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East India
Patna, Bihar More about the cityHotels in Patna
. Patna once called Pataliputra the capital of Bihar, is among the worlds oldest capital cities with unbroken history of many centuries as imperial metropolis. A very fertile arched stretch of land along the bank of the Ganga, whose history and heritage of modern day Patna go back well over two millennia. Like Delhi, Patna too had been the regal seat of governance for successive kingdoms since ancient times. And to this day, it is the capital city of the s....
Kolkata, West Bengal More about the cityHotels in Kolkata
Kolkata the capital of West Bengal is also the gateway to eastern and northeast India.It is the only city in India that Trams are working on the road. No other city in India exhibits contrasts as Kolkata exihibits-Great wealth yet greater poverty, spaciousness cheek by jowl with most over crowded slums in the world. Here western culture in eastern life is found.
Siliguri, West Bengal More about the cityHotels in Siliguri
Geographically the location of Siliguri is unique in that by only half an hour’s drive one will reach center of dense forest or start climbing the hills. Meandering roads to Kalimpong or Gangtok running parallel to the River Teesta or Rangit with its rapids and falls is one of the finest stretch of landscape in the world. Cluster of hill stations around Siliguri will make any country proud. Once you leave the plains and start climbing one enters a differen....
Puri, Orissa More about the cityHotels in Puri
Puri, situated in the eastern part of the state of Orissa, is one of the four holy dhams of Hinduism and the hallowed seat of Lord Jagannath. Washed by the waters of the Bay of Bengal and embraced by causarina-fringed beaches, it is located at a distance of 60 km from the state capital Bhubaneshwar. It is a famous beach on the eastern coastline of peninsular India. The famous Rath Yatra or the Car Festival is held every year as a part of the ....
Bhubaneswar, Orissa More about the cityHotels in Bhubaneswar
The modern capital of Orissa, and the "Temple Metropolis of India" can still boast of 500 temples. Of these about a dozen are architecturally very interesting. There was a time when Bhubaneswar had over 7,000 such shrines. Being the seat of Tribhubaneswar or Lord Lingaraj, Bhubaneswar is an important Hindu pilgrimage centre. Hundreds of temples dot the landscape of the Old Town, which once boasted of more than 2000 temples. Bhubaneswar is the place where ....
North India
Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Khajuraho
The name Khajuraho derives from the khajur or date palm trees that once surrounded the huge Khajurvahaka Tal.
One thousand years ago, under the generous and artistic patronage of the Chandela Rajput kings of Central India, 85 temples, magnificent in form and richly carved, came up on one site, near the village of Khajuraho.
Khajjiar, Himachal Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Khajjiar
Also called Indias Switzerland, the exquisite glade of Khajjiar (1960 m) has a circumference of about 5 km. Along its fringes, thick forests of deodar climb the slopes. The snow line rests above these woods and in the centre of the glade, is a small lake fed by streams that traverse the green carpet. At Khajjiar there is a 12th century temple dedicated to Khajjinag. Within the temple are life-size wooden images of the five Pandava brothers.
Jalandhar, Punjab More about the cityHotels in Jalandhar
Jalandhar, formerly Jullundhar is an ancient city in Punjab. Ruled by the Hindus and the Mughals in succession it is believed to be the oldest city in Punjab. Today this city is a highly industrialized centre being India`s foremost producer of world class sports equipments. It is the main area of the State which has maximum Non-Resident Indians. This has made it a rich and forward looking city. The city also has the distinction of producing some of the bes....
Haridwar, Uttaranchal More about the cityHotels in Haridwar
Haridwar has very rich ancient religious and cultural heritage. It is situated on the right side of the bank of the holy Ganga, and is the point where the river spreads over the northern plains. Associated with both Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu, Haridwar is among the seven sacred cities of India. It is also one of the four venues for the Kumbh Mela, held in its magnitude every twelve years. Essentially a religious centre which holds promise of salvation for ....
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Lucknow
Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh, one of the biggest states in India and is situated on the banks of the river Gomati, tributary of the Ganga. It is famous for its gardens, parks, and unique archaeological monuments. The people of Lucknow are known for exquisite charm, courtesy, and flair of the Urdu language.
