December 24, 2023
As a part of the 16th edition of Coimbatore Vizha (2.1.24 to 8.1.24), the Vizha organizers have brought back the iconic Double Decker Bus Rides for the citizens here to celebrate the Spirit of Coimbatore.
This time, the organizers unveiled not just 1 but 2 Double Decker Buses on Sunday (24.12.23) at VOC Park Gate for the Coimbatore Vizha Celebrations.
The Double Decker bus, colloquially called ‘Double Takkar 3.0’ was first introduced during the 10th edition of the Vizha, and again in the 11th edition. These rides became iconic part of the Coimbatore Vizha, and had a huge demand from the citizens.
The Vizha’s organizers shared that the buses will be running on the streets of Coimbatore for an extended period of time from 24th December 2023 to 8th January, 2024.
Those who book the rides via the dedicated mobile app can enjoy the beautiful view of our city just like how the passengers in other top metro cities across the world do.
Each bus has 30 seats, and they will be running on the streets of Coimbatore from various locations starting from VOC park gate for the first couple of days and then moving on to other locations in the city which can be safely accessed by the Double Takkar 3.0
More details on the routes and timings will be available on the app. The link for the app will be provided and citizens can download the app and make their bookings.The Bus rides are totally free. The only thing is people have to book the rides to enjoy the travel.
The link to the mobile app is : https://bit.ly/doubletakkar