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Experience an UltimateHiking
Are you looking to add some thrilling or adventurous journey in your travel diary? Then why not try hiking on most scenic and awe-inspiring glaciers of our planet. Here are a couple of the renowned icy masses of the world that you can browse. If you have curiosity and excitement for such kind of thrills in the midst of nature's spectacular sceneries, then we have a bit of something for you. Pick your selection from these top ice covered climbing attractions around the world and experience an ultimate adventure while strolling on ice.

Hiking Adventure

Glaciers are most astounding marvels of Earth with their sudden changing property of calmness from one point to ruthless at another. For a large number of years, these icy masses have been forming and softening, and have made a portion of the finest places on Earth. Apart from such unpredictable results, people still loving to cover or enter in the world of such magnificent glowing white ice sheets. Such long ice stretches within milky white backdrop and serene air is for sure offered captivating and enchanting experience.

Adventure lovers

Why are you still tightly sitting? Set out on a snowmass to uniquely experience the beauty of ice world. Glaciers far and wide pull in a ton of vacationers consistently and caught the fantasy of adventure lovers in a wide range. If you are one of them and your attention consistently drawn towards such huge ice covered land masses, then we have planned this brief rundown for you with the details of most famous glaciers around the world.

Athabasca Glacier, Canada

Athabasca Glacier, Canada

Are you a big fan of Lake Louise beauty, then you have ideal instruction to head towards South to Jasper to visit most popular glacier of North America. It is a wonderful Glacier covered up inside the rough scene of the world renowned Canadian Rockies. This icy mass spreads crosswise over Jasper National Park extending into the Icefields Parkway. This 6 Km long glacier covers an area of around 2.3 sq miles. It is located within the close proximity of Icefields Parkway, between the scenic locations of Banff and Jasper. Setting out to this icy mass in unequipped or unplanned manner is not prescribed. Athabasca Glacier is popular for a Ice Cubed Glacier adventure and for more thrilling act, one can explore its vastness. Icewalks are operational between May up to October.

Aletsch Glacier, Switzerland

Aletsch Glacier, Switzerland

As a largest glacier of Swiss Alps, Aletsch Glacier is also declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Covering within 120 sq km area, it is a part of Jungfrau-Aletsch Protected region. It is a group of three glaciers which meet each other at Concordia. From this point, the Aletsch proceeds towards the Rhone Valley up to Massa River. One can start his guided hike from Bettmerhorn and closely witness this rewarding area portrayed by 32 snow-clad pinnacles, each 4,000 m tall, offering a mind blowing perspective of the pristine Märjelen lakes. Without any prior experience or expertise one can enjoy this glacier hike from July to October.

Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand

Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand

Feel internally satisfied with your ice walk performance on one of the most popular and fascinating regions of New Zealand's south island. This famous couple of glaciers (Fox and Franz) found on the South island region of New Zealand within the surroundings of Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Site. The Franz Josef is a 12 km (7.5 mi) long and the Fox Glacier is a 13 km long glacier on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island. Both settled at very interesting location towards a green temperate rainforest. While covering such scenic valley, you can also get the chance to enjoy your walk up to the silver-white Waiho River and stunning Trident Falls.

Jostedalsbreen Glacier, Norway

Jostedalsbreen Glacier, Norway

Enjoy your professional guided hiking along a pair of crampons within a wide area of 487 sq km. This 80 km long Jostedalsbreen Glacier is renowned in the category of the largest glaciers of mainland Europe. With more than 50 branches, it offers several hiking trails for thrill seekers. As a part of Jostedalsbreen National Park, glacier covers almost 50% area of the park. You can also combine your hiking trip with the discovery of this National Park. The glacier faces a high rising temperature with changing environmental conditions and results high melting rate. But, the rate of snowfall maintains the balance and still holds the significant amount of ice. The best time of hiking is from May to October.

