plan ahead - February

The Taj Mahal is a mausoleum located in Agra and is one of the most recognisable structures in the world.
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Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in February. Take in the sights of India’s Golden Triangle, experience history and adventure in Muscat, and enjoy the festivities in Venice.

 


India’s Golden Triangle

The pleasant weather in February makes it a good time to visit the northern part of India. A recommended tour is the Golden Triangle, which includes the popular cities of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, so called because of the triangular shape formed by the three cities on the map. The list of attractions is rich and varied in each city, including: Qutab Minar, India Gate, the Rashtrapati Bhavan, and Red Fort in Delhi; one of the wonders of the world – Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Fatehpur Sikri in Agra; and palace tours in Jaipur.


 

Amritsar, India
Distance: 2,385 km
Flight Time: 3 hours, 40 minutes
Frequency: Daily

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Adventure in Muscat, Oman

Muscat is an ideal place to visit during February, and activities and attractions are abundant, both on land and at sea. There are a number of well-preserved cultural heritage sites, as well as dolphin-watching tours, fishing tours, desert safaris, mountain trekking, and other adventurous activities.


 

Muscat, Oman
Distance: 739 km
Flight Time: 1 hour, 20 mins
Frequency: 31 flights a week

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Festivities in Venice

Apart from all the attractions of this wonderful city in Italy, February is also the month of the Venice Carnival, from February 15 until March 4. Party-goers don masks and costumes as they enjoy shows, boat pageants on the canals, costume contests, and musical and cultural nights


 

Venice, Italy
Distance: 4,142 km
Flight Time: 6 hours, 35 minutes
Frequency: Daily

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