Dr. Mahesh Sharma launches pre-loaded Sim Card for Tourists arriving in India on E-visa

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Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism and Culture, launched the initiative of the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India for providing pre-loaded Sim Card to foreign tourists arriving in India on e-Visa here today. Addressing on the occasion, he said that this unique initiative will facilitate the foreign tourists in communicating with their acquaintances immediately...

PRESIDENT OPENS RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN’S ANNUAL ‘UDYANOTSAV’

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Rashtrapati Bhavan : 04.02.2017  The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee opened the annual ‘Udyanotsav’ of the Rashtrapati Bhavan today (February 04, 2017). The Mughal Gardens will remain open for general public from tomorrow to March 12, 2017 (except on Mondays which are maintenance days) between 0930 hrs to 1600 hrs. Members of the public will also be able to visit...

A wealth of renowned Travel and Tourism brands to embark on the SATTE 2017 bandwagon

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  India’s Flagship Show for Travel and Tourism Industry by UBM India NEW DELHI, January 19th, 2017: UBM India will be hosting the 24th edition of SATTE, South Asia's leading travel trade show from 15-17 February 2017 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The expo is represented by over 870 exhibitors and participants from over 40 countries and 28 Indian states, with several significant exhibitors...

The White Desert of Kutch thronged with tourists, a marvelous Inaugural Ceremony of the Rann Utsav-2016

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  White Desert becomes the brand of Gujarat, Kutch gets a new identity. -Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri Vijaybhai Rupani   The state government will develop the tourist spots based on their geography and topography. Border viewing facility to be developed near Sui village, Banaskantha. A Lion Safari Park to be constructed at Ambardi in Amreli. A splendid cultural performance which was indeed  noteworthy in giving a significant...

Successful culmination of Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart-2016

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Successful culmination of Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart-2016 The three-day M.P. Travel Mart, 2016, was inaugurated by the Chief Minister, Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on October 15, 2016, at 9.00 a.m. Shri Chouhan distributed awards to winners under the M.P. State Tourism Awards Distribution programme. A total of 30 awards were given in 22 categories. These awards are given in order...

Gujarat gives Navratri a Grand Welcome

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Ahmedabad witnessed a grand inaugural celebration of the 10 day long carnival of Navratri at the GMDC Ground on Saturday, 1st October 2016. The event was graced by the presence of the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri. Vijay Rupani, Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri. Nitin Patel, Shri. Parimal Nathwani, MP, Jharkhand, Shri. Ganpatsinh Vasava, Minister of...

An innovative idea of 360-degree live-action virtual reality videos to promote tourism in the state by Gujarat Tourism

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India is so big, and having so much to offer. Hence it is really difficult to choose the places among the so many destinations. Have anyone ever thought of get the actual feel of the place without visiting it? Yes, now it is very much possible  with 360-degree live-action virtual reality videos in Gujrat, an initiative by Gujrat tourism to...

Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum (The Garages) will be open for public viewing from October 2, 2016

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Good News for those who want to visit the historical Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum The new Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum Complex which now includes the Garages Museum and Clock Tower in addition to the Stables Museum will open for the public from October 2. The Museum Complex will be open all days from 9 am -4 pm except Mondays. There are 3 Circuit The Main Building &...

Good News, if you are planning to visit Kaziranga National Park

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As per The Shillong Times report, the Government of Assam has decided to throw open Kaziranga National Park (KNP), the famed abode of one-horned rhinoceros, for the visitors from October 1 this year instead of November 1. One of the state’s cabinet ministers Atul Bora informed that the national park which attracts maximum number of tourists — both domestic...

A train to the land of buddha

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"Buddham Sharanam Gachaami Dhammam Sharanam Gachaami Sangham Sharanam Gachaami" बुद्धं शरणं गच्छामि। धर्मं शरणं गच्छामि। संघं शरणं गच्छामि। In the Mahaparinirvana sutra, the Buddha tells his followers that they can attain merit and a noble rebirth by going on pilgrimage to the places where he was born (Lumbini), gained enlightenment (Bodhgaya), first taught (Sarnath), and attained Nirvana (Kushinagar). India, the country where...

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