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Gujarat in Western India is a popular destination for international travellers for its UNESCO Heritage sites, craft heritage, white desert, beaches, pilgrimages, birding and being the only abode of the Asiatic Lions. Let me summarise holiday in Gujarat in a nutshell for the first time traveller. Access for Holiday in Gujarat Ahmedabad is an international airport and therefore the most popular access point for international travellers to Gujarat. Gujarat is also popularly combined with neighbouring Rajasthan for an extended itinerary. Highlights of a Gujarat Holiday Gujarat is best visited for the following: Ahmedabad Ahmedabad

Bhubaneshwar is the capital of state of Odisha in eastern India and is renowned for its heritage sites, craft villages, temples and more. Where is Bhubaneshwar Temple Heritage Site Bhubaneshwar has a set of 50+ ancient temples (dated 6th Century AD onwards) within 2 kms radius, most of them in a well maintained condition. Some temples such as Mukteshwar temple have a presiding deity even today, whereas most others are heritage sites. We recommend you spend an entire evening till Sunset exploring these and taking pictures. Tantric Temple Biggest Temple of Bhubaneshwar Ekambra Haat -

India's Buddhist circuit train gets world-class upgrades; ready to woo travellers According to latest reports, the Buddhist circuit train in India got enhanced features and an upgrade by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC). The train was flagged off from the Safdarjung Railway Station on December 8, 2018. The new train will be covering all important destinations related to Buddha’s life. The train will follow the following route – Bodh Gaya, Rajgir, Varanasi, Lumbini, Kushinagar, Sravasti, and will end with a tour of the Taj Mahal. The new

Bhitarkanika National Park is a mangrove forest in eastern edge of Odisha, renowned for its offbeat stays in the heart of mangrove forests, Marsh Crocodiles, Kingfishers and wide ranging other bird species. Where is Bhitarkanika Arrival - You arrive in a Boat Stay options Arrival at the FRH Inside FRH Meals in FRH Boat Safari Early Morning What Else Departure Travel Ideas for Bhitarkanika National Park Bhitarkanika is a popular 1 or 2 night extension to an East India Explorer itinerary ex-Bhubaneshwar, recommended for bird watchers, offbeat travellers and those interested in eco-tourism. Email us on plan@holxoholidays.com for a personalised

According to an estimate, around 200,000 Indian visas are issued to nationals of South Korea every year, of which 80 per cent are tourists. On an average, 600 South Korean nationals arrive in Delhi daily. India has started granting visa on arrival to South Korean nationals, a move that is expected to boost inflow of tourists and business visitors, officials said Sunday. South Korea is the second country whose nationals are now given visa on arrival by India after Japan, whose citizens are getting the privilege since March 2016. India

Every year, from Fat Saturday to Fat Tuesday- just a day before Ash Wednesday, Goa is covered in frenzied hues of celebrations and irresistible exuberance that envelops the streets, houses and in fact, the entire state of Goa with a joie-de-vivre that actually needs to be experienced to be believed. Just what the doctor ordered to get over those tough winters- Holidays in Goa! Goa Carnival 2019 will be celebrated from Saturday, March 02, 2019 to Tuesday, March 05, 2019. A salubrious paradise in India, holidays in Goa continue to

Buddhism is based on the philosophy around the preaching of Gautama Buddha about 2600+ years ago. Buddha was born as a prince and later became a monk in search of enlightenment. His entire life revolved around his abandoning his prince hood, meditating in forests, attaining enlightenment and preaching to his disciples. The areas where Buddha spent most of his life are now renowned Buddhist pilgrim sites visited by Buddhist travellers from all over the world. These Buddhist Holy Places are visited as part of a circuit known as

Once they decide on the destination, first time travellers to India often grapple with the question - Is India Safe to travel? Well, simplest of questions demand greatest of attention and research. Having covered the length and breadth of the country- and mostly with travellers from countries like the UK, USA, Australia etc. - let us try to give you an honest perspective on an oft-repeated query- Is India safe? Safety of Female Travellers in India Informal discussions with our friends from overseas time and again brings up the topic of

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