Trust IRCTC to come up with the best travel deals you will ever see. Catering to a country of more than 1.2 billion people, IRCTC has emerged as an excellent service provider. It  has been coming up with some fantastic budget travel packages for Indian travelers of all kinds,especially families. Its online booking portal, despite the heavy load, has been quite impressive of late. Just yesterday, IRCTC waived off the service charge on its online bookings. And now it has rolled out two excellent winter vacation packages for those who fancy a trip in the mountains. (ALSO SEE IRCTC’s Gems of Rajasthan Padharo Mare Desh package at Rs 34,942 is the best travel deal!) Also Read - COVID-19 pandemic: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Lifts State of Emergency

Himalayan Glory Charter Coach

The first package includes a visit to India’s capital New Delhi and India’s most popular hill stations Shimla and Manali. This tour across the stunning north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh will make you fall in love with mountains and their glory. From snow-clad peaks to adventurous activities like paragliding, this stretch has it all. Known as “Dev Bhoomi” meaning Land of the Gods, this beautiful route will make you feel close to nature. Also Read - Pakistani Man Arrested For Attacking Sikh Shrine in England

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Cost per person: Rs 25, 530 per person

Route: Mumbai – Delhi – Shimla – Manali – Chandigarh – Mumbai

Traveling Mode: Train (3 AC)

Trip commences on: December 21, 2016

Trip Duration: 9 Nights/10 days



Delhi:Hotel Fortuner / Similar

Shimla:Hotel Quality Inn / Similar

Manali: Hotel Ishaan Resort / Hotel Park / Residency / Hotel Khushboo Resort / Similar

Chandigarh: Hotel Pearl / Hotel Shagun / Similar

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Uttaranchal Delight “Charter Coach Tour Pkg”-Ex BDTS

The next package takes you through the wonderful north Indian state of Uttarakhand which is known for its mountains, greenery, temples lakes and fields. With unparalleled natural beauty, Uttaranchal or Uttarakhand is a delight for those who fancy heights and breathtaking views of valleys. Add to it the wildlife of Jim COrbett National Park and what you have is a journey full of nature, adventure and divinity.


Cost per person: Rs 23, 904 per person

Route:  Mumbai – Delhi- Jim Corbett- Nainital- Agra – Mumbai

Traveling Mode: Train (3 AC)

Trip commences on: December 21, 2016

Trip Duration: 9 Nights/10 days

Jim Corbett


Delhi : Hotel Singh Sons/ Similar

Corbett : Hotel Maya Resort/ Similar

Nainital : Hotel Rio Grand/ Similar

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So, if you haven;t planned your winter vacation yet, you don;t even have to look anyhwre else! Just log on to the IRCTC website and book your tickets now.

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