Lambert Glacier, Antarctica

Lambert Glacier, Antarctica

Now, the time comes to add the world’s largest glacier into the list on the land of Antarctica which is already a home of several spectacular glaciers. Lambert is one of the most popular glaciers of the Earth. For an adventure seekers, it will be a long journey in isolated region of Antarctica. This 60 miles wide and 320 miles long ice mass considered as one of the most important among the study of climate and its changing factors. At longitude of 70 degrees, Lambert drains into Amery Ice Shelf which comprises of rarely found icebergs. It will become more excited to know a maximum of two tourist ships sail to the place in a year.

Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina

Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina

Within an area of 250 sq km, this 30 km long glacier forms the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. It is located in Los Glaciares National Park in southwest Santa Cruz province of Argentina. This major tourist attraction of Argentina is named on its first discoverer ‘Francisco Moreno’. As, most of the glaciers of the world are situated in the region of Antarctica and Patagonia. Similarly, Perito Moreno is one of the three Patagonian glaciers which is under a major topic of discussion or research among glaciologists due to its expandation. You can deeply explore it during a trekking or hiking tour.

Vatnajökull Glacier, Iceland

Vatnajökull Glacier, Iceland

If a country itself has a word ice in its name, then it clearly signifies the cool climatic conditions of the place. Similarly, Vatnajokull surprises you with its huge massive area of 8100 sq km. It covers within around 10% area of the island and which results its calculation among largest glaciers of Europe. With the formation of largest ice cap, this glacier also underneath several active volcanoes (Grimsvotn is one of them). One can also witness the huge amount of icebergs in its glacier lake ‘Jokulsarlon’. It is most voluminous glacier of Iceland, which truly gives an incredible view.

Hubbard Glacier, Alaska

Hubbard Glacier, Alaska

Hubbard Glacier is one of the fast expanding glaciers of North America. It is situated in Yukon territory of Canada in the eastern region of Alaska. It is also popular as a largest tidewater glacier of North America continent. Hubbard Glacier provides a stunning look with its around 122 km long stretching area. According to researchers, one can also witness around 400 years old ice at its foot. Due to its constantly calving off massive icebergs, hiking is not allowed here. Tourists can take a helicopter tour (with special permission) to cover its captivating views.

Siachen Glacier, India

Siachen Glacier, India

Siachen Glacier is located in the extreme northern region near the Indo-Tibet border. It lies at high altitude of 5,400 m within the Karakoram ranges. With its approximate 76 km long length, it is considered as second longest glacier of the world outside the polar regions. Within 270 sq miles area, it is located on Line of Control between India and Pakistan. This vast snow field provides a good mountaineering opportunity, especially who love challenges. At this amazing height, you can also try ice skating, skiing and heli skiing like activities.

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A Day Closer to nature in Iceland

Try some pleasant experience with 'Eco Tour' or a day in the 'lap of nature' where you get the chance to simply admire the nature's beauty. In the low population areas, you can actually get the power to closely appreciate the local flora and fauna of the ideal places of the world. For eco-tourist, it will be a dream opportunity to explore distinctive ecosystems of the earth. This trip to our beautiful nature includes every color from lush jungles, coral reefs, amazing fjords and related parts.

Happy Nature

On this Earth day (April 22, 2016), this coverage of popular green destinations is like a special tribute to our Earth. The top ecotourism destinations will obviously into your buckle list which you want to explore. Here, we also help to present a sustainable model of Eco Tour in front of you. From every corner of the world, we'll offer you a closer feeling whether it's a part of wildlife, glaciers, highest plateaus, camping or treks.

The Amazon Rainforest, Brazil, South America

Amazon Rainforest Brazil South America

Have you familiar with the fact that 'Amazon Rainforest' plays a major role in the good health of our environment as similar to the oxygen carrying function of the lungs in the human body. Amazon Rainforest have the capability to produce around 20% of the total oxygen of our Earth. In the surroundings of world's largest river system, it is like a shelter for thousand birds, mammals and plant species.

Wildlife of Amazon Rainforest

You can amazingly catch the sights and sounds of wildlife with an amazing canopy walk among high treetops. Apart from such sections, the place sounds the ultimate features of adventure and beautiful nightfall with a starlit sky.

