Tranquil misty realms, interspersed by icy valleys - the placid high altitude lakes of Kashmir have a mysticism and divinity worth experiencing.
The mesmerising environs of the Sanctuary is a paradise for nature lovers. Abounding in grasslands and water bodies Debrigarh is a little known destination with astounding birding possibilities.
The State is taking a keen initiative to explore and excavate sites that hold historical importance and at the same time Chhattisgarh is practising conservation and preservation of several sites with valuable historical credentials
A sleepy town in West Sikkim that is an epitome of rich heritage, natural beauty and culture - heaven on earth. Situated at an altitude of 5580ft Rinchenpong is a fairly new but must go tourist destination.
The Maldives with a population of 270,000 has been isolated from the outside world for much of its history. The affable people here have adapted to island life with the main source of nutrition being fish, coconut and imported rice.
Located in the picturesque Kangra Valley, Palampur is a tourists’ delight. Within reach from the town by short drives and walks are numerous fascinating destinations which become even more mystical in the rains.
Situated 22 kms from Nainital, Vinayak is set amidst deodar, fir and oak. Apart from a solar powered forest rest house, the getaway boasts of a few tenements for forest department trainees and a small tea shop. This quiet abode in the forest, featuring as a must visit in the itinerary of the avid birdwatcher, gets dark and cold as soon as the sun goes down.
A fleeting visit imprinted a memorable frame in our hearts inlaid with spoonbills, Asian openbills, coots and common moorhen swimming in languid grace. Last season there were as many as 75,000 birds in this 30 hectare Sanctuary.
The travel to the Holy Mountain of Kailash is full of moments of anxiety and yet the trek offers unrivalled glimpse with nature at its best. A mix of tradition and modernity, the trek provides a life time experience with its challenging and yet mesmerising landscape and history.