New Delhi, Feb 8 : The steaming cup of tea, an inseparable part of any train journey, is going to be tastier and customised in choicest flavours with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) entering into a tie up with leading tea cafe chain Chaayos.
Kanagawa / Yokohama, (Japan), Feb.8, : Several hot-spots are located in Japan that treat guests with their traditional way-of-life. Hakone, a town in Kanagawa prefecture, has been one of the best international holiday resorts for centuries.
New Delhi, Feb 8 : The tourism ministry on Monday launched a round-the-clock toll-free infoline in 12 international languages for the benefit of both international and domestic tourists.
New Delhi, Feb 8 : Union tourism minister Mahesh Sharma on Monday will launch a 24x7 toll-free tourist info-line in 12 languages that can be accessed by travellers for information or to seek help.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : Micro light flying in Mysore, heli-skiing in Auli, scuba diving in Netrani Island, dune bashing in Jaisalmer, zip lining at Neemrana Fort, spelunking in Meghalaya, bunjee jumping in Rishikesh... All this and more! The harsh winter is no more an impediment to a great holiday.
Shimla, Feb 7 : Nearby hills of Himachal Pradesh's popular tourist destination Manali received snowfall on Sunday, turning them more picturesque. However, the state capital remained devoid of snowfall.
Panaji (Goa), Feb. 6 : Five-day festival of Carnival will begin on Saturday in Goa.
Guwahati, Feb 6 : Butterflies in my stomach and a great thrill - exactly what I felt when I buckled up to take a paramotor ride here. It wasn't that someone who is scared of adventurous activities chose to indulge in an air sport that surprised people. But the fact that I did it in Guwahati - considered to be the gateway to the relatively less explored northeast India - raised many eyebrows.
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has announced the launch of four 'Bharat Darshan' special train packages from Delhi and Chandigarh, which will take travelers to popular destinations in south India and Goa.
Bengaluru, Feb. 5 : The Kanniyakumari - Bangalore Express derailed early morning on Friday in Tamil Nadu where around 10 passengers have been injured.
New Delhi, Feb. 4 : With the successful take-off of its maiden flight, AirAsia X now connects New Delhi directly to Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur.
New Delhi, Feb 4 : AirAsia X on Thursday said it is connecting New Delhi direct to Kuala Lumpur, with the successful take-off of its maiden flight.
Allahabad, Feb.4 : A suspicious object has been found on the Allahabad-Mirzapur highway, around 45 kilometres away from Allahabad.
New Delhi, Feb. 2, : Bikxie, the two-wheeler taxi service provider has exclusively tied up with MoboMoney to offer cashless rides to its passengers.
New Delhi, Feb 1 : Budget airline SpiceJet on Monday announced 'Fly For Sure' scheme, guaranteeing passengers another flight within 24 hours in case they miss a flight or face flight disruptions.
New Delhi, Feb 1 : Private carrier Jet Airways on Monday announced introduction of new generation in-flight wireless streaming service In-flight Entertainment (IFE) for its customers.
Agartala, Feb 1 : The Silchar-Sealdah Kanchanjunga Express began operations on Monday, meeting a long-standing demand of the people to link southern Assam with adjoining states including Tripura.
Beijing, Feb 1 : Over 137 million foreign tourists will visit China in 2016, a jump of 2.5 percent from the previous year, authorities said on Monday.
New Delhi, Jan 31 : Indonesia may be attracting almost double the number of global tourists than India but visitors from here are few and the southeast Asian country has decided to grant free visas to Indians to attract more travelers from India which is a "big market" for them.
New Delhi, Jan.29 : The HolidayIQ app for photo review has found that more than 67 percent of young Indian travellers prefer to use their smart phones to click photographs rather than using DSLRs.
New Delhi, Jan. 28 : An individual will not be able to book more than six tickets online in a month on IRCTC website from his user ID from February 15.
New Delhi, Jan 28 : Those who opted to fly with low cost carrier SpiceJet on the occasion of 67th Republic Day, were in for a surprise as the airline celebrated the Republic Day in a unique style.
New Delhi, Jan 28 : Does the excitement of winning a jackpot on a slot machine or making a killing at table games give you a blood rush? Then Las Vegas, still the gaming and entertainment capital of the world, is inviting you to try your luck.
New Delhi, Jan. 27 : On the initiative of Delhi Development Authority (DDA), 100 school children of Prerna School from Moti Bagh, run by IAS Officers' Wives Association, visited the Yamuna Bio-diversity Park today with a view to getting education on the subject of environment, ecology and nature.
New Delhi, Jan. 27 : Multiple bomb scares in Delhi-Kathmandu bound flights halted the operation of Jet Airways and Air India flights on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Jan 27 : Low cost carrier, AirAsia India, has announced the commencement of its 3rd flight connecting Bengaluru and New Delhi.
New Delhi, Jan 27 : Budget airline IndiGo has announced eight new flights from across Delhi, Chennai, Kochi, Guwahati and Hyderabad to enhance it domestic network with effect from Wednesday.
Mumbai, Jan 27 : Keeping in mind India's Republic Day celebrations, Cathay Pacific Airways is offering free gift coupons worth INR 500 for every ticket booked on the Cathay Pacific mobile app.
New Delhi, Jan 27 : Budget passenger carrier AirAsia India on Wednesday said it will commence operations of its third flight connecting Bengaluru and New Delhi.
Lhasa, Jan 27 : Tibet welcomed a record 20 million tourists in 2015, generating some $4.26 billion in revenue, nearly three times the figure in 2010.