Alaska

Cycling in Alaska

Alaska is a great region of snow-covered peaks where you can witness the range of wildlife, especially under the threatened and endangered range. This vast pristine land is like a splendor for nature lovers where you can enjoy the cruising to explore the National Parks and relish the glimpses of whales in the water. The entire region is fully packed with beautiful nature's wonders.

Wilflife of Alaska

With a high rank among protected eco-friendly place, it is also a highly preferable place among environmentalists.



Andaman Islands, India

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman Islands is a perfect green site to behold. This union territory is a group of several tiny islands where different tribes have been residing since ages. Overall, you can pronounce it as a beautiful green world. The place has major insights of clear water, exotic sea creatures, marine lives and other vast sightseeing destinations which attracts the worldwide tourists.

Wildlife of Andaman

Within green surroundings, you can also get the chance to polish your thrilling skills with swimming, snorkeling (also with elephant), diving and several other adventure activities.

Borneo, Malaysia

Borneo Malaysia

Borneo is a world renowned third largest island and biodiverse region. During Borneo Eco tour, you'll get a complete relaxed and peaceful feeling. The place has plenty to captivate in a form of mysterious flora & fauna which you've never seen before. The dense forest trails, hiking terrains, aquatic vistas surely offer you a perfect holiday getaway. Fishing, birdwatching, boating, hiking and elephant riding are the great sources to appreciate the nature's beauty.

Wildlife of Borneo

Borneo is a also a great destination to closely observe the interesting and unique traditions of local people.

Costa Rica, Central America

Costa Rica Central America

Costa Rica is a complete world with rainforests, abundant flora & fauna, volcanoes, beaches, thermal hot springs, sustainable theme parks and relaxing sunsets. With the well balanced natural ecosystem, you can enjoy a beautiful combination of peace and adventure. With the extraordinary nature's wealth, you can pronounce with a name of Rich Coast. You can fully explore the place with your visit at National parks, enjoying the rafting, riding, climbing, diving & hiking like adventure skills within the scenic natural settings.

Wildlife of Costa Rica

With the richness in animal and plant life, you can fully manage your Eco tour and related activities.

Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Islands is a place to get unique swimming experience with sea lions and penguins. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is surely enticing you with the range of featured green areas. This wonderful island is a well protected natural ecosystem which will never wash from your memories. If you've truly a caring perspective towards nature, then the visit to Galapagos Islands is similar to the pilgrimage tour of Mecca.

Wildlife of Galapagos Islands

You surely struck after watching the variation in life at this incredible archipelago. The unique creature of this planet is appreciated with the names of 'Natural World Heritage Site' and 'UNESCO Biosphere Reserve' where you can witness the well preserved precious ecosystems.

Ladakh, India

Leh-Ladakh India

Ladakh, a northern state of India is famous for its sustainable practices, whether it's a part of farming or the ban on plastic use. Within the surroundings of Himalayan mountains, you'll get a glad feel while walk on a moonlike landscape. Here, you can observe a part of great practice among preservation and conservation of heritage, environment and wildlife under a common roof. Ladakh offers you several enchanting views from the pristine beauty of National Parks, sightseeing attractions, peaceful monasteries, mountain landscapes, and a variety of adventure activities.

Natural Attraction of Ladakh

As a complete mind-boggling world, here you can witness the dozen of rare species of plants, animals and birds.

Maldives, South Pacific

Maldives

In the heart of Indian Ocean, Maldives is a popular tropical paradise with the range of picturesque attractions. Currently, it is a balanced and delicate ecosystem, but with the increasing risk of global warming this low lying area is at the risk of underwater. With the ecotourism practices, you can enjoy and helps to preserve the beauty of turquoise lagoons, marine environment and sandy beaches.

Natural Attractions of Maldives

With the respect of green policies, you can enjoy the sustainable development of the place along its ocean and sunset beauty.

