Kolkata the city of joy is visited by several foreigners all throughout the year. The second largest city of India has a pleasant climate and a number of tourist spots. The city is known for its rich cultural heritage, customs, traditions, literature, art, singing, painting and dancing etc. Being a metropolitan city of India it is well connected with all the major modes of transport. Howrah station is the largest railway station of India. The city which was the former capital of India has a rich historical background. There are many buildings and monuments that were constructed during the British regime like the Victoria Memorial which are visiting. The trams rattling on the roads of the city and the underground Metro Rail are something about which the city prides itself. There are other places in and around West Bengal like Darjeeling and other hill stations in the north which one should take a trip to. In south there are exotic sea beaches at Puri and Digha. You will be completely amazed at its enchanted beauty. The Indian railway is the third largest carrier of passengers throughout the globe. As such it is the most commonly used transport medium in India. People generally prefer railway for travelling within the country. The domestic tour operators provide attractive tour packages which include sightseeing, meals, hotel stays and travel fares. You can do book the hotels online for any place at no extra charges.
If foreigners are visiting India in large numbers, the Indians are also travelling to various countries round the world to perceive the heavenly beauty of the earth. Previously travelling to foreign nations was not very easy as it required a number of formalities to be completed. Moreover, it was highly expensive and only the elite class of people could afford it. But with the liberalization and cooperation amongst the nations, getting tourist visa has become easy. You can always take the help of international tour operators in arranging one for yourself. The cost of international tour has also reduced by a considerable amount. The operators also provide vital information on the basic laws and rules which a person needs to abide during the period of his stay. You need to get the currency converted well before your departure.
It is nearly impossible for anybody to perceive whole India during his whole lifetime because there is so much to observe. From Kashmir in the north to Kanyakumari in the south and from Arunanchal Pradesh in the east to Rann of Kutch in the west, every place is significant and worth visiting. Besides, one gets to lean so much as we come across different cultures and traditions. The domestic tour operators will also arrange for local taxis and cabs to travel to nearby places.
It is better to get acquainted with all the essential details of the country like climate, food, geographical regions, places worth visiting, local modes of transport and the political situation of the nation. Most international tour operators are multilingual i.e. that they well conversant in speaking many languages. Knowing the language of the country will definitely give you an added advantage.