Creating a new history in the pages of Indian Railways, Gatimaan Express is the projected fastest luxury train between Delhi and Agra. The inaugural run of the train, from Hazrat Nizamuddin to Agra Cantt will be flagged off by Union railways minister Suresh Prabhu on April 5.
According to reports, the train with 12 AC coaches will complete the journey in 100 minutes as against the Shatabdi Express which takes 117 minutes. The travelers of the train are offered two luxurious tour packages. These packages offer an overnight stay at five-star accommodation, multi-cuisine meals, visit to the UNESCO world-heritage monument besides the travel to and from Agra.
The booking for the tour packages started from April 1 and will continue till May 31. There are two options available, single-day tour and an overnight stay. The cost of the packages ranges from 2,100 to 17,000 INR per head Costs vary according to the travelers’ nationality and the kind of accommodation he/she opts for.
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