Kerala, India

Kerala

Kerala is a famous location of South India, where you easily catch the eco-friendly glimpses everywhere. With the scenic and paradise like beauty, the state is highly ranked among tourism industry. Kerala has its own charm with a gentle rhythm of rivers, coastal surroundings and Western Ghats.

Natural Attractions of Kerala

With the well balanced use of natural resources, you can also enjoy the exotic massage therapies, cruise ride on the backwaters, tea plantation, wildlife photography, trekking, grasslands and related exciting adventure activities through the lush greenery.

Kenya, Africa

Kenya Africa

Kenya is an enchanting site situated in the heart location of Africa. With the well flourished flora and fauna, you can closely witness the beautiful maintained ecosystem of the place. Even the locals have the complete consciousness about the maintenance of their ecosystem and they equally participate in the conservation of natural resources.

Wildlife of Kenya

In the dense greenery of Africa, the enchanting wildlife safaris are a great way to closely witness this exotic world. Such African wilderness surely provides you many unforgettable moments.

Eco-tour with Antilog Vacations

The integrity, maintenance and beauty of such places offer them a unique platform in world renowned biodiversity. With the great ecological diversity, you can get the knowledge about the threatened species and blessed extraordinary natural resources. With the green travel, we also get the knowledge about the preservation of such unspoiled parts of the earth.

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Weekend Gateways From Metro Cities in India
After a long schedule of complete busy week, a short break or weekend holiday is a necessity of healthy body and mind. This small excursion of one or two days is an exciting idea to stay young, healthy and energetic away from the stress of routine life. Even the condition is well suitable for the metropolitan citizens from where, you can select a possible getaway to explore the amazing sites.
Best Weekend Gateways in India

For such recreational trips, you don't need long planning or packing. You've to just simply make your mind to treat yourself from a long list of interesting options where you can perform thrilling adventures, exploration of natural attractions, taste the mouth-watering delicacies and shopping of unique specialties.


If you are in Bangalore:

Weekend Gateways from Banglore

Make a perfect utilization of your weekend time with the tour of some exciting weekend getaways. It is a time when you can re-energizes yourself and rejoins your childhood memories. For spending a perfect weekend break in Bangalore, the twin capital city has a wide range of options. You can beautifully appreciate the nature's beauty and historical allures away from the hustle and bustle of the city.


Wayanad (6.5 hours, 273 kms)

Wayanad Weekend Gateway from Bangalore

Wayanad is one of the prettiest options for your weekend breakouts from Bangalore. On the border of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Wayanad offers you a beautiful green surroundings, hilly ranges, spice plantations, trekking options, wildlife and numerous beautiful sceneries to refresh your senses. In the midst of Western Ghats mountains, this popular place is famous for the yield of cash crops.

Hill station & Wildlife Gateway from Bangalore

Type: Hill Station & Wildlife
Not to miss: Wildlife, Rivers & Lakes, Hills & Valleys
Perfect for: Family, Friends & Honeymooners
Best Time: Throughout the year

Coorg (5.5 hours, 267 kms)

Coorg Weekend Gateway from Bangalore

For lush greenery, peace, solitude and best options of adventure activities, Coorg ('Scotland of India') is a perfect destination. The stunning landscapes, fascinating waterfalls, misty mountains and amazing wildlife are perfect to plan a weekend holiday whether you are looking for a visit with your friends or with family. It will be your wonderful weekend idea due to pleasant climatic conditions throughout the year. This nature's blessed location with heavenly beauty is best suitable to forget the entire worries of life.

Hillstation & Wildlife Gateway from Bangalore

Type: Hill Station & Wildlife
Not to miss: Wildlife, Rivers & Lakes, Hills & Valleys
Perfect for: Family, Friends & Honeymooners
Best Time: Throughout the year

Ooty (6 hours, 265 kms)

Ooty Weekend Gateway from Bangalore

Ooty is one of the famous destinations among popular honeymoon spots of India. At a high altitude of 2242 m, this marvelous hill station is highly preferable for enjoying the real benefits of fresh atmosphere. You'll self feel a wonderful change in the clean and clear climate of Ooty. This beautiful city of South India has a pristine set up in the lap of the nature. You'll get the amazing views of nature in a form of dense forest, mountains, tea gardens and sprawling grasslands.

