India has always had a soft attitude towards backward countries like Burundi, which is why its people find India the best place for tourism, medical and business purposes. Due to this, the demand for an Indian visa at always at the peak in Burundi.
Being very well aware of this fact, the government of India included this African country in the list of eligible nations whose citizens can apply for an India visa online to receive its electronic form to enter and stay in India for a fixed period of time.
We have provided you a list of designated airports and seaports for the Burundi citizen with an electronic visa for India:
There is a list given below of 28 airports in alphabetical order and 5 designated seaports from where a Burundi national can enter India when having a valid e visa for India:
Airports: Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bag Dogra, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Chennai, Chandigarh, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Gaya, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Port Blair, Pune, Tiruchirappalli, Trivandrum, Varanasi and Visakhapatnam.
Seaports: Cochin, Goa, Mangalore, Chennai and Mumbai.
Famous places in India loved by people of Burundi:
Some of the best tourist destinations in India are:
- Jim Corbett, Uttarakhand
- Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh
- Manali, Himachal Pradesh
- Haridwar, Uttarakhand
- Jammu and Kashmir
- Kolkata, West Bengal
Relations between India and Burundi:
Innumerable important diplomatic visits have taken place between India and Burundi. In 2006, the Defence Minister Germain Niyoyankana came to India. India was the second largest import source in this African country in 2015. Indian medical services and world-class education are the main reasons for attracting Burundians. The High Commission of Kampala granted 447 student visas to Burundian people between 2012 and 2014. Moreover, 205 medical visas were issued too. The Indian people living in Burundi are mostly traders and businessmen.
Famous cuisines and beverages of India: Singori, Lucknowi Kebabs, Kafuli, Kahwah, Shikanji, Phaanu, Paneer Tikka, Chom Chom, Baadi, Paneer naan, Kandale ka Saag, Non-veg Momos, Squid, Malai Kofta, Chainsoo, Kadhi Chawal, Sandesh, Lassi, and so on.
Temperament of Indians:
Soft-natured, welcoming, helpful and generous.
Things to be taken into consideration while visiting India:
- Don’t pay attention to and talk or talk only when it’s urgent, to the people of suspicious and unknown organizations or agencies
- Never, especially after sunset, roam in unlit or dark areas alone, especially girls.
- Don’t give money or food to monks, clerics or beggars coming to you for it; you should ignore and stay away from them, as they can be thieves or snatchers.
- Don’t indulge in eating oily and fried food during your visit, as it may lead to digestive issues.
- Choose the season before visiting India taking into account convenience and present health conditions because some Indian places are very hot, cold and rainy.
- Always remember to keep your valid Indian visa in your pocket or purse and show it to officials when asked.
- Remember to keep some cash in your pocket when visiting backward areas because most small shopkeepers and rural-people accept only cash, not online payments.
- Given the strict cultural beliefs of Indians, never hug and kiss your better half publicly or in family restaurants. And, wear modest clothes when visiting religious places, shrines, etc.
- Always remember to take off your shoes or sleepers before entering religious places.
- Stay in only well-known and registered places with reliable, clean records and security systems.