Amritsar, Punjab More about the cityHotels in Amritsar
The city of Golden Temple, saints & affectionate people. It is the legacy of fourth Sikh Guru Sahib- Guru Ramdas Ji, he laid the foundation stone of Chak Ramdas or Ramdas Pur, now called as Amritsar, which literally means "Pool of Nectar". Amritsar is home to the Religious Building important to Sikhs - The Golden Temple. Amritsar is an institution by itself. And the Golden Temple is the cradle of Amritsar with the city growing around it nurtured by its d....
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Kanpur
Kanpur stands as one of North Indias major industrial centers with its own historical, religious and commercial importance. Believed to be founded by king Hindu Singh of the erstwhile state of Sachendi, Kanpur was originally known as `Kanhpur`.
Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Allahabad
Allahabad, sacred city of Hinduism was formerly called Prayag in commemoration of a sacrifice done by Lord Brahma.The most sacred spot in Allahabad is Triveni Sangam, the confluence of three of the holiest rivers of the Hindu mythology, the holy Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati.Devout Hindus from all over India come to this sacred pilgrimage point to offer prayers and take a dip in the holy waters. It is believed that a holy dip taken at the Sangam....
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Shimla
The former summer capital of the British in India, and the present capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla has been blessed with all the natural bounties which one can think of. It has got a scenic location, it is surrounded by green hills with snow capped peaks. The spectacular cool hills accompanied by the structures made during the colonial era creates an aura which is very different from other hill.
The gifts of nature in terms of beauty and bounty al....
Rishikesh, Uttaranchal More about the cityHotels in Rishikesh
Rishikesh represents the Gateway to the Himalayas in the Tehri-Garhwal region of Uttar Pradesh. It abounds in natural splendour. The spectacle of the Ganga rushing through the Himalayan foothills is an awesome sight. Several temples on the banks of the Ganga at Rishikesh. It is located at a height of about 1360 feet above sea level. It is believed that several yogis and sages lived and practised penance here. Rishikesh represents the site where Vishnu vanq....
Nainital, Uttaranchal More about the cityHotels in Nainital
The largest hill settlement in the Kumaon region of Himalayas is the lake town of Nainital. A dramatic climb of 1,300 meters over a 40 km route from the railhead at Kathgodam takes the visitor through winding river valleys, alongside terraced farms, lush green alpine forests and over mountain ridges, right up to Nainital.
Mathura, Uttar Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Mathura
Mathura, the most ancient of Hindu cities overflows with devotees who come to pay obeisance to Lord Krishna’s birthplace. The nucleus of Brajbhoomi, is located at a distance of 145 km south-east of Delhi and 58 km north-west of Agra., Brajbhoomi can be divided into two distinct units - the eastern part in the trans-Yamuna tract with places like Gokul, Mahavan, Baldeo, Mat and Bajna and the western side of the Yamuna covering the Mathura region that encompa....
Manali, Himachal Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Manali
The Kullu valley has an ancient town in its lap called Manali. Surrounded by towering peaks at an arm length, Manali’s major asset is its proximity to the snowline. It is a flourishing orchard industry, a popular honeymoon destination and trailhead for numerous treks as well as a great countryside ideal for adventure sport lovers. Manali literally means the Home of Manu. Manu is the mythological character who is supposed to have survived when the world was....
Faridabad, Haryana More about the cityHotels in Faridabad
The city is said to have been founded in 1607 AD. It is named after Sheikh Farid, Jahangir’s treasurer, or Baba Farid, a Sufi saint. District Faridabad after being carved out from Gurgaon district came on the map of Haryana on 15th August, 1979.
Bhimtal, Uttaranchal More about the cityHotels in Bhimtal
Bhimtal, situated at a distance of 22 kms from Nainital, is named after one of the Pandav brothers called Bhim. The largest lake in the district of Nainital, Bhimtal is 1701 meters by 265 meters, 265 meters longer than Naini Lake. The lake known for its magnificent majesty is situated at an altitude of 1371.6 meters above sea level. Bhimtal has an island, to the north-east side, which is an exquisite gem in the middle of the lake. It is situated within the....