Jodhpur, Jan 27 : The city's blue-painted walls, the dark golden-yellow Mehrangarh Fort basking in the sun as it kisses its walls, the beginning of the Thar desert, the land of chivalrous Rajputs and Jodhpuri pagris - welcome to Jodhpur.
New Delhi, Jan 25 : Low cost carrier SpiceJet has decided to give a special treatment to their passengers on the occasion of Republic Day.
New Delhi, Jan 25 : Low cost carrier SpiceJet on Monday announced its cheaper deals for domestic base fares as low as Rs. 826 and overseas base fares starting at Rs 3026.
New Delhi, Jan 25 : Low-cost airline SpiceJet on Monday announced discounted Republic Day fare offer on select domestic and international sectors.
New Delhi, Jan 25 : A few trains to and from the national capital will be suspended for a short while on Tuesday during the Republic Day parade, the Northern Railway has said.
Khajuraho, Jan.23 : Civil Aviation Minister P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Saturday inaugurated a new terminal building at the Khajuraho Airport in Madhya Pradesh.
Nagpur, Jan. 23 : A Bhubaneswar-Mumbai bound GoAir flight had to make an emergency landing on Saturday morning in Nagpur after a bomb scare.
Varanasi, Jan 22 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his visit to Varanasi on Friday, flagged off the Mahamana Express and complimented the Railways for the launch of the superfast train with modern passenger amenities.
Kolkata, Jan 21 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday launched a 'Bengal Safari' in the northern region of the state which she said will offer visitors a safari experience similar to that in Africa.
Jammu, Jan 21 : The Amarnath Yatra will start on July 2 and the duration of the annual Hindu pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir will last for 48 days, officials said here on Thursday.
Kolkata, Jan 21 : Kerala popularly known as 'God's Own Country' is the perfect holiday destination of India; from picturesque landscapes, exciting getaways to rich culture and heritage the state has a lot to showcase.
New Delhi, Jan 21 : Vienna, one of the world's most captivating and enchanting cities, drew a record number of 40,355 Indians last year, accounting for 89,628 overnight stays.
New Delhi, Jan 21 : A record number of Indians went visiting Vienna in 2015, with numbers showing a 50 percent jump and the bulk of them also staying overnight as opposed to a day visit that has also been an option with some guests, the city's tourist board said on Thursday.
Mumbai, Jan.20 : Rail travellers from Mumbai will have a matchless opportunity to experience the spectacular and fun-filled 'Goa Carnival' as Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd. (IRCTC) launches the first of its kind rail tour package for the picturesque coastal state, scheduled for February 5.
Shimla, Jan 19 : The Himachal Pradesh capital on Tuesday witnessed the season's heaviest snowfall, which snapped internal road links but tourists made merry by hurling snowballs at one another.
Bhubaneswar, Jan 19 : The intra-state commercial flight operations of home-grown carrier Air Odisha were flagged off by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the Biju Patnaik International Airport here on Tuesday.
Kolkata, Jan 18 : The Centre on Monday said one additional AC 3-tier coach and one general second class coach will be attached with 12327 Up/12328 Down Howrah - Dehradun Upasana Express on Jan 22 from Howrah and Jan 23 from Dehradun for the convenience of the passengers, on permanent basis.
Dharamsala, Jan 17 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday laid the foundation stone of a ropeway that will link this town with the uphill quaint town of McLeodganj, the abode of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.
Shimla, Jan 17 : If the fog in the northern plains is screening out the sun, then step into Himachal Pradesh and visit its hills where the sun is regularly shining these days.
New Delhi, Jan. 16 : Escalating the fight over the Malda violence incident, a delegation from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will meet President Mukherjee on Saturday to discuss the tense situation in the state.
Mumbai, Jan 15 : JetPrivilege, the award-winning loyalty and rewards management programme and frequent flyer programme of Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, has entered into a reciprocal frequent flyer partnership with FlyerBonus, the loyalty scheme of Bangkok Airways.
New Delhi, Jan 15 : The city was engulfed by dense fog on Friday, bringing down visibility to 500 metres and leading to cancellation of 64 trains, officials said.
New Delhi, Jan 14 : Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Thursday announced the launch of two new flights connecting Jaipur and Hyderabad to Dubai from February 16.
New Delhi, Jan 13 : Global airlines' association on Wednesday reported that India's domestic passenger demand grew by 25.1 percent in November 2015, the fastest amongst major aviation markets of the world.
New Delhi, Jan 11 : Luxury travel is on the rise among Indians, travel portal Yatra.com said on Monday.
Lucknow, Jan 9 : New ropeways will be constructed on important religious circuits of Uttar Pradesh under public-private-partnership (PPP) model, an official said on Saturday.
Panaji, Jan 9 : Eco-villages may be a way for the future of eco-tourism in Goa, a state known for its beach tourism and nightlife.
Queenstown (New Zealand), Jan 8 : The land, rivers, mountains and sky -- Queenstown serves up adventure pursuits aplenty, everywhere. Be there, and just go for it.
New Delhi, Jan 7 : Shares of InterGlobe Aviation rose 2.5 percent intraday Thursday as it has launched 24 new domestic flights. The company has launched 24 new flights on its domestic network, which include first daily non-stop flight between Delhi and Thiruvananthapuram.
New Delhi, Jan 7 : The renovated National Rail Museum in New Delhi begins a fresh innings with added features such as India's largest working railway model, many indoor displays, a garden, a restaurant, etc., after being inaugurated and dedicated to the nation by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.