Puri at
Early Morning
Early Morning
Night stay
08.02.2021 Visit : Puri Jaganath Temple , Konark Sun Temple
Departure Puri at
09.02.2021 Arrival Kolkata at Afternoon Night Stay
10.02.2021 Darshan of Kali Mata, Belur Math ,Victoria   Memorial
Departure Kolkata at
11.02.2021 Arrival Gaya at
Pinda Pradanam
Departure Gaya at
Arrival Varanasi at


Night stay
12.02.2021 Holy bath in the Ganges. Perform Rituals Night stay
13.02.2021 Departure Varanasi atArrival Allahabad at Bathe in Triveni Sangam Departure Allahabad at
Early Morning

14.02.2021  Arrival Vijayawada at Night Night
15.02.2021 Arrival Perambur at
Arrival Whitefield at
Arrival Salem at
Arrival Erode at
Arrival Karur at
Arrival Dindigul at
Arrival Madurai at
Arrival Tirunelveli at
Tour Ends


1. The Arrival/ Departure timings at halt stations are tentative, and subject to Railway approval and train running as per schedule.

2. In case certain halts are not approved by Railways, alternative arrangements will be made by IRCTC/ SZ to cover such sightseeing locations. Under such circumstances announcements will be made in the train.

3. IRCTC/ SZ is not liable for publicized coverage of sightseeing locations in certain cases due to exceptional circumstances beyond its control.

4. In case of No Show, no refund request will be entertained by IRCTC/ SZ.


Package Inclusions: (Budget):

  • Train journey by SL class.
  • Night stay/ Fresh up at Dharmashalas/ Hall/ Dormitories on multi sharing basis.
  • Morning Tea/ Coffee, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & 1 litre Drinking water per day.
  • Non AC road transfers on SIC basis.
  • Tour Escort & Security on train.

Package Exclusions:

  • Items of personal nature i.e. laundry, medicines.
  • Entrance fee for temples/ other sightseeing places.
  • Service of Tour Guide.
  • All others not mentioned in the Package Inclusions.


  1. Leave Travel Concession (LTC) will be issued by IRCTC for the tourists who avail the Bharat Darshan tours(only the Train fare & Road transfers will be admitted) after completion of the tour on written request vide letter/ Email.
  2. IRCTC has right to alter itinerary under unavoidable circumstances and is not liable for any type of natural calamities/ strikes/ cancellations/ delay of train/ insurgency of any such nature which is beyond control during the tour period. Management is not accountable for any theft or damage of luggage during the trip.Operation of Bharat Darshan Trip is subject to minimum no. of passengers booked.

Terms and Condition:

Cancellation Policy:

No. of days before commencement of Trip* Total Deductions
Up to 15 days (excluding departure date) Rs. 250 /- per passenger
Up to 8-14 days (excluding departure date) 25 % of the package cost
Up to 4-7 days (excluding departure date) 50 % of the package cost
Less than 4 days 100 % of the package cost

Terms and Conditions:

Food: Morning breakfast with tea/ coffee, Lunch, Night dinner.

Transport: Transfers in 55 seater Non push back Non AC/ similar bus for pick up from station and sightseeing. Where buses are not permitted the tourists have to make their own arrangements on alternative modes. Entrance fees, Pooja, Special Darshan charges, Horse ride, Jeep, Boating charges etc. are to be borne by the tourist.

Accommodation: Hall/ Dormitory Accommodation.

Items to Bring: Pillows, Bed Sheet, Nylon rope for drying clothes, Lock and key with chain to secure luggage, Bucket with Mug, Torch Light, Umbrella, Medicines, Plates, Glass, etc.

DO’S & DONT’S to control spread of COVID-19.


  • Please go through the following points to make your journey better and comfortable:
  • Practice physical distance of at least 6 feet as far as possible.
  • Tourist should mandatorily wear face mask and hand gloves.
  • Tourist should wash their hands and feet with soap and water before entering any religious premises.
  • Practice frequent hand washing with soap (for at least 40 – 60 seconds) even when hands are not visibly dirty .Use of alcohol – based hand sanitizers (for at least 20 seconds) to be made wherever feasible like train/ transport/ stay etc.
  • Social distancing to be followed during boarding / deboarding of train / any other transport ,monuments &pilgrim places visit , group lunches / dinners etc.
  • Respiratory etiquettes to be strictly followed. This involves strict practice of covering one’s mouth and nose while coughing / sneezing with a tissue/ handkerchief/ flexed elbow and disposing off used tissue paper properly.
  • Tourist should carry their own thermos flask.
  • Self monitoring of health and reporting any illness at the earliest to Tour Manager and IRCTC Helpline.
  • Proper disposal of face covers/ masks/ gloves left over should be ensured.
  • Luggage should be disinfected at reception/ boarding point.
  • All tourists have to abide to the mandatory health advisories issued by the States / local administration from time to time they are visiting.
  • Installation & use of Aarogya Setu App.is advised.


  • Please go through the following points to make your journey better and comfortable:
  • Tourists are advised to avoid touching their eyes, nose and mouth with their hands.
  • Tourist should avoid using other tourist’s phone, water bottle, umbrella etc as much as possible.
  • Loitering and crowding should be avoided in train corridors, gates, cabins, hotels / dharrnashala etc.
  • All tourists are advised that spitting is strictly prohibited in train, tourist places, buses, hotels/ dharamshala etc.
  • Touching of statues/ idols / holy books etc. not allowed in religious/ tourist places.
  • No physical offerings like Prasad/ distribution or sprinkling of holy water etc inside the religious place.
  • Avoid physical contact while greeting each other.