Jhansi, Uttar pradesh More about the cityHotels in Jhansi
The gateway to Bundelkhand, Jhansi is a city that is linked still with the legend of its fiery queen. Rani Laxmibai. In the 1857 war against the British, she led her troops into battle, striking a blow for Indian independence and laying her life down for her cause. Jhansi is ideally located for various rewarding excursions in the area. Jhansi was a stronghold of the Chandela kings. Balwant Nagar was the name of this place. But in 11th century Jhansi lost ....
Agra, Uttarpradesh More about the cityHotels in Agra
"The world is divided between those who have seen the Taj and those who have not. Very soon, I hope to be on the side that has seen the Taj." Words said by William Jefferson Clinton President, United States of America while addressing the Indian Parliament on 22.03.2000 rightly defining the immense architectural and emotional significance the Taj Mahal has, in the hearts of people around the world.
Delhi, U.T. More about the cityHotels in Delhi
Delhi is the sixth most populated metropolis in the world with a population of 15.3 million (2005 figure). Delhis metropolitan area, informally known as the National Capital Region (NCR), comprises of the NCT and the neighbouring satellite towns of Faridabad and Gurgaon in Haryana, and Noida and Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh.
Kalka, Haryana More about the cityHotels in Kalka
The town lies on the Ambala-Shimla national highway. It forms the last stretch in Haryana, after which the highway passes into Himachal Pradesh. On this highway, lies the famous temple of Kalka Devi. Built on austere lines, the temple boasts of a large following in the area with special festivities held in the days of Navratra.
South India
Pondicherry, U.T. More about the cityHotels in Pondicherry
Pondicherry is a place which will not disappoint anyone, it has it all: a unique French flavor, a ashram town, lovely serene beaches, great food and accommodation to suit every taste and budget. The variety available is quite remarkable considering the size of Pondicherry. You can stay here for a day, over the weekend or even for a week or even longer, you will be spoiled for choices. Even though the catch line of Pondicherry says “even time takes a break ....
Mangalore, Karnataka More about the cityHotels in Mangalore
Narrow winding streets, lofty coconut trees, quaint gable-roofed houses, beautiful beaches, temples and churches, the heady fragrance of the Mangalore Mallige, the aroma of spicy coconut curries.... Yes! Mangalore is indeed a city of vivid contrasts. Unfolding an enchantment that never ends.Mangalore is located near the back waters formed by the convergence of the rivers Netravathi and Gurupur and derives its name from the presiding deity Mangladevi, the G....
Srirangapatna, Karnataka More about the cityHotels in Srirangapatna
Srirangapatnam is an island of the river Cauvery. The Legendary warrior Tipu Sultan built an island fortress here. This island fort has been a witness to many instances of bravery. The fortress is home to Tipu’s mosque, and the famous Ranganatha Swamy Temple. Tipu’s Summer Palace, the Wellesley Bridge and the dungeons where British officers were once imprisoned are other attractions of this fort. The ornate white-domed Gumbaz, an imposing structure with do....
Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu More about the cityHotels in Thanjavur
Thanjavur attained prominence under the Chola rulers who were paramount in South India during 9th to 12th centuries. They were not only excellent rulers but also mighty builders, who erected a large number of exquisite temples in their empire, some of which constitute the finest specimens of architecture.
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, in Andhra is the sixth largest city in India. Hyderabad was founded in 1591 and planned as a grid with the Charminar at its centre. It has now grown well beyond the confines of the original walled city, to include a new town north of the Musi river, the Military Cantonment at Secunderabad and a burgeoning high-tech Estate, nicknamed "Cyberabad". The citys sights include the grand palaces of its erstwhile rulers, the Nizams, and the colourful baz....
Hassan, Karnataka More about the cityHotels in Hassan
As per the history the name Hassan was derived from Simhasanapura, later it became Hassan. There is a temple in the heart of the city of Goddess Hasanamba, the temple will be opened for public once in a year. Hassan will be your base for visiting the famous temples of Belur and Halebid. Hassan is a picturesque town in the heart of Malnad with a pleasant climate. Hassan is adequately organized in terms of hotels, shops and transport. It is also well connect....
Mysore, Karnataka More about the cityHotels in Mysore
No matter what conveyance you choose to reach Mysore, the greenery and natural beauty of the journey will set your mood right for this world heritage city. Mysore is a city of natural beauty, royal aura and a charm which refuses to faint. A wonderful concoction of aromas of sandalwood, incense sticks, Mysore jasmine, masala dosa, and the ghee soaked Mysore pak fills the air here. Mysore is a shopper’s paradise, Mysore silk is a term which very few in this ....
Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu More about the cityHotels in Kanyakumari
At the southern tip of India, where The Arabian Sea, the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal meet, lies Kanyakumari (also spelt as Kanniyakumari), an important pilgrim center. Kanyakumari is also famous for its spectacular sunrises and sunsets, especially on full moon days.
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Tirupati
The temple of Sri Venkateswara has a unique sanctity in Indian religion. This temple is located in the seventh peak, Venkatachala (Venkata Hill) of the Tirupati Hill. The Sastras, Puranas, Sthala Mahatyams and Alwar hymns all declare that, in the Kali Yuga, one can attain mukti, only by worshipping Venkata Nayaka or Sri Venkateswara. The benefits of visiting this temple are mentioned in the Rig Veda too.
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Vijayawada
Literally the ‘City of Victory’, this bustling city by the Krishna is not only the country’s largest railway junction but also offers an exciting mix of shopping, culture and history Telugu-style.
Madurai, Tamil Nadu More about the cityHotels in Madurai
Madurai is synonymous with the celebrated Meenakshi Temple. Situated on the banks of river Vaigai, Madurai has a rich cultural heritage passed on from the great Tamil era more than 2500 years old.
Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu More about the cityHotels in Tiruchirapalli
Tiruchirappalli, situated on the banks of the river Cauvery is the fourth largest city in Tamil Nadu. It was a citadel of the early Cholas which later fell to the Pallavas. Trichy is a fine blend of tradition and modernity built around the Rock Fort. Apart from the Fort, there are several Churches, Colleges and Missions dating back to the 1760s. The town and its fort, now in Trichy were built by the Nayaks of Madurai. This city has given great Tamil sch....
Kozhikode, Kerala More about the cityHotels in Kozhikode
Kozhikode has everything a tourist can think of, wonderful beaches, peaceful and serene backwaters, wildlife sanctuaries, natural springs, waterfalls……. Kozikhode comes as a pleasant surprise to everyone.
West India
Vasai, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Vasai
Vasai (Bassein), on the mainland north-west of Bombay, was a large Portuguese enclave, second only to Goa, until 1739. The northern holdings of the Portuguese, including Daman and Diu, were governed from this centre. The fort and the hinterland around it were lost to the Marathas in a campaign which lasted two years and ended in complete Maratha supremacy.
Pushkar, Rajashthan More about the cityHotels in Pushkar
Pushkar is a sacred town for the Hindus, situated 11 kms. to the North-West of Ajmer. The charm of this sleepy, lakeside settlement so captivated the great Indian poet, Kalidas,that it found a place in his classic, Abhigyan Sakuntalam. The Great Hindu epics of Mahabharat and Ramayana make references to this religious place regarded to be Adi Tiratha. Evidence points to its having existed during the fourth century B.C. lake in the inhospitable surroundings ....
Pune, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Pune
Pune, formerly known as Punavadi (in medieval times) and Poona by the British, is a city located in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. Referred to as the “Queen of the Deccan,” Pune is the cultural capital of the Maharashtrians whose native language is Marathi. Marathi is the most widely spoken language here although English, Hindi are also used. Pune is a cosmopolitan city. The city has witnessed a sizeable investment in the software and automobil....
Orchha, Madhya Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Orchha
The history of Orchha is linked with the local Bundela rulers. The Bundela dynasty was founded by one of the local Rajput princes in the 11th century. Garkhurar was the earlier capital of the Bundelas. The Bundelas ruled the central part of India from Orchha, from 1531 to 1783. Raja Rudra Pratap moved the capital of the Bundelas to Orchha in 1531. The association of the Bundelas with the Mughals created many problems for the Bundelas. Bir Singh Deo, the ru....
Nasik, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Nasik
Nashik is one of the most important cities of Northern Maharashtra. Nashik, in Maharashtra, is situated at a distance of 200 km from Mumbai (Bombay) as well as Pune. The city has become the center of attraction because of its beautiful surroundings and cool and pleasant climate. Nashik has a personality of its own due to its mythological, historical, social and cultural importance. The city, vibrant and active on the industrial, political, social and ....