Hill Station Gateway from Bangalore

Type: Hill Station
Not to miss: Hills & Valley, Rivers & Lakes, Trekking
Perfect for: Family, Friends & Honeymooners
Best Time: Throughout the year

Chikmagalur (5.5 hours, 250 kms)

Chikmagalur Weekend Gateway from Bangalore

The beautiful coffee land of Karnataka is one of the perfect weekend destinations from Bangalore. At the foothills of Mullayanagiri hills, the green valleys of Chikmagalur surely attract you along the pleasant weather conditions of the place. The beautiful city ranks at top popular among the searches of trekkers, travellers and tourists. The city has several examples of Dravidian style architecture including, temples, Mosque and Cathedrals. In the serene environment, you'll feel a re-energizing sense with the pleasing treat of natural beauty and relaxing ambiance.

Hill Station Gateway from Bangalore

Type: Hill Station
Not to miss: Wildlife, Hills & Valleys, Trekking
Perfect for: Family, Friends & Honeymooners
Best Time: Throughout the year

Mysore (3.5 hours, 145 kms)

Mysore Weekend Gateway from Bangalore

The royal city, Mysore has the wonderful blend of traditional and modern attractions. At the foothills of Chamundi Hills, it is one of the popular South Indian holiday spots. Mysuru or Mysore is popular due to its rich past, palaces, ornate temples, cultural attractions, gardens, Zoo, galleries, silk, Ayurveda, bustling markets and local delicacies. With the range of multiple attractions, the place has exceptional weather conditions throughout the year.

Historical Gateway from Bangalore

Type: Historical
Not to miss: Heritage
Perfect for: Family & Friends
Best Time: Throughout the year

If you are in Chennai:

Weekend Gateways from Chennai

Chennai is one of the most lovable tourist spots where you'll get the huge options about to pick a favorable one for your weekend fun. If you want to escape from your world, then this city offers you numerous options from its tranquil natural attractions, adventure sports and heritage sites. Surely, it will be your one of the best holidays ever, no matter whether it is for a small span of time.

Yelagiri (5 hours, 229 kms)

Yelagiri Weekend Gateway from Chennai

Feel yourself lost in the charming neighbourhood of the magical Yelagiri. In Vellore district, this hill station has a range of landmarks which offers the relaxing treat along the beauty of tranquility and solitude. In this dreamlike location, you can enjoy boating, walking, sightseeing, thrilling activities and several picturesque attractions.

Romantic Gateway from Chennai

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Hills & Valley, Rivers & Lakes, Trekking
Perfect for: Family & Friends
Best Time: Nov-Feb

Pondicherry (4 hours, 169 kms)

Pondicherry Weekend Gateway from Chennai

Pondicherry is a quiet and clean city, popular due to the past French colony and peaceful sea attractions. Till the date, the city provides you an international vibe of French culture. This popular weekend getaway has famous Sri Aurobindo Ashram, multitude of Ayurvedic healthcare centres, religious attractions (Notre Dame des Anges, Sacred Heart Basilica, Our Lady of Immaculate Conception) and well known ancient architecture.

Romantic Gateway from Chennai

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Beaches & Heritage
Perfect for: Family, Friends & Honeymooners
Best Time: Oct-Jan & Apr-Jun

Kanchipuram (3 hours, 74 kms)

Kanchipuram Weekend Gateway from Chennai

Kanchipuram is one of the glorious weekend breakouts which provides a wonderful display of religious and historical sites along with a combination of entertaining activities. This popular silk city is famous for culture and civilization along a large number of ancient temples. This old city along its ancient architecture provides you sightseeing and bird watching like options.

