The currency used in India is the rupee. As of July, 2015: 1 CAD = 51.42 INR
Visa, Mastercard and the US Dollar are widely accepted in India, and ATMs are also available in major centres. Talk to your Adventure Specialist for recommendations.
The official language of India is Hindi with 14 other languages.
The population of India is 1.25 billion as of 2013.
A valid passport and tourist visa is required to enter the country. The passport must be valid for at least 180 days from the date of entry into India and contain two blank pages for a visa. Travellers should check with the High Commission for the Republic of India and its consulates, for up-to-date information.
• Varies greatly depending on which region you visit
• Three main seasons: hot, wet (monsoon) and cool
• South India is tropical, Central India is temperate and the Desert (northwest) and Himalayas (far north) have a sub-tropical climate.
The best time to visit India is between the months of November and February when the weather is much cooler, however, Northern India can be cold depending on what altitude you are in. During the spring is when India is very hot and humid and throughout the summer is monsoon season, so it is best to go when it is more comfortable during our winter.
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