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Mahabaleshwar
Mahabaleshwar is situated in the middle of the Sahyadris, south of Pune. It is regarded as the queen of hill stations in Maharashtra and lies at an altitude of 1372 m. The tourists are enthralled by its exotic greenery, beautiful gardens, & breath-taking scenery. Once, it was the summer capital of Bombay Presidency during the British rule. Numerous majestic mansions built during the British days still stand as monuments of the Raj. Mahabaleshwar is the....
Mount Abu, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Mount Abu
It was once a part of the Chauhan kingdom of Rajasthan and served as a summer resort for the Rajput kings of the region. After that, it was leased by the British government from the then Maharaja of Sirohi for use as the headquarters of the resident to Rajputana.
Bundi, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Bundi
Bundi is the undiscovered splendor, 36 Kms from Kota ruled by the Hada Chauhans. First destination is HADOTI. Set in a narrow inclining gorge. The palaces and forts have fairy tale quality about them. Isolated and independent, this picturesque location has much to offer. Rajput architecture shines and in the intricately carved brackets, pillars etc. Interesting places are Diwan-e- aam, Hathia Pol, and Naubat Khana.
Goa-Calangute, GOA More about the cityHotels in Goa-Calangute
Goa Calangute beach is situated on the shores of the Arabian Sea in the North of Goa. It is encircled by Arpora-Nagoa, Saligao and Candolim, in the Bardez taluka, and is just 15 km from Panajim, the capital of the state of Goa. The Calangute Beach is aptly referred to as the queen of the beaches and happens to be one of the most popular beaches in the Beach Capital of India Goa. The captivating parish church is a major tourist attraction. The Landmark comp....
Solapur, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Solapur
Solapur district, famous for its Chadder, Handloom, Powerloom and Beedi Industries, covering an area of 14844.6 sq. kms. It is one of the important districts in Maharashtra State of India.
Jaisalmer, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Jaisalmer
Rising from the heart of the Thar Desert like a golden mirage is the city of Jaisalmer. A commanding fort etched in yellow sandstone stands, with all its awesome splendour, dominating the amber-hued city. The city has an interesting legend associated with it, according to which, Lord Krishna-the head of the Yadav Clan, foretold Arjuna that a remote descendent of the Yadav Clan would built his kingdom atop the Trikuta Hill. His prophecy was fulfilled in 11....
Jaipur, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Jaipur
Jaipur is an attractive destination for tourists in the desert sands of Rajasthan where modernity and tradition live hand in hand. It is widely known as “Pink City” since it was colour washed pink to welcome Prince Albert, the consort of queen Victoria of England who visited India in 1883 AD.The city was found by Jai Singh II,one of the greatest ruler in 1727.It is the only city in the world which is divided into nine rectangular sectors symbolizing nine....
Indore, Madhya Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Indore
Planned and built by Rani Ahilyabai, the brave Holkar queen, Indore lies to the extreme west of Madhya Pradesh on the banks of the rivers Saraswati and Khan which unite at the centre of the city. The bustling and vibrant city, 186 km from Bhopal, derives its name from the 18th century Indreshwar temple. The history of Indore is inseparable from the history of the Holkar State. The founder of the House of Holkars was Malhar Rao Holkar, born in 1693 AD. His....
Nagpur, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Nagpur
Nagpur is one of the most happening cities in recent times. Strategically located in the Deccan Plateau, this magnificent city has been termed as the winter capital of Maharashtra. Nagpur forms the second capital of Maharashtra and is also termed as the orange city.
Ratnagiri, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Ratnagiri
Ratnagiri is located in the southwestern part of Maharashtra State on the Arabian Sea coast. Ratnagiri became the administrative capital under the Bijapur rulers. It forms a part of the greater tract known as Konkan. This tract is historically famous for it long coastline and convenient harbors, together with it comparative nearness to the Arabian Sea. The surrounding area is bordered by the Sahyadri Hills on the West; the heavy rainfall results into highl....
Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Ujjain
Modern Ujjain is situated on the banks of the river Shipra, regarded since time immemorial as sacred. The belief in the sacredness of Shipra, has its origins in the ancient Hindu mythological tale of churning of the ocean by the Gods and the Demons, with Vasuki, the serpent as the rope. The ocean bed first yielded fourteen gems, then Lakshmi, the Goddess of wealth, and finally the coveted vessel of Nectar. Then began the wild scramble for immortality with ....
