I am interested in wildlife and would like to visit
Kenya to witness the migration. Which is the best park to visit and how much
would a trip for a week cost? Could you also suggest some tour operators who
specialise in wildlife safaris to Kenya?
A good park to visit is Lake Nakuru National Park, the greatest attraction
being the flamingoes. Accommodation is available within the park for about
US $120 per double occupancy, per night. Week long itineraries will cost
approximately US $1,200 per person on twin share plus international airfare.
Tours operators like SOTC and Cox & Kings offer packages to Kenya and
I am scheduled to travel to Fiji on work in April and
would like to stay on for sightseeing? What are its tourist attractions and
what would be the approximate cost of a budget room ?
The tourist attractions of Fiji include the Fiji Museum, Parliament, Handicraft
Centre, Biausevu Waterfall, Sawa-i-Lau Caves. An average budget room accommodation
will cost about AU $50 onwards (on room only basis). For more details log
What are the must-see destinations in Sri Lanka that
can be covered in a week? Could you suggest an itinerary?
The must-visit cities in Sri Lanka are Colombo, Pinnawala, Sirigya, Kandy
and Nuwara Eliya. We recommend two nights in Colombo, en route Pinnawala
Elephant Orphanage and two nights in Sirigya, en route Dambulla, one night
in Kandy, en route Peradaniya and one night in Nuwara Eliya. This tour for
six nights/seven days in three-star hotels will cost approximately US $360
per person on twin share basis. International airfare, visa and other charges
What is the best time to visit Kailash Mansarovar?
Does one require special permits and from where? Are there tour operators
who offer a Kailash Mansarovar package? How much would such a tour cost?
The best time to visit Kailash Mansarovar is June to September. For the
yatra you require a valid passport and a Tibet visa. Tour operators like
Yeti Travels (firstname.lastname@example.org) organise packages with fixed departures
costing about Rs 71,155 per person on twin share, which includes airfare
Delhi/ Katmandu/Delhi on Indian Airlines.
How much would a five-day Greenland cruise cost and
which companies operate such cruises?
The Greenland cruises are for a minimum duration of nine days. This cruise
sails ex-Copenhagen and cost approximately US $2,465 on double occupancy
for an outside cabin. Cruise Scandinavia (based in New York) offers cruises
to Greenland. For more information please log onto www.cruisescandinavia.com
I would like to explore the beaches on the east coast
of India. Which is the best beach for a four-day holiday?
The beach at Puri is one of the finest in India. Puri is washed by the
sea, and embraced by Casuarina - fringed beaches. One of the four holy dhams
of the Hindus, Puri combines the outdoor pleasures of sea and divine beaches
with the religious sentiments of darshan.