India – towards the unknown

It is just impossible to get an insight into all aspects of life in this extremely diverse country during one visit. Therefore, you will have to choose between the investigation of the centuries-old culture, a vacation on a holiday resort or a pilgrimage tour to one of the world-famous sacred places.

As you can see on the map, India is washed by the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. To relax on the beach, you may go to Mumbai or to Goa renowned all over the world. The mostpopular places in this resort area are Colva, Miramar, Palolem and Calangute. However, among numerous Goa beaches, everyone can find a beach to his or her taste – from the beach where fun never stops to the quietest and deserted place.

If the purpose of your journey is to gain educational experience, the travel guide will recommend you to visit Taj Mahal Palace, which is recognized as one of the best architectural achievements of the country, Varanasi city which is as important for Hindu people as the Vatican is for Catholics, Amber Fort, Ajanta Caves, Jaisalmer Fort and other historicsites.

India is famous for its distinct culture. Some museums and palaces may be entered only if visitors are barefoot, and you will have to eat some foods only with your hands, because the locals are sure that all organs of sense, event fingers, should enjoy the food.

As for the transport< / strong>, India has well-developed railway and bus services, but experienced travelers recommend taking a taxi - it is cheap and much more convenient.

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Brief information
The abbreviation of the country, ISOIN
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TimezoneAsia/Kolkata
CitiesNew Delhi