One day trip to Mysore

       This time preferred to experience the train journey to Mysore from Bangalore and its very much suitable for a day trip to Mysore from Bangalore. Lots of trains available to travel to & fro on the same day and it took only 2hrs 50 Mins . One day trip to Mysore from [...]

Tsomgo Lake

Day 08 (03-Apr-2018) Tsomgo Lake The local cab driver who dropped us in Hotel Helia helped to get the permit for Tsomgo Lake and to reach the shared taxi stand to head towards Tsomgo Lake. Need to submit 2 photos and one ID proof to get permit. Also called as Changu lake is a freezing […]

Darjeeling – Gangtok

Day 07 (01-April-2018) Tiger Hills in Darjeeling: Tiger hills is located at an elevation of 8482Ft from Sea level and the highest point in Darjeeling, Its around 11Kms from Darjeeling. We booked separate cab on the previous day itself and as advised by the hotel receptionist left hotel by 3:45AM and reached there around 4:30AM. […]

Darjeeling

Day 06 (01-Apr-2018) By 6AM got the bus infront of the hotel itself and it was quiet comfortable journey from Jaigaon to Siliguri. The bus driver was very much helpful and dropped us just infront of the shared taxi stand. Our journey towards the “Queen of Hills” Darjeeling started in shared Taxi and paid Rs […]

Paro

Day 05 (31-Mar-2018) PARO TSHECHU festival Today is the last day of the festival and our hotel receptionist suggested us to visit the Dzong in the early morning. The moment we stepped out and started to walk towards the Dzong thousands of Bhutanese were also walking along with us with their family in their colorful […]

Thimphu – Capital City

Day 04 (30-Mar-2018) We called the same driver for sightseeing at Thimphu city and it took 2 hours to cover all the significant places. Semtokha Dzong It was built in 1629 on the bank of Himalayan river and one of the oldest Dzong in Bhutan. We were allowed to attend the prayers conducted by the […]

Thimphu-Punakha-Wangdue

Day 03 (29-March-2018) Today we tried to hire a bullet to explore Punakha, however we couldn’t get it because not much people riding two wheelers at Bhutan. Once we stepped out of the hotel found a local shared taxi (Wagon R again and headed towards Punakha. He charged Rs 300/ person for one way. Dochula […]

Phuentsholing – Thimphu

Day 1 (28-Mar-18) Got up with loads of excitement and entered Bhutan gate to apply for Permit and its absolutely hassle free, within an hour we got the permit. And one can start experience the purity, neatness and discipline even in crossing the road, driving etc the moment you step into Bhutan gate We took […]

Bangalore – Jaigaon/Phuentsholing

Started from Bangalore by 9:50AM and reached Bagdogra Airport around 2:30PM through Kolkata connecting flight. Book the flight tickets 3 months in advance to save 50% on flight cost. Just before the exit gate at Jaigoan Airport you can find the Prepaid Taxi booth on the left hand side. They will charge Rs 2500 for […]

Monsoon drive to Bisle Ghat

If you live in Bangalore, then don’t miss the stunning heaven on the earth! Bisle is a mountain pass in Sakleshpur, nestled snugly in three mountain ranges of Yenikallu Betta – Hassan District, Doddabetta & Pushpagiri in Kodagu / Coorg District and Kumaraparvatha in Dakshina Kannada District. Bisle Ghat view point My 41st trip with [...]