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Manaskhand Express – Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train to be launched [11 Days, 10 Nights]

Kumaon Uttarakhand

That sounds like an exciting development! Collaborations between tourism boards and railway corporations can significantly boost tourism in a region. The “Manaskhand Express” focusing on promoting Uttarakhand’s Kumaon Region sounds like a fantastic initiative to showcase the beauty and cultural richness of that area.

Such a tourist train could offer passengers a comfortable and immersive experience, complete with guided tours to popular tourist destinations, cultural performances, local cuisine experiences, and perhaps even adventure activities like trekking or wildlife safaris, depending on the region’s attractions.

With the collaboration between Uttarakhand Tourism and Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), passengers could expect seamless travel arrangements and curated experiences designed to highlight the unique offerings of the Kumaon Region.

This initiative could not only boost tourism but also contribute to the economic development of the region by generating revenue and creating employment opportunities in the tourism sector. It would be interesting to see how the Manaskhand Express unfolds and the impact it has on promoting Uttarakhand’s Kumaon Region as a tourist destination.

When is the Manaskhand Express train starting?

The inaugural journey of the Manaskhand Express from Pune to Tanakpur Railway Station in Uttarakhand, scheduled for April 22 to April 24, promises to be an enriching and unforgettable experience for travelers. With its ten nights and eleven days excursion, passengers can look forward to exploring a variety of enchanting locales in the Kumaon Region of Uttarakhand.

Complete Trip Itinerary

The itinerary includes visits to picturesque destinations such as Nainital, known for its beautiful lakes and scenic views; Bhimtal, famous for its serene lake and lush surroundings; Almora, offering breathtaking vistas of the Himalayas; Chaukori, a tranquil hill station with panoramic views of snow-capped peaks; and Purnagiri Temple, a sacred pilgrimage site dedicated to Goddess Purnagiri.

Additionally, travelers will have the opportunity to visit revered temples such as Haat Kalika Temple, Katarmal Sun Temple, Kainchi Dham, Chitai Golu Devta Temple, Jageshwar Temple complex, and Patal Bhuvneshwar Temple, known for its underground caves and rock formations.

The tour also includes stops at spiritual sites like Nanakmatta Gurudwara, associated with Guru Nanak Dev Ji, and Shardha Ghat, a sacred bathing ghat on the banks of the Kali River.

Moreover, travelers will get to explore the historical town of Champawat, known for its ancient temples and rich cultural heritage.

With a diverse range of destinations spanning from natural wonders to cultural and spiritual landmarks, the Manaskhand Express promises a comprehensive and immersive journey through the scenic and culturally rich landscapes of Uttarakhand’s Kumaon Region. Travelers are sure to create lasting memories and experiences as they embark on this unforgettable adventure.