Trek to Mahavtar Babaji Cave in Dunagiri Mountain

A trip to Mahavtar Babaji cave was always on the cards since the time we had read ‘Autobiography of a Yogi’ book by Shri. Paramhansa Yogananda. Our plan was to visit Rishikesh to attend a kirtan by Shri. Krishna Das, a disciple of Shri Neem Karoli Baba of Kainchi Dham. We kept the itinerary open for our first proper winter trip (December end) and were … Continue reading Trek to Mahavtar Babaji Cave in Dunagiri Mountain

Royal Rajasthan Circuit

Welcome to Astral Trips’ Royal Rajasthan Circuit. Indulge in history by visiting the forts and palaces of Jaipur and Jodhpur with personal guides by your side. Follow this up with a visit to the sand dunes in Jaisalmer where you engage in sand sports and camel safaris, the nights spent in star gazing listening to the local folk music and watching folk dance. The tour … Continue reading Royal Rajasthan Circuit

Astral Trips – “Safe Travel Zone”

Presenting the new way of travel, Astral Trips’ “Safe Travel Zone”. A solution for all the insecurities and reservations you are feeling right now as you start planning your workations and staycations. With the states and few countries opening up for Tourism, it is time to do end to end smart planning with flexible booking options, premier accommodations, safe and sanitized vehicles, well informed drivers … Continue reading Astral Trips – “Safe Travel Zone”

5 Ways how travel will change permanently

In the previous article, I mentioned that globally, tourism will change in a big way. But what does that mean for the Indian hospitality industry? What measures will it take or has to opt for if they want to thrive in the current environment? Hygiene & Sanitation Thanks to Covid, a major area that will be focused on is the hygiene aspect, not just in … Continue reading 5 Ways how travel will change permanently

A perspective on post-covid travel

A virus set us back in many ways, one of which is economically where the biggest hit has been taken by the entire travel industry including airlines, hotels, vehicle service providers and homestays. This industry runs into millions for every economy and is bread and butter for every single person attached to the industry. So, will this industry revive? If yes, then when? I have … Continue reading A perspective on post-covid travel

Sea Turtles of Galapagos Islands

Hello! I am the sea turtle, living in a whole different world beneath the surface of the ocean in the Galapagos Islands. The sunlight breaking across the turquoise water, moss covered rocks, and colorful coral around, me and my family gracefully live our life in the water. And we are not afraid of humans. Because we are one of the protected species so we welcome … Continue reading Sea Turtles of Galapagos Islands

5 Beach Destinations along the West Coast of India

Most of us are a fan of beaches and look forward to every opportunity to escape the city to the beautiful shores lined with palm trees. India is blessed with an amazing coastal region and provides good scope for us to plan these beach escapades by opting for anything from a weekend getaway to a week long vacation. Following are some of the most sought … Continue reading 5 Beach Destinations along the West Coast of India

Sri Lanka Itinerary

Sri Lanka Group Tour Itinerary (8 Days / 7 Nights) Introduction   Explore pristine beaches, ancient cave temples, world’s best train ride, tea plantations, wildlife safari, local food, shopping and more in Sri Lanka. Day 1 Arrive in Colombo International Airport. We will be straightaway proceeding to the city of Dambulla to explore the following places. Dambulla Royal Cave temple – As the Golden Temple … Continue reading Sri Lanka Itinerary