Issue no - June / 2020

QUEST ~ rediscover yourself in India
In order to contain the spread of COVID - 19 pandemic, international travel of passengers has been prohibited under MHA's orders related to lockdown measures. Hence, many Indian Nationals who had traveled to different countries before the lockdown due to various reasons such as employment, studies or internships, tourism, business etc., are stranded abroad. Due to their prolonged stay abroad, they are facing distress and are desirous of returning to India urgently. Moreover there are other Indian Nationals who need to visit India in medical emergencies or death of a family member. In order to facilitate the movement of such Indian Nationals, the Ministry Of Home Affairs has issued a Standard Operating Protocol in a circular dated 24th May, 2020. 

Air India Evacuation Flights 4.0

Air India has updated their latest evacuation flight schedule on 28th July'20 for a period from 3rd July'20 to 15th July'20. Please note that all Domestic Flights mentioned in the schedule are meant for international connecting passengers departing and arriving on the Air India Evacuation flights. These flights are not meant for any Domestic passengers. Also, please note that given the extraordinary situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the schedules are subject to change at short notice. Kindly click the image above or connect with us for latest updates. 

Top 4 Destinations To Travel Now
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Lakshadweep
Meghalaya 
Andaman and Nicobar and
Sikkim 


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Upcoming Events & Festivals 
September 2020 


Brahmotsavam Festival : Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

The richest temple, Tirumala Venkateswara temple, is also the most visited place of worship in the world. Built in the 8th century, this temple experiences around 50,000-100,000 pilgrimage visits every day. During the Brahmostav Festival, the temple is visited by about a million devotees in the span of one week. This festival takes place over a period of 9 days and this year it will be celebrated from 19th September'20 to 27th September'20.

Festival of Architecture and Interior Designing (FOAID) - New Delhi 

This is a grand annual festival of creative talents to explore the new developments of the design fraternity. FOAID celebrates the glory of Indian Architecture & Design and has consistently created a benchmark for thousands of design professionals. The huge Design Arena exhibits professional works, student installations, art galleries, and innovative products from leading brands across the field of design. This year FOAID is all set to take place from 18th to 19th September.
DOMESTIC TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS
The state-wise domestic travel restriction situations are changing fast and updates are falling in place with every new circular coming from the Ministry of Tourism, Govt Of India. That's the reason we have introduced a new section named Domestic Travel Restrictions under 'COVID-19 Update' in our website. We are keeping a close track of the state-wise information and updating the same on a regular basis. Please click the above image and get the latest updates before you plan your domestic travel.

Apart from the above, you will also find Resource Center, Airline Refund Rules, Duty Of Care in Corona Times, Schedule of Evacuation Flights and Hotel Refund Policy in the 'COVID-19 Update' section.
THE MAGNIFICENT MAJULI

A pollution-free freshwater island in the river Brahmaputra, Majuli is a lush green environment-friendly habitat located 347 Kms from Guwahati and just 20 km from the Jorhat city. Majuli is currently listed as the world's largest river island in the Guinness Book of World Records and it attracts tourists from all over the world. Among one of the most surreal places in India, Majuli is also a strong contender for a place in UNESCO's World Heritage Sites. The island is a spectacular destination for its flora and fauna, providing shelters to many rare and endangered species including migratory birds that fly in the winter season.

Mostly inhabited by tribals and non-tribals, the island has 144 villages with a population of more than one and half lakh. Majuli has been the cultural capital and the cradle of Assamese civilization for the past 500 years. The uniqueness of the people and their art & culture are untouched by modernism and internationally famous. Significantly, the festivals celebrated here are vibrant and colorful. One of the major festival here is Raas  - a celebration of Lord Krishna, where people travel miles to get involved in the three day long festival.

If you wish to explore this destination, please connect with us.

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