Badrinath, a Hindu holy city and a nagar punchayet in Chamoli district within the state of Uttarakhand, India is the most important of all the four (Char) Dhams. it’s set at Associate in Nursing elevation of 11204 feet (3415 mts), within the shadow of Nilkanth Peak and between Nar-Narayana Hills, Badrinath is a holy hindu […]
Mauritius is located in the Indian Ocean about 800km east of Madagascar and 2,000 kilometres off the nearest point of the African mainland. Mauritius is a democracy with a government elected every five years. In 2012 the government decided to construct an approximately 25-km rail system between Curepipe and Port Louis, which had been under consideration […]
More than any other continent, Europe is known for its wide selection of manmade historic monuments. East and southeast, Europe is generally considered as separated from Asia by the watershed divides of the Ural and Caucasus Mountains, the Ural River, the Caspian and Black Seas, and the waterways of the Turkish Straits, These climates provide […]
Mt. Kailash, the striking peak standing in the remote south-west corner of Tibet in the Himalayan Mountains. Rising at an elevation of 6638 m (21778 ft) it is one of the highest parts of the Himalayas and serves as a source of some of the longest rivers in Asia. Known as Gang Tise or Gang […]
The Kalka-Shimla Railway built to connect, the summer capital of India in 1903 at an altitude of 2076 meters offers a panoramic feast to experience the grandeur of the picturesque Himalayas from the shivalik foot hills at Kalka to several important points such as Dharampur, Solan, Kandaghat, Taradevi, Barog, Salogra, Summerhill, Shimla and beyond up to the silvery snow line near the towering peaks.
Manali is a hill station nestled in the mountains of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh near the northern end of the Kullu Valley, at an altitude of 2,050 m (6,726 ft) in the Beas River Valley. It is located in the Kullu district, about 270 km (168 mi) north of the state capital, Shimla. […]
Being an island off southern Malaysia, the city- state is home to plenty of beaches and therefore is an adventure hub when it comes to water sport activities. But that’s not all. Singapore is also high sightseeing junctions and exciting attractions waiting to be explored. Who would have ever thought that once a sterile land […]
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra takes normally 28 days. Of these 28 days, 11 days yatra is in Indian side and rest days of the yatra is in Chinese side. The trekking starts on 4th day on the Indian side. The Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam Limited makes arrangements to provide accomodation, transportation and food on the […]
It was over a decade and half back, when a young entrepreneur freshly out of University and a vision for thembarked upon the journey to the Centre of Universe – what is commonly known as Mt. Kailash and Manasarover region in Tibet, ChWhat started as an exploratory trip with also the aim of fulfilling the […]
Mathura is the birthplace of Krishna at the centre of Braj or Brij-bhoomi, called Shri Krishna Janma-Bhoomi, literally: ‘Lord Krishna’s birthplace’. It is one of the seven cities (Sapta Puri) considered holy by Hindus. The Keshav Dev Temple was built in ancient times on the site of Krishna’s birthplace (an underground prison). Mathura was the capital of the Surasena Kingdom, ruled by Kansa the maternal uncle of Krishna.
Mathura has been chosen as one of the heritage cities for HRIDAY – Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana scheme of Government of India.