Important Guidelines:

  • Persons above 65 year age, persons with co morbidities, pregnant woman and children below the age of 10 years are advised to stay at home.
  • Only asymptomatic passengers will be allowed to travel.
  • Declaration to be submitted at the time of commencing the trip that he/ she does not have Covid-19 infection.
  • Undertaking that the guest will abide to the directions of IRCTC to control the spread of Covid-19.
  • All tourists will be subjected to temperature scanning through Infrared thermometer before they commence the trip. Thermal scanning will be done once a day during the trip.
  • The tourists are encouraged to carry limited luggage while going on tour and those luggage should be compulsorily sanitised before taking back to the train.
  • Any passenger found with abnormally high temperature or with other COVID symptoms will be referred the nearest COVID- 19 checking facility.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Passengers have to board and deboard the train at nominated stations as per the final Railway order and local transportation expenses to be borne by tourists on their own.
  • The package tour decided by the IRCTC includes Sleeper Class Train Journey, Pure Vegetarian Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, Hall / Dharmashala accommodation, and Bus for local sightseeing only. Cost value package.
  • Being a cost value package, personalized service is not viable; hence kindly converge with the group. In case of any assistance required do contact our group representative.
  • No rude behavior will be entertained, further to which you will be forced to drop from the tour.
  • Kindly queue while boarding the buses and don’t rush at the accommodation centre. Our representative would allot accommodation as specified.
  • It is the duty of the co passenger to provide seats first for the Handicapped and old people.
  • You should adhere to the time announced by the tour representatives. Failing which you will have to come to the next destination on your own expenses.
  • While traveling, there might be some delay in providing food, so old people and Diabetic passengers should carry some refreshments.
  • There might be delay in Train Arrivals and Departures and the train may not be able to follow the train timings for which you will have to bear with us.
  • There may be changes in the sightseeing itinerary that may be caused due to arise of situations that have to be adhered.
  • Announcement made in the train if any should be followed strictly to have pleasant travel.
  • In case any problem arises during the journey, the company’s decision will be final.
  • The tourist should follow the instruction given by the tour representative and should not interfere in the administration.
  • No smoking and consuming Alcohol in the train.
  • Please carry ID card at all items (like Driving License, Voter ID card, Ration Card, Pan Card) as proof of Identity for cross verification, by Railway Authorities and the same has to be borne by the tourist.
  • Alternate arrangements will be made for disruption of tour on account of natural calamities and the cost to be borne by the tourist.
  • Arrangements will be made for medical attention during sickness and the cost to be borne by the tourist.
  • The tourist will have adhere by the periodical guidelines issued by the authorities on the tour, through announcement and should not intervene in their working and should not cause any inconvenience to co-passengers.
  • The guests need to confirm that he/ she is physically and medically fit to undertake the tour.
  • The tour program and sightseeing places are subject to alterations due to late running of the train. IRCTC will not be responsible for the delayed running of the trains.
  • The final train timings will be as per the railway order.
  • The decision of IRCTC/ South Zone will be final on account of problems arising in the conduct of the tour.

For Bookings and Details Contact us at

  • Regional Office (Bengaluru)
    No. 82, SMR Arcade, Dr .Raj Kumar Road,
    Rajajinagar 2nd block, Bengaluru – 560 010.
    Telephone: 080- 22960014, 85959 31291, 85959 31290
  • Tourist Information & Facilitation Centre (Bengaluru)
    Concourse Hall, Next to Higginbothams Book Stall,
    Bengaluru City Railway Station.
    Phone: 080- 22960013, 85959 31292
  • Tourist Information & Facilitation Centre (Mysuru)
    Near Main Entrance, Booking Office Concurrence,
    Mysore Railway Station.
    Phone: 082- 2426001, 85959 31294
  • Tourist Information & Facilitation Centre (Hubballi)
    Hubballi Railway Station.
    Contact – 85959 31293
  • Tourist Information & Facilitation Centre (Chennai)
    Chennai Central Railway Station.
    Contact – 044 25352987, 90031 40681
  • Tourist Information & Facilitation Centre (Madurai)
    Concourse Hall, First Floor,
    Madurai Railway Station.
    Contact – 0452-2345757, 9003140714
  • Tourist Information & Facilitation Centre (Madurai)
    Concourse Hall, First Floor,
    Madurai Railway Station.
    Contact – 0452- 2345757, 8287931977
  • Tourism Information And Facilitation Centre (Coimbatore)
    209, Maruthi Towers, Opp. Govt. Hospital, Trichy Road,
    Contact: 82879 31965/ 90801 99470
    Vijaywada (Andhra Pradesh)
    East Booking Area, Vijaywada Railway Station, Vijayawada-01.
    Contact:- 0866- 2572280, 97013 60701
    Secunderabad (Andhra Pradesh)
    IRCTC TIFC, GF-14, Tourism Plaza,
    (GMC Balayogi Paryatak Bhavan)
    #6-3-870, Greenlands, Begumpet, Hyderabad-500016
    Contact:- 040- 23400606