Friday, 29 June 2012

Mussoorie the queen of hill stations

Mussoorie also called the queen of hill stations was used by the British to escape the hot summers of Delhi and Kolkata. It is located at an altitude of 6600 feet above sea level. Mussoorie has green hills and a varied flora and fauna. It is a wonderful hill resort. It has snow ranges to the north east, view of the lovely Doon valley and the Shivalik ranges in the south. The highest point in Mussoorie is Lal Tibba at a height of 7500 feet. Mussoorie is located at a distance of three hundred kilometres from Delhi, the capital of India.  The population of Delhi flocks to Mussoorie to escape the heat of Delhi.

Mussoorie is considered as the gateway to the gangotri and yamunotri shrines of India. Mussoorie is connected to many major towns and cities by road, including Delhi. Mussoorie has cold winters and pleasant summers. It is the perfect getaway during the hot summer months.

Some of the places to visit in Mussoorie are:
Kempty falls; these falls are located 15 kilometres away from Mussoorie on the yamunotri road. It is one of the most beautiful waterfalls. You can have bath at its foothills.

Bhatta falls; this is located 7 kilometres from Mussoorie on the Mussoorie-Dehradun road. It is ideal for having bath and picnic.

Jharipani falls; these are located 8.5 kilometres from Mussoorie from the Mussoorie-Jharipani road. You can travel to Jharipani falls by bus or by car.

Municipal garden, this picnic spot has a beautiful garden with a mini artificial lake and boating facilities. It is ideal for picnics.

Childer’s Lodge, this spot gives a beautiful view of the snow peaks of the Himalayas. It is the highest peak of Mussoorie near Lal Tibba and is at a distance of 5 kilometres from the tourist office.
Mussoorie is one of the best hill stations in India and is a must visit for all nature lovers.

Yercaud the poor man’s Ooty

Middle class people in India can only dream of holidaying as they are busy with their office schedule and when they manage to find time from office, the home front demands their attention. For the middle class person their whole life passes in fulfilling the never ending demands of the family and the thought of holidaying in exotic locations remains a distant dream. Thanks to Club Mahindra’s time share holiday, a holiday has not remained a distant dream for the middle class person. In their holiday scheme you have to pay low EMIs and they have 42 holiday resorts in exotic locations in India and abroad. One of those locations is Yercaud also known as the poor man’s Ooty. It is located in the Shevaroy hills of the Eastern Ghats in Northern Tamilnadu. It is called the poor man’s Ooty as it is cheaper than Ooty. The climate in Yercaud is pleasant and you don’t need your woollens to travel to Yercaud as it doesn’t become very cold. The beautiful scenery in Yercaud and its pleasant climate is gaining popularity with locals and outsiders. In Tamil Yercaud means Lake Forest and it is so named because there is a lake in its centre and forest all around it. There are coffee plantations and orange orchards in Yercaud. There are different species of flora and fauna in the forest all around. Yercaud is famous mainly for the coffee plantations but other plants also grow here. It is also famous for guava, jackfruit, spices like black pepper and cardamom. The forest in Yercaud has trees like Teak, Sandalwood and Silver Oak. 

For lovers of trekking, there are many trekking spots in Yercaud. A summer festival is arranged during the month of May in Yercaud. In this festival they organize flower shows, dog shows, boating race and fairs.

Wednesday, 27 June 2012

About Club Mahindra Udaipur Tourism

In the past the middle class citizen of India could not dream of holidaying and see exotic destinations. He was bogged down with his work and family life and worry about the finances as to how to make two ends meet. His whole life was spent in going to the office and devoting the spare time to the endless demands of the family. Today even the middle class citizen can dream of holidaying in exotic places like Udaipur thanks to Club Mahindra which has made holidaying possible on low EMIs. You can holiday in 42 exotic locations in India and abroad. One of the locations where they have a resort is the lovely lake city in the colourful state of Rajasthan, Udaipur.

