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The Musafir Stories is an audio podcast that documents Indian travel tales. Each episode, we share the journey of travelers in their own words and relive their experience with you, our listeners. The sole aim of our podcast is to share the rich experiences of traveling in India and inspire listeners to take the leap of faith, grab those backpacks and set out to explore the beautiful and exotic country, India!

The Musafir Stories - India Travel Podcast Saif & Faiza

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.3 • 32 Ratings

The Musafir Stories is an audio podcast that documents Indian travel tales. Each episode, we share the journey of travelers in their own words and relive their experience with you, our listeners. The sole aim of our podcast is to share the rich experiences of traveling in India and inspire listeners to take the leap of faith, grab those backpacks and set out to explore the beautiful and exotic country, India!

    Rural Himachal with Priyanka Gupta

    Rural Himachal with Priyanka Gupta

    This week, The Musafir Stories speaks to traveller and writer Priyanka Gupta as she gives takes us around some villages in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh!

    • 47 min
    Arunachal Pradesh with Seema Misra

    Arunachal Pradesh with Seema Misra

    This week, The Musafir Stories speaks to author and writer and illustrator, Seema Misra as she takes us to the land of the rising sun, Arunachal Pradesh!

    • 59 min
    Allahabad with Aakash Mehrotra

    Allahabad with Aakash Mehrotra

    Allahabad, officially known as Prayagraj, is a city located in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Situated at the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna, and mythical Saraswati rivers, it holds significant religious and cultural importance in Hinduism. Known as the "Tirth Raj" or the "King of Pilgrimage Centers," it hosts the Kumbh Mela, the largest religious gathering in the world, every 12 years. The city is also renowned for its historic landmarks, including the Allahabad Fort, built by Mughal Emperor Akbar, and the iconic Anand Bhawan, the ancestral home of the Nehru-Gandhi family. With its rich heritage, religious significance, and political history, Allahabad remains a vibrant cultural hub in India.

    • 51 min
    Vengurla with Pranav Gogwekar

    Vengurla with Pranav Gogwekar

    "Join us on a captivating journey to Vengurla, a hidden gem nestled along the Konkan coast of Maharashtra, India. In this episode, we explore the pristine beaches, lush greenery, and rich cultural heritage that make Vengurla a must-visit destination for travelers seeking tranquility and adventure. From sampling delicious seafood to discovering ancient forts and temples, Vengurla offers a unique blend of relaxation and exploration. Tune in as we uncover the beauty and charm of this coastal paradise!"

    • 35 min
    Kannur with Muhammed Shihad

    Kannur with Muhammed Shihad

    Kannur, located in the northern part of Kerala, India, is renowned for its rich cultural heritage, pristine beaches, and historical significance. It's often called the "Land of Looms and Lores" due to its thriving handloom industry and folklore traditions. The region boasts scenic beauty with palm-fringed beaches like Payyambalam and Ezhara, and historic sites such as St. Angelo Fort and the Arakkal Museum. Kannur is also known for its Theyyam ritual art form, which is deeply rooted in local traditions and spirituality. The district is culturally vibrant and has played a significant role in shaping Kerala's history and identity.

    • 52 min
    Mussoorie - A short history with Anmol Jain

    Mussoorie - A short history with Anmol Jain

    Mussoorie, nestled in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan range, is a picturesque hill station in Uttarakhand, India. Known as the "Queen of Hills," it captivates visitors with its lush greenery, cascading waterfalls, and panoramic views of the Himalayas. The town's colonial charm is evident in its architecture, including landmarks like the Christ Church and the Mussoorie Library. From leisurely walks along the Mall Road to adventurous treks to the nearby peaks, Mussoorie offers a perfect blend of tranquility and excitement for nature enthusiasts and urban escapists alike.

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

Travel India ,

Informative

I have been listening to “The Musafir stories” for about a year now and really enjoy them! It transports me to India and these interesting and fun places that I would love to visit one day. The details about how to get there, places to stay, what to do there and of course the the local cuisine all make it so interesting! The tips from these interviews are valuable!
Thank you!!

Aniket-podcast ,

Insightful

Just heard two episodes so far (88, 100) but already liked it to give them a review. Soothing voices of Saif and Faiza and good discussions/questions with experts. Liked that its not just about travel itineraries but also about the history of the different places.

desijarman ,

Fantastic travel show

Loved Saif and Faiza’s laidback and friendly shows that explore so many places in India. Each episode makes me feel like I was there. I thoroughly enjoy each and every episode. Thanks guys.

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