Dapaexplorer represents and markets in Spain the services of India Travel Pundits, an incoming travel agency specialized in India.
Tropical or subtropical, we can count three different types of seasons:
- The cold season: between November and February. The decrease in temperatures can make the trip more pleasant except in the mountains.
Visa regulations: it is compulsory for Spanish passport holders and must be processed at last 5 days before arrival. It can be requested at: indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html. Passport should have at least six months validity from the date of arrival in India. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamping by the Immigration Officer.
Time zone: GMT +5.5. This means India is 4.5 hours ahead of Spain in summer months and 5.5 hours ahead in winter. There is no time change for energy saving in India.
Currency: The official currency is the Rupee. Main credit cards are accepted in hotels and other businesses. It is convenient to travel with Euros and change there to local currency, to the extent possible in different-value banknotes. ATMs are available in major cities.
At the time of writing this page the parity Euro = Rupee was the following: 1 EUR = 79.4680 INR
Check Life Exchange Rates at: www.xe.com
Electricity: 220 V
Internet: the use of Internet is widespread and it works without significant restrictions.
Vaccinations: None is mandatory for travelers coming from the European Union
Religion: Approximately 80% of the population of India practices Hinduism. Among the minority religions, Muslims stand out and only 6% practice other religions. Christianity is the third largest religion in India.