Apart from citizens of Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives (Nepali citizens are, however, required to get a visa if they enter via China), everyone needs to apply for a visa before arriving in India. Over 100 nationalities can obtain a 30-day...
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Plenty of international airlines service India, and overland routes to and from Nepal, Bangladesh, and Bhutan are all currently open. Flights, tours and other tickets can be booked online at www.lonelyplanet.com/bookings.
The best price found from United States to India is on February 3rd, 2019, travelling with jetBlue. See more options, compare prices and book: search flights.
Transport in India is frequent and inexpensive, though not always fast. Consider domestic flights or sleeper trains as an alternative to long, uncomfortable bus rides.
Air Flights available to most major centres and state capitals; cheap flights with budget airlines.
Train Frequent services to most destinations; inexpensive tickets available, even on sleeper trains.
Bus Buses go everywhere; some destinations are served 24 hours but longer routes may have just one or two buses a day.
Fascinating and thrilling; India will be even more astounding for children than for their wide-eyed parents. The scents, sights, and sounds of India will make for an unforgettable adventure and one that most kids will take in their stride.
India's economy is growing, and there is plenty of potential in the thriving job market. Websites where you can look at job opportunities include Transitions Abroad (www.transitionsabroad.com), Go Abroad (jobs.goabroad.com) and job portals such as Naukri (www.naukri.com). There are also...