Mahaparinirvan Express

  • Day I – Departure Delhi (Delhi Safdarjung Station in the afternoon) for Gaya.
  • Day II – Arrive Gaya in the morning. Visit Bodhgaya. Over night stay at the hotel.
  • Day III – Visit Rajgir & Nalanda. Departure for Varanasi in the evening.
  • Day IV – Arrive Varanasi in the morning. Visit Sarnath. Visit the Ganges for the evening Aarti. Departure for Gorakhpur in the
  • Day V/VI – Arrive Gorakhpur in the morning. Visit Kushinagar/Lumbini. Overnight stay at hotel. Breakfast at hotel, Sightseeing.
    Lunch at hotel. Return to Gorakhpur. Departure for Gonda.
  • Day VII – Arrive Gonda in the morning. Visit Sravasti. Departure Gonda for Agra in the evening.
  • Day VIII – Arrive Agra in the morning. Visit Taj Mahal. Departure for Delhi in the afternoon.
    Arrive Delhi (Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station) in the evening.
  • TOUR DATES (Commencement from Delhi)
  • September 2014 :- 27th
  • October 2014 :- 11th, 25th
  • November 2014 :- 8th , 22nd
  • December 2014 :- 6th, 20th
  • January 2015 :- 3rd, 17th, 31st
  • February 2015 :- 14th
  • March 2015 :- 14th, 28th
  • Charter trips also available on request.
  • Tour Price


Class of Travel Oct 2013 to Mar 2014 (per night)Full Tour
AC- First Class US$ 165 1155
AC – 2 Tier US$ 135 945
AC – 3 Tier Class US$115805
AC First CoupeUS$165 +(USD 150 Per Pax for Partial/Full Tour)1305
  • Notes:
  • 1. First AC Coupe consist only two passengers sharing a cabin during the train journey.
  • 2. Tour costs mentioned above are based on per person per night on twin sharing.Half fare for children between 5 and 12 years
    of age with bed in the same room(Age proof of children is to be furnished, which is required at the time of issuance of tickets)
  • 3. The above rates are subject to change on the basis of currency fluctuation.4/22/2010
  • 4. Aswal Airways would be pleased to offer you very attractive rates for Pre & Post Train Tour Arrangements such as – Airport Hotel
    Transfer,Hotel Accommodation in Delhi,Sightseeing in Delhi etc. Please send your such request at buddhisttrain@Aswal
  • Hotel Single Occupancy :
  • Passenger who would like to have Single occupancy i.e. do not wish to share the room with anyone else should choose
    the option at the time of booking by paying additional amount of US$ 50 per night or US$ 200 for the full tour.

    Note: – Single Occupancy is not be applicable for Train journey.

    • Package price Includes:-
    • Journey by Exclusive Air-conditioned Train as per the Itinerary.
    • Road transport by AC coaches as per the itinerary.
    • Sightseeing as per the itinerary.
    • Accommodation as per the itinerary.
    • Meals as per the itinerary.
    • English / Hindi speaking Tour Escort.
    • Entrance fees of monuments/sightseeing trips as per the itinerary.
    • Travel Insurance.
    • Package price does not Include:-
    • India and Nepal visa fees
    • Items of personal nature, e.g. Laundry, Medicine, Alcoholic drinks etc.
    • Road Transfers to and from Delhi-Safdarjung Railway Station.
    • Hotel stay in Delhi before & after the trip, air ticket, visa charges etc.
    • Any other services not mentioned in ‘Package Price Includes.
    • Fees for Still/ Flash Video camera at the monuments and other places.
    • Cancellation terms:-
    • No. of days before commencement of Trip*Total Deductions
      45 Days and above(excluding departure date)10% of the Package cost.
      Within a period of 44 to 15 Days (excluding departure date)25% of the package cost
      Within a period of 14 to 7 Days (excluding of Departure Date)50% of the package cost
      Within the period of 7 Days or before the scheduled date of departure100% of the package cost
      *Excluding the day of start of journey.
    • Partial Tour of Buddhist Circuit Special Train:-
    • The Cut-off (end of Aswal Airways services) and Reporting Time (commencement of Aswal Airways services) for the tourist availing partial
      journey (less than 7 nights) on the Buddhist Circuit Special Train would be 1900 Hrs at Railway station / Hotel. Tourists who wish
      to join group before 1900 Hrs or extend the tour beyond 1900 Hrs have to pay the charges for an additional night over and above
      the total number of nights opted for.