INDIA - !ncredible India
India provides a contrast of some of the most ancient and amazing cultures, fascinating languages, exotic styles of dress and almost every type of scenery. From spectacular landscapes, wildlife, great architecture, warmth and traditional hospitality, to the sun, sand and surf, India has it all. India is the land of variety and it would take you more than a life time to explore and discover the country. Every holiday provides a stimulating cultural experience.
India is a vast place of diversity with unforgettable adventure awaiting around every corner. India has exhilaratingly rich history with a number of exquisite ancient palaces, awe-inspiring monuments, temples and colonial buildings.
Visit the popular ‘Golden Triangle’ of bustling Delhi, Agra and the pink city of Jaipur and see the inspiring Taj Mahal. Take a trip to the lively and colourful city of Mumbai with its towering skyscrapers sitting alongside ramshakle bazaars and home to the famous Bollywood and don’t miss bustling Kolkata. Sun worshippers will enjoy the palm-fringed beaches of Goa and Kerala.
Away from the beaches and big cities, India is home to the towering peaks of the Himalayas and has a varied landscape of pine forests, orchards, tea plantations and meadows. Visitors can board a boat on the sacred Ganges, take a camel safari in the deserts of Rajasthan, see the tropical fish, coral and exotic plant life whilst snorkeling in the Andaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal, play golf on the highest golf course in the world at Gulmarg or go mountaineering or trekking at Sikkim.
India is a shoppers paradise, tourists can bargain in the bazaars for an array of goods including beautiful Persian rugs, fabrics, silverware, gems and spices. Nightlife is centered around the major cities of Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata where there is an abundance of bars, nightclubs, performing arts and cultural shows. Take part in the colourful Hindu religious festivals in Kolkata or experience the fascinating Jaisalmer Desert Festival in Rajasthan.
The weather in India is hot throughout the year, with an average temperature of around 25Oc. There are regional variations in the weather, the coolest time of year is from December to February, very hot weather is between March and June and monsoon rains are between June and early October.
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