India is a unique country which is so diverse that it often perplexed visitors. This country is blessed with geographic and socio-cultural diversity. This is a country where you will find lofty mountain peaks of Himalayas in north; vast stretch of Indian Ocean in south, old craggy mountains in center, arid sand desert in the west; pristine unexplored hills of northeast, river plains in the central India and many more geographic landscapes. India is therefore one of the very few countries with such a diverse geography. India is also blessed with an equally diverse culture. Each culture of India has distinct way of life, language, food habits, arts, dressing style, aspirations and traits. India is the world’s largest democracy that is highly secular and follows the welfare concept of state.
This country is a budding superpower and is already established as an important political, military and economical might in the world. India is also an Asian might and is held in high esteem in global affairs. This country has 18 officially recognized national languages. This country has many ethnic groups and sub groups and tribes. Despite being such a diverse country, India is standing united and growing strong with each passing day. India has a rich history and a glorious past that dates back to the Indus Valley Civilization. India is a country where you can make quick transition from modern comforts to old world charm. This is a land which is such diverse that on every nook and corner you will discover something fascinating. Modern day outsourcing, IT and liberal market economy has resulted in lots of investments by international MNCs which resulted in a new cultural fusion of modern day beliefs based on deep rooted traditions and family values.
Cricket and Bollywood is the national pastime of Indians. Politics dominates the discussions in India. Most Indians have now found affluence due to liberal market which has resulted in high purchasing parity; resulted in many international brands opening outlets in India. Supermalls and new hotels are growing at a phenomenal pace. India is thriving hard to get a permanent Security Council seat in UN. India is now growing at a steady pace and is looking towards its goal to be a superpower in near future. This is one country which offers such diverse and intense experience to tourist that it makes it one of the most appreciated countries in the world.
Things to do in India
Baywatch Resort, Goa Package
Airfare Delhi Goa Delhi. 3 Nights Accommodation in Baywatch Resort, Goa. Return Airport/Madgaon transfers by Air-condition vehicle on sharing seats basis. 03 Breakfasts, 03 Lunches and 03 Dinners. One half day Sightseeing tour.
by Air-condition vehicle on sharing seats basis which is followed 45 minutes boat cruise on river mandovi (subject to weather condition). Two bottles of mineral water in the room per day. A voucher for one ride (10 rounds only per person) at the famous Go Karte centre in Goa (subject to weather condition). House Brands alcoholic beverages daily at the Bar between 8.30 PM and 9.30 PM. Anti stress Indian Massage (15 min head and shoulder) at Life style spa at Baywatch Resort. 20% discount on MRP menu rates. Use of Swimming Pool, Gymnasium and Sauna. All presently applicable hotel and airline taxes. Should there be any further levy of Govt./statutory taxes/charges, the same shall be chargeable extra as and when applicable.
Cidade de Goa, Goa Package
Economy Class return Airfare on Indigo Airlines (Delhi - Goa - Delhi), 3 Nights accommodation in a well appointed Room, All Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) at either Laranja or Café Azul, Complimentary Return Airport transfers & One Half day Sightseeing tour by Air-Condition Vehicle, All Tours & Transfers on Sharing Seats basis, 20 minutes Head massage for two (once during the Stay), Happy hours at the Bar, Use of Kidade Room - Baby Sitting: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM (for Children below 6 years), 15% Discount at Clube Saude & Beauty Parlour, 15% Discount at Pavitra-Ayurveda Spa, Complimentary entry to Goldfinger Casino (once during the Stay) inclusive of Gaming Coupons worth Rs. 500 per Room, Use of Recreational facilities such as- Swimming Pool, day use of Tennis Court, Recreation Center & Gymnasium, Daily Live entertainment at the Resort, All presently applicable taxes.
The climate in India is highly influenced by the Monsoon. The Southwest monsoon is the more important one, as it causes rains over most parts of the country, and it lasts from June to September. It hits the west coast the most, as crossing the Western Ghats and reaching the rest of India is an uphill task for the winds. The Northeast monsoon hits the east coast between October and February, mostly in the form of occasional cyclones which cause much devastation every year. The only region that gets rains from both monsoons is Northeastern India, which consequently experiences the highest rainfall in the world. India experiences 3 main seasons – summer, rainy and winter. Summers started from Mid March and continue till early October. During this stretch rains occurred in the months of June, July and August. Winters set in Early October and drop lowest during the month of January.
Indian Cuisine is diverse like the entire country. Indian Cuisine can be divided into five sections – namely North Indian, South Indian, East Indian, West Indian and North East Indian. Each region has its own specialties and is further sub divided in regional cuisine. The Indian Cuisine is diverse and very rewarding in taste. Indian cuisine uses lots of spices as it is generally available. India is the best place to savor Indian Cuisine.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit India is in between the months of October to March. The temperature is cool as compare to the rest of the year. However, if you are planning to visit the North India during (December – January) is prepared to face intense cold climate. South and West Indian remain pleasant during the winters. In the summer season (May to September) could be trouble if you are visiting the South India. Month of June to September bring excessive rains and climate remains humid.
How to Reach
By Air: Best way to reach India is by Air. Regular international flights connect Indian cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmadabad and Trivandrum. Entire India is well connected by the Indian Railway network so travelling from one city to another city is much easier. Flights from Europe and US are now growing each year. Domestic airlines also cover almost entire India.