Religious Gateway from Chennai

Type: Religious
Not to miss: Temples, Heritage
Perfect for: Family
Best Time: Oct-May

Mahabalipuram (3 hours, 56 kms)

Mahabalipuram Weekend Gateway from Chennai

World Heritage Listed, Mahabalipuram has a major importance among worldwide tourists. The people come here to closely observe the ancient archaeological wonders. The place has several treasures for you. One can beautifully catch the attractions of religious sights, Sculpture Museum, Cave Temple, Windswept Shore Temple and neighbouring villages for water sports and rejuvenating spa treatments.

Religious Gateway from Chennai

Type: Religious
Not to miss: Heritage, Religious, Beaches
Perfect for: Family & Friends
Best Time: Nov-Mar

Pulicat (2 hours, 60 kms)

Pulicat Weekend Gateway from Chennai

In the Thiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu, Pulicat is a gorgeous place with Bird Sanctuary, Beach, Fort and Church like attractions. The tourists visit this small seashore town to enjoy the beach activities, water sports and bird watching like prominent activities. The scenic Pulicat lake is considered as a second biggest brackish water lake of India.

Nature Lover Gateway from Chennai

Type: Natural attraction
Not to miss: Beach activities, Flamingos
Perfect for: Family & Friends
Best Time: Oct-Mar

If you are in Delhi:

Weekend Gateways from Delhi

From the pace of this highly populated metropolitan capital city, you surely wants a relaxing break. From this vibrant cultural melting-pot, you can discover the range of popular tourist attractions to enjoy a different taste away from the routine schedule.

Lansdowne (6 hours, 254 kms)

Lansdowne Weekend Gateway from Delhi

If you totally fed-up from the busy life schedule of Delhi then get ready on the route to beautiful hill station Lansdowne. This pristine hill station provides the mystical and breathtaking views under the perfect setup of Indian Army. The selection of Lansdowne for your weekend refreshing break means a step closer to eco-friendly tourism where you can enjoy mountaineering, walk, jungle safaris and trekking. At a high altitude of 1706 m, this unspoiled Himalayan beauty is surrounded by the snow covered peaks, pine and oak trees, away from the human activities.

Romantic Gateway from Delhi

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Hills & Valleys
Perfect for: Family, Honeymooners, Friends
Best Time: Throughout the year

Jaipur (5 hours, 268 kms)

Jaipur Weekend Gateway from Delhi

Jaipur is a popular attraction for worldwide tourists. This beautiful city has unique shades from hills, lakes, magnificent forts, royal palaces and attractive monuments. With these architectural marvels, the 'Pink City' has the great factors which provides you a proud feel. With Agra and Delhi, Jaipur completes the Golden Triangle of Indian Tourism. During your weekend break, you can explore the rich heritage and culture of Jaipur along the attractive charm of the local sightseeing.

Historical Weekend Gateway from Delhi

Type: Historic
Not to miss: Heritage
Perfect for: Family
Best Time: Oct-Mar

Agra (4 hours, 210 kms)

Agra Weekend Gateway from Delhi

The prideful symbol of 'Taj Mahal' in Agra makes it a popular site. Along with such wonder, Agra includes a list of three UNESCO World Heritage Sites including, Agra Fort & Fatehpur Sikri. With the Mughal art, history, culture and architecture there is a unique romance in the air of Agra. On the bank of the River Yamuna, this Mughal City becomes your perfect weekend getaway. This international holiday destination has amazing progress along with the combination of a glorious past.

Historic & Romantic Gateway from Delhi

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Heritage
Perfect for: Family & Friends
Best Time: Oct-Mar

Bharatpur (4 hours, 198 kms)

Bharatpur Weekend Gateway from Delhi

Bharatpur is a Royal land of Indian Maharajas in Rajasthan state. This famous getaway has its own significance with the heroic tales of bravery and ancient architectures of forts and palaces. With the wide attractions of Mughal and Rajput architecture, the place has a unique charm of Bharatpur National Park or Keoladeo Ghana National Park. Under UNESCO World Heritage Listed, this Bird Sanctuary is a home of different species of birds, reptiles and amphibians. It will be like a dream location if you are birds or nature lover. Overall, the city has a complete entertainment zone for family and friends.

