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      Ladakh Zanskar trekking

      Ladakh Range 4 minutes ago

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    • Tour operator and 3 star hotel

      Delhi Nov 11, 2016 at 5:42 AM

      I intend to visit North India from New Delhi in December with my husband and two kids .Can u recommend a reliable tour operator and a nice 3 star hotel with wifi access and other facilities (comfortable family rooms/ hot water/bed and breakfast/store, room for luggage, airport pickup ) near shopping centers in New Delhi?

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      Clearing Customs and Immigration at Hyderabad Airport for overseas flight

      Hyderabad Nov 7, 2016 at 3:36 AM

      Has anyone recently cleared Customs and Immigration at Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi International Airport for overseas flight? Does the queue really take one hour to clear? How many hours are enough to check-in for international flight at Hyderabad Airport? Must travelers from an un-connected domestic flight set aside 4 hours to check-in and clear Immigration queue at Hyderabad Airport?

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      Best shops/weavers to buy saris in Varanasi

      Varanasi Nov 6, 2016 at 7:05 PM

      Which is an authentic shop selling saris in Varanasi? I wish to buy cotton Banarsi saris that are handwoven.
      Any other suggestions regarding travel in Varanasi by local members would be gratefully acknowledged. I am there for a wedding for just two days.
      Thank you

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    • Where do I hire a self-drive car in Jaisalmer?

      Jaisalmer 16 hours ago

      Most of the popular options like ZoomCar don't operate in Jaisalmer and the hotel I booked into hasn't got a clue. Any pointers?

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    • Buying real pearls in India

      India Nov 30, 2016 at 12:23 PM

      I have bought a double necklace of white pearls with silver clasp at Guwahati airport and paid about 130.- USD. It's quite heavy. Are real pearls for this price?

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    • Connection flights, confused

      New Delhi Nov 29, 2016 at 6:00 AM

      hey guys quick question .

      I am travelling from Toronto Canada on Feb 24,2016 to Delhi, India and returning back to Canada March 20,2016 it is a round trip. . When I land in Delhi, I will drive to Punjab the same day I land because of a wedding.

      On March 1 me and my friend will book a round trip from Delhi to pune.

      So I will depart March 1 from Delhi to pune and have my return ticket back to Delhi March 20, (same day as my return ticket back to Canada)

      My question is once I return from pune back to Delhi will I have to get out of airport to check into my flight back for Canada or can I just stay in the airport and check into my back to Canada flight.?..

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      Arrival and Departure Halls of Coimbatore International Airport

      Coimbatore Nov 18, 2016 at 3:52 AM

      Can i know whether the arrival and departure halls of Coimbatore International Airport are in the same terminal building? Or i need to walk further from one terminal building to another? How long does it take for me to reach the departure hall from the arrival hall in this airport?

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      Bus from ISB Kashmir Gate to IGI Delhi Airport

      Delhi Nov 16, 2016 at 12:37 AM

      I am planning to take a bus between Thursday midnite to 1:30am from the Inter State Bus Station at Kashmir Gate to the airport. Can I just buy the bus ticket at the bus terminal just before bus departure or do I have to buy ticket a day in advance to ensure seating. How far will the bus stop from Terminal 3, walking distance? or need to take a taxi? Thank you.

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      Update on Currency

      India Nov 28, 2016 at 2:48 AM

      Hello everyone. I will be traveling to Mumbai-Jaipur-Delhi in two weeks. I have read the previous post regarding the currency issues but can anyone provide an update on the situation?

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      India Visit - where to go in December?

      India Nov 27, 2016 at 3:11 AM

      Hi,

      Hopefully I will reach Kolkata airport on 16th Dec, 2016 with my family (my 2 kids and wife). One of my kid is 11 years and other is 7 years.

      We have a holiday 10 - 12 days. My wife likes to visit Taj Mahal, Agra.

      After that we like to visit naturally beautiful places and want to spend few days there; such as - hill areas or sea shores.
      In India, my plan is to travel long distant places by train.

      On my way back, we would like to stay in Kolkata 1 / 2 days. We have tried to make a plan but cannot do that ourselves.

      It would be great help if we get hints how to make our trip worth and enjoyable in India.

      Thanks,

      Shariful Alam

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    • Payment to Marvelous journeys

      India Nov 17, 2016 at 2:05 AM

      I need to make a payment to this company. They ask me to enter INR and to use MasterCard. I will be using a UK card so in GBR. They say bank automatically converts! Does anyone have experience of this please.

