Advice & Travel Planning

Travel advice for your India trip

Explore India's travel advice and tips are based on our first hand experience from numerous trips to the country, both as tourists and on business, and will, hopefully, assist you in planning your trip.

We would welcome any additional travel tips and advice you might have.

India Accommodation guide

Indian Accommodation Guide

India offers a huge range of accommodation from the highest levels of luxury to more basic options. Overall, the quality you get for your money is extremely high. Here are a few notes to help you choose based on my personal experience. Read Indian accommodation guide ....

Tipping in India advice

Tipping makes many people feel awkward as there is uncertainty about whether it is appropriate at all and, if it is, how much to tip. Here I provide a few guidelines on the subject for your trip to India. Advice on tipping in Inida ...

 

Travel advice in India

Having been to India numerous times, and been heavily involved in planning trips for others, we have used our experience to provide some guidelines on planning your itinerary and travel. Travel Advice in India ...

Staying connected in India

Staying connected whilst you are on your India holiday is very high on most people’s priorities. It allows you to stay in touch with friends and family, but also, to get support should you need it. Here are a few tips on how to achieve this in India. Mobile phone and internet in India advice...

 

Indian National Parks advice

We love wildlife, and wild places, and have visited many of the great African national parks. We have now visited a large number of Indian Tiger parks and had a wonderful time. The parks, and the way of viewing the wildlife, is quite different from Africa though so I have decided to share some notes on how to get the most from your time in Indian parks. Indian National Parks advice ...

Eating out in India

Food in India is generally very good and great value with a huge variety of places to eat out. Eating out in India...

Shopping in India advice

India is a fabulous place to shop, with a huge range of high quality goods on offer. If you want something you will find it here. Advice on shopping in India ...