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh More about the cityHotels in Bhopal
Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh, is a fascinating amalgam of scenic beauty, old historic city and modern urban planning. It is a 11th century city. Bhopal was founded by Raja Bhoj, but the present city was established by an Afghan soldier, Dost Mohammed. His descendants build Bhopal into a beautiful city. Bhopal city is also referred to as the City oflakes because of the two beautiful lakes that are situated in the center of the city. The city itsel....
Udaipur, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Udaipur
Udaipur is also known as the city of lakes. The marble palaces, beautifully laid out gardens and the lakes make Udaipur seem almost like a mirage. The City of Dawn, surrounded by the ancient Aravali Mountains and set on the edge of three lakes, is a brilliant kaleidoscope of narrow lanes flanked by bright stalls, gardens, lakes, palaces and temples.
“Udaipur”, known as the lovely lakeside capital of Mewar. The kingdom of Mewar, with which many legend....
Ajmer, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Ajmer
Ajmer situated in the green oasis wrapped in the barren hills has been a witness to an interesting past. The city was founded by Raja Ajay Pal Chauhan in the 7th Century A.D. and continued to be a major center of the Chauhan power till 1193 A.D. when Prithviraj Chauhan lost it to Mohammed Ghauri.Since then, Ajmer became home to many dynasties, which came and left leaving behind indelible marks of their culture and traditions on the city’s history, converti....
Ahmedabad, Gujarat More about the cityHotels in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad was founded by Sultan Ahmed Shah on the banks of River Sabarmati in 1411 A.D.
Sultan Ahmed Shah graced his kingdom with splendid monuments, mosques, pavilions and mausoleums, marking the beginning of the Indo-Saracenic style of architecture. Modern day Ahmedabad, the capital of the State of Gujarat is the largest city and a leading industrial centre in Gujarat. It is also the sixth largest in India. But Ahmedabad has a lot more to offer visi....
Murud-janjira, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Murud-janjira
The endless blue stretches out as far as the imaginations; you sit under a plan tree and feel the salt of the air against your skin. The languor of the waves overpowers you and you dream of fairy castles and princes in shining amour. For once you dreams can be realized. A cool, equable climate always welcomes you. Luscious mango, jackfruit, banana, cashew nut, and coconut trees spread out their arms in a warm embrace and everywhere you go, the music of the....
Jodhpur, Rajasthan More about the cityHotels in Jodhpur
Jodhpur was once the capital of the strong and powerful kingdom of Marwar, Rajasthan`s largest princely state. In medieval times, Jodhpur lay on the trade routes between Central Asia and the ports of Gujarat, and became a major trade centre during the 16th century. Modern day Jodhpur with a population of over six hundred thousand, is the second largest city in the state of Rajasthan and continues to be thriving centre for textiles and crafts. Jodhpur`s fa....
Alibag, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Alibag
The town of Alibag has a vast shore, whose surroundings include a vast shore stretching from Rewas to Revdanda,lined by coconut and betel nut plantations, a creek stretching from Rewas to Nagothane,another creek between Revdanda and Roha. The town is dotted with Angrewada(mansion),Knjojis Tomb, Hirakot Fort and other dynastic buildings. Another unique landmark of Alibag is a Century-old heritage magnetic observatory. It is one of only two surviving in the....
Vadodara, Gujarat More about the cityHotels in Vadodara
Vadodara is a graceful city of palaces, parks, temples and museums and considered by many as the de-facto cultural capital of Gujarat. Once the capital of the Gaekwads, the former rulers of Vadodara, it is also known as Baroda and rises from the banks of River Vishwamitri. Vadodara is also the industrial capital of Gujarat.
Archaeological findings indicate that human habitations existed here since prehistoric times. Vadodara passed through the hands o....
Shirdi, Maharashtra More about the cityHotels in Shirdi
Shirdi is a small town located in the state of Maharashtra in western India. The place is around 296 km (around 6 hours drive) from Mumbai. Shirdi is basically a religious tourist center. Thousands of pilgrims flock to Shirdi.