Udan 4.0 to offer priority routes connecting Bilaspur and Ambikapur Airports in Chhattisgarh

Hardeep S Puri, Minister of state (I/C) for Civil Aviation, in a review meeting of UDAN discussed demands received for connectivity of Bilaspur and Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh and said that the Ministry is committed to connect these destinations at the earliest. UDAN 4.0 would focus on routes connecting these airports, he added. UDAN scheme focuses … Read more

Karma Group announces Karma Sitabani in North India’s Corbett Tiger Reserve

Karma Group has announced the opening of Karma Sitabani, in the Jim Corbett National Park, part of the Corbett Tiger Reserve in the picturesque heartland of Uttarakhand in Northern India. Karma Sitabani offers guests a truly unique opportunity to experience a side of India they may have never seen. Guests can relax and enjoy the … Read more

Various steps have been taken by MoT to promote tourism in the country: Patel

Ministry of Tourism (MoT) works in close collaboration with various stakeholders for the development of tourism in the country. According to Prahlad Singh Patel, Minister of State (I/C), Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, different mechanisms to seek synergy and convergence with stakeholders include national conference of state tourism Ministers, which are held to discuss … Read more

Golden Chariot train to commence service from March 2020

The luxurious Golden Chariot train will start plying from March next year, as the Indian Railways stated recently. The announcement was made after the Karnataka State Tourism Development Corp (KSTDC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to market and operate the Golden Chariot train. Addressing the … Read more

Maharashtra Tourism showcased the diverse travel experiences of the State at WTM London 2019

Maharashtra Tourism, in partnership with Meraki Communications (CAB Experiences), displayed the diversity and legacy of the vibrant state to international tourists at the World Travel Market (WTM) 2019, the global travel exhibition that was held in London from November 4th to 6th.   Maharashtra is a melting pot of culture, heritage sites, hill stations, beaches … Read more

Indigo and Qatar Airways sign codeshare agreement to strengthen connectivity

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce it has signed a codeshare agreement with Indigo, India’s largest passenger airline. Sales have started from yesterday with the first codeshare flights to operate from December 18, 2019. This agreement will enable the airline to place its code on Indigo flights between Doha and Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad and … Read more

Thailand extends visa-on-arrival fee waiver until April 30, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is delighted to report that the Royal Thai Government has once again approved an extension of the visa-on-arrival fee waiver for citizens of 20 nations for another six months, from November 1, 2019 until April 30, 2020.   Thailand extends visa fee waiver scheme for tourists from 20 nations. … Read more