India is an incredible country in terms of natural beauty and cultural richness, which cannot be described in words. One has to visit this wonderful land to experience it. India had always been the ultimate travellers' paradise attracting a large number of foreign tourists every year. People gravitate to India because of the culture, heritage, breathtaking landscape, and the socio-religious structure. All this defines the nation's identity and remains intact for more than 5000 years. India is the birthplace of two of the world's biggest religions (Hinduism and Buddhism) and also Jainism. India is also home to one of the world's few remaining communities of Parsis. India has so much to offer that it can be difficult to know from where to begin. India is an all-season destination. It is home to the seventh wonder of the world "Taj Mahal." India has a lot to attractions for tourists. In the north are the Great Himalayas and the Karakoram mountains, and in the south are the temples and beaches. On the west is the Thar Desert, and on the east are forests and wildlife parks. It has ancient monuments, religious landmarks, spectacular scenic beauty, and more to meet every visitor's needs. That is why it is called "Incredible India."
Capital: New Delhi
Time: Indian time is GMT+5.30 hours.
Currency: Indian notes come in Rs 1, Rs.2, Rs.5, Rs 10, Rs.20, Rs 50, Rs100, Rs 500, Rs 1000 and Rs 2000 denominations. Coins come in 50 p, Rs 1, 2 and 5 denominations.
Climate: India has five major seasons
Winter: October- February
Spring: March- April
Summer: May- mid-July
Rainy: Mid-July – mid-September
Autumn: Mid-September- October
The best time to visit India is between October to March.
People & Religion: India is a secular country where all the world’s religions exist, but the major part of the population follows Hinduism. Islam is the second major religion, followed by Sikhism and Buddhism.
What to Wear: Except for formal gatherings, informal clothes are accepted almost everywhere. Light casual clothes are preferable while traveling. While visiting temples and other religious monuments and gatherings, it is advisable to wear formal/Indian clothes. Warm garments are required in October-March. An umbrella and a raincoat is a must for the rainy season.
Places to Visit: Taj Mahal (Agra), Red Fort, Humayun Tomb, Parliament House (Delhi), Gateway of India, Elephanta Caves (Mumbai), Rajasthan, Rishikesh, Varanasi, Kerala, Amritsar, Goa, Darjeeling, etc.
Wonderland Treks and Tours has a variety of travel packages to meet your requirement. Choose from the best trips available according to your liking. We can also create customized packages for you. Get the most out of your trip and return time and again to this beautiful land for interesting experiences.