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      Swimming & Beaches in/near Kochi ?

      Kochi Nov 30, 2016 at 12:49 AM

      I am planning to visit Kochi next autumn and having looked at the beach photos on Google Earth, I am not sure this is a great place to swim. Can anyone advise me about the beaches in the area and which ones are attractive and good for swimming ?

      Also is Kochi a good place to stay in the Kerala area or should I be looking elsewhere in the area ? I like beach and places of interest as a holiday mix. Planning to stay 10 days

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    • Need to rent an apartment for two months

      Goa Nov 29, 2016 at 4:56 AM

      Hi!

      We are a Swedish family coming to goa in early February 2017. We would like to rent an apartment to stay in for two months. We would like the apartment to be air-conditioned. Any help with this is very much appreciated.

      / Best regards, Hakan Gleissman with family

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    • car and driver hire

      Jodpur Nov 12, 2016 at 7:57 AM

      can anyone recommend a reliable company to drive 4 people from Jodphur to Udaipur, with stops, over 4 days

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      Kochi to Munnar ?

      Munnar Nov 30, 2016 at 4:51 AM

      How does one get to Munnar from Kochi, and then onward to Thekkady ?

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    • Reference Book/ Guide

      India Nov 3, 2016 at 8:02 AM

      I am planning a 15 day solo trip to Rajasthan and want to visit all the historical places. Please suggest a reference book or Guide Book

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    • Food on trains

      India Nov 19, 2016 at 5:08 AM

      I am making two overnight journeys on trains in India. Is food available and does it need to be preordered?

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      Question about public toilets in Coimbatore and sleeping area in Coimbatore airport

      Coimbatore Nov 9, 2016 at 4:43 PM

      Hi, is there toilet facility inside Coimbatore International Airport? Is it easy to find public toilet in Coimbatore? Is there toilet at GeeDee Car Museum? I have been informed there is no lounge for passengers to rest in the airport during a layover of 5 to 6 hours. Passengers can only enter with valid ticket and sit on chair. Are the chairs adequate? Is it advisable to book a hotel room near the airport to rest for the duration before checking in for Spice Jet evening flight to Hyderabad? I arrive in Coimbatore from Chennai by Air Carnival at nearly 1 pm local time on 10 December.

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    • Trip to India in December

      India Nov 4, 2016 at 9:37 PM

      Is december a suitable month to visit New Delhi - Rishikesh- Agra? Need advice on appropriate 3 star hotel for 2 adults and 2 children aged 13 and 17 in New Delhi near shopping centres and tourist attractions.

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    • domestic airport t1 departures congestion

      New Delhi Nov 7, 2016 at 5:04 PM

      A local says get there four hours before takeoff, with long check-in lines and 1km length for security check. I wonder what VTs have experienced there.

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      Where to go near Bangalore International Airport between 10.30 am and 2.10 pm?

      Bangalore Nov 7, 2016 at 2:56 PM

      I will be landing in Bangalore airport at 10.30 am on 10 December. Between 10.30 am and 2.10 pm is there any nearby tourist destination i can visit without staying in an external hotel? I will be carrying one luggage and one sling bag.

      If there is no tourist destination nearby the airport, do you recommend me to change my itinerary and add one more domestic flight from Bangalore to another Indian airport like Coimbatore and from Coimbatore to Chennai airport before arriving in Hyderabad airport for flight to Singapore at 1.40 am on 11 December?

      Is there a transit hotel inside the arrival section of Bangalore airport?

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      Taxi/driver and car

      India Nov 28, 2016 at 7:29 AM

      We arrive Delhi Airport Feb 13th. We don't like the chaos of obtaining a taxi at the airport.
      We need to go to The Lemon Tree Hotel in Manesar. Could somebody please advise a good reliable driver/car who can meet us at arrivals clearly displaying our names so we can approach.
      How much should the car/driver cost for this trip.
      many thanks

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      How do tourists pay in cash in India now?

      Bangalore Nov 12, 2016 at 6:19 AM

      Can i know under the currency crisis in India, how do tourists get and pay in cash to the shops and taxi drivers in India? How long will it take for tourists to get the new 500 Indian Rupee and 2000 Indian Rupee notes? I will be in Bengaluru on 8 December before moving on to Hyderabad, Chennai and Coimbatore, and i do not want to meet the same problems of paying in cash in these cities.

