uttarakhand

TTF Kolkata observes another full house edition

TTF Kolkata observes another full house edition

July 18, 2019

Travel and Tourism Fair (TTF), India’s oldest and one of the largest travel trade show network celebrated its 30th edition of TTF Kolkata this year from July 12-14 with 450+ exhibitors and a record turnout of 10,000 visitors.

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Revisiting the story of Kedarnath

Revisiting the story of Kedarnath

December 10, 2018

The film Kedarnath revisits the mishap that had struck Uttarakhand in 2013 while sticking to the essence of Bollywood and having a love angle to it. Here is flashback to the disaster.

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Rishikesh

Rishikesh

December 10, 2018

Pour les passionnés d’aventure et pour ceux en quête de spiritualité, tout comme pour les plus grands fans des Beatles, Rishikesh, une ville située le long des rives du Gange, dans l’État de l’Uttarakhand, au nord de l’Inde, est la destination idéale. Rishikesh tire...

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The Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand

The Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand

October 6, 2018

The Valley of Flowers sprawls over the area of about 87.5 sqkm and is classified as a National Park since 1982 and a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is located 300 kilometres North of Rishikesh (a spiritual hub that hosts the International Yoga Festival every year).

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Walk in the mesmerizing beauty of Nainital to witness thousand miracles

Walk in the mesmerizing beauty of Nainital to witness thousand miracles

June 29, 2018

Seeing new places, meeting different people, giving a toss to the taste buds with different cuisines, exploring new heights of adventure, experiencing the serene and enchanting beauty of the hills, definitely makes one feel like living in a new world. On my way to the magnificent...

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The tradition of Aipan

The tradition of Aipan

January 22, 2018

Understanding a craft of religious importance, and how the ways and motifs of Aipan are being preserved by artistically devoted women in Nainital, the city of lakes in Uttarakhand. Sunlight shyly seeped in through a veil against the window and fell over five women dressed in plai...

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Musical beats from a faraway land

Musical beats from a faraway land

January 6, 2018

Learn to play the Didgeridoo, a musical instrument echoing traditions of the aboriginals, at a studio on the banks of river Ganga in the northern state of Uttarakhand. Sometimes the intersection of lives unites different cultures by passing on a legacy, and when a language as uni...

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Nada Yoga in Rishikesh

Nada Yoga in Rishikesh

November 2, 2017

Nada Yoga, a form of yoga which involves working with sound, is going to be the focus of International Yoga and Music Festival happening in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

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Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve

Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve

October 31, 2017

On the foothills of Himalayas, the Jim Corbett National Park in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, spoils visitors for choice with its abundant wildlife. Encounters with its Bengal tigers, leopards, elephants, deers and fish-eating crocodiles, will undoubtedly leave you with numer...

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Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

October 13, 2017

Best known for its pilgrim sites, Uttarakhand is also a land of wildlife sanctuaries, some of which are an absolute treat for trekkers and nature-trail lovers. Binsar is one such sanctuary that a young-at-heart would not like to miss.

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Wellness tourism destinations in India

Wellness tourism destinations in India

August 9, 2017

Wellness tourism is on the rise in India with the Ministry of Tourism, India promoting and tapping wellness tourism potentials and destinations within the country. The Ministry maintains that it is being done by positioning India as a centre of Ayurveda, Yoga, Sidha and Naturopat...

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Un week-end à Nainital

Un week-end à Nainital

July 19, 2017

Pour un week-end impromptu, rien de mieux que Nainital, pittoresque cité lacustre nichée dans la vallée de Kumaon, au pied de l’Himalaya, dans l’Etat de l’Uttarakhand (Nord).

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