IRCTC offers 12-day Gangtok-Darjeeling Holiday Package; know details

Indian Railways has come up with another tour plan for tourists – a 12-Day Gangtok Darjeeling Holiday Package for Rs 44,400. The AC Special Tourist Train is an all inclusive tour package covering important tourist places in the country and has been specially designed for LTC clients also. Booking for the same can be done through our Tourist Facilitation Center, Zonal Offices and Regional Offices.

Package Detail

Package Name: Gangtok Darjeeling Holiday Special

Destinations to cover: Arakku Valley – Borra Caves – Gangtok – Changu – Darjeeling – Tiger Hill – Kolkata

Boarding Points: Kochuveli, Ernakulam, Palakkad, Erode, Perambur, Vijayawada

Travelling Mode: AC Tourist Train

Station/Departure Time: Tour Starts Ex Kochuveli

Class: Deluxe / Comfort / Standard

Frequency: 18.05.2018

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Itinerary (May 18, 2018)

Destinations to cover: Arakku Valley – Borra Caves – Gangtok – Changu – Darjeeling – Tiger Hill – Kolkata

Boarding Points :- Kochuveli, Ernakulam, Palakkad, Erode, Perambur, Vijayawada

Deboarding Points: Vijayawada, Perambur, Erode, Palakkad, Ernakulam, Kochuveli

Here are Package Exclusions

Entrance Fee

Gangtok – Nathula Pass trip

Camera Charges

Items of personal nature/personal expenses i.e. laundry, medicines


Auto and Mini vehicle charges

Service of Tour Guide at sightseeing places.

All others not mentioned in the Package Inclusions

NOTE: 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 AC tourist train trip is subject to minimum number of passengers booked.

Few Important 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.

Passengers should adhere to the time announced by the tour representatives, failing which they will have to come to the next destination on own expenses.

There might be delay in Train Arrivals and Departures and the train may not be able to follow the train timings for which passengers will have to bear with the railway staff.

Passengers need to 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 them.

Importantly, IRCTC advises tourists to declare themselves medically fit to take the above tour as the same are long duration one’s ranging from 10-14 days.

For more details of the tour package, you can visit the official website of IRCTC.