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    Near Amritsar

    • Car Hire or Public Transport?

      by Britontour Online Now Feb 29, 2016 at 3:45 AM

      I am wondering if we (2 of us) should hire a car with driver or travel by train/bus in Punjab. (Late March) . So many pros and cons.

      We have 2 days to travel around, between Mohali and Amritsar. Can you suggest an itinerary?

      Any chance of making this (Mohali-Amristsar) trip in a night bus?

      Any idea how much a small air conditioned car with driver would cost for 2 days, 700 km?

      1 Answer Feb 29, 2016 at 4:39 AM
    • Mohali and Amritsar

      by Britontour Online Now Feb 28, 2016 at 8:59 PM

      Hi Guys,

      I have 2 days to travel around Mohali and Amritsar. What's the best way to see most? Which places should I not miss visiting?

      1 Answer Feb 28, 2016 at 11:04 PM
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      Car Rent in Amritsar

      by SeetaKaur Online Now Oct 24, 2015 at 7:26 AM

      So my mom wish for almost 20 years already is going to India,I finally able save some money and bring my parent there on march, as they are pretty old now I understand it's gonna be hard for them to walk a lot, I am planning to bring them to see the northern part of India for total 20 days, so I guess it's better to rent car, our base would be Amritsar since we have relatives there to stop and greet for a few days before we start our road trip, anyone have experience renting a car in Amristar area? Estimated cost per day?

      Also is this route too optimistic for a road trip? Total 19 days on road

      amritsar - jammu - srinagar - dharamsala - manali - kathmandu - darjeeling - sikhim - ( some part of bhutan ) - udaipur - jaipur - amritsar

      Any answer you can provide would be really appreciated, i've been trying to search in Internet for this but didn't find the best answer so far

       

      4 Answers Oct 30, 2015 at 7:10 AM
    • Entry points in Amritsar

      by LetsGo_2907 Online Now Sep 6, 2015 at 11:47 PM

      How many entry points are in Amritsar city when one is driving? Which are those?

      4 Answers Sep 7, 2015 at 3:24 AM
    • Off beat visits in amritsar

      by Vasanti51 Online Now Mar 24, 2015 at 12:52 AM

      Are there any off beat places to visit near amritsar. We are visiting the golden temple, wagha border and jaliianwala Baugh.....anything else very Punjab!

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      Amritsar trip to see Golden temple on July 19th 2014

      by GitanjaliS Online Now Jul 4, 2014 at 8:14 AM

      I am going to Amritsar by a night train on 18th July 2014?
      Is anyone going to see the Golden Temple on 19th July 2014?
      I can have company .I am a 58yr old lady from Kolkata travelling alone and so it is a nice idea if I find company.

      1 Answer Jul 4, 2014 at 8:33 AM
    • Amritsar to other places distance 2 to 3 hrs

      by poojasimransingh Online Now Dec 13, 2013 at 12:49 AM

      we are coming to amritsar on 19th January 13 for 5 days and planning to stay in amritsar for 2 days and than to visit some place which is near to amritsar by 2 to 3hrs distance. can you suggest some places.
      we have already booked the return tickets from amritsar on 24th January.

      5 Answers Dec 16, 2013 at 3:28 AM
    • COMMUTING IN AMRITSAR

      by sakshiwadhwa Online Now Oct 23, 2013 at 4:17 AM

      IS TRAVELING IS INEXPENSIVE TO ROAM AROUND IN THIS CITY?
      AND HOW MUCH AUTO, BUSES, TAXI, VANS, BUSES CHARGE ACCORDINGLY?

      5 Answers Oct 23, 2013 at 9:16 AM
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      Wagah Border Parade

      by cybervinayak Online Now Oct 13, 2013 at 9:24 AM

      Every one says that Wagah Border parade can be seen best with the help of passes that can be acquired 1or 2 days back. Where can I get these passes? Please guide.

      1 Answer Oct 13, 2013 at 4:34 PM
    • Transport from Golden temple to Airport

      by anupshet Online Now Aug 16, 2013 at 12:54 PM

      How can we travel from Golden temple to airport. is there any public transport

      2 Answers Aug 17, 2013 at 8:26 AM
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      woman travelling alone in Amritsar

      by voxtulip Online Now Aug 8, 2013 at 5:30 AM

      Hello !

