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India Travel Guide

Resources, Articles & Tips

General Information

  • National Portal of India - Everything you need to know about India all in one site created and maintained by the Indian Government.
  • Oanda - Currency Converter - This amazing site even has wallet size conversion chart that can be printed out so that you don't have to bumble about with a calculator during your trip.

Getting There & Around

  • Indian Airlines - India's national domestic flight carrier with connections between over 70 cities.
  • Indian Rail - The official website of India's state-run rail system with service commuter and luxury service throughout the country.
  • Arriving in India - An overview of Air, Land and Sea options for arriving in India including links to all major national airlines.

Hotels & Restaurants

  • Youth Hostels - The official website of the Youth Hostels Association of India.

Language Related

  • Languages of India - The awesome Ethnologue Database. Includes entries on India's various national languages, including Hindi.
  • An Introduction to Hindi - Though not the official language, Hindi is most widely used throughout India. This site is a brief introduction to it's scripts and pronunciation as well as its relation to other languages of India.

News & Culture

  • Indian Culture - A comprehensive guide to various elements of India's diverse culture. Includes links to religions, temples, popular artists and more.
  • The Times of India - India's leading publication of breaking news, views, reviews and more.

Staff Picks

Travel & Tourism

  • Incredible India! - The official website of the Indian Government's Ministry of Tourism.
  • Tour India - A beginner's guide to touring India and its various regions.

India Travel Articles


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