India Update Issue 43 | Sep 2011 LPTI
DIVISION OF LE PASSAGE TO INDIA TOURS & TRAVELS PVT. LTD.
Season’s Greetings!

Only few places in the world, can match to the enigma and power of this incredible land as it unfolds spiritual, luxurious, man-made, natural and all that what is simply hypnotic, this week!

The India Update this week, presents to you the Hill of many wonders - ‘Chitrakoot’ from the sacred tales of Indian Epic Ramayana; a journey on wheels packed with a royal rich past ‘Palace on Wheels’; the coastline of Jamnagar in Gujarat that pulsates a unique life and character in its ‘Marine National park’ and the planned city of India ‘Beautiful – Chandigarh’. We also share with you , some more pious facts in our Incredible Facts about India section, read about the revered Jama Masjid & the Indian Sadhu.

Hope you are ready to pack your bags and make way this October, to come and celebrate the folklores of Vibrant Rajasthan at the ‘Rajasthan International Folk Festival’, read about this in the ‘Festivals of India’ section.

Lastly, we are looking forward to meet with many of you at the upcoming PATA Travel Mart, 6-9 September 2011, in New Delhi this week.

Hope you have an Incredible week!

Most warmly
Arjun Sharma
Managing Director
JUST IN

‘Himalayan Haat’ to soon develop in Haridwar
After Dilli Haat, it’s time for ‘Himalayan Haat’ to cater to the tourists who needs to find » MORE

Tourism to boost with the most awaited Indian Grand Prix
The tourism industry expects the inaugural Indian Formula One (F1) Grand Prix » MORE

IndiGo’s first International flight to Dubai
One of India’s fastest growing budget airline Indigo launched its maiden international flight » MORE

DESTINATION SPOTLIGHT
Chitrakoot
‘Chitra’ literally means “beautiful” and ‘koot’ means “mountain, hence also known as ‘the hill of many wonders’ » MORE
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES
Palace on Wheels - Luxury Train
The Palace on Wheels is a luxury tourist train of India that operates in one of India’s most preferred destinations of the Royal » MORE
 
 
PRODUCT UPDATE
Marine National Park, Jamnagar
The state of Gujarat is known for its unique and unusual topography which has always amused and attracted various kinds of visitors. » MORE
 
Chandigarh
Chandigarh is a union territory of India and also the capital of two states, Punjab and Haryana. The city also serves as a gateway.. » MORE
 
 
HOTEL UPDATE
Diphlu River Lodge at Khaziranga, Assam
The Diphlu River Lodge set right at the border of Khaziranga National Park is a retreat in a true sense. The luxurious, but rustic and eco friendly
 
 
lodge was built to adapt to the existing foliage and terrain, set amidst a lush green jungle environment, amongst verdant farmland, patches of bird-rich forest and slow meandering streams. » MORE
 
 
AVIATION UPDATE
Indian airports offer International brands at bargain prices
With the growing international sectors and demand of high class infrastructures, the airports of most metro cities in India today are highly
 
 

modernized and offers various International brands at their duty free shops. These brands are available to the travellers at quite low prices than the showrooms abroad. » MORE
 
 
FESTIVALS OF INDIA
Rajasthan International Folk Festival 12-16 Oct’ 2011, JODHPUR
The vibrance of Rajasthan is just simply ecstatic. The state is known for its year round capability of attracting visitors with its rich colours and lively
 
 

cultures and traditions. But the best time to visit here is during Ooctber – March, and whats best is to top it with the Rajasthan International Folk Festival (RIFF). » MORE
 
 
MONUMENTS OF INDIA
Jama Masjid, Delhi
The charm of the mughal architecture and the religious connotation makes Jama Masjid an epitomy for the Islamic followers. This great
 
 
mosque of Old Delhi is the largest in India, with a courtyard capable of holding 25,000 devotees. It was begun in 1644 and ended up being the final architectural extravagance of Shah Jahan » MORE
 
 
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT INCREDIBLE INDIA
Sadhu
In Hinduism, Sadhu is a common term for a mystic, an ascetic, practitioner of Yoga (yogi) and or wandering monks. » MORE
 
Recipe of the Week— Indian ‘Naan’ Bread
Naans are traditionally cooked in a Tandoor or earthern oven but can also be made in your oven at home. » MORE
 
 
YOUR FEEDBACK IS IMPORTANT
Your Feedback is Important
From: Mr. Reto Blickisdorf & Mrs. Tanja Stefanits
Switzerland
We’ve returned from a memorable holiday to
 
 
India last week. We had a beautiful week in India. The organizing by your team was perfect. The driver and guides were very good and things were very well organized. » MORE
 
 
WHATS NEW AT LE PASSAGE TO INDIA
We are delighted to share with you the winner details of our Independence day special Painting Competition held for a few weeks ago. After much
 
 
deliberation and a very tough completion as all the entires were truly stunning, we present to the young and budding artists from the Le Passage family. It was extremely heartening to see » MORE
 
SPECIAL PROJECTS
We are the Official Event Partners for Inter Pacific Bar Association’s 22nd Annual Conference in New Delhi. ...>>MORE
 
The Indian Grand Prix will be a Formula One race and LPTI brings to you special packages to be a part of this exciting event in India. ...>>MORE
 
Taj Mahal Trophy-International Amateur Golf Championship... » MORE
 
 
 
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