Udaipur located on the banks of Lake Pichola is known as the white city. The many white marble palaces reflect in the calm waters of the lake. Udaipur has been voted as one of the most romantic cities of India. Overlooking the lovely Lake Pichola stands the splendid City Palace. It is marvel made of Granite and Marble. The majestic white City Palace is located in the heart or Udaipur and it is a heritage building. It showcases the finest aspects of the Rajput art and culture.

The City Palace which overlooks the Lake Pichola was built by Maharana Udai Singh of the ruling Sisodia clan in 1559 A.D. and extended to its present form by different ruling Maharanas. The palace is build in Granite and Marble. It is the largest Palace complex in Rajasthan. It is built on a raised height and is encircled by the ramparts of the Palace. The lovely buildings within the city palace are influenced by European and Chinese architecture. They are amazing in the range and the aesthetic beauty of their work. The balconies of the Lake Palace give a beautiful view of Jag Mandir and Jag Niwas.

Club Mahindra Holidays - Poovar Island Tourism

If you are a middle class person and believe that holidays are not meant for you as it would be too expensive for your budget. You also believe that holidays are for honeymooning couples and not for those with a family of four. Think again, Poovar is a place where you can enjoy a lovely family holiday within your budget and with your family. All you need is to find some time, pack your bags and head for God’s own country to enjoy your holiday.

Poovar is a small fishing island in the southern tip of Thiruvanathpuram district in God’s own country Kerala. The island has a beautiful beach on one side and backwaters on the other. During high tides an estuary links the island of Poovar to the sea. It is close to the harbour of Vizhinjam. It is a network of lagoons, lakes, canals, deltas, estuaries and it intersperse forty-four rivers that join the Arabian Sea. Poovar is located at a distance of thirty-eight kilometres from the state kilometre and a fifteen minute boat ride away from Thiruvanathpuram.

Poovar was an important trading centre and a port in ancient times where sandalwood, timber, spices and ivory were traded. According to popular legend port Ophir where King Solomon’s ships landed is actually Poovar. This island is quietly tucked away between lush mountains and the Arabian Sea. You could enjoy getting treated at its Ayurvedic village and enjoy complete relaxation of your senses. Poovar is in the list of fifty must visit places in India of National Geographic society. Poovar is unspoilt and unseen and it is free from all the hustle and bustle of other popular beaches. You could take a floating boat house to view the beauty of this island. Visit Poovar to experience a tranquil and relaxing holiday. Enjoy the relaxing beach, the beautiful backwaters and the relaxing Ayurvedic massages at Poovar.

Club Mahindra Royal Demazong Tourism

The thought of holidaying in exotic locations like Gangtok is a far-fetched thought. Due to the rising every day expense the middle class citizen only dreams of holidaying but can’t afford it. If he manages the finances the office front keeps him busy and if all this is settled then the demands of the family assail him. Thanks to Club Mahindra’s holiday concept which provides you holidays in 42 exotic locations in India and abroad, you can dream of holidaying in exotic locations like Gangtok and that too with your family.

Gangtok the largest town in Sikkim is also called the land of monasteries. It is located in the Shivalik range at an altitude of 1437 metres above sea level. It is one of the important Buddhist pilgrimage centres. After the construction of the Enchey monastery in the later part of the 19th century Gangtok gained religious significance among the Buddhists. Gangtok was an important trade centre between the British and Tibet during the 19th century. Gangtok was made the capital of Sikkim in 1894 by the then monarch of Sikkim. After India became independent in 1947 Sikkim chose to be an independent kingdom and Gangtok remained its capital. It became a part of India in 1975 and Gangtok became its official capital. The town of Gangtok has people of different ethnicities. Buddhists, Tibetans, Chinese and even Hindus live here and because of this all religious festivals are celebrated here and this gives Gangtok a very colourful look. The economy of Gangtok is dependent on Tourism and along with other holiday resorts club Mahindra also has a holiday resort in Gangtok. A large section of the population of Gangtok is employed in the tourist sector. Tourists here can take part in trekking, mountaineering as well as river rafting. Gangtok is an exotic holiday destination.

