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Unbelievable! IRCTC offers joy ride on steam express at just Rs 10. Complete details inside

After a number of tour packages, the IRCTC is now offering the most affordable ride on one of the most cherished locomotives - the steam express. The ticket fare is inclusive of GST charges. Read on for full details on the IRCTC tour package.

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New Delhi Updated on: July 07, 2019 14:19 IST
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IRCTC tour package offers ride on steam express

After some luxurious tour packages, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has now come with a joy ride, at just Rs 10. Sounds unbelievable, yet it's true!

What more, this one gives you an opportunity to ride steam express. 

The package is for a single day, within Haryana. 

According to the IRCTC, the Garhi Harsaru Farukh Nagar Steam Express is being hauled by WP7200 AZAD, a Broad Gauge 1947. The train has been restored to its pristine beauty and mechanical engineering perfections.

Its revival has been carried out at Heritage Steam Shed, Rewari and DEMU-Shed, Shakurbasti with great efforts. Moreover, people were excited to ride the locomotive during its steam run in Haryana's Farukhnagar, the IRCTC claimed. 

IRCTC Steam Express Ride: Fare details 

# One-way train journey from Garhi Harsaru to Farukhnagar at a cost of Rs 10 

# Return journey from Farukhnagar to Garhi Harsaru at a cost of Rs 10
# No amount would be refunded on cancellation

IRCTC Steam Express Ride: Stations

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