IRCTC latest tour package will take you to a vacation in Nainital, Mukteshwar, Bhimtal and Sattal. Named Nainital Special tour, it will cost around INR 13050 per person and will be for five days and four nights.
As per the latest statement by the IRCTC Tourism, which is the tourism arm of Indian Railways, the said Nainital Special tour will start from Lucknow and will start its journey every Thursday for Kathgodam.
Nainital is a popular tourist spot in Uttarakhand that attracts a lot of visitors every year. Sitting at an altitude of 6837 ft above the sea level, Nainital boasts of a mango-shaped lake, scenic views and majestic mountains surrounding it.
With IRCTC starting this special Nainital package, your trip to this hill station is set to become hassle-free and convenient. Here’s all that you need to know about the package.
Day 1, Thursday: Board Train No 15043 from Lucknow at 11:25 PM, which will be an overnight journey.
Day 2, Friday: Arrival at Kathgodam at 8 AM. You will be taken to your hotel at Nainital, which is approximately 24 km, and will take one hour to reach there. After checking in to the hotel and taking some rest, you head out to visit Cave Garden, Lake viewpoint, Lover’s Point, Waterfall, Khurpatal Lake viewpoint. You can spend your time leisurely during the evening hours and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 3, Saturday: After having breakfast, you will head to Mukteshwar, which is situated around 51 km away from Nainital and will take around 2 hours to reach there. While in Mukteshwar, you visit Choli ki Jali, Bhowali, Ghorakhal Temple, Satbunga, Ramgarh, and tea garden. Then, you return to Nainital, have dinner and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 4, Sunday: After having breakfast, head out to sightseeing at Sattal, Bhimtal and Naukuchiatal. You are free to enjoy the evening as you choose to. Then, return to the hotel for dinner and spending the night.
Day 5, Monday: You check-out from the hotel after breakfast at 8 AM and proceed to Kathgodam. Your train will depart at 10:55 AM and arrive at Lucknow at 6:45 PM.