IRCTC Navratri Special: Visit Vaishno Devi with these special packages, and know when and from where you will be able to travel!


Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has announced the launch of the Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train on the special occasion of Navratri this year. Equipped with a pantry car, infotainment system, CCTV cameras, and security guard services, this special train will run for the first time from Delhi to Katra from September 30.

IRCTC has announced a package of four nights and five days, which includes a two-night stay in Katra, with a total cost starting from Rs 11,990 per person.

Bharat Gaurav train will cover those railway stations from where tourists will be allowed to board/deboard. These places include Delhi, Ghaziabad, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Saharanpur, Ambala, Sirhind, and Ludhiana.


Vaishno Devi Package IRCTC - Itinerary/Full Schedule

Day 1

This train will leave Delhi Safdarjung at 7 PM. Tourists will board the overnight train, in which they will be served dinner.

Day 2 

• The train will reach Katra railway station at 10 am. In the morning, the tourists will be served breakfast on the train.

• On arrival tourists will be taken to their respective hotels.

• Packed lunch will be served in hotels.

• After lunch, the tourists will start the Mata Vaishno Devi trek.

• Pilgrims will spend the night at Katra.


• In Katra, pilgrims will worship Mata Vaishno Devi Temple.

• Night stay will be at Katra.

Day 4

• Packed breakfast and lunch will be provided at the hotels.

• Pilgrims will then check out from hotels and will be taken to Katra Railway Station.

• The train for Delhi will leave at 4 pm.

• Dinner will be served during the overnight train journey.

Day 5

• Morning tea and packed breakfast will be served on the train.

• The train will reach Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station.

Vaishno Devi Package IRCTC - What Will Be Included?

• Bharat Gaurav Special Tourist Train travel in 3AC class

• Two nights stay in standard hotels in Katra

• Meals on the train (Veg only)

• Off-board meals (Veg only) as per itinerary

• Hotel transfer from Railway station

• Passenger's Travel Insurance for

the tour 

• Tour escort services throughout the tour

• Security on the train

• All applicable taxes


Vaishno Devi Package IRCTC - What will not be included?

• Choice of food/menu

• Any room service (additional charge)

• Cost of sightseeing, admission, local guide, etc.

• Any personal expenses - laundry, mineral water, food, drinks, etc.

What you need to carry for Vaishno Devi Package IRCTC

• Voter ID/Aadhaar card

• COVID-19 last dose certificate (hard copy or over the phone)

• Aarogya Setu app installed on your phone

• Face mask, hand gloves, and sanitizer

• An emergency contact number

Vaishno Devi Package IRCTC - Ticket Price

Single Ticket - Rs 13,790

Double/Triple Sharing Ticket - Rs 11,990

Child (5-11 Years) - Rs 10,795