Sabarimala is a Hindu pilgrimage center located in the Western Ghats mountain ranges of Pathanamthitta District in Kerala. It is the largest annual pilgrimage in world with an estimated 45-50 million devotees visiting every year.
Sabarimala is a Hindu pilgrimage center located in the Western Ghats mountain ranges of Pathanamthitta District in Kerala. It is the largest annual pilgrimage in world with an estimated 45-50 million devotees visiting every year. Sabarimala is believed to be the place where the Hindu God Ayyappan meditated after killing the powerful demoness, Mahishi. Ayyappan's temple is situated here amidst 18 hills. The temple is situated on a hilltop at an altitude of 468 m (1535 ft) above mean sea level, and is surrounded by mountains and dense forests. Temples exist in each of the hills surrounding Sabarimala.
IRCTC has right to alter /cancel the tour under unavoidable circumstances and is not liable for any type of natural calamities/ strikes/ cancellations/ closure of temple/delay of train/insurgency of any such nature which is beyond control during the tour period.
Frequency/Tour Dates:- Thursday & Friday
Board train No.12695 from Chennai Central Railway station at 15.25 hrs.
Arrival at Kottyam at 04.17 Hrs. Pick-up from the station and proceed to Pamba. Drop at Nilakkal (Nilakkal to Pamba by Govt bus on own expenses). Reach Pamba at 16:00 Hrs. Proceed to Sabarimala. Night Saty (Own arrangements).
Morning Abhishekham at 03:00 Hrs. Depart to Pamba at 07:00 Hrs. (Pamba to Nilakkal by Govt Bus on own expenses). Departure from Nilakkal at 11:00 Hrs. Enroute visit nearby temples if time permits. Arrival at Kottayam Railway station at 18:30 Hrs.Board Tain No 12696 from Kottyam at 20.30 hrs.
Arrival Chennai at 10.00 hrs.
As per cancellation policy