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Current Issue: March 2020

Jonathan Stokes


Lonely Planet Magazine India inspires travellers to sample different cultures first-hand, discover new people, and learn fascinating stories about every place.


Here’s a sneak peek:

From unique experiences in MAURITIUS and REUNION ISLAND to shortlisting 21 EASY-VISA DESTINATIONS for the desi traveller, we have everything to help you with your last-minute summer getaway plans. Get ready with Lonely Planet Magazine India’s LAST-MINUTE SUMMER GETAWAYS issue!

This month, explore unique experiences in MAURITIUS, an island with a difference. Maximise the potential of your Indian passport and pick from our list of 21 EASY-VISA DESTINATIONS. Venture beyond the ordinary and find new experiences in ODISHA. Choose your adventure from a plethora of options on REUNION ISLAND, a French overseas territory in the Indian Ocean. And, finally, delve into the mysteries of Serbia’s capital BELGRADE, a city with a personality all its own. 

Stumble onto a whole new world of discoveries with our EXPLORE section. Make the most of your weekends with our planners: Live the rural life in ATHOOR, Tamil Nadu, and indulge in scrumptious foods across KODAIKANAL, Tamil Nadu, AMRITSAR, Punjab and DELHI. We take you on cultural trips across AZERBAIJAN and VIENNA, Austria. Plan a few NIGHTS AT THE MUSEUM. Sink your teeth into Rajasthan’s GHEVAR. Mark the TULIP FESTIVAL in SRINAGAR, JAMMU & KASHMIR, on your calendar. Update yourself with the latest news, views and wonderful ways to discover our planet with MORE REASONS TO GET OUT THERE. 

Our JOURNAL section features stories from the road. Take a glimpse at an artist village in RAGHURAJPUR, ODISHA. We have snapshots from you in YOUR PHOTOS. And, finally, check out the stunning entries for our INSTAGRAM CHALLENGE this month. 

PLUS: We’ve got easy-to-tear-fold-and-carry Mini Guides – immerse yourself in a tropical paradise in HONOLULU, HAWAII; escape to serenity in the NILGIRI HILLS, TAMIL NADU, or experience city life in TOKYO, JAPAN. 

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