Throughout the August yatra season, helicopters fly almost constantly ferrying pilgrims between Gulabgarh and the Chandi Mata site at Machail in just seven minutes. It's usually essential to book ahead, though ticke…
Namchi-based taxi driver Solomon has a modest car but he is a wonderfully careful driver who understands tourist needs and is ever patient with photo-stops and side trips.
Established, highly-regarded and professional outfit that offers Enfield motorbike tours, and rents and repairs Enfields too.
Because of the tense relations between India and Pakistan, few foreigners actually cross the international border between Attari and Wagah, 30km west of Amritsar.
Located near the post office, this remote booking counter has information on trains to and from Kolkata and Darjeeling, as well as reservation facilities.
Rents Enfields and other makes; owner Kaku has been in business 25 years.
This cable car runs up to Gun Hill from midway along the Mall.
Tiny enthusiasts' workshop doing Enfield rentals and repairs.
Enfield rentals and tours.
For West Bengal, Bhutan and Nepal, most transport starts from this relatively well-organised private jeep stand, tucked just off the main road 1.5km south of central Gangtok. Ticket booth 4 is for buses, others are …