IRCTC is offering a 10-day tour package, Bharat Nepal Ashtha Yatra, for pilgrims

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has now come up with a new tour package for pilgrims. It has now introduced this 10-day tour that will cover destinations like Ayodhya, Prayagraj, and Varanasi India, along with Pashupatinath in Nepal.This package will also take pilgrims to a host of other pilgrimage sites, such as the Ram Janmabhoomi temple, Hanuman Garhi, Saryu Ghat, Tulsi Manas temple, Sankat Mochan temple, Kashi Vishwanath Corridor, Ganga Aarti, Ganga – Yamuna Sangam and Hanuman temple.In Kathmandu, the famous Pashupatinath Temple, Darbar Squire, and Swaymbhunath Stupa will also be included in the tour. As per the reports, the tour will commence on October 28, and has been named Bharat Nepal Ashtha Yatra.

Haryana government to develop the world’s largest jungle safari park in the Aravallis!

The government of Haryana is all set to develop the largest jungle safari park in the Aravalli range in the world! According to the officials, the huge 10,000-acre safari park will be spread across Gurugram and Nuh districts in Haryana.The statement released by the government read,“The proposed Aravalli park would be five times more this size and it would include a large herpetarium (a zoological exhibition space for reptiles and amphibians), aviary/bird park, four zones for big cats, a large area for herbivores, an area for exotic animal birds, an underwater world, nature trails, visitors, tourism zones, botanical gardens, biomes, equatorial, tropical, coastal, desert, etc.”

Uttarakhand to offer real jail experience at Haldwani Prison for INR 500!

Uttarakhand will soon be offering jail experiences to all travellers who travel for the sake of experiencing something new and unusual. As per the reports, tourists will be able to experience ‘real jail’ time by spending just INR 500!Reports have it that the prison in question will be the Haldwani prison, which was built in 1903, and is now more than 100 years old. As such, a section of this prison is now being prepared to host travellers, and offer them jail experiences.Built in 1903, there is a portion of the jail that has the old armoury with six staff quarters, and has remained abandoned for a long time. This section is not being readied to host visitors.

Vistara airlines commences daily Mumbai-Abu Dhabi flights. Check schedule inside

The Vistara airline has been steadily strengthening its presence in the UAE and the rest of the Gulf region whose flourishing business, trade and tourism makes Abu Dhabi a perfect fit in their network.Full service carrier Vistara has inaugurated daily non-stop flights between Mumbai and Abu Dhabi as part of the airline’s business expansion, its Chief Executive Officer Vinod Kannan has said.

Malaysia aims to add US flights after safety rating boost to bolster tourism

With the return to Category 1, Malaysia airlines can now mount new flights to the US and have code sharing with American carriers. There is no more barrier now, which is good news after the Covid-19 pandemicMalaysia Airlines planes taxi at a terminal while taking passengers at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. The US Federal Aviation Administration has upgraded Malaysia’s air safety rating to Category 1, allowing the country’s carriers to expand flights to the United States after a three-year hiatus, Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong said Saturday, Oct. 1.(AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File)The US Federal Aviation Administration has upgraded Malaysia’s air safety rating to Category 1, allowing the country’s carriers to expand flights to the United States after a three-year hiatus, Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong said Saturday.


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 Source : TOI