Whether it's Europe or Ladakh you want to head to, pack your bags for the holidays

WOW, Women on Wanderlust, the women’s travelling group is organizing a 12-day tour of East Europe with Austria. The tour covers Prague, Kutna Hora, Bratislava, Budapest, Zagreb, Ljubljana, Salzburg, Melk and Vienna. The tour is filled with viits to historical sites, visit to the beer hall for an original Budweiser, from where it started, walking tours to castles, cruise lunches. Take in Gothic architecture, roadside cafes. Soak in the hot springs of Budapest. Visit a national park and go hiking, visit palaces and museums and more.

The cost per person on twin share is Rs. 1,39,000. Single occupancy surcharge is Rs. 20,000. All documents/passports need to be sent latest by March 25.

WOW is also organizing a six-day tour of Ladakh, from June 23 to 28. The tour will include a visit to the Shanthi Stupa at Leh, Thiksey Monastery, Shey Palace, Sindhu Ghat, Stok Palace Museum and Hemis Monastery. On the cards is a visit to Pangong Lake located at an altitude of 14,500 ft., some two-thirds of which lies on the other side of the Indo-China border. You also get to visit Sangam, the confluence of Indus and Zanskar Rivers, Temple of Guardians in Spituk monastery, revered by Hindus as Kali Mandir. There’s a drive to Khardung-La, the highest motorable pass in the world.

The package costs Rs. 26,000 per person on twin share. Single occupancy surcharge is Rs. 10,000. There’s an Early Bird offer. If you pay by May 1, you pay Rs. 24,000.

For further details call Sumitra Senapaty, WOW founder on 0-98916-55054. Or check www.wowsumitra.com.