Monthly Archives: September 2010

Shikhar Travels Museum Tour – Your Date with Indian History and Culture

Museums, libraries, architectural monuments, art galleries, concert halls, bookstores, and film studios – can you guess what these entities have in common? The answer is all these spaces fuel creativity, ignite minds and provide inspiration. In case, you enjoy strolling around such spaces, Shikhar Travels will take you on a date with fascinating history, rich art and culture of India on Shikhar Travels Museum tour.

Delhi – the picturesque capital of India takes pride in being a reservoir of kaleidoscopic art and vibrant culture and history of India and is perhaps the most eclectic fusion of the conservative and the modern. The city also offers renowned, infinitely diverse museums such as National Museum, Rail Museum and Doll Museum.

If you have a keen mind, and passion to explore the esoteric, you would certainly cherish the splendid display of artifacts, painting and sculpture, drawings, prints, photography, architecture and design that reflect the artistic issues of different eras in Delhi Museums. Art and history will come to life in these museums as you will encounter fresh as well age-old talents together and will broaden your understanding of the evolving trends and, traditions of arts, modern as well as contemporary.

On one hand where the largest museum of Delhi, National Museum is the treasure house of India’s glorious past with over 2,00,000 possessions of works of exquisite art, (both of Indian and Foreign origin), Rail Museum is spread across 10 acres of land, and celebrates itself as a rich source of information on 150-years old history of railways in India. Doll Museum is another most visited tourist attraction where you can sight about 6000 dolls collected from over 85 countries; each doll dressed in costume that represent the country and region it comes from.

Delhi’s museums reveal the story of modern India. You would relish the experience of coming across several living portraits during your virtual journey to India’s glorious past on our Museum tour. So, don’t be hesitant anymore and join intellectually stimulating conversations between the traditional and avant garde; the established and the developmental and explore life, history and culture in the city with vibrant soul – Delhi with Shikhar Travels.

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All about A Village Retreat, Gurgaon

Just 20 kms from the business hub of the country – Gurgaon, our resort – A Village Retreat has a classical “Indian Village set up” – spread over acres of land. The resort has an adventurous backdrop, with only rural farms adjoining the resort till as far as the eye can see. We bring to you a new, exciting experience of a camping break set amidst the beautiful, quiet landscape of the Wazirpur Village, Gurgaon.

Spread across lush green lands, are 10 Swiss cottage tents in a serene ambiance so that you can have a relaxed and peaceful holiday. These tents are spacious with attached western toilets and hot water through out.

Our unique dining experience is inspired by the concept of a “Village Chaupal”. Our multi-cuisine restaurant serves best the traditional Indian food – the Indian way!

The adventure park at A Village Retreat is perfect for a family get-away, day picnics, corporate retreats, events and more…It allows groups and individuals to participate in thrilling adventure activities.

Ever tried any of the following?

28 ft high state-of-the-art Climbing Tower

Burma Bridge

Double Rope Bridge

Tyre Crossing

Commando Crawling

High Beam Balance

Rope Ladder

Balance Beam

Bamboo Walk

Mogli Walk

Tarzan Swing

The Obstacle course consists of 13 adventure obstacles beckoning the adventurer within you!

Team Building and other fun activities are all inclusive in your stay at A Village Retreat. Whether you are here for a retreat, conference, reunion, team building or school outing. Some of the activities which you and your group can indulge in are –


Trust Fall

Musical Chair

Australian Trolley

Tent Pitching

River Crossing

Village Hike

Camel Cart Ride

Pottery making

Much More…

Team Bonding is what we offer along with sheer fun…!

As regards to your safety and security, our staff is highly skilled and well trained. All adventure activities are conducted under expert supervision and our instructors are trained from institutes like the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering

So, with open arms, we welcome you to explore the adventurer within at A Village Retreat, Gurgaon.

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Celebrate yourself on Shikhar Travels Ayurveda Tour

You tossed and turned all night… The alarm didn’t go off… You’re late for work… There’s a deadline to meet, but your computer is acting up… Three cups of coffee later, your head still throbs… Your back hurts… Your eyes sting each time you blink… Sounds familiar to you? In case, the answer is Yes, then it’s time to take control of your life and bounce back with new vigor. Indulge in refreshing Ayurvedic make over with Shikhar Travels.
Discover one of the most effective ways to get radiant beauty, healthy and happy life during our Ayurveda tour. Ayurveda is 3000 years old science of living which is based on the fundamental principles of good health and longevity. It has developed a tradition of ancient medicines and system of treatment based in the inherent ability of the body to rejuvenate, heal and restore its natural balance. As the life has been polluted and distorted in the sphere of our daily existence every natural blessings are far away from us. The line of treatment proposed as Rasaayana finds a favourable viable solution to health problems especially from a psychosomatic perspective

Experience the unique features of Ayurveda with various programs. In this tour, we offer full body synchronizing massage. Honour your radiance, gain your inner and outer beauty as our experts give you comprehensive advice on diet and lifestyle. Enter the world of Ayurveda and indulge in ancient beauty treatments as we carefully select and tailor these treatments according to your needs.
Surrender yourself to the divine Ayurvedic experience on our Ayurvedic tour and celebrate your radiance and true beauty.

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