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...

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 4WDs to visit sites in the...

Tourist Information in Ellora

Ellora Visitor Centre

The visitor centre, 750m west of the site, was closed at the time of research, but it's worth visiting if it reopens for its modern displays and information panels, a 15-minute video presentation and two...

Tourist Information 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.

Post in Hikkim

Hikkim Post Office

Hikkim's small cluster of houses hides what is locally claimed to be the world's highest post office, 4440m above sea level. Some spoilsports say the post office at Everest Base Camp in Tibet is higher (5200m),...

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, Chaturbhuj Temple and Lakshmi Narayan Temple – is only sold at this ticket office...

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.

Permit Office in Kaziranga National Park

Kohora Range Office

This is where you pay the fees for safaris in the central Kohora Range. There's a safari jeep kiosk just in front. It's 700m south of the main road in Kohora village. The Kohora Range entrance gate is 2.5km from...

Telephone in Manali

AirTel Express

For a one-/three-month SIM Card (₹300/350) with unlimited Indian calls and 1.4GB per day data, bring one photo plus copies of your passport and visa to this small shop tucked into the little square where...

Tourist Information in Leh

Mantra Travel Lounge

An innovative approach to tourist information where you can ask questions of knowlegeable locals or simply meet fellow travellers in a cafe-style relaxation space with free, decent wi-fi and games to play....

Telephone in Kaza

Mahajan Communication

The PCO phone booth no longer works but the shop sells BSNL SIM cards for ₹250 including call time; take your passport and one photo.

Tourist Information in Kushinagar

Interpretation Centre

Has some interesting old photos of the 19th-century excavations and a short movie on the town's main sights.

Tourist Information in New Delhi

Haryana Tourism

This is the information and reservation office of the tourism department for the state of Haryana.

Tourist Information in Jammu

J&K Tourism

The J&K Tourism complex includes a simple reception centre, a taxi stand and a musty, institutional hotel hiding an old-school Indian bar.