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Southern Odyssey By Indian Railway

02-06-2017 05:00 PM | Anita Neve | My Indian Dream

Southern Odyssey By Indian Railway | My Indian Dream

Now explore the Southern India in luxury with Indian Railways

Great news for the tourists: This year the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd (IRCTC) has decided to pitch two new circuits of their flagship luxury train Maharajas' Express.


"Southern Sojourn" and "Southern Jewels" are the two new routes launched to cover prominent tourist destinations in West and South India.


The Southern Sojourn will start from Mumbai and will be covering Goa, Hampi, Mysore, Ernakulam, Kumarakom and Trivandrum.  The Southern Jewels will start from Trivandrum and will be covering Chettinad, Mahabalipuram, Mysore, Hampi and Goa.


Aiming to attract more tourists, two special monsoon tours are planned:

The Southern Sojourn Monsoon Special will be starting from Mumbai on 24th June 2017 & stop at Goa, Hampi, Mysore, Cochin, Alleppey before terminating at Trivandrum. 

The Southern Jewels - Monsoon Special will be departing from Trivandrum on 1st July 2017 and reach Mumbai covering Chettinad, Mahabalipuram, Mysore, Hampi and Goa. Each journey will be for the duration of 8 Days/7 Nights. 


The regular trips of Southern Sojourn and Southern Jewels will start from Mumbai 9th September 2017 and from Trivandrum on 16 Sep 2017 respectively. Tourists will not only visit monuments and prominent destinations but shall make their trip more interesting by enjoying lunch on a cruise at Alleppey, visiting the Coir Factory, experience the joy of traditional cultural performances at Cochin and much more on this royal journey. 

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