The ancient Nalanda University located in the state of Bihar, India has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Nalanda site consists of the archaeological remains of a monastic and scholastic institution dating from the 3rd century BC to the 13th century AD.
All of us at Sacred Dot Tours congratulate CGH Earth Hotels for being selected in the final list for world legacy awards by National Geographic in partnership with ITB Berlin. It is a testament to their core values of Clean Green and Healthy, which they have not only upheld but continue to lead.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has announced the official opening of St. Regis Mumbai. The St. Regis Mumbai, the country’s tallest hotel tower includes 395 well-appointed guest rooms including 27 suites, and 39 residential suites catering to the extended stays. Dining includes – Indian, Japanese, Pan Asian and European in the Hotel’s 4 specialty #restaurants and the highest bar and nightclub in the country.
From 01st April 2016, entrance charges for 32 World Heritage Monuments have been revised from INR 250 to INR 500. The entry fee at 116 centrally protected and ticketed monuments under Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has been enhanced and revised by the Ministry of Culture (MoC). #TravelNews
The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai did something that we wish every airport would emulate. They introduced ‘Animal Assisted Therapy’ in the form of three loveable, friend and trained Golden Retrievers. #Travel #AirTravel #WaitingHours
Air India Check-in 3hrs Prior to departure time. India’s national carrier requests that due to enhanced security that is in effect people are requested to check-in 03hrs prior to their flight. This is due to the fact that passengers/baggage may have to go through more stringent checks. #TravelNews #AirIndia
The Paradesi Synagogue in Kochi, India now open on FRIDAYS Please note that the Jewish Synagogue in Kochi will now be open to visitors on Fridays. The timings are from 1000hrs to 1300hrs only. So if you are sightseeing in #Kochi on a Friday, we recommend that you start your visit here.
#TravelNews : Air India connects New Delhi to San Francisco From 02nd December, 2015 Air India will launch its special service from Delhi to San Francisco using Boeing 777-200LR (long range) aircraft.