Perfect Travels & Tours is one of Agra & Forts Travel Operator in India provides Agra forts travel tour, bikaner forts tour packages, Taj Mahal tour packages and Agra forts tour packages. We are listing few of the important things to be considered before or while travelling to India, these may come useful to you while travelling in India, which is bounded by its culture , tradition and religion. These regulations in the society may come as a cultural shock to most of you, but this is the lifestyle of Indians and is respected by all."
- Do some background reading before visiting India, so that your visit becomes a great experience, something you had never dreamt could happen to you.
- Don’t be concerned about living conditions in India. Our 5-star and 4-star hotels are of international standards and the comforts and cuisine they provide compare with any in the world. Deluxe and Palace hotels are a world apart and many have been accorded ‘Leading hotels of the World’ status. The 3-star hotels are there for the medium budget traveller, and 1-star and 2-star hotels, Travellers lodges, Tourist Bungalows, Holiday Homes, Youth hostels, YMCA/ YWCA’s, Homestay are for those with small budgets.
- Your travel arrangements should be made well in advance, especially if you are travelling between October- March (high tourist season) but get an advantage for rates during April- September (low season).
- If travelling by air, you should include one or more trips by rail or road so that you can experience rural India. When planning your trip, ask your travel agent to include an Indian fair or festival in your itinerary. Witnessing the colour and gaiety of these events is a great experience.
- At each city you visit, try and attend a folkloric or classical music, dance or drama program. Information on programs can be obtained from any India tourist office.
- English is spoken at almost all tourist centers, but you can also request us to book / Government trained and approved guides who also speak German, French, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Italian or Russian. Tour guides will help you not only in your sightseeing, but also help you understand India better.
- Indians are hospitable and friendly people, if they stare at you, do not consider it rude, it is only a matter of curiosity. A tourist need never be lost in India, most people are more than willing to go out of their way to guide you to your destination.
- If you want to meet Indians or go to an Indian home, contact us. We will arrange a visit.
- As with any foreign destination, the tourist is advised to drink bottled water, bottled drinks, coffee or tea. Most premier hotels have their own filtration system.
- Avoid eating spicy food all at one time soon after you arrive in India. Take one Indian dish only with each meal and ask the waiter to cut down on the chillies. Within a few days your system will get used to Indian food, one of the most delicious of world cuisine. It is advisable to stick to only cooked foods and to eat fresh fruits whose skin you can peel off or remove.
- Bring your own medicines, since all medications in India are locally manufactured and you may not find the same brand names. There are very good druggists and doctors everywhere, and they can advise on substitutes. If the necessity arises, ask your hotel to recommend a doctor.
- Do not forget to remove your footwear when visiting a place of worship or mausoleum. Also some temples do not permit any leather articles at all on their premises. Certain areas of temples are not open to Non-Hindus.
- Travel with a camera and a colour film. India is a land of sunshine and colour, begging to be photographed. Most type of films are available in India.
- Most cities have Beggar Homes to look after indigent persons and to teach them a trade, but professional beggars find begging more lucrative. If you wish to help them, do so through a recognized charitable organization, not by giving them alms.
- It is safe to travel in India, as you will find out for yourself. Even if you read of some trouble in any town or region, do not be discouraged, since most of India is safe at all times.
- Most museums in India are closed on Mondays and Site Museums, those near archaeological monuments, on Fridays. However, please check with us for timings.
- The electric current in India is 220/ 250 volts and 50 cycles. It is AC practically everywhere.
- India is a shoppers dream. Shopping is recommended from Government Emporium and suggested shops by us. Most of the large stores will ship your purchases for you, though, for convenience and to avoid postal delays, it is advisable to carry your shopping with you or to book it as baggage.
- Do not crowd too many places into your itinerary. Make sure that you get an occasional free half-day