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Buddhist Circuit Tourist Train

  • All Meals
  • All Drinks Included
  • Live TV


Exclusive Train for the Buddhist Circuit Tour: The Buddhist Circuit Special Train is an exclusive air conditioned train for Buddhist circuit destinations and does not carry passengers other than the tourist booked with IRCTC for this special tour.

Security on Train: Private Security Guards in each coach for constant & close watch to ensure safety of the passengers and their belongings. In addition, CCTV is provided in the train.

On-board Hygienic Kitchen Car & Dining Car Facility: The passengers can choose from an assortment of sumptuous hot meals (Veg / Non Veg) and snacks. Packaged drinking water, tea and coffee are available freely to the passengers.

On-board Clean and Hygienic Toilets and Showers: For the convenience of the passengers, clean and hygienic toilets and hot and cold water showers are provided.

Accommodation in comfortable Hotels on the Buddhist Circuit: IRCTC provides accommodation in best available hotels on the Circuit for stay as well as wash-and-change.

Insurance Cover: All passengers are provided with Travel Insurance Cover for the duration of the tour

Medical Facility: In case of any exigency, medical support can be provided through an extensive network of Indian Railways medical facilities.

Language Guide: Tour guides proficient in various languages such as Chinese, Thai etc. are provided.

Transportation: Transportation by AC Deluxe Coaches.


  • Journey by Exclusive Air-conditioned Train as per the Itinerary
  • Road transport by AC deluxe coaches as per the itinerary
  • Visit monuments and locations as per the itinerary
  • Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • All Meals as per the itinerary
  • Services of Tour Manager
  • IRCTC Officials available at all times on tour
  • Services of Language Tour Guide
  • Entrance fees of monuments/locations as per the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance


Day 01 - Delhi - Gaya

Depart from Delhi (Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station in the afternoon) for Gaya. Dinner on-board.

Day 02 - Gaya - Bodhgaya

Early morning tea, Wash & Change & breakfast On-Board. Arrive at Gaya. Depart to Bodhgaya by coach. Check-in at the hotel. Lunch and relax. Sightseeing of Bodhgaya including Mahabodhi Temple & Niranjana River. Continue sightseeing of Thai Temple, Japanese Temple, Buddha Statue. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03 - Bodhgaya - Nalanda - Rajgir - Gaya - Varanasi

Breakfast at the hotel. Check Out and proceed to Rajgir by coach. Arrival at Rajgir. Sightseeing of Rajgir including Bimbimsara Jail, Gridhakut hill & Venuvan. Lunch at the hotel. Proceed to Nalanda for sightseeing covering ruins of world famous Nalanda University & Nalanda Museum. Proceed to Gaya Railway Station. Arrival at Gaya Railway Station and board the train. Dinner on board & proceed to Varanasi.

Day 04 - Varanasi - Sarnath - Nautanwa

Early morning tea on-board and arrival at Varanasi. Breakfast onboard. Disembark the train and proceed to visit Sarnath (10 kms) for sightseeing of Dhamekh Stupa, Sarnath Museum, Ashokan Pillar and Mulgandha Kuti Vihar. Check in at Hotel for Lunch, wash and change. Visit River Ganges Ghat for evening Aarti. Return to the Railway Station. Dinner on board & proceed to Nautanwa for visit to Lumbini, Nepal.

Day 05 - Nautanwa - Lumbini

Early morning tea followed by Breakfast onboard. Arrival at Nautanwa Railway station. Proceed by coach to Lumbini, Nepal. Check-in at hotel. Lunch at hotel. Sight-seeing of Lumbini including Maya Devi Temple and Ashokan Pillar. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 06 - Lumbini - Kushinagar - Gorakhpur

Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out of the hotel and proceed to Kushinagar by coach. Arrive Kushinagar. Proceed for lunch at the hotel. After lunch visit Mahaparinirvan Temple, Rambhar Stupa, Mata Kutir Temple and other sites. Depart to Gorakhpur by coaches. Arrival at Gorakhpur Railway Station. Depart to Barampur by Buddhist Train. Dinner on board & proceed to Balrampur for visit to Sravasti.

Day 07 - Balrampur - Sravasti - Balrampur - Agra

Arrival at Balrampur Railway station. Early morning tea On-Board. Departure by coach to Sravasti (15kms). Arrival at the Hotel. Wash & change and breakfast. Sight-seeing of Jetvana Vihara, Pakki Kuti & Sehat Mahet. Lunch at the hotel. Free time. Proceed to Balrampur Railway station. Arrival at Balrampur Railway Station. Proceed to Agra (450 kms). Dinner on board.

Day 08 - Agra - Delhi

Early morning tea and arrival at Agra City railway station. Wash & change and breakfast On-Board. Proceed for sight-seeing of the World famous Taj Mahal. Proceed to the Agra Cantt. Railway Station. Depart by train to New Delhi (220 kms). Lunch on board. Evening Tea. Arrival at Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station.


Can I get a refund of the package?

It will depend upon your terms and conditions of the package which has been bought. The terms & conditions are provided at the time of booking of the package before the payment.

Can I change the travel date of the package?

It will depend on the terms & conditions of the package bought.

Do I need to apply for a visa?

Yes, the visa can be applied by yourself or can be applied with the help of a visa arranging agency.

Does my travel package cover the travel insurance?

No, you need to buy yourself the travel insurance. The travel insurance packages are provided by various insurance companies and can be bought as per terms and conditions of the visited countries.

Can I transfer my travel package to my friend or any family member?

It will depend on the terms & conditions of the package bought. If its inclusive of flights, then the terms and conditions of the flight provider will be applicable.

Can I pay my travel package in instalments?

It can be arranged but depends on terms & conditions of the package bought.

Do you have a group package?

Yes, we do provide group package.

Do you only book accommodation in the package?

No, a package deal can have only flights or accommodation with or without hotel transfer. In a complete travel package, you can book flight, accommodation, meals, sightseeing and transportation.

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