Wilflife Lover Gateway from Delhi

Type: Wildlife
Not to miss: Heritage, Wildlife
Perfect for: Family
Best Time: Nov-Feb

Mathura & Vrindavan (3 hours, 161 kms)-

Mathura & Vrindavan Weekend Gateway from Delhi

In the attractive ambience of Mathura & Vrindavan, there is a unique charm of bhagti and devotion. On the bank of River Yamuna, both the holy cities have a long list of big and small Lord Krishna & Radha temples, shrines, kunds and ghats. Along with the major sites of pilgrim attractions, the worldwide people visit here on the special occasions of Holi and Janmashtmi (Lord Krishna's birthday). In the vibrant surroundings of Mathura & Vrindavan, you self feels some magical charm away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Religious Gateway from Delhi

Type: Religious
Not to miss: Temples
Perfect for: Family
Best Time: Oct-Mar

If you are in Kolkata:

Weekend Gateways from Kolkata

The appealing attractions of Kolkata and its neighbourhood have an intriguing number of sites to offer a relaxing weekend. With the various blends of cultural and artistic view, you'll feel a poetic sense in the mystical breeze. The place offers you every beautiful shade of natural colors with the combination of sun, sea, sand, historic, cultural and related attractions.

Digha (5 hours, 181 kms)

Digha Weekend Gateway from Kolkata

Digha is a wonderful family spot to enjoy a pleasant weekend. The place has varied tourist attractions with a magnificent range of beaches, temples, museums, sea resorts and research centers. Digha's beautiful scenery is best suitable for all age group members, where you can witness the vast area within a form of pristine or untouched beauty.

Romantic Gateway from Kolkata

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Beaches, Water activities
Perfect for: Family, Friends
Best Time: Jun-Mar

Talasari Beach (5 hours, 170 kms)

Talasari Beach Weekend Gateway from Kolkata

The pristine, serene and spectacular panorama of Talasari Beach is perfect to get the refreshing senses during a weekend getaway. This virgin beach in Odisha district has a range of options within the surroundings of palm, coconut and cashew trees. Here, you can capture the rhythmic mood of nature with the melodic touch of golden sands, greenery and sea. At this fisherman's paradise, you can enjoy leisure walks, boating and relaxing moments while watching the beautiful scenery of nature.

Romantic Gateway from Kolkata

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Beaches, Rivers & Lakes
Perfect for: Family, honeymooners
Best Time: Oct-Dec, Feb

Bakkhali (4 hours, 139 kms)

Bakkhali Gateway from Kolkata

Bakkhali is a small beach town on the West Bengal coast, which has the perfect setup for weekend joy. This popular getaway provides you the opportunity to enjoy the beach walk, boat ride, cycling and nature attractions. In Bakkhali, you can experience the beach haven on foot within a company of your friends or beloved one and get the wonderful collection of lifelong memories.

Romantic Gateway from Kolkata

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Beaches, Water sports
Perfect for: Friends, Honeymooners
Best Time: Oct-Mar

Sundarbans (4 hours, 125 kms)

Sundarbans Weekend Gateway from Kolkata

The beautiful attraction of silent charm which lies under UNESCO World Heritage Site will be your outstanding weekend getaway. A visit to Sundarbans means, you'll get the interaction of nature's simplicity and inspiring flora and fauna. With a great action of ecological balance, this wildlife sanctuary plays a major role in preserving the species of Royal Bengal Tigers and spotted deer.


Type: Nature & Wildlife
Not to miss: Rivers & lakes, Wildlife
Perfect for: Family
Best Time: Sep-Mar

Chandannagar (2 hours, 45 kms)

Chandannagar Weekend Gateway from Kolkata

In the Hoogly District, this significant small town has several historical attractions. While exploring the colorful history of the place, you get the discovery about the foreign influences because, Chandan Nagar was firstly under the rule of Nawabs then after the French Government. In the pretty surroundings, you'll feel a sense of calmness & relax and you can collect the handful knowledge about the bit of past.

