announces top travel deals for Independence Day

Written by Businesswire India | New Delhi, July 30: | Updated: Jul 31 2008, 15:33pm hrs, India's best source for online travel specials, released its list of the top travel deals for the upcoming Independence Day holiday. Travelers can find great deals and save up to 50% of regular rates for the holiday weekend. To see Tripmelas top travel deals for Independence Day, visit

With the Independence Day holiday falling on a Friday, lots of people are going to be looking for great travel deals for the long weekend, said Jared Blank, CEO of Tripmela, Inc. Weve found that you can still save up to 50% on weekend getaways from Delhi, short trips from Mumbai, or quick break from Chennai. Even if you dont live near one of the metros, you can still save for the upcoming weekend.

Some of Tripmelas top Independence Day travel deals include:

Flights to Metros Airfares have been very low this summer, and the Independence Day holiday weekend is no exception, even if you are booking with little advance notice. IndiGo and Deccan have Rs 500 fares from Hyderabad to Chennai, Bangalore to Hyderabad and Chennai. SpiceJet and GoAir are offering fares under Rs 500 each way from Mumbai to Ahmedabad and Mumbai to Delhi to Jammu.

Packages to Goa Goa has become increasingly popular with Monsoon season tourists, and tour operators are offering great bargains to lure travelers to the beaches. For Independence Day, Yatra is promoting a 4-day air and hotel package from Mumbai for just Rs 9,477 per person. Flights from other cities are available for just a small additional fee.

Free Fuel with Stay at Ginger Hotel Cleartrip is offering free fuel vouchers with each night reserved at a Ginger Hotel across India. Spend 2 nights at a hotel and get a voucher worth Rs 1000 for fuel. Ginger has locations in great holiday destinations such as Bhubaneswar, Mysore and Pondicherry.

All of these offers plus many more can be viewed on Tripmelas special page for Independence Day deals at

About Tripmela Inc. is India's only online publisher of airfare specials, hotel deals, and great travel packages. No other website brings together travel deals specially tailored for India's travelers. Our goal is to work with travel companies to bring consumers the lowest fares and cheapest hotel rates tailored for India's growing travel population. In addition to publishing new deals daily at, every Monday Tripmela sends out the 10 Best Deals Weekly Newsletter, with the hottest specials for the week. Signup is free and tailored to India's travelers--no more sifting through travel deals to places you don't want to go. Tripmela also runs Searchmela (, a Megasearch comparison tool that lets consumers quickly and easily compare airfares from their favorite online travel agencies. Tripmela has offices in New York and Delhi.