Thursday, 21 June 2012

Club Mahindra Hilltop Resort, Mussoorie Tourism

Dreaming of holidaying in exotic destinations like Mussoorie is an impossible thought for the middle class traveller who travels with a family comprising of four members. Most tourist destinations cater to a family comprising of two members, just the husband and wife, thanks to club Mahindra you can holiday in Mussoorie with your family and that too within your budget. Club Mahindra offers the budget travellers five star comforts in budget prices. You can enjoy holidays in exotic locations and that too with all five star amenities. Try visiting Mussoorie and experience heaven on earth.

Mussoorie is considered the queen of all hill stations in Northern part of India. If you are looking for a holiday destination in Uttrakhand it is the perfect choice. This hill station is a great favourite with honeymooning couples as well as trekking enthusiasts. Mussoorie has a lot to offer to all kinds of travellers. It is located at a distance of 34 kilometres from Dehradun. Mussoorie is home to various tourist attractions. One of its attractions is Lal tibba. This is the highest point in Mussoorie and gives you a splendid view of Mussoorie and Dehradun. The place is adorned by old British architecture and adds to the charm of the place. The second spot is called camel’s back point. This place is named after a large rock that resembles a camel’s back. The road is a 3 kilometre long stretch and is covered with Deodar trees, making it a green and serene stretch. One of the major attractions is Kempty falls. This is a very famous waterfall and you can enjoy yourself there. These falls are open to the public from March to July. The other two major waterfalls of Mussoorie are Jharipani and Bhatta falls. Jharipani falls are located 8.5 kilometres from Mussoorie. Bhatta falls is located on the Mussoorie Dehradun road and is perfect spot for bathing and picnic.

Club Mahindra - Mashobra tourism

Dreaming of holidaying in the Himalayas is almost impossible for the hardworking middle class man. One is busy at office and the time that is left is taken by the worries of the family. To imagine that one can holiday in the exotic Himalayas in one’s budget is a far-fetched dream, but that becomes possible thanks to club Mahindra’s time share holidays, with their time share concept where they have low EMIs and resorts in more than 42 exotic destinations in India and abroad. Thanks to club Mahindra you can dream of holidaying in Mashobra the exotic retreat of the presidents of India.

Mashobra is located at an altitude of 2500 metres above sea level. It is one of the largest watersheds of Asia with the Ganges and the Indus Rivers located on either side. It is small town in the Shimla district in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is surrounded by thick forests or oak and Pine. This town was built by Lord Dalhousie in the eighteenth century. One of the main specialities of Mashobra is fruits; it supplies to the fruit markets of Shimla. There is a temple dedicated to Mahasu devta, a local name for Lord Shiva. Mashobra is also home to the musk deer and houses the Mashobra reserve national sanctuary. The best time to enjoy in Mashobra is from July to September. Mashobra is easily accessible from Shimla. It is only 15 kilometres from Shimla and you can get buses and taxis from Shimla to Mashobra. The nearest airport to Mashobra is also at Shimla about 35 kilometres away. The nearest railway station however is at Kalka about 100 kilometres away. Mashobra can also be reached by road from Delhi and Chandigarh. Many of the grand old houses in Shimla have been transformed to resorts.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Club Mahindra Safari Resort in Sasan Gir National Park

If you are a wildlife enthusiast, spending your vacations visiting one of the several national sanctuaries is a perfect way to spend a holiday. Visiting the Sasan Gir national park is a perfect idea to spend your hard earned vacations.  You can see the Lion in its natural habitat here.

Sasan Gir or the Gir national sanctuary is located in the state of Gujarat. This sanctuary is spread over an area of 1412 square kilometres and was established in the year 1965 to provide a protective habitat to the dwindling population of Lion.

