India Update Issue 44 | Sep 2011 LPTI
DIVISION OF LE PASSAGE TO INDIA TOURS & TRAVELS PVT. LTD.
Season’s Greetings!

We present to you in this week’s edition relishing tastes from Incredible India that will tempt your travel senses. Take in some old treasured history dipped in the tech savvy city of Bengaluru, add the rich architecture of Nagda temples in Udaipur, with a pinch of a traditional Pooja room seen in most Indian homes. Blended with Indian culture in the Kalakshetra Dance School of Chennai, and adding to the charm is therapeutic experience in the splendid natural beauty of Pokhara, Nepal. Plan an exciting trip to enjoy the vibrance of Pushkar fair, an experience that is simply incredible!

Also in this edition are details for participating in AdAsia2011 that would take place in New Delhi from 31st October – 3rd November, read more about it in our What’s new section.

We hope you enjoy enjoy this week’s edition that captures so many diverse facets of the region.

Do keep writing in, we love to hear from you.

Have an incredible week!

Most warmly
Arjun Sharma
Managing Director
JUST IN

Special tourist train to operate from Mysore to Kolkata for Dussehra
A special tourist train will be operated from Mysore to Kolkata to enable tourists participate » MORE

MoT to develop 35 mega tourist destinations in India
Thirty-five mega destinations are being developed across India to give a boost to tourism. » MORE

Domestic airfares set to climb during festival season
October begins the festive season in India and is a great time to celebrate. The months of » MORE

DESTINATION SPOTLIGHT
Bengaluru (Bangalore)
Capital of the southern state of Karnataka, Bangalore renamed as Bengaluru, today is one of Asia's fastest growing » MORE
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES
PUSHKAR FAIR (2nd - 10th NOV 2011)
Its time of the year to begin the festivity mania, and what best to do it with the very famous Pushkar Fair. » MORE
 
 
PRODUCT UPDATE
Kalakshetra Dance School, Chennai
Kalakshetra literally means a holy place of arts (Kala for arts and Kshetra for field/holy place). The training of young and talented people by
 
 
masters of art, with the background of a religious spirit, has been its main aim since the foundation. The academy was founded in January 1936 by Rukmini Devi Arundale. » MORE
 
 
HOTEL UPDATE
Temple Tree Resort & Spa, Pokhara
Few weeks ago we shared with you about the famous quaint Pokhara valley of Nepal. We introduce to you in this issue the Temple Tree
 
 
Resort & Spa, a boutique hotel combining western standards with the distinctive architecture and culture of Nepal’s western Himalayas. Named after the fragrant temple tree plant » MORE
 
 
AVIATION UPDATE
Mega plan for Navi Mumbai airport connectivity
The Maharashtra government has prepared a comprehensive project, costing Rs 86,647 crore, for efficient connectivity between the proposed
 
 
Navi Mumbai international airport and Mumbai. The plan includes construction of metro rail and mono rail lines, rail overbridges, extension of existing railway lines and flyovers. » MORE
 
 
FESTIVALS OF INDIA
Gandhi Jayanti - 2nd October 2011
Called ‘Baapu’ with affection by his close ones and followers and known as the ‘Father of the Nation’ of India, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
 
 
(2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was the man behind India’s independence. A pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement » MORE
 
 
MONUMENTS OF INDIA
Nagda Temple Complex, Udaipur
Nagda is located besides Bagela Lake at a distance of 23 kms in the north-west of Udaipur on the way to Nathdwara. Nagda comprises
 
 
many small and big temples, but the main attraction is gained by its 'Saas-Bahu' temple. Nagda is actually famous for this unusual temple that dates back to the 10th century. » MORE
 
 
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT INCREDIBLE INDIA
Pooja Ghar (Prayer room)
Most Indian homes have a special place or tiny room designated for the almighty known as the Pooja ghar. » MORE
 
Recipe of the Week - Paneer (Cottage Cheese)
Paneer or Cottage Cheese is a commonly used ingredient in vegetarian dishes replacing the meat. » MORE
 
 
YOUR FEEDBACK IS IMPORTANT
Your Feedback is Important
Nice greetings from Germany and I hope this email finds you well.
Today I talked to Mrs. Palinkas who takes part on
 
 
your Rajasthan Tour.
In the name of Mrs. Palinkas I shall say that the whole tour was fantastic. The hotels were very good » MORE
 
 
WHATS NEW AT LE PASSAGE TO INDIA
We live in a dynamic world that is currently at an inflection point witnessing a realignment of global economic leadership. Everyone's attention is
 
 
riveted on Asia. AdASia 2011 will provide the platform to chronicle change of a significant magnitude and provide a glimpse of the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. » 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
 
 
 
COMMENTS? We like to hear from you! Do send us your feedback and/or your travel experience with us !
 
CONTACT US
E 29, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110016 | India
T: (+91 11) 41653100 F: (+91 11) 41653101
info@lpti.in www.lpti.in
 
If you would like to subscribe to our Newsletter click here
If you no longer wish to receive this Newsletter Click hereto unsubscribe
 
 
 
HAVE AN INCREDIBLE DAY!
Global Award - World Travel Market 2006 | Voted India's Most Professional Tour Operator in Leisure Tourism - SATTE Award 2007 | Winner of Galileo Express Travel & Tours Award 2008 for Corporate Social Responsibility | Awarded the National Tourism Award for four consecutive years (2007 - 2010) | Winner of Bird Express Travel World Award 2010 for Operational Excellence.
 
Copyright © Le Passage to India 2012 | Email Usage Disclaimer Policy