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Festival Tour

Pushkar Fair/ Rajasthan ( 14th to 19th Nov, 2002)

At the time of full moon, a colourful and exciting festival takes place at Pushkar. The fair is an event of commercial and religious importance and is overwhelming in its magnitude and visual effect. The climax takes place on the night of the full moon when pilgrims gather to bathe in the holy lake. Accommodation at Pushkar will be in deluxe tented camp, with beds, toilets, and dinning facilities. Pushkar is 140kms from Jaipur and can easily be included into most of our Rajasthan programmes.

Hemis Festival/ Leh, Ladakh (20th to 21st June, 2002)

The 10th day (Tses - Chu) of the Tibetan lunar month is celebrated as the birthday of Padmasambhava (Guru Rimpoche), the founder of Tibetan Buddhism. The Hemis Monastery celebrates this event in the form of a 2 day festival. Its resident Lamas perform sacred masked dances. The festival takes an auspicious turn every 12 years in the Tibetan year of the Monkey, when the two-story high "Thankga" depicting Padmasambhava is displayed, is due in 2004. Accommodation in Hotel at Leh. Detailed itinerary will be provided on request.

Thrissur Pooram (Festival) / Kerala ( 23rd April , 2002)

A grand festival with elephants, parasols, drums and fireworks should not be missed. Several temples in town participated. Elaborated bedecked elephants (each temple allowed up to 15) specially decorated by lamps and palm leaves, process to the Vadakkunnathan temple carrying priests and deities to the accompaniment of extraordinary drumming, the festival terminates with huge display of fireworks. Accommodation at Kadappuram beach resort (25kms), beautiful tached roof cottages facing Arabian Sea.

Desert Festival / Rajasthan ( 14th to 16th Feb, 2003)

A unique cattle fair, held at Nagur and Jaisalmer. Local people travel from all over Rajasthan in colourful dresses to these two places to buy and sell livestock. Accommodation in Nagger is in deluxe tented camp and at Jaisalmer in Heritage hotels. Suggested itinerary: Delhi-Jodhpur- Nagur- Bikaner- Manvar-Jaisalmer-Rohet-Deogarh-Udaipur- Delhi or Mumbai.

Other Festivals In India

1. Dussehara in Kullu (Himachael Pradesh) from 13th to 15th October 2002. Accommodation in good hotels.
2. Holi (Festival of Colours) all over India during month of March.
3. Losar (Ladakhi New Year) in Leh on 15th Dec 2002, Accommodation in hotel.




 
 

NORTH INDIA DESTINATIONS

Agra  Ajmer  Bikaner  Delhi  Haridwar  Goa  Jaipur  Jaisalmer  Jodhpur  Khajuraho  Karauli  Manali  Samode  Shimla  Udaipur  Ranthambore

SOUTH INDIA DESTINATIONS

Bangalore  Chennai  Hyderabad  Kanyakumari  Mysore  Madurai  Puri  Munnar  Rameshwaram

CITY WISE HOTELS IN INDIA

Agra  Bangalore  Bikaner  Chennai  Cochin  Delhi  Goa  Jaipur  Jaisalmer  Jodhpur  Khajurao  Kolkata  Kovalam  Udaipur  Varanasi

RESORTS IN INDIA

Taj Exotica Resort  Ananda in the Himalayas Resort  Aguada Hermitage Resort  Udaivilas Resort (Udaipur)  Vanya Vilas Resort  Coconut Lagoon Resort  Kumarakom Lake Resort  Golden Palms and Spa Resort  Sun Vilage Resport

GROUP HOTELS IN INDIA

Ambassador Group of Hotels  Best Western Hotels  Casino Hotels  Clarks Group of Hotels  Holiday Inn Hotels  ITDC group of Hotels  Jaypee Groups of Hotels  Le Meridien Hotels  Mansingh Group of Hotels  Welcom Heritage Hotels  Oberoi Group of Hotels  Sarovar Park Plaza Hotels  Taj Groups of Hotels

WILDLIFE DESTINATIONS IN INDIA

Ranthambore National Park  Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary  Jim Corbett National Park  Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary  Bandhavgarh National Park

TRAVEL PACKAGES IN INDIA

Valley of Flowers Tour  Sun, Sand & Sea Tour  Sacred Orissa Tour  Sunny South Tour  Valley of Gods  Undiscovered India Tour  Search Rhino Tour  North India and Nepal Tour  Marine Treasure Holidays  Himalayan Foothills Tour  Best of India Tour  Tribal Tours of India Tour  Festival Tour  Royal Rajasthan Tour  Glimpses of Iindia

BEACH DESTINATIONS IN INDIA

Tour to Anjuna Beach  Tour to Panaji Beach  Tour to Candolim Beach  Tour to Agonda Beach  Tour to Benaulim Beach  Tour to Dauna Paula Beach  Tour to Colva and Benaulim Beach  Tour to Vagator and Chapora  Tour to Bagmalo and Majorda  Tour to Sinquerium and Aquada  Tour to Varca and Cavelossim

RAJASTHAN TRAVEL GUIDE

Ajmer  Bambora  Chittaurgarh  Dungarpur  Jaipur  Jodhpur  Jaisalmer  Pushkar  Samode  Alwar  Nawalgarh  Rohet  Bikaner  Kota  Bharatpur  Nagaur  Ranakpur  Sariska  Bundi