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Is India affordable to visit?
India is one of the best and affordable tourist destination. India is rich in diversity in terms of geographical, cultural, foods, clothes and heritage etc. You will find different type of people, laguages, traditions and festival in different regions. For foreigners Indian is not only safe, but economical also as the currency denomination is less as compared to the most of Western (US Dollar) and European (Euro) nations.
Do I need the Visa to travel to India?
The answer is - If you are a foreigner, YES! India is a sovereign country and to visit India from any part of the world, you need to have a legitimate tourist Visa. To obtain Indian visa, contact Indian Embassy in your country.
Can I travel India during the Monsoon Season?
Monsoon is one of the prime time to visit India. Foreigners prefer to complete Golden Triangle Package Tour during Monsoon as Delhi, Agra and Jaipur are less rainy and many hotels announces a good amount of Monsoon Special Offer.
What is the best time to travel Rajasthan?
The best time to Travel Rajasthan is from end of October to end of March. During this time basicaly winter season prevails in Rajasthan and it is the best climate to roam around cities, palaces, lanes, deserts and sun dunes. After march it is summer with unbearable heat makes it impossible to travel around.
What are the major attractions in Delhi Tour?
Delhi is full of rich history. From the islamic era till date Delhi is the centre of attractions. There are so many things to see in Delhi that a week long Delhi Tour may not be adequate. However during your Golden Traiangle Tour you must not miss the major attractions of Delhi includes The Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, The Lotus Temple, India Gate, Jama Masjid, Humayun's Tomb, Akshardham Temple, Rajpath and Rashtrapati Bhavan, Gandhi Smriti and the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial, The Jantar Mantar Observatory, The Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum, The National Rail Museum etc.
What are the best sightseeing attractions of Jaipur?
Jaipur are one of the most visited tourist destination among Indian and foreigners. There are many things to explore in Jiapur like Jaipur City Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Birla Mandir, Rambagh Palace, Jantar Mantar, Jaigarh Fort, Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal Palace, Jal Mahal etc.
What are the best hotels to stay in Delhi?
Some of the best hotels to stay in Delhi are The Oberoi, The Park New Delhi, Hotel The Royal Plaza, The Lalit New Delhi, Lemon Tree Premier - Delhi Airport, Radisson Blu Plaza - Delhi Airport, Pride Plaza Hotel, Novotel, JW Marriott Hotel etc.
WHat is the best time to book Golden Triangle Tour Packages?
Though the three cities under Golden Triangle route are most visited among all over India, touring these place one have to be very cautious regarding season.
End of October - November to February and March is the best time to Travel Golden Triangle. This time weather is very pleasant, neither so warm in day time nor so cool at night. So it becomes quiet soothing for tourists to explore the sights and to get acquainted with Indian Culture and Heritage.
** Every October at Mehrangar Fort in Jodhpur, Rajasthan the International Folk Festival (RIFF) is held with traditional dancers, musicians and artists from all over the state. Lots of foreign travellers throng during this festive season in Rajasthan.
April to June is scorching heat is Delhi and the temperature could rise up to 45°C. As Delhi has an extreme climate, it’s less desirable time to do Golden Triangle Tour.
July to October is the monsoon season in north-west part of India. Due to monsoon, the downpour may be heavy during except desert scaped Rajasthan. However, drenching downpours do occur there also. For instance, a monsoon created knee-high floods in Jaipur in August 2012.
December & January its freezing cold in Delhi and Jaipur, the temperature may come down to below 4°C. Due to freezing cold and foggy weather visibility is less and difficult to explore historical sites at its best. Though hotels are cheap and some tour operators offer discounts which may be quite alluring.
Tips for Foreigners for Golden Triangle Tour?
⇢ Indian food is very spicy and pungency is quite natural. It is advisable to make it a habit gradually. Try peeled fresh fruit and foods that have been either boiled or fried. Use bottled water. Avoid road side junk foods and ice cream.
⇢ If you are planning to visit the Taj Mahal on Friday, leave it, because Taj Mahal is closed in every Friday.
⇢ India has a relatively modest culture. Wear decent clothes covering arms and legs. Remove your shoes before entering someone’s home or any sacred space like a temple, mosque etc. Also, if you see shoes outside a shop, it’s a sign to remove your own.
⇢ Always carry a route map with you or use a GPS device to locate yourself. Choose your route wisely.
⇢ If you are visiting Golden Triangle Tour in Summer, keep proper protection like cotton dress, sunscreen lotion, sun glasses. Drink adequate bottled water.
⇢ Keep your Passport, visa, identity proof with you all the time but be aware of pick pocketing.
⇢ Keep adequate money with you.