ISBN 9788189449032,Outlook Traveller Getaways - 101 Pilgrimages

Outlook Traveller Getaways - 101 Pilgrimages




Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788189449032

ISBN-10 8189449036


Number of Pages 1050 Pages
Language (English)

Travel Guides

A single book with comprehensive, information-driven and user-friendly presentation of the chief sites of pilgrimage for Hindus, with a section on popular multi-faith destinations across the country Detailed coverage of some of the greatest yatras ever undertaken, including in-depth features on both routes of the Kailash-Manasarovar Yatra Sections on the Jyotirlingas, the Panchabhoota Shivasthalas, the 6 sacred abodes of Subrahmanya, kshetras where holy rivers are born, and sites associated with some of India?s foremost saints Amazing insights into the rich heritage of mythology, history and architecture all over India Reviews of hotels with key focus on affordable mid-range option; recommendations from the writers on where to find clean rooms, linen and bathrooms, but it in bustling metros or little villages A handy compilation of other things you can see, do and experience while in your destination How to prepare and what to pack while on a yatra, fares and packages, timings ( of bhog too!). Festival calendars, temple telephone numbers, route guides, Fact Files, information on everything from how to deal with altitude sickness to where you will find vegetarian food? and much more