Sasan Gir is the only place outside Africa where the Lion can be seen in its natural habitat. Various other species of animals and plants can be seen in the forest. Besides the Lion, the other predatory animals in Gir are the panther and the Hyena. This sanctuary is open to the visitors from mid October to mid June.
This park experiences a tropical monsoon type of climate. It is extremely hot and humid during the months of May to August in Gir. This sanctuary is closed to visitors during the summer months. According to estimates this sanctuary is home to 38 species of mammals, approximately 300 species of birds and 2000 species of insects. The state and central government has undertaken various efforts to preserve the rare species of Lions. One of these projects is setting up the Lion breeding program. Under this breeding program centres for breeding have been set up in various parts of the forest. The concentrated efforts to increase the population of Lions has reaped rich rewards as the population has gone up 15 in 1990 to over 400 presently. Sasan Gir conducts wildlife safaris for the visitors and you can. The cuisine available in this area is the mouth watering Gujarati cuisine.

Club Mahindra Valley Resort Binsar

Finding time to relax from the busy office schedule is the dream of every middle class citizen. If you manage to find some time, the family demands your attention. If you are able to pacify the family then finances make it impossible to dream of a holiday. Thanks to club Mahindra even middle class people can dream of a holiday. They have lovely resorts in about 42 locations in India and abroad. With affordable EMIs even a middle class person can dream of holidaying in exotic places like Goa and the Himalayas.  Since my childhood I have dreamt of holidaying in the Himalayas. I managed to afford a holiday in Binsar in the foothills of the Himalayas. This lovely hill station offers everything you can dream of in your holidays.

Binsar, a small town in the state of Uttrakhand is located amidst thick green forests. Famous for the Binsar wildlife sanctuary it is located at an altitude of 2480 meters. It is located on the Jhandi Dhar hills of Kumaon. This lovely place is known for its greenery and is surrounded by thick green forests of oak, rhododendron, Pine and Deodar.

One of the main attractions of Binsar is the wildlife sanctuary. The sanctuary is spread out in an area of 45.59 square kilometres. It is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna. According to forest reserve estimates about 200 varieties of birds are found in Binsar. Binsar is a popular location with wild life enthusiasts. It has many varieties of wild animals like deers, leopards, Himalayan bears, monkeys, foxes, flying squirrels and several others.

You can indulge in several activities in Binsar, one of the most popular is bird watching, with over 200 species of birds here, this activity is very popular. Besides the wild life sanctuary Binsar is also known for the temples located here. It is named after the Bineshwar Mahadev temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. This place is worth visiting also for the lovely views it offers as it is located in the Himalayas.

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Jim Corbett national park tourism

If you are an animal lover, a visit to the Jim Corbett National Park is a must. It is located in the lovely hills of the Himalayas and is dedicated to the hunter turned conservationist Jim Corbett.

Jim Corbett national park is located in the Nainital district of Uttrakhand state. Jim Corbett national park is a sanctuary of Bengal tigers. They are a critically endangered species. This park was established in 1936 as Hailey national park. It is home to some fifty species of trees, 580 bird species and more than fifty species of animals with about 25 reptiles. The park is located at an altitude of 360 metres to 1040 metres. The park is sprawled across an area of One thousand three hundred and eight square kilometres. The region is comprised of 529 square kilometres of dense core area with the buffer area of 797.72 square kilometres. This park has rivers, marshy lands, lakes, streams and grasslands.

This national park is named after the hunter turned conservationist Jim Corbett. It is the oldest national park in India. You can go on a jeep safari in the park. They are conducted from 6 am to 2.30 pm. You can book safaris and book tickets at Ramnagar, the headquarters of the Corbett national park. You can also go on an elephant safari as they are conducted inside the park. You can book a holiday to the Corbett national park through the Club Mahindra time share holidays. To reach the Corbett national park you have to reach Ramnagar which is located at 51 kilometres from Corbett national park. By air Delhi is the closest international airport. Ramnagar railway station is connected to many major towns in North India, including Delhi. Hotels in the Corbett area range from budget hotels to adventure camps and jungle resorts. You can decide on what sort of a trip you are planning in the Jim Corbett national park.