      I'll be landing in Amritsar mid-September before heading north to Dharamkot. What is your view on a woman spending the night there to visit around? Do you think it would be better to just stay a couple of hours and then just hopping on the bus?
      I am blonde with blue eyes - do I need to cover my head?

      If you think I can spend the night - can you recommend a cute hotel/b&b?

      Feel free to give me any piece of info you think may help me have an idea of what to expect :)

      Thank you!

      Martina

      9 Answers Aug 9, 2013 at 8:17 AM
    • ABOUT AMRITSAR

      by dasmoloy Online Now Jul 25, 2013 at 11:36 PM

      I WILL REACH AMRITSAR ON OR AFTER 12TH OF OCTOBER,2013. MY QUESTION IS HOW MANY DAYS FOR COMPLETE MY TRIP AT AMRITSAR & EXPECTED BUDGET FOR 2 PERSON. ( WAGHA BORDER/ DOLDEN TEMPLE/ AKAL TAKHT / DURGIANA TEMPLE / CHAND BAORI / JALLIANWALA BAGH ) & OTHER TOURIST SPOTS IF THERE PLEASE INFORM ME AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE. MY EMAIL ID : dasmoloy.roofers@gmail.com

      4 Answers Jul 27, 2013 at 9:14 AM
    • Amritsar Delhi Air Services

      by Narkumar Online Now Jul 15, 2013 at 6:10 AM

      When Amritsar Delhi Air Services started?

      2 Answers Jul 16, 2013 at 2:16 AM
    • Amristsar

      by fernando9torres Online Now Jun 9, 2012 at 10:57 AM

      Hi

      Any suggestions how I can get to the Golden Temple from Amristsar Airport?
      Are there any tours which go there or near by economical hotels, not too expensive ?

      Cheers

      3 Answers Jun 13, 2012 at 10:07 AM
    • Patiala pants in amritsar.

      by rhucha Online Now May 19, 2012 at 12:05 AM

      I am visiting amritsar in next week.
      I remember one of my punjabi friends had told me about shops near golden temple which stitch patiala pants of salwar kameez in 1 hour.
      I am very much interested in buying or getting a patiala pant stitched over there.
      I tried googling about the same,but could not find any reference to it.
      So could you guys please tell me if there are such shops selling material and stitching the patiala pants???
      Thanx in advance!

      1 Answer May 19, 2012 at 7:35 AM
    • Accommodation

      by vismayagc Online Now Sep 13, 2010 at 5:32 AM

      I would like to visit Amritsar very soon with my wife. could you suggest some economic hotels or guest houses in Amritsar?

      7 Answers Nov 23, 2011 at 10:28 AM
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      Amritsar to Agra

      by jlfloyd Online Now Jun 13, 2010 at 6:02 PM

      I will be in Delhi and will continue on to Agra and then Varanasi. I wanted to take a sort of side trip for a day to Amritsar. I plan to leave via train or plane one evening and then the following evening heading out. i wanted to see if there was a way to bypass Delhi altogether and head right for Agra from Amritsar, or would I have to stop in Delhi and catch the train. In addition, are there only the 2 morning trains to agra I have seen advertised from Delhi?

      Thanks!

      5 Answers Jun 16, 2010 at 3:31 AM
    • Getting to Amritsar

      by melanie9 Online Now Oct 15, 2009 at 7:08 PM

      Hi i will be in India in Jan 10 and would like to know the best (quickest way) to get to Amritsar from Delhi I have 3 nights to spend before taking the train from Delhi to Varanasi around the 29th of jan and would also like to know if there is anywhere near to Amritsar worth spending a night?

      4 Answers Oct 16, 2009 at 8:01 AM
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      Golden Temple tour

      by eyedzuvmarch Online Now Mar 25, 2009 at 5:26 PM

      Hello; I had hoped to take a luxury train from New Delhi, arriving in Amritsar about 115PM.I would then return to New Delhi at 5PM.A tour company told me that there would not be enough time to see the temple if I did that. How long does it take to get from the railway station to the temple? How long should I spend at the temple to truly enjoy it? Thank you...Bob

      5 Answers Oct 8, 2010 at 7:07 AM
    • Transpotation from Amritsar to Qadian

      by pzzrmmp Online Now Nov 20, 2008 at 5:51 AM

      I am arriving in Amritsar on 12/13 and need to go to Qadian which is about 2 hours drive. What is the best means of transpotation to get there ?
      Please help.

