Medical in Bhopal

Sambhavna Trust Clinic

The remarkable, donation-funded Sambhavna Trust Clinic treats 150 to 200 Union Carbide disaster victims per day using yoga, ayurvedic treatments, conventional medicine and herbal remedies. Visitors are welcome and d…
Permit Office in Pachmarhi

Bison Lodge

The lodge was built by Captain Forsyth for his own use in 1862, and also housed the region's Forest Department for more than half a century. This is where you must come for permits and jeeps to visit sites in the Pa…
Tourist Information in Ellora

Ellora Visitor Centre

Ellora’s impressive visitor centre, 750m west of the site, is worth dropping by to put the caves in historical context. It features modern displays and information panels, a 15-minute video presentation and two gall…
NGO in Mapusa

Goa Foundation

The most active of Goa's environmental action groups, the Goa Foundation is responsible for a number of conservation projects since its beginnings in 1986.
Exchange in Old Delhi (Shahjahanabad)

Baluja Forex

Permit Office in Leh

Indian Mountaineering Federation – Leh Office

The IMF's Leh representative, Sri Sonam Wangyal, was the youngest man to scale Mt Everest back in 1965. His house-office, tucked incongruously into the Mentokling Restaurant yard, can swiftly (within minutes) organi…
Ticket Office in Orchha

Ticket Office

The ticket for Orchha’s sites covers seven monuments – the Jehangir Mahal, Raj Mahal, Raj Praveen Mahal, camel stables, chhatris (cenotaphs), Chaturbhuj Temple and Lakshmi Narayan Temple – and is only for sale at th…
Post in Hikkim

Post Office

About 6km south of Langza, just below the road to Komic, Hikkim's small cluster of houses includes what's claimed to be the world's highest post office, 4440m above sea level. Apparently there's a considerably highe…
Immigration in Gangtok to Mangan


Issues permits for Dzongu and far northern Sikkim, but you'll need an agency to apply on your behalf. If you're staying at the Wongden Homestay and organising a trip through them, it might be possible to organise pe…
Post in Srinagar

Main Post Office

The main post office is ringed with walls and razor wire with customers searched before being allowed through the main Bund-side entrance.