Where to go on family holiday in 2016

It’s summer time let the fun begin for the kids. It’s time to plan for a grand summer vacation for your family. So what are your plans? Let us help you with some proper holiday planning which you can visit with your family.

1. Golden Triangle Tour

Jal Mahal at Amer Road
Jal Mahal at Amer Road

The golden triangle tour consists of tourism at three cities in northern India, Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Here is a quick look at the holiday itinerary that you can follow this summer:

Places to see in the golden triangle tour

Delhi is a travelers’ paradise, and so is Jaipur. There are several interesting places to visit in these three cities. For instance, if you start your trip from the capital city of Delhi, you can spend two days in New Delhi to explore the various tourist attractions in the town like the India Gate, Parliament, Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Bahai Temple, Akshardham Temple, CR Park Kali temple, etc.

Visit Agra from Delhi which is just around 4 hours drive on the road. Once you reach Agra, head straight to the loving memorial of Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal will certainly take your breath away with its beauty and purity. Once you have soaked in the beauty of the Taj, you can drive down to Fatehpur Sikri, which is around d 60 km away from the Taj Mahal.

Next, on the trip should be your last stop which is at Jaipur. It is the capital of Rajasthan and also known as the Pink City of the state. There are some beautiful places to visit in Jaipur like the Hawa Mahal and the City Palace, the Amber Fort, which is on top of the hill, and you will get to enjoy a wonderful and amazing elephant safari while traveling up to the fort.

Places to sleep in Golden Triangle

There are several excellent accommodations available for a fulfilling stay; you can stay at Ginger Hotel, Jaipur Marriot or Hotel Shivam Paradise, etc.

In Delhi, you can stay put at Hotel Green Castle, Hyatt Regency, etc and in Agra, you can stay at Wyndham Hotel, Trident Hotel or in Grand Hotel.

Places to shop in golden triangle

In Delhi, you can visit the Chandni Chowk for shopping and also the Delhi Haat. In Jaipur, you can buy from the famous Bapu Bazar and in Agra; there are several street side shops which sell several interesting mementos and souvenirs.

How to plan a trip to Golden Triangle

Well one can explore these 3 amazing cities via train, as government has launched some good ones for travelers but the best medium is to hire a car and plan this trip as a road trip. I will suggest to book Golden triangle tour by car package from Rajputana Cabs which will cost like INR 6000 for three days. Plus also checkout Rajasthan tour by car from Jaipur which includes all the destinations of Golden triangle and some other cities of Rajasthan like Jodhpur, Jaisalmer etc.

2. Jim Corbett

JIM CORBETT

Jim Corbett National Park is the favorite attraction for kids because it will give them the feel of wildlife and natural animal habitat.

Jungle Safari.

When you are visiting the Jim Corbett, you can choose the jungle safari in the jeep or on an elephant ride. That way you can travel to the forest and spot several species of birds and animals.

Outdoor activities

You should also participate in several outdoor activities like river rafting and the angling, mountain biking, rock climbing, slithering or trekking through the jungle walks.

Fishing in Jim Corbett

Go backpacking and sit next to the banks of the Ramganga river and go fishing and angling in the Jim Corbett. It is an enjoyable experience.

Awesome resorts

Want to spend a night near Jim Corbett to soak in the feel of the jungle, do make it a point to book your accommodations in either Corbett Riverside Resort or the Tusker Trail Resort.

3. Kashmir

Kashmir

Kashmir is known as “paradise on earth.” Only when you visit the state of Kashmir will you understand why it refers as paradise on earth The breathtaking beauty of the land simply will blow your mind away.

Srinagar

The summer capital of Kashmir, Srinagar is best known for its beauty spot, the Dal Lake. It’s called the Venice of the East. Stay in a houseboat on Dal Lake to enjoy the surroundings and the real beauty of Kashmir. There is also the Mughal Gardens, which is a must visit during the summer time for its beautiful tulips.

Gulmarg

After two days of Srinagar trip, you can head towards Gulmarg, which has a beauty of its own. It is the hill station of Kashmir and is at the foothills of the western Himalayas. It is also the heartland of the winter sports in India. However, during the summers, Gulmarg is equally beautiful. You can also ride the Gondola in Gulmarg, which is one of the highest in the world and goes through the height of almost 4000 meters.

Trip to Sonmarg

Sonmarg is also known as the Meadow of Gold. It is in the middle of the Kashmir Valley within the Himalayan Glaciers by the name of Kolhoi and the Machoi glaciers. Through Sonmarg runs the largest tributary of Jhelum by the name of Nallah Singh. It is needless to say that it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India.

4. Nainital

Nanital

Nainital, one of the most popular hill stations in India. The hill station derived its name from the Naini Lake, which is a prominent tourist attraction in the Uttaranchal state of India. Such is the popularity of the Naini Lake that Nainital is better known as the Lake District of India. It is a very famous tourist destination, and thousands of domestic and international travelers visit the Hill station throughout the year for leisure and honeymoon trips. The natural beauty and the surrounding Himalayas make it one of the glittering jewels of the Himalayas.

Visit the Nainital Zoo to spot the snow leopard and the steppe eagle which are rare species of animals and are not in any other states of India. If you are looking for a leisure trip close to New Delhi, Nainital can be an ideal destination for a long and pleasurable weekend trip.

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