There’s no place on earth like India.
This country is home to the world’s most spectacular architecture and colorful mix of cultures.
It is like a continent of its own. Each place offers unique experiences catered to different types of travelers.
Once you’ve arrived and fallen in love with India, you’ll want to keep coming back for more.
It is simply too big to fit in one trip.
Highlights & lowlights from Detourista adventures in India.
Taj Mahal at DuskView of Taj Mahal from Shanti Lodge Rooftop during Sunset in Agra, India
Chittorgarh FortGaumukh Reservoir in Chittorgarh Fort, Chittorgarh, India
Nakhoda MosqueNakhoda Mosque in Bara Bazar, Kolkata, India
Bahai Lotus TempleBahai Lotus Temple in New Delhi, India
Qutub MinarQutub Minar in New Delhi, India
Agra FortAgra Fort in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Thar Desert SunsetSunset at Bigi Sand Dunes in the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer, India
Jodhpur, The Blue CityOverlooking view of the blue city from Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Jodhpur Mehrangarh FortMehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Ranakpur Jain Marble Temple, Ranakpur, India
Lakeside view in UdaipurLakeside view in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Sunrise at Shiv Sagar LakeShiv Sagar Lake, Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh, India
Khajuraho TemplesKandariya Mahadeva and Devi Jagdamba Temple, Western Temple Group in Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh, India
Evening Puja at Tulsi GhatEvening Puja at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi, India
Mahabodhi Temple in BodghayaMahabodhi Temple in Bodghaya, Bihar, India
Victoria Memorial HallVictoria Memorial Hall along Cathedral Road in Kolkata, India
Ceiling art at Kolkata AirportCeiling art at Kolkata Airport in Kolkata, India
India Gate in New DelhiIndia Gate in New Delhi, India
Hawa Mahal at nightHawa Mahal at night in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Amber FortAmber Fort in Amber, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Jaisalmer Sandstone HousesPatwa Ki Haveli, Jaisalmer, India
Jaisalmer FortJaisalmer Fort in Jaisalmer, India
Gwalior FortressGwalior Fortress in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
Orchha FortressOrchha Fortress in Orchha, Madhya Pradesh, India
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How to go to India?
Arriving by air is the best way to get to India. Delhi and Kolkata airports are the primary flight hubs in north India. You can fly to Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore or Chennai if you’re bound for south India.
Major airlines in the country include Air India, SpiceJet, Jet Airways, IndiGo, GoAir, AirAsia & Vistara.
From the Philippines
Catch a connecting flight in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok or Hong Kong since there are no direct flights between Manila and Indian airports. Excluding time spent on transits, travel time from the Philippines to India should take 6–8 hours via Bangkok or 8–10 hours via Singapore/Kuala Lumpur.
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