PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Mumbai Turkey, which hosted 1,55,000 Indian visitors from January till September this year, expects the overall international tourist footfall to reach the 2019 level by the end of this year, Turkey Tourism said on Monday. Over 2,30,000 Indian tourists visited Turkey in 2019,
South India, the quintessential peninsular paradise of the Indian subcontinent, offers a confluence of cultures that features an incredible mix of richness and diversity ranging from landscapes, heritage to culture, and cuisine. From impressive relics of past civilizations and splendid architectural heritage of bygone empires to chic, modern cities; from
Indian Railways on Monday started the trial run of to be launched Chennai-Mysore Vande Bharat Express from Chennai’s MG Ramachandran Central Railway station. The Chennai-Mysore Vande Bharat Express train will be flagged off by PM Modi on November 11, the first such indigenously-built high-speed rail in the southern part of
India is participating in the three-day World Travel Mart starting Monday in London to showcase itself as a preferred destination for tourism, the government has said. The theme of this year’s exhibition is ‘The Future of Travel Starts Now’. “Ministry of Tourism, government of India will participate in World Travel
Rural tourism is an important part of the tourism industry around the world. From walks in the lush green jungles to climbing mountains, many destinations rely on their rural tourism provision to bring in much-needed revenue for the local economy. Rural tourism can be defined as tourism which takes place
Thailand is on course to surpass its target to attract 10 million foreign visitors this year as Malaysians and Indians lead the return of holidaymakers while most Chinese travellers, who topped the list before the pandemic, stay home due to the nation’s Covid-Zero policy. Tourist arrivals totaled 7.56 million as
Exploring the vast universe through unaided eyes may seem intimidating but there has been an increased interest among tourists to explore the surreal experience of stargazing! The Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) is all set to launch a stargazing project near Ajanta Caves in Aurangabad by November 2022. This project
In India, the winter trekking season typically lasts from November to March. It is a favourite season for snow lovers and provides a fantastic opportunity for those with an adventurous spirit and who live for adrenaline rushes. Higher altitudes and colder temperatures cause the difficulty level to be boosted significantly.