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The Circuit of Enlightenment

The Circuit of Enlightenment
Special Buddhist trains by IRCTC to get massive upgrades, Photo Credit: Shutterstock

Explore the monastic life led by Buddha on the most luxurious train in the country.

OT Staff
December 15 , 2018
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If you are planning a journey through the path of enlightenment taken by Buddha, then the Buddhist Circuit train from Safdarjung Railway Station in New Delhi is the perfect choice for you. This luxurious train is sure to provide you with the peace you require for the exceptional journey. The 8 day long expedition is scheduled to cover all the prominent places related with Buddha such as Bodh Gaya, Rajgir, Lumbini etc. The train is equipped with modern amenities with separate pantry for vegetarians and non-vegetarians. The travellers would be taken for sightseeing in deluxe buses with tourist guides explaining about the place and its relation with Buddha and would be accommodated in standard hotels.

The train has 1st and 2nd class AC coaches with 2 dining cars where 64 passengers can dine at a time. Unlike the typical toilets in ordinary trains, the spacious bio vacuum toilets also have showers fitted with geyser. Leather sofas, personal lockers, automatic taps, coffee machine, microwave oven and a lot more are on board for you. The train is sure to surprise everyone with its classy facilities. Also maintaining the high standards on security for the passengers the whole train is under surveillance of CCTV cameras.

Go through the books from the library while having a soothing foot massage.  Tickets are available on per night basis or for the whole tour. Its good news for the couples as IRCTC has come up with an exciting offer of 50% off on the second person’s ticket fare.


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