Indian Railways has announced a special tourist train 'Shri Ramayana Express', covering all places from Ayodhya to Colombo via Rameshwaram, tweeted Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Coal on his official handle- @PiyushGoyal. Indian Railways all-new 'Shri Ramayana Express' will start from November 14, 2018 from Delhi and will take 16 days to cover the Ramayana circuit. The trip will be operated by IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation), the bookings of which have already opened on IRCTC Tourism official website- irctctourism.com. The entire trip will be priced at Rs 15,120.
2. The 'Sri Ramayana Express' train service will start from Safdarjung railway station in Delhi and make its first stop in Ayodhya.
4. Passengers can choose to travel to Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka from Chennai by flight also, as tweeted by Piyush Goyal.
7. The package will include travel, accommodation, food and sight-seeing arrangements also, tweeted Piyush Goyal.
8. Tour manager will be accompanying the passengers during the trip, tweeted Piyush Goyal.