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Welcome to India.......
A land of stupendous dimension-colourful, exotic, traditional, modern....
The destination of the millenium, India meets the expectations of every type
With her varied topography, picturesque valleys, high mountain peaks and cascading
rivers, she never ceases to surprise tourists with her kaleidoscopic attractions.
The pomp and pageantry of India's festivals and local fairs are matched by the
warmth and hospitality of her people who welcome tourists with open hearts and
The shopping scene in India is a journey through centuries- embracing old traditional
crafts and artistic skill. A land for recreation, adventure and business, India
is an interesting amalgamation of tradition and modernity.
Here is a comprehensive information which aims to make your stay in India enjoyable
India is probably the only country with the largest and most diverse mixture
All the five major racial types - Australoid, Mongoloid, Europoid, Caucasian
and Negroid - find representation among the people of India.
India's currency is the Rupee,
abbreviated as Rs. One Rupee is equal to 100 Paise
Coins are in denominations of 10, 25 & 50 Paise & l, 2 & 5 Rupees.
Notes are in denominations of Rs. 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500.
Hot tropical weather with variations from region to region. Coolest weather
lasts from November to mid-March, with cool, fresh mornings and evenings and
dry, sunny days. Really hot weather, when it is dry, dusty and unpleasant, is
between April and June. Monsoon rains occur in most regions in summer between
June and September.
Western Himalayas: Srinagar best from March to October. July to August
can be unpleasant; cold and damp in winter. Shimla is higher and therefore colder
in v inter and places like Pahalgam. Gulmarg and Manali under several feet of
snow (December to March) and temperatures in Ladakh can be extremly cold. The
road to Leh is open from June to October.
Northern Plains: Extreme climate, warm inland from April to mid-June
falling to almost freezing at night in winter, between November and February.
Summers hot with monsoons between June and September.
Central India: Madhya Pradesh State escapes very worst of hot season
but monsoons are heavy between July and September. Temperatures fall at night
Western India: November to February is most comfortable, although evenings
can be cold. Summers can be extremely hot with monsoon rainfall between mid-June
Southwest India: The most pleasant weather is from November to March.
Monsoon rains between late April and July. Summer temperatures hot as high as
Northern India although humidity is extreme. Cooling breezes on coast . Inland,
Mysore and Bijapur have pleasant climates with relatively low rainfall.