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Last Updated : Jun 26,2021

यात्रा के लिए चावल रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao recipes in Hindi)
મુસાફરી માટે ભાત રેસીપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao recipes in Gujarati)

Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao | What biryani, rice and pulao Indian's travel with?

Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao | What biryani, rice and pulao Indian's travel with?

We start with South Indian rice for travel food. Since most ingredients used in this South Indian style tamarind rice are dried or pre-processed spices, it remains good for a long time and is ideal to pack and take along when travelling..

Chitranna RiceChitranna Rice

South Indian style tamarind rice is a perfect rice for Indian travel food. See our travel rice recipes for short distance travel and travel rice recipes for long distance travel.


5 reasons why rice is good for travel 

·        All recipes are simple to follow and make

·        No accompaniments needed with these recipes as its all one meal kind of recipes. 

·        Readily available ingredients at every house hold to prepare.

·        The recipes given under each category will stay according to the given period.

·        The packaging is also simple where there is no spillage of the food from the container.


Tendli Bhaat, Microwave RecipeTendli Bhaat, Microwave Recipe

Indian rice recipe for short distance travel

These recipes are very useful, if you are carrying it in a box for short travel, where in it will stay fresh for  good 3 to 4 hours . 


Carry Lilva Rice and experience is truly heavenly! lilva or fresh vaal is available only during a season that lasts three to four months, so make the most of it while it lasts.

 Lilva Rice ( Gujarati Recipe) Lilva Rice ( Gujarati Recipe)

Dal Khichdi an elaborate yet easy khichdi that makes a wholesome and delicious meal.

Dal KhichdiDal Khichdi


Bisi Bele Bhaat a traditional spicy rice dish from Karnataka is quite addictive –topped with lots of ghee and accompanied by fried papads and pickle. 

Bisi Bele Bhaat
Bisi Bele Bhaat


Ven Pongal Cooked rice and moong dal are flavoured with ginger, crushed peppercorns and cumin seeds, and garnished with ghee-roasted cashew nuts and curry leaves. 

Ven Pongal
Ven Pongal


Gujarati Masala Bhaat super easy to make, if you are an amateur cook you should basically start with this khaari bhaat as I am sure you cannot go wrong with this one.

Gujarati Masala Bhaat, Khaari BhaatGujarati Masala Bhaat, Khaari Bhaat


Indian rice recipe for long distance journey

Recipes where the dishes can stay with Tangy Kachi Keri Rice a traditional tempering and partially cooked raw mangoes give this rice a tangy flavour and exciting crunch. 

Tangy Kachi Keri RiceTangy Kachi Keri Rice


Amla Rice flavoured with grated amla and perked up with a crunchy seasoning of mustard seeds, dals and peanuts. This tangy Rice, punctuated by crunchy titbits like dal and peanuts. 

 Amla Rice, Gooseberry Rice Amla Rice, Gooseberry Rice

Tamarind Rice popularly known as puliyodharai, puliyogare, pulihora, puli sadam is a famous South-Indian tangy, spicy rice preparation. Puli” refers to Tamarind in Kannada, Telugu and Tamil.


This is best food for long hour journey travel. 

Tamarind RiceTamarind Rice


Coconut Rice a unique flavour, which sets it apart from other rice preparations. Here, in this delectable recipe, you will be able to savour the satiating texture and nutty flavour. 

Coconut RiceCoconut Rice

Quick rice, pulao recipe for tiffin, school or office

Vegetable Pulao loaded with veggies and flavoured subtly with a fine choice of spices, It is one dish that is famous all over the world.


South Indian Tava Rice Pulav no-fuss meal with a south indian flavour. You will love the aroma and flavour brought about by the simple tempering and peanut-sesame powder. 

Tava Pulao, Tawa Pulao Recipe Tava Pulao, Tawa Pulao Recipe


Curd Rice very simple dish made using the most basic ingredients, curd and rice with an authentic tempering does not take more than 15 minutes to cook. 

Curd RiceCurd Rice

Corn Methi Pulao sweetness of corn and the innate bitterness of methi complement each other well in this pulao. By using simple seasonings and the pressure-cooking technique.

 Corn Methi Pulao Corn Methi Pulao

Celery and Black Pepper Rice perked up with celery, garlic and pepper, is fortified with bean sprouts making this quick and easy Oriental dish a wholesome meal option. 


Rajma Chawal kidney beans is excitingly flavoured with a wide array of ingredients ranging from ginger and green chillies to tomatoes and onions, spices and masala powders too and then mixed with rice. 

 Rajma Chawal, Punjabi Rajma Chawal  Rajma Chawal, Punjabi Rajma Chawal


Elaborated pulao, biryani to carry for pot luck or get together lunches

Veg Hyderabadi Biryani an everlasting relic of the Moghul era that continues to live and breathe in innumerable restaurants and kitchens across the globe. Bean Sprouts Fried Rice relish this chinese delicacy, while also getting a health boost from the sprouts. 

 Biryani, Veg Hyderabadi Biryani Biryani, Veg Hyderabadi Biryani


Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao Tantalizingly tangy with a balanced touch of spices, this pulao has a distinct flavour, which everybody loves.

 Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao

Happy Cooking!


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Rice with Mixed Vegetables, Savoury Spicy Rice with Vegetables
Recipe# 2221
12 Mar 17

  This recipe has an associated video
 by Tarla Dalal
What a sumptuous treat this Savoury Spicy Rice with Vegetables is! Cooked rice and a colourful assortment of veggies are perked up with a flavourful paste of coconut and spices, and garnished with deep-fried onions. The addition of lemon juice helps to strengthen the flavour of the Rice with Veg ....
Masala Rice with Stuffed Vegetables
Recipe# 1583
24 Sep 14

 by Tarla Dalal
Stuffing vegetables with masala mixtures before sautéing is a common practice in Indian cuisine, as it imparts a deep and lingering taste to the vegetables, which may then be served as such or added to rice dishes or gravies. In this delicious preparation of Masala Rice with Stuffed Vegetables, the ....
Vaal Ni Dal No Pulao ( Gujarati Recipe)
Recipe# 624
23 Nov 14

 by Tarla Dalal
Rice and sprouted vaal waltz together to make a delectable one-dish meal! you can also make this pulao with only garlic and red chillies. Whichever way you make it, remember that the specialty of this dish is that it is to be cooked in oil unlike other rice preparations, which are usually cooked in ....
Bean Sprouts Fried Rice
Recipe# 31070
24 Jun 20

  This recipe has an associated video
by Tarla Dalal
Relish this chinese delicacy, while also getting a health boost from the sprouts. To keep the rice grains separate, spread the cooked rice on a tray and allow it to cool. Then, rub a little oil on the cooked rice and keep aside till you require it.
Celery and Black Pepper Rice
Recipe# 4168
10 Dec 15

by Tarla Dalal
World cuisine can sometimes be easier than you imagined, so easy that you will be comfortable enough to make something like this Celery and Black Pepper Rice during rush hour rather than the dal and chawal you are so familiar with. Rice, perked up with celery, garlic and pepper, is forti ....
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