IRCTC will operate Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra tour package under Dekho Apna Desh initiative. During this visit Dr. will be taken to some important places related to the life of Bhim Rao Ambedkar. Dekho Apna Desh is an initiative of Ministry of Railways, under which IRCTC is operating theme based Bharat Gaurav trains across India.
New Delhi: IRCTC will operate Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra tour package under Dekho Apna Desh initiative. During this visit Dr. will be taken to some important places related to the life of Bhim Rao Ambedkar. Dekho Apna Desh is an initiative of Ministry of Railways, under which IRCTC is operating theme based Bharat Gaurav trains across India.
Tour will start in April
The first journey of Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra will start from New Delhi in April 2023. The proposed Bharat Gaurav tourist train journey of 7 nights and 8 days will start from Delhi and its first stop will be Dr. Ambedkar Nagar (Mhow) in Madhya Pradesh, which is the Janmabhoomi (Bhima Janmabhoomi) of Baba Saheb.
Train will go to Nagpur, Sanchi, Varanasi
The train then travels to Nagpur Railway Station, where tourists proceed to visit Deekshabhoomi – the sacred monument of Navayana Buddhism. Next the train leaves for Sanchi from Nagpur. Sightseeing of Sanchi includes visit to Stupa of Sanchi and other Buddhist sites. Varanasi is the next destination after Sanchi, where a visit to Sarnath and Kashi Vishwanath Temple is also included.
The last stop has gone, then the train will return to Delhi
After this the next and final destination is Gaya in Bihar. There tourists will be taken to the holy site of Bodh Gaya to visit the famous Mahabodhi Temple and other monasteries. Other important Buddhist sites of Rajgir and Nalanda will also be covered by road. This journey will finally end in New Delhi. Tourists will have the option of boarding and de-boarding the train at Delhi, Mathura and Agra Cantt stations.
What facilities will be available during the journey
During the journey, accommodation and food will be provided in the hotel. Bus will be available for sightseeing and you will also have travel insurance. Traveling alone will cost Rs 29,440, while two people will have to pay Rs 21,650.
Baba Saheb was the chief architect of the constitution
Please tell that Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar, who is fondly called Baba Saheb, was the chief architect of the Indian Constitution. Apart from this, he was also a famous jurist, political activist, anthropologist, writer, speaker, historian, economist and scholar.
Ambedkar fought throughout his life to eradicate social evils like untouchability and stood up for the rights of the socially backward classes. The purpose of this Baba Saheb Ambedkar Yatra, designed by IRCTC, is to highlight the places and places associated with Ambedkar’s life.