IRCTC Alertt! Are you planning for heritage trip? then IRCTC has a perfect deal for you. The Indian Railway's subsidiary is offering a historic experience aboard Railways' heritage train at a surprising price. You can enjoy historic experience aboard Railways' heritage train at just Rs 10. Presently, the train has been hauled by WP7200 AZAD, a Broad Gauge 1947 make, steam engine.
To be noted, the steam trains were stopped running in India a long time back. After that time-tabled steam-hauled train was started at a fare of just Rs 10 between Garhi Harsaru and Farukhnagar. The locomotive has been restored to its pristine beauty and mechanical engineering perfections.
Tour itinerary includes:
1. Garhi Harsaru and Farukhnagar
2. Farukhnagar and Garhi Harsaru
The train revival has been carried out at Heritage Steam Shed, Rewari and DEMU-Shed, Shakurbasti. According to IRCTC Tourism website, the one-way train journey between Garhi Harsaru and Farukhnagar costs Rs 10 per person.