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FAQ India

You are bound to have plenty of questions when planning a trip to India, there is so much to think about! But we can help.

Our India Travel Specialists have offered up their own personal advice for making your trip hassle-free and answered some of the most frequently asked questions from our travellers below.

Whilst we have done our best to cover as much as possible, if you are still left with questions please feel free to get in touch and we’ll gladly help.

Before departure

  • How long does my passport need to be valid for?
  • Do I need a visa to visit India?
  • Do I need travel insurance for my trip?
  • What to pack for India?
  • What vaccinations do I need to visit India?


  • What do I need to think about on the day of departure?


  • What language do people speak in India?
  • What is the food like in India?
  • What aspects of India culture do I need to take into account?


  • Is it safe to travel to India?
  • What do I do if I have a problem?

Tips and practical information

  • What is the local currency in India?
  • How does tipping in India work?
  • How do I dress in India?