Tuesday, 12 June 2012

Club Mahindra Derby Green in Ooty

It is hard to find time to holiday in the present world. Office and work keeps us busy and we can hardly make time for our family. When we manage to find time from the busy office schedule, family seeks our attention. One seeks some respite from the humdrum of daily life. Once you have managed to find time, you need the finances and a destination to holiday in. Ooty is definitely not for the short of cash tourist as it is rather expensive, but through Club Mahindra time share holidays you can afford to visit Ooty.

Ooty is a favourite with the film industry people and many movies have been shot in Ooty. It is green, full of scenic spots and has lovely climate too. It has tea and coffee plantations, waterfalls, lakes where you can do boating, museum of orchids and many other fun filled activities. Ooty has a lot to offer to the tourist lush greenery in the form of tea estates and green forests, a climate that is soothing through the year round. Mist covered mountains and picturesque landscape. Ooty is indeed the queen of hill stations in Southern India. It borders the three southern states hence people from Tamil Nadu., Karnataka and Kerala can conveniently visit Ooty

The prime attractions of Ooty are the government botanical gardens, rose gardens, Doddabeta peak, Dolphins nose and several other places. You can go boating and trekking when you visit Ooty. The quaint Nilgiri Mountain railway is worth taking a ride in. It is the oldest railway in India and has been declared as a World Heritage site. Ooty is located at a distance of 105 kilometres away from Coimbatore. It is located at a height of 2280 metres above sea level. Ooty offers one of the best holiday spot for the nature lover.

Club Mahindra Valley Resort Binsar

We are all caught up in the day-to-day office schedule and as one poet rightly said, we hardly have time to stand and stare. Making time for a holiday then finding a destination that suits your budget is a tough proposition. Thanks to Club Mahindra you don’t have to worry about a suitable destination nor your budget as they have holiday plans that suit all budgets. The only thing you are left to worry about is finding time for a holiday and then the destination should totally relax you.

If you are planning to go on a holiday, what better place than the Himalayas, from your busy schedule if you can find time to holiday than Binsar near Nainital is an ideal choice. Binsar is located at a height of 2412 metres above sea level. It is situated amidst the Binsar wildlife sanctuary. Binsar is a perfect destination for nature lovers, writers and adventure lovers. The thick Binsar sanctuary is home to some rare species of fauna and flora. You can see chital, Himalayan bear, leopard, fox, some 200 species of birds and many other rare breeds of animals and plants.

You can view beautiful Himalayan peaks from Binsar like Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot and Kedarnath are all visible from Binsar. You can go to Binsar through the Mahindra time share holidays. If you love wild life photography then Binsar is your ideal choice. Go there equipped with your camera and binoculars to see some rare species of birds. Binsar was the summer holiday destination of the Chand rulers. Binsar has pleasant climate during the summer months and receives snowfall during the winters. Binsar is your ideal summer getaway and if you are a nature lover it offers additional benefits. Go with your trekking gear and also be prepared for a safari, to spot the wildlife in Binsar wildlife sanctuary.

Club Mahindra Backwater Retreat Ashtamudi

Finding time to holiday is a tough proposition, whether you work in North India or South India, finding time from the busy office schedule is a almost impossible. If you manage to find time then having ready finances and a suitable destination that suits your pockets is hard to find. Thanks to club Mahindra, your worry about a suitable destination that suits your budget is taken over. Most people believe that calm and serene holiday spots are located in the Himalayas only, but check the southern part of India and you will find many such spots too. Ashtamudi in Kerala, god’s own country is one such spot. It is full of serene back waters and lakes. Ashtamudi means having eight corners.

The name Ashtamudi describes the topography of the lake. It means eight cornered or eight coned. It is so named because of the eight corners. It is located in the backwaters of Kerala. This is located in the Kollam district of Kerala. It is called the gateway to the backwaters of Kerala. The whole district is surrounded by beautiful coconut grooves and palm trees. You can choose to live in the quaint boat houses and take a backwater cruise from Kollam to Alappuzha. It will give you a calming experience of the backwaters of Kerala.

