Want to explore the Indian subcontinent? You will be travelling by trains a lot. These 3 tips are your guide to comfy, enjoyable and delicious travelogue. You are going to have much more fun; yes we guarantee that.
India is one of the best and oldest countries of the world. The civilization is around for thousands of years and exploring it takes more than just confidence and courage. It takes a pair of new eyes to see such a different and divine world. Travelling within India to places of repute be it of historical or religious significance, Indian Railways are always your best choice, to see and understand the diversity all travellers talk about.
3 Tips you should know:
1) Last Minute Train Tickets Booking
If you come from abroad and want to explore the length and breadths of the country, you will have no other option but to choose to book tickets at the last minute. This is called Tatkal reservation, which is expensive, but guarantees a berth to travel and sleep on the train. Learn about it when you are booking a train for your next impromptu journey.
Many travellers, who are well versed with the hygiene and distasteful food of pantry cars and railway platform, choose KhanaGadi, an online food delivery service that delivers food right at their seat. Yes, all you need is a phone to dial their number, text them on WhatsApp or internet connection to order via their Android App. KhanaGadi delivers food to all major railway stations in India and takes care of your early breakfast, or midnight cravings too. Yes, order anytime and your meal will reach you on time. Paying is not a problem as you can pay when you get the delivery.
3) 24 Hour long journeys
Long haul journeys can be tiring if you are travelling alone, because you are sitting in one place. Don’t just rely on music and movies. Carry a book and try to communicate with locals who get on and get off the train during the span of 24 hours. Learn from them about the speciality of the place you are visiting. This info is what will help you enjoy more and dive into India’s special mood.
So, make sure you get your tickets in tatkal, order food in train via KhanaGadi and carry a novel or strike a conversation in train to make it memorable and happy.