Bhutan’s tourist policy revamp may hit travel operators in eastern India
However, ‘regional tourists’ from India, Bangladesh and Maldives were not subjected to the SDF and visa fee. Bhutan is now going to introduce SDF and a permit processing fee for the regional tourists as well and a draft policy on the matter may be receive approval by the end of December.
UP Police detain 5 Russian tourists for flying drone over Taj Mahal
Uttar Pradesh Police detained five Russian tourists in Agra on November 2...
Discover culture through music & dance: Fests that offer cultural insights are a major draw for tourists
Concerts and dance fests that attrac...
Tourists enjoy snowfall in J&K’s Pahalgam
Jammu and Kashmir’s Pahalgam witnessed its first snowfall of the season. Tourists visit Pahalgam as the region received snowfall. People wer...
Locals hope Ayodhya rises as tourist hub
The Ayodhya district administration says more than 7,000 devotees offer prayers at the makeshift Ram temple every day.
Railways to convert 200 saloons into 10 tourist trains
In a bid to regulate the use of the colonial era-style carriages and generate additional revenue, the IRCTC will convert 200 saloons into 10 luxury tourist trains. A designated number of saloons will be kept for use of railway officials for inspection.
Siachen, world's highest battlefield, now open for tourists
The announcement regarding the opening up of Siachen for tourists comes a few days ahead of Ladakh being declared a separate Union Territory on October 31.
Exercise utmost caution while visiting Turkey: Indian Embassy
Indian embassy in Ankara has asked the Indian tourists to exercise the utmost caution while travelling to Turkey.
Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannon to clear tourist district protesters
Police detained some protesters as they gathered, many yelling profanities while police used loud-hailers to warn others away. The crowds at the waterfront had largely dispersed after a couple of hours and headed north up Nathan Road, where many luxury brand shops closed their shutters.
Overseas destinations bet on outbound Indian tourists
Japan National Tourism Organisation which saw a year on year 15.5% increase in Indian visitors from January to June this year.
ICTT to focus on attracting Chinese tourists
The summit is being organised by the Association of Tourism Trade Organisations, India (ATTOI) in collaboration with the Kerala government’s department of tourism.
Army mulls turning India’s eastern most point into tourist hub
The army is examining an internal proposal to turn this historically significant and India’s easternmost inhabited area into the next summer destination, said officials.
Brexit ignites fears in Northern Ireland
On the streets of Belfast, armored police vehicles and check points have been replaced by busloads of tourists visiting the colorful murals ...
Omaxe in talks to raise Rs 400 Cr for Delhi project
Omaxe, in this public-private partnership (PPP) project with North MCD is developing a multi-level parking-cum-commercial centre in Delhi’s Chandni Chowk.
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