Travel in India

Happy Diwali 2015

TripOrTrap family wishes you a very joyful, prosperous and blessed Diwali. May the warmth of festivities enlighten the truth and Goodness among all of us!

Happy Diwali 2015 to all travelers, followers, wanderlust, associates and partners of TripOrTrap.com

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Happy Diwali 2015

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Book Tickets for Taj Mahal & Humayun’s Tomb online

To Automate the system of Issuing Tickets for the entry to Taj Mahal & Humayun’s Tomb, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI)  has initiated the E-ticket option with the association of Ministry of Culture & IRCTC.

Book a Visit to Taj Mahal & Humanyun's Tomb Online

Book a Visit to Taj Mahal & Humanyun’s Tomb Online

The Link to Book E-ticket is Here.

This move will not only curb the black marketing of issued ticket from the ticket windows but also, will help ASI to curb the visits of tourists to reduce the load on these architectures.

Just for the information, here are the fees being charged:-

Entry Fee for Taj Mahal, Agra

  • Indian Visitors : INR 20/-
  • Citizen of SAARC and BIMSTEC countries : INR 510.00
  • Other Foreign Visitor : INR 750/-
  • Free entry : Children below 15 years
BIMSTEC Countries

List of BIMSTEC Countries

List of SAARC countries

List of SAARC countries

Entry Fee for Humayun’s Tomb, New Delhi

  • Free entry : Children below 15 years
  • Citizens of India and visitors of SAARC and BIMSTEC Countries – INR 10 per head.
  • Other Foreign Visitor : INR 250/-

Although tourists can buy tickets from the existing counters, this facility will reduce the long queues to buy tickets.

Have a Pleasant Trip!

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The Himalayas from 20,000 ft in the first ultra HD footage

Teton Gravity Research released the first ever ultra HD footage of The Himalayas. The Footage has been captured from 20,000 Ft above the most advanced gyro-stabilized camera system in the world.

The vimeo update by the Teton Gravity Research states :

The aerial cinema experts at Teton Gravity Research release the first ultra HD footage of the Himalayas shot from above 20,000 ft. with the GSS C520 system, the most advanced gyro-stabilized camera system in the world. Filmed from a helicopter with a crew flying from Kathmandu at 4,600 ft. up to 24,000 ft. on supplemental oxygen, these are some of the most stable, crisp, clear aerial shots of these mountains ever released, which include Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, and Lhotse.

Hope you all will as much thrilled to watch the footage as we are!

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Happy New Year 2015

Happy New Year 2015 to each one of you by TripOrTrap Family! 2014 has been an awesome year for us where we started our website with a preview to provide a platform for Real Travellers to Read Hotel Reviews, Share their Travel Experience and Go to various place of India. We hope that 2015 is going to be much more brighter and exciting for us and our users.

HNY 2015

HNY 2015

In the end, we wish health, Luck and fortune to each one of you.

Keep Travelling, Keep Following TriporTrap.com!

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Travel in India

NTES- the Official website of Indian Railways for Status of Trains Affected Due to Fog

NATIONAL TRAIN ENQUIRY SYSTEM (NTES) is the official platform by Centre For Railway Information Systems to provide the Live updates to public about expected Arrival/Departure of trains, train schedule information, information about cancelled trains, diverted trains at major stations.

National Train Enquiry System- the official website by Indian Railways

National Train Enquiry System- the official website by Indian Railways

The website Link is here

Fog affected trains of Indian Railway Link 

Details of Fog affected Trains of Indian Railways

Details of Fog affected Trains of Indian Railways

Android App Link is here

Windows 8.1 Link is here

We, at TriporTrap, wish you all a successful journey and travellers should use these tools to get timely and reliable information related to status of trains affected due to Fog this Winter.

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Snapshot of IRCTC Cancellation Rules for e-tickets

The e- tickets are booked and cancelled through IRCTC site and the refund of fare is credited to the customer’s account after deducting the applicable Service charges and taxes.

Cancellation of e-Tickets after the preparation of Reservation charts:-

Clause Time Before Scheduled Departure of train AC First Class/ Executive Class AC 2 Tier / First Class AC 3 Tier/   AC Chair car/ AC 3 Eco Sleeper Class Second Class
A More than 48 hrs 120 100 90 60 30
B 48 hrs to 6 hrs^ 25% 25% 25% 25% 25%
C less than 6 hrs* 50% 50% 50% 50% 50%
^subject to a minimum of the cancellation
charge referred to in clause(a)
*subject to a minimum of the cancellation
charge referred to in clause(a)

For Brief Insight, Travellers can check this Link and for detailed procedures realted to Refund Rules, Click Here

(P.S: The information provided above has been scrutinized with great care, However, please refer to rules provided on the IRCTC site, which get changed from time to time.)

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Mashable compiled iPhone 6 – keynotes in 90 seconds

For Our Blog Followers,

For everyone who missed Apple Inc Unveiled Watch, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus yesterday, here’s all that happened, summarized just for you in 90 seconds!

Apple iPhone 6 Keynotes in 90 Seconds

Recommended:

A brief look at the milestones that led to the launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 plus

(YouTube Channel Mashable:  the leading independent news site for all things tech, social media, and internet culture.)

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