As the first flight arrived, airport fire trucks blasted their water canons to form an arch over the Etihad jet from Abu Dhabi as it taxied to its gate.
An ASI official said visitors will be able to book entry tickets online. However, no offline booking facility will be available, the official added.
The decision was taken during a meeting organised by the government-run Center for Economic Situation Administration (CESA) earlier in the day.
Bodh Gaya: is a religious site and place of pilgrimage associated with the Mahabodhi Temple Complex in the Gaya district of Bihar. It is famous as it is the place where Gautama Buddha is said to have obtained Enlightenment under what became known as the Bodhi Tree.
The travel period for the offer commences from March 22 – June 30 and comes with special features.
Travellers are seeking out health and wellness retreats to build their immunity. According to a report by the Global Wellness Institute, wellness tourism is slated to grow at an average annual rate of 7.5 per cent by 2022.
Each ‘Dhaba’ will have quality eateries, restaurants, ice-cream parlours, medical shop, small parks, apart from basic amenities such as clean toilets, Bihar Tourism minister Jivesh Kumar said.
Out of the 500 survey participants, a little over half reported going on more than four pleasure trips a year. Only 7 per cent of respondents did not take any vacations.
This new tourist destination, which is being added to the map of Varanasi, will be directly connected to water, land and sky. It would now be easier to reach the ghat from the airport and the railway station.
According to a senior Directorate General of Civil Aviation official, the airline has received the permit this week. The airline is set to launch regional operations.
A recent survey by travel booking platform goibibo suggests that 60 per cent respondents who are willing to travel during the winter holiday season are planning to spend the year end vacationing in the hills or by the beach.
As the pollution levels in the Delhi-NCR region again entered the “severe plus” category, Delhis travelers are exploring new drive down destination to escape from the alarming pollution level.
Dreadful figures and reports show that the tourism industry has fallen off a cliff. From small homestay owners to big travel conglomerate, everyone is sailing into a tornado and hoping for a survival.
World Tourism Day 2020: Travel is something that every millennial loves to do, but most of the time it can also turn out to be very costly especially if the destination is an exotic one.
Jaipur, followed by Goa and Kochi are set to become India’s top leisure destinations in October, November and December 2020
On World Tourism Day, IANSlife spoke to the Kharbanda to know more about the changes the industry is going to see, tips and tricks for riders to travel amid a pandemic and more.
Actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee, who wowed fans on “Bigg Boss 13”, had her plans chalked out, but had to cancel them owing to the Covid-19 scare.
‘Destination North-east’ is a calendar event of the Ministry of Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER). The theme of the event is “the Emerging Delightful Destinations” which speaks of the tourist destinations emerging stronger and more attractive.
Happy World Tourism Day: Check out these travel-inspiring quotes, slogans, pictures, FB and WhatsApp messages that will make you want to explore the cultural diversity around: