Over 40 curated end to end itineraries that cover 60 popular spiritual destinations; 12 standalone and 30 circuits in partnership with ePuja
Expanded the Darshans portfolio with exclusive packages to Shirdi
Offers on ground services at the temples to aid pilgrims
Premium services including pre booked darshan, pujas, abhisheka and homa
To cater to the growing demand of spiritual tourism in the country, SOTC launched Darshans in association with ePuja, India’s first online portal for religious ceremonies. Launched in August 2017, Darshans by SOTC is a selection of over 40 specially designed religious and spiritual experiences across 60 holy destinations in India. The tours have been designed keeping in mind the specific needs of the travellers to seamlessly aid their spiritual journey. The package includes peaceful, quick, convenient, hassle-free religious experience, pooja, special ‘havan,’ abhisheka, assisted temple visit amongst others.
Most popular with customers in the age group above 50 years upto 65 years.
The packages that have been popular among customers are Varanasi Gaya Prayag Darshan, Ujjain Mahakal Darshan and Dwarka Somnath Darshan.
The destinations seeing an upward trend are Varanasi Bodhgaya, Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh, Ujjain & Indore in Madhya Pradesh & Dwarka, Somnath in Gujarat.
Speaking about the popularity of the initiative, Amod Thatte- Head Product, Contracting & Innovation, SOTC Travel said, “The launch of SOTC Darshans has received an encouraging response from our valuable customers and enthusiastic travellers. SOTC has effectively catered to the growing demand of travellers opting for spiritual travel. We have expanded our Darshans portfolio with exclusive packages to Shirdi and there will be newer destinations added in the course of the coming year. Customers have appreciated the uniqueness of our products due to its hassle free and handcrafted divine experiences of Abhishekam / Puja / Homam etc. We are constantly innovating and adding valued services to provide our customers a seamless spiritual journey.”