In the past Ashtamudi was a famous port for international spice trade. You can also experience the famous Kerala Ayurvedic massaged at the Ayurvedic centres .Ashtamudi is famous for its house boating cruise option. This is a laid back way of exploring the port city of Kollam.   Ashtamudi offers lot of options to the tourist. The serene and calm back waters of Ashtamudi with the quaint villages lying on its banks are a beautiful sight. A trip to the backwaters of Ashtamudi is must on your itinerary if you want to experience the serene and clam backwaters of Kerala.

Friday, 8 June 2012

Club Mahindra Family Vacation - Dharamshala tourism

It is hard to find time to holiday and when you manage to find some time you have to find a suitable destination to holiday, to find time and save enough money to visit Himalayan hill town’s takes lot of effort. When you manage to save enough money and have annual leave from your office, you can visit the lovely hill town of Dharamshala. This lovely hill town has the view of snow capped mountains all around and Tibetan culture in the town. You can visit the Tibetan monasteries located in the lovely town of Dharamshala.

Dharamshala is located in the dhaualadhar range in the lovely Himalayas.  It is 21 kilometres away from the Kangra town. This lovely hill station is the abode of the Dalai Lama and is full of icons of Tibetan culture.  Where else can you find a fine combination of Himalayan beauty and Tibetan culture? This lovely hill station is full of trees of oak and coniferous trees. This lovely valley is surrounded by the snow capped Himalayan Mountains and is a favourite with tourists of all ages. People also visit Dharamshala to meet his holiness the Dalai Lama. Dharamshala is frequented by the tourists as well as those who want to know about the Tibetan religion. The snow line is easily accessible from Dharamshala. This lovely hill station is the headquarters of the Kangra district. You can do many activities. You can go for a trek or visit the centre of Tibetan culture and acquaint yourself with the Tibetan lifestyle. You can also visit the several Tibetan monasteries located in Dharamshala.

Dharamshala has become the abode of the Dalai Lama since 1960. It is now known internationally as the little Lhasa in India because of its association with the Tibetan culture.  The other parts of Dharamshala have names like McLeod Ganj to show its historic connections. This lovely hill town is worth visiting through the Club Mahindra time share holidays.

Hotel Club Mahindra Lakeview Munnar

Munnar is located in the Idukki district in the eastern part of Kerala. It borders the state of Tamil Nadu. Munnar is popularly called the Kashmir of the south India. It is well connected to all cities in Kerala. Munnar is beautiful with mist-covered mountains and green valleys. It is a hill station located in the Western Ghats. It is located at the foot hills of Anamudi the highest in the Western Ghats and is located at a height of 1600 to 1800 metres above sea level.

The name Munnar has been given to this place because it is located at the convergence of three rivers. Besides tourism, Munnar’s economy depends upon the huge tea estates and the coffee plantations. Many pre-historic relics linking Munnar to the Stone Age have been found. Though Munnar’s history dates back to the 10th century, during the 17th century many people of the Tamil origin migrated to Munnar and settled here.
Munnar is ideal for tourism. When you manage to find time for holidaying from your busy office schedule Munnar is an ideal getaway. It has rolling grasslands, mist-covered mountains, rivulets, thick forests and numerous waterfalls. All these make Munnar an ideal getaway for nature lovers.  The lovely tea and coffee plantations make this place an ideal place for walking and the nature trails make it ideal for trekking.

The nearest airport to Munnar is Kochi. From the airport you can hire a taxi to reach Munnar. Check in at the Club Mahindra resort, which is beautiful, reasonably priced and an ideal getaway from busy office schedule. Munnar is also well-connected by road and you can get various state and private buses to reach Munnar. If you are looking for a nature holiday which is easy on the pocket, Munnar is your best bet. Spend your holidays at Munnar and come back totally relaxed.

