People from small countries and dependencies are always on the lookout for a thrilling experience and find India the ideal place for this purpose; the same is with Guernsey. Its people want to indulge in yoga activities, have an adventurous experience in the Jungles of India, seek spiritual comfort from its religious places and taste its mouth-watering delicacies.
That’s why the government of India has put this country in the list of those eligible countries whose citizens can apply for an Indian visa online, receive its electronic form, enter India and stay there for a fixed period of time to explore its incredible allure.
Designated airports and seaports for the Guernsey citizen with an electronic visa:
The following is a list of 28 airports and 5 designated seaports from where a Guernsey national can enter India when in possession of 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 Guernsey citizens enjoy visiting:
Some of the best tourist destinations in India are:
- Rishikesh, the yoga capital of the world
- Gir Sanctuary, Gujarat
- Ashtanga Institute, Mysore, Karnataka
- Andaman and Nicobar
- Bihar School of Yoga, Munger, Bihar
- Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
- The Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh
India and Guernsey relations:
INot much is known about the relations between India and Guernsey. But, people from Guernsey are always in quest of opportunities to visit India.
Famous cuisines and beverages of India Sambhar vada, Bombay Sandwich, Momos, vegetable soup, Kahwah, Bengali Rasgualla, Bhaang ki Chatni Pakode, Masala Dosa, idli, Shimla ki Khatti Dal, Butter chicken, Chhole Bhature, Gushtaba, Sambhar Vada, noodles, Halwa, Gushtaba, Raita, Lassi, Chur Chur naan, chicken soup, and the list goes on.
Temperament of Indians:
Warm-hearted, sympathetic, cooperative and religious.
What you must know when visiting India with an Indian visa:
- Avoid interacting with the people of suspicious and unknown organizations or agencies
- Never, especially after sunset, go to 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 from them, as they can be thieves or snatchers.
- Avoid eating oily and fried food during your visit, as it may lead to digestive issues.
- choose the season before visiting India for your convenience because some Indian places are very hot, cold and rainy.
- Always have your valid Indian visa in your pocket or purse to show it when asked.
- Always keep some cash in your pocket every time when out because most small shopkeepers and rural-people accept only cash.
- Taking the strict cultural beliefs of Indians into account, never kiss or hug your better half publicly or in family restaurants. And, wear modest clothes when visiting religious places, shrines, etc.
- Put off your shoes or sleepers before entering religious places.
- Stay in only widely-known and registered places with reliable, clean records and security systems.