Which Domestic Airlines is Best in South India?
Hi travelling to Mumbai next week and have been looking at news articles regarding money shortages after withdrawal of larger notes. Kind of getting a mixed picture. What is actually happening? Is cash available at ATMs? Would I be able to get money at the airport? I have been to India a lot and understand that cash is still the main way to pay for goods and services, so therefore feeling a bit concerned. Any help/tips appreciated.
need help in planning an itenary for the road trip in dec 2016, via car starting from chennai for 2 weeks. which way to head - towards goa/ kerela/ coorg/ munnar? we are not very touristy and prefer offbeat locales, serene nature and natural beauty
I landed in Mumbai yesterday and it seems difficult to find places that'll take my 2000 rupee note, which is all I have. Can anyone off suggestion as to how I might be able to do so? I'm told that the ATMs only dispense 2000 as well. Thanks in advance. :)
Hi. I'm traveling to India tomorrow morning and intend to purchase a SIM card for my trip. However, I've heard that tourists with e-Visas are being given SIM cards upon arrival:
Is there validity to this?
Best ladies shopping place for famous suits and sarees in kolkata, India ?
I have an Indian 30 day rail pass with 11 journeys. I have just been sent the PNR numbers and told to verify them on the indianrail.gov.in site. This site has been unavailable for the past 5 days. Help please!
Does anyone know what the current situation is in India regarding the Indian rupees?
Hi I want to backpack by myself around the south of India My main goals on this journey are to jungle treck, see some temples and go to an ashram.
Money for the journey (flights apart) : 900£ Planning to stay 1 month.
Arrive: 10th jan airport kochi Leave: 10th feb airport Goa Stop by:
-Munar, Kerala for jungle trecking
- Coimbatore to stay at a ashram for a few days - Mysore. for city seeing, temples, markets etc. - Hampi, for bouldering, monkey temple, lake. - Palolem, touristy easy going to party bit, chill and then fly home.
Any traveller that could give me any tips, tell me whether this is not enough time, the journey too long, too little money, better places to see..... ANYTHING HELPS! thank you
Here is the route on google maps
I am about to apply online for an etourist visa from the U.K. I am visiting India in January for 27 days. I believe once the application is approved I print off the visa and carry with my passport on entry into India.
A friend has worried me by saying I have to visit the High Commision in London to have the visa entered in my passport! Surely that defeats the whole idea of an e visa
I have bought a double necklace of white pearls with silver clasp at Guwahati airport and paid about 130.- USD. It's quite heavy. Are real pearls for this price?
We arrive Delhi Airport Feb 13th. We don't like the chaos of obtaining a taxi at the airport.
We need to go to The Lemon Tree Hotel in Manesar. Could somebody please advise a good reliable driver/car who can meet us at arrivals clearly displaying our names so we can approach.
How much should the car/driver cost for this trip.
Hello everyone. I will be traveling to Mumbai-Jaipur-Delhi in two weeks. I have read the previous post regarding the currency issues but can anyone provide an update on the situation?
Hopefully I will reach Kolkata airport on 16th Dec, 2016 with my family (my 2 kids and wife). One of my kid is 11 years and other is 7 years.
We have a holiday 10 - 12 days. My wife likes to visit Taj Mahal, Agra.
After that we like to visit naturally beautiful places and want to spend few days there; such as - hill areas or sea shores.
In India, my plan is to travel long distant places by train.
On my way back, we would like to stay in Kolkata 1 / 2 days. We have tried to make a plan but cannot do that ourselves.
It would be great help if we get hints how to make our trip worth and enjoyable in India.
I am making two overnight journeys on trains in India. Is food available and does it need to be preordered?
I need to make a payment to this company. They ask me to enter INR and to use MasterCard. I will be using a UK card so in GBR. They say bank automatically converts! Does anyone have experience of this please.
Is december a suitable month to visit New Delhi - Rishikesh- Agra? Need advice on appropriate 3 star hotel for 2 adults and 2 children aged 13 and 17 in New Delhi near shopping centres and tourist attractions.
I am planning a 15 day solo trip to Rajasthan and want to visit all the historical places. Please suggest a reference book or Guide Book
I will travel my first time to India (2 days in Calcutta and Sikkim).
Perhaps I will buy a good tea, tee, saffron and some indian spices.
What other things can you recommend to buy in India?
Thanks in advance.
Can You recommend (or not) massage in India?
What's an average price of 1 hour full body massage?
Hi everyone, I will be going with my partner to goa on the 2nd of January for around a week. Any places you recommend to sleep at?
Visa from Indian Embassy in HCMC
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Hi there, I'm a UK citizen and I had my passport and wallet stolen in HCMC. I've now got an emergency passport and am in the process of getting all the visas I need for my onward journey.
However I'm a bit confused... My flight back to the UK involves a one and a half hour stop over in Delhi to change planes. On the UK gov site it says that people travelling on an ETD ( emergency passport) need a visa and TWO ETD's - one to enter Delhi and one to leave Delhi. I'm having trouble finding out if this is true as I've had no reply to my emails and can't get through on the phone to the Indian Embassy. Can anyone help?
We are traveling in a tour group in India 11/11/2016 to 17/11/2016. Tour group company wanted our Visas asap so applied on line and all went perfectly smooth. Visas were granted, however it states that we can arrive between 8/10/2016 (date of the application) and 11/11/2016 (date of our arrival by plane, if the plane arrives on time and is not delayed to the next day or so). This did not seem right so emailed them only to be told the ETA date could not be changed.
We think someone has made a mistake with our dates but are having trouble sorting it out!
Has anyone else experienced this with the dates on their application???
im thinking to go to India next 2 weeks , i don't know if there is domestic tourism agency to organize my tour all over india or what and what is the best places to visit and what is the best place to shop especially to buy gold , and is it save country or what
We want to go from Aurangabad to Bijapur with a car + driver and drop.
Which price could we expect for a normal car (2 or 3 persons)
I want a plan a trip to Goa with my friends, and require some help with planning for the whole trip.
We are all from Delhi, and we need all kinds of details given on how to plan a trip to Goa from traveling from Delhi to sightseeing in Goa and coming back home.
We are not too sure on how many days we should stay in Goa as well, so all the information provided such as places to see and things to do will allow us to find out what the duration of our holiday would be.
Did anyone ever have this problem? I will land in India on the 16th of December and flying out 15th January at 1:50am. Would this be counted as 31 days? Since the visa clearly indicates as 30 days or does the 30 day count once you check in [ so I would do so before midnight] Any help would be great as I am worried they wont approve my application of the E Visa.
Agra is famous for Taj Mahal. Will anyone please tell me how many other places is famous in agra. ?
Hi I am Thomas Hanson working in Neches Engineers.Can any one suggest me to visit in Rajasthan India.
Hi I am NItish Reddy Kotha want to know the best place with family tour in India's state Delhi and Haryana.
NItish Reddy Kotha