Tuesday, 5 June 2012


In the present world free time in life is a rare commodity and a great welcome. The job market keeps us busy and stressed 24*7. When one becomes free from job the home front keeps us busy. One really longs for some peaceful time in life. Even the annual leaves are a rare thing to get. Now if at all one acquire some leaves, the headache of searching a destination for holiday. Some people love the beaches and some people love hill stations. To decide between a beach spot and a hill station becomes an ordeal. Let me tell you of a holiday spot   if you are one of the mountain lovers, one of the best choices in India of course other than Himalayas would be kodaikanal, located in the Pallani hills in south India. It is definitely a very personal choice and each place has its part of fun. If you are going to a place with lot of beaches you can be ready with your swimsuits and beach gear, and if you plan for a mountain resort what you would require is a trekking gear. Located in the southern part of India this queen of all hill stations provides you plenty of activities. You can sign up with Club Mahindra holiday and visit Kodaikanal. If you are planning to buy things from Kodaikanal, it is famous for Eucalyptus oil, chocolates and fruits. You can buy this stuff for your family members back home.

Kodaikanal is a popular hill station in Tamil Nadu. It is known as the Princess of all hill stations and is located in the Pallani Hills in Western Ghats. It is 7,200 feet above sea level.  Because of its scenic beauty and serene locale it is a popular destination with honeymooning couples. It can mesmerize you with its beauty.  There are lakes, waterfalls boating facility in the lovely lakes and several other activities which makes it popular with other nature lovers too. Kodaikanal means gift of the forest in the local language. The thick forest, the huge rocks and the lovely lakes makes it a mesmerizing tourist spot. Kodaikanal.

Hotel Club Mahindra Varca Beach Paradise

If you are beach lover and have only seen beaches in some parts of India, you have yet to experience a lot in life; you will be surprised by the sheer beauty of Varca beach located in South Goa. This lovely beach has a serene and calm ambience and lovely white sands stretching for miles. Whether you like water sports or want to soak up the sun Varca is your best bet as it has not just virgin sands, it also offers you delicious sea food.
Varca is a calm and tranquil beach located in south Goa. It is free from the noise and pollution of the North Goa beaches. Varca beach is located just five kilometers away from the popular beach of Benaulim. This is a charming beach resort with all modern facilities. You can enjoy delicious sea food in the quaint beach shacks that serve authentic goan sea food. The shacks offer you good food, nice service and a nice ambience; it is an all in one package of comfort and relaxation. There are several such food shacks that offer you delicious food, good drinks and comfortable service at a reasonable price.

Varca beach is a ten kilometers long isolated beach of pure white sand. This beach is perfect for sun bathing and relaxing in the sun. Varca beach is full of natural beauty with black lava rocks that surround the sand. You can enjoy sun bathing in the large number of sun beds that dot the long beach. You can lounge around in the long beach. Some parts of the beach have wooden fishing boats for the fishermen to bring a fresh haul of fishes. There are several three and five star hotels located behind the beach. You can enjoy the sight of these hotels with lovely gardens and beautiful scenery.

Club Mahindra Family Vacation Yercaud Tourism

Yercaud is located in the Shevaroy hills of the Eastern Ghats in northern Tamilnadu. It is considered as poor man’s Ooty as it is less expensive than Ootacamund. The climate is very pleasant in Yercaud. You don’t need to pack your woollens when going to Yercaud as it doesn’t become very cold. Due to the pleasant climate and beautiful scenery Yercaud is gaining popularity as a tourist place among the locals and outsiders as well. Yercaud in Tamil means lake forest and it so named because of a beautiful lake in its centre and dense forest all around.

Yercaud is famous for its coffee plantations and orange orchards. The forest all around contains different species of flora and fauna. Yercaud is mainly famous for coffee plantations but other plants like guava, jackfruit and spices like black pepper and cardamom also grow here.
The forest area in Yercaud is home to Teak plants, sandalwood and silver oaks. The wildlife in Yercaud is full of bison, deer, foxes, mongoose, squirrels and snakes. The birds found here are bulbuls, kites, swallows and sparrows.