      1 Answer Nov 20, 2008 at 8:01 AM
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      Amritsar to Jaisalmer

      by azf Online Now Jul 11, 2008 at 9:45 PM

      Hi, I would like to travel from Amritsar to Jaisalmer, and I was wondering if it's possible to do that trip without going through Delhi first. Any suggestions?

      Thanks!

      -Alex

      2 Answers Jul 12, 2008 at 10:27 AM
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      Restaurants

      by NYTim Online Now Jun 13, 2008 at 4:15 PM

      Do they serve alcohol in restaurants in Amritsar?

      Cheers

      2 Answers Jun 26, 2008 at 11:20 AM
    • Crossing Over

      by amit.deorukhkar Online Now Jun 2, 2008 at 3:22 AM

      Hi

      We a group of 14 people are working on a world tour by road (4 cars) for world peace, donation for which will be forwarded to Mother Teresa Foundation. Need to know from you guys in amritsar how to cross over to pak. what procedures and permits are required.

      Anyone with information, revert back...

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      Mrs Bhandari's Guest House

      by mccrorj Online Now Jan 20, 2008 at 11:55 AM

      This place used to get some very good reviews but nothing that I can see that is recent. Is it still in operation and does anybody have any feedback on what it's like now. First entry I found was in an old Lonely Planet guide. Any feedback gratefully recieved. Excluding this I'm tempted to join the pilgrims at the golden temple itself. What is the position regarding leaving and returning to the dorms as I would probably want to wander off into the city for an evening meal. I'm assuming that there is a seperat enterance for the dorms as opposed to the temple?

      2 Answers Feb 23, 2008 at 11:16 AM
    • Grand Hotel or Volga Hotel?

      by solesouljoy Online Now Oct 21, 2007 at 8:34 AM

      Hi everyone,

      I'm hoping to visit Amritsar for 2 days in Dec. I wonder if anyone has stayed in either of these hotels (Volga or Grand hotel) or any hotel which you would strongly recommend?

      Budget: below USD 30
      Room: Double (do we need A/C room in Dec?)

      Looking for:
      - Good service
      - clean, comfortable rooms with window, don't need to be luxurious
      - located near GT or central places with good eating places

      Thanks!

      5 Answers Oct 24, 2007 at 7:32 AM
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      Flights to Srinagar

      by licinio1 Online Now Jul 16, 2007 at 1:51 PM

      I haven't been able to see if there are flights from Amritsar to Srinagar and what company operates them. I have seen flights from Jammu, but ideally I'd like to leave from Amritsar to save myself a night train ride... Thanks.

      4 Answers Jul 17, 2007 at 10:24 PM
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      Bus or Cab services from Amritsar to New Delhi

      by maxima_rex Online Now May 9, 2007 at 1:46 AM

      Hi all,

      Can anyone please tell me the details of bus or cab services from Amritsar to New Delhi, with the timings and charges?

      Thanks

      2 Answers May 9, 2007 at 10:12 PM
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      Train from Bombay

      by BootyUK Online Now May 2, 2007 at 9:57 AM

      Hi,

      I am taking the Golden Temple Express from Mumbai Central to Jalandhar City in mid-August....I've tried looking on Indian Railways website for an idea of what the air-con carriages are like (do they exsist??) Just wondered how unbareable the journey will be in the heat, or would it be a pleasant way to travel up??

      Thanks,

      CB - UK

      3 Answers May 4, 2007 at 10:37 PM
    • Guest House needed

      by jsbajwa Online Now Jan 27, 2007 at 5:45 PM

      Hi,
      We (Three cuples)are travling first week of March in Amritsar and required a guest hose with atleast three or four bedroom, has to be in 4 or five star guest house for atleast two full weeks.
      We will be travling with two infants and one 11 yrs of child.

      Help is greatly appericiated in advance.
      Please HELP.

      JS Bajwa
      Toronto

      1 Answer Jan 28, 2007 at 8:45 PM
    • Taxi or coach service from Amritsar to Nakodar

      by james_ss Online Now Nov 12, 2006 at 1:37 PM

      Next February I'm landing at Amritsar airport at about 2pm and should be out of the airport by about 3-3.30pm. Is there are a taxi service or a bus service directly from the airport to Nakodar, which is about two-and-a-half hours away. Also, is it possible to pre-book these services and how much would I expect to pay? Thanks in advance.

      1 Answer Nov 12, 2006 at 9:00 PM