Indian Railways’ catering and tourism wing, IRCTC is offering free air tickets to the Golden Chariot passengers who opt to luxury tourist package.
The Golden Chariot is a luxury train par excellence in the southern sector, designed to offer a mix of travel to destinations of historical, architectural, mystical and scenic relevance, equipped with state-of-the-art on-board amenities and international standards of service to create an immersive and lifelong experience for the IRCTC -Tourists.
The guest will travel in regal style in coaches named after the dynasties that ruled South India for centuries.
IRCTC regional manager MPS Raghav said that those who opt for the Golden Chariot luxury train have been offered free domestic sector airline tickets to and from Bengaluru to Chandigarh.
This is the first of its kinds initiation.
He explained that the IRCTC has launched two itineraries i.e. departing from Bengaluru which covers destinations like Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Goa and then returning to Bengaluru.
So, tourists opting for the higher package of the two itineraries will be given free air tickets.
Shubham Arya, tourism and marketing spokesperson for the IRCTC, said, “We will be flexible in booking the ticket dates which will be according to the demand of the passenger. It can be done in two or three days in advance or even two to three days after the Golden Chariot tour is completed.
The free air fare will be between Chandigarh-Bengaluru-Chandigarh.”