For those who love trekking, there are many trekking spots in and around Yercaud. A summer festival is conducted during the month of May. This show consists of dog shows, flower shows, boating races and fairs.
Yercaud was discovered by the British in the nineteenth century. Many skin care products like natural oils and perfumes are manufactured in Yercaud. The ideal time to visit Yercaud is October to June though you can visit Yercaud throughout the year. You can reach Yercaud by air by taking a flight to Trichy which has an international airport. It is located at a distance of 163 kilometres from Yercaud. The other major airports near Yercaud are Bangalore and Coimbatore. The nearest railway station is in Salem and Yercaud is also accessible by road. Taxis are available from Salem to Yercaud. You can also travel to Yercaud by taking the Tamilnadu state corporation buses.

Friday, 1 June 2012

Whispering Pines Mashobra Tourism

The town of Mashobra is located in Himachal Pradesh. Mashobra is a hill station that is ideal for tourism. It is loved by tourists who are looking for greenery and peace of mind. There is a huge wildlife sanctuary located in Mashobra. Mashobra also has many ancient temples for the religiously inclined tourists. There are many apple orchards in the lovely town of Mashobra that you can visit. You can also visit the colonial style bungalows. The wildlife sanctuary here is home to the rare musk deer. You can view many rare plants and animals here. Club Mahindra has a resort here, which you can visit. Mashobra lies on the road from Shimla to Naldehra. This town is located at a height of 2148 metres above sea level. It is located at a distance of six miles from Shimla church. The complete valley is covered with pine trees and oaks and is ideal for a pleasant walk. The climate of Mashobra is extremely soothing. The Goddess Durga temple in Mashobra is worth visiting and it should be a must visit in your itinerary. This temple has enormous religious significance for the people who follow the Hindu religion. Mashobra is an extremely beautiful hill station and the lovely flora and fauna adds to the charm of Mashobra.

Mashobra also has some very beautiful gardens to visit. Mashobra attracts tourists from the world over. Mashobra is reachable by air, rail and road too. The nearest airport is thirty-seven kilometres away and the nearest railway station is one hundred and two kilometres away. Mashobra is just sixteen kilometres away from Shimla. The whispering pines gables hotel was built by Sir Gilbert Campbell in 1866. Many celebrities have visited this famous resort. Whispering Pines has many luxurious rooms and you can book a room here and enjoy excellent hospitality of the hotel staff.

Poovar Island Resort from Club Mahindra's bouquet of resorts

Poovar Island is a small fishing island located in the Thiruvanathpuram district in God’s own country Kerala. The village has a beautiful beach on one side and backwaters on the other. Poovar Island is located thirty-eight kilometres away from the state capital. Poovar was a trading centre and a port in ancient times. Poovar is still unspoilt and is not overcrowded. The Poovar Island is clean and you get a spectacular view of the sunrise and sunsets. According to popular legend Poovar was actually called stream of flowers by the king Marthand Varma the king of Travancore. The chief attraction of this place is the Neyyar river which is full of floating red Kovala flowers.

Poovar Island is a network of forty-four rivers that flow into the Arabian Sea and is also a network of delta, backwaters and estuaries. The beautiful Kovalam beach is located eighteen kilometres from this village.
Poovar island is located in the south-western tip of India. Kerala is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Asia. Kerala is famous for lush green forests, long stretches of soothing backwaters and exotic wildlife.
Poovar Island is located just fifteen minutes away from Trivandrum, yet far enough not to be affected by the hustle and bustle of city life. It is hidden among lush coconut trees and golden sandy beaches.  Poovar Island resort offers you a truly heavenly experience. 

It allows you to enjoy the vibrant colours of Mother Nature while relaxing yourself with Ayurvedic massages. This beautiful island is total relaxation in the lap of Mother Nature. You can enjoy yourself in the village style cottages or sail and view nature in the boat style cottages. You can enjoy the rustic beauty of Kerala while relaxing in the five-star amenities that the resort boasts of. Poovar Island allows you to enjoy all the beauty that God’s own country has to offer.