Indian medical services are making progress in leaps and bounds, which is why it is the first choice of foreigners, especially from other Asian countries when it comes to advanced medical treatment. Furthermore, India’s powerful economy and hard-working people are the first choices of foreigners when it comes to setting up a business. And, the enchanting beauty of India is beyond description for a UAE citizen because of a large number of Islamic shrines, mosques, historical places and so on.
Due to all this, UAE citizens want to visit India, and it compels them to apply for an Indian visa. Taking this fact into account, the government of India has made it much easier for UAE nationals to get an India visa; they can apply for and get it online. They can receive its electronic form on their given email address on the approval of the visa application.
Designated airports and seaports for UAE citizens with the visa:
The following is a list of 28 airports and 5 designated seaports from where a UAE citizen 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 UAE citizens love to visit:
- The Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh
- Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh
- Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi
- Qutub Minar, Delhi
- Jama Masjid, Delhi
- Char Minar, Hyderabad
- Ajmer Dargah, Rajasthan
- The Red Fort, Delhi
Relations between India and the UAE
The ties between India and UAE (United Arab Emirates) never lose its strength due to cultural, religious and economic reasons. Most UAE citizens feel as if they were in their own country when visiting Islamic shrines and meeting Islamic scholars. Furthermore, they think of India first when it comes to medical treatment not only because of English-speaking doctors but also because of advanced technology and qualified and caring hospital staff
Famous cuisines and beverages of India: Rogan Josh, Mutton Curry, Gushtaba, Yoghurt Lamb Curry, Aab Gosht, kahwah, Sharbat, Biryani, Mughlai paratha, Keema and the list goes on.
Temperament of Indians:
Sympathetic, warm-hearted, welcoming and religious
Things to take into account when visiting India on an Indian visa:
- Never talk to the people from suspicious and unknown organizations or agencies
- Don’t, especially at night, go to unlit or dark areas alone.
- Don’t give money or food to monks or beggars coming to you for it; you should ignore and stay from them, as they can be thieves or snatchers.
- Don’t eat 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 keep your valid Indian visa in your pocket or purse to show it when asked.
- Always have some cash in your pocket every time when out because most small shopkeepers and rural-people accept only cash.
- Due to the cultural beliefs of Indians, never kiss or hug your better half publicly or in family restaurants. And, wear modest clothes when visiting religious places, shrines, etc.
- Remove your shoes or sleepers before entering religious places.
- Stay in only widely-known and registered places with trustworthy, clean records and security systems.