Type: Religious
Not to miss: Heritage, Rivers & lakes
Perfect for: Family
Best Time: Oct-Feb

If you are in Mumbai:

Weekend Gateways from Mumbai

Mumbai, a 'City of Dreams' is popular due to its vibrant attractions. With the busy schedule, Mumbai is a city which never sleeps. So, if you want to spend a day out of track, means a couple of hours in the lap of nature then must select a destination from this list of popular weekend getaways.

Mahabaleshwar (6 hours, 229 kms)

Mahabaleshwar Weekend Gateway from Mumbai

To catch the captivating beauty of Mahabaleshwar, you've to visit Satara district. This popular hill station is located in the Western Ghats within the surroundings of waterfalls, dense forests, hills, valleys, serene lakes and ancient temples. Along with such charming view of nature's beauty, the place is renowned for its beautiful strawberry farms. This highest hill station of Western India has a balanced fusion of modernity and old world charm. Don't miss out the enchanting morning and golden sunrise of the place.

Religious Gateway from Mumbai

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Hills & Valleys
Perfect fr: Family, Friends, Honeymooners
Best Time: Oct-Jun

Kamshet (3 hours, 102 kms)

Adventure Lover Gateway from Mumbai

Are you want to play some exciting and thrilling sports during your weekend break then Kamshet, in Pune district is actual paradise for you. Within the surroundings of Western Ghats, the natural scenery and fresh breeze of Kamshet welcomes every adventure junky. With the world-class Paragliding facilities, the place has endless beauty in a form of sunflower and paddy fields. Here, you can also explore the village attractions, muddy huts, temples, caves and hills.

Kamshet Weekend Gateway from Mumbai

Type: Adventure
Not to miss: Nature, Adventure activities
Perfect for: Friends
Best Time: Oct-Jun

Alibagh (4 hours, 92 kms)

Alibagh Weekend Gateway from Mumbai

Alibagh is a popular weekend getaway due to its mesmerizing weather and dense greenery. In the Raigarh district, Alibagh has a long list of popular spots within the great combination of beaches, temples, forts and forests. It is a famous romantic getaway for Mumbai and Puna folks where you'll get an enchanting and relaxing feel. The sandy beaches, clean water, fresh air and the entire natural settings of this coastal town surely spellbound you.

Romantic Gateway from Mumbai

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Beaches, Water activities
Perfect for: Friends, Family
Best Time: Nov-Mar

Lonavala / Khandala (3 hours, 84 kms)

Lonavala & Khandala Weekend Gateway from Mumbai

The majestic looks and pleasant ambience of Lonavala / Khandala makes them popular weekend getaways. The glittering lakes, waterfalls and overall bewitching experience must be soulful for you. These nature's gifted attractions have dense greenery, caves, lakes, waterfalls, forts and other charming sites for your memorable visit. Lonavala / Khandala are highly selected hill stations due to appealing hiking and trekking like activities.

Romantic Gateway from Mumbai

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Hills & Valleys, Trekking, Rivers & lakes
Perfect for: Family, Friends, Honeymooners
Best Time: Throughout the year

Matheran (3 hours, 83 kms)

Matheran Weekend Gateway from Mumbai

Matheran is a wonderful place to enjoy the weekend break away from the hustle and bustle of the city. In the Raigad district, Matheran's gorgeous beauty along the pleasant weather is available throughout the year. In the Eco sensitive region, you'll feel a complete tranquility due to the ban of the automobiles entry inside the town. This one of the picturesque location, which offers a relaxing calm to your soul and eyes. In this green surroundings, you can explore the lakes, parks, medicinal herbs and worship areas.

Romantic Gateway from Mumbai

Type: Romantic
Not to miss: Hills & Valleys, Trekking
Perfect for: Family, Friends, Honeymooners
Best Time: Throughout the year


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